Gwen vs Rakan Counter Build

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

How to Beat Rakan as Gwen

2,370 Gwen vs Rakan Matchups Analyzed

We calculate our counter statistics from the millions of ranked League of Legends matches that we analyze each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Rakan as Gwen resulted from an analysis of 2370 ranked matches where both champs faced off against one another. This particular matchup is relatively rare. Gwen has to counter Rakan in only 1.6% of her rounds.

Unfortunately, Gwen has done a awful job of beating Rakan. On average, she wins a lowly 45.9% of games the champions fight each other in. In Gwen against Rakan games, Gwen’s team is 0.0% more likely to gain first blood. This implies that she most likely will be able to get first blood versus Rakan.

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Best Gwen Items to Counter Rakan

The most important items to use in your Gwen versus Rakan build include Riftmaker, Nashor's Tooth, and Cosmic Drive. When Gwen combined at least these three pieces in her build, she did much better against Rakan than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Gwen had an average winrate of 62.3% battling Rakan with this build.

Best Gwen Runes to Counter Rakan

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
Unflinching Rune Unflinching

To have the highest chance of defeating Rakan as Gwen, you should equip the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Bone Plating, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the runes players used for Gwen vs Rakan counterpicks, this order of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 45.9% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the best Rakan runes to fend off Gwen in order to help you grasp how he will likely be played to try to beat you.


5.4 | Gwen Rakan | 1.8


6.2 | Gwen Rakan | 5.3


5.4 | Gwen Rakan | 14.2

Gwen vs Rakan Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page highlight several significant Gwen versus Rakan counter stats that may help you understand the distinctions between this set of champions. As an example, Gwen’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.7 is worse than Rakan’s KDA ratio of 3.0, indicating that Gwen may be less central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Rakan. 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. Typically, she takes more damage than Rakan. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also illustrate that the champ with more HP has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

In Gwen vs Rakan matchups, Gwen often earns many more minion kills than Rakan. Champions that do not amass very much CS normally do not have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. They are able to scale properly off their abilities alone. Although, champions with large numbers of minion kills, such as ADCs, typically require a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, work to best the values shown here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.26 | Gwen Rakan | 0.31

Largest Multi-Kill

1.41 | Gwen Rakan | 0.82

Damage Dealt

17,620 | Gwen Rakan | 6,837

Damage Taken

26,463 | Gwen Rakan | 15,587

Healing Done

7,762 | Gwen Rakan | 3,695

Vision Score

18 | Gwen Rakan | 51

Gold Earned

10,921 | Gwen Rakan | 7,625

Minions Killed

137 | Gwen Rakan | 35

Dragons Killed

0.3 | Gwen Rakan | 0.05

Barons Killed

0.1 | Gwen Rakan | 0.01


2.21 | Gwen Rakan | 1.9


0.48 | Gwen Rakan | 0.51

CC Duration (sec)

114 | Gwen Rakan | 76

Experience Earned

13,378 | Gwen Rakan | 9,992

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 2,370 Gwen vs Rakan 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 Rakan 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.