Alistar vs Ryze Counter Build

How to Win Alistar vs Ryze Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Ryze as Alistar in LoL

How to Beat Ryze as Alistar

2,965 Alistar vs Ryze Matchups Analyzed

We produce our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked League rounds that we review every week. Our guide on how to beat Ryze as Alistar came out of an analysis of 2965 ranked matches where both champs battled each other. This matchup is relatively rare. Alistar has to counter Ryze in only 2.3% of his rounds.

Alistar has done a good job of countering Ryze. Normally, he wins a fantastic 53.6% of the time the champs oppose one another in. In Alistar versus Ryze matches, Alistar’s side is 0.0% more likely to get first blood. This indicates that he probably will get first blood versus Ryze.

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Best Alistar Items to Counter Ryze

The top items to use in your Alistar versus Ryze build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Knight's Vow, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Alistar included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better vs Ryze than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Alistar boasted an average winrate of 63.9% battling Ryze with these items in his kit.

Best Alistar Runes to Counter Ryze

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Nimbus Cloak Rune Nimbus Cloak
Celerity Rune Celerity
Waterwalking Rune Waterwalking
Hextech Flashtraption Rune Hextech Flashtraption
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight

To have the highest chance of beating Ryze as Alistar, you should equip the Phase Rush, Nimbus Cloak, Celerity, Waterwalking, Hextech Flashtraption, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Sorcery and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune sets we have analyed for Alistar vs Ryze clashes, this set of runes yielded the best win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 57.6% winrate overall.

We have also included the best Ryze runes to counterpick against Alistar in order to help you recognize how he will likely be played to try to beat your champ.


1.8 | Alistar Ryze | 5.3


5.9 | Alistar Ryze | 5.7


13.4 | Alistar Ryze | 6.7

Alistar vs Ryze Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here show several critical Alistar vs. Ryze matchup statistics that may help you understand the differences between these two champions. As an example, Alistar’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.6 is better than Ryze’s KDA ratio of 2.1, demonstrating that Alistar may be more central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Ryze. This observation is in large part a result of the differences in assists.

Alistar often has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, he receives a similar amount of damage to Ryze. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also illustrate that the champ with higher health has less agility and thus is not able to escape further damage when engaged or poked.

In Alistar vs Ryze matchups, Alistar usually racks up much less CS than Ryze. Champions who on average don't acquire a lot of minion kills normally do not have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are capable of scaling properly off of their skills and stats alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as ADCs, usually need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, work to do better than the averages presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.31 | Alistar Ryze | 1.23

Largest Multi-Kill

0.83 | Alistar Ryze | 1.35

Damage Dealt

7,064 | Alistar Ryze | 19,147

Damage Taken

20,669 | Alistar Ryze | 19,729

Healing Done

7,683 | Alistar Ryze | 3,137

Vision Score

45 | Alistar Ryze | 19

Gold Earned

7,394 | Alistar Ryze | 11,058

Minions Killed

32 | Alistar Ryze | 172

Dragons Killed

0.04 | Alistar Ryze | 0.13

Barons Killed

0.01 | Alistar Ryze | 0.04


1.93 | Alistar Ryze | 1.96


0.5 | Alistar Ryze | 0.44

CC Duration (sec)

96 | Alistar Ryze | 108

Experience Earned

9,576 | Alistar Ryze | 13,350

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 2,965 Alistar vs Ryze matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Ryze as Alistar comes from real data and is not the fabrication of some random LoL player, as some other sites provide. You can use the filters at the top of the page to view the most relevant stats and items to your rank.