How to Win Ekko vs Tristana Counter Matchup Ekko is in the s tier of champions

Ekko vs Tristana

How to Beat Tristana as Ekko in LoL Tristana is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Tristana as Ekko

based on 4,466 Ekko vs Tristana matchups
Win Rate
49.3 %
K/D/A
2.5
Pick Rate
3.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked LoL rounds each and every week. Within our database, Ekko battled Tristana 4466 times. Using so many games with Ekko versus Tristana gives us a lot of confidence in our ability to provide informative data and a solid build to crush Tristana. This particular champ matchup is fairly rare. Ekko has to counter Tristana in only 3.9% of his matches.

Ekko vs Tristana Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Ekko has done a poor job of beating Tristana. Normally, he wins a acceptable 49.3% of the time the champions oppose each other in. In Ekko vs Tristana matches, Ekko’s team is 0.1% less probable to gain first blood. This indicates that he most likely won't get first blood against Tristana.

Best Ekko vs Tristana Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Blasting WandHextech Alternator

Core Ekko Items

~22 Mins
Hextech RocketbeltRabadon's DeathcapNashor's Tooth

Optional Items

Void StaffLich BaneZhonya's HourglassShadowflame

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Electrocute Sudden ImpactEyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
Sorcery Absolute FocusGathering Storm
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Ekko's passive ability p
Ekko q ability q
Ekko w ability w
Ekko e ability e
Ekko's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
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E
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Q
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E
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R
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E
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E
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Tristana as Ekko

Tips for Playing as Ekko against Tristana

If you can proc Z-Drive Resonance on an enemy champion, it's worth taking risks to do so. The bonus Move Speed makes it easy to escape.

Phase Dive's dash is a great tool for setting up Ekko's other abilities. Use it to get double hits with Timewinder or get into position to detonate Parallel Convergence.

Chronobreak is a potent escape tool, but it can also be quite powerful when used offensively. Don't underestimate its damage potential.

Advice to Win Against Tristana

Stand away from your creeps in a lane to take less collateral damage from Explosive Charge.

If you see Tristana activate Rapid Fire in a fight, stun her and try to back off until the spell dissipates.

Ekko vs Tristana Counter Stats

Ekko Image
Win Rate
49.3 %
VS
Win Rate
50.7 %
Tristana Image
7.4
< Kills >
7.5
5.6
< Deaths >
5.9
6.6
< Assists >
6
1.66
< Killing Sprees >
1.7
89
< Minions Killed >
161
0.83
< Dragons Killed >
0.24
0.47
< Inhibitors >
0.61
2,341
< Physical Damage >
16,256
16,021
< Magic Damage >
2,137
1,191
< True Damage >
2,016
19,555
< Damage Dealt >
20,409
29,018
< Damage Taken >
20,827
11,956
< Gold Earned >
12,560
1.82
< Towers >
2.87
0.17
< Baron Takedowns >
0.07
8,671
< Total Healing >
2,945
13,515
< Experience >
12,673
18
< Vision Score >
19
6
< Wards Placed >
9
363
< Time Dealing CC >
54

How to Counter Tristana with Ekko in LoL

The stats provided here highlight some influential Ekko against Tristana matchup statistics that may help us distinguish the differences and similarities between the two. For instance, Ekko’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Tristana’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Ekko may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Tristana..

Ekko typically has a similar longest kill spree as his opponent does. Commonly, he receives more damage than Tristana. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, yet it can also show that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Ekko and Tristana

Damage Types Compared

Ekko
Tristana
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Ekko
Tristana

Who is Better, Ekko or Tristana?

Both League champs are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Ekko usually fairs equally well when playing against Tristana, with a 49.3% win rate. Therefore, Ekko makes an ok counter to Tristana.

While Ekko does have a lower winrate compared to Tristana, when facing one another, Ekko also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes him a more complex character to develop with. You should be careful when picking Ekko into Tristanaas his relative depth means that you may not be able to reach his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Furthermore, Ekko also has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Tristana. 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 Ekko vs Tristana matchups, Tristana is the better champ with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.

Ekko is a somewhat poor counter for Tristana. You will do well by focussing your strategy on keeping up your gold income and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Ekko against Tristana.

Additional Information for Ekko Players

How We Calculated Our Ekko vs Tristana Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Tristana as Ekko, we analyzed 4,466 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 Tristana as Ekko 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

To learn all of the intricacies of Ekko to counter Tristana during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and tips shown above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Ekko typically accumulates less CS relative to Tristana. Champs who on average don't get many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers displayed here to do well.

The best items to have in your Ekko versus Tristana build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Nashor's Tooth. When Ekko used at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better when facing Tristana than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Ekko boasted an average winrate of 49.3% when countering Tristana with this build.

To have the highest likelihood of defeating Tristana as Ekko, you should use the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune sets players chose for Ekko vs Tristana matchups, this sequence of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 49.3% winrate overall.

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