How to Win Tahm Kench vs Wukong Counter Matchup Tahm Kench is in the s tier of champions

Tahm Kench vs Wukong

How to Beat Wukong as Tahm Kench in LoL Wukong is in the b tier of champions
Support Tank
Fighter Tank

How to Beat Wukong as Tahm Kench

based on 1,103 Tahm Kench vs Wukong matchups
Win Rate
46.7 %
K/D/A
2.28
Pick Rate
3.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup stats from the millions of ranked LoL rounds that we get from Riot Games each and every week. This guide on how to beat Wukong as Tahm Kench resulted from an evaluation of 1103 ranked matches where both champs fought each other. This particular champ pairing is somewhat rare. Tahm Kench has to counter Wukong in only 3.7% of his games.

Tahm Kench vs Wukong Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Tahm Kench has done a pathetic job of beating Wukong. Typically, he wins a lowly 46.7% of the time the champions fight one another in. In Tahm Kench versus Wukong matches, Tahm Kench’s team is 0.0% more probable to get first blood, indicating that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Wukong.

Best Tahm Kench vs Wukong Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's ShieldHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsRuby Crystal

Core Tahm Kench Items

~22 Mins
Frostfire GauntletSpirit VisageThornmail

Optional Items

Frozen HeartKnight's VowDead Man's PlateRanduin's Omen

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Resolve Grasp of the Undying Shield BashSecond WindUnflinching
Precision TriumphLegend: Alacrity
AttackSpeed Armor HealthScaling
Tahm Kench's passive ability p
Tahm Kench q ability q
Tahm Kench w ability w
Tahm Kench e ability e
Tahm Kench's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
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R
12
W
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W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Wukong as Tahm Kench

Tips for Playing as Tahm Kench against Wukong

Consider carefully when to use Thick Skin's active. Sometimes shielding early to avoid further damage is good, but sometimes the healing is more beneficial.

Your most important function as a support is to keep fragile allies safe. Keep Devour's range and cooldown in mind and position accordingly!

Advice to Win Against Wukong

Wukong becomes tougher to kill when surrounded by his enemies. Try to isolate him to gain an advantage.

Wukong will often use Decoy after Nimbus Strike. Try delaying your abilities by a short amount of time to ensure that you're hitting the real Wukong.

Tahm Kench vs Wukong Counter Stats

Tahm Kench Image
Win Rate
46.7 %
VS
Win Rate
53.3 %
Wukong Image
4
< Kills >
6.8
5.7
< Deaths >
5.7
9
< Assists >
7.1
0.9
< Killing Sprees >
1.58
106
< Minions Killed >
86
0.07
< Dragons Killed >
0.89
0.45
< Inhibitors >
0.5
2,178
< Physical Damage >
13,858
11,221
< Magic Damage >
2,662
730
< True Damage >
996
14,129
< Damage Dealt >
17,516
28,545
< Damage Taken >
27,235
9,624
< Gold Earned >
11,576
1.92
< Towers >
2.16
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.18
7,965
< Total Healing >
7,734
12,433
< Experience >
13,452
26
< Vision Score >
20
12
< Wards Placed >
6
536
< Time Dealing CC >
115

How to Counter Wukong with Tahm Kench in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page show several valuable Tahm Kench against Wukong counter stats that may help you figure out the differences between the pair. As an example, Tahm Kench’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Wukong’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Tahm Kench may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Wukong..

Tahm Kench normally has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his enemy does. Typically, he receives a similar amount of damage to Wukong. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Tahm Kench and Wukong

Damage Types Compared

Tahm Kench
Wukong
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Tahm Kench
Wukong

Who is Better, Tahm Kench or Wukong?

Both League champions are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Tahm Kench usually loses when taking on Wukong, with a 46.7% win rate. Thus, Tahm Kench makes a bad counter for Wukong.

While Tahm Kench does have a lower win rate compared to Wukong, when facing one another, Tahm Kench also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more challenging character to learn and master. You may get destroyed when picking Tahm Kench into Wukong.

Moreover, Tahm Kench has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Wukong. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Tahm Kench vs Wukong matchups, Wukong is the better champion with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.

Tahm Kench is a trash counter to Wukong. Focus your strategy on increasing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Tahm Kench against Wukong.

Additional Information for Tahm Kench Players

How We Calculated Our Tahm Kench vs Wukong Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Wukong as Tahm Kench, we analyzed 1,103 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 Wukong as Tahm Kench 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 Tahm Kench to counter Wukong during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips presented here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Tahm Kench usually racks up a similar amount of CS relative to Wukong. Champs who typically don't earn much CS typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values shown on this page to do well.

The best items to prioritize in your Tahm Kench versus Wukong build include Frostfire Gauntlet, Spirit Visage, and Thornmail. When Tahm Kench combined at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better countering Wukong than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Tahm Kench had an average win rate of 46.7% when playing against Wukong with these items in his kit.

To have the highest chance of crushing Wukong as Tahm Kench, Tahm Kench players should take the Grasp of the Undying, Shield Bash, Second Wind, Unflinching, Triumph, and Legend: Alacrity runes from the Resolve and Precision rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players used for Tahm Kench vs Wukong counterpicks, this mixture of runes resulted in the best win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 46.7% win rate overall.

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