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

Elise vs Tristana

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

based on 834 Elise vs Tristana matchups
Win Rate
51.3 %
K/D/A
2.61
Pick Rate
3.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our matchup statistics from the millions of recently rated League of Legends matches that we analyze each and every week. This guide on how to beat Tristana as Elise came out of an analysis of 834 ranked matches where both champions faced one another. This counter matchup is relatively rare. Elise encounters Tristana in only 3.4% of her games.

Elise vs Tristana Matchup Summary

Elise does a decent job of beating Tristana. Typically, she wins a acceptable 51.3% of the time the champions face off with one another in. In Elise against Tristana rounds, Elise’s side is 0.0% more expected to gain first blood, implying that she probably will get first blood versus Tristana.

Best Elise vs Tristana Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Dark SealSorcerer's Shoes

Core Elise Items

~22 Mins
Night HarvesterZhonya's HourglassShadowflame

Optional Items

Lich BaneVoid Staff

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 Dark Harvest Cheap ShotEyeball CollectionRelentless Hunter
Precision TriumphCoup de Grace
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
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W
2
Q
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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W
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Tristana as Elise

Tips for Playing as Elise against Tristana

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 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.

Elise vs Tristana Counter Stats

Elise Image
Win Rate
51.3 %
VS
Win Rate
48.7 %
Tristana Image
7.6
< Kills >
7.1
5.7
< Deaths >
5.8
7.3
< Assists >
5.7
1.69
< Killing Sprees >
1.6
35
< Minions Killed >
160
1.28
< Dragons Killed >
0.19
0.49
< Inhibitors >
0.54
1,385
< Physical Damage >
14,587
15,950
< Magic Damage >
2,069
1,235
< True Damage >
1,707
18,571
< Damage Dealt >
18,364
25,542
< Damage Taken >
19,949
11,079
< Gold Earned >
12,190
1.76
< Towers >
2.69
0.29
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
7,957
< Total Healing >
2,730
12,297
< Experience >
12,206
22
< Vision Score >
18
6
< Wards Placed >
8
154
< Time Dealing CC >
51

How to Counter Tristana with Elise in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here emphasize some vital Elise against Tristana counter stats that may help you realize the differences and similarities between the two. Elise’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Tristana’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Elise may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Tristana..

Elise typically has a similar longest kill spree as her opponent does. Commonly, she receives more damage than Tristana. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities; however, it can also indicate that the champ with higher health has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Elise and Tristana

Damage Types Compared

Elise
Tristana
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Elise
Tristana

Who is Better, Elise or Tristana?

Both LoL champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Elise usually wins when taking on Tristana, with a 51.3% win rate. Thus, Elise makes a good counter to Tristana.

While Elise does have a higher win rate than Tristana, when they face off with one another, Elise also has a much greater learning curve that makes her a more challenging champion to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Elise into Tristanaas her relative depth means that you may not be able to reach her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Elise also has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Tristana. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, 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 Tristana matchups, Elise is the better champ with a higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.

Elise is a decent counter for Tristana. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on keeping up your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Elise against Tristana.

Additional Information for Elise Players

How We Calculated Our Elise vs Tristana Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Tristana as Elise, we analyzed 834 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 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 Tristana during both the laning 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 suggestions presented here, you should grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Elise often picks up a lot less CS as Tristana. Champions who on average don't earn many minion kills often don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. 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 need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The ideal items to prioritize in your Elise versus Tristana build consist of Night Harvester, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Elise incorporated at least these three items in her build, she did much better vs. Tristana than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Elise had an average winrate of 51.3% when countering Tristana with this build.

To have the greatest probability of defeating Tristana as Elise, Elise players should take the Dark Harvest, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Triumph, and Coup de Grace runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players picked for Elise vs Tristana counters, this mix of runes resulted in the best win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 51.3% winrate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Tristana as Elise are given for every ranked division. If you would like to scope the stats and builds to a specific rank, you may use the selection menu located earlier in the counter matchup guide.