Alistar vs Bard Counter Build
How to Beat Bard as Alistar
2,432 Alistar vs Bard Matchups Analyzed
We get our matchup statistics from the millions of rated League games that we review every week. Our guide on how to beat Bard as Alistar came out of an evaluation of 2432 ranked rounds where both champions faced off against each other. This champion pairing is fairly rare. Alistar has to counter Bard in only 1.9% of his games.
Unfortunately, Alistar does a awful job of beating Bard. On average, he wins a lowly 46.5% of matches the champions battle each other in. In Alistar against Bard rounds, Alistar’s team is 0.0% more probable to get first blood, implying that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Bard.
Best Alistar Items to Counter Bard
The most crucial items to use in your Alistar versus Bard build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Thornmail, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Alistar bought at least these three items in his build, he performed much better against Bard than with many other common item sets. In fact, Alistar had an average winrate of 60.0% when countering Bard with this build.
Best Alistar Runes to Counter Bard
To have the best likelihood of beating Bard as Alistar, Alistar players should use the Phase Rush, Nimbus Cloak, Celerity, Waterwalking, Hextech Flashtraption, and Future's Market runes from the Sorcery and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Alistar vs Bard matchups, this combination of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 50.3% winrate overall.
We have also displayed the top Bard runes to fend off Alistar in order to help you realize how he will probably be setup against your champ.
Alistar vs Bard Counter Stats Summary
The stat comparisons shown on this page clarify some valuable Alistar vs. Bard matchup statistics that can help you grasp the differences and similarities between this set of champs. Alistar’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.4 is not as good as Bard’s KDA ratio of 3.2, demonstrating that Alistar may be less central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Bard..
Alistar usually has a similar longest killing spree as his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, he takes more damage than Bard. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also show that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.
In Alistar vs Bard matchups, Alistar typically totals a similar number of minion kills than Bard. Champs who on average don't get many minion kills typically do not have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. They are capable of scaling adequately off of their abilities alone. However, champions with large numbers of minion kills, such as carries, usually must have a lot of gold to be useful. In either situation, work to best the values displayed here to do well.
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