Gwen vs Irelia Counter Build

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

How to Beat Irelia as Gwen

8,776 Gwen vs Irelia Matchups Analyzed

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of recently ranked League matches each and every week. In our dataset, Gwen did battle with Irelia 8776 times. Having so many games with Gwen versus Irelia provides us faith in our ability to produce actionable stats and a pro build to destroy Irelia This particular pairing is fairly uncommon. Gwen is forced to battle against Irelia in only 6.0% of her rounds.

Unfortunately, Gwen has done a awful job of countering Irelia. Normally, she wins a lowly 45.2% of matches the champs face each other in. In Gwen vs Irelia rounds, Gwen’s side is 0.0% more expected to earn first blood, indicating that she probably will be able to get first blood versus Irelia.

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Best Gwen Items to Counter Irelia

The best items to have in your Gwen versus Irelia build consist of Riftmaker, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Nashor's Tooth. When Gwen bought at least these three pieces in her build, she performed significantly better vs Irelia than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Gwen boasted an average winrate of 66.6% battling Irelia with this build.

Best Gwen Runes to Counter Irelia

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth

To have the greatest chance of annihilating Irelia as Gwen, you should use the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Bone Plating, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune builds we have analyed for Gwen vs Irelia fights, this blending of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 48.3% win rate overall.

We have also shown the best Irelia runes to fend off Gwen in order to help you recognize how she will likely be built to try to beat you.


6 | Gwen Irelia | 8


6.3 | Gwen Irelia | 6.7


5.2 | Gwen Irelia | 4.9

Gwen vs Irelia Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page feature several significant Gwen vs. Irelia matchup statistics that may help us explain the distinctions between the pair. Gwen’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.8 is similar to Irelia’s ratio of 1.9, indicating that Gwen may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Irelia..

Gwen usually has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she takes a similar amount of damage to Irelia. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also illustrate that the champion with higher health has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

In Gwen vs Irelia matchups, Gwen usually totals a lot fewer minion kills than Irelia. Champs that don't amass much CS usually don't have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with scores of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of gold to be useful. In either situation, try to outperform the values shown here to do well.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Irelia as Gwen are shown for all ranked divisions combined. If you would like to,To,If you want to scope the statistics and builds to a distinct division, you should use the selection menu earlier on the page.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.37 | Gwen Irelia | 1.8

Largest Multi-Kill

1.44 | Gwen Irelia | 1.72

Damage Dealt

17,397 | Gwen Irelia | 19,828

Damage Taken

25,874 | Gwen Irelia | 26,402

Healing Done

7,513 | Gwen Irelia | 5,490

Vision Score

17 | Gwen Irelia | 17

Gold Earned

10,965 | Gwen Irelia | 12,445

Minions Killed

135 | Gwen Irelia | 186

Dragons Killed

0.3 | Gwen Irelia | 0.13

Barons Killed

0.09 | Gwen Irelia | 0.04


2.13 | Gwen Irelia | 2.38


0.47 | Gwen Irelia | 0.5

CC Duration (sec)

113 | Gwen Irelia | 78

Experience Earned

13,385 | Gwen Irelia | 13,930

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 8,776 Gwen vs Irelia 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 Irelia 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.