How to Win Kha'Zix vs Gwen Counter Matchup Kha'Zix is in the s tier of champions

Kha'Zix vs Gwen

How to Beat Gwen as Kha'Zix in LoL Gwen is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Gwen as Kha'Zix

based on 1,135 Kha'Zix vs Gwen matchups
Win Rate
50.3 %
K/D/A
2.73
Pick Rate
2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our counter stats from the millions of recently rated League matches that we evaluate each and every week. This guide on how to beat Gwen as Kha'Zix came out of an examination of 1135 ranked rounds where both champs faced each other. This champ matchup is relatively rare. Kha'Zix fights Gwen in only 2.0% of his rounds.

Kha'Zix vs Gwen Matchup Summary

Kha'Zix does a average job of beating Gwen. On average, he wins a acceptable 50.3% of games the champs battle one another in. In Kha'Zix vs Gwen games, Kha'Zix’s side is 0.1% more expected to gain first blood, implying that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Gwen.

Best Kha'Zix vs Gwen Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsLong Sword

Core Kha'Zix Items

~22 Mins
Duskblade of DraktharrYoumuu's GhostbladeMaw of Malmortius

Optional Items

Serylda's GrudgeEdge of NightDeath's DanceChempunk Chainsword

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Kha'Zix to level up q
>
Second ability for Kha'Zix to level up w
>
Last skill for Kha'Zix to max out e

Runes

Inspiration First Strike Magical FootwearFuture's MarketCosmic Insight
Domination Sudden ImpactTreasure Hunter
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Kha'Zix's passive ability p
Kha'Zix q ability q
Kha'Zix w ability w
Kha'Zix e ability e
Kha'Zix's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
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Q
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R
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Q
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W
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W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Gwen as Kha'Zix

Tips for Playing as Kha'Zix against Gwen

Kha'Zix has a great deal of freedom to choose where and when to fight. Pick your battles carefully to succeed.

Unseen Threat activates when Kha'Zix cannot be seen by the enemy team. Reactivate by using brush or Void Assault. Don't forget to apply Unseen Threat by autoattacking enemy champions.

Enemies are considered isolated if they have no allies within a short distance. The damage of Taste Their Fear is massively increased against these targets.

Advice to Win Against Gwen

Gwen must hit something to recast her Ultimate, try to evade her between casts.

Gwen needs to attack a few times to set up her damage, so try to get the jump on her.

Gwen's Hallowed Mist shroud will only follow her once, after that it will dissipate when she leaves.

Kha'Zix vs Gwen Counter Stats

Kha'Zix Image
Win Rate
50.3 %
VS
Win Rate
49.7 %
Gwen Image
8.4
< Kills >
5.7
5.5
< Deaths >
5.9
6.6
< Assists >
4.4
1.88
< Killing Sprees >
1.3
34
< Minions Killed >
165
1.68
< Dragons Killed >
0.19
0.4
< Inhibitors >
0.55
17,178
< Physical Damage >
2,918
1,269
< Magic Damage >
12,167
1,442
< True Damage >
5,559
19,890
< Damage Dealt >
20,645
29,352
< Damage Taken >
29,043
12,532
< Gold Earned >
11,679
1.35
< Towers >
2.5
0.31
< Baron Takedowns >
0.07
11,181
< Total Healing >
5,716
13,464
< Experience >
14,444
23
< Vision Score >
17
5
< Wards Placed >
8
251
< Time Dealing CC >
111

How to Counter Gwen with Kha'Zix in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page show some strategic Kha'Zix vs. Gwen counter stats that can help you distinguish the differences and similarities between the two. For instance, Kha'Zix’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Gwen’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Kha'Zix may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Gwen..

Kha'Zix usually has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his counter does. On average, he receives a similar amount of damage to Gwen. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also show that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Kha'Zix and Gwen

Damage Types Compared

Kha'Zix
Gwen
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Kha'Zix
Gwen

Who is Better, Kha'Zix or Gwen?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Kha'Zix usually fairs equally well when trying to fight Gwen, with a 50.3% win rate. Therefore, Kha'Zix makes an ok counter for Gwen.

While Kha'Zix does have a higher winrate than Gwen, when facing one another, Kha'Zix also has a greater learning curve that makes him a more complex champ to learn. You still need to be cautious when picking Kha'Zix into Gwen.

Additionally, Kha'Zix has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Gwen. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Kha'Zix vs Gwen matchups, Kha'Zix is the better champ with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.

Kha'Zix is a decent counter to Gwen. Make sure you focus your play on keeping up your CS and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Kha'Zix against Gwen.

Additional Information for Kha'Zix Players

How We Calculated Our Kha'Zix vs Gwen Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Gwen as Kha'Zix, we analyzed 1,135 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 Gwen as Kha'Zix 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

To learn all of the intricacies of Kha'Zix in order to counter Gwen during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats presented above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Kha'Zix often racks up a lot less CS as Gwen. Champions who on average don't get much CS typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The ideal items to prioritize in your Kha'Zix versus Gwen build consist of Duskblade of Draktharr, Youmuu's Ghostblade, and Maw of Malmortius. When Kha'Zix bought at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better when fighting Gwen than with many other common builds. In fact, Kha'Zix boasted an average winrate of 50.3% battling Gwen with this build.

To have the best chance of annihilating Gwen as Kha'Zix, Kha'Zix players should use the First Strike, Magical Footwear, Future's Market, Cosmic Insight, Sudden Impact, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Inspiration and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players picked for Kha'Zix vs Gwen counters, this order of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 50.3% winrate overall.

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