How to Win Vayne vs Alistar Counter Matchup Vayne is in the s tier of champions

Vayne vs Alistar

How to Beat Alistar as Vayne in LoL Alistar is in the a tier of champions
Marksman Assassin
Tank Support

How to Beat Alistar as Vayne

based on 1,671 Vayne vs Alistar matchups
Win Rate
52.7 %
K/D/A
2.21
Pick Rate
1.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of ranked League games each and every week. In our database, Vayne faced Alistar 1671 times. Having so many games with Vayne vs Alistar provides us confidence in our ability to prepare enlightening statistics and a solid build to obliterate your foe. This particular champ pairing is somewhat rare. Vayne encounters Alistar in only 1.4% of her games.

Vayne vs Alistar Matchup Summary

Vayne does a good job of beating Alistar. On average, she wins a whopping 52.7% of games the champs clash against one another in. In Vayne versus Alistar matches, Vayne’s side is 0.0% more likely to obtain first blood. This indicates that she most likely will be able to get first blood against Alistar.

Best Vayne vs Alistar Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordBerserker's Greaves

Core Vayne Items

~22 Mins
Immortal ShieldbowGuinsoo's RagebladeRanduin's Omen

Optional Items

Guardian AngelPhantom DancerBlade of The Ruined KingWit's End

Summoner Spells

summonerexhaust summoner spell D
summonerflash summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo TriumphLegend: AlacrityCoup de Grace
Resolve ConditioningOvergrowth
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Vayne's passive ability p
Vayne q ability q
Vayne w ability w
Vayne e ability e
Vayne's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
Q
9
W
10
Q
11
R
12
Q
13
Q
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Alistar as Vayne

Tips for Playing as Vayne against Alistar

Tumble has many uses, but it cannot pass over walls.

Condemn can be used to both pin targets to walls to ensure a kill, or to escape a pursuer.

Don't go in first to a large teamfight. Wait for your teammates to initiate.

Advice to Win Against Alistar

When Alistar uses his ultimate, it's often better to move back and wait until the effect wears off before attacking him.

Alistar is very disruptive but very tough - try to target more fragile damage dealers.

Watch out for the Pulverize-Headbutt combo when around turrets.

Vayne vs Alistar Counter Stats

Vayne Image
Win Rate
52.7 %
VS
Win Rate
47.3 %
Alistar Image
7.6
< Kills >
1.8
6.2
< Deaths >
6.3
6.1
< Assists >
13.5
1.74
< Killing Sprees >
0.31
163
< Minions Killed >
35
0.24
< Dragons Killed >
0.04
0.53
< Inhibitors >
0.5
13,680
< Physical Damage >
1,103
612
< Magic Damage >
5,804
7,618
< True Damage >
771
21,911
< Damage Dealt >
7,679
20,027
< Damage Taken >
24,213
12,262
< Gold Earned >
7,775
2.3
< Towers >
1.88
0.08
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
2,603
< Total Healing >
8,145
12,611
< Experience >
10,203
18
< Vision Score >
46
8
< Wards Placed >
22
59
< Time Dealing CC >
147

How to Counter Alistar with Vayne in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page emphasize several vital Vayne versus Alistar matchup stats that can help us realize the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Vayne’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Alistar’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Vayne may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Alistar. This observation is largely fueled by the difference in kills.

Vayne often has a much larger longest killing spree than her enemy does. Commonly, she takes less damage than Alistar. This commonly reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also illustrate that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Vayne and Alistar

Damage Types Compared

Vayne
Alistar
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Vayne
Alistar

Who is Better, Vayne or Alistar?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Vayne usually wins when playing against Alistar, with a 52.7% win rate. As a result, Vayne makes a good counter for Alistar.

While Vayne does have a higher win rate compared to Alistar, when they face off with one another, Vayne also has a greater level of difficulty that makes her a more complex champ to learn. You don't need to be too worried when picking Vayne into Alistaras her relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Vayne also has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Alistar. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Vayne vs Alistar matchups, Vayne is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during team fights.

Vayne is a good counter for Alistar. Make sure you focus your tactics on maximizing your gold income and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Vayne against Alistar.

Additional Information for Vayne Players

How We Calculated Our Vayne vs Alistar Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Alistar as Vayne, we analyzed 1,671 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 Alistar as Vayne 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 learn all of the intricacies of Vayne to counter Alistar during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions shown here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Vayne most often picks up much more CS relative to Alistar. Champs who on average don't acquire much CS usualy don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values shown here to do well.

The top items to have in your Vayne versus Alistar build consist of Immortal Shieldbow, Guinsoo's Rageblade, and Randuin's Omen. When Vayne bought at least these three pieces in her build, she performed much better versus Alistar than with many other typical builds. In fact, Vayne boasted an average win rate of 52.7% when countering Alistar with this build.

To have the best probability of vanquishing Alistar as Vayne, you should equip the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Conditioning, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the runes players chose for Vayne vs Alistar LoL games, this mixture of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 52.7% winrate overall.

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