How to Win Kai'Sa vs Cassiopeia Counter Matchup Kai'Sa is in the b tier of champions

Kai'Sa vs Cassiopeia

How to Beat Cassiopeia as Kai'Sa in LoL Cassiopeia is in the s tier of champions
Marksman
Mage

How to Beat Cassiopeia as Kai'Sa

based on 1,289 Kai'Sa vs Cassiopeia matchups
Win Rate
47.2 %
K/D/A
2.48
Pick Rate
1.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked League matches every week. Within our dataset, Kai'Sa battled Cassiopeia in 1289 rounds. Using so many games with Kai'Sa versus Cassiopeia gives us a lot of confidence in our capacity to prepare informative statistics and a pro build to annihilate your foe. This pairing is somewhat rare. Kai'Sa fights Cassiopeia in only 1.3% of her rounds.

Kai'Sa vs Cassiopeia Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Kai'Sa has done a dismal job of countering Cassiopeia. On average, she wins a lowly 47.2% of matches the champs battle one another in. In Kai'Sa versus Cassiopeia rounds, Kai'Sa’s team is 0.1% more probable to gain first blood, implying that she probably will get first blood against Cassiopeia.

Best Kai'Sa vs Cassiopeia Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
DaggerNoonquiver

Core Kai'Sa Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerInfinity EdgePhantom Dancer

Optional Items

Wit's EndThe CollectorLord Dominik's RegardsNashor's Tooth

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Kai'Sa to level up q
>
Second ability for Kai'Sa to level up e
>
Last skill for Kai'Sa to max out w

Runes

Domination Hail of Blades Taste of BloodEyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
Inspiration Magical FootwearBiscuit Delivery
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Kai'Sa's passive ability p
Kai'Sa q ability q
Kai'Sa w ability w
Kai'Sa e ability e
Kai'Sa's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Cassiopeia as Kai'Sa

Tips for Playing as Kai'Sa against Cassiopeia

Make sure to buy items that will evolve at least 1 or 2 of your spells.

Work with your teammates to set up your Ultimate and optimize damage with your passive.

Try to catch enemy carries alone to burst them with Icathian Rain.

Advice to Win Against Cassiopeia

Be wary of Cassiopeia's damage potential with Twin Fang when she has you poisoned.

Turn away from Cassiopeia when she is casting Petrifying Gaze to get slowed instead of stunned.

Kai'Sa vs Cassiopeia Counter Stats

Kai'Sa Image
Win Rate
47.2 %
VS
Win Rate
52.8 %
Cassiopeia Image
8.5
< Kills >
7
6
< Deaths >
6.3
6.4
< Assists >
6.7
1.92
< Killing Sprees >
1.63
178
< Minions Killed >
170
0.26
< Dragons Killed >
0.17
0.53
< Inhibitors >
0.45
13,666
< Physical Damage >
602
5,733
< Magic Damage >
21,669
1,989
< True Damage >
580
21,388
< Damage Dealt >
22,852
19,927
< Damage Taken >
24,056
13,164
< Gold Earned >
11,847
2.33
< Towers >
1.82
0.08
< Baron Takedowns >
0.07
3,330
< Total Healing >
5,401
12,937
< Experience >
14,229
19
< Vision Score >
20
9
< Wards Placed >
9
34
< Time Dealing CC >
415

How to Counter Cassiopeia with Kai'Sa in LoL

The stats shown here clarify several critical Kai'Sa versus Cassiopeia matchup statistics that may help you appreciate the differences and similarities between this pair of champions. As an example, Kai'Sa’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Cassiopeia’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Kai'Sa may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Cassiopeia..

Kai'Sa normally has a similar longest killing spree as her enemy does. Typically, she receives less damage than Cassiopeia. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also illustrate that the champ with increased health has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Kai'Sa and Cassiopeia

Damage Types Compared

Kai'Sa
Cassiopeia
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Kai'Sa
Cassiopeia

Who is Better, Kai'Sa or Cassiopeia?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Kai'Sa usually loses when taking on Cassiopeia, with a 47.2% win rate. As a result, Kai'Sa makes a bad counter to Cassiopeia.

While Kai'Sa does have a lower winrate than Cassiopeia, when they face off with one another, Kai'Sa also has a much lower difficulty level that makes her a less difficult character to learn and master. You should be very concerned when picking Kai'Sa into Cassiopeia.

Furthermore, Kai'Sa also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Cassiopeia. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Kai'Sa vs Cassiopeia matchups, Cassiopeia is the better champ with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.

Kai'Sa is a garbage counter to Cassiopeia. Make sure you focus your play on increasing your CS and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Kai'Sa against Cassiopeia.

Additional Information for Kai'Sa Players

How We Calculated Our Kai'Sa vs Cassiopeia Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Cassiopeia as Kai'Sa, we analyzed 1,289 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 Cassiopeia as Kai'Sa 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To learn all of the intricacies of Kai'Sa in order to counter Cassiopeia during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips shown here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Kai'Sa typically picks up a similar amount of CS as Cassiopeia. Champs who on average don't take many minion kills usualy don't require much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers displayed here to do well.

The ideal items to have in your Kai'Sa versus Cassiopeia build include Kraken Slayer, Infinity Edge, and Phantom Dancer. When Kai'Sa combined at least these three items in her build, she did significantly better vs. Cassiopeia than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Kai'Sa boasted an average winrate of 47.2% battling Cassiopeia with this counter build.

To have the best likelihood of defeating Cassiopeia as Kai'Sa, Kai'Sa players should take the Hail of Blades, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Magical Footwear, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Domination and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune sets players picked for Kai'Sa vs Cassiopeia face-offs, this mixture of runes resulted in the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 47.2% win rate overall.

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