Ekko vs Swain Counter Build

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

How to Beat Swain as Ekko

10,059 Ekko vs Swain Matchups Analyzed

We generate our matchup stats from the millions of rated League rounds that we analyze each week. This guide on how to beat Swain as Ekko came out of an examination of 10059 ranked rounds where both champions engaged each other. This particular counter pairing is fairly rare. Ekko encounters Swain in only 3.0% of his matches.

Ekko does a average job of beating Swain. On average, he wins a acceptable 49.5% of the time the champs fight one another in. In Ekko against Swain games, Ekko’s team is 0.1% less expected to gain first blood. This indicates that he probably won't get first blood versus Swain.

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Best Ekko Items to Counter Swain

The ideal items to prioritize in your Ekko versus Swain build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Nashor's Tooth. When Ekko combined at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better vs. Swain than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Ekko had an average winrate of 65.4% when countering Swain with this build.

Best Ekko Runes to Counter Swain

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 best probability of beating Swain as Ekko, Ekko players should take 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 combinations that we analyzed for Ekko vs Swain LoL games, this sequence of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 56.6% winrate overall.

We have also included the best Swain runes to fight back against Ekko to help you interpret how he will probably be played to try to beat your champion.


7.9 | Ekko Swain | 5.6


6 | Ekko Swain | 6.8


6.8 | Ekko Swain | 10.8

Ekko vs Swain Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here show some significant Ekko against Swain counter stats that can help us figure out the differences and similarities between these two champions. Ekko’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.4 is nearly equal to Swain’s ratio of 2.4, showing that Ekko may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Swain..

Ekko often has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, he takes more damage than Swain. This often reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also imply that the champion with increased health has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.

In Ekko vs Swain matchups, Ekko typically tallies a bit more CS than Swain. Champions who on average do not earn very much CS typically don't need much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. They are able to scale well off their abilities alone. Yet, champs with plenty of CS, such as ADCs, typically require a lot of gold to be useful. In either situation, work to best the averages displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.78 | Ekko Swain | 1.28

Largest Multi-Kill

1.55 | Ekko Swain | 1.39

Damage Dealt

19,531 | Ekko Swain | 20,190

Damage Taken

27,797 | Ekko Swain | 22,457

Healing Done

9,494 | Ekko Swain | 5,764

Vision Score

19 | Ekko Swain | 34

Gold Earned

11,385 | Ekko Swain | 9,825

Minions Killed

90 | Ekko Swain | 68

Dragons Killed

0.79 | Ekko Swain | 0.11

Barons Killed

0.16 | Ekko Swain | 0.03


1.82 | Ekko Swain | 1.78


0.46 | Ekko Swain | 0.44

CC Duration (sec)

355 | Ekko Swain | 204

Experience Earned

13,350 | Ekko Swain | 11,366

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 10,059 Ekko vs Swain 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 Swain 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.