Kayle vs Ryze Counter Build

How to Beat Ryze as Kayle


We produce our counter stats from the millions of rated League of Legends matches that we review each week. This Kayle against Ryze matchup guide came out of an analysis of 14,386 ranked rounds where both champs faced each other.

This champ pairing is somewhat common. Kayle has to counter Ryze in 25.0% of her matches. Kayle does a great job of countering Ryze. Typically, Kayle wins a whopping 56.0% of the time the champions face each other in. In Kayle versus Ryze games, Kayle’s team is 3.0% less probable to obtain first blood. This indicates that she probably won't get first blood against Ryze.

Matchups Analyzed


Team First Blood


Win Rate


Best Kayle Items to Counter Ryze

The most important items to have in your Kayle versus Ryze build include Rabadon's Deathcap, Lich Bane, and Nashor's Tooth. When Kayle included at least these three items in her build, she performed much better when fighting Ryze than with most other common builds.

Rabadon's Deathcap Item Lich Bane Item Nashor's Tooth Item

Best Kayle Runes to Counter Ryze

To have the best chance of annihilating Ryze as Kayle, Kayle players should equip the Press the Attack, Overheal, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Ravenous Hunter, and Eyeball Collection runes. Of all the runes players used for Kayle vs Ryze face-offs, this combo of runes resulted in the highest win rate. We have also shown the top Ryze runes to fend off Kayle to help you infer how he will probably be built against you.

Best Kayle Runes

Press the Attack Rune Press the Attack
Overheal Rune Overheal
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection

Best Ryze Runes

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Waterwalking Rune Waterwalking
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter


The following tables emphasize several critical Kayle against Ryze counter statistics that may help us figure out the differences and similarities between this pair of champions. For instance, Kayle’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is close to Ryze’s KDA ratio of 2.0, showing that Kayle may be just as central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Ryze.

Battle Stats


Kayle Stats
5.4 5.7
Ryze Stats


Kayle Stats
5.4 5.8
Ryze Stats


Kayle Stats
6.2 5.9
Ryze Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Kayle Stats
2.7 2.7
Ryze Stats

Damage Dealt

Kayle Stats
16565 19001
Ryze Stats

Damage Taken

Kayle Stats
20431 19609
Ryze Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Kayle Stats
5.4 5.3
Ryze Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Kayle Stats
0.9 0.9
Ryze Stats

Dragons Killed

Kayle Stats
1.9 2
Ryze Stats

Barons Killed

Kayle Stats
0.4 0.4
Ryze Stats

Gold Earned

Kayle Stats
11152 11033
Ryze Stats

Minions Killed

Kayle Stats
161 162
Ryze Stats

Kayle usually has a similar longest killing spree as her enemy does. Commonly, Kayle takes a similar amount of damage to Ryze. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also hint that the champion with increased HP has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further damage when poked or engaged.

Kayle usually earns a similar amount of CS than Ryze. Champions who on average do not get many minion kills typically do not need much CS to be useful. They are able to scale adequately off of their skills and stats alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, work to beat the averages displayed here to do well.

By default, Kayle vs Ryze tips, statistics, and build suggestions are shown for all ranked divisions combined. If you want to narrow the stats and builds to a specific player tier, you may use the selection menu menu above.

How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 14386 Kayle vs Ryze 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 Ryze as Kayle 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.