Shaco vs Kayle Counter Build

How to Beat Kayle as Shaco


At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of ranked LoL rounds each week. In our dataset, Shaco faced off against Kayle 24,135 times. Using so many matchups for Shaco vs Kayle provides us a lot of faith in our capability to prepare enlightening stats and a supported build to destroy your rival.

This counter pairing is somewhat uncommon. Shaco fights Kayle in only 4.2% of his rounds. Unfortunitally, Shaco has done a dismal job of beating Kayle. Typically, Shaco wins a lowly 47.0% of matches the champs face each other in. In Shaco against Kayle rounds, Shaco’s team is 4.0% more likely to get first blood, indicating that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Kayle.

Matchups Analyzed


Win Rate


Team First Blood


Best Shaco Items to Counter Kayle

The most important items to focus on in your Shaco versus Kayle build consist of Infinity Edge, Essence Reaver, and Navori Quickblades. When Shaco bought at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better when facing Kayle than with most other typical builds.

Infinity Edge Item Essence Reaver Item Navori Quickblades Item

Best Shaco Runes to Counter Kayle

To have the best chance of vanquishing Kayle as Shaco, you should use the Hail of Blades, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Magical Footwear, and Future's Market runes. Of all the runes players used for Shaco vs Kayle battles, this set of runes yielded the highest win rate. We have also included the top Kayle runes to fend off Shaco to help you interpret how she will likely be played to try to beat your champion.

Best Shaco Runes

Hail of Blades Rune Hail of Blades
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Relentless Hunter Rune Relentless Hunter
Magical Footwear Rune Magical Footwear
Future's Market Rune Future's Market

Best Kayle Runes

Press the Attack Rune Press the Attack
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood


The following tables clarify some valuable Shaco against Kayle counter statistics that can help you interpret the distinctions between the pair. Shaco’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.6 is greater than Kayle’s KDA ratio of 1.9, showing that Shaco may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Kayle.

Battle Stats


Shaco Stats
6.6 5.7
Kayle Stats


Shaco Stats
5.5 6
Kayle Stats


Shaco Stats
7.7 6
Kayle Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Shaco Stats
3.1 2.7
Kayle Stats

Damage Dealt

Shaco Stats
15818 17760
Kayle Stats

Damage Taken

Shaco Stats
22004 21896
Kayle Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Shaco Stats
5.4 5.4
Kayle Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Shaco Stats
1 0.9
Kayle Stats

Dragons Killed

Shaco Stats
2 1.8
Kayle Stats

Barons Killed

Shaco Stats
0.4 0.4
Kayle Stats

Gold Earned

Shaco Stats
10114 11517
Kayle Stats

Minions Killed

Shaco Stats
36 163
Kayle Stats

Shaco usually has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his opponent does. Commonly, Shaco takes a similar amount of damage to Kayle. This typically indicates differing health capacities, but it can also hint that the champ with more HP has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

In Shaco vs Kayle matchups, Shaco commonly takes much less CS than Kayle. Champions who on average don't amass much CS usually do not have to have much CS to be effective. They are capable of scaling adequately off of their abilities alone. However, champions with plenty of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, try to exceed the averages displayed here to do well.

By default, Shaco vs Kayle tips, stats, and build suggestions are presented for all ranked divisions. To narrow the statistics and builds to a distinct player tier, you should use the selection menu located earlier in the guide.

How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 24135 Shaco vs Kayle 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 Shaco 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.