Gwen vs Blitzcrank Counter Build

How to Win Gwen vs Blitzcrank Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Blitzcrank as Gwen in LoL

How to Beat Blitzcrank as Gwen

5,205 Gwen vs Blitzcrank Matchups Analyzed

We generate our counter stats from the millions of recently rated League games that we review each week. This guide on how to beat Blitzcrank as Gwen came out of an evaluation of 5205 ranked games where both champions faced off against one another. This particular champ pairing is fairly rare. Gwen is forced to battle against Blitzcrank in only 3.5% of her matches.

Unfortunately, Gwen does a pathetic job of countering Blitzcrank. Normally, she wins a lowly 45.9% of games the champs fight one another in. In Gwen versus Blitzcrank games, Gwen’s team is 0.2% less likely to earn first blood, indicating that she most likely won't be able to get first blood against Blitzcrank.

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Best Gwen Items to Counter Blitzcrank

The most important items to use in your Gwen versus Blitzcrank build include Riftmaker, Nashor's Tooth, and Cosmic Drive. When Gwen combined at least these three pieces in her build, she did significantly better when facing Blitzcrank than with most other common item sets. In fact, Gwen had an average winrate of 59.3% when countering Blitzcrank with this build.

Best Gwen Runes to Counter Blitzcrank

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Magical Footwear Rune Magical Footwear
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight

To have the highest chance of coming out on top against Blitzcrank as Gwen, you should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players used for Gwen vs Blitzcrank counters, this combination of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 54.5% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the best Blitzcrank runes to fight Gwen to help you recognize how he will likely be setup against you.


5.9 | Gwen Blitzcrank | 2.4


6.3 | Gwen Blitzcrank | 5.8


5.4 | Gwen Blitzcrank | 12.5

Gwen vs Blitzcrank Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here clarify several significant Gwen against Blitzcrank counter stats that may help you realize the differences between this pair of champions. For instance, Gwen’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.8 is worse than Blitzcrank’s KDA ratio of 2.6, indicating that Gwen may be less central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Blitzcrank. This observation is in large part a result of the difference in kills.

Gwen often has a much larger longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she takes more damage than Blitzcrank. This commonly reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also show that the champ with higher HP has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.

Gwen usually totals many more minion kills than Blitzcrank. Champions who on average don't earn a lot of minion kills typically do not require much CS to be useful. They are able to scale adequately off their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large numbers of minion kills, such as carries, typically have to have a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, work to top the values shown here to do well.

If you want to see Gwen versus Blitzcrank tips and matchup stats and build suggestions for a a particular division rank, feel free to select one from the selection menu provided above. At first, the statistics and strategies given are calculated using all rounds with data with these champs.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.32 | Gwen Blitzcrank | 0.45

Largest Multi-Kill

1.47 | Gwen Blitzcrank | 0.91

Damage Dealt

18,082 | Gwen Blitzcrank | 8,628

Damage Taken

26,660 | Gwen Blitzcrank | 19,142

Healing Done

7,672 | Gwen Blitzcrank | 1,630

Vision Score

17 | Gwen Blitzcrank | 43

Gold Earned

10,997 | Gwen Blitzcrank | 7,752

Minions Killed

134 | Gwen Blitzcrank | 33

Dragons Killed

0.29 | Gwen Blitzcrank | 0.05

Barons Killed

0.08 | Gwen Blitzcrank | 0.01


2.23 | Gwen Blitzcrank | 1.59


0.5 | Gwen Blitzcrank | 0.45

CC Duration (sec)

113 | Gwen Blitzcrank | 127

Experience Earned

13,492 | Gwen Blitzcrank | 10,098

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 5,205 Gwen vs Blitzcrank 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 Blitzcrank as Gwen 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.