Tristana vs Bard Counter Build

How to Win Tristana vs Bard Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Bard as Tristana in LoL

How to Beat Bard as Tristana

7,261 Tristana vs Bard Matchups Analyzed

We generate our matchup statistics from the millions of recently rated LoL rounds that we evaluate each week. Our guide on how to beat Bard as Tristana resulted from an examination of 7261 ranked rounds where both champs opposed one another. This pairing is relatively rare. Tristana encounters Bard in only 1.6% of her matches.

Tristana has done a average job of beating Bard. Typically, she wins a acceptable 49.5% of games the champions clash against one another in. In Tristana vs Bard matches, Tristana’s team is 0.1% more likely to earn first blood. This indicates that she probably will be able to get first blood versus Bard.

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Best Tristana Items to Counter Bard

The best items to prioritize in your Tristana versus Bard build include Kraken Slayer, Guardian Angel, and Phantom Dancer. When Tristana included at least these three items in her build, she did significantly better when fighting Bard than with many other common item sets. In fact, Tristana had an average winrate of 61.9% when playing against Bard with these items in her kit.

Best Tristana Runes to Counter Bard

Hail of Blades Rune Hail of Blades
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Bloodline Rune Legend: Bloodline

To have the highest chance of coming out on top against Bard as Tristana, Tristana players should take the Hail of Blades, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Triumph, and Legend: Bloodline runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players used for Tristana vs Bard face-offs, this sequence of runes yielded the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 50.8% winrate overall.

We have also included the best Bard runes to fight Tristana to help you realize how he will likely be setup against your champ.


7.2 | Tristana Bard | 2.6


5.6 | Tristana Bard | 5.4


5.8 | Tristana Bard | 13

Tristana vs Bard Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here feature several important Tristana against Bard counter statistics that can help you interpret the differences between this pair of champs. Tristana’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is worse than Bard’s ratio of 2.9, highlighting that Tristana may be less central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Bard. This observation is in large part a result of the difference in kills.

Tristana normally has a much larger longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she receives a similar amount of damage to Bard. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also hint that the champion with more health has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.

In Tristana vs Bard matchups, Tristana often tallies much more CS than Bard. Champs who on average do not get many minion kills usually do not have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities alone. Although, champions with large amounts of CS, such as carries, typically have to have a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, work to beat the values presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.64 | Tristana Bard | 0.53

Largest Multi-Kill

1.51 | Tristana Bard | 0.95

Damage Dealt

17,961 | Tristana Bard | 10,048

Damage Taken

18,080 | Tristana Bard | 16,079

Healing Done

4,841 | Tristana Bard | 4,607

Vision Score

19 | Tristana Bard | 53

Gold Earned

11,801 | Tristana Bard | 7,948

Minions Killed

162 | Tristana Bard | 25

Dragons Killed

0.23 | Tristana Bard | 0.05

Barons Killed

0.06 | Tristana Bard | 0.01


2.87 | Tristana Bard | 1.75


0.57 | Tristana Bard | 0.49

CC Duration (sec)

51 | Tristana Bard | 219

Experience Earned

12,088 | Tristana Bard | 10,590

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 7,261 Tristana vs Bard 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 Bard as Tristana 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.