Ryze vs Kennen Counter Build

How to Win Ryze vs Kennen Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Kennen as Ryze in LoL

How to Beat Kennen as Ryze

2,511 Ryze vs Kennen Matchups Analyzed

Win Rate


First Blood


Best Ryze Items to Counter Kennen

The most important items to have in your Ryze versus Kennen build include Seraph's Embrace, Void Staff, and Everfrost. When Ryze used at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better when fighting Kennen than with most other typical builds.


5.6 | Ryze Kennen | 5.8


6 | Ryze Kennen | 5.5


6.3 | Ryze Kennen | 6.6

Best Ryze Runes to Counter Kennen

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Scorch Rune Scorch
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
To have the highest probability of defeating Kennen as Ryze, Ryze players should equip the Phase Rush, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Taste of Blood, and Ravenous Hunter runes. Of all the rune sets players used for Ryze vs Kennen counterpicks, this order of runes resulted in the best win rate. We have also displayed the top Kennen runes to fend off Ryze to help you recognize how he will probably be played against your champ.

Runes Kennen Will Likely Use to Counter Ryze

Summon Aery Rune Summon Aery
Nimbus Cloak Rune Nimbus Cloak
Celerity Rune Celerity
Scorch Rune Scorch
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

Ryze vs Kennen Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page emphasize several strategic Ryze versus Kennen matchup statistics that may help you figure out the differences and similarities between the two. For instance, Ryze’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.0 is nearly equal to Kennen’s ratio of 2.3, highlighting that Ryze may be just as central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Kennen.

Ryze often has a similar longest kill spree as his opponent does. Commonly, Ryze receives a similar amount of damage to Kennen. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to escape additional harm when engaged or poked.

Ryze often takes a bit more CS than Kennen. Champions that don't earn much CS usually do not need much CS to be effective. Instead, they are capable of scaling well off their skills and stats alone. Yet, champions with large numbers of minion kills, such as ADCs, usually require a lot of gold to be useful. In either situation, try to beat the values presented here to do well.

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Killing Spree

2.6 | Ryze Kennen | 2.8

Damage Dealt

18,503 | Ryze Kennen | 19,461

Damage Taken

21,192 | Ryze Kennen | 18,749

Gold Earned

11,471 | Ryze Kennen | 10,474

Minions Killed

173 | Ryze Kennen | 143


5.3 | Ryze Kennen | 5.4

Dragons Killed

1.9 | Ryze Kennen | 2.1

Barons Killed

0.4 | Ryze Kennen | 0.5


0.9 | Ryze Kennen | 0.9

Ryze vs Kennen Matchup Summary

We calculate our matchup statistics from the millions of rated League of Legends matches that we analyze each week. This Ryze versus Kennen matchup review resulted from an examination of 2,511 ranked rounds where both champs fought one another.

This matchup is somewhat uncommon. Ryze has to counter Kennen in only 4.6% of his rounds. Unfortunitally, Ryze has done a pathetic job of countering Kennen. Typically, Ryze wins a lowly 46.0% of the time the champions oppose each other in. In Ryze versus Kennen matches, Ryze’s team is 1.0% more expected to earn first blood. This implies that he probably will get first blood versus Kennen.

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 2,511 Ryze vs Kennen 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 Kennen as Ryze 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.