How to Win Ekko vs Shyvana Counter Matchup Ekko is in the s tier of champions

Ekko vs Shyvana

How to Beat Shyvana as Ekko in LoL Shyvana is in the b tier of champions
Assassin Fighter
Fighter Tank

How to Beat Shyvana as Ekko

based on 4,388 Ekko vs Shyvana matchups
Win Rate
46.8 %
K/D/A
2.6
Pick Rate
3.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We generate our matchup stats from the millions of recently ranked League games that we evaluate each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Shyvana as Ekko came out of an examination of 4388 ranked rounds where both champions clashed against one another. This pairing is somewhat rare. Ekko fights Shyvana in only 3.8% of his games.

Ekko vs Shyvana Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Ekko does a awful job of beating Shyvana. Normally, he wins a lowly 46.8% of games the champs oppose one another in. In Ekko vs Shyvana rounds, Ekko’s team is 0.1% more likely to get first blood. This implies that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Shyvana.

Best Ekko vs Shyvana Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Blasting WandHextech Alternator

Core Ekko Items

~22 Mins
Hextech RocketbeltRabadon's DeathcapNashor's Tooth

Optional Items

Lich BaneZhonya's HourglassShadowflame

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Electrocute Sudden ImpactEyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
Sorcery Absolute FocusGathering Storm
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Ekko's passive ability p
Ekko q ability q
Ekko w ability w
Ekko e ability e
Ekko's ultimate ability r
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W
2
Q
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
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E
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Q
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E
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R
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E
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Shyvana as Ekko

Tips for Playing as Ekko against Shyvana

If you can proc Z-Drive Resonance on an enemy champion, it's worth taking risks to do so. The bonus Move Speed makes it easy to escape.

Phase Dive's dash is a great tool for setting up Ekko's other abilities. Use it to get double hits with Timewinder or get into position to detonate Parallel Convergence.

Chronobreak is a potent escape tool, but it can also be quite powerful when used offensively. Don't underestimate its damage potential.

Advice to Win Against Shyvana

Shyvana's Fury Bar indicate her ultimate can be activated. Harassing her when she's low on Fury can be very effective.

A significant portion of Shyvana's power is generated through aggression, making her weak against opponents who are able to keep their distance.

All of Shyvana's basic abilities hit multiple enemies in dragon form. It's important for opposing champions to not cluster while fighting her.

Ekko vs Shyvana Counter Stats

Ekko Image
Win Rate
46.8 %
VS
Win Rate
53.2 %
Shyvana Image
7.2
< Kills >
5.8
5.3
< Deaths >
4.9
6.6
< Assists >
7.6
1.63
< Killing Sprees >
1.31
92
< Minions Killed >
80
0.84
< Dragons Killed >
1.46
0.44
< Inhibitors >
0.52
2,410
< Physical Damage >
4,159
16,474
< Magic Damage >
15,935
1,214
< True Damage >
1,209
20,099
< Damage Dealt >
21,303
29,494
< Damage Taken >
34,601
12,081
< Gold Earned >
11,945
1.81
< Towers >
1.91
0.17
< Baron Takedowns >
0.28
9,072
< Total Healing >
7,657
13,670
< Experience >
14,171
19
< Vision Score >
21
6
< Wards Placed >
6
371
< Time Dealing CC >
552

How to Counter Shyvana with Ekko in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page show some critical Ekko versus Shyvana counter stats that can help you appreciate the differences between the pair. For instance, Ekko’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Shyvana’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Ekko may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Shyvana..

Ekko normally has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his foe does. Typically, he receives less damage than Shyvana. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities; however, it can also illustrate that the champ with more HP has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Ekko and Shyvana

Damage Types Compared

Ekko
Shyvana
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Ekko
Shyvana

Who is Better, Ekko or Shyvana?

Both League champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Ekko usually loses when facing off against Shyvana, with a 46.8% win rate. Thus, Ekko makes a bad counter to Shyvana.

While Ekko does have a lower winrate than Shyvana, when facing one another, Ekko also has a much greater difficulty level that makes him a more time consuming champion to develop with. You may get destroyed when picking Ekko into Shyvanaas his relative depth means you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Ekko also has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Shyvana. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Ekko vs Shyvana matchups, Shyvana is the better champ with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.

Ekko is a garbage counter for Shyvana. Make sure you focus your tactics on increasing your CS and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Ekko against Shyvana.

Additional Information for Ekko Players

How We Calculated Our Ekko vs Shyvana Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Shyvana as Ekko, we analyzed 4,388 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 Shyvana 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to truly master Ekko in order to counter Shyvana during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions shown above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Ekko on average racks up a similar amount of CS compared to Shyvana. Champions who on average don't earn much CS often don't require much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have many items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The best items to use in your Ekko versus Shyvana build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Nashor's Tooth. When Ekko bought at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better countering Shyvana than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Ekko had an average winrate of 46.8% when playing against Shyvana with these items in his kit.

To have the highest likelihood of vanquishing Shyvana as Ekko, Ekko players should equip the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the runes players used for Ekko vs Shyvana fights, this order of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 46.8% win rate overall.

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