Ryze vs Bard Counter Build

How to Win Ryze vs Bard Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Bard as Ryze in LoL

How to Beat Bard as Ryze

2,619 Ryze vs Bard Matchups Analyzed

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of ranked League of Legends matches every week. In our data, Ryze faced off against Bard in 2619 rounds. Having so many games with Ryze vs Bard gives us a lot of faith in our capacity to provide useful stats and a pro build to smash your opponent This counter pairing is somewhat rare. Ryze is forced to battle against Bard in only 1.9% of his rounds.

Unfortunately, Ryze has done a pathetic job of beating Bard. Typically, he wins a lowly 44.8% of the time the champions battle one another in. In Ryze vs Bard games, Ryze’s side is 0.0% more expected to obtain first blood. This indicates that he probably will get first blood versus Bard.

Win Rate


First Blood


Best Ryze Items to Counter Bard

The most important items to focus on in your Ryze versus Bard build include Everfrost, Seraph's Embrace, and Rabadon's Deathcap. When Ryze used at least these three items in his build, he performed much better vs. Bard than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Ryze had an average winrate of 58.6% battling Bard with this build.

Best Ryze Runes to Counter Bard

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

To have the highest chance of vanquishing Bard as Ryze, you should take the Phase Rush, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Taste of Blood, and Ravenous Hunter runes from the Sorcery and Domination rune sets. Out of all the runes players picked for Ryze vs Bard LoL games, this sequence of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 45.6% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the best Bard runes to fight Ryze to help you realize how he will likely be built to try to beat your champ.


5.3 | Ryze Bard | 2.5


5.9 | Ryze Bard | 5.2


6.4 | Ryze Bard | 13.9

Ryze vs Bard Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here show several vital Ryze versus Bard matchup stats that can help us appreciate the distinctions between the two. As an example, Ryze’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.0 is not as good as Bard’s ratio of 3.2, highlighting that Ryze may be less central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Bard..

Ryze typically has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, he takes more damage than Bard. This commonly reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also hint that the champ with increased HP has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.

In Ryze vs Bard matchups, Ryze usually earns many more minion kills than Bard. Champs that do not acquire a lot of minion kills usually do not have to have much CS to be useful. Instead, they are able to scale well off their abilities and first items alone. Although, champs with large numbers of minion kills, such as carries, typically need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, work to beat the values presented here to do well.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Bard as Ryze are shown for all skill levels combined. If you would like to,To,If you want to scope the stats and builds to a distinct division, you can use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.24 | Ryze Bard | 0.53

Largest Multi-Kill

1.35 | Ryze Bard | 0.96

Damage Dealt

19,282 | Ryze Bard | 10,167

Damage Taken

21,018 | Ryze Bard | 16,324

Healing Done

3,333 | Ryze Bard | 5,034

Vision Score

19 | Ryze Bard | 58

Gold Earned

11,422 | Ryze Bard | 8,088

Minions Killed

181 | Ryze Bard | 24

Dragons Killed

0.12 | Ryze Bard | 0.05

Barons Killed

0.05 | Ryze Bard | 0.01


1.91 | Ryze Bard | 1.91


0.43 | Ryze Bard | 0.53

CC Duration (sec)

114 | Ryze Bard | 207

Experience Earned

13,923 | Ryze Bard | 10,781

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 2,619 Ryze vs Bard 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 Bard as Ryze 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.