If Draven doesn't move, Spinning Axe will fall near his present location. It will fall directly on him, or just to the right or left.
If Draven does move after attacking, Spinning Axe will lead him in the direction of his movement. Use this to control where the Spinning Axe will go.
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.
The stats shown here clarify several significant Draven vs. Gwen counter stats that may help us understand the differences between the pair. As an example, Draven’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Gwen’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Draven may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Gwen..
Draven typically has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his enemy does. Typically, he takes less damage than Gwen. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also show that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.
Both LoL champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Draven usually wins when playing against Gwen, with a 53.8% win rate. Thus, Draven makes a great counter for Gwen.
While Draven does have a higher win rate compared to Gwen, when facing one another, Draven also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes him a more challenging champion to pick up and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Draven into Gwenas his relative depth means you may not be able to reach his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.
Moreover, Draven 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 facing champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there isn't one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Draven vs Gwen matchups, Draven 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 team fights.
Draven is a great counter for Gwen. Make sure you focus your tactics on increasing your gold income and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Draven against Gwen.
To truly master Draven to counter Gwen during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats shown here, you should grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Draven on average racks up a similar amount of CS as Gwen. Champs who typically don't earn many minion kills often don't need much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values shown on this page to do well.
The most crucial items to focus on in your Draven versus Gwen build include Eclipse, Infinity Edge, and The Collector. When Draven incorporated at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better against Gwen than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Draven had an average winrate of 53.8% battling Gwen with these items in his kit.
To have the best likelihood of vanquishing Gwen as Draven, you should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Draven vs Gwen fights, this mix of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 53.8% win rate overall.
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