Kalista vs Rengar Counter Build

How to Beat Rengar as Kalista

Summary

We generate our counter statistics from the millions of rated League of Legends rounds that we evaluate each week. This Kalista against Rengar matchup review came out of an evaluation of 6,508 ranked rounds where both champions fought each other.

This particular counter matchup is somewhat common. Kalista fights Rengar in 26.7% of her rounds. Kalista does a good job of countering Rengar. Typically, Kalista wins a terrific 52.0% of matches the champions oppose each other in. In Kalista versus Rengar matches, Kalista’s side is 1.0% more likely to obtain first blood. This indicates that she most likely will get first blood versus Rengar.

Matchups Analyzed

6,508

Team First Blood

Average

Win Rate

Good

Best Kalista Items to Counter Rengar

The best items to prioritize in your Kalista versus Rengar build include Runaan's Hurricane, Blade of The Ruined King, and Kraken Slayer. When Kalista incorporated at least these three items in her build, she performed a lot better against Rengar than with most other typical item sets.

Runaan's Hurricane Item Blade of The Ruined King Item Kraken Slayer Item

Best Kalista Runes to Counter Rengar

To have the best probability of defeating Rengar as Kalista, Kalista players should take the Hail of Blades, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Presence of Mind, and Legend: Alacrity runes. Of all the runes players picked for Kalista vs Rengar matchups, this mixture of runes resulted in the best win rate. We have also included the top Rengar runes to fend off Kalista in order to help you realize how he will probably be played against your champ.

Best Kalista Runes

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

Best Rengar Runes

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact

Stats

The following tables clarify some strategic Kalista vs. Rengar matchup statistics that may help us grasp the differences and similarities between the two. For instance, Kalista’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is similar to Rengar’s ratio of 2.1, demonstrating that Kalista may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability than Rengar.

Battle Stats

Kills

Kalista Stats
7.7 7.8
Rengar Stats

Deaths

Kalista Stats
6.5 6.3
Rengar Stats

Assists

Kalista Stats
6.3 5.7
Rengar Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Kalista Stats
3.5 3.5
Rengar Stats

Damage Dealt

Kalista Stats
16915 16732
Rengar Stats

Damage Taken

Kalista Stats
20401 29377
Rengar Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Kalista Stats
5.2 4.9
Rengar Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Kalista Stats
0.9 0.8
Rengar Stats

Dragons Killed

Kalista Stats
1.9 1.8
Rengar Stats

Barons Killed

Kalista Stats
0.4 0.3
Rengar Stats

Gold Earned

Kalista Stats
11444 10957
Rengar Stats

Minions Killed

Kalista Stats
149 54
Rengar Stats

Kalista usually has a similar longest killing spree as her foe does. Commonly, Kalista takes less damage than Rengar. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the champ with higher HP has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Kalista typically gets many more minion kills than Rengar. Champs that don't acquire a lot of minion kills usually don't require much CS to be useful. Instead, they are capable of scaling fully off their abilities alone. Yet, champs with plenty of CS, such as carries, usually have to have a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, try to exceed the values displayed here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 6508 Kalista vs Rengar 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 Rengar 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.