How to Win Talon vs Syndra Counter Matchup Talon is in the a tier of champions

Talon vs Syndra

How to Beat Syndra as Talon in LoL Syndra is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Syndra as Talon

based on 1,576 Talon vs Syndra matchups
Win Rate
49.4 %
K/D/A
2.15
Pick Rate
2.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of ranked League of Legends games each and every week. Within our data, Talon engaged Syndra 1576 times. Including so many matchups for Talon vs Syndra gives us a lot of confidence in our capability to provide actionable stats and a solid build to counter Syndra. This particular matchup is fairly rare. Talon is forced to battle against Syndra in only 2.3% of his rounds.

Talon vs Syndra Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Talon does a poor job of countering Syndra. On average, he wins a acceptable 49.4% of matches the champs face off with one another in. In Talon against Syndra games, Talon’s side is 0.1% more probable to earn first blood. This indicates that he most likely will be able to get first blood versus Syndra.

Best Talon vs Syndra Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Caulfield's WarhammerSerrated Dirk

Core Talon Items

~22 Mins
Prowler's ClawEdge of NightSerylda's Grudge

Optional Items

Black CleaverDeath's DanceRavenous HydraMaw of Malmortius

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Inspiration Magical FootwearBiscuit Delivery
Adaptive Force Adaptive Force Magic Resist
Talon's passive ability p
Talon q ability q
Talon w ability w
Talon e ability e
Talon's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
Q
3
E
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
Q
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W
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Q
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R
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Q
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Q
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Syndra as Talon

Tips for Playing as Talon against Syndra

Shadow Assault is a powerful escape tool, but can also be offensively used to assault a group.

You can use Assassin's Path to get behind the enemy and set up for Noxian Diplomacy's melee attack.

Remember to pick your target before the fight. Focusing all of Talon's abilities on one target can be very rewarding, but splitting them up between many may leave you helpless.

Advice to Win Against Syndra

Attack Syndra after she's used Scatter the Weak, it has a long cooldown so she'll be vulnerable.

Get boots early when playing against Syndra, they'll help you avoid many of her spells.

At max rank Syndra's spells gain bonus effects and change in appearance.

Talon vs Syndra Counter Stats

Talon Image
Win Rate
49.4 %
VS
Win Rate
50.6 %
Syndra Image
8.1
< Kills >
6.6
6.5
< Deaths >
5.8
5.9
< Assists >
6.7
1.83
< Killing Sprees >
1.48
138
< Minions Killed >
170
0.33
< Dragons Killed >
0.05
0.33
< Inhibitors >
0.48
19,415
< Physical Damage >
976
71
< Magic Damage >
20,021
1,354
< True Damage >
1,867
20,841
< Damage Dealt >
22,865
27,175
< Damage Taken >
18,120
12,328
< Gold Earned >
11,925
1.34
< Towers >
1.8
0.08
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
4,688
< Total Healing >
1,433
14,404
< Experience >
14,348
20
< Vision Score >
21
6
< Wards Placed >
10
204
< Time Dealing CC >
370

How to Counter Syndra with Talon in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here feature several influential Talon against Syndra matchup stats that may help us distinguish the differences between the two. Talon’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Syndra’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Talon may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Syndra..

Talon normally has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his opponent does. Typically, he takes more damage than Syndra. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Talon and Syndra

Damage Types Compared

Talon
Syndra
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Talon
Syndra

Who is Better, Talon or Syndra?

Both LoL champs are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Talon usually fairs equally well when playing against Syndra, with a 49.4% win rate. As a result, Talon makes an ok counter to Syndra.

While Talon does have a lower winrate than Syndra, when on opposite teams, Talon also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less complex character to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Talon into Syndraas his relative depth means you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Talon also has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Syndra. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Talon vs Syndra matchups, Syndra is the better champion with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.

Talon is a somewhat poor counter for Syndra. Make sure you focus your tactics on keeping up your CS and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Talon against Syndra.

Additional Information for Talon Players

How We Calculated Our Talon vs Syndra Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Syndra as Talon, we analyzed 1,576 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 Syndra as Talon 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 truly master Talon to counter Syndra during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and tips presented here, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Talon typically accumulates a similar amount of CS as Syndra. Champs who typically don't take many minion kills often don't require much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values reported on this page to do well.

The top items to have in your Talon versus Syndra build consist of Prowler's Claw, Edge of Night, and Serylda's Grudge. When Talon included at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better when facing Syndra than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Talon boasted an average win rate of 49.4% when countering Syndra with these items in his kit.

To have the greatest likelihood of coming out on top against Syndra as Talon, Talon players should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Magical Footwear, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the runes we have analyed for Talon vs Syndra LoL games, this mix of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 49.4% win rate overall.

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