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

Cassiopeia vs Kalista

How to Beat Kalista as Cassiopeia in LoL Kalista is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Kalista as Cassiopeia

based on 485 Cassiopeia vs Kalista matchups
Win Rate
55.1 %
K/D/A
2.26
Pick Rate
1.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked LoL rounds each and every week. In our database, Cassiopeia engaged Kalista 485 times. Including so many games with Cassiopeia vs Kalista provides us a lot of faith in our ability to prepare useful stats and a pro build to suppress your foe. This particular champion pairing is somewhat rare. Cassiopeia is forced to battle against Kalista in only 1.7% of her rounds.

Cassiopeia vs Kalista Matchup Summary

Cassiopeia does a great job of beating Kalista. Normally, she wins a fantastic 55.1% of games the champs face each other in. In Cassiopeia vs Kalista rounds, Cassiopeia’s side is 0.2% less probable to get first blood, indicating that she most likely won't get first blood versus Kalista.

Best Cassiopeia vs Kalista 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 EmbraceRylai's Crystal Scepter

Optional Items

Void StaffZhonya's Hourglass

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
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Q
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W
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E
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Guide to Countering Kalista as Cassiopeia

Tips for Playing as Cassiopeia against Kalista

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 Kalista

If you can break line of sight from Kalista, including through brush, her basic attacks will miss you, falling harmlessly to the ground.

Kalista's mobility is dependent upon attacking. This means it is low when she is outside of her attack range and that Attack Speed slows reduce the amount of distance she can cover in an engagement.

Kalista cannot cancel her basic attack wind up. While she is very mobile, this offers a window to land spells on her if you anticipate when she will begin attacking.

Cassiopeia vs Kalista Counter Stats

Cassiopeia Image
Win Rate
55.1 %
VS
Win Rate
44.9 %
Kalista Image
6.6
< Kills >
8
5.8
< Deaths >
6.3
6.5
< Assists >
6.3
1.53
< Killing Sprees >
1.78
166
< Minions Killed >
169
0.18
< Dragons Killed >
0.47
0.4
< Inhibitors >
0.43
579
< Physical Damage >
16,740
21,061
< Magic Damage >
1,685
469
< True Damage >
630
22,110
< Damage Dealt >
19,056
22,409
< Damage Taken >
21,674
11,282
< Gold Earned >
12,536
1.84
< Towers >
2.28
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.16
4,854
< Total Healing >
2,598
13,608
< Experience >
12,038
18
< Vision Score >
19
9
< Wards Placed >
8
395
< Time Dealing CC >
166

How to Counter Kalista with Cassiopeia in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here underscore several important Cassiopeia versus Kalista counter stats that can help us explain the distinctions between the two. As an example, Cassiopeia’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Kalista’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Cassiopeia may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Kalista..

Cassiopeia typically has a similar longest killing spree as her counter does. Commonly, she takes a similar amount of damage to Kalista. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Cassiopeia and Kalista

Damage Types Compared

Cassiopeia
Kalista
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cassiopeia
Kalista

Who is Better, Cassiopeia or Kalista?

Both League champs are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Cassiopeia usually wins when taking on Kalista, with a 55.1% win rate. As a result, Cassiopeia makes a fantastic counter for Kalista.

While Cassiopeia does have a much higher winrate than Kalista, when they face off with one another, Cassiopeia also has a much greater learning curve that makes her a more complex champ to develop with. You should be be fine when picking Cassiopeia into Kalistaas her relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Cassiopeia also has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Kalista. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Cassiopeia vs Kalista 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 teamfights.

Cassiopeia is a great counter to Kalista. Focus your strategy on increasing your gold income and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Cassiopeia against Kalista.

Additional Information for Cassiopeia Players

How We Calculated Our Cassiopeia vs Kalista Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Kalista as Cassiopeia, we analyzed 485 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 Kalista 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

To learn all of the intricacies of Cassiopeia to counter Kalista during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and stats shown here, you should grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cassiopeia often picks up a similar amount of CS relative to Kalista. Champs who typically don't get many minion kills typically don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values displayed on this page to do well.

The top items to have in your Cassiopeia versus Kalista build include Liandry's Anguish, Seraph's Embrace, and Rylai's Crystal Scepter. When Cassiopeia incorporated at least these three pieces in her build, she did significantly better versus Kalista than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Cassiopeia boasted an average win rate of 55.1% when playing against Kalista with this build.

To have the best probability of annihilating Kalista as Cassiopeia, you should take the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Conditioning, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Cassiopeia vs Kalista clashes, this composite of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 55.1% winrate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Kalista as Cassiopeia are displayed for all ranked divisions combined. To narrow the statistics and builds to an individual rank, you should use the selection menu located earlier in the counter matchup guide.