Warwick vs Qiyana Counter Build

How to Beat Qiyana as Warwick


We summarize our matchup stats from the millions of rated League games that we review each and every week. This Warwick against Qiyana counter guide came out of an analysis of 21,885 ranked games where both champions fought one another.

This matchup is fairly common. Warwick encounters Qiyana in 13.7% of his games. Warwick has done a great job of beating Qiyana. Typically, he wins a fantastic 56.0% of games the champions fight one another in. In Warwick versus Qiyana matches, Warwick’s side is 3.0% more expected to obtain first blood. This indicates that he probably will get first blood versus Qiyana.

Matchups Analyzed


Team First Blood


Win Rate


Best Warwick Items to Counter Qiyana

The top items to prioritize in your Warwick versus Qiyana build include Sterak's Gage, Sunfire Aegis, and Thornmail. When Warwick incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better when facing Qiyana than with most other common item sets.

Sterak's Gage Item Sunfire Aegis Item Thornmail Item

Best Warwick Runes to Counter Qiyana

To have the best chance of crushing Qiyana as Warwick, Warwick players should use the Press the Attack, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Nimbus Cloak, and Waterwalking runes. Of all the runes that we analyzed for Warwick vs Qiyana counterpicks, this mixture of runes yielded the greatest win rate. We have also shown the top Qiyana runes to fend off Warwick to help you realize how she will likely be played to try to beat you.

Best Warwick Runes

Press the Attack Rune Press the Attack
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Nimbus Cloak Rune Nimbus Cloak
Waterwalking Rune Waterwalking

Best Qiyana Runes

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Relentless Hunter Rune Relentless Hunter
Triumph Rune Triumph
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace


The following tables emphasize several strategic Warwick vs. Qiyana counter statistics that can help you explain the differences and similarities between this pair of champions. For instance, Warwick’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is similar to Qiyana’s KDA ratio of 2.0, indicating that Warwick may be just as central to his team's team fighting capacity than Qiyana.

Battle Stats


Warwick Stats
7 7.3
Qiyana Stats


Warwick Stats
6.4 6.8
Qiyana Stats


Warwick Stats
6.9 6
Qiyana Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Warwick Stats
3.1 3.2
Qiyana Stats

Damage Dealt

Warwick Stats
13524 17123
Qiyana Stats

Damage Taken

Warwick Stats
32644 20115
Qiyana Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Warwick Stats
5.4 4.6
Qiyana Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Warwick Stats
0.9 0.7
Qiyana Stats

Dragons Killed

Warwick Stats
2 1.8
Qiyana Stats

Barons Killed

Warwick Stats
0.4 0.3
Qiyana Stats

Gold Earned

Warwick Stats
10275 10022
Qiyana Stats

Minions Killed

Warwick Stats
41 111
Qiyana Stats

Warwick often has a similar longest killing spree as his counter does. Typically, Warwick receives more damage than Qiyana. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also imply that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional damage when engaged or poked.

In Warwick vs Qiyana matchups, Warwick often gets much less CS than Qiyana. Champions who on average do not finish with a lot of minion kills typically do not have to have much CS to be useful. They are capable of scaling adequately off of their skills and stats alone. However, champs with scores of minion kills, such as carries, usually have to have a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, try to exceed the values shown here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 21885 Warwick vs Qiyana 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 Qiyana as Warwick 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.