How to Win Sylas vs Rell Counter Matchup Sylas is in the b tier of champions

Sylas vs Rell

How to Beat Rell as Sylas in LoL Rell is in the b tier of champions
Mage Assassin
Tank Support

How to Beat Rell as Sylas

based on 856 Sylas vs Rell matchups
Win Rate
50 %
K/D/A
2.26
Pick Rate
0.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of ranked League matches every week. In our data, Sylas did battle with Rell in 856 rounds. With so many matchups for Sylas versus Rell gives us a lot of confidence in our capability to prepare useful statistics and a pro build to crush Rell. This particular matchup is fairly rare. Sylas encounters Rell in only 0.8% of his matches.

Sylas vs Rell Matchup Summary

Sylas has done a average job of countering Rell. On average, he wins a acceptable 50.0% of the time the champions clash against one another in. In Sylas against Rell matches, Sylas’s team is 0.0% more probable to gain first blood, indicating that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Rell.

Best Sylas vs Rell Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsLost Chapter

Core Sylas Items

~22 Mins
EverfrostZhonya's HourglassShadowflame

Optional Items

Rabadon's DeathcapCosmic Drive

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror Presence of MindLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Inspiration Biscuit DeliveryCosmic Insight
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Sylas's passive ability p
Sylas q ability q
Sylas w ability w
Sylas e ability e
Sylas's ultimate ability r
1
E
2
W
3
Q
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
E
9
W
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
Q
15
Q
16
R

Guide to Countering Rell as Sylas

Tips for Playing as Sylas against Rell

Space out your ability usage to get maximum effect from Petricite Burst.

Clever use of enemy ultimates can open up new possibilities to approach teamfights.

Wait for you or your enemy to reach low health before using Kingslayer for maximum effect.

Sylas vs Rell Counter Stats

Sylas Image
Win Rate
50 %
VS
Win Rate
50 %
Rell Image
7.4
< Kills >
2
6.6
< Deaths >
6.7
7.5
< Assists >
14.3
1.65
< Killing Sprees >
0.33
132
< Minions Killed >
34
0.1
< Dragons Killed >
0.04
0.37
< Inhibitors >
0.45
573
< Physical Damage >
1,310
19,084
< Magic Damage >
6,277
1,141
< True Damage >
756
20,799
< Damage Dealt >
8,344
30,086
< Damage Taken >
19,961
10,961
< Gold Earned >
7,747
1.56
< Towers >
1.61
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
7,138
< Total Healing >
2,638
13,064
< Experience >
10,226
18
< Vision Score >
42
8
< Wards Placed >
20
305
< Time Dealing CC >
126

How to Counter Rell with Sylas in LoL

The stats shown here emphasize some critical Sylas vs. Rell counter statistics that may help you interpret the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Sylas’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Rell’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Sylas may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Rell. This observation is in large part a result of the difference in kills.

Sylas typically has a much larger longest kill spree than his opponent does. Typically, he receives more damage than Rell. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Sylas and Rell

Damage Types Compared

Sylas
Rell
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Sylas
Rell

Who is Better, Sylas or Rell?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Sylas usually fairs equally well when facing off against Rell, with a 50.0% win rate. Thus, Sylas makes an ok counter for Rell.

While Sylas does have a higher winrate compared to Rell, when facing one another, Sylas also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes him a more challenging character to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Sylas into Rell.

Moreover, Sylas has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Rell. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Sylas vs Rell matchups, Rell is the better champ with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Sylas is a decent counter to Rell. Make sure you focus your actions on increasing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Sylas against Rell.

Additional Information for Sylas Players

How We Calculated Our Sylas vs Rell Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Rell as Sylas, we analyzed 856 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 Rell as Sylas 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 Sylas in order to counter Rell during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and stats displayed here, you should increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Sylas most often racks up much more CS compared to Rell. Champions who on average don't get many minion kills often don't need much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers displayed here to do well.

The most important items to have in your Sylas versus Rell build include Everfrost, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Sylas used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better when fighting Rell than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Sylas boasted an average win rate of 50.0% when countering Rell with this build.

To have the highest probability of crushing Rell as Sylas, Sylas players should use the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players chose for Sylas vs Rell counter picks, this mixture of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 50.0% win rate overall.

If you need to see Sylas vs Rell tips and counter builds for a a particular skill level, feel free to select one from the selection menu displayed above. At first, the stats and guides shown are calculated using all games run with both champs.