Janna vs Kassadin Counter Build

How to Beat Kassadin as Janna


We calculate our matchup stats from the millions of recently ranked LoL rounds that we evaluate each and every week. This Janna against Kassadin matchup review came out of an evaluation of 7,401 ranked games where both champions opposed one another.

This particular champion matchup is fairly rare. Janna fights Kassadin in only 1.5% of her matches. Janna has done a good job of countering Kassadin. Typically, Janna wins a whopping 52.0% of games the champs face off with one another in. In Janna against Kassadin matches, Janna’s team is 1.0% more likely to get first blood, indicating that she probably will get first blood versus Kassadin.

Matchups Analyzed


Win Rate


Team First Blood


Best Janna Items to Counter Kassadin

The top items to use in your Janna versus Kassadin build include Redemption, Ardent Censer, and Imperial Mandate. When Janna incorporated at least these three pieces in her build, she performed a lot better against Kassadin than with most other common builds.

Redemption Item Ardent Censer Item Imperial Mandate Item

Best Janna Runes to Counter Kassadin

To have the highest chance of vanquishing Kassadin as Janna, you should take the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Bone Plating, and Revitalize runes. Out of all the rune sets players picked for Janna vs Kassadin fights, this sequence of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. We have also included the best Kassadin runes to fend off Janna to help you infer how he will probably be built against your champion.

Best Janna Runes

Summon Aery Rune Summon Aery
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Scorch Rune Scorch
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Revitalize Rune Revitalize

Best Kassadin Runes

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace


The following tables emphasize several influential Janna versus Kassadin matchup stats that can help you understand the distinctions between the two. Janna’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.8 is greater than Kassadin’s KDA ratio of 2.2, demonstrating that Janna may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Kassadin. This observation is largely a result of the differences in kills assists.

Battle Stats


Janna Stats
2 7.7
Kassadin Stats


Janna Stats
5.3 5.8
Kassadin Stats


Janna Stats
13 5
Kassadin Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Janna Stats
0.8 3.7
Kassadin Stats

Damage Dealt

Janna Stats
8704 19213
Kassadin Stats

Damage Taken

Janna Stats
13568 22040
Kassadin Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Janna Stats
5.3 4.8
Kassadin Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Janna Stats
0.9 0.7
Kassadin Stats

Dragons Killed

Janna Stats
2 1.8
Kassadin Stats

Barons Killed

Janna Stats
0.4 0.4
Kassadin Stats

Gold Earned

Janna Stats
7641 10884
Kassadin Stats

Minions Killed

Janna Stats
18 145
Kassadin Stats

Janna normally has a significant smaller longest killing spree than her enemy does. On average, Janna receives less damage than Kassadin. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also imply that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.

In Janna vs Kassadin matchups, Janna typically earns much less CS than Kassadin. Champions who on average do not acquire a lot of minion kills usually do not need much CS to be effective. They are able to scale fully off of their skills and stats alone. Yet, champs with tons of CS, such as carries, usually need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to outperform the values displayed here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 7401 Janna vs Kassadin 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 Kassadin as Janna 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.