Kalista vs Shyvana Counter Build

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

How to Beat Shyvana as Kalista

868 Kalista vs Shyvana Matchups Analyzed

We generate our counter statistics from the millions of ranked League of Legends rounds that we get from Riot Games each week. Our guide on how to beat Shyvana as Kalista came out of an analysis of 868 ranked matches where both champs opposed one another. This particular pairing is fairly rare. Kalista encounters Shyvana in only 1.6% of her rounds.

Unfortunately, Kalista has done a poor job of beating Shyvana. Normally, she wins a lowly 48.3% of games the champs face one another in. In Kalista against Shyvana matches, Kalista’s team is 0.2% more probable to get first blood, implying that she probably will be able to get first blood against Shyvana.

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Best Kalista Items to Counter Shyvana

The ideal items to prioritize in your Kalista versus Shyvana build include Immortal Shieldbow, Runaan's Hurricane, and Guinsoo's Rageblade. When Kalista bought at least these three items in her build, she performed significantly better when fighting Shyvana than with most other typical builds. In fact, Kalista boasted an average winrate of 64.7% when playing against Shyvana with this build.

Best Kalista Runes to Counter Shyvana

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

To have the best chance of vanquishing Shyvana as Kalista, Kalista players should use the Hail of Blades, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Triumph, and Legend: Alacrity runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Kalista vs Shyvana clashes, this combination of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 55.3% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the top Shyvana runes to counterpick against Kalista in order to help you recognize how she will likely be played against your champ.


7.4 | Kalista Shyvana | 6.3


6.2 | Kalista Shyvana | 5.3


6.1 | Kalista Shyvana | 6.8

Kalista vs Shyvana Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons provided here clarify several strategic Kalista against Shyvana matchup statistics that can help us explain the distinctions between these two champs. As an example, Kalista’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is close to Shyvana’s ratio of 2.5, highlighting that Kalista may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Shyvana..

Kalista typically has a similar longest killing spree as her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she takes less damage than Shyvana. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Kalista usually racks up much more CS than Shyvana. Champs that don't amass a lot of minion kills usually do not need much CS to be useful. Instead, they are capable of scaling adequately off of their abilities alone. However, champs with plenty of minion kills, such as carries, usually need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, work to exceed the values shown here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.64 | Kalista Shyvana | 1.46

Largest Multi-Kill

1.6 | Kalista Shyvana | 1.52

Damage Dealt

16,700 | Kalista Shyvana | 18,052

Damage Taken

19,887 | Kalista Shyvana | 28,139

Healing Done

4,304 | Kalista Shyvana | 8,326

Vision Score

18 | Kalista Shyvana | 21

Gold Earned

11,579 | Kalista Shyvana | 11,229

Minions Killed

159 | Kalista Shyvana | 61

Dragons Killed

0.31 | Kalista Shyvana | 1.47

Barons Killed

0.14 | Kalista Shyvana | 0.24


2.31 | Kalista Shyvana | 1.9


0.52 | Kalista Shyvana | 0.49

CC Duration (sec)

143 | Kalista Shyvana | 165

Experience Earned

11,752 | Kalista Shyvana | 13,177

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 868 Kalista vs Shyvana 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 Shyvana 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.