League of Legends Champion Swain Swain is in the b tier of champions

Swain

Mage Fighter
Swain is a mage Role mage
Difficulty Hard
Power Spike Early-Game
Ravenous Flock ability p
Death's Hand ability q
Vision of Empire ability w
Nevermove ability e
Demonic Ascension ability r
support
middle

Swain Counters

based on 51,286 matches
Win Rate
51.4 %
Pick Rate
8.8 %
Ban Rate
5.8 %

How We Analyze Our Counter Swain Data

We analyze millions of League of Legends games each week, pulled directly from Riot Games, to determine the best and worst Swain counters. At this moment, our detailed counter Swain data is based on 51,286 recent games and will show you which champions have the highest and lowest win rates against them.

Swain Counters Summary

In the selected support lane, Swain is strongest against Annie and Braum, with win rates of 71.9% and 61.0%, respectively. Swain an excellent counter pick to both of these champs. Yet, he is weakest in support lane against Brand and Vel'Koz. You should be careful about playing Swain into either of these two champs.

Swain Matchups in Lane

Additional Info for Swain Players

Swain Counters Summary (Continued)

The top champs not in lane to counter Swain include Aphelios, Zeri, and Xayah. These champs are all great at countering Swain with decent win rates over 55%. Even if these Swain counter picks are not picked in the same position as you, it's not a good idea to take him into these matchups. They will most often crush Swain.

Conversely, if the opposing team brings either Kog'Maw or Kennen, Swain mains should strongly consider taking him, as he easily destroys these selections with win rates over 57% against each ofthem.

How to Counter Swain

How to Use this Countering Swain Guide

To see the details and best Swain counter builds for a specific matchup, you can click the related row in one of the tables above. If you want specific Ashe counters not highlighted above, you may use the filters below to find details on your specific Swain matchup.

To limit the Swain counters to a particular ranked tier only, pick the desired tier from the dropdown menu above. The recommended champion counters will be revised. If you would like great champion pairings for your own allies to advance your win percentage, take a look at our Swain synergies.

We comb through millions of League of Legends matches pulled directly from Riot Games servers each week to give you an advantage. We analyze the data using advanced algorithms to bring you the most accurate Swain counters online. Having evaluated so many matches gives us lots of faith in our conclusions.

All Swain Matchups

The Swain counter matchups shown below include data from Silver+ tiers and champions in all positions. Click an individual Swain matchup to see a detailed build, stats, and advice to win your next fight. You will also have the opportunity to further refine your tier selection.

Swain vs Braum
Braum 667 Games
In Game
59.8 %
Swain vs Aphelios
Aphelios 1,904 Games
In Game
59.5 %
Swain vs Azir
Azir 1,461 Games
In Game
58.7 %
Swain vs Galio
Galio 1,149 Games
In Game
58 %
Swain vs Alistar
Alistar 1,108 Games
In Game
57.6 %
Swain vs Ryze
Ryze 727 Games
In Game
57.4 %
Swain vs Zeri
Zeri 666 Games
In Game
56.9 %
Swain vs Gragas
Gragas 970 Games
In Game
56.7 %
Swain vs Malphite
Malphite 1,727 Games
In Game
56.5 %
Swain vs Kennen
Kennen 658 Games
In Game
56.5 %
Swain vs Twisted Fate
Twisted Fate 997 Games
In Game
56.4 %
Swain vs Corki
Corki 447 Games
In Game
56.2 %
Swain vs Jarvan IV
Jarvan IV 1,410 Games
In Game
55.8 %
Swain vs Lissandra
Lissandra 952 Games
In Game
55.7 %
Swain vs Rammus
Rammus 2,006 Games
In Game
55.7 %
Swain vs Lee Sin
Lee Sin 2,590 Games
In Game
55.7 %
Swain vs Nautilus
Nautilus 3,295 Games
In Game
55.6 %
Swain vs Gwen
Gwen 738 Games
In Game
55.4 %
Swain vs Xayah
Xayah 1,065 Games
In Game
55.3 %
Swain vs Rumble
Rumble 826 Games
In Game
55.3 %
Swain vs Rengar
Rengar 1,586 Games
In Game
55.2 %
Swain vs Malzahar
Malzahar 2,055 Games
In Game
55.2 %
Swain vs Poppy
Poppy 1,132 Games
In Game
54.8 %
Swain vs Syndra
Syndra 2,762 Games
In Game
54.7 %
Swain vs Kalista
Kalista 973 Games
In Game
54.6 %
Swain vs Bard
Bard 1,312 Games
In Game
54.6 %
Swain vs Cho'Gath
Cho'Gath 1,265 Games
In Game
54.5 %
Swain vs Sion
Sion 2,775 Games
In Game
54.5 %
Swain vs Riven
Riven 1,416 Games
In Game
54.4 %
Swain vs Qiyana
Qiyana 923 Games
In Game
54.4 %
Swain vs Thresh
Thresh 3,585 Games
In Game
54.3 %
Swain vs Shen
Shen 2,073 Games
In Game
54.3 %
Swain vs Sejuani
Sejuani 2,190 Games
In Game
54.2 %
Swain vs Gnar
Gnar 973 Games
In Game
54.2 %
Swain vs Rakan
Rakan 1,023 Games
In Game
54.2 %
Swain vs Talon
Talon 1,161 Games
In Game
54.1 %
Swain vs Yuumi
Yuumi 3,497 Games
In Game
53.9 %
Swain vs LeBlanc
LeBlanc 1,453 Games
In Game
53.7 %
Swain vs Wukong
Wukong 1,174 Games
In Game
53.7 %
Swain vs Yasuo
Yasuo 4,728 Games
In Game
53.6 %
Swain vs Vi
Vi 2,296 Games
In Game
53.5 %
Swain vs Akshan
Akshan 1,369 Games
In Game
53.5 %
Swain vs Senna
Senna 3,499 Games
In Game
53.4 %
Swain vs Leona
Leona 2,724 Games
In Game
53.4 %
Swain vs Renekton
Renekton 1,894 Games
In Game
53.4 %
Swain vs Nocturne
Nocturne 2,368 Games
In Game
53.2 %
Swain vs Vex
Vex 3,202 Games
In Game
53.2 %
Swain vs Annie
Annie 1,212 Games
In Game
53.1 %
Swain vs Urgot
Urgot 1,836 Games
In Game
53.1 %
Swain vs Tryndamere
Tryndamere 1,725 Games
In Game
53.1 %
Swain vs Lucian
Lucian 2,596 Games
In Game
53 %
Swain vs Varus
Varus 2,641 Games
In Game
53 %
Swain vs Volibear
Volibear 2,679 Games
In Game
52.9 %
Swain vs Vayne
Vayne 3,480 Games
In Game
52.8 %
Swain vs Nasus
Nasus 3,338 Games
In Game
52.8 %
Swain vs Kai'Sa
Kai'Sa 8,669 Games
In Game
52.8 %
Swain vs Ivern
Ivern 441 Games
In Game
52.8 %
Swain vs Samira
Samira 3,733 Games
In Game
52.7 %
Swain vs Ahri
Ahri 2,497 Games
In Game
52.7 %
Swain vs Akali
Akali 3,763 Games
In Game
52.7 %
Swain vs Orianna
Orianna 1,071 Games
In Game
52.7 %
Swain vs Shaco
Shaco 3,150 Games
In Game
52.6 %
Swain vs Maokai
Maokai 5,127 Games
In Game
52.6 %
Swain vs Ezreal
Ezreal 5,921 Games
In Game
52.6 %
Swain vs Lulu
Lulu 2,833 Games
In Game
52.6 %
Swain vs Hecarim
Hecarim 3,474 Games
In Game
52.6 %
Swain vs Illaoi
Illaoi 1,754 Games
In Game
52.6 %
Swain vs Ziggs
Ziggs 1,192 Games
In Game
52.5 %
Swain vs Nilah
Nilah 1,382 Games
In Game
52.5 %
Swain vs Nidalee
Nidalee 949 Games
In Game
52.4 %
Swain vs Xin Zhao
Xin Zhao 812 Games
In Game
52.3 %
Swain vs Pantheon
Pantheon 3,170 Games
In Game
52.3 %
Swain vs Jinx
Jinx 3,555 Games
In Game
52.3 %
Swain vs Ornn
Ornn 2,284 Games
In Game
52.2 %
Swain vs Tahm Kench
Tahm Kench 1,139 Games
In Game
52.2 %
Swain vs Graves
Graves 4,829 Games
In Game
52.1 %
Swain vs Teemo
Teemo 3,054 Games
In Game
52.1 %
Swain vs Pyke
Pyke 2,988 Games
In Game
52.1 %
Swain vs Blitzcrank
Blitzcrank 3,582 Games
In Game
52.1 %
Swain vs Skarner
Skarner 378 Games
In Game
52.1 %
Swain vs Sivir
Sivir 3,082 Games
In Game
52 %
Swain vs Neeko
Neeko 995 Games
In Game
51.9 %
Swain vs Rell
Rell 721 Games
In Game
51.9 %
Swain vs Kled
Kled 871 Games
In Game
51.9 %
Swain vs Rek'Sai
Rek'Sai 872 Games
In Game
51.9 %
Swain vs Yone
Yone 4,265 Games
In Game
51.8 %
Swain vs Taliyah
Taliyah 1,068 Games
In Game
51.8 %
Swain vs Udyr
Udyr 4,811 Games
In Game
51.8 %
Swain vs Irelia
Irelia 2,608 Games
In Game
51.8 %
Swain vs Nunu & Willump
Nunu & Willump 1,428 Games
In Game
51.8 %
Swain vs Viego
Viego 2,677 Games
In Game
51.7 %
Swain vs Darius
Darius 4,692 Games
In Game
51.7 %
Swain vs Amumu
Amumu 4,694 Games
In Game
51.7 %
Swain vs Jax
Jax 2,647 Games
In Game
51.6 %
Swain vs Jayce
Jayce 748 Games
In Game
51.6 %
Swain vs Renata Glasc
Renata Glasc 1,811 Games
In Game
51.6 %
Swain vs Zac
Zac 2,452 Games
In Game
51.5 %
Swain vs Vladimir
Vladimir 3,067 Games
In Game
51.4 %
Swain vs Draven
Draven 2,992 Games
In Game
51.4 %
Swain vs Elise
Elise 1,041 Games
In Game
51.3 %
Swain vs Trundle
Trundle 2,394 Games
In Game
51.3 %
Swain vs Kassadin
Kassadin 1,209 Games
In Game
51.3 %
Swain vs Kayn
Kayn 4,086 Games
In Game
51.3 %
Swain vs Zoe
Zoe 1,050 Games
In Game
51.2 %
Swain vs Lux
Lux 6,856 Games
In Game
51.2 %
Swain vs Caitlyn
Caitlyn 8,489 Games
In Game
51.2 %
Swain vs Kayle
Kayle 1,710 Games
In Game
51.2 %
Swain vs Jhin
Jhin 6,716 Games
In Game
51.1 %
Swain vs Ashe
Ashe 6,249 Games
In Game
51 %
Swain vs Dr. Mundo
Dr. Mundo 1,423 Games
In Game
51 %
Swain vs Gangplank
Gangplank 2,357 Games
In Game
51 %
Swain vs Kha'Zix
Kha'Zix 2,021 Games
In Game
51 %
Swain vs Zed
Zed 3,570 Games
In Game
51 %
Swain vs Sett
Sett 5,507 Games
In Game
50.7 %
Swain vs Karthus
Karthus 1,237 Games
In Game
50.6 %
Swain vs Garen
Garen 4,081 Games
In Game
50.6 %
Swain vs Aatrox
Aatrox 5,130 Games
In Game
50.6 %
Swain vs Anivia
Anivia 1,559 Games
In Game
50.5 %
Swain vs Diana
Diana 3,623 Games
In Game
50.5 %
Swain vs Fizz
Fizz 1,851 Games
In Game
50.4 %
Swain vs Warwick
Warwick 3,072 Games
In Game
50.4 %
Swain vs Master Yi
Master Yi 3,591 Games
In Game
50.4 %
Swain vs Olaf
Olaf 1,580 Games
In Game
50.3 %
Swain vs Karma
Karma 2,157 Games
In Game
50.3 %
Swain vs Tristana
Tristana 4,895 Games
In Game
50.2 %
Swain vs Lillia
Lillia 2,248 Games
In Game
50.1 %
Swain vs Twitch
Twitch 3,838 Games
In Game
50.1 %
Swain vs Viktor
Viktor 3,985 Games
In Game
50 %
Swain vs Kindred
Kindred 2,036 Games
In Game
49.9 %
Swain vs Miss Fortune
Miss Fortune 10,119 Games
In Game
49.9 %
Swain vs Zilean
Zilean 1,980 Games
In Game
49.8 %
Swain vs Singed
Singed 1,600 Games
In Game
49.8 %
Swain vs Janna
Janna 2,624 Games
In Game
49.8 %
Swain vs Veigar
Veigar 2,768 Games
In Game
49.8 %
Swain vs Camille
Camille 1,551 Games
In Game
49.6 %
Swain vs Katarina
Katarina 2,688 Games
In Game
49.6 %
Swain vs Taric
Taric 1,016 Games
In Game
49.6 %
Swain vs Soraka
Soraka 3,213 Games
In Game
49.5 %
Swain vs Sona
Sona 1,882 Games
In Game
49.5 %
Swain vs Aurelion Sol
Aurelion Sol 186 Games
In Game
49.5 %
Swain vs Bel'Veth
Bel'Veth 3,094 Games
In Game
49.5 %
Swain vs Xerath
Xerath 2,714 Games
In Game
49.4 %
Swain vs Ekko
Ekko 3,706 Games
In Game
49.4 %
Swain vs Yorick
Yorick 2,176 Games
In Game
49.3 %
Swain vs Seraphine
Seraphine 3,457 Games
In Game
49.3 %
Swain vs Fiora
Fiora 2,768 Games
In Game
49.1 %
Swain vs Evelynn
Evelynn 1,227 Games
In Game
49.1 %
Swain vs Morgana
Morgana 4,352 Games
In Game
49.1 %
Swain vs Quinn
Quinn 840 Games
In Game
49 %
Swain vs Nami
Nami 2,943 Games
In Game
48.9 %
Swain vs Kog'Maw
Kog'Maw 883 Games
In Game
48.7 %
Swain vs Shyvana
Shyvana 1,576 Games
In Game
48.6 %
Swain vs Fiddlesticks
Fiddlesticks 2,309 Games
In Game
48.5 %
Swain vs Sylas
Sylas 4,791 Games
In Game
48.5 %
Swain vs Mordekaiser
Mordekaiser 5,138 Games
In Game
48.4 %
Swain vs Vel'Koz
Vel'Koz 1,794 Games
In Game
48.4 %
Swain vs Brand
Brand 3,199 Games
In Game
48.1 %
Swain vs Zyra
Zyra 3,036 Games
In Game
47.9 %
Swain vs Heimerdinger
Heimerdinger 1,671 Games
In Game
47 %
Swain vs Cassiopeia
Cassiopeia 1,057 Games
In Game
46.6 %