How to Win Galio vs Lissandra Counter Matchup Galio is in the s tier of champions

Galio vs Lissandra

How to Beat Lissandra as Galio in LoL Lissandra is in the b tier of champions
Tank Mage
Mage

How to Beat Lissandra as Galio

based on 408 Galio vs Lissandra matchups
Win Rate
49.5 %
K/D/A
2.42
Pick Rate
0.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of ranked LoL games each week. In our data, Galio faced off against Lissandra 408 times. Having so many matchups for Galio vs Lissandra provides us a lot of faith in our capacity to provide useful stats and a solid build to obliterate your opponent. This particular champ matchup is fairly rare. Galio is forced to battle against Lissandra in only 0.9% of his matches.

Galio vs Lissandra Matchup Summary

Galio does a average job of beating Lissandra. Normally, he wins a acceptable 49.5% of the time the champions face off with each other in. In Galio against Lissandra matches, Galio’s team is 0.0% more probable to obtain first blood, implying that he probably will get first blood versus Lissandra.

Best Galio vs Lissandra Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionRelic Shield

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeLost Chapter

Core Galio Items

~22 Mins
EverfrostZhonya's HourglassDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Bulwark of the Mountain

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Resolve Aftershock Shield BashBone PlatingOvergrowth
Sorcery Nimbus CloakTranscendence
Adaptive Force Adaptive Force Magic Resist
Galio's passive ability p
Galio q ability q
Galio w ability w
Galio e ability e
Galio's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
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 Lissandra as Galio

Tips for Playing as Galio against Lissandra

You can release Shield of Durand even while crowd controlled.

You can use the minimap ally icons to cast Hero's Entrance.

You can use the step back from Justice Punch to dodge enemy spells.

Advice to Win Against Lissandra

Lissandra's Ring of Frost has a long cooldown at early ranks; engage her while it's on cooldown.

The best way to stop Lissandra from moving using her Glacial Path is to immobilize her before she reactivates it.

Lissandra's Ice Shard only slows the first unit it hits. Approach Lissandra from behind your team's minions to avoid being slowed.

Galio vs Lissandra Counter Stats

Galio Image
Win Rate
49.5 %
VS
Win Rate
50.5 %
Lissandra Image
4.7
< Kills >
5
6.2
< Deaths >
6.1
10.3
< Assists >
9.4
1.03
< Killing Sprees >
1.15
118
< Minions Killed >
150
0.07
< Dragons Killed >
0.04
0.43
< Inhibitors >
0.4
542
< Physical Damage >
1,565
17,002
< Magic Damage >
15,809
555
< True Damage >
1,198
18,100
< Damage Dealt >
18,574
25,175
< Damage Taken >
21,889
9,882
< Gold Earned >
10,569
1.62
< Towers >
1.86
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
1,906
< Total Healing >
2,493
12,933
< Experience >
13,474
24
< Vision Score >
20
11
< Wards Placed >
9
116
< Time Dealing CC >
261

How to Counter Lissandra with Galio in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here highlight some strategic Galio against Lissandra counter stats that may help you understand the differences between this pair of champs. As an example, Galio’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Lissandra’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Galio may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Lissandra..

Galio typically has a similar longest kill spree as his counter does. Typically, he receives more damage than Lissandra. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, but it can also hint that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Galio and Lissandra

Damage Types Compared

Galio
Lissandra
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Galio
Lissandra

Who is Better, Galio or Lissandra?

Both LoL champs are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Galio usually fairs equally well when facing off against Lissandra, with a 49.5% win rate. As a result, Galio makes an ok counter to Lissandra.

While Galio does have a lower winrate compared to Lissandra, when they face off with one another, Galio also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less time consuming champion to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Galio into Lissandra.

Additionally, Galio also has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Lissandra. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Galio vs Lissandra matchups, Lissandra is the better champ with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.

Galio is a somewhat poor counter to Lissandra. Make sure you focus your play on increasing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Galio against Lissandra.

Additional Information for Galio Players

How We Calculated Our Galio vs Lissandra Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Lissandra as Galio, we analyzed 408 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 Lissandra as Galio 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 truly master Galio to counter Lissandra during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips displayed above, you should increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Galio often picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Lissandra. Champions who on average don't acquire many minion kills often don't require much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The most important items to use in your Galio versus Lissandra build include Everfrost, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Demonic Embrace. When Galio included at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better when facing Lissandra than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Galio boasted an average win rate of 49.5% when playing against Lissandra with this build.

To have the highest chance of crushing Lissandra as Galio, you should take the Aftershock, Shield Bash, Bone Plating, Overgrowth, Nimbus Cloak, and Transcendence runes from the Resolve and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players picked for Galio vs Lissandra matchups, this combination of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 49.5% win rate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Lissandra as Galio are given for all skill levels, merged. If you would like to scope the stats and builds to an individual division, you should use the selection menu located earlier in the counter matchup guide.