Katarina vs Kennen Counter Build

How to Win Katarina vs Kennen Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Kennen as Katarina in LoL

How to Beat Kennen as Katarina

3,337 Katarina vs Kennen Matchups Analyzed

We produce our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated League of Legends games that we get from Riot Games every week. This guide on how to beat Kennen as Katarina came out of an analysis of 3337 ranked matches where both champions fought one another. This particular matchup is fairly rare. Katarina fights Kennen in only 1.4% of her rounds.

Unfortunately, Katarina does a poor job of countering Kennen. Typically, she wins a lowly 47.9% of matches the champions battle each other in. In Katarina vs Kennen matches, Katarina’s side is 0.1% more likely to earn first blood. This implies that she most likely will get first blood against Kennen.

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Best Katarina Items to Counter Kennen

The most important items to focus on in your Katarina versus Kennen build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Nashor's Tooth. When Katarina incorporated at least these three items in her build, she performed significantly better versus Kennen than with most other common builds. In fact, Katarina boasted an average winrate of 62.5% when countering Kennen with this counter build.

Best Katarina Runes to Counter Kennen

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

To have the best probability of vanquishing Kennen as Katarina, Katarina players should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Sudden Impact, and Ravenous Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune sets that we analyzed for Katarina vs Kennen clashes, this combination of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 54.9% winrate overall.

We have also shown the top Kennen runes to duel Katarina to help you grasp how he will likely be played versus your champion.


8.9 | Katarina Kennen | 5.9


6.9 | Katarina Kennen | 5.7


5.7 | Katarina Kennen | 6.7

Katarina vs Kennen Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here emphasize several valuable Katarina versus Kennen counter stats that may help us grasp the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Katarina’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is similar to Kennen’s KDA ratio of 2.2, demonstrating that Katarina may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Kennen. This observation is largely caused by the difference in kills.

Katarina usually has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she receives more damage than Kennen. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also indicate that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

In Katarina vs Kennen matchups, Katarina usually totals a similar number of minion kills than Kennen. Champs who on average don't acquire much CS usually do not need much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are capable of scaling properly off their skills and stats alone. Yet, champs with large numbers of minion kills, such as ADCs, usually must have a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, work to outperform the values displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.99 | Katarina Kennen | 1.37

Largest Multi-Kill

1.93 | Katarina Kennen | 1.41

Damage Dealt

19,503 | Katarina Kennen | 20,079

Damage Taken

22,510 | Katarina Kennen | 18,391

Healing Done

3,374 | Katarina Kennen | 2,903

Vision Score

16 | Katarina Kennen | 17

Gold Earned

11,290 | Katarina Kennen | 10,465

Minions Killed

139 | Katarina Kennen | 142

Dragons Killed

0.08 | Katarina Kennen | 0.07

Barons Killed

0.01 | Katarina Kennen | 0.03


1.51 | Katarina Kennen | 2


0.37 | Katarina Kennen | 0.45

CC Duration (sec)

25 | Katarina Kennen | 56

Experience Earned

12,874 | Katarina Kennen | 13,233

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 3,337 Katarina vs Kennen 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 Kennen as Katarina 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.