Alistar vs Swain Counter Build
How to Beat Swain as Alistar
3,777 Alistar vs Swain Matchups Analyzed
We generate our counter statistics from the millions of rated LoL rounds that we get from Riot Games each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Swain as Alistar came out of an analysis of 3777 ranked rounds where both champs engaged each other. This particular champ pairing is relatively rare. Alistar is forced to battle against Swain in only 2.9% of his rounds.
Unfortunately, Alistar has done a pathetic job of beating Swain. Normally, he wins a lowly 45.2% of the time the champions clash against one another in. In Alistar versus Swain games, Alistar’s team is 0.1% less likely to gain first blood, indicating that he most likely won't get first blood against Swain.
Best Alistar Items to Counter Swain
The ideal items to focus on in your Alistar versus Swain build consist of 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 did significantly better countering Swain than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Alistar boasted an average win rate of 58.7% when countering Swain with these items in his kit.
Best Alistar Runes to Counter Swain
To have the highest chance of coming out on top against Swain as Alistar, Alistar players should equip 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 sets players chose for Alistar vs Swain LoL games, this order of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 50.9% win rate overall.
We have also shown the top Swain runes to fight back against Alistar in order to help you interpret how he will probably be kitted out versus your champion.
Alistar vs Swain Counter Stats Summary
The stat comparisons provided here show several valuable Alistar vs. Swain counter stats that may help you figure out the differences between the pair. Alistar’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is less than Swain’s ratio of 2.7, showing that Alistar may be less central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Swain..
Alistar usually has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, he takes a similar amount of damage to Swain. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities; however, it can also indicate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further damage when poked or engaged.
Alistar usually tallies less CS than Swain. Champs who on average don't earn a lot of minion kills normally don't require much CS to be useful. They are able to scale adequately off of their abilities alone. Although, champions with a lot of CS, such as ADCs, typically require a lot of gold to be useful. In either situation, try to best the averages presented here to do well.
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