4

Tier

Win Rate

50.5%

Pick Rate

6.3%

Ban Rate

4.9%

Matches

22,959

Kayn Lethality Runes

Build Patch 14.13

Core Kayn Item Build Order

56.0% Win Rate (25 Games)
Gustwalker Hatchling

Starting

Youmuu's Ghostblade

1st

Ionian Boots of Lucidity

2nd

Opportunity

3rd

Serylda's Grudge

4th

Youmuu's Ghostblade

5th

Edge of Night

6th

Gustwalker Hatchling
Youmuu's Ghostblade
Ionian Boots of Lucidity
Opportunity
Serylda's Grudge
Youmuu's Ghostblade
Edge of Night

Core Kayn Item Build Path

Situational

Hubris
Opportunity
Axiom Arc
Eclipse
Serpent's Fang
Profane Hydra
Black Cleaver

Summoner Spells

Flash
274 Games55%

Kayn Skill Order

0
The Darkin Scythe

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Reaping Slash
Blade's Reach
Shadow Step
Umbral Trespass

Kayn's Counters for Jungle, Platinum+ for Patch 14.14

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
49.6%
34.3%
4.1%
849
Shyvana
45.5%
34.6%
4.2%
865
Kha'Zix
47.5%
36.3%
6.1%
1,260
Diana
50.1%
38.0%
3.6%
742
Karthus
53.3%
38.2%
1.4%
285

Kayn's Trends for Jungle, Platinum+ for Patch 14.14

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

50.4%

(-0.4%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate

6.3%

(+0.1%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate

4.9%

(+0.5%)
vs last patch

Kayn Guide for Jungle, Platinum+ for Patch 14.14

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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