Tahm Kench·Support Counters

An Acquired TasteP
Tongue LashQ
Abyssal DiveW
Thick SkinE
Win rate52.7%
Pick rate1.2%
Ban rate1.2%
Matches16 129-
Tahm Kench Support has a 52.7% win rate and 1.2% pick rate in Emerald + and is currently ranked D tier. Based on our analysis of 16 129 matches, the best counters for Tahm Kench Support are Rell, Taric, Milio, Neeko and Soraka. On the other hand, Tahm Kench Support counters Xerath, Shaco, Lux, Maokai and Ashe.
Tahm Kench Top
Tahm Kench Jungle
Tahm Kench Mid
Tahm Kench Bot
Tahm Kench Support

Tahm Kench matchups

Support Support  Patch 14.12

Tahm Kench counter tips

General advice on how to play against Tahm Kench
These champs are strong against Tahm Kench at most phases of the game. They’re listed based on their win rate against Tahm Kench.
Laning Against Tahm Kench

Laning Against Tahm Kench

Ensure you’re always behind a minion so it is harder for him to land his Tongue LashQ. If he is able to land his Tongue LashQ, he may look for a fight.

As soon as Tahm Kench activates his Grey Health Thick SkinE, disengage from the fight as it will offer him protection and you may be unable to kill him through the bonus health.t have an impactful 2v2 Ultimate . If you’re stronger at level 6, be prepared to fight him.

Try and stay at max range and behind minions at all times. This will make it harder for him to poke you with his Tongue LashQ or auto-attack you.

Strategy VS Tahm Kench

Strategy VS Tahm Kench

In team fights, look out for his Ultimate DevourR. He can either use it to protect an ally, or catch someone out of position. Keep this in mind when fighting.

Avoid overextending alone in the mid lane without your team as he may use his Abyssal DiveW to get on top of you and start a fight.

Try to burst Tahm Kench down before he is able to activate his Thick SkinE. CC is your best friend and he will not be able to activate it if he is locked down with CC.

Tahm Kench Power Spikes

Tahm Kench Power Spikes

Tahm Kench’s level 6 DevourR is one of his major power spikes. It offers him extra kill pressure. Keep this in mind when skirmishing post 6.

Tahm’s early game is rather weak. Try and abuse this to get an early led.

The longer the game goes, the stronger and tankier Tahm Kench will become. Put him behind in the early game to reduce his potentness in the late game.