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

Bard vs Sejuani

How to Beat Sejuani as Bard in LoL Sejuani is in the b tier of champions
Support Mage
Tank Fighter

How to Beat Sejuani as Bard

based on 797 Bard vs Sejuani matchups
Win Rate
49.1 %
K/D/A
3
Pick Rate
2.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of ranked League matches each week. Within our data, Bard faced off against Sejuani in 797 matches. Including so many games with Bard vs Sejuani provides us confidence in our capacity to provide actionable data and a recommended build to smash Sejuani. This champion pairing is relatively rare. Bard has to counter Sejuani in only 2.1% of his rounds.

Bard vs Sejuani Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Bard does a below average job of beating Sejuani. Normally, he wins a acceptable 49.1% of matches the champions fight each other in. In Bard against Sejuani matches, Bard’s side is 0.1% less expected to earn first blood. This implies that he most likely won't get first blood against Sejuani.

Best Bard vs Sejuani Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpellthief's Edge

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsRuby Crystal

Core Bard Items

~22 Mins
Locket of the Iron SolariRedemptionShard of True Ice

Optional Items

Frozen HeartChemtech PutrifierDead Man's PlateBulwark of the Mountain

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 LifeBone PlatingUnflinching
Domination Zombie WardRelentless Hunter
AttackSpeed Armor HealthScaling
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
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Q
8
W
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Q
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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 Sejuani as Bard

Tips for Playing as Bard against Sejuani

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.

Advice to Win Against Sejuani

Dodging Arctic Assault and Glacial Prison can give you a huge advantage.

Melee enemies can also stack Frost for Sejuani, be very careful around them.

Focus on avoiding the second swing of Winter's Wrath which carries the brunt of the damage.

Bard vs Sejuani Counter Stats

Bard Image
Win Rate
49.1 %
VS
Win Rate
50.9 %
Sejuani Image
2.6
< Kills >
4.6
5.3
< Deaths >
5.2
13.3
< Assists >
10.1
0.52
< Killing Sprees >
1.04
25
< Minions Killed >
86
0.05
< Dragons Killed >
0.88
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.47
2,331
< Physical Damage >
7,929
8,208
< Magic Damage >
7,581
932
< True Damage >
1,140
11,472
< Damage Dealt >
16,650
18,996
< Damage Taken >
31,584
8,315
< Gold Earned >
10,716
1.73
< Towers >
1.79
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.22
5,335
< Total Healing >
6,297
10,992
< Experience >
13,246
58
< Vision Score >
22
28
< Wards Placed >
7
248
< Time Dealing CC >
524

How to Counter Sejuani with Bard in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here feature some significant Bard versus Sejuani matchup statistics that can help you interpret the differences between the pair. As an example, Bard’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Sejuani’s ratio of NaN, showing that Bard may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Sejuani..

Bard often has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his enemy does. Typically, he receives less damage than Sejuani. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also illustrate that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Bard and Sejuani

Damage Types Compared

Bard
Sejuani
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Bard
Sejuani

Who is Better, Bard or Sejuani?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Bard usually fairs equally well when playing against Sejuani, with a 49.1% win rate. Therefore, Bard makes an ok counter to Sejuani.

While Bard does have a lower winrate compared to Sejuani, when they face off with one another, Bard also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes him a more time consuming champ to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Bard into Sejuanias his relative depth means you may not be able to reach his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

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

While there isn't one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Bard vs Sejuani matchups, Sejuani is the better champ with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.

Bard is a somewhat poor counter to Sejuani. Make sure you focus your play on keeping up your CS and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Bard against Sejuani.

Additional Information for Bard Players

How We Calculated Our Bard vs Sejuani Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Sejuani as Bard, we analyzed 797 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 Sejuani 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 in order to counter Sejuani during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips displayed here, you should grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Bard on average racks up a lot less CS relative to Sejuani. Champions who on average don't get many minion kills usualy don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers displayed here to do well.

The best items to use in your Bard versus Sejuani build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Redemption, and Shard of True Ice. When Bard bought at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better countering Sejuani than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Bard boasted an average winrate of 49.1% when playing against Sejuani with these items in his kit.

To have the best likelihood of beating Sejuani as Bard, Bard players should equip 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 sets we have analyed for Bard vs Sejuani fights, this blending of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 49.1% win rate overall.

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