How to Win Bard vs Aurelion Sol Counter Matchup Bard is in the s tier of champions

Bard vs Aurelion Sol

How to Beat Aurelion Sol as Bard in LoL Aurelion Sol is in the s tier of champions
Support Mage
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How to Beat Aurelion Sol as Bard

based on 82 Bard vs Aurelion Sol matchups
Win Rate
56.1 %
K/D/A
3.15
Pick Rate
0.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of ranked League of Legends rounds each and every week. In our database, Bard faced Aurelion Sol 82 times. Having so many matchups for Bard versus Aurelion Sol provides us faith in our ability to provide enlightening data and a supported build to defeat your opposition. This champion matchup is somewhat rare. Bard is forced to battle against Aurelion Sol in only 0.4% of his games.

Bard vs Aurelion Sol Matchup Summary

Bard does a great job of countering Aurelion Sol. Normally, he wins a terrific 56.1% of matches the champions face one another in. In Bard vs Aurelion Sol rounds, Bard’s team is 0.2% more expected to earn first blood. This implies that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Aurelion Sol.

Best Bard vs Aurelion Sol Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpellthief's Edge

Early Items

~5 Mins
Ruby CrystalBoots of Swiftness

Core Bard Items

~22 Mins
Locket of the Iron SolariChemtech PutrifierRedemption

Optional Items

Shard of True Ice

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Bard to level up q
>
Second ability for Bard to level up w
>
Last skill for Bard to max out e

Runes

Resolve Guardian Font of LifeConditioningUnflinching
Domination Taste of BloodTreasure Hunter
AttackSpeed Armor MagicRes
Bard's passive ability p
Bard q ability q
Bard w ability w
Bard e ability e
Bard's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Aurelion Sol as Bard

Tips for Playing as Bard against Aurelion Sol

Let your Caretaker's Shrines charge up - they heal for a lot more when at full power.

Don't forget that enemies can also use your Magical Journey doorways, and that your ultimate can also hit your allies!

It's important to collect chimes to improve your meep's attacks, but don't neglect your lane partner! Try to make a big entrance by bringing an ally into the lane with you with Magical Journey.

Advice to Win Against Aurelion Sol

His stars disappear while stunned or silenced, giving you an easy opportunity to fight him.

He gains speed while chasing in a straight line, but taking damage makes him lose that momentum.

Try to get inside his orbit, since his stars can't hurt you up close.

His Starsurge ability can grow to cover a huge area - don't stay in the same place too long!

Bard vs Aurelion Sol Counter Stats

Bard Image
Win Rate
56.1 %
VS
Win Rate
43.9 %
Aurelion Sol Image
2.9
< Kills >
5.8
5.5
< Deaths >
6.8
14.4
< Assists >
8.4
0.63
< Killing Sprees >
1.33
25
< Minions Killed >
151
0.05
< Dragons Killed >
0.16
0.48
< Inhibitors >
0.4
2,128
< Physical Damage >
1,167
7,413
< Magic Damage >
16,581
863
< True Damage >
1,056
10,406
< Damage Dealt >
18,805
17,486
< Damage Taken >
22,635
8,412
< Gold Earned >
10,723
1.68
< Towers >
1.57
0
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
5,464
< Total Healing >
2,930
10,892
< Experience >
13,203
60
< Vision Score >
18
30
< Wards Placed >
9
245
< Time Dealing CC >
267

How to Counter Aurelion Sol with Bard in LoL

The stats shown here highlight several valuable Bard against Aurelion Sol matchup stats that can help us figure out the differences and similarities between the pair. Bard’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Aurelion Sol’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Bard may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Aurelion Sol. This observation is largely caused by the differences in assists.

Bard usually has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his enemy does. On average, he receives less damage than Aurelion Sol. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also imply that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Bard and Aurelion Sol

Damage Types Compared

Bard
Aurelion Sol
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Bard
Aurelion Sol

Who is Better, Bard or Aurelion Sol?

Both League champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Bard usually wins when playing against Aurelion Sol, with a 56.1% win rate. Thus, Bard makes a fantastic counter to Aurelion Sol.

While Bard does have a much higher winrate than Aurelion Sol, when facing one another, Bard also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more difficult champ to pick up and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Bard into Aurelion Solas his relative depth means that you may not be able to reach his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Bard has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Aurelion Sol. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Bard vs Aurelion Sol matchups, Bard is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.

Bard is a great counter for Aurelion Sol. You will do well by focussing your play on increasing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Bard against Aurelion Sol.

Additional Information for Bard Players

How We Calculated Our Bard vs Aurelion Sol Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Aurelion Sol as Bard, we analyzed 82 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 Aurelion Sol as Bard 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Bard to counter Aurelion Sol during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips shown here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Bard typically accumulates a lot less CS compared to Aurelion Sol. Champions who typically don't take much CS typically don't need much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers shown here to do well.

The best items to have in your Bard versus Aurelion Sol build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Chemtech Putrifier, and Redemption. When Bard included at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better when fighting Aurelion Sol than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Bard boasted an average win rate of 56.1% battling Aurelion Sol with these items in his kit.

To have the best likelihood of annihilating Aurelion Sol as Bard, Bard players should use the Guardian, Font of Life, Conditioning, Unflinching, Taste of Blood, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Resolve and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune sets players chose for Bard vs Aurelion Sol counterpicks, this mix of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 56.1% win rate overall.

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