Pantheon vs Ryze Counter Build

How to Beat Ryze as Pantheon


We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of ranked League of Legends matches every week. Within our data, Pantheon faced Ryze in 24,422 matches. Including so many games with Pantheon versus Ryze gives us a lot of confidence in our capability to provide actionable stats and a pro build to suppress your opposition.

This particular pairing is relatively common. Pantheon is forced to battle against Ryze in 20.1% of his rounds. Pantheon has done a great job of countering Ryze. Normally, Pantheon wins a terrific 54.0% of games the champs oppose one another in. In Pantheon versus Ryze rounds, Pantheon’s team is 5.0% more probable to get first blood. This indicates that he probably will get first blood against Ryze.

Matchups Analyzed


Team First Blood


Win Rate


Best Pantheon Items to Counter Ryze

The top items to focus on in your Pantheon versus Ryze build include Sterak's Gage, Death's Dance, and Goredrinker. When Pantheon bought at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better vs Ryze than with most other commonly used item sets.

Sterak's Gage Item Death's Dance Item Goredrinker Item

Best Pantheon Runes to Counter Ryze

To have the highest probability of vanquishing Ryze as Pantheon, you should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Zombie Ward, and Relentless Hunter runes. Out of all the rune sets players picked for Pantheon vs Ryze matchups, this blending of runes resulted in the best win rate. We have also shown the best Ryze runes to fend off Pantheon in order to help you infer how he will probably be played to try to beat your champion.

Best Pantheon Runes

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Zombie Ward Rune Zombie Ward
Relentless Hunter Rune Relentless Hunter

Best Ryze Runes

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter


The following tables feature some valuable Pantheon versus Ryze counter stats that may help us interpret the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Pantheon’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is more than Ryze’s KDA ratio of 1.9, indicating that Pantheon may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Ryze.

Battle Stats


Pantheon Stats
6.7 5.7
Ryze Stats


Pantheon Stats
6.4 6.3
Ryze Stats


Pantheon Stats
7.6 6.4
Ryze Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Pantheon Stats
3 2.6
Ryze Stats

Damage Dealt

Pantheon Stats
16582 18985
Ryze Stats

Damage Taken

Pantheon Stats
22513 19886
Ryze Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Pantheon Stats
5.3 5
Ryze Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Pantheon Stats
0.9 0.8
Ryze Stats

Dragons Killed

Pantheon Stats
2.1 1.8
Ryze Stats

Barons Killed

Pantheon Stats
0.4 0.4
Ryze Stats

Gold Earned

Pantheon Stats
10078 11024
Ryze Stats

Minions Killed

Pantheon Stats
76 160
Ryze Stats

Pantheon normally has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his enemy does. Typically, Pantheon takes a similar amount of damage to Ryze. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also indicate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from further harm when engaged or poked.

Pantheon commonly gets much less CS than Ryze. Champions who on average do not acquire many minion kills typically don't need much CS to be useful. They are capable of scaling properly off their abilities alone. However, champs with large numbers of minion kills, such as ADCs, usually have to have a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the averages displayed here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 24422 Pantheon 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 Pantheon 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.