Katarina vs Shyvana Counter Build

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

How to Beat Shyvana as Katarina

3,970 Katarina vs Shyvana Matchups Analyzed

We produce our counter stats from the millions of rated League of Legends matches that we analyze every week. Our guide on how to beat Shyvana as Katarina came out of an evaluation of 3970 ranked games where both champions battled one another. This champ pairing is fairly rare. Katarina encounters Shyvana in only 1.6% of her games.

Unfortunately, Katarina has done a dismal job of beating Shyvana. Normally, she wins a lowly 47.6% of games the champs face off with one another in. In Katarina versus Shyvana games, Katarina’s team is 0.1% more probable to get first blood, implying that she most likely will get first blood against Shyvana.

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Best Katarina Items to Counter Shyvana

The top items to focus on in your Katarina versus Shyvana build consist of Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Nashor's Tooth. When Katarina included at least these three pieces in her build, she did a lot better against Shyvana than with many other common item sets. In fact, Katarina boasted an average win rate of 69.1% battling Shyvana with this counter build.

Best Katarina Runes to Counter Shyvana

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

To have the highest likelihood of defeating Shyvana as Katarina, you should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Ravenous Hunter, and Sudden Impact runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the runes players used for Katarina vs Shyvana counter picks, this set of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 58.9% win rate overall.

We have also shown the top Shyvana runes to fight Katarina to help you understand how she will likely be kitted out to try to beat your champ.


9.2 | Katarina Shyvana | 6.5


6.7 | Katarina Shyvana | 5.5


5.7 | Katarina Shyvana | 6.8

Katarina vs Shyvana Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here clarify some influential Katarina versus Shyvana matchup statistics that can help us realize the distinctions between this set of champs. Katarina’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is close to Shyvana’s KDA ratio of 2.4, showing that Katarina may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Shyvana..

Katarina often has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she receives less damage than Shyvana. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also indicate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

In Katarina vs Shyvana matchups, Katarina usually gets many more minion kills than Shyvana. Champs who on average do not get very much CS usually don't need much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as ADCs, usually have to have a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, try to beat the values presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

2.02 | Katarina Shyvana | 1.48

Largest Multi-Kill

1.94 | Katarina Shyvana | 1.53

Damage Dealt

20,521 | Katarina Shyvana | 18,853

Damage Taken

22,732 | Katarina Shyvana | 28,836

Healing Done

3,679 | Katarina Shyvana | 8,623

Vision Score

15 | Katarina Shyvana | 21

Gold Earned

11,366 | Katarina Shyvana | 11,493

Minions Killed

138 | Katarina Shyvana | 60

Dragons Killed

0.09 | Katarina Shyvana | 1.62

Barons Killed

0.02 | Katarina Shyvana | 0.25


1.5 | Katarina Shyvana | 1.97


0.37 | Katarina Shyvana | 0.53

CC Duration (sec)

26 | Katarina Shyvana | 166

Experience Earned

13,046 | Katarina Shyvana | 13,440

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 3,970 Katarina 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 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.