Tristana vs Swain Counter Build

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

How to Beat Swain as Tristana

14,413 Tristana vs Swain Matchups Analyzed

We summarize our counter statistics from the millions of recently ranked League games that we evaluate every week. This guide on how to beat Swain as Tristana came out of an evaluation of 14413 ranked matches where both champions engaged one another. This particular champion matchup is fairly rare. Tristana fights Swain in only 3.1% of her matches.

Unfortunately, Tristana does a poor job of beating Swain. On average, she wins a lowly 47.3% of matches the champs fight one another in. In Tristana vs Swain games, Tristana’s team is 0.0% more expected to get first blood, implying that she probably will get first blood versus Swain.

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Best Tristana Items to Counter Swain

The ideal items to prioritize in your Tristana versus Swain build include Kraken Slayer, Infinity Edge, and Bloodthirster. When Tristana bought at least these three pieces in her build, she did significantly better against Swain than with many other common item sets. In fact, Tristana boasted an average winrate of 62.9% when playing against Swain with this counter build.

Best Tristana Runes to Counter Swain

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: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity

To have the greatest likelihood of annihilating Swain as Tristana, you should take the Hail of Blades, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Triumph, and Legend: Alacrity runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Of all the rune builds players used for Tristana vs Swain counter picks, this order of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 49.1% win rate overall.

We have also included the top Swain runes to fend off Tristana to help you infer how he will probably be played against you.


7.8 | Tristana Swain | 5.7


6.4 | Tristana Swain | 6.7


6.2 | Tristana Swain | 10.8

Tristana vs Swain Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons provided here underscore some influential Tristana versus Swain counter statistics that may help us distinguish the differences and similarities between these two champions. For instance, Tristana’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is nearly equal to Swain’s KDA ratio of 2.5, indicating that Tristana may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Swain..

Tristana normally has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she takes a similar amount of damage to Swain. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also imply that the champ with more HP has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Tristana often takes much more CS than Swain. Champs that do not get very much CS usually do not need much CS to be effective. Instead, they are able to scale well off their abilities alone. Yet, champions with plenty of minion kills, such as carries, usually need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, work to outperform the values presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.76 | Tristana Swain | 1.3

Largest Multi-Kill

1.54 | Tristana Swain | 1.4

Damage Dealt

18,317 | Tristana Swain | 20,211

Damage Taken

19,384 | Tristana Swain | 21,789

Healing Done

4,955 | Tristana Swain | 5,603

Vision Score

18 | Tristana Swain | 33

Gold Earned

11,757 | Tristana Swain | 9,827

Minions Killed

149 | Tristana Swain | 67

Dragons Killed

0.25 | Tristana Swain | 0.11

Barons Killed

0.07 | Tristana Swain | 0.03


2.58 | Tristana Swain | 1.89


0.53 | Tristana Swain | 0.48

CC Duration (sec)

49 | Tristana Swain | 207

Experience Earned

12,211 | Tristana Swain | 11,354

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 14,413 Tristana vs Swain 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 Swain 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.