How to Win Shyvana vs Taric Counter Matchup Shyvana is in the b tier of champions

Shyvana vs Taric

How to Beat Taric as Shyvana in LoL Taric is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Taric as Shyvana

based on 657 Shyvana vs Taric matchups
Win Rate
51.6 %
K/D/A
2.94
Pick Rate
1.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of ranked LoL games every week. In our dataset, Shyvana faced Taric 657 times. Including so many matchups for Shyvana versus Taric provides us a lot of confidence in our capacity to produce actionable statistics and a solid build to smash your enemy. This counter pairing is relatively rare. Shyvana encounters Taric in only 1.1% of her matches.

Shyvana vs Taric Matchup Summary

Shyvana has done a decent job of countering Taric. On average, she wins a acceptable 51.6% of matches the champions face each other in. In Shyvana versus Taric matches, Shyvana’s team is 0.2% less expected to obtain first blood. This indicates that she probably won't be able to get first blood against Taric.

Best Shyvana vs Taric Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsBami's Cinder

Core Shyvana Items

~22 Mins
Frostfire GauntletCosmic DriveDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Blade of The Ruined KingThornmailZhonya's HourglassNashor's Tooth

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Press the Attack TriumphLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Resolve ConditioningUnflinching
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Shyvana's passive ability p
Shyvana q ability q
Shyvana w ability w
Shyvana e ability e
Shyvana's ultimate ability r
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E
2
W
3
Q
4
E
5
E
6
R
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E
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W
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E
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W
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R
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W
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Q
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R

Guide to Countering Taric as Shyvana

Tips for Playing as Shyvana against Taric

Flame Breath is great to level-up against difficult lane opponents.

It can be valuable to purchase one of the items that can slow enemies: Frozen Mallet, Dead Man's Plate, or Entropy.

Shyvana's abilities all benefit from attacking units. As a result, Attack Speed items are more valuable on her than most champions.

Burnout is an ideal choice for jungling. Monsters will be hit by the full duration, and the speed boost improves her ganking potential.

Advice to Win Against Taric

Taric's ultimate, Cosmic Radiance, has a long delay before its effect. Try to quickly assess whether to disengage the fight or attempt to kill his allies before it goes off.

Taric reduces his spell cooldowns by basic attacking enemies with Bravado. Try to kite him in teamfights and punish him for approaching the minion wave in lane.

Shyvana vs Taric Counter Stats

Shyvana Image
Win Rate
51.6 %
VS
Win Rate
48.4 %
Taric Image
6
< Kills >
1.8
4.8
< Deaths >
5.9
8.1
< Assists >
13.8
1.37
< Killing Sprees >
0.3
62
< Minions Killed >
40
1.71
< Dragons Killed >
0.17
0.52
< Inhibitors >
0.59
3,696
< Physical Damage >
2,101
15,925
< Magic Damage >
4,453
1,362
< True Damage >
623
20,984
< Damage Dealt >
7,177
33,727
< Damage Taken >
22,812
11,972
< Gold Earned >
8,064
1.89
< Towers >
2.25
0.34
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
8,190
< Total Healing >
11,460
13,868
< Experience >
10,670
21
< Vision Score >
37
5
< Wards Placed >
17
562
< Time Dealing CC >
210

How to Counter Taric with Shyvana in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here clarify several vital Shyvana against Taric counter statistics that can help you realize the differences between this pair of champs. Shyvana’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Taric’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Shyvana may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Taric. This observation is in large part fueled by the difference in kills.

Shyvana typically has a much larger longest kill spree than her matchup does. Commonly, she takes more damage than Taric. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also hint that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to escape further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Shyvana and Taric

Damage Types Compared

Shyvana
Taric
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Shyvana
Taric

Who is Better, Shyvana or Taric?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Shyvana usually wins when facing off against Taric, with a 51.6% win rate. As a result, Shyvana makes a good counter to Taric.

While Shyvana does have a higher win rate compared to Taric, when on opposite teams, Shyvana also has a greater level of difficulty that makes her a more time consuming champion to learn. You still need to be cautious when picking Shyvana into Taric.

Furthermore, Shyvana also has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Taric. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion in League of Legends, in Shyvana vs Taric matchups, Shyvana is the better champion with a higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.

Shyvana is a decent counter for Taric. Make sure you focus your actions on keeping up your CS and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Shyvana against Taric.

Additional Information for Shyvana Players

How We Calculated Our Shyvana vs Taric Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Taric as Shyvana, we analyzed 657 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 Shyvana 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 truly master Shyvana in order to counter Taric during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions presented here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Shyvana typically gets more CS as Taric. Champions who on average don't acquire many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, 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 a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values reported here to do well.

The top items to prioritize in your Shyvana versus Taric build include Frostfire Gauntlet, Cosmic Drive, and Demonic Embrace. When Shyvana used at least these three items in her build, she performed a lot better countering Taric than with many other common item sets. In fact, Shyvana had an average winrate of 51.6% battling Taric with this counter build.

To have the highest probability of defeating Taric as Shyvana, you should use the Press the Attack, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Conditioning, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the runes that we analyzed for Shyvana vs Taric counter picks, this mix of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 51.6% winrate overall.

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