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Vi vs Tristana

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How to Beat Tristana as Vi

based on 2,646 Vi vs Tristana matchups
Win Rate
51.7 %
K/D/A
2.27
Pick Rate
5.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked League of Legends games that we review every week. Our guide on how to beat Tristana as Vi resulted from an evaluation of 2646 ranked matches where both champs faced off against one another. This counter matchup is relatively uncommon. Vi is forced to battle against Tristana in only 5.2% of her games.

Vi vs Tristana Matchup Summary

Vi has done a decent job of beating Tristana. On average, she wins a acceptable 51.7% of games the champs face each other in. In Vi against Tristana matches, Vi’s side is 0.1% less probable to get first blood, implying that she most likely won't get first blood against Tristana.

Best Vi vs Tristana Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
SheenCaulfield's Warhammer

Core Vi Items

~22 Mins
EclipseDeath's DanceThe Collector

Optional Items

Wit's EndGuardian AngelEssence ReaverBlack Cleaver

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Hail of Blades Sudden ImpactEyeball CollectionUltimate Hunter
Precision TriumphLegend: Alacrity
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
Vi's passive ability p
Vi q ability q
Vi w ability w
Vi e ability e
Vi's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
E
3
Q
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
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E
14
W
15
W
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R

Guide to Countering Tristana as Vi

Tips for Playing as Vi against Tristana

A fully charged Vault Breaker will deal double damage. It's great for catching and finishing off fleeing enemies.

Relentless Force does full damage to anyone caught in the shockwave. Use it on minions in lane to hit enemies hiding behind them.

Cease and Desist is a powerful initiation tool, just remember not to get too far ahead of the rest of your team.

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.

Vi vs Tristana Counter Stats

Vi Image
Win Rate
51.7 %
VS
Win Rate
48.3 %
Tristana Image
7
< Kills >
7.9
6.4
< Deaths >
6.5
7.5
< Assists >
5.9
1.59
< Killing Sprees >
1.8
39
< Minions Killed >
154
1.51
< Dragons Killed >
0.27
0.44
< Inhibitors >
0.56
14,797
< Physical Damage >
13,760
143
< Magic Damage >
1,975
961
< True Damage >
1,842
15,902
< Damage Dealt >
17,578
24,311
< Damage Taken >
19,225
11,450
< Gold Earned >
12,453
1.6
< Towers >
2.8
0.26
< Baron Takedowns >
0.07
6,646
< Total Healing >
2,656
13,161
< Experience >
12,536
21
< Vision Score >
18
6
< Wards Placed >
8
247
< Time Dealing CC >
50

How to Counter Tristana with Vi in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page show several valuable Vi vs. Tristana matchup statistics that can help us grasp the distinctions between these two champs. As an example, Vi’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Tristana’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Vi may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Tristana..

Vi usually has a similar longest killing spree as her opponent does. On average, she receives more damage than Tristana. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also hint that the champion with higher HP has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Vi and Tristana

Damage Types Compared

Vi
Tristana
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Vi
Tristana

Who is Better, Vi or Tristana?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Vi usually wins when playing against Tristana, with a 51.7% win rate. Thus, Vi makes a good counter for Tristana.

While Vi does have a higher win rate than Tristana, when they face off with one another, Vi also has a greater learning curve that makes her a more complex character to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Vi into Tristana.

Furthermore, Vi also has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Tristana. This 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 for every situation in League of Legends, in Vi vs Tristana matchups, Vi is the better champ with a higher win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during team fights.

Vi is a decent counter to Tristana. Make sure you focus your actions on increasing your CS and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Vi against Tristana.

Additional Information for Vi Players

How We Calculated Our Vi vs Tristana Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Tristana as Vi, we analyzed 2,646 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 Vi 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 Vi in order to counter Tristana during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions displayed above, you should grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Vi most often gets a lot less CS compared to Tristana. Champions who typically don't acquire much CS usualy don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The most important items to use in your Vi versus Tristana build include Eclipse, Death's Dance, and The Collector. When Vi bought at least these three items in her build, she performed much better countering Tristana than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Vi boasted an average win rate of 51.7% when playing against Tristana with this build.

To have the highest likelihood of defeating Tristana as Vi, Vi players should use the Hail of Blades, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Triumph, and Legend: Alacrity runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Of all the runes we have analyed for Vi vs Tristana counter picks, this combo of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 51.7% win rate overall.

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