How to Win Shyvana vs Volibear Counter Matchup Shyvana is in the a tier of champions

Shyvana vs Volibear

How to Beat Volibear as Shyvana in LoL Volibear is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Volibear as Shyvana

based on 2,778 Shyvana vs Volibear matchups
Win Rate
53 %
K/D/A
2.67
Pick Rate
6.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked League games that we analyze every week. This guide on how to beat Volibear as Shyvana resulted from an examination of 2778 ranked rounds where both champions fought each other. This counter matchup is relatively uncommon. Shyvana encounters Volibear in only 6.2% of her games.

Shyvana vs Volibear Matchup Summary

Shyvana does a good job of beating Volibear. Typically, she wins a fantastic 53.0% of matches the champions battle one another in. In Shyvana vs Volibear matches, Shyvana’s side is 0.1% less expected to gain first blood, indicating that she most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Volibear.

Best Shyvana vs Volibear Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Null-Magic MantleBami's Cinder

Core Shyvana Items

~22 Mins
Frostfire GauntletCosmic DriveDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Rabadon's DeathcapZhonya's HourglassTitanic HydraForce of Nature

Summoner Spells

summonersmite summoner spell D
summonerdot 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: AlacrityLast Stand
Resolve ConditioningUnflinching
AttackSpeed Adaptive HealthScaling
Shyvana's passive ability p
Shyvana q ability q
Shyvana w ability w
Shyvana e ability e
Shyvana's ultimate ability r
1
E
2
W
3
Q
4
W
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
E
9
E
10
W
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R
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W
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W
14
Q
15
Q
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R

Guide to Countering Volibear as Shyvana

Tips for Playing as Shyvana against Volibear

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

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

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.

Shyvana vs Volibear Counter Stats

Shyvana Image
Win Rate
53 %
VS
Win Rate
47 %
Volibear Image
6.3
< Kills >
5.8
5.2
< Deaths >
5.7
7.6
< Assists >
7.5
1.46
< Killing Sprees >
1.34
58
< Minions Killed >
73
1.71
< Dragons Killed >
1.06
0.51
< Inhibitors >
0.46
3,360
< Physical Damage >
9,160
14,879
< Magic Damage >
5,696
1,263
< True Damage >
1,191
19,503
< Damage Dealt >
16,048
32,465
< Damage Taken >
30,032
12,011
< Gold Earned >
11,131
1.9
< Towers >
2.07
0.31
< Baron Takedowns >
0.22
9,075
< Total Healing >
7,843
13,964
< Experience >
13,267
21
< Vision Score >
20
5
< Wards Placed >
6
495
< Time Dealing CC >
420

How to Counter Volibear with Shyvana in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page emphasize several important Shyvana versus Volibear matchup stats that may help you explain the differences between these two champions. As an example, Shyvana’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Volibear’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Shyvana may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Volibear..

Shyvana normally has a similar longest killing spree as her foe does. Commonly, she takes a similar amount of damage to Volibear. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also hint that the champ with increased HP has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Shyvana and Volibear

Damage Types Compared

Shyvana
Volibear
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Shyvana
Volibear

Who is Better, Shyvana or Volibear?

Both League champs are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Shyvana usually wins when playing against Volibear, with a 53.0% win rate. Thus, Shyvana makes a good counter to Volibear.

While Shyvana does have a higher win rate compared to Volibear, when facing one another, Shyvana also has a greater level of difficulty that makes her a more complex champ to pick up and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Shyvana into Volibear.

Furthermore, Shyvana also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Volibear. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Shyvana vs Volibear matchups, Shyvana is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during team fights.

Shyvana is a good counter for Volibear. Focus your actions on keeping up your gold income and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Shyvana against Volibear.

Additional Information for Shyvana Players

How We Calculated Our Shyvana vs Volibear Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Volibear as Shyvana, we analyzed 2,778 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 Volibear 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

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Shyvana in order to counter Volibear during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips presented above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Shyvana usually racks up a similar amount of CS compared to Volibear. Champions who on average don't take much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have many items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values shown here to do well.

The top items to focus on in your Shyvana versus Volibear build include Frostfire Gauntlet, Cosmic Drive, and Demonic Embrace. When Shyvana included at least these three items in her build, she performed much better against Volibear than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Shyvana had an average winrate of 53.0% when playing against Volibear with these items in her kit.

To have the highest likelihood of vanquishing Volibear as Shyvana, you should use the Press the Attack, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Conditioning, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Shyvana vs Volibear matchups, this set of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 53.0% win rate overall.

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