How to Win Rell vs Ekko Counter Matchup Rell is in the b tier of champions

Rell vs Ekko

How to Beat Ekko as Rell in LoL Ekko is in the s tier of champions
Tank
Assassin Fighter

How to Beat Ekko as Rell

based on 580 Rell vs Ekko matchups
Win Rate
51.6 %
K/D/A
2.35
Pick Rate
5.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our counter statistics from the millions of recently ranked LoL matches that we review each week. This guide on how to beat Ekko as Rell resulted from an examination of 580 ranked matches where both champions faced one another. This pairing is relatively uncommon. Rell has to counter Ekko in only 5.3% of her matches.

Rell vs Ekko Matchup Summary

Rell has done a decent job of countering Ekko. Normally, she wins a acceptable 51.6% of matches the champs fight one another in. In Rell vs Ekko matches, Rell’s team is 0.2% more likely to gain first blood, indicating that she most likely will get first blood against Ekko.

Best Rell vs Ekko Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionRelic Shield

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsRuby Crystal

Core Rell Items

~22 Mins
EvenshroudThornmailBulwark of the Mountain

Optional Items

Zeke's Convergence

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Rell to level up w
>
Second ability for Rell to level up e
>
Last skill for Rell to max out q

Runes

Inspiration Glacial Augment Hextech FlashtraptionMinion DematerializerCosmic Insight
Resolve Bone PlatingUnflinching
CDRScaling Armor Armor
Rell's passive ability p
Rell q ability q
Rell w ability w
Rell e ability e
Rell's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
E
3
Q
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
E
9
W
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
Q
15
Q
16
R

Guide to Countering Ekko as Rell

Advice to Win Against Ekko

The second hit of Timewinder does more damage than the first; try to avoid it.

Ekko's stun zone takes 3 seconds to arm. Watch for the image he creates on cast and try to guess where the zone was placed.

Ekko is significantly weaker when his ultimate is down. Watch for the trail he leaves behind to determine if Chronobreak is available.

Rell vs Ekko Counter Stats

Rell Image
Win Rate
51.6 %
VS
Win Rate
48.4 %
Ekko Image
2
< Kills >
7.7
6.9
< Deaths >
5.8
14.2
< Assists >
7.2
0.35
< Killing Sprees >
1.75
32
< Minions Killed >
79
0.03
< Dragons Killed >
0.87
0.45
< Inhibitors >
0.49
1,127
< Physical Damage >
2,101
5,478
< Magic Damage >
14,709
710
< True Damage >
1,084
7,315
< Damage Dealt >
17,896
18,145
< Damage Taken >
26,967
7,749
< Gold Earned >
11,887
1.68
< Towers >
1.99
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.18
2,157
< Total Healing >
8,931
10,146
< Experience >
13,040
44
< Vision Score >
18
20
< Wards Placed >
5
148
< Time Dealing CC >
368

How to Counter Ekko with Rell in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page show some strategic Rell against Ekko counter stats that may help you distinguish the differences between the two. For instance, Rell’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Ekko’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Rell may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Ekko. This observation is largely caused by the differences in assists.

Rell normally has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than her foe does. On average, she takes less damage than Ekko. This typically indicates differing health capacities, but it can also illustrate that the champ with more health has less agility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Rell and Ekko

Damage Types Compared

Rell
Ekko
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Rell
Ekko

Who is Better, Rell or Ekko?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Rell usually wins when facing off against Ekko, with a 51.6% win rate. Therefore, Rell makes a good counter to Ekko.

While Rell does have a higher win rate than Ekko, when on opposite teams, Rell also has a much lower level of difficulty that makes her a less complex champion to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Rell into Ekko.

Moreover, Rell also has a lot of utility and CC, a similar amount to Ekko. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Rell vs Ekko matchups, Rell is the better champ with a higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Rell is a decent counter for Ekko. You will do well by focussing your play on increasing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Rell against Ekko.

Additional Information for Rell Players

How We Calculated Our Rell vs Ekko Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Ekko as Rell, we analyzed 580 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 Rell 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to truly master Rell in order to counter Ekko during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and stats presented here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Rell typically gets less CS as Ekko. Champions who on average don't acquire much CS typically don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values reported here to do well.

The best items to focus on in your Rell versus Ekko build include Evenshroud, Thornmail, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Rell used at least these three pieces in her build, she did much better vs Ekko than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Rell boasted an average win rate of 51.6% battling Ekko with these items in her kit.

To have the greatest likelihood of defeating Ekko as Rell, you should use the Glacial Augment, Hextech Flashtraption, Minion Dematerializer, Cosmic Insight, Bone Plating, and Unflinching runes from the Inspiration and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Rell vs Ekko fights, this composite of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 51.6% win rate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Ekko as Rell are given for all ranked divisions combined. To filter the stats and builds to an individual player tier, you can use the selection menu earlier on the page.