Kalista vs Swain Counter Build

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

How to Beat Swain as Kalista

1,682 Kalista vs Swain Matchups Analyzed

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of ranked League of Legends games each week. In our database, Kalista did battle with Swain 1682 times. Having so many games with Kalista versus Swain gives us a lot of confidence in our capacity to provide actionable statistics and a supported build to shatter your opponent This particular champion pairing is somewhat rare. Kalista is forced to battle against Swain in only 3.1% of her matches.

Unfortunately, Kalista has done a awful job of beating Swain. On average, she wins a lowly 44.8% of games the champions clash against each other in. In Kalista against Swain rounds, Kalista’s team is 0.0% more probable to obtain first blood, implying that she most likely will get first blood versus Swain.

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Best Kalista Items to Counter Swain

The most crucial items to have in your Kalista versus Swain build include Immortal Shieldbow, Runaan's Hurricane, and Guinsoo's Rageblade. When Kalista incorporated at least these three items in her build, she performed a lot better countering Swain than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Kalista boasted an average winrate of 58.7% when playing against Swain with these items in her kit.

Best Kalista Runes to Counter Swain

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 best chance of beating Swain as Kalista, you 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. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Kalista vs Swain counter picks, this blending of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 44.9% winrate overall.

We have also displayed the top Swain runes to fight back against Kalista in order to help you interpret how he will likely be kitted out versus your champion.


7.3 | Kalista Swain | 5.8


6.9 | Kalista Swain | 6.5


6.7 | Kalista Swain | 11.4

Kalista vs Swain Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here show some critical Kalista against Swain counter statistics that can help you realize the differences between the two. For instance, Kalista’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.0 is less than Swain’s ratio of 2.6, indicating that Kalista may be less central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Swain..

Kalista often has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she takes a similar amount of damage to Swain. This typically indicates differing health capacities, but it can also imply that the champ with higher health has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.

Kalista usually takes many more minion kills than Swain. Champions that do not amass a lot of minion kills typically do not have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. They are able to scale properly off of their skills and stats alone. Although, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually must have a lot of items to be useful. In either case, try to pass the averages displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.66 | Kalista Swain | 1.3

Largest Multi-Kill

1.56 | Kalista Swain | 1.44

Damage Dealt

17,249 | Kalista Swain | 20,596

Damage Taken

20,788 | Kalista Swain | 21,611

Healing Done

4,407 | Kalista Swain | 5,820

Vision Score

18 | Kalista Swain | 32

Gold Earned

11,559 | Kalista Swain | 9,858

Minions Killed

155 | Kalista Swain | 68

Dragons Killed

0.32 | Kalista Swain | 0.1

Barons Killed

0.13 | Kalista Swain | 0.02


2.18 | Kalista Swain | 1.94


0.46 | Kalista Swain | 0.48

CC Duration (sec)

139 | Kalista Swain | 202

Experience Earned

11,835 | Kalista Swain | 11,226

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 1,682 Kalista vs Swain 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 Swain 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.