Gwen vs Zyra Counter Build

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

How to Beat Zyra as Gwen

5,319 Gwen vs Zyra Matchups Analyzed

We produce our counter statistics from the millions of recently ranked League rounds that we analyze every week. Our guide on how to beat Zyra as Gwen resulted from an evaluation of 5319 ranked rounds where both champions faced off against one another. This counter pairing is relatively rare. Gwen is forced to battle against Zyra in only 3.6% of her games.

Unfortunately, Gwen does a pathetic job of countering Zyra. On average, she wins a lowly 43.9% of games the champs face off with each other in. In Gwen against Zyra games, Gwen’s side is 0.0% more probable to gain first blood. This indicates that she most likely will be able to get first blood versus Zyra.

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Best Gwen Items to Counter Zyra

The most crucial items to use in your Gwen versus Zyra build include Riftmaker, Nashor's Tooth, and Cosmic Drive. When Gwen bought at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better countering Zyra than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Gwen had an average winrate of 65.8% when countering Zyra with these items in her kit.

Best Gwen Runes to Counter Zyra

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 best probability of defeating Zyra as Gwen, you should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Gwen vs Zyra fights, this composite of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 49.3% winrate overall.

We have also shown the top Zyra runes to fend off Gwen to help you understand how she will probably be played versus you.


5.9 | Gwen Zyra | 3.9


6.4 | Gwen Zyra | 6.2


4.8 | Gwen Zyra | 10.3

Gwen vs Zyra Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here feature several influential Gwen versus Zyra matchup stats that may help you explain the differences and similarities between the pair. As an example, Gwen’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.7 is worse than Zyra’s ratio of 2.3, showing that Gwen may be less central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Zyra..

Gwen usually has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she takes more damage than Zyra. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities; however, it can also indicate that the champ with higher health has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.

Gwen typically gets much more CS than Zyra. Champs that don't finish with a lot of minion kills normally don't need much CS to be effective. Instead, they are capable of scaling easily off their abilities and first items alone. Although, champs with large amounts of CS, such as carries, typically require a lot of gold to be useful. In either case, work to best the values shown here to do well.

If you would like to get Gwen x Zyra tips and counter stats for a a specific rank, feel free to choose one from the selection menu above. At first, the statistics and build suggestions displayed are computed using all matches run with these champions.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.35 | Gwen Zyra | 0.86

Largest Multi-Kill

1.43 | Gwen Zyra | 1.16

Damage Dealt

17,677 | Gwen Zyra | 19,024

Damage Taken

27,702 | Gwen Zyra | 13,391

Healing Done

8,101 | Gwen Zyra | 1,427

Vision Score

17 | Gwen Zyra | 49

Gold Earned

11,130 | Gwen Zyra | 9,264

Minions Killed

136 | Gwen Zyra | 51

Dragons Killed

0.3 | Gwen Zyra | 0.13

Barons Killed

0.09 | Gwen Zyra | 0.03


2.15 | Gwen Zyra | 1.93


0.47 | Gwen Zyra | 0.52

CC Duration (sec)

117 | Gwen Zyra | 210

Experience Earned

13,833 | Gwen Zyra | 11,061

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 5,319 Gwen vs Zyra 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 Zyra 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.