If you can proc Z-Drive Resonance on an enemy champion, it's worth taking risks to do so. The bonus Move Speed makes it easy to escape.
Phase Dive's dash is a great tool for setting up Ekko's other abilities. Use it to get double hits with Timewinder or get into position to detonate Parallel Convergence.
Chronobreak is a potent escape tool, but it can also be quite powerful when used offensively. Don't underestimate its damage potential.
Keep your distance to avoid being Flung back into Singed's allies.
Singed needs to run close to your team to be effective. Try to take advantage of this by using crowd control effects on him while attacking his allies.
Be careful when chasing Singed. He's very difficult to bring down, and can leave his Poison Trail to damage you in your pursuit.
The stats provided here show several critical Ekko against Singed counter statistics that may help us explain the differences and similarities between these two champions. As an example, Ekko’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Singed’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Ekko may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Singed. This observation is in large part caused by the difference in kills.
Ekko typically has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his opponent does. Typically, he takes a similar amount of damage to Singed. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also indicate that the champion with increased HP has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.
Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Ekko usually loses when playing against Singed, with a 48.7% win rate. Therefore, Ekko makes a bad counter for Singed.
While Ekko does have a lower winrate than Singed, when on opposite teams, Ekko also has a much greater learning curve that makes him a more challenging character to develop with. You should be careful when picking Ekko into Singedas his relative depth means you may not be able to reach his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.
Furthermore, Ekko has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Singed. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Ekko vs Singed matchups, Singed is the better champion with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.
Ekko is a somewhat poor counter to Singed. Make sure you focus your tactics on maximizing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Ekko against Singed.
To learn all of the intricacies of Ekko to counter Singed during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and stats shown here, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Ekko usually accumulates less CS relative to Singed. Champs who typically don't get much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers displayed here to do well.
The best items to prioritize in your Ekko versus Singed build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Lich Bane. When Ekko bought at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better vs. Singed than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Ekko boasted an average winrate of 48.7% when countering Singed with this build.
To have the best chance of crushing Singed as Ekko, Ekko players should equip the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the runes players picked for Ekko vs Singed face-offs, this mix of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 48.7% winrate overall.
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