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

Bard vs Tryndamere

How to Beat Tryndamere as Bard in LoL Tryndamere is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Tryndamere as Bard

based on 573 Bard vs Tryndamere matchups
Win Rate
52 %
K/D/A
2.96
Pick Rate
2.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of ranked League of Legends games every week. Within our data, Bard battled Tryndamere 573 times. Having so many games with Bard versus Tryndamere gives us a lot of faith in our capability to produce informative data and a solid build to defeat Tryndamere. This particular champion pairing is fairly rare. Bard encounters Tryndamere in only 2.5% of his matches.

Bard vs Tryndamere Matchup Summary

Bard has done a good job of beating Tryndamere. Normally, he wins a terrific 52.0% of games the champs oppose each other in. In Bard versus Tryndamere games, Bard’s team is 0.0% more likely to obtain first blood, implying that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Tryndamere.

Best Bard vs Tryndamere 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 SolariDead Man's PlateShard of True Ice

Optional Items

RedemptionBulwark 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 Adaptive Armor
Bard's passive ability p
Bard q ability q
Bard w ability w
Bard e ability e
Bard's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
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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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R

Guide to Countering Tryndamere as Bard

Tips for Playing as Bard against Tryndamere

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 Tryndamere

Try harassing Tryndamere early so he can't kill minions and heal with Bloodlust.

Remember, Tryndamere can only slow you if you are facing away from him.

Most of Tryndamere's damage is physical. If he's getting too strong, consider buying a Thornmail.

Bard vs Tryndamere Counter Stats

Bard Image
Win Rate
52 %
VS
Win Rate
48 %
Tryndamere Image
3.1
< Kills >
6
5.6
< Deaths >
6.1
13.5
< Assists >
4
0.65
< Killing Sprees >
1.35
27
< Minions Killed >
170
0.06
< Dragons Killed >
0.22
0.48
< Inhibitors >
0.55
2,310
< Physical Damage >
14,318
7,487
< Magic Damage >
532
759
< True Damage >
1,274
10,557
< Damage Dealt >
16,125
17,561
< Damage Taken >
30,070
8,517
< Gold Earned >
12,368
1.8
< Towers >
2.82
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
5,330
< Total Healing >
8,745
11,337
< Experience >
14,709
54
< Vision Score >
17
26
< Wards Placed >
8
249
< Time Dealing CC >
79

How to Counter Tryndamere with Bard in LoL

The stats shown on this page highlight some valuable Bard vs. Tryndamere counter statistics that can help us realize the distinctions between this pair of champs. For instance, Bard’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Tryndamere’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Bard may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Tryndamere. This observation is in large part fueled by the differences in assists.

Bard typically has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his opponent does. Commonly, he receives less damage than Tryndamere. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also imply that the champ with higher HP has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Bard and Tryndamere

Damage Types Compared

Bard
Tryndamere
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Bard
Tryndamere

Who is Better, Bard or Tryndamere?

Both League champions are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Bard usually wins when taking on Tryndamere, with a 52.0% win rate. As a result, Bard makes a good counter to Tryndamere.

While Bard does have a higher win rate than Tryndamere, when facing one another, Bard also has a much greater learning curve that makes him a more time consuming champion to develop with. You should be careful when picking Bard into Tryndamereas his relative depth means that 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 Tryndamere. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Bard vs Tryndamere matchups, Bard is the better champ with a higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.

Bard is a decent counter to Tryndamere. Make sure you focus your tactics on keeping up your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Bard against Tryndamere.

Additional Information for Bard Players

How We Calculated Our Bard vs Tryndamere Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Tryndamere as Bard, we analyzed 573 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 Tryndamere 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 Tryndamere during both the laning 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 mind the build and tips shown here, you should increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Bard usually accumulates a lot less CS relative to Tryndamere. Champions who typically don't acquire much CS usualy don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities 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 situation, try to do better than the values shown here to do well.

The most important items to prioritize in your Bard versus Tryndamere build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Dead Man's Plate, and Shard of True Ice. When Bard combined at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better against Tryndamere than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Bard had an average win rate of 52.0% battling Tryndamere with this counter build.

To have the greatest likelihood of beating Tryndamere as Bard, Bard players should take the Guardian, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Zombie Ward, and Relentless Hunter runes from the Resolve and Domination rune sets. Of all the runes players picked for Bard vs Tryndamere fights, this blending of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 52.0% win rate overall.

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