Bard Win Rate and Stats
Champion Statistics and Meta Breakdown for Bard in LoL
43,935 Bard Matches Analyzed
These champion statistics were calculated using 43,935 recently played, ranked Bard matches. MOBA Champion pulls competitive game summaries directly from Riot's servers. Having so many League of Legends games to analyze gives us a lot of confidence in our capability to provide accurate Bard stats. He didn't do a great job in recent games. He has a poor win rate of 49.0%.
In the current meta, Bard is not very popular. He has been used in only 1.5% of recently ranked rounds. Hardly anyone sees him as a threat. He has only been banned in approximately 0.2% of League of Legends games.
He is a weak damage dealer on the Rift with 3 kills on average each game. That is the 12th highest kill count among all supports. (There are 29 champ in totals that are typically picked for in the support position.) Furthermore, he has a relatively typical average death rate (6 deaths; 16th out of all supports). Additionally, Bard has a high KDA ratio (2.8) with 13 assists (12th amongst all support type champs).
Bard Win Rate Over Time
Thanks to Bard's K/D/A and utility, he has a somewhat poor overall win rate. He does best in the late game, with a winrate of 51.0% in that phase. Unfortunately, he does poorest in the early game, where Bard's win rate is 49.0%. The difference between his best and worst game phases is only 2.0%. This negligible difference shows us that his relative power is consistent throughout the whole match.
Bard Position Stats
Bard Stats and Meta
Bard is most commonly played in the support position. This occurs in 87% of his matches. Support Bard also has the highest win rate (49.3%) of all positions. Currently, Bard's meta game is centered around utility and support. In particular, his gameplay should mainly be centered around team fights. Moreover, he is a decent damage dealer champ. Dealing physical damage is the least critical part of Bard’s build.
If you are not used to Bard’s abilities and gameplay, you probably will find it difficult trying him out for the first time. Many players believe him to be a challenging champ to learn. Bard primarily does magical damage (73% of his total damage). He doesn't deal a significant amount of physical damage and should not be played as a hybrid damage dealer.
Bard deals a small amount of damage in a normal round (10,565 damage). You shouldn't focus on developing him as a damage dealing champion to crush your opponents.Rather, players should focus on supporting your teammates to come out on top.