How to Synergize Kennen with Kayle on the Same Team Kennen is in the b tier of champions

Kennen with Kayle

How to Win With Kennen and Kayle Paired Together Kayle is in the a tier of champions
Mage Marksman
Fighter Support

How to Synergize Kennen and Kayle

based on 249 Kennen with Kayle pairs
Win Rate
49.8 %
K/D/A
2.09
Pick Rate
1.8 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

Our servers pull data from from millions of League of Legends matches straight from Riot Games each week. Kennen has gone into battle with Kayle in 249 recent, competitive matches. By pooling so much great data directly from the creators of League, we are sure that we can give you high quality, usable builds to help Kennen synergize with Kayle. It is relatively rare for Kennen to play alongside Kayle as allies. This has only taken place in approx. 1.8% of rounds with Kennen.

Kennen Kayle Synergy Summary

Kennen does a ok job of synergizing with Kayle. Usually, he wins an acceptable 49.8% of rounds the champions appear on the same team. If you want to play better as Kennen when playing alongside Kayle by learning how to better synergize your strategy with her, then dig into the complete build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Kennen Kayle Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsAmplifying Tome

Core Kennen Items

~22 Mins
Hextech RocketbeltZhonya's HourglassShadowflame

Optional Items

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Electrocute Taste of BloodEyeball CollectionUltimate Hunter
Inspiration Magical FootwearCosmic Insight
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Kennen's passive ability p
Kennen q ability q
Kennen w ability w
Kennen e ability e
Kennen's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
11
R
12
W
13
W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Synergizing Kennen and Kayle

Tips for Playing as Kennen with Kayle

You can stun your opponents by inflicting 3 Marks of the Storm upon them.

Lightning Rush can be used to initiate fights with its Energy return component, allowing him to use other abilities afterward.

You can land an initial Mark of the Storm debuff on an opponent with Thundering Shuriken, and then add to it with Electrical Surge.

Advice to Understand How Kayle Will Play

Kayle's attacks become incredibly powerful once she gains attack range from Divine Ascent. Play safe until then.

Using Divine Judgment on a high-DPS ally can turn the tides of battle by giving your ally free reign to attack.

Kayle benefits greatly from Attack Damage and Ability Power, making hybrid items like Nashor's Tooth and Hextech Gunblade very effective on her.

Kennen Kayle Synergy Stats

Kennen Image
Win Rate
49.8 %
VS
Win Rate
50.2 %
Kayle Image
5.2
< Kills >
5.5
5.7
< Deaths >
5.7
6.7
< Assists >
6.6
1.18
< Killing Sprees >
1.27
142
< Minions Killed >
152
0.06
< Dragons Killed >
0.07
0.43
< Inhibitors >
0.43
2,064
< Physical Damage >
2,196
16,862
< Magic Damage >
18,228
836
< True Damage >
839
19,762
< Damage Dealt >
21,264
21,399
< Damage Taken >
21,541
10,550
< Gold Earned >
11,021
1.74
< Towers >
1.91
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
2,030
< Total Healing >
2,131
13,517
< Experience >
14,118
20
< Vision Score >
19
10
< Wards Placed >
9
59
< Time Dealing CC >
62

How to Play with Kayle as Kennen in LoL

The Kennen Kayle synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Kayle, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.

Overall, Kennen sees a large worsening in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Kayle. His KDA went down from NaN to NaN. This negative change shows that Kayle helps Kennen perform poorer in ranked LoL rounds. Yet, the small difference demonstrates that this performance change is only marginal.

When Kennen is an ally to Kayle, he observes a measurable drop in his complete damage output. This could signal that Kayle doesn't help cover for him to deal more damage or that her participation also helps increase the round's duration. Similarly, when Kennen is played with Kayle on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees than when he plays on his own. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing alongside Kayle.

Moreover, when Kennen plays with Kayle on the same side, he often takes a little less damage than when he plays alone. Getting dealt not as much damage may indicate that Kayle does a decent job of protecting Kennen in team fights.

Synergies between Kennen and Kayle

Damage Types Compared

Kennen with Kayle
Kennen
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Kennen
Kayle
Synergy

Is Kennen better when played alongside Kayle?

There is no one best synergy for Kennen that will always be his top ally. However, overall, Kayle is a good companion for Kennen. By locking into the same side as Kennen, she increases their win rate by 1.5% to 49.8%. This shows that there is a potentially meaningful bond between Kennen and Kayle that allows them to perform at the top of their game together than alone.

Kayle has a greater difficulty than Kennen. That means Kennen players should be cautious when enlisting Kayle comrades to go into battle on the same side as, as they will need a greater level of skill to be able to cooperate well with you.

Working on the same side, Kennen players should observe an overall large increase in your team’s ability to deal magical damage. Together, these two are able to dish out a surprising amount of magic type damage.

In contrast, by bringing Kennen and Kayle together, you may not be providing your team a great deal of engage. Plan to bring other champions on your team that fills this hole in this pairing's playstyle.

Regardless of the ability of your Kayle ally, you need to focus on maximizing your income, outlasting your enemies, and taking down objectives. If you do this, you should do well, regardless.

Additional Information for Kennen Players

How We Calculated Our Kennen Kayle Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Kennen and Kayle, we analyzed 249 ranked and recent League of Legends matches. We perform advanced data cleaning and statistical methods to guarantee that our team synergy stats are accurate and reliable. You can be confident that our recommended build to pair Kennen with Kayle comes from actual 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 your division's most relevant stats and build.

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Further Insights to Win with this Champion Pairing

If you would like to truly master Kennen to work well with Kayle during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends games, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this champion pairing. If you use the build and suggestions displayed here, you will increase your win rate by a lot.

The most crucial finished items to build first in your Kennen and Kayle synergy build consist of Hextech Rocketbelt, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Kennen included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better as an ally of Kayle than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Kennen boasted an average winrate of 49.8% when synergizing his build and playstyle to Kayle with these items in his kit.

To have the best chance of beating your oponents, you should use the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Domination and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players used for Kennen and Kayle pairings, this order of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 49.8% winrate overall.

If you would like to view Kennen and Kayle collaboration tips and builds for a an individual division, feel free to choose one from the selection menu above. At first, the statistics and build suggestions shown are calculated using all games completed with these champions.