Don't forget that enemies can also use your Magical Journey doorways, and that your ultimate can also hit your allies!
Let your Caretaker's Shrines charge up - they heal for a lot more when at full power.
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.
Wukong becomes tougher to kill when surrounded by his enemies. Try to isolate him to gain an advantage.
Wukong will often use Decoy after Nimbus Strike. Try delaying your abilities by a short amount of time to ensure that you're hitting the real Wukong.
The stats provided here highlight some valuable Bard vs. Wukong matchup stats that may help us interpret the differences between the pair. Bard’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Wukong’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Bard may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Wukong. This observation is largely caused by the differences in assists.
Bard normally has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his foe does. Typically, he receives less damage than Wukong. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also imply that the champion with increased HP has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.
Both League of Legends champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Bard usually fairs equally well when facing off against Wukong, with a 50.1% win rate. Therefore, Bard makes an ok counter to Wukong.
While Bard does have a higher winrate compared to Wukong, when facing one another, Bard also has a much greater learning curve that makes him a more time consuming character to learn. You still need to be cautious when picking Bard into Wukongas his relative depth means you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.
Additionally, Bard also has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Wukong. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there is not one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Bard vs Wukong matchups, Bard is the better champ with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.
Bard is a decent counter for Wukong. Make sure you focus your actions on maximizing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Bard against Wukong.
To learn all of the intricacies of Bard to counter Wukong during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions presented here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Bard often racks up a lot less CS as Wukong. Champs who typically don't get much CS usualy don't need much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require many items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values displayed on this page to do well.
The top items to have in your Bard versus Wukong build consist of Shurelya's Battlesong, Dead Man's Plate, and Shard of True Ice. When Bard incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better versus Wukong than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Bard boasted an average win rate of 50.1% when playing against Wukong with this build.
To have the best probability of defeating Wukong as Bard, you should take the Guardian, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Zombie Ward, and Relentless Hunter runes from the Resolve and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players chose for Bard vs Wukong clashes, this order of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 50.1% winrate overall.
By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Wukong as Bard are presented for all skill levels combined. If you want to filter the statistics and builds to a distinct skill level, you should use the selection menu located earlier on the page.