How to Win Blitzcrank vs Zeri Counter Matchup Blitzcrank is in the a tier of champions

Blitzcrank vs Zeri

How to Beat Zeri as Blitzcrank in LoL Zeri is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Zeri as Blitzcrank

based on 2,574 Blitzcrank vs Zeri matchups
Win Rate
52.9 %
K/D/A
2.67
Pick Rate
3.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of ranked League of Legends matches every week. In our database, Blitzcrank engaged Zeri 2574 times. With so many games with Blitzcrank vs Zeri gives us a lot of confidence in our ability to prepare informative stats and a pro build to shatter your enemy. This counter matchup is fairly rare. Blitzcrank has to counter Zeri in only 3.5% of his rounds.

Blitzcrank vs Zeri Matchup Summary

Blitzcrank has done a good job of countering Zeri. Typically, he wins a terrific 52.9% of the time the champions fight one another in. In Blitzcrank vs Zeri games, Blitzcrank’s side is 0.3% more likely to earn first blood, implying that he probably will get first blood against Zeri.

Best Blitzcrank vs Zeri Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionRelic Shield

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsKindlegem

Core Blitzcrank Items

~22 Mins
Locket of the Iron SolariKnight's VowBulwark of the Mountain

Optional Items

Zeke's ConvergenceThornmailFrozen HeartPauldrons of Whiterock

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Blitzcrank to level up q
>
Second ability for Blitzcrank to level up e
>
Last skill for Blitzcrank to max out w

Runes

Resolve Aftershock DemolishConditioningOvergrowth
Inspiration Biscuit DeliveryCosmic Insight
CDRScaling MagicRes Armor
Blitzcrank's passive ability p
Blitzcrank q ability q
Blitzcrank w ability w
Blitzcrank e ability e
Blitzcrank's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
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R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Zeri as Blitzcrank

Tips for Playing as Blitzcrank against Zeri

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.

Blitzcrank vs Zeri Counter Stats

Blitzcrank Image
Win Rate
52.9 %
VS
Win Rate
47.1 %
Zeri Image
2.1
< Kills >
6.6
5.8
< Deaths >
6
13.4
< Assists >
7.3
0.38
< Killing Sprees >
1.52
33
< Minions Killed >
170
0.05
< Dragons Killed >
0.18
0.44
< Inhibitors >
0.47
2,471
< Physical Damage >
9,764
5,722
< Magic Damage >
11,141
826
< True Damage >
1,026
9,020
< Damage Dealt >
21,932
21,155
< Damage Taken >
19,558
7,911
< Gold Earned >
12,072
1.44
< Towers >
2.11
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
1,754
< Total Healing >
2,190
10,334
< Experience >
12,604
48
< Vision Score >
19
22
< Wards Placed >
8
223
< Time Dealing CC >
124

How to Counter Zeri with Blitzcrank in LoL

The stats shown on this page feature several important Blitzcrank versus Zeri counter stats that can help us figure out the differences between the two. As an example, Blitzcrank’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Zeri’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Blitzcrank may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Zeri. This observation is largely caused by the differences in assists.

Blitzcrank typically has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his counter does. Typically, he receives a similar amount of damage to Zeri. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also hint that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Blitzcrank and Zeri

Damage Types Compared

Blitzcrank
Zeri
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Blitzcrank
Zeri

Who is Better, Blitzcrank or Zeri?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Blitzcrank usually wins when facing off against Zeri, with a 52.9% win rate. Therefore, Blitzcrank makes a good counter to Zeri.

While Blitzcrank does have a higher winrate compared to Zeri, when on opposite teams, Blitzcrank also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less challenging champ to pick up and master. You should be be fine when picking Blitzcrank into Zeri.

Additionally, Blitzcrank also has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Zeri. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Blitzcrank vs Zeri matchups, Blitzcrank is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.

Blitzcrank is a good counter for Zeri. You will do well by focussing your play on maximizing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Blitzcrank against Zeri.

Additional Information for Blitzcrank Players

How We Calculated Our Blitzcrank vs Zeri Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Zeri as Blitzcrank, we analyzed 2,574 matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Zeri as Blitzcrank comes from real data and is not the fabrication of some random LoL player, as some other sites provide. You can use the filters at the top of the page to view the most relevant stats and items to your rank.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to truly master Blitzcrank in order to counter Zeri during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions shown here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Blitzcrank typically gets a lot less CS relative to Zeri. Champions who on average don't get much CS usualy don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values displayed here to do well.

The best items to prioritize in your Blitzcrank versus Zeri build consist of Locket of the Iron Solari, Knight's Vow, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Blitzcrank included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better vs Zeri than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Blitzcrank had an average winrate of 52.9% battling Zeri with this counter build.

To have the best likelihood of vanquishing Zeri as Blitzcrank, Blitzcrank players should equip the Aftershock, Demolish, Conditioning, Overgrowth, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune sets that we analyzed for Blitzcrank vs Zeri counter picks, this set of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 52.9% winrate overall.

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