Ryze vs Shen Counter Build

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

How to Beat Shen as Ryze

4,158 Ryze vs Shen Matchups Analyzed

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches each and every week. In our database, Ryze did battle with Shen 4158 times. Having so many games with Ryze versus Shen provides us a lot of faith in our capacity to prepare enlightening data and a recommended build to obliterate your enemy This counter pairing is fairly rare. Ryze encounters Shen in only 3.0% of his matches.

Unfortunately, Ryze does a terrible job of beating Shen. Typically, he wins a lowly 46.4% of games the champions oppose one another in. In Ryze against Shen games, Ryze’s team is 0.1% less likely to get first blood, indicating that he most likely won't get first blood versus Shen.

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Best Ryze Items to Counter Shen

The most important items to prioritize in your Ryze versus Shen build consist of Everfrost, Seraph's Embrace, and Cosmic Drive. When Ryze combined at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better against Shen than with many other typical item sets. In fact, Ryze had an average win rate of 61.9% battling Shen with this counter build.

Best Ryze Runes to Counter Shen

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 greatest chance of crushing Shen as Ryze, you should take the Phase Rush, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Taste of Blood, and Ravenous Hunter runes from the Sorcery and Domination rune sets. Out of all the runes players chose for Ryze vs Shen LoL games, this combo of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 48.9% winrate overall.

We have also included the best Shen runes to fight back against Ryze to help you recognize how he will probably be kitted out versus your champ.


5.3 | Ryze Shen | 4


5.9 | Ryze Shen | 4.9


6.3 | Ryze Shen | 10.5

Ryze vs Shen Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown on this page show several valuable Ryze against Shen matchup statistics that may help us understand the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Ryze’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.0 is worse than Shen’s KDA ratio of 3.0, indicating that Ryze may be less central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Shen..

Ryze typically has a similar longest kill spree as his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, he receives a similar amount of damage to Shen. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also hint that the champ with higher HP has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

In Ryze vs Shen matchups, Ryze typically totals many more minion kills than Shen. Champs who on average don't get a lot of minion kills typically do not need much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. They are capable of scaling properly off their skills and stats alone. Although, champions with scores of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, usually must have a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, try to top the values shown here to do well.

If you need to get Ryze x Shen tips and counter stats for a a distinct player tier, feel free to select one from the selection menu displayed above. If viewing for the first time, the stats and strategies shown are calculated using all games completed with these champs.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.22 | Ryze Shen | 0.93

Largest Multi-Kill

1.39 | Ryze Shen | 1.13

Damage Dealt

18,981 | Ryze Shen | 12,215

Damage Taken

20,736 | Ryze Shen | 22,716

Healing Done

3,286 | Ryze Shen | 2,659

Vision Score

19 | Ryze Shen | 20

Gold Earned

11,410 | Ryze Shen | 9,475

Minions Killed

176 | Ryze Shen | 114

Dragons Killed

0.13 | Ryze Shen | 0.11

Barons Killed

0.05 | Ryze Shen | 0.03


2.08 | Ryze Shen | 1.75


0.45 | Ryze Shen | 0.44

CC Duration (sec)

111 | Ryze Shen | 358

Experience Earned

13,802 | Ryze Shen | 13,035

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 4,158 Ryze vs Shen 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 Shen 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.