How to Win Evelynn vs Kennen Counter Matchup Evelynn is in the s tier of champions

Evelynn vs Kennen

How to Beat Kennen as Evelynn in LoL Kennen is in the b tier of champions
Assassin Mage
Mage Marksman

How to Beat Kennen as Evelynn

based on 285 Evelynn vs Kennen matchups
Win Rate
49.8 %
K/D/A
3
Pick Rate
1.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our matchup statistics from the millions of recently rated League matches that we analyze each week. Our guide on how to beat Kennen as Evelynn resulted from an analysis of 285 ranked matches where both champions faced each other. This particular champ matchup is relatively rare. Evelynn encounters Kennen in only 1.1% of her rounds.

Evelynn vs Kennen Matchup Summary

Evelynn does a average job of beating Kennen. On average, she wins a acceptable 49.8% of matches the champs battle each other in. In Evelynn versus Kennen games, Evelynn’s team is 0.0% more likely to earn first blood, implying that she probably will get first blood against Kennen.

Best Evelynn vs Kennen Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Blasting WandAmplifying Tome

Core Evelynn Items

~22 Mins
Hextech RocketbeltRabadon's DeathcapLich Bane

Optional Items

Void Staff

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Electrocute Sudden ImpactEyeball CollectionRelentless Hunter
Sorcery Absolute FocusGathering Storm
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Evelynn's passive ability p
Evelynn q ability q
Evelynn w ability w
Evelynn e ability e
Evelynn's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
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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E
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Kennen as Evelynn

Tips for Playing as Evelynn against Kennen

Allure's arm time might seem long, but the Charm and magic resist shred put Evelynn at an exteme advantage so are worth the wait.

While stealthed, pay attention to when you are (near) being detected by enemy champions. This is identified by the glowing yellow and red eyes over nearby enemy champions.

If at low health, you can take advantage of Demon Shade's healing and Camouflage to return to the fight and surprise opponents.

Advice to Win Against Kennen

Consider playing a bit more cautiously around Kennen when you have a Mark of the Storm debuff. If he hits you with 3 Marks of the Storm, you will get stunned.

Kennen is flimsy by nature - turn and attack him if he gets careless with Lightning Rush.

Evelynn vs Kennen Counter Stats

Evelynn Image
Win Rate
49.8 %
VS
Win Rate
50.2 %
Kennen Image
9.9
< Kills >
5.8
5.6
< Deaths >
6.3
6.9
< Assists >
6.4
2.12
< Killing Sprees >
1.36
24
< Minions Killed >
154
1.21
< Dragons Killed >
0.07
0.35
< Inhibitors >
0.44
750
< Physical Damage >
2,236
21,683
< Magic Damage >
19,180
1,094
< True Damage >
721
23,528
< Damage Dealt >
22,137
29,565
< Damage Taken >
22,264
12,180
< Gold Earned >
11,339
1
< Towers >
2.01
0.29
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
10,251
< Total Healing >
2,796
13,800
< Experience >
14,156
20
< Vision Score >
20
7
< Wards Placed >
9
193
< Time Dealing CC >
58

How to Counter Kennen with Evelynn in LoL

The stats shown on this page underscore several valuable Evelynn vs. Kennen matchup statistics that may help us distinguish the differences between the pair. For instance, Evelynn’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Kennen’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Evelynn may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Kennen. This observation is largely fueled by the difference in kills.

Evelynn typically has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her matchup does. Typically, she takes more damage than Kennen. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also show that the champion with increased HP has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Evelynn and Kennen

Damage Types Compared

Evelynn
Kennen
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Evelynn
Kennen

Who is Better, Evelynn or Kennen?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Evelynn usually fairs equally well when playing against Kennen, with a 49.8% win rate. As a result, Evelynn makes an ok counter for Kennen.

While Evelynn does have a lower winrate than Kennen, when facing one another, Evelynn also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes her a more time consuming champion to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Evelynn into Kennenas her relative depth means you may not be able to reach her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Evelynn also has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Kennen. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Evelynn vs Kennen matchups, Kennen is the better champ with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Evelynn is a somewhat poor counter for Kennen. Focus your gameplay on maximizing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Evelynn against Kennen.

Additional Information for Evelynn Players

How We Calculated Our Evelynn vs Kennen Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Kennen as Evelynn, we analyzed 285 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 Kennen as Evelynn 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 learn all of the intricacies of Evelynn to counter Kennen during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips shown above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Evelynn usually racks up a lot less CS as Kennen. Champions who typically don't take many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to have in your Evelynn versus Kennen build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Lich Bane. When Evelynn used at least these three pieces in her build, she performed much better countering Kennen than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Evelynn boasted an average win rate of 49.8% when countering Kennen with this build.

To have the best probability of vanquishing Kennen as Evelynn, Evelynn players should take the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Evelynn vs Kennen counters, this combination of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 49.8% winrate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Kennen as Evelynn are given for all skill levels combined. If you would like to scope the stats and builds to an individual player tier, you may use the selection menu located earlier in the counter matchup guide.