Nunu & Willump vs Swain Counter Build

How to Win Nunu & Willump vs Swain Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Swain as Nunu & Willump in LoL

How to Beat Swain as Nunu & Willump

10,270 Nunu & Willump vs Swain Matchups Analyzed

Win Rate


First Blood


Best Nunu & Willump Items to Counter Swain

The most important items to focus on in your Nunu & Willump versus Swain build consist of Abyssal Mask, Spirit Visage, and Sunfire Aegis. When Nunu & Willump used at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better when fighting Swain than with most other common item sets.


4.6 | Nunu & Willump Swain | 5.6


6.1 | Nunu & Willump Swain | 6.7


11.5 | Nunu & Willump Swain | 10.7

Best Nunu & Willump Runes to Counter Swain

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Nimbus Cloak Rune Nimbus Cloak
Celerity Rune Celerity
Waterwalking Rune Waterwalking
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Triumph Rune Triumph
To have the highest probability of vanquishing Swain as Nunu & Willump, Nunu & Willump players should use the Phase Rush, Nimbus Cloak, Celerity, Waterwalking, Legend: Alacrity, and Triumph runes. Of all the rune sets that we analyzed for Nunu & Willump vs Swain clashes, this blending of runes resulted in the best win rate. We have also shown the best Swain runes to counterpick against Nunu & Willump in order to help you realize how he will likely be built to try to beat you.

Runes Swain Will Likely Use to Counter Nunu & Willump

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace

Nunu & Willump vs Swain Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here highlight several significant Nunu & Willump against Swain matchup statistics that can help you realize the differences and similarities between the pair. As an example, Nunu & Willump’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.6 is nearly equal to Swain’s KDA ratio of 2.4, highlighting that Nunu & Willump may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability than Swain.

Nunu & willump typically has a similar longest kill spree as his counter does. Typically, Nunu & Willump takes more damage than Swain. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also imply that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.

In Nunu & Willump vs Swain matchups, Nunu & Willump usually tallies fewer minion kills than Swain. Champs that do not finish with many minion kills usually don't need much CS to be effective. Instead, they are capable of scaling properly off their skills and stats alone. However, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need a lot of items to be useful. In either case, work to beat the averages displayed here to do well.

By default, Nunu & Willump vs Swain tips, statistics, and build guide are shown for all skill levels combined. If you want to narrow the statistics and builds to a specific player tier, you can use the selection menu located earlier on the page.

Killing Spree

2.2 | Nunu & Willump Swain | 2.5

Damage Dealt

12,504 | Nunu & Willump Swain | 20,360

Damage Taken

31,075 | Nunu & Willump Swain | 22,048

Gold Earned

9,867 | Nunu & Willump Swain | 9,538

Minions Killed

32 | Nunu & Willump Swain | 63


5 | Nunu & Willump Swain | 5.4

Dragons Killed

2 | Nunu & Willump Swain | 1.9

Barons Killed

0.5 | Nunu & Willump Swain | 0.4


0.8 | Nunu & Willump Swain | 0.9

Nunu & Willump vs Swain Matchup Summary

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of ranked League of Legends rounds each week. In our dataset, Nunu & Willump fought Swain 10,270 times. Using so many matchups for Nunu & Willump vs Swain provides us a lot of faith in our capability to provide actionable stats and a pro build to suppress your opponent.

This particular champion pairing is somewhat common. Nunu & Willump encounters Swain in 13.2% of his rounds. Unfortunitally, Nunu & Willump does a dismal job of countering Swain. Typically, he wins a lowly 48.0% of games the champions battle each other in. In Nunu & Willump against Swain rounds, Nunu & Willump’s team is 1.0% less likely to earn first blood. This indicates that he most likely won't be able to get first blood against Swain.

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 10,270 Nunu & Willump vs Swain 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 Swain as Nunu & Willump 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.