Blitzcrank vs Swain Counter Build

How to Win Blitzcrank vs Swain Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Swain as Blitzcrank in LoL

How to Beat Swain as Blitzcrank

7,256 Blitzcrank vs Swain Matchups Analyzed

We produce our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked League of Legends matches that we get from Riot Games each week. Our guide on how to beat Swain as Blitzcrank resulted from an analysis of 7256 ranked matches where both champions clashed against each other. This matchup is fairly rare. Blitzcrank encounters Swain in only 3.1% of his matches.

Unfortunately, Blitzcrank has done a dismal job of beating Swain. Normally, he wins a lowly 47.9% of matches the champions face off with each other in. In Blitzcrank versus Swain matches, Blitzcrank’s team is 0.1% more expected to earn first blood, implying that he most likely will get first blood versus Swain.

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Best Blitzcrank Items to Counter Swain

The top items to use in your Blitzcrank versus Swain build consist of Locket of the Iron Solari, Frozen Heart, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Blitzcrank included at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better countering Swain than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Blitzcrank boasted an average win rate of 60.6% when countering Swain with these items in his kit.

Best Blitzcrank Runes to Counter Swain

Aftershock Rune Aftershock
Demolish Rune Demolish
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Unflinching Rune Unflinching
Hextech Flashtraption Rune Hextech Flashtraption
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery

To have the greatest chance of crushing Swain as Blitzcrank, you should equip the Aftershock, Demolish, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Hextech Flashtraption, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune sets players chose for Blitzcrank vs Swain LoL games, this order of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 52.7% winrate overall.

We have also included the top Swain runes to fight Blitzcrank to help you realize how he will probably be played versus your champ.


2.6 | Blitzcrank Swain | 5.8


6.5 | Blitzcrank Swain | 7.1


12.7 | Blitzcrank Swain | 11.3

Blitzcrank vs Swain Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here underscore some valuable Blitzcrank against Swain counter stats that may help you figure out the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Blitzcrank’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.4 is nearly equal to Swain’s ratio of 2.4, showing that Blitzcrank may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Swain..

Blitzcrank often has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, he receives a similar amount of damage to Swain. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also illustrate that the champion with more health has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.

In Blitzcrank vs Swain matchups, Blitzcrank typically totals fewer minion kills than Swain. Champs that don't finish with many minion kills usually do not need much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are able to scale properly off of their abilities alone. Although, champs with large amounts of CS, such as carries, typically need a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, work to do better than the values displayed here to do well.

If you would like to see Blitzcrank x Swain tips and matchup stats and build suggestions for a a specific rank, please choose one from the selection menu provided above. By default, the statistics and guides given are calculated using every game played with both champions.

Num. Killing Sprees

0.48 | Blitzcrank Swain | 1.33

Largest Multi-Kill

0.93 | Blitzcrank Swain | 1.44

Damage Dealt

9,388 | Blitzcrank Swain | 21,671

Damage Taken

20,813 | Blitzcrank Swain | 22,447

Healing Done

1,774 | Blitzcrank Swain | 5,882

Vision Score

40 | Blitzcrank Swain | 34

Gold Earned

7,863 | Blitzcrank Swain | 9,952

Minions Killed

33 | Blitzcrank Swain | 66

Dragons Killed

0.05 | Blitzcrank Swain | 0.11

Barons Killed

0.01 | Blitzcrank Swain | 0.03


1.32 | Blitzcrank Swain | 1.89


0.37 | Blitzcrank Swain | 0.47

CC Duration (sec)

136 | Blitzcrank Swain | 213

Experience Earned

10,326 | Blitzcrank Swain | 11,463

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 7,256 Blitzcrank vs Swain 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 Swain as Blitzcrank 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.