Rakan vs Ekko Counter Build

How to Beat Ekko as Rakan


We summarize our counter stats from the millions of recently rated LoL games that we review each and every week. This Rakan versus Ekko counter review came out of an evaluation of 13,024 ranked rounds where both champions engaged each other.

This particular champ pairing is relatively uncommon. Rakan fights Ekko in only 5.7% of his rounds. Unfortunitally, Rakan has done a below average job of countering Ekko. Typically, Rakan wins a lowly 47.0% of games the champions clash against one another in. In Rakan against Ekko matches, Rakan’s team is 1.0% more probable to get first blood, implying that he most likely will be able to get first blood versus Ekko.

Matchups Analyzed


Win Rate


Team First Blood


Best Rakan Items to Counter Ekko

The best items to focus on in your Rakan versus Ekko build include Shurelya's Battlesong, Ardent Censer, and Staff of Flowing Water. When Rakan incorporated at least these three items in his build, he performed much better vs. Ekko than with most other common item sets.

Shurelya's Battlesong Item Ardent Censer Item Staff of Flowing Water Item

Best Rakan Runes to Counter Ekko

To have the best probability of beating Ekko as Rakan, Rakan players should take the Guardian, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Presence of Mind, and Legend: Tenacity runes. Out of all the runes players chose for Rakan vs Ekko fights, this combination of runes resulted in the highest win rate. We have also included the top Ekko runes to counterpick against Rakan in order to help you realize how he will probably be played against your champ.

Best Rakan Runes

Guardian Rune Guardian
Font of Life Rune Font of Life
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Unflinching Rune Unflinching
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity

Best Ekko Runes

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm


The following tables clarify several critical Rakan vs. Ekko counter stats that may help us figure out the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Rakan’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.7 is nearly equal to Ekko’s KDA ratio of 2.5, demonstrating that Rakan may be just as central to his team's team fighting potential than Ekko. This observation is in large part a result of the differences in kills assists.

Battle Stats


Rakan Stats
1.9 7.2
Ekko Stats


Rakan Stats
5.6 5.6
Ekko Stats


Rakan Stats
13.2 6.9
Ekko Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Rakan Stats
0.7 3.5
Ekko Stats

Damage Dealt

Rakan Stats
7274 18155
Ekko Stats

Damage Taken

Rakan Stats
16953 27452
Ekko Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Rakan Stats
4.9 5.4
Ekko Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Rakan Stats
0.8 0.9
Ekko Stats

Dragons Killed

Rakan Stats
1.9 1.9
Ekko Stats

Barons Killed

Rakan Stats
0.4 0.4
Ekko Stats

Gold Earned

Rakan Stats
7558 10847
Ekko Stats

Minions Killed

Rakan Stats
35 95
Ekko Stats

Rakan often has a significant smaller longest kill spree than his foe does. Typically, Rakan takes less damage than Ekko. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also illustrate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.

In Rakan vs Ekko matchups, Rakan usually gets many fewer minion kills than Ekko. Champs who on average don't finish with a lot of minion kills normally do not need much CS to be useful. They are able to scale properly off their skills and stats alone. However, champions with large amounts of CS, such as carries, usually have to have a lot of gold to be useful. In either situation, work to top the averages displayed here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 13024 Rakan vs Ekko 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 Ekko as Rakan 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.