Ekko vs Kalista Counter Build

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

How to Beat Kalista as Ekko

2,846 Ekko vs Kalista Matchups Analyzed

We produce our counter stats from the millions of recently rated League of Legends games that we evaluate each and every week. This guide on how to beat Kalista as Ekko came out of an evaluation of 2846 ranked games where both champs faced off against one another. This particular counter matchup is somewhat rare. Ekko is forced to battle against Kalista in only 0.9% of his games.

Ekko does a good job of countering Kalista. On average, he wins a terrific 52.6% of matches the champs fight each other in. In Ekko vs Kalista rounds, Ekko’s side is 0.2% less likely to earn first blood, indicating that he probably won't get first blood against Kalista.

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Best Ekko Items to Counter Kalista

The top items to prioritize in your Ekko versus Kalista build consist of Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Lich Bane. When Ekko incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better countering Kalista than with many other typical item sets. In fact, Ekko had an average win rate of 66.4% battling Kalista with these items in his kit.

Best Ekko Runes to Counter Kalista

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Absolute Focus Rune Absolute Focus
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm

To have the greatest likelihood of crushing Kalista as Ekko, Ekko players should equip the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune sets players chose for Ekko vs Kalista counters, this composite of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 54.0% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the best Kalista runes to counterpick against Ekko to help you infer how she will likely be built to try to beat your champ.


7.3 | Ekko Kalista | 7.4


5.5 | Ekko Kalista | 6.3


6.8 | Ekko Kalista | 6.6

Ekko vs Kalista Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown on this page emphasize some valuable Ekko versus Kalista matchup statistics that may help us grasp the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Ekko’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.6 is greater than Kalista’s KDA ratio of 2.2, showing that Ekko may be more central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Kalista..

Ekko normally has a similar longest kill spree as his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, he takes more damage than Kalista. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also imply that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional harm when engaged or poked.

Ekko commonly racks up a lot fewer minion kills than Kalista. Champs who on average do not get very much CS typically do not have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are able to scale well off of their abilities alone. Yet, champions with tons of CS, such as ADCs, typically must have a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, work to best the averages shown here to do well.

If you want to see Ekko x Kalista tips and matchup stats and build suggestions for a a specific skill level, feel free to choose one from the selection menu shown above. By default, the statistics and strategies shown are calculated using all rounds run with these champs.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.63 | Ekko Kalista | 1.67

Largest Multi-Kill

1.55 | Ekko Kalista | 1.62

Damage Dealt

17,795 | Ekko Kalista | 17,302

Damage Taken

25,917 | Ekko Kalista | 19,738

Healing Done

8,967 | Ekko Kalista | 4,323

Vision Score

18 | Ekko Kalista | 19

Gold Earned

11,073 | Ekko Kalista | 11,719

Minions Killed

92 | Ekko Kalista | 162

Dragons Killed

0.73 | Ekko Kalista | 0.33

Barons Killed

0.14 | Ekko Kalista | 0.16


1.9 | Ekko Kalista | 2.37


0.47 | Ekko Kalista | 0.51

CC Duration (sec)

350 | Ekko Kalista | 154

Experience Earned

12,879 | Ekko Kalista | 11,791

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 2,846 Ekko vs Kalista 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 Kalista 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.