Rakan vs Tryndamere Counter Build

How to Beat Tryndamere as Rakan


We calculate our matchup stats from the millions of recently ranked LoL rounds that we evaluate each and every week. This Rakan versus Tryndamere matchup review resulted from an analysis of 6,395 ranked rounds where both champs faced each other.

This matchup is somewhat rare. Rakan is forced to battle against Tryndamere in only 2.8% of his matches. Unfortunitally, Rakan has done a below average job of beating Tryndamere. On average, he wins a acceptable 49.0% of the time the champions fight one another in. In Rakan against Tryndamere games, Rakan’s team is 2.0% less probable to obtain first blood. This implies that he probably won't get first blood against Tryndamere.

Matchups Analyzed


Win Rate


Team First Blood


Best Rakan Items to Counter Tryndamere

The most important items to have in your Rakan versus Tryndamere build consist of Ardent Censer, Imperial Mandate, and Staff of Flowing Water. When Rakan used at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better when fighting Tryndamere than with most other common item sets.

Ardent Censer Item Imperial Mandate Item Staff of Flowing Water Item

Best Rakan Runes to Counter Tryndamere

To have the highest probability of beating Tryndamere as Rakan, you should equip the Guardian, Shield Bash, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Zombie Ward, and Ultimate Hunter runes. Out of all the rune sets players chose for Rakan vs Tryndamere clashes, this blending of runes yielded the best win rate. We have also included the best Tryndamere runes to fend off Rakan in order to help you grasp how he will probably be played against your champion.

Best Rakan Runes

Guardian Rune Guardian
Shield Bash Rune Shield Bash
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Unflinching Rune Unflinching
Zombie Ward Rune Zombie Ward
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter

Best Tryndamere Runes

Fleet Footwork Rune Fleet Footwork
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Revitalize Rune Revitalize


The following tables emphasize several influential Rakan vs. Tryndamere matchup statistics that can help you figure out the distinctions between the two. For instance, Rakan’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.8 is better than Tryndamere’s ratio of 1.8, indicating that Rakan may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Tryndamere. This observation is largely caused by the differences in kills assists.

Battle Stats


Rakan Stats
2.1 6.1
Tryndamere Stats


Rakan Stats
5.3 5.8
Tryndamere Stats


Rakan Stats
13 4.3
Tryndamere Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Rakan Stats
0.8 2.8
Tryndamere Stats

Damage Dealt

Rakan Stats
7322 16505
Tryndamere Stats

Damage Taken

Rakan Stats
16425 29530
Tryndamere Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Rakan Stats
5 5.8
Tryndamere Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Rakan Stats
0.8 1.1
Tryndamere Stats

Dragons Killed

Rakan Stats
1.9 1.9
Tryndamere Stats

Barons Killed

Rakan Stats
0.4 0.4
Tryndamere Stats

Gold Earned

Rakan Stats
7603 11592
Tryndamere Stats

Minions Killed

Rakan Stats
36 146
Tryndamere Stats

Rakan normally has a significant smaller longest killing spree than his opponent does. On average, Rakan receives less damage than Tryndamere. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also hint that the champ with increased health has less agility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.

In Rakan vs Tryndamere matchups, Rakan typically gets much less CS than Tryndamere. Champs that don't get very much CS usually do not need much CS to be effective. Instead, they are able to scale adequately off their abilities alone. Yet, champions with plenty of CS, such as carries, typically have to have a lot of items to be useful. In either case, try to outperform the values displayed here to do well.

By default, Rakan vs Tryndamere tips, statistics, and build guide are shown for all ranked divisions. If you would like to narrow the stats and builds to an individual division, you should use the selection menu menu located earlier in the guide.

How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 6395 Rakan vs Tryndamere 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 Tryndamere 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.