Kai'Sa, claimed by the Void when she was only a child, managed to survive through sheer tenacity and strength of will. She is a ranged champion that plays the marksman role. In this article, we explain how to counter Kai'Sa and which champions may be best Kai'Sa counter as well as how to play against her.
Now that you know who counters Kai'Sa, you can finally counter pick Kai'Sa in any matchup. Let's take you through some tips on how to use a few of these champions who are counters to Kai'Sa. After, there is a general section explaining how to use any LoL champion as counters for Kai'Sa. After all, if you know how to play against Kai'Sa, you can play safely and effectively to defeat Kai'Sa in a lane.
Tips For Playing Against Kai'Sa
Firstly, stay near your minions during a skirmish so that Icathian Rain won't home in on you.
Also, avoid Void Seeker as much as possible to prevent Kai'Sa from engaging your backline with Killer Instinct.
Disengage once you've been hit with 4 stacks of Plasma since the passive rupture deals more damage at low health.
Even though Kai'Sa lacks an escape, she can still effectively disengage with Supercharge. A quick follow-up engage is key to keeping her in check.
Kai'Sa is very good at defeating isolated targets, so grouping will make her assassinations more difficult.
Each of Kai'Sa's abilities can tune to her item stats, making her build very flexible. Frequently check what items she has picked in order to keep track of her upcoming playstyle.