How to Win Shyvana vs Ryze Counter Matchup Shyvana is in the b tier of champions

Shyvana vs Ryze

How to Beat Ryze as Shyvana in LoL Ryze is in the b tier of champions
Fighter Tank
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How to Beat Ryze as Shyvana

based on 680 Shyvana vs Ryze matchups
Win Rate
56.5 %
K/D/A
2.94
Pick Rate
0.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of recently ranked LoL games every week. In our data, Shyvana engaged Ryze 680 times. Having so many matchups for Shyvana versus Ryze provides us faith in our capability to provide useful stats and a recommended build to crush Ryze. This particular champion pairing is somewhat rare. Shyvana fights Ryze in only 0.8% of her games.

Shyvana vs Ryze Matchup Summary

Shyvana has done a great job of beating Ryze. Typically, she wins a fantastic 56.5% of matches the champs oppose each other in. In Shyvana against Ryze games, Shyvana’s team is 0.0% more likely to gain first blood. This implies that she most likely will be able to get first blood versus Ryze.

Best Shyvana vs Ryze Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsBami's Cinder

Core Shyvana Items

~22 Mins
Frostfire GauntletForce of NatureDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Warmog's ArmorNashor's ToothBlade of The Ruined KingThornmail

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Press the Attack TriumphLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Resolve ConditioningUnflinching
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Shyvana's passive ability p
Shyvana q ability q
Shyvana w ability w
Shyvana e ability e
Shyvana's ultimate ability r
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E
2
W
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Q
4
E
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E
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R
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E
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W
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Q
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Guide to Countering Ryze as Shyvana

Tips for Playing as Shyvana against Ryze

Flame Breath is great to level-up against difficult lane opponents.

It can be valuable to purchase one of the items that can slow enemies: Frozen Mallet, Dead Man's Plate, or Entropy.

Shyvana's abilities all benefit from attacking units. As a result, Attack Speed items are more valuable on her than most champions.

Burnout is an ideal choice for jungling. Monsters will be hit by the full duration, and the speed boost improves her ganking potential.

Advice to Win Against Ryze

Ryze is especially dangerous to opponents that are marked with Flux.

Crowd controlling Ryze during Realm Warp's windup will cancel the portal.

Use Realm Warp's windup time to figure out how to deal with what may be coming out of the portal.

Shyvana vs Ryze Counter Stats

Shyvana Image
Win Rate
56.5 %
VS
Win Rate
43.5 %
Ryze Image
6.2
< Kills >
5
4.7
< Deaths >
5.4
7.6
< Assists >
6.3
1.38
< Killing Sprees >
1.1
77
< Minions Killed >
174
1.49
< Dragons Killed >
0.12
0.6
< Inhibitors >
0.43
4,274
< Physical Damage >
1,016
15,491
< Magic Damage >
18,978
1,262
< True Damage >
434
21,028
< Damage Dealt >
20,429
34,360
< Damage Taken >
24,090
12,044
< Gold Earned >
11,315
2.06
< Towers >
1.79
0.27
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
7,775
< Total Healing >
2,882
14,179
< Experience >
14,163
21
< Vision Score >
19
6
< Wards Placed >
9
543
< Time Dealing CC >
127

How to Counter Ryze with Shyvana in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here highlight several influential Shyvana versus Ryze counter stats that may help you figure out the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Shyvana’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Ryze’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Shyvana may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Ryze..

Shyvana normally has a similar longest kill spree as her enemy does. Commonly, she takes more damage than Ryze. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also illustrate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Shyvana and Ryze

Damage Types Compared

Shyvana
Ryze
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Shyvana
Ryze

Who is Better, Shyvana or Ryze?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Shyvana usually wins when facing off against Ryze, with a 56.5% win rate. Thus, Shyvana makes a fantastic counter for Ryze.

While Shyvana does have a much higher winrate than Ryze, when facing one another, Shyvana also has a lower level of difficulty that makes her a less time consuming champ to learn and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Shyvana into Ryze.

Additionally, Shyvana also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Ryze. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Shyvana vs Ryze matchups, Shyvana is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.

Shyvana is a great counter for Ryze. Focus your tactics on increasing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Shyvana against Ryze.

Additional Information for Shyvana Players

How We Calculated Our Shyvana vs Ryze Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Ryze as Shyvana, we analyzed 680 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 Ryze as Shyvana 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 Shyvana to counter Ryze during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips shown here, you should grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Shyvana typically racks up less CS relative to Ryze. Champs who on average don't get many minion kills often don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have many items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers shown here to do well.

The most important items to prioritize in your Shyvana versus Ryze build consist of Frostfire Gauntlet, Force of Nature, and Demonic Embrace. When Shyvana incorporated at least these three pieces in her build, she performed a lot better countering Ryze than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Shyvana had an average win rate of 56.5% when playing against Ryze with this counter build.

To have the highest likelihood of defeating Ryze as Shyvana, you should equip the Press the Attack, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Conditioning, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune builds players chose for Shyvana vs Ryze counters, this set of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 56.5% win rate overall.

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