4

Tier

Win Rate

51.5%

Pick Rate

9.5%

Ban Rate

9.6%

Matches

145,721
Kayn Runes66.4% Win Rate (116 Games)
PrecisionDominationSorceryInspirationResolve
ElectrocutePredatorDark HarvestHail of Blades
Cheap ShotTaste of BloodSudden Impact
Zombie WardGhost PoroEyeball Collection
Treasure HunterIngenious HunterRelentless HunterUltimate Hunter
PrecisionSorceryInspirationResolve
Hextech FlashtraptionMagical FootwearTriple Tonic
Future's MarketMinion DematerializerBiscuit Delivery
Cosmic InsightApproach VelocityTime Warp Tonic
lol:shardInfo.adaptive_force,Adaptive Forcelol:shardInfo.attack_speed,Attack Speedlol:shardInfo.ability_haste,Ability Haste
lol:shardInfo.adaptive_force,Adaptive Forcelol:shardInfo.move_speed,Move Speedlol:shardInfo.scaling_health,Scaling Health
lol:shardInfo.health,Healthlol:shardInfo.tenacity_slow_resist,Tenacity & Slow Resistlol:shardInfo.scaling_health,Scaling Health
Core Kayn Item Build Order68.4% Win Rate (76 Games)
Gustwalker Hatchling

Starting

Profane Hydra

1st

Ionian Boots of Lucidity

2nd

Hubris

3rd

Serylda's Grudge

4th

Edge of Night

5th

Serpent's Fang

6th

Gustwalker Hatchling
Profane Hydra
Ionian Boots of Lucidity
Hubris
Serylda's Grudge
Edge of Night
Serpent's Fang

Core Kayn Item Build Path

Situational

Axiom Arc
Opportunity
Guardian Angel
Youmuu's Ghostblade
Death's Dance
Chempunk Chainsword
The Collector

Summoner Spells

64.2% Win Rate (134 Games)
FlashSmite
Kayn Skill Order82.6% Win Rate (23 Games)

Q

W

E

The Darkin Scythe

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Reaping Slash

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Blade's Reach

W

W

W

W

W

Shadow Step

E

E

E

E

E

Umbral Trespass

R

R

R

Kayn's Counters for Jungle, Platinum+ for Patch 14.4

Discover the ultimate counters for Kayn with our comprehensive guide. Learn who counters Kayn in lane and throughout the game, turning the tides in your favor. Explore effective Kayn counters and strategies to outplay your opponent.
Champion
Game Win Rate
Lane Win Rate
Matchup Rate
Matches
Hecarim
51.7%
37.7%
2.0%
2,786
Shyvana
51.3%
38.5%
1.6%
2,136
Kha'Zix
50.3%
40.3%
4.8%
6,587
Karthus
52.9%
41.0%
1.2%
1,619
Diana
52.5%
41.2%
1.8%
2,405

Kayn's Trends for Jungle, Platinum+ for Patch 14.4

Stay ahead of the curve with the latest win rates, pick rates, and ban rates for Kayn. Our Trends section offers a deep dive into how Kayn is performing in the current meta, with data from the last five patches.
Win Rate

51.5%

(-0.1%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate

9.5%

(+0.1%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate

9.6%

(+1.3%)
vs last patch

Kayn Guide for Jungle, Platinum+ for Patch 14.4

Learn Kayn with our Kayn guide. Learn about Kayn's strengths and Kayn's weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Kayn, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • Kayn can become Shadow Assassin by damaging ranged champions or Rhaast by damaging melee champions.
  • When Kayn is near enemy champions during
    Kayn
    E
    , a visual indicator shows up on the wall.
  • Kayn
    E
    's duration is reduced to 1.5 seconds if Kayn enters combat with enemy champions. Auto attacking or being hard CC'd ends it.
Strengths
  • Spikes upon acquiring a new form.
  • Rhaast excels at skirmishes and teamfights.
  • Shadow Assassin excels at finding picks and all-ins.
  • Chilling Smite can be used to enter a target with
    Kayn
    R
    for safety in a pinch.
  • Rhaast is best with items that enhance durability and healing.
  • Shadow Assassin is best with items boosting burst damage and mobility.
Weaknesses
  • Is naturally weaker without a form.
  • Needs to constantly land his skillshots or he'll have significantly lower damage output.
  • Significantly harder to play from behind.
  • When playing as Rhaast, any form of Grievous Wounds hurts Kayn because of how much healing he has in his kit.

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