Fiddlesticks vs Swain Counter Build

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

How to Beat Swain as Fiddlesticks

5,014 Fiddlesticks vs Swain Matchups Analyzed

We summarize our counter stats from the millions of recently rated League of Legends games that we review each week. This guide on how to beat Swain as Fiddlesticks resulted from an examination of 5014 ranked matches where both champs faced off against one another. This champ matchup is fairly rare. Fiddlesticks is forced to battle against Swain in only 3.1% of his matches.

Unfortunately, Fiddlesticks has done a poor job of countering Swain. On average, he wins a acceptable 49.1% of games the champions face each other in. In Fiddlesticks against Swain games, Fiddlesticks’s team is 0.2% less likely to gain first blood. This implies that he probably won't be able to get first blood against Swain.

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Best Fiddlesticks Items to Counter Swain

The most crucial items to focus on in your Fiddlesticks versus Swain build include Liandry's Anguish, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Demonic Embrace. When Fiddlesticks incorporated at least these three items in his build, he performed much better when facing Swain than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Fiddlesticks boasted an average winrate of 60.0% when countering Swain with these items in his kit.

Best Fiddlesticks Runes to Counter Swain

Dark Harvest Rune Dark Harvest
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter
Perfect Timing Rune Perfect Timing
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight

To have the best probability of annihilating Swain as Fiddlesticks, you should take the Dark Harvest, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Perfect Timing, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Domination and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players chose for Fiddlesticks vs Swain counterpicks, this order of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 52.6% win rate overall.

We have also included the top Swain runes to fight Fiddlesticks to help you grasp how he will likely be played against your champion.


6.1 | Fiddlesticks Swain | 5.7


6.2 | Fiddlesticks Swain | 7


9 | Fiddlesticks Swain | 10.7

Fiddlesticks vs Swain Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here feature some significant Fiddlesticks versus Swain counter stats that may help you understand the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Fiddlesticks’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.4 is close to Swain’s KDA ratio of 2.3, indicating that Fiddlesticks may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Swain..

Fiddlesticks usually has a similar longest killing spree as his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, he receives more damage than Swain. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also hint that the champion with more health has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

In Fiddlesticks vs Swain matchups, Fiddlesticks commonly earns less CS than Swain. Champions that don't get many minion kills typically do not need much CS to be effective. They are able to scale well off of their abilities alone. Although, champs with many minion kills, such as ADCs, usually must have a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, work to exceed the values presented here to do well.

If you want to view Fiddlesticks vs Swain tips and builds for a a distinct skill level, feel free to choose one from the selection menu above. If viewing for the first time, the stats and strategies shown are calculated using all games with data with both champs.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.39 | Fiddlesticks Swain | 1.29

Largest Multi-Kill

1.47 | Fiddlesticks Swain | 1.42

Damage Dealt

18,234 | Fiddlesticks Swain | 20,155

Damage Taken

28,299 | Fiddlesticks Swain | 23,031

Healing Done

12,831 | Fiddlesticks Swain | 5,815

Vision Score

45 | Fiddlesticks Swain | 35

Gold Earned

10,714 | Fiddlesticks Swain | 9,946

Minions Killed

36 | Fiddlesticks Swain | 70

Dragons Killed

1.24 | Fiddlesticks Swain | 0.11

Barons Killed

0.25 | Fiddlesticks Swain | 0.03


1.22 | Fiddlesticks Swain | 1.74


0.36 | Fiddlesticks Swain | 0.44

CC Duration (sec)

667 | Fiddlesticks Swain | 205

Experience Earned

12,705 | Fiddlesticks Swain | 11,510

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 5,014 Fiddlesticks 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 Fiddlesticks 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.