How to Win Kennen vs Singed Counter Matchup Kennen is in the b tier of champions

Kennen vs Singed

How to Beat Singed as Kennen in LoL Singed is in the s tier of champions
Mage Marksman
Tank Fighter

How to Beat Singed as Kennen

based on 406 Kennen vs Singed matchups
Win Rate
43.8 %
K/D/A
2.18
Pick Rate
2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our counter statistics from the millions of rated League of Legends rounds that we analyze each week. Our guide on how to beat Singed as Kennen came out of an analysis of 406 ranked rounds where both champions clashed against each other. This matchup is somewhat rare. Kennen is forced to battle against Singed in only 2.0% of his games.

Kennen vs Singed Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Kennen does a pathetic job of beating Singed. Normally, he wins a lowly 43.8% of the time the champions clash against each other in. In Kennen vs Singed matches, Kennen’s team is 0.0% more likely to get first blood. This implies that he most likely will get first blood versus Singed.

Best Kennen vs Singed Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsAmplifying Tome

Core Kennen Items

~22 Mins
Hextech RocketbeltZhonya's HourglassShadowflame

Optional Items

Void Staff

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Kennen to level up q
>
Second ability for Kennen to level up w
>
Last skill for Kennen to max out e

Runes

Sorcery Summon Aery Nimbus CloakTranscendenceScorch
Domination Taste of BloodTreasure Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
Kennen's passive ability p
Kennen q ability q
Kennen w ability w
Kennen e ability e
Kennen's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
11
R
12
W
13
W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Singed as Kennen

Tips for Playing as Kennen against Singed

You can stun your opponents by inflicting 3 Marks of the Storm upon them.

Lightning Rush can be used to initiate fights with its Energy return component, allowing him to use other abilities afterward.

You can land an initial Mark of the Storm debuff on an opponent with Thundering Shuriken, and then add to it with Electrical Surge.

Advice to Win Against Singed

Keep your distance to avoid being Flung back into Singed's allies.

Singed needs to run close to your team to be effective. Try to take advantage of this by using crowd control effects on him while attacking his allies.

Be careful when chasing Singed. He's very difficult to bring down, and can leave his Poison Trail to damage you in your pursuit.

Kennen vs Singed Counter Stats

Kennen Image
Win Rate
43.8 %
VS
Win Rate
56.2 %
Singed Image
6
< Kills >
4.2
5.5
< Deaths >
6
6
< Assists >
7.9
1.35
< Killing Sprees >
0.95
159
< Minions Killed >
162
0.05
< Dragons Killed >
0.1
0.43
< Inhibitors >
0.39
2,500
< Physical Damage >
669
18,648
< Magic Damage >
16,311
798
< True Damage >
1,019
21,947
< Damage Dealt >
18,000
20,698
< Damage Taken >
30,024
11,284
< Gold Earned >
10,841
1.79
< Towers >
1.78
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
2,606
< Total Healing >
4,254
13,827
< Experience >
14,099
18
< Vision Score >
17
8
< Wards Placed >
8
60
< Time Dealing CC >
544

How to Counter Singed with Kennen in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here emphasize some valuable Kennen against Singed matchup statistics that may help you appreciate the distinctions between the two. As an example, Kennen’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Singed’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Kennen may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Singed..

Kennen typically has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his opponent does. Typically, he takes less damage than Singed. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the champion with more HP has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Kennen and Singed

Damage Types Compared

Kennen
Singed
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Kennen
Singed

Who is Better, Kennen or Singed?

Both LoL champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Kennen usually loses when taking on Singed, with a 43.8% win rate. As a result, Kennen makes a poor counter to Singed.

While Kennen does have a much lower winrate compared to Singed, when on opposite teams, Kennen also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less difficult character to learn. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Kennen into Singed.

Furthermore, Kennen has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Singed. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Kennen vs Singed matchups, Singed is the better champion with a much lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.

Kennen is a terribly counter for Singed. Focus your gameplay on keeping up your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Kennen against Singed.

Additional Information for Kennen Players

How We Calculated Our Kennen vs Singed Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Singed as Kennen, we analyzed 406 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 Singed 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Kennen to counter Singed during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats shown above, you should grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Kennen often accumulates a similar amount of CS relative to Singed. Champs who on average don't get much CS often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values displayed here to do well.

The most crucial items to use in your Kennen versus Singed build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Kennen included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better versus Singed than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Kennen boasted an average win rate of 43.8% when playing against Singed with these items in his kit.

To have the greatest probability of annihilating Singed as Kennen, you should use the Summon Aery, Nimbus Cloak, Transcendence, Scorch, Taste of Blood, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Sorcery and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune sets players picked for Kennen vs Singed face-offs, this mix of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 43.8% win rate overall.

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