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Alistar with Kindred

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Tank Support
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How to Synergize Alistar and Kindred

based on 722 Alistar with Kindred pairs
Win Rate
53.7 %
K/D/A
2.52
Pick Rate
3.1 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

Our servers pull the results of from millions of League matches directly from Riot Games each week. Alistar has been on the same team as Kindred in 722 recent, competitive games. By amassing so much complete data from the developers of LoL, we are totally sure that we can showcase robust, insightful builds to help Alistar play with Kindred. It is relatively rare for Alistar to play alongside Kindred on the same team. This has only occurred in approximately 3.1% of rounds with Alistar.

Alistar Kindred Synergy Summary

Alistar does a good job of playing alongside Kindred. Normally, he wins an epic 53.7% of rounds the champs try and work together in. If you want to play better as Alistar when playing alongside Kindred by figuring out how to better synergize your strategy with them, then dig into the complete build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Alistar Kindred Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionRelic Shield

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsRuby Crystal

Core Alistar Items

~22 Mins
Locket of the Iron SolariThornmailBulwark of the Mountain

Optional Items

Zeke's ConvergenceKnight's Vow

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Resolve Aftershock Font of LifeBone PlatingUnflinching
Inspiration Hextech FlashtraptionCosmic Insight
CDRScaling Armor HealthScaling
Alistar's passive ability p
Alistar q ability q
Alistar w ability w
Alistar e ability e
Alistar's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
11
R
12
W
13
W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Synergizing Alistar and Kindred

Tips for Playing as Alistar with Kindred

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.

Advice to Understand How Kindred Will Play

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.

Alistar Kindred Synergy Stats

Alistar Image
Win Rate
53.7 %
VS
Win Rate
46.3 %
Kindred Image
1.8
< Kills >
1.8
6
< Deaths >
6.3
13.3
< Assists >
13.3
0.31
< Killing Sprees >
0.31
35
< Minions Killed >
36
0.04
< Dragons Killed >
0.04
0.49
< Inhibitors >
0.46
1,193
< Physical Damage >
1,209
5,791
< Magic Damage >
6,003
805
< True Damage >
830
7,789
< Damage Dealt >
8,042
24,013
< Damage Taken >
25,017
7,649
< Gold Earned >
7,816
1.88
< Towers >
1.75
0
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
8,180
< Total Healing >
8,395
10,062
< Experience >
10,347
45
< Vision Score >
46
22
< Wards Placed >
22
159
< Time Dealing CC >
164

How to Play with Kindred as Alistar in LoL

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.

Synergies between Alistar and Kindred

Damage Types Compared

Alistar with Kindred
Alistar
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Alistar
Kindred
Synergy

Is Alistar better when played alongside Kindred?

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.

Additional Information for Alistar Players

How We Calculated Our Alistar Kindred Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Alistar and Kindred, we analyzed 722 ranked and recent League of Legends matches. We perform advanced data cleaning and statistical methods to guarantee that our team synergy stats are accurate and reliable. You can be confident that our recommended build to pair Alistar with Kindred comes from actual 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 your division's most relevant stats and build.

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Further Insights to Win with this Champion Pairing

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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