Fiddlesticks vs Alistar Counter Build

How to Beat Alistar as Fiddlesticks


We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches each week. Within our dataset, Fiddlesticks did battle with Alistar 19,031 times. Using so many games with Fiddlesticks vs Alistar gives us faith in our ability to prepare actionable statistics and a pro build to obliterate your foe.

This matchup is fairly common. Fiddlesticks is forced to battle against Alistar in 27.4% of his matches. Fiddlesticks has done a average job of countering Alistar. Typically, he wins a acceptable 50.0% of games the champions battle each other in. In Fiddlesticks against Alistar rounds, Fiddlesticks’s side is 3.0% less likely to obtain first blood. This indicates that he most likely won't get first blood against Alistar.

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Best Fiddlesticks Items to Counter Alistar

The top items to have in your Fiddlesticks versus Alistar build include Rabadon's Deathcap, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Night Harvester. When Fiddlesticks bought at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better versus Alistar than with most other typical builds.

Rabadon's Deathcap Item Zhonya's Hourglass Item Night Harvester Item

Best Fiddlesticks Runes to Counter Alistar

To have the best chance of defeating Alistar as Fiddlesticks, you should equip the Predator, Cheap Shot, Zombie Ward, Ultimate Hunter, Perfect Timing, and Cosmic Insight runes. Of all the runes players used for Fiddlesticks vs Alistar counterpicks, this mix of runes resulted in the highest win rate. We have also shown the top Alistar runes to counterpick against Fiddlesticks in order to help you realize how he will likely be built against your champion.

Best Fiddlesticks Runes

Predator Rune Predator
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Zombie Ward Rune Zombie Ward
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter
Perfect Timing Rune Perfect Timing
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight

Best Alistar Runes

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Nimbus Cloak Rune Nimbus Cloak
Celerity Rune Celerity
Waterwalking Rune Waterwalking
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight


The following tables clarify some vital Fiddlesticks vs. Alistar matchup stats that can help us distinguish the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Fiddlesticks’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.5 is similar to Alistar’s KDA ratio of 2.6, indicating that Fiddlesticks may be just as central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Alistar. This observation is in large part a result of the differences in assists.

Battle Stats


Fiddlesticks Stats
5 2.1
Alistar Stats


Fiddlesticks Stats
5.7 6
Alistar Stats


Fiddlesticks Stats
9.4 13.4
Alistar Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Fiddlesticks Stats
2.5 0.8
Alistar Stats

Damage Dealt

Fiddlesticks Stats
16485 8076
Alistar Stats

Damage Taken

Fiddlesticks Stats
28351 22468
Alistar Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Fiddlesticks Stats
5 5.3
Alistar Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Fiddlesticks Stats
0.8 0.9
Alistar Stats

Dragons Killed

Fiddlesticks Stats
1.9 2
Alistar Stats

Barons Killed

Fiddlesticks Stats
0.4 0.4
Alistar Stats

Gold Earned

Fiddlesticks Stats
10048 7650
Alistar Stats

Minions Killed

Fiddlesticks Stats
34 34
Alistar Stats

Fiddlesticks typically has a much larger longest kill spree than his foe does. Typically, Fiddlesticks receives more damage than Alistar. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also illustrate that the champ with higher HP has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.

In Fiddlesticks vs Alistar matchups, Fiddlesticks usually totals a similar amount of CS than Alistar. Champions that do not amass many minion kills normally do not have to have much CS to be useful. They are capable of scaling properly off their skills and stats alone. However, champions with large amounts of CS, such as carries, usually need a lot of gold to be useful. In either situation, work to pass the averages presented here to do well.

By default, Fiddlesticks vs Alistar tips, stats, and build recommendations are shown for all skill levels combined. If you would like to narrow the stats and builds to an individual skill level, you should use the selection menu menu located earlier in the guide.

How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 19031 Fiddlesticks vs Alistar 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 Alistar as Fiddlesticks 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.