Alistar vs Samira Counter Build

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

How to Beat Samira as Alistar

7,061 Alistar vs Samira Matchups Analyzed

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches each week. In our dataset, Alistar faced Samira in 7061 rounds. Using so many games with Alistar versus Samira provides us a lot of confidence in our ability to provide enlightening statistics and a solid build to smash Samira This counter matchup is relatively uncommon. Alistar encounters Samira in only 5.5% of his games.

Alistar has done a good job of beating Samira. On average, he wins a terrific 52.4% of games the champs face each other in. In Alistar vs Samira games, Alistar’s side is 0.0% more likely to earn first blood. This implies that he most likely will be able to get first blood versus Samira.

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Best Alistar Items to Counter Samira

The top items to prioritize in your Alistar versus Samira build consist of Turbo Chemtank, Thornmail, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Alistar included at least these three items in his build, he did much better when fighting Samira than with most other typical builds. In fact, Alistar boasted an average winrate of 66.2% when countering Samira with this build.

Best Alistar Runes to Counter Samira

Aftershock Rune Aftershock
Font of Life Rune Font of Life
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Unflinching Rune Unflinching
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight

To have the best probability of coming out on top against Samira as Alistar, Alistar players should equip the Aftershock, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune builds we have analyed for Alistar vs Samira counter picks, this combo of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 57.6% winrate overall.

We have also included the top Samira runes to duel Alistar to help you grasp how she will likely be played against your champion.


2 | Alistar Samira | 7.7


6.1 | Alistar Samira | 6.5


14.2 | Alistar Samira | 6.8

Alistar vs Samira Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page highlight several strategic Alistar against Samira counter stats that can help us distinguish the differences between the pair. As an example, Alistar’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.7 is better than Samira’s ratio of 2.2, highlighting that Alistar may be more central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Samira. 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. Commonly, he takes a similar amount of damage to Samira. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also indicate that the champ with more HP has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.

In Alistar vs Samira matchups, Alistar often takes much less CS than Samira. Champs who on average do not amass very much CS normally do not require much CS to be useful. Instead, they are capable of scaling fully off their abilities alone. Although, champs with large numbers of minion kills, such as ADCs, typically need a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the averages shown here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.34 | Alistar Samira | 1.77

Largest Multi-Kill

0.86 | Alistar Samira | 1.88

Damage Dealt

7,656 | Alistar Samira | 19,099

Damage Taken

20,794 | Alistar Samira | 20,097

Healing Done

7,935 | Alistar Samira | 4,040

Vision Score

44 | Alistar Samira | 17

Gold Earned

7,490 | Alistar Samira | 11,490

Minions Killed

33 | Alistar Samira | 159

Dragons Killed

0.03 | Alistar Samira | 0.17

Barons Killed

0.01 | Alistar Samira | 0.04


1.91 | Alistar Samira | 2.15


0.49 | Alistar Samira | 0.43

CC Duration (sec)

101 | Alistar Samira | 21

Experience Earned

9,609 | Alistar Samira | 11,339

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 7,061 Alistar vs Samira 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 Samira 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.