Kennen vs Ryze Counter Build

How to Beat Ryze as Kennen

Summary

We get our counter stats from the millions of recently rated League of Legends matches that we analyze each week. This Kennen versus Ryze matchup review came out of an examination of 4,506 ranked games where both champs fought one another.

This counter matchup is fairly common. Kennen fights Ryze in 18.9% of his rounds. Kennen does a good job of countering Ryze. Typically, Kennen wins a terrific 53.0% of the time the champions oppose each other in. In Kennen against Ryze rounds, Kennen’s team is 1.0% less probable to earn first blood, indicating that he probably won't get first blood against Ryze.

Matchups Analyzed

4,506

Team First Blood

49%

Win Rate

53%

Best Kennen Items to Counter Ryze

The most important items to focus on in your Kennen versus Ryze build include Rabadon's Deathcap, Void Staff, and Hextech Rocketbelt. When Kennen combined at least these three items in his build, he did a lot better against Ryze than with most other commonly used builds.

Rabadon's Deathcap Item Void Staff Item Hextech Rocketbelt Item

Best Kennen Runes to Counter Ryze

To have the highest chance of defeating Ryze as Kennen, you should use the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Transcendence, and Gathering Storm runes. Of all the runes players picked for Kennen vs Ryze matchups, this combination of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. We have also displayed the top Ryze runes to counterpick against Kennen to help you understand how he will probably be built against you.

Best Kennen Runes

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm

Best Ryze Runes

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood

Stats

The following tables underscore several strategic Kennen vs. Ryze matchup stats that can help us appreciate the differences and similarities between the two. For instance, Kennen’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is greater than Ryze’s ratio of 1.9, showing that Kennen may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Ryze.

Battle Stats

Kills

Kennen Stats
5.5 5.7
Ryze Stats

Deaths

Kennen Stats
5.3 6.1
Ryze Stats

Assists

Kennen Stats
6.9 6.1
Ryze Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Kennen Stats
2.7 2.6
Ryze Stats

Damage Dealt

Kennen Stats
18127 18884
Ryze Stats

Damage Taken

Kennen Stats
19373 20006
Ryze Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Kennen Stats
5.1 5.3
Ryze Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Kennen Stats
0.9 0.8
Ryze Stats

Dragons Killed

Kennen Stats
2 2
Ryze Stats

Barons Killed

Kennen Stats
0.4 0.4
Ryze Stats

Gold Earned

Kennen Stats
10215 11330
Ryze Stats

Minions Killed

Kennen Stats
137 169
Ryze Stats

Kennen normally has a similar longest killing spree as his foe does. On average, Kennen takes a similar amount of damage to Ryze. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

Kennen commonly totals fewer minion kills than Ryze. Champs who on average don't earn a lot of minion kills typically do not require much CS to be useful. Instead, they are able to scale adequately off of their abilities alone. Yet, champions with scores of minion kills, such as ADCs, usually need a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, work to exceed the values presented here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 4506 Kennen 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 Kennen 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.