Ekko vs Gnar Counter Build

How to Win Ekko vs Gnar Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Gnar as Ekko in LoL

How to Beat Gnar as Ekko

4,889 Ekko vs Gnar Matchups Analyzed

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of ranked LoL rounds every week. Within our data, Ekko engaged Gnar 4889 times. With so many games with Ekko vs Gnar provides us confidence in our ability to produce enlightening stats and a supported build to wreck Gnar This particular champ pairing is somewhat rare. Ekko has to counter Gnar in only 1.5% of his matches.

Ekko does a good job of countering Gnar. Normally, he wins a whopping 52.4% of the time the champions oppose one another in. In Ekko versus Gnar games, Ekko’s team is 0.1% more probable to earn first blood. This implies that he most likely will get first blood versus Gnar.

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Best Ekko Items to Counter Gnar

The most crucial items to use in your Ekko versus Gnar build consist of Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Ekko combined at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better countering Gnar than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Ekko had an average winrate of 65.5% when countering Gnar with this counter build.

Best Ekko Runes to Counter Gnar

Dark Harvest Rune Dark Harvest
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity

To have the greatest likelihood of defeating Gnar as Ekko, Ekko players should equip the Dark Harvest, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Triumph, and Legend: Tenacity runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Out of all the rune sets that we analyzed for Ekko vs Gnar face-offs, this combo of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 56.5% winrate overall.

We have also displayed the top Gnar runes to counterpick against Ekko in order to help you recognize how he will probably be setup to try to beat your champ.


7.7 | Ekko Gnar | 5


5.7 | Ekko Gnar | 5.6


6.6 | Ekko Gnar | 6.6

Ekko vs Gnar Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here underscore some strategic Ekko versus Gnar matchup statistics that may help us realize the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Ekko’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.5 is greater than Gnar’s ratio of 2.1, showing that Ekko may be more central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Gnar..

Ekko usually has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, he takes a similar amount of damage to Gnar. This often reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also indicate that the champ with increased HP has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Ekko usually gets much less CS than Gnar. Champions that don't finish with very much CS usually don't have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are able to scale well off their abilities and first items alone. Although, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically must have a lot of items to be useful. In either case, try to exceed the values presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.71 | Ekko Gnar | 1.14

Largest Multi-Kill

1.55 | Ekko Gnar | 1.25

Damage Dealt

18,831 | Ekko Gnar | 19,518

Damage Taken

27,632 | Ekko Gnar | 26,465

Healing Done

9,588 | Ekko Gnar | 5,148

Vision Score

19 | Ekko Gnar | 18

Gold Earned

11,416 | Ekko Gnar | 10,724

Minions Killed

90 | Ekko Gnar | 151

Dragons Killed

0.83 | Ekko Gnar | 0.09

Barons Killed

0.17 | Ekko Gnar | 0.03


1.88 | Ekko Gnar | 2.38


0.48 | Ekko Gnar | 0.48

CC Duration (sec)

357 | Ekko Gnar | 405

Experience Earned

13,338 | Ekko Gnar | 13,914

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 4,889 Ekko vs Gnar 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 Gnar as Ekko 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.