Kassadin vs Gragas Counter Build

How to Beat Gragas as Kassadin


We generate our counter stats from the millions of recently rated League matches that we analyze each and every week. This Kassadin versus Gragas matchup guide came out of an analysis of 2,557 ranked matches where both champs faced each other.

This counter pairing is somewhat rare. Kassadin is forced to battle against Gragas in only 1.3% of his games. Kassadin has done a good job of beating Gragas. Typically, he wins a fantastic 52.0% of the time the champs fight each other in. In Kassadin against Gragas games, Kassadin’s team is 4.0% less expected to earn first blood, implying that he probably won't get first blood against Gragas.

Matchups Analyzed


Win Rate


Team First Blood


Best Kassadin Items to Counter Gragas

The top items to use in your Kassadin versus Gragas build consist of Seraph's Embrace, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Luden's Tempest. When Kassadin included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better versus Gragas than with most other common builds.

Seraph's Embrace Item Rabadon's Deathcap Item Luden's Tempest Item

Best Kassadin Runes to Counter Gragas

To have the best probability of vanquishing Gragas as Kassadin, Kassadin players should take the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Manaflow Band, and Transcendence runes. Of all the runes players chose for Kassadin vs Gragas clashes, this combination of runes yielded the highest win rate. We have also included the top Gragas runes to counterpick against Kassadin to help you infer how he will probably be played to try to beat your champ.

Best Kassadin Runes

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence

Best Gragas Runes

Predator Rune Predator
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Relentless Hunter Rune Relentless Hunter
Waterwalking Rune Waterwalking
Celerity Rune Celerity


The following tables underscore several vital Kassadin vs. Gragas counter statistics that may help you distinguish the distinctions between this pair of champs. Kassadin’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is close to Gragas’s ratio of 2.3, highlighting that Kassadin may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability than Gragas. This observation is in large part fueled by the difference in kills .

Battle Stats


Kassadin Stats
8.3 5
Gragas Stats


Kassadin Stats
6.1 5.7
Gragas Stats


Kassadin Stats
5.7 7.9
Gragas Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Kassadin Stats
3.9 2.3
Gragas Stats

Damage Dealt

Kassadin Stats
20838 15730
Gragas Stats

Damage Taken

Kassadin Stats
23242 27090
Gragas Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Kassadin Stats
5.2 5.1
Gragas Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Kassadin Stats
0.8 0.8
Gragas Stats

Dragons Killed

Kassadin Stats
1.9 1.9
Gragas Stats

Barons Killed

Kassadin Stats
0.4 0.4
Gragas Stats

Gold Earned

Kassadin Stats
11342 9730
Gragas Stats

Minions Killed

Kassadin Stats
144 66
Gragas Stats

Kassadin usually has a much larger longest kill spree than his opponent does. On average, Kassadin receives less damage than Gragas. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also illustrate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Kassadin typically earns much more CS than Gragas. Champs that don't finish with a lot of minion kills typically do not have to have much CS to be effective. Instead, they are capable of scaling well off their abilities alone. However, champions with a lot of CS, such as ADCs, typically need a lot of gold to be useful. In either case, try to top the values shown here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 2557 Kassadin vs Gragas 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 Gragas as Kassadin 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.