How to Win Syndra vs Blitzcrank Counter Matchup Syndra is in the b tier of champions

Syndra vs Blitzcrank

How to Beat Blitzcrank as Syndra in LoL Blitzcrank is in the s tier of champions
Mage Support
Tank Fighter

How to Beat Blitzcrank as Syndra

based on 715 Syndra vs Blitzcrank matchups
Win Rate
46.2 %
K/D/A
2.06
Pick Rate
3.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of ranked LoL games each and every week. Within our data, Syndra battled Blitzcrank 715 times. Having so many matchups for Syndra versus Blitzcrank provides us confidence in our capability to prepare actionable data and a solid build to obliterate Blitzcrank. This particular counter matchup is somewhat rare. Syndra encounters Blitzcrank in only 3.6% of her games.

Syndra vs Blitzcrank Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Syndra has done a terrible job of beating Blitzcrank. Typically, she wins a lowly 46.2% of the time the champions face one another in. In Syndra against Blitzcrank games, Syndra’s team is 0.2% less probable to obtain first blood. This indicates that she probably won't be able to get first blood against Blitzcrank.

Best Syndra vs Blitzcrank Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Sapphire CrystalAmplifying Tome

Core Syndra Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestZhonya's HourglassShadowflame

Optional Items

Void StaffRabadon's DeathcapSeraph's Embrace

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Sorcery Summon Aery Manaflow BandTranscendenceScorch
Inspiration Biscuit DeliveryTime Warp Tonic
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
Syndra's passive ability p
Syndra q ability q
Syndra w ability w
Syndra e ability e
Syndra's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Blitzcrank as Syndra

Tips for Playing as Syndra against Blitzcrank

To maximize your ultimate's damage use it when there are many spheres on the battlefield.

After you hit an enemy champion with Force of Will follow up with Dark Sphere, they'll be slowed and have a hard time avoiding it.

Get one of your spells to rank 5 as quickly as possible, they gain powerful bonus effects at max rank.

Advice to Win Against Blitzcrank

Blitzcrank's passive Mana Barrier grants him a shield when he is low on health.

Staying behind creeps can prevent you from being Rocket Grabbed. Blitzcrank's Rocket Grab only pulls the first enemy target it encounters.

Syndra vs Blitzcrank Counter Stats

Syndra Image
Win Rate
46.2 %
VS
Win Rate
53.8 %
Blitzcrank Image
6.1
< Kills >
2.4
6.4
< Deaths >
6.4
7.1
< Assists >
13.2
1.39
< Killing Sprees >
0.44
157
< Minions Killed >
33
0.06
< Dragons Killed >
0.03
0.43
< Inhibitors >
0.44
903
< Physical Damage >
2,335
18,325
< Magic Damage >
5,358
830
< True Damage >
831
20,060
< Damage Dealt >
8,524
16,957
< Damage Taken >
20,444
11,076
< Gold Earned >
8,123
1.77
< Towers >
1.44
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
1,556
< Total Healing >
1,592
13,643
< Experience >
10,700
22
< Vision Score >
50
10
< Wards Placed >
23
244
< Time Dealing CC >
227

How to Counter Blitzcrank with Syndra in LoL

The stats shown on this page clarify several vital Syndra versus Blitzcrank matchup statistics that can help you realize the differences between the two. As an example, Syndra’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Blitzcrank’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Syndra may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Blitzcrank. This observation is in large part caused by the difference in kills.

Syndra usually has a much larger longest killing spree than her counter does. Typically, she receives less damage than Blitzcrank. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also indicate that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Syndra and Blitzcrank

Damage Types Compared

Syndra
Blitzcrank
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Syndra
Blitzcrank

Who is Better, Syndra or Blitzcrank?

Both LoL champs are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Syndra usually loses when facing off against Blitzcrank, with a 46.2% win rate. As a result, Syndra makes a poor counter to Blitzcrank.

While Syndra does have a lower winrate than Blitzcrank, when facing one another, Syndra also has a much greater learning curve that makes her a more difficult champ to learn and master. You may get destroyed when picking Syndra into Blitzcrankas her relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Syndra also has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Blitzcrank. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Syndra vs Blitzcrank matchups, Blitzcrank is the better champion with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.

Syndra is a garbage counter to Blitzcrank. Make sure you focus your actions on maximizing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Syndra against Blitzcrank.

Additional Information for Syndra Players

How We Calculated Our Syndra vs Blitzcrank Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Blitzcrank as Syndra, we analyzed 715 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 Blitzcrank as Syndra 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 learn all of the intricacies of Syndra to counter Blitzcrank during both the early game 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 pay attention to the build and tips shown above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Syndra typically picks up much more CS compared to Blitzcrank. Champs who typically don't get many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values displayed on this page to do well.

The top items to have in your Syndra versus Blitzcrank build consist of Luden's Tempest, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Syndra combined at least these three items in her build, she performed a lot better against Blitzcrank than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Syndra boasted an average winrate of 46.2% battling Blitzcrank with this counter build.

To have the greatest probability of annihilating Blitzcrank as Syndra, you should use the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Biscuit Delivery, and Time Warp Tonic runes from the Sorcery and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the runes players chose for Syndra vs Blitzcrank face-offs, this mixture of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 46.2% winrate overall.

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