The 1-2-3 combo of Rocket Grab, Power Fist, and Static Field can devastate an individual opponent.
Using Blitzcrank's grab to pull an enemy into your tower range followed by a Power Fist will allow the tower to get several hits on them.
Using Starlight's Touch at lower charges makes its healing less Mana efficient, but can greatly increase Taric's sustained damage via Bravado.
The cooldown reducing component of Bravado makes Cooldown Reduction items like Frozen Heart, Iceborn Gauntlet, and Spirit Visage exceptionally powerful on Taric.
Rather than saving Cosmic Radiance for the last moment and risking someone dying during the delay, it can be more beneficial to cast it as soon as you know a teamfight is guaranteed to start.
The Blitzcrank Taric synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Taric, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.
Overall, Blitzcrank sees a large worsening in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Taric. His KDA worsened from NaN to NaN. This decrease shows that Taric helps Blitzcrank perform not as well in competitive League rounds. Yet, the small difference demonstrates that this performance change is not very impactful.
When Blitzcrank is an ally to Taric, he gets a marginal improvement in his full damage output. This change could indicate that Taric provides protection for him to deal more damage or that his presence on the team also helps increase the game's duration. Similarly, when Blitzcrank is played with Taric on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when he plays alone. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing with Taric.
Additionally, when Blitzcrank plays with Taric on the same side, he on average receives a little less damage than when he fights alone. Getting dealt not as much damage may mean that Taric does a decent job of covering Blitzcrank during teamfights.
There is no universally accepted best companion for Blitzcrank that will always be his top teammate. However, overall, Taric is a superb teammate for Blitzcrank. By playing on the same team as Blitzcrank, he increases their win rate by 7.0% to 56.7%. This signals that there is a very real bond between Blitzcrank and Taric that results in them performing at the top of their game together than alone.
Taric has a lower difficulty than Blitzcrank. That means you don't need to be cautious when enlisting Taric allies to play with, as they will require a lower level of skill to be able to cooperate well with you.
Fighting on the same side, Blitzcrank players should expect to see an overall large increase in your team’s capability to tank a lot of damage. Combined, these champions will be able to tank for the rest of their team.
In contrast, by bringing Blitzcrank and Taric together, you may not be granting your side very much attack damage. Make sure to include other champions on your team that nullifies this relative disparity in this pairing's abilities.
Regardless of the ability of your Taric ally, you need to focus on increasing your income, warding to avoid ambushes, and taking down objectives. If you heed this simple advice, you will do well anyway.
To truly master Blitzcrank in order to work well with Taric during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends games, you should continue reading to gather some more tricks and insights into this champion pairing. If you pay attention to the build and stats presented above, you should grow your win rate significantly.
The most important finished items to prioritize in your Blitzcrank and Taric synergy build consist of Locket of the Iron Solari, Zeke's Convergence, and Frozen Heart. When Blitzcrank incorporated at least these three finished items in his build, he performed much better as an ally of Taric than with many other common item sets. In fact, Blitzcrank had an average win rate of 56.7% helping carry Taric with this build.
To have the greatest probability of defeating your oponents, Blitzcrank players should take the Glacial Augment, Hextech Flashtraption, Biscuit Delivery, Cosmic Insight, Bone Plating, and Unflinching runes from the Inspiration and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players used for this champion pairing, this blending of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 56.7% winrate overall.
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