The Best LoL Champions to Synergize and Counter Kayn
416,206 Kayn Counters and Matchups Analyzed
To determine the most and least advantageous counters for Kayn, we checked the results of 416,206 recently finished, ranked League of Legends games. We found which champs have the highest and lowest win rates versus him. Additionally, we isolated those few that are good companions and who could help stop your champion from being countered. Having analyzed so many games leaves us with a lot of certainty in our conclusions.
As shown above, Master Yi is the best to face off against Kayn with a 53.7% win percentage against him. In a close second and third place, Fiddlesticks and Nocturne are the next scariest counters to Kayn. They have win rates of 52.3% and 51.6%, respectively. You should not take him into a round where one of these champs has been selected.
Who Counters Kayn
Who Kayn Counters
On the other hand, if you are facing off against Lee Sin, you should anticipate doing much better. Kayn counters them with a much higher win rate of 52.8%. Similarly, you can anticipate doing very well when facing Hecarim and Shaco. These champs have the next lowest winrates when countering Kayn.
If you are looking for great champ pairings for your own allies to increase your win percentage, take a look at the champion synergies below.
Kayn Team Synergies
Regardless of his lane, he does best when on the same team as Brand. This pairing usually enhances his average win rate by a few percent. Zyra and Ziggs are also superb champs to fight alongside.
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We comb through millions of League of Legends matches pulled directly from Riot’s servers each week. We analyze the data using advanced algorithms to bring you the most accurate Kayn counters online.
Guide to Countering Kayn
- You can see a visual indicator when Kayn is traveling through terrain near you.
- Kayn counters squishy champions. He is weak against tanky champs with CC. If you are a tank, cover your carries!
- Pressure Kayn early on. He is weak before he transforms into his final form.
- Hard CC will end Shadow Step immediately.