Volibear vs Shen Counter Build

How to Win Volibear vs Shen Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Shen as Volibear in LoL

How to Beat Shen as Volibear

7,876 Volibear vs Shen Matchups Analyzed

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of ranked LoL matches each week. In our data, Volibear fought Shen 7876 times. With so many matchups for Volibear vs Shen gives us a lot of faith in our ability to provide actionable stats and a recommended build to smash Shen This particular champion pairing is somewhat rare. Volibear is forced to battle against Shen in only 3.0% of his rounds.

Unfortunately, Volibear does a poor job of countering Shen. On average, he wins a acceptable 49.1% of the time the champs oppose one another in. In Volibear versus Shen matches, Volibear’s side is 0.0% more expected to get first blood, indicating that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Shen.

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Best Volibear Items to Counter Shen

The most crucial items to have in your Volibear versus Shen build include Divine Sunderer, Thornmail, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Volibear included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better countering Shen than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Volibear boasted an average win rate of 66.3% when countering Shen with this build.

Best Volibear Runes to Counter Shen

Press the Attack Rune Press the Attack
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Celerity Rune Celerity
Waterwalking Rune Waterwalking

To have the best probability of defeating Shen as Volibear, Volibear players should equip the Press the Attack, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Celerity, and Waterwalking runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Volibear vs Shen matchups, this combination of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 59.1% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the top Shen runes to fend off Volibear to help you recognize how he will probably be kitted out against you.


5.2 | Volibear Shen | 4.2


6 | Volibear Shen | 5.2


7.2 | Volibear Shen | 10.7

Volibear vs Shen Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here underscore several critical Volibear versus Shen counter statistics that may help you interpret the distinctions between this set of champions. For instance, Volibear’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is worse than Shen’s KDA ratio of 2.9, indicating that Volibear may be less central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Shen..

Volibear usually has a similar longest killing spree as his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, he takes more damage than Shen. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also hint that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

Volibear often totals fewer minion kills than Shen. Champions that don't earn very much CS normally do not require much CS to be useful. They are capable of scaling fully off their abilities and first items alone. However, champs with plenty of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need a lot of items to be useful. In either case, work to outperform the values shown here to do well.

If you would like to view Volibear vs Shen tips and counter stats for a a particular rank, feel free to select one from the selection menu provided above. At first, the statistics and build suggestions shown are calculated using all rounds finished with these champions.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.18 | Volibear Shen | 0.98

Largest Multi-Kill

1.3 | Volibear Shen | 1.16

Damage Dealt

14,993 | Volibear Shen | 13,307

Damage Taken

30,319 | Volibear Shen | 23,173

Healing Done

9,019 | Volibear Shen | 2,770

Vision Score

19 | Volibear Shen | 19

Gold Earned

10,584 | Volibear Shen | 9,472

Minions Killed

72 | Volibear Shen | 107

Dragons Killed

0.99 | Volibear Shen | 0.14

Barons Killed

0.19 | Volibear Shen | 0.04


2.04 | Volibear Shen | 1.73


0.47 | Volibear Shen | 0.44

CC Duration (sec)

375 | Volibear Shen | 350

Experience Earned

12,613 | Volibear Shen | 12,961

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 7,876 Volibear vs Shen 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 Shen as Volibear 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.