Darius vs Kennen Counter Build

How to Win Darius vs Kennen Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Kennen as Darius in LoL

How to Beat Kennen as Darius

2,630 Darius vs Kennen Matchups Analyzed

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds every week. In our data, Darius did battle with Kennen in 2630 rounds. Including so many games with Darius vs Kennen gives us a lot of faith in our capacity to provide actionable stats and a recommended build to annihilate your foe This particular champion matchup is somewhat rare. Darius fights Kennen in only 1.3% of his rounds.

Unfortunately, Darius does a terrible job of countering Kennen. Typically, he wins a lowly 45.9% of the time the champions clash against each other in. In Darius versus Kennen matches, Darius’s team is 0.1% more likely to earn first blood, indicating that he probably will get first blood against Kennen.

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Best Darius Items to Counter Kennen

The top items to focus on in your Darius versus Kennen build include Trinity Force, Sterak's Gage, and Dead Man's Plate. When Darius used at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better when facing Kennen than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Darius had an average win rate of 59.0% battling Kennen with these items in his kit.

Best Darius Runes to Counter Kennen

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Unflinching Rune Unflinching

To have the highest chance of annihilating Kennen as Darius, you should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Second Wind, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players picked for Darius vs Kennen face-offs, this set of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 47.6% winrate overall.

We have also included the top Kennen runes to fight Darius to help you recognize how he will probably be built against your champ.


6.1 | Darius Kennen | 5.8


6.1 | Darius Kennen | 5.8


4.7 | Darius Kennen | 6.9

Darius vs Kennen Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here highlight several strategic Darius against Kennen counter stats that may help you interpret the differences and similarities between these two champs. Darius’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.8 is not as good as Kennen’s KDA ratio of 2.2, showing that Darius may be less central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Kennen..

Darius typically has a similar longest killing spree as his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, he takes more damage than Kennen. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also illustrate that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Darius commonly racks up a similar number of CS than Kennen. Champs that do not acquire a lot of minion kills normally don't require much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are able to scale easily off of their abilities alone. However, champs with plenty of minion kills, such as ADCs, typically require a lot of gold to be useful. In either situation, work to exceed the averages shown here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.39 | Darius Kennen | 1.34

Largest Multi-Kill

1.57 | Darius Kennen | 1.4

Damage Dealt

15,094 | Darius Kennen | 20,237

Damage Taken

28,151 | Darius Kennen | 18,747

Healing Done

5,978 | Darius Kennen | 3,080

Vision Score

17 | Darius Kennen | 18

Gold Earned

11,113 | Darius Kennen | 10,537

Minions Killed

153 | Darius Kennen | 142

Dragons Killed

0.15 | Darius Kennen | 0.07

Barons Killed

0.03 | Darius Kennen | 0.02


2.16 | Darius Kennen | 2


0.45 | Darius Kennen | 0.48

CC Duration (sec)

154 | Darius Kennen | 56

Experience Earned

13,594 | Darius Kennen | 13,616

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 2,630 Darius vs Kennen 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 Kennen as Darius 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.