Using Pulverize can allow you to establish better positioning for Headbutt.
Move Speed is very important on Alistar. Consider which boots to buy carefully.
Using Flash can allow you catch your target off guard to knock them back into your allies with Pulverize and Headbutt.
Moving around between attacks while jungling will help you avoid damage and also generate more heals from Wolf's Frenzy.
Pick which Hunts you want to pursue carefully; getting many of them is the key to success as the game goes on.
Don't go in first to a large team fight. Wait for your teammates to initiate.
The Alistar Kindred synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Kindred, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.
Overall, Alistar sees a large worsening in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Kindred. His KDA fell from NaN to NaN. This drop shows that Kindred helps Alistar perform not as well in competitive League of Legends games. Yet, the small difference demonstrates that this performance change is not very impactful.
When Alistar plays on the same team as Kindred, he gets a little decrease in his complete damage output. This difference could demonstrate that Kindred does not help protection for him to deal more damage or that their support also helps extend the game's duration. Similarly, when Alistar is played together with Kindred on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees than when he plays alone. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing with Kindred.
Additionally, when Alistar plays with Kindred on the same side, he typically receives a little less damage than when he plays alone. Receiving not as much damage could indicate that Kindred does a decent job of covering Alistar during teamfights.
There is no one best synergy for Alistar that will 100% of the time be his top teammate. However, Kindred is a superb ally for Alistar. By locking into the same side as Alistar, they improves their win rate by 5.6% to 53.7%. This clearly indicates that there is a very strong bond between Alistar and Kindred that results in them performing better together than alone.
Kindred has a much lower diffuclty than Alistar. That means Alistar players don't need to be very careful when finding Kindred allies to fight alongside, as they will require a much lower level of skill to be able to play well with you.
Playing together, you will likely observe an overall large increase in your team’s capability to dish out massive AD. Together, these two can provide a great amount of sustained physical damage.
Conversely, by bringing Alistar and Kindred together, you probably will not be granting your other allies enough AP. Make sure to include other champs on your team that helps cover this relative gap in their abilities.
Regardless of your Kindred ally's ability, you need to focus on maximizing your gold income, warding to avoid ambushes, and clearing objectives. If you follow these simple suggestions, you should do well anyway.
To learn all of the intricacies of Alistar in order to pair well with Kindred during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends matches, you should keep reading to learn additional tips and tricks for this champion pairing. If you listen to the build and suggestions displayed here, you should increase your win rate significantly.
The most important items to have in your Alistar and Kindred synergy build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Thornmail, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Alistar incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better as an ally of Kindred than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Alistar had an average winrate of 53.7% when synergizing his build and playstyle to Kindred with this build.
To have the highest chance of annihilating your oponents, you should use the Aftershock, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Hextech Flashtraption, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune builds players used for this champion pairing, this combination of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 53.7% winrate overall.
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