Alistar vs Gwen Counter Build

How to Win Alistar vs Gwen Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Gwen as Alistar in LoL

How to Beat Gwen as Alistar

3,198 Alistar vs Gwen Matchups Analyzed

We summarize our counter statistics from the millions of rated League rounds that we get from Riot Games every week. This guide on how to beat Gwen as Alistar came out of an evaluation of 3198 ranked matches where both champions battled each other. This matchup is fairly rare. Alistar is forced to battle against Gwen in only 2.5% of his games.

Alistar does a decent job of countering Gwen. On average, he wins a acceptable 51.6% of matches the champions oppose each other in. In Alistar vs Gwen games, Alistar’s side is 0.0% more likely to gain first blood, indicating that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Gwen.

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Best Alistar Items to Counter Gwen

The top items to focus on in your Alistar versus Gwen build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Zeke's Convergence, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Alistar used at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better vs Gwen than with most other common builds. In fact, Alistar boasted an average winrate of 58.3% battling Gwen with this build.

Best Alistar Runes to Counter Gwen

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Nimbus Cloak Rune Nimbus Cloak
Celerity Rune Celerity
Waterwalking Rune Waterwalking
Hextech Flashtraption Rune Hextech Flashtraption
Future's Market Rune Future's Market

To have the greatest chance of beating Gwen as Alistar, you should take the Phase Rush, Nimbus Cloak, Celerity, Waterwalking, Hextech Flashtraption, and Future's Market runes from the Sorcery and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune sets players chose for Alistar vs Gwen battles, this combination of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 53.2% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the best Gwen runes to fight back against Alistar in order to help you understand how she will probably be setup versus your champion.


1.8 | Alistar Gwen | 5.7


5.9 | Alistar Gwen | 6


13.2 | Alistar Gwen | 5.4

Alistar vs Gwen Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here clarify some influential Alistar vs. Gwen counter stats that can help you understand the distinctions between the two. As an example, Alistar’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.5 is greater than Gwen’s ratio of 1.9, demonstrating that Alistar may be more central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Gwen. This observation is largely a result of the differences in assists.

Alistar often has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, he takes less damage than Gwen. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the champion with higher health has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.

In Alistar vs Gwen matchups, Alistar usually earns much less CS than Gwen. Champions who on average do not finish with many minion kills usually do not need much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. They are capable of scaling well off their abilities and first items alone. Although, champs with large numbers of minion kills, such as ADCs, typically have to have a lot of items to be useful. In either case, work to best the averages displayed here to do well.

If you need to view Alistar x Gwen tips and builds for a an individual rank, feel free to choose one from the selection menu provided above. At first, the statistics and guides displayed are calculated using all rounds completed with both champs.

Num. Killing Sprees

0.32 | Alistar Gwen | 1.3

Largest Multi-Kill

0.84 | Alistar Gwen | 1.45

Damage Dealt

7,150 | Alistar Gwen | 18,210

Damage Taken

20,588 | Alistar Gwen | 25,714

Healing Done

7,599 | Alistar Gwen | 7,629

Vision Score

44 | Alistar Gwen | 17

Gold Earned

7,387 | Alistar Gwen | 10,783

Minions Killed

33 | Alistar Gwen | 135

Dragons Killed

0.03 | Alistar Gwen | 0.3

Barons Killed

0.01 | Alistar Gwen | 0.09


1.89 | Alistar Gwen | 2.21


0.5 | Alistar Gwen | 0.47

CC Duration (sec)

94 | Alistar Gwen | 116

Experience Earned

9,556 | Alistar Gwen | 13,103

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 3,198 Alistar vs Gwen matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Gwen as Alistar comes from real data and is not the fabrication of some random LoL player, as some other sites provide. You can use the filters at the top of the page to view the most relevant stats and items to your rank.