How to Win Sylas vs Twisted Fate Counter Matchup Sylas is in the a tier of champions

Sylas vs Twisted Fate

How to Beat Twisted Fate as Sylas in LoL Twisted Fate is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Twisted Fate as Sylas

based on 1,046 Sylas vs Twisted Fate matchups
Win Rate
55.1 %
K/D/A
2.5
Pick Rate
1.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our counter statistics from the millions of ranked League of Legends games that we review each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Twisted Fate as Sylas came out of an evaluation of 1046 ranked rounds where both champions faced one another. This particular champ pairing is relatively rare. Sylas is forced to battle against Twisted Fate in only 1.1% of his matches.

Sylas vs Twisted Fate Matchup Summary

Sylas does a great job of countering Twisted Fate. Typically, he wins a whopping 55.1% of games the champs battle each other in. In Sylas against Twisted Fate rounds, Sylas’s team is 0.1% more probable to gain first blood. This implies that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Twisted Fate.

Best Sylas vs Twisted Fate Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeIonian Boots of Lucidity

Core Sylas Items

~22 Mins
EverfrostRabadon's DeathcapZhonya's Hourglass

Optional Items

ShadowflameCosmic 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
Resolve Second WindUnflinching
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
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 Twisted Fate as Sylas

Tips for Playing as Sylas against Twisted Fate

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.

Advice to Win Against Twisted Fate

Focus on dodging Wild Cards early when your champion doesn't have the hit points to afford getting hit.

If you have low Health, use Destiny as an indicator to run to safety. It will give you a head start in escaping any possible ganks.

Sylas vs Twisted Fate Counter Stats

Sylas Image
Win Rate
55.1 %
VS
Win Rate
44.9 %
Twisted Fate Image
8.2
< Kills >
4.9
6.2
< Deaths >
6.9
7.3
< Assists >
9.2
1.88
< Killing Sprees >
1.07
137
< Minions Killed >
139
0.08
< Dragons Killed >
0.08
0.45
< Inhibitors >
0.42
591
< Physical Damage >
3,076
19,785
< Magic Damage >
13,821
1,006
< True Damage >
975
21,383
< Damage Dealt >
17,873
30,115
< Damage Taken >
21,095
11,426
< Gold Earned >
11,119
1.77
< Towers >
1.86
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
7,122
< Total Healing >
2,012
13,383
< Experience >
12,955
18
< Vision Score >
18
8
< Wards Placed >
9
312
< Time Dealing CC >
169

How to Counter Twisted Fate with Sylas in LoL

The stats shown here clarify some important Sylas vs. Twisted Fate matchup stats that may help you understand the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Sylas’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Twisted Fate’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Sylas may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Twisted Fate. This observation is in large part a result of the difference in kills.

Sylas normally has a much larger longest kill spree than his enemy does. Commonly, he receives more damage than Twisted Fate. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also indicate that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Sylas and Twisted Fate

Damage Types Compared

Sylas
Twisted Fate
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Sylas
Twisted Fate

Who is Better, Sylas or Twisted Fate?

Both LoL champs are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Sylas usually wins when trying to fight Twisted Fate, with a 55.1% win rate. As a result, Sylas makes a fantastic counter to Twisted Fate.

While Sylas does have a much higher win rate compared to Twisted Fate, when on opposite teams, Sylas also has a much lower difficulty level that makes him a less challenging champion to learn and master. You should be be fine when picking Sylas into Twisted Fate.

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

While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Sylas vs Twisted Fate matchups, Sylas is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.

Sylas is a great counter to Twisted Fate. You will do well by focussing your actions on increasing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Sylas against Twisted Fate.

Additional Information for Sylas Players

How We Calculated Our Sylas vs Twisted Fate Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Twisted Fate as Sylas, we analyzed 1,046 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 Twisted Fate 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

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Sylas in order to counter Twisted Fate during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats presented above, you should grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Sylas most often racks up a similar amount of CS compared to Twisted Fate. Champs who typically don't acquire many minion kills typically don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers reported here to do well.

The top items to focus on in your Sylas versus Twisted Fate build include Everfrost, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Sylas incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better when fighting Twisted Fate than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Sylas had an average win rate of 55.1% when countering Twisted Fate with these items in his kit.

To have the highest likelihood of vanquishing Twisted Fate as Sylas, you should take the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Second Wind, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Sylas vs Twisted Fate matchups, this sequence of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 55.1% winrate overall.

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