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

Draven vs Ryze

How to Beat Ryze as Draven in LoL Ryze is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Ryze as Draven

based on 785 Draven vs Ryze matchups
Win Rate
55.7 %
K/D/A
2.21
Pick Rate
0.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We generate our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked League rounds that we review every week. Our guide on how to beat Ryze as Draven resulted from an examination of 785 ranked rounds where both champions clashed against one another. This counter pairing is fairly rare. Draven is forced to battle against Ryze in only 0.8% of his rounds.

Draven vs Ryze Matchup Summary

Draven has done a great job of countering Ryze. Typically, he wins a fantastic 55.7% of games the champs clash against each other in. In Draven versus Ryze matches, Draven’s side is 0.2% more probable to gain first blood. This implies that he most likely will get first blood versus Ryze.

Best Draven vs Ryze Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsSerrated Dirk

Core Draven Items

~22 Mins
EclipseEssence ReaverThe Collector

Optional Items

Infinity EdgeLord Dominik's Regards

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal 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
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
11
R
12
W
13
W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Ryze as Draven

Tips for Playing as Draven against Ryze

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 Ryze

Ryze is especially dangerous to opponents that are marked with Flux.

Crowd controlling Ryze during Realm Warp's windup will cancel the portal.

Use Realm Warp's windup time to figure out how to deal with what may be coming out of the portal.

Draven vs Ryze Counter Stats

Draven Image
Win Rate
55.7 %
VS
Win Rate
44.3 %
Ryze Image
8.1
< Kills >
5
6.3
< Deaths >
5.5
5.8
< Assists >
6.5
1.84
< Killing Sprees >
1.13
168
< Minions Killed >
170
0.26
< Dragons Killed >
0.11
0.61
< Inhibitors >
0.4
22,082
< Physical Damage >
890
210
< Magic Damage >
17,888
751
< True Damage >
440
23,044
< Damage Dealt >
19,219
21,103
< Damage Taken >
22,880
13,567
< Gold Earned >
11,017
2.64
< Towers >
1.91
0.08
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
2,998
< Total Healing >
2,508
12,113
< Experience >
13,610
15
< Vision Score >
18
7
< Wards Placed >
9
82
< Time Dealing CC >
129

How to Counter Ryze with Draven in LoL

The stats shown on this page highlight several strategic Draven versus Ryze counter statistics that may help you understand the differences and similarities between this pair of champions. For instance, Draven’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Ryze’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Draven may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Ryze. This observation is in large part a result of the difference in kills.

Draven typically has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his matchup does. On average, he receives a similar amount of damage to Ryze. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also show that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Draven and Ryze

Damage Types Compared

Draven
Ryze
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Draven
Ryze

Who is Better, Draven or Ryze?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Draven usually wins when trying to fight Ryze, with a 55.7% win rate. Thus, Draven makes a fantastic counter to Ryze.

While Draven does have a much higher win rate than Ryze, when facing one another, Draven also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more difficult character to pick up and master. You should be be fine when picking Draven into Ryzeas his relative depth means that you may not be able to reach his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

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

While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Draven vs Ryze matchups, Draven is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.

Draven is a great counter to Ryze. Focus your gameplay on increasing your CS and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Draven against Ryze.

Additional Information for Draven Players

How We Calculated Our Draven vs Ryze Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Ryze as Draven, we analyzed 785 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 Ryze 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 in order to counter Ryze during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions shown here, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Draven usually picks up a similar amount of CS as Ryze. Champs who on average don't earn many minion kills often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values shown here to do well.

The most important items to prioritize in your Draven versus Ryze build include Eclipse, Essence Reaver, and The Collector. When Draven used at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better vs. Ryze than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Draven boasted an average win rate of 55.7% battling Ryze with this build.

To have the greatest chance of beating Ryze as Draven, you should use the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Bloodline, Last Stand, Eyeball Collection, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune builds we have analyed for Draven vs Ryze clashes, this order of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 55.7% win rate overall.

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