How to Win Draven vs Zac Counter Matchup Draven is in the s tier of champions

Draven vs Zac

How to Beat Zac as Draven in LoL Zac is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Zac as Draven

based on 3,039 Draven vs Zac matchups
Win Rate
48.3 %
K/D/A
2.03
Pick Rate
3.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked League matches each and every week. Within our database, Draven faced Zac in 3039 rounds. Having so many games with Draven vs Zac gives us a lot of confidence in our capability to provide actionable stats and a recommended build to smash Zac. This champ matchup is fairly rare. Draven has to counter Zac in only 3.1% of his matches.

Draven vs Zac Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Draven has done a dismal job of beating Zac. Normally, he wins a lowly 48.3% of the time the champs face one another in. In Draven against Zac rounds, Draven’s team is 0.1% more likely to earn first blood. This implies that he probably will get first blood against Zac.

Best Draven vs Zac Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
SheenSerrated Dirk

Core Draven Items

~22 Mins
EclipseInfinity EdgeRapid Firecannon

Optional Items

The CollectorBloodthirsterLord Dominik's RegardsEssence Reaver

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: AlacrityCoup de Grace
Sorcery Absolute FocusGathering Storm
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Draven's passive ability p
Draven q ability q
Draven w ability w
Draven e ability e
Draven's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
W
3
Q
4
E
5
Q
6
R
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Q
8
W
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Q
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W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Zac as Draven

Tips for Playing as Draven against Zac

If Draven doesn't move, Spinning Axe will fall near his present location. It will fall directly on him, or just to the right or left.

If Draven does move after attacking, Spinning Axe will lead him in the direction of his movement. Use this to control where the Spinning Axe will go.

Advice to Win Against Zac

Kill all of Zac's bloblets when he splits apart to stop him from reforming.

Silences, stuns, roots and knockups will all interrupt Zac when he is charging Elastic Slingshot.

Zac heals from the goo that separates from him. You can crush the goo pieces by stepping on them.

Draven vs Zac Counter Stats

Draven Image
Win Rate
48.3 %
VS
Win Rate
51.7 %
Zac Image
7.7
< Kills >
5.2
6.7
< Deaths >
4.6
5.9
< Assists >
11
1.79
< Killing Sprees >
1.15
171
< Minions Killed >
47
0.27
< Dragons Killed >
1.16
0.52
< Inhibitors >
0.41
22,185
< Physical Damage >
1,125
204
< Magic Damage >
13,942
1,333
< True Damage >
1,289
23,723
< Damage Dealt >
16,356
21,655
< Damage Taken >
35,095
13,421
< Gold Earned >
10,675
2.4
< Towers >
1.43
0.07
< Baron Takedowns >
0.31
2,909
< Total Healing >
34,188
11,993
< Experience >
12,728
16
< Vision Score >
20
7
< Wards Placed >
6
82
< Time Dealing CC >
466

How to Counter Zac with Draven in LoL

The stats provided here clarify several important Draven vs. Zac counter statistics that can help you distinguish the differences between the two. Draven’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Zac’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Draven may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Zac. This observation is largely caused by the differences in deaths.

Draven usually has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his enemy does. Commonly, he takes less damage than Zac. This commonly reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Draven and Zac

Damage Types Compared

Draven
Zac
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Draven
Zac

Who is Better, Draven or Zac?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Draven usually loses when trying to fight Zac, with a 48.3% win rate. Therefore, Draven makes a bad counter to Zac.

While Draven does have a lower winrate compared to Zac, when on opposite teams, Draven also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more time consuming champ to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Draven into Zacas his relative depth means that you may not be able to reach his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Draven also has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Zac. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Draven vs Zac matchups, Zac is the better champ with a lower win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during team fights.

Draven is a somewhat poor counter for Zac. Focus your tactics on increasing your CS and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Draven against Zac.

Additional Information for Draven Players

How We Calculated Our Draven vs Zac Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Zac as Draven, we analyzed 3,039 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 Zac as Draven 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 learn all of the intricacies of Draven to counter Zac during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and stats shown here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Draven on average picks up much more CS as Zac. Champions who typically don't take many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The top items to have in your Draven versus Zac build include Eclipse, Infinity Edge, and Rapid Firecannon. When Draven combined at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better vs. Zac than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Draven boasted an average winrate of 48.3% when countering Zac with this build.

To have the greatest likelihood of vanquishing Zac as Draven, you should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the runes that we analyzed for Draven vs Zac counterpicks, this combination of runes resulted in the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 48.3% winrate overall.

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