Kalista vs Garen Counter Build

How to Win Kalista vs Garen Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Garen as Kalista in LoL

How to Beat Garen as Kalista

2,260 Kalista vs Garen Matchups Analyzed

We get our counter stats from the millions of recently rated LoL rounds that we evaluate each and every week. This guide on how to beat Garen as Kalista resulted from an examination of 2260 ranked games where both champs engaged one another. This champion pairing is somewhat uncommon. Kalista has to counter Garen in only 4.1% of her rounds.

Unfortunately, Kalista has done a terrible job of countering Garen. On average, she wins a lowly 46.7% of games the champs battle one another in. In Kalista vs Garen rounds, Kalista’s team is 0.2% more expected to earn first blood, implying that she most likely will get first blood against Garen.

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Best Kalista Items to Counter Garen

The most crucial items to prioritize in your Kalista versus Garen build consist of Immortal Shieldbow, Bloodthirster, and Runaan's Hurricane. When Kalista included at least these three items in her build, she did much better vs Garen than with most other typical builds. In fact, Kalista boasted an average winrate of 64.0% when countering Garen with this counter build.

Best Kalista Runes to Counter Garen

Hail of Blades Rune Hail of Blades
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Overheal Rune Overheal
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity

To have the highest probability of defeating Garen as Kalista, Kalista players should use the Hail of Blades, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Overheal, and Legend: Alacrity runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Kalista vs Garen counterpicks, this set of runes resulted in the best win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 49.7% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the best Garen runes to fight Kalista in order to help you infer how he will probably be played versus your champion.


7.5 | Kalista Garen | 6.5


6.4 | Kalista Garen | 5.2


6.4 | Kalista Garen | 4.9

Kalista vs Garen Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here underscore some strategic Kalista vs. Garen counter statistics that can help you grasp the differences between the pair. For instance, Kalista’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is nearly equal to Garen’s ratio of 2.2, demonstrating that Kalista may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Garen..

Kalista normally has a similar longest killing spree as her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she receives less damage than Garen. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, yet it can also show that the champ with higher health has less agility and thus is not able to flee from further harm when engaged or poked.

Kalista typically racks up a similar number of CS than Garen. Champions who on average do not amass very much CS typically do not need much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are capable of scaling well off their abilities alone. However, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to top the averages displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.71 | Kalista Garen | 1.43

Largest Multi-Kill

1.61 | Kalista Garen | 1.37

Damage Dealt

17,208 | Kalista Garen | 17,035

Damage Taken

20,180 | Kalista Garen | 26,032

Healing Done

4,329 | Kalista Garen | 3,042

Vision Score

18 | Kalista Garen | 16

Gold Earned

11,683 | Kalista Garen | 11,413

Minions Killed

156 | Kalista Garen | 150

Dragons Killed

0.33 | Kalista Garen | 0.14

Barons Killed

0.13 | Kalista Garen | 0.03


2.28 | Kalista Garen | 2.71


0.49 | Kalista Garen | 0.59

CC Duration (sec)

131 | Kalista Garen | 145

Experience Earned

11,916 | Kalista Garen | 13,951

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 2,260 Kalista vs Garen 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 Garen as Kalista 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.