How to Win Ashe vs Kai'Sa Counter Matchup Ashe is in the a tier of champions

Ashe vs Kai'Sa

How to Beat Kai'Sa as Ashe in LoL Kai'Sa is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Kai'Sa as Ashe

based on 11,719 Ashe vs Kai'Sa matchups
Win Rate
51.7 %
K/D/A
2.48
Pick Rate
6.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of ranked League matches each week. In our data, Ashe faced off against Kai'Sa in 11719 matches. Using so many games with Ashe vs Kai'Sa gives us faith in our ability to provide useful statistics and a recommended build to annihilate Kai'Sa. This particular counter matchup is relatively uncommon. Ashe is forced to battle against Kai'Sa in only 6.6% of her matches.

Ashe vs Kai'Sa Matchup Summary

Ashe does a decent job of beating Kai'Sa. On average, she wins a acceptable 51.7% of matches the champs clash against each other in. In Ashe versus Kai'Sa matches, Ashe’s team is 0.0% more probable to gain first blood, implying that she probably will be able to get first blood against Kai'Sa.

Best Ashe vs Kai'Sa Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordBerserker's Greaves

Core Ashe Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerInfinity EdgePhantom Dancer

Optional Items

Wit's EndAxiom ArcRunaan's HurricaneGuinsoo's Rageblade

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Ashe to level up w
>
Second ability for Ashe to level up e
>
Last skill for Ashe to max out q

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo TriumphLegend: AlacrityCoup de Grace
Inspiration Magical FootwearApproach Velocity
AttackSpeed Adaptive HealthScaling
Ashe's passive ability p
Ashe q ability q
Ashe w ability w
Ashe e ability e
Ashe's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
E
3
Q
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
E
9
W
10
E
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R
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E
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E
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Q
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Q
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R

Guide to Countering Kai'Sa as Ashe

Tips for Playing as Ashe against Kai'Sa

Volley arrows are blocked by the first enemy they hit, so keep your distance to avoid having them all absorbed by enemy frontliners.

Hawkshot reveals units in brush. If a team fight is occuring in the jungle it can give you a significant advantage.

Try to fire Enchanted Crystal Arrow in the same direction enemies are moving, so it is more likely to hit.

Advice to Win Against Kai'Sa

Kai'Sa is very vulnerable to getting outranged by mages and long range carries.

Make sure to place wards in your blind spots so you can see Kai'Sa coming.

Kai'Sa is very good at picking off isolated enemies. Stick together against her.

Ashe vs Kai'Sa Counter Stats

Ashe Image
Win Rate
51.7 %
VS
Win Rate
48.3 %
Kai'Sa Image
4.8
< Kills >
8.2
6.2
< Deaths >
6.1
10.6
< Assists >
6
1.09
< Killing Sprees >
1.88
111
< Minions Killed >
173
0.17
< Dragons Killed >
0.27
0.51
< Inhibitors >
0.5
13,826
< Physical Damage >
12,776
3,024
< Magic Damage >
5,450
980
< True Damage >
1,846
17,830
< Damage Dealt >
20,073
17,884
< Damage Taken >
19,966
10,451
< Gold Earned >
12,869
2.13
< Towers >
2.22
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.08
1,740
< Total Healing >
2,930
11,946
< Experience >
12,769
34
< Vision Score >
18
14
< Wards Placed >
9
575
< Time Dealing CC >
30

How to Counter Kai'Sa with Ashe in LoL

The stats shown here feature several valuable Ashe against Kai'Sa matchup stats that can help us distinguish the distinctions between this set of champions. Ashe’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Kai'Sa’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Ashe may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Kai'Sa. This observation is in large part fueled by the differences in assists.

Ashe typically has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than her matchup does. Commonly, she takes a similar amount of damage to Kai'Sa. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also imply that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Ashe and Kai'Sa

Damage Types Compared

Ashe
Kai'Sa
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Ashe
Kai'Sa

Who is Better, Ashe or Kai'Sa?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Ashe usually wins when facing off against Kai'Sa, with a 51.7% win rate. Therefore, Ashe makes a good counter to Kai'Sa.

While Ashe does have a higher winrate than Kai'Sa, when on opposite teams, Ashe also has a lower learning curve that makes her a less complex champ to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Ashe into Kai'Sa.

Moreover, Ashe has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Kai'Sa. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Ashe vs Kai'Sa matchups, Ashe is the better champion with a higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.

Ashe is a decent counter to Kai'Sa. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on increasing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Ashe against Kai'Sa.

Additional Information for Ashe Players

How We Calculated Our Ashe vs Kai'Sa Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Kai'Sa as Ashe, we analyzed 11,719 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 Kai'Sa as Ashe 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To truly master Ashe to counter Kai'Sa during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips displayed here, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Ashe often racks up less CS relative to Kai'Sa. Champs who on average don't take much CS usualy don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require many items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to focus on in your Ashe versus Kai'Sa build include Kraken Slayer, Infinity Edge, and Phantom Dancer. When Ashe included at least these three items in her build, she performed significantly better countering Kai'Sa than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Ashe boasted an average win rate of 51.7% when countering Kai'Sa with this build.

To have the greatest probability of beating Kai'Sa as Ashe, Ashe players should take the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Magical Footwear, and Approach Velocity runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune builds players chose for Ashe vs Kai'Sa battles, this set of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 51.7% win rate overall.

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