Ekko vs Gwen Counter Build

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

How to Beat Gwen as Ekko

7,535 Ekko vs Gwen Matchups Analyzed

We calculate our counter statistics from the millions of rated League rounds that we analyze each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Gwen as Ekko came out of an analysis of 7535 ranked games where both champs engaged each other. This champ pairing is somewhat rare. Ekko encounters Gwen in only 2.3% of his games.

Ekko has done a great job of beating Gwen. Typically, he wins a terrific 55.0% of matches the champs fight one another in. In Ekko against Gwen rounds, Ekko’s team is 0.0% more expected to earn first blood, implying that he most likely will be able to get first blood versus Gwen.

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Best Ekko Items to Counter Gwen

The most crucial items to focus on in your Ekko versus Gwen build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Nashor's Tooth, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Ekko bought at least these three items in his build, he performed much better countering Gwen than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Ekko boasted an average win rate of 62.1% battling Gwen with these items in his kit.

Best Ekko Runes to Counter Gwen

Dark Harvest Rune Dark Harvest
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight
Magical Footwear Rune Magical Footwear

To have the greatest chance of beating Gwen as Ekko, you should equip the Dark Harvest, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Cosmic Insight, and Magical Footwear runes from the Domination and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Ekko vs Gwen counter picks, this combo of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 61.9% winrate overall.

We have also displayed the best Gwen runes to duel Ekko in order to help you grasp how she will likely be setup to try to beat your champion.


7.9 | Ekko Gwen | 5.5


5.3 | Ekko Gwen | 6.2


6.6 | Ekko Gwen | 5.1

Ekko vs Gwen Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here underscore several strategic Ekko versus Gwen counter stats that can help you explain the distinctions between the two. For instance, Ekko’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.7 is more than Gwen’s KDA ratio of 1.7, highlighting that Ekko may be more central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Gwen..

Ekko normally has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, he receives a similar amount of damage to Gwen. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, but it can also hint that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further harm when poked or engaged.

Ekko often takes a lot fewer minion kills than Gwen. Champs that do not finish with much CS typically do not have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. They are capable of scaling easily off of their skills and stats alone. Although, champs with scores of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, work to do better than the averages displayed here to do well.

If you need to view Ekko x Gwen tips and counter builds for a a particular player tier, feel free to select one from the selection menu above. At first, the statistics and strategies displayed are computed using every round run with both champions.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.73 | Ekko Gwen | 1.25

Largest Multi-Kill

1.58 | Ekko Gwen | 1.4

Damage Dealt

18,809 | Ekko Gwen | 17,853

Damage Taken

26,425 | Ekko Gwen | 26,607

Healing Done

9,427 | Ekko Gwen | 7,740

Vision Score

19 | Ekko Gwen | 17

Gold Earned

11,391 | Ekko Gwen | 10,863

Minions Killed

94 | Ekko Gwen | 138

Dragons Killed

0.78 | Ekko Gwen | 0.3

Barons Killed

0.16 | Ekko Gwen | 0.08


2.04 | Ekko Gwen | 2.16


0.51 | Ekko Gwen | 0.47

CC Duration (sec)

352 | Ekko Gwen | 111

Experience Earned

13,276 | Ekko Gwen | 13,390

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 7,535 Ekko vs Gwen 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 Gwen 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.