Kalista vs Taric Counter Build

How to Win Kalista vs Taric Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Taric as Kalista in LoL

How to Beat Taric as Kalista

498 Kalista vs Taric Matchups Analyzed

We calculate our counter stats from the millions of ranked League games that we evaluate each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Taric as Kalista resulted from an analysis of 498 ranked matches where both champions fought each other. This matchup is fairly rare. Kalista fights Taric in only 0.9% of her rounds.

Unfortunately, Kalista does a awful job of countering Taric. Normally, she wins a lowly 45.4% of matches the champions clash against each other in. In Kalista against Taric games, Kalista’s team is 0.0% more likely to get first blood. This implies that she most likely will be able to get first blood against Taric.

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Best Kalista Items to Counter Taric

The most important items to use in your Kalista versus Taric build consist of Immortal Shieldbow, Runaan's Hurricane, and Guinsoo's Rageblade. When Kalista bought at least these three items in her build, she performed much better against Taric than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Kalista had an average winrate of 48.0% when countering Taric with this build.

Best Kalista Runes to Counter Taric

Hail of Blades Rune Hail of Blades
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity

To have the best probability of defeating Taric as Kalista, you should take the Hail of Blades, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Triumph, and Legend: Alacrity runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Out of all the runes players chose for Kalista vs Taric fights, this order of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 43.2% winrate overall.

We have also shown the best Taric runes to fight back against Kalista to help you understand how he will likely be setup to try to beat you.


6.9 | Kalista Taric | 1.9


6.1 | Kalista Taric | 5.4


6.6 | Kalista Taric | 14.1

Kalista vs Taric Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page underscore some vital Kalista vs. Taric matchup statistics that may help you grasp the differences between the two. As an example, Kalista’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is not as good as Taric’s KDA ratio of 3.0, demonstrating that Kalista may be less central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Taric. This observation is in large part caused by the difference in kills.

Kalista typically has a much larger longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she receives a similar amount of damage to Taric. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also imply that the champion with increased health has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.

Kalista typically takes many more minion kills than Taric. Champions that don't amass very much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be useful. They are capable of scaling properly off their abilities alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, try to best the values displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.57 | Kalista Taric | 0.37

Largest Multi-Kill

1.6 | Kalista Taric | 0.88

Damage Dealt

16,754 | Kalista Taric | 6,164

Damage Taken

19,114 | Kalista Taric | 17,951

Healing Done

4,228 | Kalista Taric | 9,310

Vision Score

18 | Kalista Taric | 36

Gold Earned

11,407 | Kalista Taric | 7,828

Minions Killed

159 | Kalista Taric | 37

Dragons Killed

0.32 | Kalista Taric | 0.17

Barons Killed

0.16 | Kalista Taric | 0.05


2.39 | Kalista Taric | 2.26


0.52 | Kalista Taric | 0.58

CC Duration (sec)

151 | Kalista Taric | 143

Experience Earned

11,395 | Kalista Taric | 10,004

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 498 Kalista vs Taric 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 Taric as Kalista 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.