Hecarim vs Ryze Counter Build

How to Win Hecarim vs Ryze Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Ryze as Hecarim in LoL

How to Beat Ryze as Hecarim

2,171 Hecarim vs Ryze Matchups Analyzed

Win Rate


First Blood


Best Hecarim Items to Counter Ryze

The ideal items to prioritize in your Hecarim versus Ryze build include Spirit Visage, Death's Dance, and Divine Sunderer. When Hecarim used at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better against Ryze than with most other common builds.


6.8 | Hecarim Ryze | 5.4


5.4 | Hecarim Ryze | 5.9


8.6 | Hecarim Ryze | 6.5

Best Hecarim Runes to Counter Ryze

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
To have the highest chance of crushing Ryze as Hecarim, you should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Sudden Impact, and Ravenous Hunter runes. Out of all the rune sets players used for Hecarim vs Ryze counterpicks, this set of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. We have also displayed the best Ryze runes to counterpick against Hecarim in order to help you understand how he will likely be played to try to beat your champion.

Runes Ryze Will Likely Use to Counter Hecarim

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Scorch Rune Scorch
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

Hecarim vs Ryze Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page highlight some strategic Hecarim against Ryze matchup stats that may help you appreciate the distinctions between this set of champs. Hecarim’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.9 is better than Ryze’s KDA ratio of 2.0, highlighting that Hecarim may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Ryze.

Hecarim typically has a much larger longest killing spree than his opponent does. Typically, Hecarim takes more damage than Ryze. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, but it can also illustrate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Hecarim commonly earns many fewer minion kills than Ryze. Champions who on average do not finish with very much CS usually don't have to have much CS to be effective. Instead, they are capable of scaling fully off their abilities alone. Yet, champs with scores of minion kills, such as carries, usually require a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, work to exceed the averages presented here to do well.

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Killing Spree

3.5 | Hecarim Ryze | 2.6

Damage Dealt

16,001 | Hecarim Ryze | 20,078

Damage Taken

35,648 | Hecarim Ryze | 21,064

Gold Earned

11,279 | Hecarim Ryze | 11,312

Minions Killed

32 | Hecarim Ryze | 172


5.4 | Hecarim Ryze | 5.2

Dragons Killed

2 | Hecarim Ryze | 2

Barons Killed

0.5 | Hecarim Ryze | 0.4


1 | Hecarim Ryze | 0.9

Hecarim vs Ryze Matchup Summary

We calculate our matchup stats from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds that we review each and every week. This Hecarim against Ryze matchup review resulted from an analysis of 2,171 ranked matches where both champions faced off against each other.

This particular pairing is fairly rare. Hecarim is forced to battle against Ryze in only 3.3% of his matches. Hecarim does a good job of beating Ryze. Typically, Hecarim wins a whopping 53.0% of matches the champions battle each other in. In Hecarim against Ryze rounds, Hecarim’s team is 1.0% less likely to obtain first blood, indicating that he most likely won't be able to get first blood against Ryze.

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 2,171 Hecarim vs Ryze 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 Ryze as Hecarim 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.