How to Win Draven vs Kayn Counter Matchup Draven is in the s tier of champions

Draven vs Kayn

How to Beat Kayn as Draven in LoL Kayn is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Kayn as Draven

based on 6,292 Draven vs Kayn matchups
Win Rate
51.5 %
K/D/A
2.18
Pick Rate
6.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked LoL matches each week. In our database, Draven battled Kayn 6292 times. Using so many games with Draven vs Kayn provides us a lot of faith in our capability to produce actionable data and a pro build to destroy Kayn. This particular counter pairing is somewhat uncommon. Draven is forced to battle against Kayn in only 6.5% of his games.

Draven vs Kayn Matchup Summary

Draven has done a decent job of beating Kayn. Typically, he wins a acceptable 51.5% of matches the champions battle each other in. In Draven against Kayn matches, Draven’s side is 0.1% more probable to get first blood, indicating that he probably will get first blood against Kayn.

Best Draven vs Kayn Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
SheenSerrated Dirk

Core Draven Items

~22 Mins
EclipseInfinity EdgeBloodthirster

Optional Items

Rapid FirecannonThe CollectorLord Dominik's RegardsEssence Reaver

Summoner Spells

summonerexhaust summoner spell D
summonerflash summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo TriumphLegend: BloodlineLast Stand
Domination Eyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Draven's passive ability p
Draven q ability q
Draven w ability w
Draven e ability e
Draven's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
8
W
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Q
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W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Kayn as Draven

Tips for Playing as Draven against Kayn

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.

Advice to Win Against Kayn

When Kayn is in terrain near you, you will get a visual warning on the edge of the terrain he's in.

Umbral Trespass requires Kayn to damage a target first. Try to dodge Blade's Reach to deny him a long range cast of Umbral Trespass.

Damage Kayn while he's in Shadow Step to shorten its duration, or apply hard crowd control (stun, charm, knockup, etc) to end Shadow Step immediately.

Draven vs Kayn Counter Stats

Draven Image
Win Rate
51.5 %
VS
Win Rate
48.5 %
Kayn Image
8.4
< Kills >
7.2
6.6
< Deaths >
5.9
6
< Assists >
7.7
1.93
< Killing Sprees >
1.6
168
< Minions Killed >
40
0.27
< Dragons Killed >
1.26
0.54
< Inhibitors >
0.38
22,948
< Physical Damage >
17,604
222
< Magic Damage >
451
999
< True Damage >
1,225
24,170
< Damage Dealt >
19,281
22,130
< Damage Taken >
34,955
13,765
< Gold Earned >
11,905
2.55
< Towers >
1.3
0.09
< Baron Takedowns >
0.28
3,150
< Total Healing >
15,237
12,200
< Experience >
13,302
16
< Vision Score >
19
7
< Wards Placed >
4
83
< Time Dealing CC >
277

How to Counter Kayn with Draven in LoL

The stats shown here emphasize several valuable Draven versus Kayn counter statistics that can help us interpret the distinctions between this pair of champions. For instance, Draven’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Kayn’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Draven may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Kayn..

Draven often has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his counter does. Commonly, he receives less damage than Kayn. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also indicate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Draven and Kayn

Damage Types Compared

Draven
Kayn
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Draven
Kayn

Who is Better, Draven or Kayn?

Both League champs are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Draven usually wins when taking on Kayn, with a 51.5% win rate. As a result, Draven makes a good counter to Kayn.

While Draven does have a higher winrate than Kayn, when on opposite teams, Draven also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more time consuming character to learn. You should be careful when picking Draven into Kaynas his relative depth means that you may not be able to reach his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Draven also has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Kayn. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Draven vs Kayn matchups, Draven is the better champion with a higher win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.

Draven is a decent counter to Kayn. Focus your strategy on keeping up your CS and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Draven against Kayn.

Additional Information for Draven Players

How We Calculated Our Draven vs Kayn Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Kayn as Draven, we analyzed 6,292 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 Kayn as Draven 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 truly master Draven to counter Kayn during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions shown here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Draven usually picks up much more CS compared to Kayn. Champions who on average don't take many minion kills often don't require much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need many items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values shown on this page to do well.

The ideal items to use in your Draven versus Kayn build include Eclipse, Infinity Edge, and Bloodthirster. When Draven bought at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better vs Kayn than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Draven boasted an average winrate of 51.5% when countering Kayn with this counter build.

To have the highest likelihood of annihilating Kayn as Draven, Draven players should equip the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Bloodline, Last Stand, Treasure Hunter, and Eyeball Collection runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the runes we have analyed for Draven vs Kayn fights, this sequence of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 51.5% winrate overall.

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