Don't forget that enemies can also use your Magical Journey doorways, and that your ultimate can also hit your allies!
Let your Caretaker's Shrines charge up - they heal for a lot more when at full power.
It's important to collect chimes to improve your meep's attacks, but don't neglect your lane partner! Try to make a big entrance by bringing an ally into the lane with you with Magical Journey.
Fizz's spells scale off Ability Power - consider getting items like Zhonya's Hourglass or Banshee's Veil against teams that have high burst threat - and items like Lich Bane or Rabadon's Deathcap if you think you can survive without the Health.
Since Fizz can move through units, find opportunities in lane to walk through minions and apply Seastone Trident's passive - following it up with the ability's active attack after a few seconds.
Fizz's ultimate ability, Chum the Waters, can be aimed at an enemy or towards the area where you think they'll be going.
The Bard Fizz synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Fizz, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.
Overall, Bard sees a very large drop in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Fizz. His KDA worsened from NaN to NaN. This worsening shows that Fizz helps Bard perform not as well in competitive League of Legends games. Yet, the small difference proves that this performance change is not very impactful.
When Bard tries to synergize with Fizz, he sees a little drop in his total damage output. This could signal that Fizz does not provide cover for him to deal more damage or that his support also helps extend the match's duration. Similarly, when Bard is played alongside Fizz on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees than when he plays without Fizz. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing with Fizz.
Moreover, when Bard plays with Fizz on the same team, he usually receives a little less damage than when he plays alone. Getting dealt not as much damage could mean that Fizz does a decent job of protecting Bard during team fights.
There is no perfect companion for Bard that will always be his #1 teammate. Yet, overall, Fizz is a decent teammate for Bard. By playing on the same side as Bard, he raises their win rate by 2.2% to 52.0%. This clearly indicates that there is a somewhat important bond between Bard and Fizz that results in them performing stronger together than alone.
Fizz has a much lower diffuclty than Bard. That means you don't need to be cautious when lining up Fizz comrades to play with, as they will need a much lower level of skill to be able to play well with you.
Playing on the same side, Bard players will likely observe an overall large increase in your team’s capacity to to do a lot of AP damage. Combined, these two can blast through enemies with magic damage.
In contrast, by bringing Bard and Fizz together, you will not be granting your other teammates very much utility. Plan to have other champs on your team that nullifies this relative hole in this pairing's potential.
Regardless of your Fizz ally's skill level, you need to focus on maximizing your income, staying alive by avoiding foolish fights, and taking down objectives. If you heed this simple advice, you should do well anyway.
To truly master Bard to pair well with Fizz during both the laning and mid / late game phases of LoL matches, you should keep reading to gather additional tricks and insights into this champion pairing. If you pay attention to the build and tips shown here, you will increase your win rate significantly.
The top items to get in your Bard and Fizz synergy build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Frozen Heart, and Shard of True Ice. When Bard used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better when fighting alongside Fizz than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Bard had an average winrate of 52.0% when playing alongside Fizz with these items in his kit.
To have the best likelihood of coming out on top against your oponents, you should equip the Guardian, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Zombie Ward, and Relentless Hunter runes from the Resolve and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune sets players picked for Bard and Fizz pairings, this mixture of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 52.0% win rate overall.
By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to pair Fizz with Bard are given for every ranked division. If you want to narrow the stats and builds to a particular skill level, you can use the selection menu at the top of this page.