Gwen vs Shen Counter Build

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

How to Beat Shen as Gwen

4,450 Gwen vs Shen Matchups Analyzed

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches every week. Within our data, Gwen battled Shen 4450 times. Using so many games with Gwen versus Shen gives us a lot of faith in our capacity to prepare informative stats and a pro build to counter your foe This champ pairing is fairly rare. Gwen encounters Shen in only 3.0% of her matches.

Unfortunately, Gwen does a pathetic job of countering Shen. Normally, she wins a lowly 46.6% of games the champs fight each other in. In Gwen vs Shen games, Gwen’s side is 0.1% less expected to gain first blood, indicating that she most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Shen.

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Best Gwen Items to Counter Shen

The best items to use in your Gwen versus Shen build include Riftmaker, Nashor's Tooth, and Cosmic Drive. When Gwen incorporated at least these three pieces in her build, she performed a lot better vs. Shen than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Gwen boasted an average winrate of 60.1% when countering Shen with this build.

Best Gwen Runes to Counter Shen

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Revitalize Rune Revitalize

To have the greatest chance of coming out on top against Shen as Gwen, Gwen players should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Bone Plating, and Revitalize runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune sets players picked for Gwen vs Shen counter picks, this combo of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 55.1% win rate overall.

We have also shown the top Shen runes to counterpick against Gwen in order to help you realize how he will likely be built versus you.


5.6 | Gwen Shen | 4.3


6.2 | Gwen Shen | 5.1


5.1 | Gwen Shen | 10.7

Gwen vs Shen Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page emphasize some important Gwen against Shen counter stats that may help us explain the distinctions between this set of champions. Gwen’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.7 is less than Shen’s ratio of 2.9, showing that Gwen may be less central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Shen..

Gwen usually has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she takes more damage than Shen. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also illustrate that the champ with increased health has less agility and thus is not able to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.

In Gwen vs Shen matchups, Gwen typically racks up a few more minion kills than Shen. Champions who on average don't acquire many minion kills usually do not have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. They are capable of scaling adequately off their abilities alone. Although, champions with a lot of CS, such as carries, usually need a lot of items to be useful. In either case, try to exceed the averages displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.3 | Gwen Shen | 1

Largest Multi-Kill

1.48 | Gwen Shen | 1.16

Damage Dealt

18,245 | Gwen Shen | 13,035

Damage Taken

27,005 | Gwen Shen | 22,874

Healing Done

8,125 | Gwen Shen | 2,694

Vision Score

18 | Gwen Shen | 19

Gold Earned

11,163 | Gwen Shen | 9,525

Minions Killed

139 | Gwen Shen | 111

Dragons Killed

0.29 | Gwen Shen | 0.13

Barons Killed

0.08 | Gwen Shen | 0.03


2.41 | Gwen Shen | 1.78


0.52 | Gwen Shen | 0.45

CC Duration (sec)

114 | Gwen Shen | 355

Experience Earned

13,479 | Gwen Shen | 12,982

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 4,450 Gwen vs Shen 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 Shen 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.