Click to open network menu
Join or Log In
Mobafire logo

Join the leading League of Legends community. Create and share Champion Guides and Builds.

Create an MFN Account






Or

Bard Build Guide for League of Legends

Champion guides for the League of Legends champion Bard. Find the best Bard build guides for S11 Patch 11.18. Our authors will teach you which items to build, runes to select, tips and tricks for how to how to play Bard, and of course, win the game! MOBAFire shows the top rated guides per patch, but can also be sorted by other criteria such as all-time score, author rank, or newest guides. You can also find other League of Legends Champion Guides.

BardThe Wandering Caretaker

97% sup More Details
Win
Rate
52%
Ban
Rate
0%
Pick
Rate
4%
Season 11 Guides // Patch 11.18 & Patch 11.17
10
2022
Votes
52
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide

Lathyrus' [11.18] EUW Challenger Guide: How To Carry In Solo

Guide by Mr buckets updated September 9, 2021
  • In-depth
9
24
Votes
3
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide

[Season 11] Bard Jungle Guide

Guide by SuperChicken144 updated September 2, 2021
  • Off-Meta
7.8
7
Votes
1
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide

SigtheOutcast's Guide to Being The Real Carry

Guide by SigtheOutcast updated September 7, 2021
  • In-depth
7.7
9
Votes
2
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide

[11.18] SAGA MODE's Bard Guide

Guide by SAGA MODE updated September 15, 2021
Season 11 Builds // Patch 11.18 & Patch 11.17
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide

Our Lord Bard Jungle (Bungle)

Build by ItzPorkchop updated August 31, 2021
  • Off-Meta
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide

Top Bard Build

Build by Dorpi updated August 29, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide

Bard

Build by Rosewhip92 updated September 15, 2021
New Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide

Most broken bard build

Build by Guest updated September 12, 2021
  • Off-Meta
New Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide

Burst Bard

Build by Devifiu updated September 16, 2021
Season 11 Guides // Other Patches
10
120
Votes
18
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide

A Good bArDC [Quick & Dirty Bard ADC]

Guide by DutchWolf114 updated March 17, 2021
  • In-depth
9.8
30
Votes
1
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide

The Worst Bard Builds Known to Man

Guide by Mythikas updated August 15, 2021
  • Off-Meta
9.8
79
Votes
5
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide

[11.12] Angry's *MOST DMG* Offensive Bard [TOP/MID/ADC/SUP]

Guide by AngryAngrier updated June 9, 2021
  • In-depth
  • Off-Meta
9.8
102
Votes
12
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide

McZeddy's Challenger AP Bard Support (WIP)

Guide by McZeddy updated February 25, 2021
  • In-depth
  • Off-Meta
9.5
192
Votes
15
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide

11.9 THE ONLY AP-SUPPORT BARD GUIDE YOU WILL EVER NEED

Guide by NewTeff updated May 1, 2021
  • In-depth
9.2
105
Votes
12
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide

How to BARD S11 by an OTP (+ 1M points)

Guide by IGaRRaS updated June 27, 2021
  • In-depth
9.2
37
Votes
3
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide

[11.7] Hail of Bards

Guide by Nethelin updated April 8, 2021
  • In-depth
8.6
49
Votes
7
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide

[11.9] Quick Bardino SUPPORT Guide

Guide by PalestinianLuck updated May 1, 2021
8.3
10
Votes
1
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide

Carry ur **** adc bard

Guide by Bettertoplaneggez updated June 29, 2021
8.2
10
Votes
1
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide

Bardo mid guide

Guide by FuriousLex updated March 18, 2021
  • Off-Meta
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide
LoL Champion Bard Build Guide

[11.6] AH + AS Omnistone Bard Build Guide

Guide by DavideLl98 updated March 25, 2021
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 26 45
Create a Bard Build Guide Create a Bard Build Guide
Craft your own guide
Get Started

Bard Build & Runes

If you're looking for the best rune build for Bard we've got you covered. Below you can find the best items and runes to build for Bard, as determined by LeagueSpy's calculations of thousands of Plat+ League of Legends games. If you are already familiar with how to play Bard this is a great resource to quickly get a good rune selection for Patch 11.18. However, if you are a new Bard player we highly recommend reading through some of the guides above to learn why this build is strong on Bard!

Patch 11.18: 395866 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Bard's Top Items

Bard's Runes

Bard's Best Runes 50%

Win Rate 1795 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
Resolve
LoL Path: Resolve
LoL Rune: Guardian
Guardian
LoL Rune: Font of Life
Font of Life
LoL Rune: Bone Plating
Bone Plating
LoL Rune: Unflinching
Unflinching

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Relentless Hunter
Relentless Hunter
LoL Rune: Zombie Ward
Zombie Ward

Second Best

Bard's 2nd Best Runes 64%

Win Rate 76 Games

Resolve
LoL Path: Resolve
LoL Rune: Guardian
Guardian
LoL Rune: Font of Life
Font of Life
LoL Rune: Bone Plating
Bone Plating
LoL Rune: Revitalize
Revitalize

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Relentless Hunter
Relentless Hunter
LoL Rune: Zombie Ward
Zombie Ward

Third Best

Bard's 3rd Best Runes 63%

Win Rate 57 Games

Resolve
LoL Path: Resolve
LoL Rune: Guardian
Guardian
LoL Rune: Font of Life
Font of Life
LoL Rune: Bone Plating
Bone Plating
LoL Rune: Unflinching
Unflinching

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Relentless Hunter
Relentless Hunter
LoL Rune: Zombie Ward
Zombie Ward
More Bard Runes

Bard's Summoner Spells

Bard's Best Summoner Spells 51%

Win Rate 17011 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Bard's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 52%

Win Rate 5524 Games

Exhaust Flash

Third Best

Bard's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 45%

Win Rate 196 Games

Flash Heal

Bard's Starters

Bard's Best Starter Items 50%

Win Rate 13480 Games

  • 1
  • 2

Trinket

Bard's Best Trinket 51%

Win Rate 21974 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Bard's 2nd Best Trinket 41%

Win Rate 777 Games

Stealth Ward

Third Best

Bard's 3rd Best Trinket 42%

Win Rate 83 Games

Farsight Alteration
Don’t forget
to Buy Wards

Top Bard Players

Get match statisctics & builds Top Bard Players are using on LeagueSpy!

Bard Counters

Learn Bard's counters and discover matchups where they have an advantage! When you're starting a game of League of Legends you should always keep in mind if you'll be at an advantage or disadvantage against your opponent, so you can know whether to bully them or play safe. You can find detailed breakdowns of each matchup on CounterStats, and you can also check out some Bard guides to see how to build and play against other champions you may find yourself up against!


This counter data is for Bard Support in Plat+ games. The percent shown is the enemy champion's counter rating against Bard. Counter rating is our own statistic that factors in counter kills, overall kills, early lead ratio, comeback ratio, and win percent to give the whole picture of that champion's effectiveness as a counter pick.

League of Legends Champions:

Teamfight Tactics Guide