How to Win Cassiopeia vs Gwen Counter Matchup Cassiopeia is in the s tier of champions

Cassiopeia vs Gwen

How to Beat Gwen as Cassiopeia in LoL Gwen is in the b tier of champions
Mage
Fighter Assassin

How to Beat Gwen as Cassiopeia

based on 579 Cassiopeia vs Gwen matchups
Win Rate
53.2 %
K/D/A
2.22
Pick Rate
2.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of recently ranked League games each week. Within our dataset, Cassiopeia fought Gwen 579 times. Including so many games with Cassiopeia versus Gwen gives us a lot of faith in our capacity to provide informative data and a pro build to wreck your foe. This particular champ pairing is relatively rare. Cassiopeia has to counter Gwen in only 2.1% of her matches.

Cassiopeia vs Gwen Matchup Summary

Cassiopeia has done a good job of beating Gwen. Normally, she wins a fantastic 53.2% of games the champs battle one another in. In Cassiopeia against Gwen games, Cassiopeia’s side is 0.0% more probable to gain first blood, indicating that she probably will be able to get first blood against Gwen.

Best Cassiopeia vs Gwen Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
Sapphire CrystalAmplifying Tome

Core Cassiopeia Items

~22 Mins
Liandry's AnguishRylai's Crystal ScepterZhonya's Hourglass

Optional Items

Demonic EmbraceSeraph's Embrace

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror Presence of MindLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Resolve ConditioningOvergrowth
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Cassiopeia's passive ability p
Cassiopeia q ability q
Cassiopeia w ability w
Cassiopeia e ability e
Cassiopeia's ultimate ability r
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E
2
Q
3
W
4
E
5
E
6
R
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E
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Q
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E
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Q
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R
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Q
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Q
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Gwen as Cassiopeia

Tips for Playing as Cassiopeia against Gwen

Lead your enemy when targeting with Noxious Blast to ensure the hit.

Use Twin Fang on poisoned stationary targets like monsters and units stunned by her Petrifying Gaze for maximum damage.

Advice to Win Against Gwen

Gwen must hit something to recast her Ultimate, try to evade her between casts.

Gwen needs to attack a few times to set up her damage, so try to get the jump on her.

Gwen's Hallowed Mist shroud will only follow her once, after that it will dissipate when she leaves.

Cassiopeia vs Gwen Counter Stats

Cassiopeia Image
Win Rate
53.2 %
VS
Win Rate
46.8 %
Gwen Image
6.9
< Kills >
6
6
< Deaths >
6
6.4
< Assists >
4.7
1.58
< Killing Sprees >
1.36
169
< Minions Killed >
165
0.19
< Dragons Killed >
0.18
0.45
< Inhibitors >
0.53
614
< Physical Damage >
2,962
21,128
< Magic Damage >
12,882
565
< True Damage >
5,980
22,308
< Damage Dealt >
21,825
23,831
< Damage Taken >
29,665
11,655
< Gold Earned >
11,760
1.88
< Towers >
2.38
0.06
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
5,402
< Total Healing >
5,838
14,077
< Experience >
14,522
19
< Vision Score >
17
9
< Wards Placed >
8
394
< Time Dealing CC >
107

How to Counter Gwen with Cassiopeia in LoL

The stats provided here underscore some valuable Cassiopeia against Gwen counter statistics that can help you grasp the differences and similarities between the two. For instance, Cassiopeia’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Gwen’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Cassiopeia may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Gwen..

Cassiopeia often has a similar longest killing spree as her foe does. Typically, she receives less damage than Gwen. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also imply that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Cassiopeia and Gwen

Damage Types Compared

Cassiopeia
Gwen
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cassiopeia
Gwen

Who is Better, Cassiopeia or Gwen?

Both League champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Cassiopeia usually wins when taking on Gwen, with a 53.2% win rate. Thus, Cassiopeia makes a great counter to Gwen.

While Cassiopeia does have a higher win rate compared to Gwen, when on opposite teams, Cassiopeia also has a much greater learning curve that makes her a more time consuming champion to learn and master. You should be be fine when picking Cassiopeia into Gwenas her relative depth means that you may not be able to reach her full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Cassiopeia also has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Gwen. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Cassiopeia vs Gwen matchups, Cassiopeia is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.

Cassiopeia is a great counter for Gwen. Focus your actions on keeping up your CS and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Cassiopeia against Gwen.

Additional Information for Cassiopeia Players

How We Calculated Our Cassiopeia vs Gwen Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Gwen as Cassiopeia, we analyzed 579 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 Cassiopeia 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

If you would like to truly master Cassiopeia to counter Gwen during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions displayed above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cassiopeia on average accumulates a similar amount of CS as Gwen. Champs who typically don't get many minion kills typically don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers reported here to do well.

The most important items to use in your Cassiopeia versus Gwen build consist of Liandry's Anguish, Rylai's Crystal Scepter, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Cassiopeia included at least these three items in her build, she performed significantly better vs Gwen than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Cassiopeia had an average winrate of 53.2% when countering Gwen with this counter build.

To have the highest chance of vanquishing Gwen as Cassiopeia, you should use the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Conditioning, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players chose for Cassiopeia vs Gwen face-offs, this mix of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 53.2% win rate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Gwen as Cassiopeia are displayed for all skill levels, merged. To filter the statistics and builds to a specific player tier, you can use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.