Tumble has many uses, but it cannot pass over walls.
Condemn can be used to both pin targets to walls to ensure a kill, or to escape a pursuer.
Don't go in first to a large teamfight. Wait for your teammates to initiate.
Demonic Ascension may make Swain very hard to kill but he's pretty easy to get away from. Try building items that can slow opponents to keep them in range if their mobility is overwhelming.
Vision of Empire is quite difficult to land on its own, look for skirmishes around the map where enemies may be distracted or crowd controlled so you can land it more easily.
If you're having trouble rooting an enemy with Nevermove, try throwing it at opponents when they are near their minions so the explosion surprises them.
While laning, try to use Death's Hand's piercing damage to damage opponents from a safe distance.
The Vayne Swain synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of her gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Swain, compared to her overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how her gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.
Overall, Vayne sees a large worsening in her KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Swain. His KDA fell from NaN to NaN. This worsening shows that Swain helps Vayne perform poorer in ranked League games. Yet, the small difference indicates that this performance change is not very impactful.
When Vayne tries to synergize with Swain, she gets a little decrease in her full damage output. This could signal that Swain does not support by providing cover for her to deal more damage or that his allyship also helps extend the game's duration. Similarly, when Vayne is played alongside Swain on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when she plays alone. This is contrasting evidence that she is worse when playing alongside Swain.
Moreover, when Vayne plays with Swain on the same team, she typically takes a little less damage than when she fights alone. Getting dealt not as much damage may mean that Swain does a decent job of covering Vayne in teamfights.
There is no perfect ally for Vayne that will always be her ideal synergy. Yet, Swain is a superb companion for Vayne. By being on the same team as Vayne, he raises their win rate by 3.3% to 52.9%. This demonstrates that there is an important bond between Vayne and Swain that results in them performing at the top of their game together than alone.
Swain has a lower difficulty than Vayne. That means you don't need to be cautious when finding Swain allies to play with, as they will require a lower level of skill to play well with you.
Fighting together, you should expect to witness an overall large increase in your team’s capacity to dish out massive AD. Together, these champions can provide a great amount of sustained physical damage.
In contrast, by bringing Vayne and Swain together, you probably will not be giving your other teammates enough protection for burst damage. We recommend you include other champs on your team that nullifies this hole in their abilities.
Regardless of the skill of your Swain ally, you need to focus on increasing your income, warding to avoid ambushes, and taking down objectives. If you heed this simple advice, you should do well, regardless.
To learn all of the intricacies of Vayne to pair well with Swain during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends games, you should continue reading to pick up additional tricks and insights into this champion pairing. If you pay attention to the build and tips presented above, you should increase your win rate by a lot.
The most crucial items to focus on in your Vayne and Swain synergy build consist of Immortal Shieldbow, Phantom Dancer, and Blade of The Ruined King. When Vayne combined at least these three great items in her build, she performed significantly better when paired up with Swain than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Vayne had an average win rate of 52.9% helping carry Swain with these items in her kit.
To have the highest probability of coming out on top against your oponents, you should equip the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Treasure Hunter, and Taste of Blood runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune sets players used for Vayne and Swain pairings, this composite of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 52.9% win rate overall.
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