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Kindred Build Guide by Ediblebacon
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Threats & Synergies
You can easily invade him and you can easily dodge his Q with your Q but be careful if he has teammates as he has excellent CC to prevent your kite.
As long as you avoid her E you should be able to kite her without issue.
her E can cause you problems but you can Q away to avoid the charm. If your low enough for her to execute with her ult make sure your ready to pop ult and deny her the kill.
He's very hard to 1v1 because you have nothing to interrupt his W, his Q and E can prevent you from using your Q to kite but aside from that his ganks are reliant on his ult and he doesn't deal much damage without it unless he's very far ahead.
Your % hp damage can kill him surprisingly fast but the displacement on his ult can really mess you up because it can knock your and your teammates out of your ult.
There's not much you can do to him as he can dash to keep up with you and he has incredibly high damage meaning he'll kill you quickly, avoid fights and farm.
You have no CC to stop his E+Q+AA combo but you can try to dodge it with your Q or try to live through it with your ult.
You can easily invade him but he can hold you in place with his Q or slow you with his E but without his team he's more of a nuisance than a threat.
He can keep up with you using his E+Q combo and his CC is enough to prevent you from kiting with Your Q.
Try to avoid him whenever possible as he can just leap to you with his Q and then stun you with his E leaving you unable to kite him your Legend:tenacity does help with this but he's still scary.
Rhaast form is less scary than Shadow Assassin but both forms can kill you and catch up with his Q and poke you from range his W just avoid fighting him and farm.
Worst match-up for Kindred,his burst is on such a low CD your ult won't be able to save you. Just avoid fighting him and focus on farming.
Skill based, The better Kindred will win.
You should be able to kite him as long as you can avoid his Q but be careful of his ult as it can knock you out of your ult and he can chase you over walls with his W combined with a ward.
Harass him as much as you can before level 6 because once he hits level 6 you can't kite him anymore and he'll just run at you, make sure to fight him with your team and to ult if he tries to focus you.
She will constantly trying to invade you early so make sure to ward as much as possible and to stay near your friendly laners. Remember to avoid her Q and W at all costs so she can't proc her passive.
His ult, Q and E allow him to keep up with your constant kiting and his W can be triggered by your Q giving him bonus AS and killing you quicker, just avoid fighting and farm.
Nunu & Willump
Make sure to time your ult with his so you can kill him while he's exposed and stuck in place so he'll either take the damage and try to get the full damage or he'll panic and try to flee. Also your true damage on your E can ignore his tanky items he will almost definitely be building.
As long as you avoid his Q you should be able to kite him and wait out the duration on his ult with yours.
As long as you keep out of his E range you should be able to kill him but be wary of his surprising speed with his Q.
Rek'sai is a strong early game jungler but you can out-duel her and out-gank her so fight her whenever you see her just try not to get knocked up by her W.
As long as you ult through his burst there's nothing he can do to you and you can kill him by kiting but just be cautious of his E as i can slow or root you.
You can easily kite her with her Q but be cautious of her E because it can stun you letting her team kill you, and her Q
Avoid walking into un-warded bushes because his W deals a lot of damage early. He will probably try to invade you so get your teammates to leash for you and ward nearby bushes.
You can kite her with your Q but she can use her W to damage you when you try to or she could ult you and get up close to kill you.
You can easily kite him with your Q but be cautious of his E as it can slow and stun you. He can also use his ult to drag you out of your ult.
Avoid the stun from his E and you should be able to kite him endlessly.
You can kite Vi easily but be careful of her ult as it will let her catch up with you also her Q can knock you out of your Ult.
Keep your distance from him as his Q can stop you from using your Q and then kill you with his E and he can also flip you out of your ult.
Arguably the easiest match-ups for kindred as you can just keep kiting him with your W+Q combo just be cautious of the scare effect from his E and his ult and even if he catches you just ult and you'll be fine to start kiting again.
He can quickly burst you down so try to avoid fighting but if you have to try to keep kiting him with your Q and ult when he does to effectively negate his ult's knock-up.
He will easily be able to catch up and stay on you and he can knock you out of your ult with his, just avoid fighting and farm.
You out-scale him late game just be cautious of his Q and Ult as they both can put you in unfavorable positions and his ult can knock you out of yours.