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Support Mage
Mage

How to Synergize Bard and Vladimir

based on 1,172 Bard with Vladimir pairs
Win Rate
54.7 %
K/D/A
3.06
Pick Rate
4 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

We pull the stats from from millions of League rounds straight from Riot Games each week. Bard has fought alongside Vladimir in 1172 recent, competitive matches. By pooling so much great data straight from the creators of League, we are confident that we can give you high-quality, usable builds to help Bard synergize with Vladimir. It is somewhat uncommon for Bard to play alongside Vladimir as allies. This has only taken place in about 4.0% of games with Bard.

Bard Vladimir Synergy Summary

Bard has done a great job of synergizing with Vladimir. On average, he wins a terrific 54.7% of the time the champs try and synergize their gameplay. If you want to win more matches as Bard when playing alongside Vladimir by figuring out how to better synergize your play style with him, then dig into the full build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Bard Vladimir Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpellthief's Edge

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsKindlegem

Core Bard Items

~22 Mins
Locket of the Iron SolariFrozen HeartShard of True Ice

Optional Items

Chemtech PutrifierDead Man's PlateRedemption

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Resolve Guardian Font of LifeBone PlatingUnflinching
Domination Zombie WardRelentless Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Bard's passive ability p
Bard q ability q
Bard w ability w
Bard e ability e
Bard'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 Bard and Vladimir

Tips for Playing as Bard with Vladimir

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.

Advice to Understand How Vladimir Will Play

Transfusion instantly deals damage to the enemy before healing Vladimir, making it one of the best last hitting tools in the game.

Cast Hemoplague where it will afflict the most units.

Sanguine Pool pops incoming missiles, so it can be used to dodge disables.

Bard Vladimir Synergy Stats

Bard Image
Win Rate
54.7 %
VS
Win Rate
45.3 %
Vladimir Image
2.6
< Kills >
2.7
5.3
< Deaths >
5.5
13.6
< Assists >
13.6
0.51
< Killing Sprees >
0.55
23
< Minions Killed >
26
0.05
< Dragons Killed >
0.05
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.47
2,262
< Physical Damage >
2,311
7,740
< Magic Damage >
8,123
847
< True Damage >
879
10,850
< Damage Dealt >
11,313
18,773
< Damage Taken >
19,490
8,266
< Gold Earned >
8,408
1.77
< Towers >
1.69
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
5,431
< Total Healing >
5,599
10,921
< Experience >
11,143
58
< Vision Score >
58
28
< Wards Placed >
28
243
< Time Dealing CC >
254

How to Play with Vladimir as Bard in LoL

The Bard Vladimir synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Vladimir, 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 large worsening in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Vladimir. His KDA went down from NaN to NaN. This decrease shows that Vladimir helps Bard perform not as well in competitive League of Legends matches. Yet, the small difference shows that this performance change is not very impactful.

When Bard plays on the same team as Vladimir, he sees a barely noticable drop in his complete damage dealt. This may indicate that Vladimir does not provide cover for him to dish out more damage or that his participation also helps extend the game's duration. Similarly, when Bard is played with Vladimir on the same team, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees than when he plays on his own. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing with Vladimir.

Additionally, when Bard plays with Vladimir on the same team, he typically takes a little less damage than when he plays alone. Getting dealt not as much damage could indicate that Vladimir does a decent job of protecting Bard in teamfights.

Synergies between Bard and Vladimir

Damage Types Compared

Bard with Vladimir
Bard
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Bard
Vladimir
Synergy

Is Bard better when played alongside Vladimir?

There is no perfect companion for Bard that will 100% of the time be his top ally. However, Vladimir is a fantastic teammate for Bard. By locking into the same team as Bard, he improves their win rate by 4.9% to 54.7%. This demonstrates that there is a very strong synergy between Bard and Vladimir that results in them performing at the top of their game together than alone.

Vladimir has a lower difficulty than Bard. That means Bard players don't need to be cautious when finding Vladimir allies to go into battle on the same side as, as they will have to have a relatively low level of skill to be able to work well with you.

Working cooperatively, Bard players should expect to witness an overall large increase in your team’s ability to deal magical damage. Combined, these champions are able to dish out a surprising amount of magic type damage.

Although, by grouping Bard and Vladimir together, you may not be granting your side very much anti-tank damage dealing potential. We recommend you include other champs on your team that fills this disparity in their capabilities.

Regardless of the ability of your Vladimir ally, you should focus on maximizing your gold income, outlasting your enemies, and taking down objectives. If you follow these simple suggestions, you will do well, regardless.

Additional Information for Bard Players

How We Calculated Our Bard Vladimir Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Bard and Vladimir, we analyzed 1,172 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 Bard with Vladimir 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 Bard in order to synergize with Vladimir during both the early game and mid / late game phases of LoL rounds, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this champion pairing. If you use the build and suggestions presented above, you will increase your win rate by a lot.

The best items to have in your Bard and Vladimir synergy build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Frozen Heart, and Shard of True Ice. When Bard combined at least these three great items in his build, he performed a lot better when paired up with Vladimir than with many other common builds. In fact, Bard had an average win rate of 54.7% when synergizing his build and playstyle to Vladimir with this build.

To have the greatest likelihood of coming out on top against your oponents, Bard players should use the Guardian, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Zombie Ward, and Relentless Hunter runes from the Resolve and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune builds we have analyed for this champion pairing, this composite of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 54.7% winrate overall.

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