Kayn
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Toughest Matchups:
Taliyah
41.2%
Kindred
44.5%
Jarvan IV
44.8%
Olaf
45.4%
Rek'Sai
45.7%
Nocturne
45.7%
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Kayn's Statistics

Playing against Kayn

Key Insights
Kayn can become Shadow Assassin by damaging ranged champions, or Rhaast by damaging melee champions.
When Kayn is near enemy champions during
E
, a visual indicator shows up on the wall.
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.
Power Spike
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
R
for safety in a pinch.
Rhaast synergizes well with
Goredrinker
,
Black Cleaver
,
Spirit Visage
,
Ravenous Hydra
, and
Serylda's Grudge
. Can opt for
Eclipse
or
Sunfire Aegis
when needed.
Shadow Assassin synergizes well with
Duskblade of Draktharr
,
Edge of Night
,
Youmuu's Ghostblade
,
Ravenous Hydra
, and
Serylda's Grudge
. Can opt for
Eclipse
,
Prowler's Claw
, or
Stridebreaker
when needed.
Vulnerable
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 (
Bramble Vest
,
Executioner's Calling
,
Oblivion Orb
,
Chemtech Putrifier
,
Morellonomicon
,
Mortal Reminder
,
Thornmail
,
Chempunk Chainsword
).
Win Rate
49.7%
(+0.1%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
11.4%
(-1.8%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
15.4%
(-2.6%)
vs last patch
DMG/min
634
(+8)
vs last patch

Highest Win % Recommended Build

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Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Emberknife
Refillable Potion
Stealth Ward

Core Build Path: 53.70% Win Rate (717 Games)

Serrated Dirk
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Boots
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Caulfield's Warhammer
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Duskblade of Draktharr
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Mobility Boots
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Serrated Dirk
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Pickaxe
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Youmuu's Ghostblade

Core Final Build: 61.76% Win Rate (102 Games)

Duskblade of Draktharr
Mobility Boots
Youmuu's Ghostblade
Edge of Night
Chempunk Chainsword
Guardian Angel

Runes: 53.25% Win Rate (338 Games)

Domination
Dark Harvest
Damaging a low health champion inflicts adaptive damage and harvests a soul from the victim.
Sudden Impact
Gain a burst of Lethality and Magic Penetration after using a dash, leap, blink, teleport, or when leaving stealth.
Eyeball Collection
Collect eyeballs for champion takedowns. Gain permanent AD or AP, adaptive for each eyeball plus bonus upon collection completion.
Ultimate Hunter
Unique takedowns grant permanent cooldown reduction on your Ultimate.
Inspiration
Magical Footwear
You get free boots at 12 min but you cannot buy boots before then. Each takedown you get makes your boots come 45s sooner.
Future's Market
You can enter debt to buy items.
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Magic Resist
+6 MR
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Damage Breakdown

89% AD

Most Frequent Recommended Build

Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Hailblade
Refillable Potion
Stealth Ward

Core Build Path: 49.87% Win Rate (3044 Games)

Ironspike Whip
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Phage
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Kindlegem
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Goredrinker
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Plated Steelcaps
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Caulfield's Warhammer
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Kindlegem
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Black Cleaver

Core Final Build: 67.62% Win Rate (281 Games)

Goredrinker
Plated Steelcaps
Black Cleaver
Death's Dance
Edge of Night
Guardian Angel

Runes: 50.15% Win Rate (2056 Games)

Precision
Conqueror
Gain stacks of adaptive force when attacking enemy champions. After reaching 12 stacks, heal for a portion of damage you deal to champions.
Triumph
Takedowns restore 12% of your missing health and grant an additional 20 gold.
Legend: Tenacity
Takedowns on enemies grant permanent Tenacity.
Last Stand
Deal more damage to champions while you are low on health.
Domination
Sudden Impact
Gain a burst of Lethality and Magic Penetration after using a dash, leap, blink, teleport, or when leaving stealth.
Ravenous Hunter
Unique takedowns grant permanent Omnivamp.
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Armor
+5 Armor
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Skill Order

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Damage Breakdown

89% AD

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