How to Win Taliyah vs Tristana Counter Matchup Taliyah is in the a tier of champions

Taliyah vs Tristana

How to Beat Tristana as Taliyah in LoL Tristana is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Tristana as Taliyah

based on 878 Taliyah vs Tristana matchups
Win Rate
46.4 %
K/D/A
2.2
Pick Rate
4.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We generate our matchup statistics from the millions of rated League matches that we analyze each week. Our guide on how to beat Tristana as Taliyah came out of an evaluation of 878 ranked rounds where both champions faced one another. This particular counter pairing is relatively uncommon. Taliyah fights Tristana in only 4.9% of her rounds.

Taliyah vs Tristana Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Taliyah has done a awful job of beating Tristana. On average, she wins a lowly 46.4% of matches the champs battle one another in. In Taliyah vs Tristana games, Taliyah’s team is 0.1% less probable to obtain first blood, indicating that she probably won't be able to get first blood versus Tristana.

Best Taliyah vs Tristana Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpellthief's Edge

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeDark Seal

Core Taliyah Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestRabadon's DeathcapShadowflame

Optional Items

Void StaffRylai's Crystal ScepterZhonya's HourglassShard of True Ice

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Dark Harvest Cheap ShotEyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
Sorcery Nimbus CloakWaterwalking
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Taliyah's passive ability p
Taliyah q ability q
Taliyah w ability w
Taliyah e ability e
Taliyah's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
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R
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E
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E
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Tristana as Taliyah

Tips for Playing as Taliyah against Tristana

Once you have Rylai's Crystal Scepter, casting Threaded Volley at enemies chasing you is a great way of making them regret everything.

Try to throw enemies into Unraveled Earth using Seismic Shove.

Remember, you don't always have to ride Weaver's Wall.

Advice to Win Against Tristana

Stand away from your creeps in a lane to take less collateral damage from Explosive Charge.

If you see Tristana activate Rapid Fire in a fight, stun her and try to back off until the spell dissipates.

Taliyah vs Tristana Counter Stats

Taliyah Image
Win Rate
46.4 %
VS
Win Rate
53.6 %
Tristana Image
7.1
< Kills >
8.3
7.1
< Deaths >
6.3
8.5
< Assists >
5.7
1.62
< Killing Sprees >
1.86
81
< Minions Killed >
161
0.52
< Dragons Killed >
0.23
0.39
< Inhibitors >
0.6
758
< Physical Damage >
14,269
18,706
< Magic Damage >
2,122
1,162
< True Damage >
1,722
20,626
< Damage Dealt >
18,114
19,986
< Damage Taken >
18,843
11,098
< Gold Earned >
12,654
1.44
< Towers >
2.81
0.13
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
3,258
< Total Healing >
2,514
12,533
< Experience >
12,567
26
< Vision Score >
19
11
< Wards Placed >
8
380
< Time Dealing CC >
52

How to Counter Tristana with Taliyah in LoL

The stats shown here highlight several influential Taliyah versus Tristana counter stats that can help you interpret the differences between these two champions. For instance, Taliyah’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Tristana’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Taliyah may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Tristana..

Taliyah typically has a similar longest killing spree as her foe does. On average, she takes a similar amount of damage to Tristana. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also indicate that the champ with higher health has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Taliyah and Tristana

Damage Types Compared

Taliyah
Tristana
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Taliyah
Tristana

Who is Better, Taliyah or Tristana?

Both LoL champs are great. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Taliyah usually loses when trying to fight Tristana, with a 46.4% win rate. Thus, Taliyah makes a bad counter to Tristana.

While Taliyah does have a lower winrate compared to Tristana, when they face off with one another, Taliyah also has a greater learning curve that makes her a more challenging character to learn. You should be very concerned when picking Taliyah into Tristana.

Furthermore, Taliyah has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Tristana. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Taliyah vs Tristana matchups, Tristana is the better champ with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during team fights.

Taliyah is a terribly counter to Tristana. You will do well by focussing your strategy on increasing your CS and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Taliyah against Tristana.

Additional Information for Taliyah Players

How We Calculated Our Taliyah vs Tristana Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Tristana as Taliyah, we analyzed 878 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 Tristana as Taliyah 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 Taliyah to counter Tristana during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and stats presented above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Taliyah usually gets less CS compared to Tristana. Champs who typically don't take much CS typically don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require many items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers displayed here to do well.

The most crucial items to have in your Taliyah versus Tristana build consist of Luden's Tempest, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Shadowflame. When Taliyah included at least these three pieces in her build, she performed significantly better countering Tristana than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Taliyah boasted an average win rate of 46.4% battling Tristana with this counter build.

To have the greatest probability of vanquishing Tristana as Taliyah, Taliyah players should take the Dark Harvest, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Nimbus Cloak, and Waterwalking runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players used for Taliyah vs Tristana counterpicks, this combination of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 46.4% winrate overall.

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