How to Synergize Rakan with Shyvana on the Same Team Rakan is in the a tier of champions

Rakan with Shyvana

How to Win With Rakan and Shyvana Paired Together Shyvana is in the b tier of champions
Support
Fighter Tank

How to Synergize Rakan and Shyvana

based on 784 Rakan with Shyvana pairs
Win Rate
50.8 %
K/D/A
2.74
Pick Rate
3.1 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

At MOBA Champion, we take in data from from millions of LoL games straight from Riot Games each and every week. Rakan has gone into battle with Shyvana in 784 recently played, competitive matches. By pooling so much relevant data directly from the publishers of League, we are completely sure that we can present to you robust, accurate builds to help Rakan synergize with Shyvana. It is relatively rare for Rakan to play alongside Shyvana on the same side. This has only taken place in about 3.1% of games with Rakan.

Rakan Shyvana Synergy Summary

Rakan does a ok job of fighting on the same side as Shyvana. Normally, he wins an acceptable 50.8% of games the champions play on the same team. If you want to win more matches as Rakan when playing with Shyvana by learning how to better synergize your strategy with her, then dig into the full build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Rakan Shyvana Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionRelic Shield

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsRuby Crystal

Core Rakan Items

~22 Mins
Shurelya's BattlesongChemtech PutrifierBulwark of the Mountain

Optional Items

Zeke's ConvergenceShard of True Ice

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Resolve Guardian Font of LifeBone PlatingUnflinching
Domination Zombie WardUltimate Hunter
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Rakan's passive ability p
Rakan q ability q
Rakan w ability w
Rakan e ability e
Rakan's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
E
3
Q
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
E
9
W
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
Q
15
Q
16
R

Guide to Synergizing Rakan and Shyvana

Tips for Playing as Rakan with Shyvana

Danger is as fun as you let it be.

Rakan requires allies near him to make the most out of his tools.

Rakan's dash speeds increase with his Move Speed. Use the extra speed to surprise your enemies!

Advice to Understand How Shyvana Will Play

Flame Breath is great to level-up against difficult lane opponents.

It can be valuable to purchase one of the items that can slow enemies: Frozen Mallet, Dead Man's Plate, or Entropy.

Shyvana's abilities all benefit from attacking units. As a result, Attack Speed items are more valuable on her than most champions.

Burnout is an ideal choice for jungling. Monsters will be hit by the full duration, and the speed boost improves her ganking potential.

Rakan Shyvana Synergy Stats

Rakan Image
Win Rate
50.8 %
VS
Win Rate
49.2 %
Shyvana Image
1.7
< Kills >
1.7
5.8
< Deaths >
5.6
14.2
< Assists >
14
0.29
< Killing Sprees >
0.28
35
< Minions Killed >
36
0.04
< Dragons Killed >
0.04
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.47
1,218
< Physical Damage >
1,202
5,348
< Magic Damage >
5,223
745
< True Damage >
729
7,312
< Damage Dealt >
7,154
19,334
< Damage Taken >
18,714
7,923
< Gold Earned >
7,810
1.79
< Towers >
1.72
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
4,399
< Total Healing >
4,149
10,581
< Experience >
10,342
54
< Vision Score >
54
28
< Wards Placed >
28
100
< Time Dealing CC >
97

How to Play with Shyvana as Rakan in LoL

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

Overall, Rakan sees a large worsening in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Shyvana. His KDA decreased from NaN to NaN. This drop shows that Shyvana helps Rakan perform not as well in competitive League of Legends rounds. Yet, the small difference proves that this performance change is only marginal.

When Rakan is paired with Shyvana, he sees a little increase in his total damage dealt. This change may demonstrate that Shyvana supports by providing protection for him to deal more damage or that her presence on the team also helps increase the match's duration. Similarly, when Rakan is played together with Shyvana on the same team, 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 Shyvana.

Additionally, when Rakan plays with Shyvana on the same team, he typically receives a little more damage than when he plays alone. Receiving more damage may indicate that Shyvana does a poor job of protecting Rakan during team fights.

Synergies between Rakan and Shyvana

Damage Types Compared

Rakan with Shyvana
Rakan
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Rakan
Shyvana
Synergy

Is Rakan better when played alongside Shyvana?

There is no top companion for Rakan that will 100% of the time be his best ally. Yet, Shyvana is a decent teammate for Rakan. By playing on the same side as Rakan, she improves their win rate by 2.5% to 50.8%. This clearly indicates that there is a potentially meaningful synergy between Rakan and Shyvana that results in them performing at the top of their game together than alone.

Shyvana has a lower difficulty than Rakan. That means Rakan players don't need to be very careful when lining up Shyvana teammates to fight alongside, as they will require a lower level of skill to be able to do well with you.

Fighting cooperatively, you should see an overall large increase in your team’s capability to deal magic damage. When paired, these champions can deal quite a lot of AP type damage.

Although, by grouping Rakan and Shyvana together, you may not be giving your other allies much AD. Plan to include other champs on your team that neutralizes this relative gap in their playstyle.

Regardless of your Shyvana ally's ability, you should focus on maximizing your gold income, outlasting your enemies, and taking down objectives. If you follow these simple suggestions, you should do well anyway.

Additional Information for Rakan Players

How We Calculated Our Rakan Shyvana Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Rakan and Shyvana, we analyzed 784 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 Rakan with Shyvana 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 Rakan to pair well with Shyvana during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League, you should keep reading to gather some more tricks and insights into this champion pairing. If you mind the build and suggestions presented here, you will grow your win rate significantly.

The top finished items to get in your Rakan and Shyvana synergy build consist of Shurelya's Battlesong, Chemtech Putrifier, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Rakan combined at least these three items in his build, he performed much better as an ally of Shyvana than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Rakan boasted an average winrate of 50.8% when playing alongside Shyvana with this build.

To have the greatest chance of defeating your oponents, you should equip the Guardian, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Zombie Ward, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Resolve and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Rakan and Shyvana pairings, this mix of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 50.8% winrate overall.

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