How to Win Sett vs Kayle Counter Matchup Sett is in the b tier of champions

Sett vs Kayle

How to Beat Kayle as Sett in LoL Kayle is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Kayle as Sett

based on 3,012 Sett vs Kayle matchups
Win Rate
50.8 %
K/D/A
1.95
Pick Rate
4.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our matchup stats from the millions of recently rated LoL rounds that we analyze each week. This guide on how to beat Kayle as Sett resulted from an analysis of 3012 ranked games where both champs faced off against each other. This counter pairing is fairly uncommon. Sett is forced to battle against Kayle in only 4.5% of his rounds.

Sett vs Kayle Matchup Summary

Sett does a average job of beating Kayle. Normally, he wins a acceptable 50.8% of matches the champions oppose one another in. In Sett vs Kayle games, Sett’s team is 0.2% more probable to get first blood, implying that he probably will get first blood against Kayle.

Best Sett vs Kayle Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's ShieldHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsHearthbound Axe

Core Sett Items

~22 Mins
GoredrinkerBlade of The Ruined KingTitanic Hydra

Optional Items

Sterak's GageDead Man's PlateDeath's DanceHullbreaker

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: AlacrityLast Stand
Resolve Bone PlatingUnflinching
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
Sett's passive ability p
Sett q ability q
Sett w ability w
Sett e ability e
Sett's ultimate ability r
1
E
2
W
3
Q
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
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Q
10
W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Kayle as Sett

Advice to Win Against Kayle

Kayle is usually a fragile target. If you see her ultimate cast on an ally, switch to attacking her.

Divine Judgment only grants Kayle or her allies immunity to damage. Slows and stuns can still be applied, so trap them if they're being overzealous.

Kayle starts the game as a weaker melee champion. Try to put her behind before she ascends to her ranged form.

Sett vs Kayle Counter Stats

Sett Image
Win Rate
50.8 %
VS
Win Rate
49.2 %
Kayle Image
5.9
< Kills >
5.4
5.9
< Deaths >
5.8
5.6
< Assists >
6.1
1.37
< Killing Sprees >
1.22
150
< Minions Killed >
182
0.15
< Dragons Killed >
0.15
0.64
< Inhibitors >
0.57
15,098
< Physical Damage >
5,602
275
< Magic Damage >
13,274
4,469
< True Damage >
1,503
19,842
< Damage Dealt >
20,380
31,746
< Damage Taken >
23,524
11,606
< Gold Earned >
12,224
2.81
< Towers >
2.67
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
3,091
< Total Healing >
4,958
14,192
< Experience >
15,180
18
< Vision Score >
17
9
< Wards Placed >
8
194
< Time Dealing CC >
224

How to Counter Kayle with Sett in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page clarify some valuable Sett against Kayle counter statistics that may help you distinguish the differences between this pair of champs. For instance, Sett’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Kayle’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Sett may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Kayle..

Sett usually has a similar longest killing spree as his matchup does. Commonly, he takes more damage than Kayle. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also illustrate that the champ with more HP has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Sett and Kayle

Damage Types Compared

Sett
Kayle
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Sett
Kayle

Who is Better, Sett or Kayle?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Sett usually fairs equally well when taking on Kayle, with a 50.8% win rate. As a result, Sett makes an ok counter for Kayle.

While Sett does have a higher winrate compared to Kayle, when they face off with one another, Sett also has a much lower difficulty level that makes him a less difficult character to learn. You still need to be cautious when picking Sett into Kayle.

Additionally, Sett has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Kayle. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Sett vs Kayle matchups, Sett is the better champion with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.

Sett is a decent counter for Kayle. Make sure you focus your gameplay on increasing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Sett against Kayle.

Additional Information for Sett Players

How We Calculated Our Sett vs Kayle Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Kayle as Sett, we analyzed 3,012 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 Kayle as Sett 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

To truly master Sett in order to counter Kayle during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips displayed above, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Sett often accumulates a similar amount of CS relative to Kayle. Champs who on average don't earn much CS often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values displayed here to do well.

The most important items to use in your Sett versus Kayle build include Goredrinker, Blade of The Ruined King, and Titanic Hydra. When Sett bought at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better vs. Kayle than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Sett had an average win rate of 50.8% battling Kayle with this counter build.

To have the highest likelihood of coming out on top against Kayle as Sett, you should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Bone Plating, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players used for Sett vs Kayle face-offs, this composite of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 50.8% winrate overall.

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