How to Win Viego vs Kennen Counter Matchup Viego is in the b tier of champions

Viego vs Kennen

How to Beat Kennen as Viego in LoL Kennen is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Kennen as Viego

based on 668 Viego vs Kennen matchups
Win Rate
49 %
K/D/A
2.3
Pick Rate
1.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our counter stats from the millions of rated League games that we evaluate each week. Our guide on how to beat Kennen as Viego came out of an analysis of 668 ranked matches where both champs engaged each other. This champ matchup is fairly rare. Viego encounters Kennen in only 1.1% of their matches.

Viego vs Kennen Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Viego does a dismal job of countering Kennen. Typically, they wins a acceptable 49.0% of games the champs face off with each other in. In Viego against Kennen matches, Viego’s side is 0.1% more likely to obtain first blood, indicating that they probably will be able to get first blood versus Kennen.

Best Viego vs Kennen Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordRecurve Bow

Core Viego Items

~22 Mins
Divine SundererBlade of The Ruined KingDeath's Dance

Optional Items

Wit's End

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: AlacrityCoup de Grace
Inspiration Magical FootwearCosmic Insight
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Viego's passive ability p
Viego q ability q
Viego w ability w
Viego e ability e
Viego's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Kennen as Viego

Advice to Win Against Kennen

Consider playing a bit more cautiously around Kennen when you have a Mark of the Storm debuff. If he hits you with 3 Marks of the Storm, you will get stunned.

Kennen is flimsy by nature - turn and attack him if he gets careless with Lightning Rush.

Viego vs Kennen Counter Stats

Viego Image
Win Rate
49 %
VS
Win Rate
51 %
Kennen Image
7.4
< Kills >
5.7
6.1
< Deaths >
5.4
6.6
< Assists >
6.2
1.66
< Killing Sprees >
1.27
43
< Minions Killed >
154
1.4
< Dragons Killed >
0.06
0.39
< Inhibitors >
0.4
13,411
< Physical Damage >
2,200
2,484
< Magic Damage >
18,160
1,377
< True Damage >
778
17,273
< Damage Dealt >
21,139
31,331
< Damage Taken >
20,635
11,971
< Gold Earned >
11,043
1.59
< Towers >
1.91
0.34
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
11,269
< Total Healing >
2,615
13,259
< Experience >
13,838
22
< Vision Score >
19
5
< Wards Placed >
9
232
< Time Dealing CC >
64

How to Counter Kennen with Viego in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here feature several strategic Viego vs. Kennen counter statistics that can help us realize the distinctions between this set of champions. As an example, Viego’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Kennen’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Viego may be more central to their team's team fighting capability than Kennen..

Viego often has a slightly larger longest killing spree than their foe does. Typically, they receives more damage than Kennen. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also indicate that the champ with higher health has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Viego and Kennen

Damage Types Compared

Viego
Kennen
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Viego
Kennen

Who is Better, Viego or Kennen?

Both League champions are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Viego usually fairs equally well when taking on Kennen, with a 49.0% win rate. Thus, Viego makes an ok counter for Kennen.

While Viego does have a lower winrate than Kennen, when on opposite teams, Viego also has a greater level of difficulty that makes them a more challenging character to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Viego into Kennen.

Additionally, Viego has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Kennen. This often 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 Viego vs Kennen matchups, Kennen is the better champ with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.

Viego is a somewhat poor counter to Kennen. Focus your gameplay on increasing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Viego against Kennen.

Additional Information for Viego Players

How We Calculated Our Viego vs Kennen Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Kennen as Viego, we analyzed 668 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 Kennen as Viego 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 Viego in order to counter Kennen during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions presented above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Viego usually accumulates a lot less CS relative to Kennen. Champs who typically don't get many minion kills often don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require many items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values shown here to do well.

The top items to prioritize in your Viego versus Kennen build include Divine Sunderer, Blade of The Ruined King, and Death's Dance. When Viego used at least these three pieces in their build, they did a lot better vs Kennen than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Viego had an average win rate of 49.0% when countering Kennen with this build.

To have the highest chance of beating Kennen as Viego, Viego players should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Viego vs Kennen counter picks, this combo of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 49.0% winrate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Kennen as Viego are given for all skill levels combined. If you want to filter the statistics and builds to a distinct division, you may use the selection menu located earlier on the page.