Bard vs Hecarim Counter Build

How to Beat Hecarim as Bard

Summary

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of ranked LoL rounds each week. Within our data, Bard faced off against Hecarim in 33,911 rounds. Having so many matchups for Bard vs Hecarim provides us a lot of faith in our capacity to produce useful stats and a solid build to shatter your foe.

This particular champion matchup is somewhat common. Bard has to counter Hecarim in 51.4% of his rounds. Bard has done a ok job of countering Hecarim. Typically, he wins a acceptable 50.0% of matches the champions battle each other in. In Bard versus Hecarim matches, Bard’s team is 1.0% less likely to obtain first blood. This implies that he probably won't get first blood against Hecarim.

Matchups Analyzed

33,911

Team First Blood

49%

Win Rate

50%

Best Bard Items to Counter Hecarim

The ideal items to use in your Bard versus Hecarim build include Banshee's Veil, Frozen Heart, and Locket of the Iron Solari. When Bard combined at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better when fighting Hecarim than with most other typical builds.

Banshee's Veil Item Frozen Heart Item Locket of the Iron Solari Item

Best Bard Runes to Counter Hecarim

To have the highest probability of beating Hecarim as Bard, Bard players should use the Guardian, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Revitalize, Celerity, and Waterwalking runes. Of all the rune sets players used for Bard vs Hecarim clashes, this order of runes yielded the greatest win rate. We have also shown the top Hecarim runes to fend off Bard in order to help you recognize how he will probably be setup to try to beat you.

Best Bard Runes

Guardian Rune Guardian
Font of Life Rune Font of Life
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Revitalize Rune Revitalize
Celerity Rune Celerity
Waterwalking Rune Waterwalking

Best Hecarim Runes

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Nimbus Cloak Rune Nimbus Cloak
Celerity Rune Celerity
Waterwalking Rune Waterwalking
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity

Stats

The subsequent tables underscore several valuable Bard vs. Hecarim counter stats that may help you interpret the distinctions between this set of champions. As an example, Bard’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.7 is close to Hecarim’s ratio of 2.6, highlighting that Bard may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability than Hecarim. This observation is in large part a result of the differences in kills assists.

Battle Stats

Kills

Bard Stats
3 6.6
Hecarim Stats

Deaths

Bard Stats
5.7 5.6
Hecarim Stats

Assists

Bard Stats
12.5 8.2
Hecarim Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Bard Stats
1.3 3.3
Hecarim Stats

Damage Dealt

Bard Stats
12356 15369
Hecarim Stats

Damage Taken

Bard Stats
17187 35829
Hecarim Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Bard Stats
5.1 5.2
Hecarim Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Bard Stats
0.8 0.8
Hecarim Stats

Dragons Killed

Bard Stats
2 2
Hecarim Stats

Barons Killed

Bard Stats
0.4 0.4
Hecarim Stats

Gold Earned

Bard Stats
8116 11067
Hecarim Stats

Minions Killed

Bard Stats
28 32
Hecarim Stats

Bard usually has a significant smaller longest kill spree than his enemy does. On average, Bard receives less damage than Hecarim. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also hint that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.

In Bard vs Hecarim matchups, Bard typically totals a similar number of minion kills than Hecarim. Champs that don't acquire much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be useful. They are able to scale well off their abilities alone. Yet, champs with plenty of minion kills, such as carries, usually require a lot of gold to be useful. In either situation, try to top the values presented here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 33911 Bard vs Hecarim 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 Hecarim 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.