Once you have chosen an angle for The Culling, you cannot change it. Pick your moment well!
For optimal burst, try to combine Relentless Pursuit into Piercing Light.
Because of Lightslinger, Lucian benefits more from Attack Damage than he does from Attack Speed.
Ardent Blaze actually explodes in a star pattern. Try to line it up so the spokes hit enemy champions.
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.
The Lucian Kennen synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Kennen, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.
Overall, Lucian sees a large worsening in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Kennen. His KDA went down from NaN to NaN. This negative change shows that Kennen helps Lucian perform not as well in competitive League matches. Yet, the small difference demonstrates that this performance change is not very impactful.
When Lucian is paired with Kennen, he gets a barely noticable drop in his total damage output. This difference could indicate that Kennen does not support by providing protection for him to dish out more damage or that his support also helps extend the match's duration. Similarly, when Lucian is played with Kennen on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees than when he plays alone. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing alongside Kennen.
Additionally, when Lucian plays with Kennen on the same team, he on average takes a little less damage than when he plays alone. Receiving not as much damage could indicate that Kennen does a decent job of protecting Lucian during teamfights.
There is no universally accepted best ally for Lucian that will always be his top teammate. Yet, overall, Kennen is a very typical ally for Lucian. By locking into the same side as Lucian, he decreases their win rate by -0.3% to 48.3%. This clearly indicates that there is a weak bond between Lucian and Kennen that allows them to perform worse together than alone.
Kennen has a lower difficulty than Lucian. That means Lucian players don't need to be cautious when enlisting Kennen teammates to fight alongside, as they will have to have a relatively low level of skill to be able to cooperate well with you.
Working together, Lucian players will likely witness an overall large increase in your team’s capacity to dish out massive AD. Combined, these two should be able to take down targets with auto-attacks and other AD damage abilities.
Conversely, by aligning Lucian and Kennen together, you will not be providing your side a lot of tankyness. Plan to bring other champions on your team that helps cover this relative disparity in their potential.
Regardless of the ability of your Kennen ally, you should focus on maximizing your income, warding to avoid ambushes, and taking down objectives. If you heed this simple advice, you will do well, regardless.
To learn all of the intricacies of Lucian in order to synergize with Kennen during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League matches, you should continue reading to learn some more tricks and insights into this champion pairing. If you use the build and suggestions presented above, you will increase your win rate significantly.
The ideal finished items to use in your Lucian and Kennen synergy build include Galeforce, Rapid Firecannon, and Stormrazor. When Lucian included at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better when fighting alongside Kennen than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Lucian boasted an average winrate of 48.3% when playing alongside Kennen with this build.
To have the greatest chance of crushing your oponents, you should use the Press the Attack, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Coup de Grace, Biscuit Delivery, and Magical Footwear runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the runes players used for this team composition, this mixture of runes yielded the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 48.3% winrate overall.
By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to team up Kennen with Lucian are presented for all skill levels, merged. To scope the stats and builds to a specific rank, you may use the selection menu earlier on the page.