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.
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.
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.
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.
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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