Qiyana vs Riven Counter Build

How to Win Qiyana vs Riven Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Riven as Qiyana in LoL

How to Beat Riven as Qiyana

7,798 Qiyana vs Riven Matchups Analyzed

Win Rate


First Blood


Best Qiyana Items to Counter Riven

The best items to focus on in your Qiyana versus Riven build consist of Muramana, Serylda's Grudge, and Serpent's Fang. When Qiyana bought at least these three pieces in her build, she performed a lot better when facing Riven than with most other common item sets.


8 | Qiyana Riven | 6.4


6.9 | Qiyana Riven | 6.1


5.5 | Qiyana Riven | 5

Best Qiyana Runes to Counter Riven

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Relentless Hunter Rune Relentless Hunter
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
To have the best chance of beating Riven as Qiyana, you should take the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Presence of Mind, and Coup de Grace runes. Out of all the rune sets we have analyed for Qiyana vs Riven fights, this composite of runes resulted in the highest win rate. We have also displayed the best Riven runes to counterpick against Qiyana in order to help you recognize how she will likely be setup to try to beat your champion.

Runes Riven Will Likely Use to Counter Qiyana

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Nimbus Cloak Rune Nimbus Cloak
Transcendence Rune Transcendence

Qiyana vs Riven Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page emphasize some important Qiyana vs. Riven counter stats that may help us grasp the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Qiyana’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.0 is nearly equal to Riven’s ratio of 1.9, showing that Qiyana may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability than Riven.

Qiyana typically has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her opponent does. Commonly, Qiyana receives less damage than Riven. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also hint that the champ with more HP has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when engaged or poked.

In Qiyana vs Riven matchups, Qiyana often racks up fewer minion kills than Riven. Champs that do not amass many minion kills normally do not require much CS to be effective. They are able to scale easily off of their skills and stats alone. Yet, champions with plenty of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to best the averages presented here to do well.

By default, Qiyana vs Riven tips, statistics, and build guide are presented for all ranked divisions combined. If you want to scope the stats and builds to an individual player tier, you can use the selection menu earlier on the page.

Killing Spree

3.4 | Qiyana Riven | 3

Damage Dealt

18,753 | Qiyana Riven | 15,738

Damage Taken

19,167 | Qiyana Riven | 24,144

Gold Earned

10,624 | Qiyana Riven | 10,853

Minions Killed

127 | Qiyana Riven | 143


5 | Qiyana Riven | 5.1

Dragons Killed

1.9 | Qiyana Riven | 1.8

Barons Killed

0.4 | Qiyana Riven | 0.4


0.8 | Qiyana Riven | 0.8

Qiyana vs Riven Matchup Summary

We calculate our matchup statistics from the millions of recently rated League games that we review each and every week. This Qiyana vs Riven matchup guide resulted from an examination of 7,798 ranked matches where both champions battled one another.

This counter pairing is somewhat common. Qiyana has to counter Riven in 13.3% of her matches. Unfortunitally, Qiyana has done a below average job of beating Riven. Typically, Qiyana wins a lowly 48.0% of matches the champs face off with each other in. In Qiyana versus Riven matches, Qiyana’s team is 1.0% less expected to obtain first blood, indicating that she most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Riven.

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 7,798 Qiyana vs Riven 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 Riven as Qiyana 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.