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

Rell vs Olaf

How to Beat Olaf as Rell in LoL Olaf is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Olaf as Rell

based on 376 Rell vs Olaf matchups
Win Rate
47.9 %
K/D/A
2.33
Pick Rate
3.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup stats from the millions of ranked LoL rounds that we analyze each and every week. This guide on how to beat Olaf as Rell came out of an evaluation of 376 ranked games where both champions opposed one another. This particular pairing is somewhat rare. Rell is forced to battle against Olaf in only 3.5% of her games.

Rell vs Olaf Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Rell does a poor job of beating Olaf. Typically, she wins a lowly 47.9% of matches the champions face one another in. In Rell vs Olaf rounds, Rell’s side is 0.0% more probable to get first blood. This implies that she most likely will get first blood versus Olaf.

Best Rell vs Olaf Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionRelic Shield

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsCloth Armor

Core Rell Items

~22 Mins
Locket of the Iron SolariThornmailBulwark 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 Olaf as Rell

Advice to Win Against Olaf

Olaf becomes more dangerous the lower life he is. Save your disables to finish him off.

Preventing Olaf from reaching his axe will minimize the amount of harassment he can cause in the laning phase.

Olaf has reduced defenses from damage during Ragnarok, despite being immune to disables. If you can't escape from Olaf during Ragnarok, try focusing your damage on him with your teammates.

Rell vs Olaf Counter Stats

Rell Image
Win Rate
47.9 %
VS
Win Rate
52.1 %
Olaf Image
1.9
< Kills >
7.5
7
< Deaths >
6.6
14.4
< Assists >
6.4
0.26
< Killing Sprees >
1.73
35
< Minions Killed >
126
0.04
< Dragons Killed >
0.59
0.43
< Inhibitors >
0.57
1,203
< Physical Damage >
15,611
5,920
< Magic Damage >
194
885
< True Damage >
7,178
8,009
< Damage Dealt >
22,984
21,068
< Damage Taken >
31,227
7,972
< Gold Earned >
12,459
1.59
< Towers >
2.65
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.14
2,558
< Total Healing >
7,852
10,714
< Experience >
14,443
45
< Vision Score >
17
21
< Wards Placed >
7
161
< Time Dealing CC >
389

How to Counter Olaf with Rell in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here show some significant Rell vs. Olaf counter stats that can help us distinguish the differences between this set of champs. Rell’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Olaf’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Rell may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Olaf. This observation is largely fueled by the differences in assists.

Rell often has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than her counter does. On average, she receives less damage than Olaf. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also indicate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Rell and Olaf

Damage Types Compared

Rell
Olaf
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Rell
Olaf

Who is Better, Rell or Olaf?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Rell usually loses when trying to fight Olaf, with a 47.9% win rate. Therefore, Rell makes a poor counter for Olaf.

While Rell does have a lower win rate compared to Olaf, when on opposite teams, Rell also has a lower learning curve that makes her a less complex champion to pick up and master. You may get destroyed when picking Rell into Olaf.

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

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

Rell is a garbage counter to Olaf. Focus your gameplay on keeping up your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Rell against Olaf.

Additional Information for Rell Players

How We Calculated Our Rell vs Olaf Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Olaf as Rell, we analyzed 376 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 Olaf 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 learn all of the intricacies of Rell to counter Olaf during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions shown here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Rell typically picks up a lot less CS relative to Olaf. Champions who on average don't take much CS typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require many items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values displayed on this page to do well.

The best items to use in your Rell versus Olaf build consist of Locket of the Iron Solari, Thornmail, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Rell incorporated at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better vs Olaf than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Rell boasted an average winrate of 47.9% battling Olaf with these items in her kit.

To have the best probability of crushing Olaf as Rell, you should equip the Glacial Augment, Hextech Flashtraption, Minion Dematerializer, Cosmic Insight, Bone Plating, and Unflinching runes from the Inspiration and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune builds players chose for Rell vs Olaf counters, this order of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 47.9% win rate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Olaf as Rell are displayed for all ranked divisions. To narrow the stats and builds to a specific player tier, you may use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.