Warwick vs Rek'Sai Counter Build

How to Beat Rek'Sai as Warwick

Summary

We get our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated League of Legends games that we evaluate each and every week. This Warwick versus Rek'Sai counter guide resulted from an examination of 11,334 ranked rounds where both champs faced each other.

This particular champ pairing is somewhat uncommon. Warwick fights Rek'Sai in only 7.1% of his matches. Warwick has done a great job of countering Rek'Sai. On average, Warwick wins a whopping 55.0% of games the champs oppose each other in. In Warwick against Rek'Sai games, Warwick’s team is 1.0% more probable to get first blood, implying that he most likely will get first blood against Rek'Sai.

Matchups Analyzed

11,334

Team First Blood

51%

Win Rate

55%

Best Warwick Items to Counter Rek'Sai

The best items to use in your Warwick versus Rek'Sai build consist of Sterak's Gage, Thornmail, and Divine Sunderer. When Warwick combined at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better against Rek'Sai than with most other common item sets.

Sterak's Gage Item Thornmail Item Divine Sunderer Item

Best Warwick Runes to Counter Rek'Sai

To have the best chance of vanquishing Rek'Sai as Warwick, you should use the Press the Attack, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes. Of all the runes players chose for Warwick vs Rek'Sai face-offs, this order of runes resulted in the highest win rate. We have also displayed the top Rek'Sai runes to fend off Warwick to help you understand how he will likely be built to try to beat your champion.

Best Warwick Runes

Press the Attack Rune Press the Attack
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Absolute Focus Rune Absolute Focus
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm

Best Rek'Sai Runes

Hail of Blades Rune Hail of Blades
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Relentless Hunter Rune Relentless Hunter
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity

Stats

The following tables feature several important Warwick versus Rek'Sai counter statistics that may help you appreciate the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Warwick’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is close to Rek'Sai’s ratio of 2.0, demonstrating that Warwick may be just as central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Rek'Sai.

Battle Stats

Kills

Warwick Stats
7 6.9
Rek'Sai Stats

Deaths

Warwick Stats
6.4 6.9
Rek'Sai Stats

Assists

Warwick Stats
7.1 6.8
Rek'Sai Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Warwick Stats
3.1 2.9
Rek'Sai Stats

Damage Dealt

Warwick Stats
13720 14281
Rek'Sai Stats

Damage Taken

Warwick Stats
33177 28523
Rek'Sai Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Warwick Stats
5.3 4.9
Rek'Sai Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Warwick Stats
0.9 0.8
Rek'Sai Stats

Dragons Killed

Warwick Stats
2 1.8
Rek'Sai Stats

Barons Killed

Warwick Stats
0.4 0.3
Rek'Sai Stats

Gold Earned

Warwick Stats
10440 10299
Rek'Sai Stats

Minions Killed

Warwick Stats
43 28
Rek'Sai Stats

Warwick typically has a similar longest kill spree as his foe does. Commonly, Warwick receives more damage than Rek'Sai. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the champ with increased health has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when engaged or poked.

In Warwick vs Rek'Sai matchups, Warwick commonly earns a similar amount of CS than Rek'Sai. Champions who on average don't earn much CS usually don't have to have much CS to be useful. They are able to scale adequately off of their skills and stats alone. However, champs with plenty of CS, such as ADCs, usually require a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, try to pass the values displayed here to do well.

By default, Warwick vs Rek'Sai tips, stats, and build recommendations are shown for all skill levels combined. To narrow the statistics and builds to a distinct skill level, you can use the selection menu menu earlier on the page.

How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 11334 Warwick vs Rek'Sai 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 Rek'Sai 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.