How to Win Elise vs Syndra Counter Matchup Elise is in the s tier of champions

Elise vs Syndra

How to Beat Syndra as Elise in LoL Syndra is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Syndra as Elise

based on 276 Elise vs Syndra matchups
Win Rate
52.5 %
K/D/A
2.52
Pick Rate
1.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked LoL matches each and every week. Within our database, Elise battled Syndra in 276 games. Having so many matchups for Elise vs Syndra gives us a lot of confidence in our capacity to prepare actionable statistics and a pro build to crush your opponent. This particular counter pairing is somewhat rare. Elise encounters Syndra in only 1.1% of her rounds.

Elise vs Syndra Matchup Summary

Elise has done a good job of beating Syndra. Normally, she wins a whopping 52.5% of games the champs face off with each other in. In Elise versus Syndra rounds, Elise’s team is 0.2% more likely to earn first blood, implying that she probably will get first blood versus Syndra.

Best Elise vs Syndra Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeSorcerer's Shoes

Core Elise Items

~22 Mins
Night HarvesterZhonya's HourglassShadowflame

Optional Items

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Electrocute Cheap ShotEyeball CollectionRelentless Hunter
Sorcery Nimbus CloakWaterwalking
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Elise's passive ability p
Elise q ability q
Elise w ability w
Elise e ability e
Elise's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
Q
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
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Q
10
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 Syndra as Elise

Tips for Playing as Elise against Syndra

Elise's Spider Form and Spider Form abilities do not cost mana and can be prioritized when you are trying to conserve mana.

When in Spider Form, Spiderlings will attack the target that Elise uses Venomous Bite on.

Spider Form is most effective at finishing off enemies with low health; Human Form's Neurotoxin does more damage to healthy foes.

Advice to Win Against Syndra

Get boots early when playing against Syndra, they'll help you avoid many of her spells.

At max rank Syndra's spells gain bonus effects and change in appearance.

Attack Syndra after she's used Scatter the Weak, it has a long cooldown so she'll be vulnerable.

Elise vs Syndra Counter Stats

Elise Image
Win Rate
52.5 %
VS
Win Rate
47.5 %
Syndra Image
7.7
< Kills >
5.8
5.8
< Deaths >
5.8
6.9
< Assists >
6.8
1.77
< Killing Sprees >
1.34
35
< Minions Killed >
151
1.38
< Dragons Killed >
0.04
0.44
< Inhibitors >
0.39
1,307
< Physical Damage >
981
15,538
< Magic Damage >
19,199
1,230
< True Damage >
855
18,077
< Damage Dealt >
21,036
25,786
< Damage Taken >
17,445
11,100
< Gold Earned >
10,653
1.71
< Towers >
1.61
0.29
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
7,965
< Total Healing >
1,463
12,226
< Experience >
12,910
23
< Vision Score >
20
5
< Wards Placed >
10
149
< Time Dealing CC >
239

How to Counter Syndra with Elise in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here highlight several critical Elise vs. Syndra matchup statistics that may help you appreciate the differences between the two. As an example, Elise’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Syndra’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Elise may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Syndra..

Elise usually has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her enemy does. Commonly, she takes more damage than Syndra. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Elise and Syndra

Damage Types Compared

Elise
Syndra
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Elise
Syndra

Who is Better, Elise or Syndra?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Elise usually wins when trying to fight Syndra, with a 52.5% win rate. As a result, Elise makes a good counter for Syndra.

While Elise does have a higher winrate than Syndra, when on opposite teams, Elise also has a greater difficulty level that makes her a more difficult champion to learn. You don't need to be too worried when picking Elise into Syndraas her relative depth means that you may not be able to reach her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Elise has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Syndra. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Elise vs Syndra matchups, Elise is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.

Elise is a good counter for Syndra. You will do well by focussing your strategy on increasing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Elise against Syndra.

Additional Information for Elise Players

How We Calculated Our Elise vs Syndra Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Syndra as Elise, we analyzed 276 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 Syndra as Elise 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 Elise to counter Syndra during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats presented above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Elise on average picks up a lot less CS as Syndra. Champs who typically don't take many minion kills typically don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers shown here to do well.

The most important items to have in your Elise versus Syndra build consist of Night Harvester, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Elise used at least these three pieces in her build, she did significantly better countering Syndra than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Elise had an average win rate of 52.5% battling Syndra with this build.

To have the highest probability of defeating Syndra as Elise, you should use the Electrocute, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Nimbus Cloak, and Waterwalking runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players chose for Elise vs Syndra fights, this combo of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 52.5% winrate overall.

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