How to Win Cassiopeia vs Kai'Sa Counter Matchup Cassiopeia is in the s tier of champions

Cassiopeia vs Kai'Sa

How to Beat Kai'Sa as Cassiopeia in LoL Kai'Sa is in the b tier of champions
Mage
Marksman

How to Beat Kai'Sa as Cassiopeia

based on 1,849 Cassiopeia vs Kai'Sa matchups
Win Rate
53.5 %
K/D/A
2.15
Pick Rate
6.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked LoL games each and every week. In our dataset, Cassiopeia engaged Kai'Sa in 1849 rounds. Having so many matchups for Cassiopeia versus Kai'Sa provides us confidence in our ability to prepare actionable statistics and a recommended build to defeat Kai'Sa. This counter matchup is relatively uncommon. Cassiopeia is forced to battle against Kai'Sa in only 6.6% of her matches.

Cassiopeia vs Kai'Sa Matchup Summary

Cassiopeia has done a good job of countering Kai'Sa. On average, she wins a whopping 53.5% of the time the champions oppose one another in. In Cassiopeia vs Kai'Sa rounds, Cassiopeia’s side is 0.1% less probable to earn first blood, indicating that she most likely won't be able to get first blood against Kai'Sa.

Best Cassiopeia vs Kai'Sa Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeDark Seal

Core Cassiopeia Items

~22 Mins
Liandry's AnguishSeraph's EmbraceVoid Staff

Optional Items

Rylai's Crystal ScepterZhonya's HourglassDemonic EmbraceMorellonomicon

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
Sorcery Manaflow BandTranscendence
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
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Q
3
W
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E
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E
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R
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Guide to Countering Kai'Sa as Cassiopeia

Tips for Playing as Cassiopeia against Kai'Sa

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 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.

Cassiopeia vs Kai'Sa Counter Stats

Cassiopeia Image
Win Rate
53.5 %
VS
Win Rate
46.5 %
Kai'Sa Image
6.9
< Kills >
8.1
6.2
< Deaths >
5.9
6.4
< Assists >
6.1
1.59
< Killing Sprees >
1.83
169
< Minions Killed >
177
0.17
< Dragons Killed >
0.28
0.48
< Inhibitors >
0.52
606
< Physical Damage >
13,341
21,364
< Magic Damage >
5,506
580
< True Damage >
1,934
22,552
< Damage Dealt >
20,781
24,110
< Damage Taken >
19,595
11,739
< Gold Earned >
12,895
1.91
< Towers >
2.18
0.07
< Baron Takedowns >
0.09
5,302
< Total Healing >
2,820
14,234
< Experience >
12,801
19
< Vision Score >
19
9
< Wards Placed >
9
421
< Time Dealing CC >
31

How to Counter Kai'Sa with Cassiopeia in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here underscore some valuable Cassiopeia vs. Kai'Sa matchup stats that may help you figure out the differences between the pair. Cassiopeia’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Kai'Sa’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Cassiopeia may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Kai'Sa..

Cassiopeia usually has a similar longest kill spree as her matchup does. Commonly, she receives more damage than Kai'Sa. This typically indicates differing health capacities, but it can also imply that the champ with increased health has less agility and thus is unable to escape further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Cassiopeia and Kai'Sa

Damage Types Compared

Cassiopeia
Kai'Sa
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cassiopeia
Kai'Sa

Who is Better, Cassiopeia or Kai'Sa?

Both LoL champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Cassiopeia usually wins when taking on Kai'Sa, with a 53.5% win rate. As a result, Cassiopeia makes a great counter for Kai'Sa.

While Cassiopeia does have a higher winrate than Kai'Sa, when they face off with one another, Cassiopeia also has a much greater difficulty level that makes her a more challenging champ to learn. You should be be fine when picking Cassiopeia into Kai'Saas her relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Furthermore, Cassiopeia has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Kai'Sa. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Cassiopeia vs Kai'Sa 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 teammates during teamfights.

Cassiopeia is a great counter to Kai'Sa. Focus your play on increasing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Cassiopeia against Kai'Sa.

Additional Information for Cassiopeia Players

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

For this guide on countering Kai'Sa as Cassiopeia, we analyzed 1,849 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 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 Kai'Sa during both the early game 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 shown above, you should increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cassiopeia most often gets a similar amount of CS compared to Kai'Sa. Champions who typically don't get much CS usualy don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values displayed on this page to do well.

The top items to prioritize in your Cassiopeia versus Kai'Sa build include Liandry's Anguish, Seraph's Embrace, and Void Staff. When Cassiopeia used at least these three items in her build, she did much better against Kai'Sa than with most other common builds. In fact, Cassiopeia boasted an average win rate of 53.5% when countering Kai'Sa with this build.

To have the greatest chance of coming out on top against Kai'Sa as Cassiopeia, you should take the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Manaflow Band, and Transcendence runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players picked for Cassiopeia vs Kai'Sa matchups, this set of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 53.5% win rate overall.

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