Fiddlesticks vs Zilean Counter Build

How to Win Fiddlesticks vs Zilean Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Zilean as Fiddlesticks in LoL

How to Beat Zilean as Fiddlesticks

6,035 Fiddlesticks vs Zilean Matchups Analyzed

Win Rate


First Blood


Best Fiddlesticks Items to Counter Zilean

The ideal items to focus on in your Fiddlesticks versus Zilean build consist of Rabadon's Deathcap, Hextech Rocketbelt, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Fiddlesticks incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better when facing Zilean than with most other typical builds.


5.5 | Fiddlesticks Zilean | 2.7


5.8 | Fiddlesticks Zilean | 5.3


8.4 | Fiddlesticks Zilean | 12.3

Best Fiddlesticks Runes to Counter Zilean

Predator Rune Predator
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight
Future's Market Rune Future's Market
To have the best probability of beating Zilean as Fiddlesticks, Fiddlesticks players should use the Predator, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Cosmic Insight, and Future's Market runes. Out of all the rune sets players picked for Fiddlesticks vs Zilean clashes, this combination of runes yielded the best win rate. We have also displayed the top Zilean runes to fend off Fiddlesticks in order to help you infer how he will likely be played against your champion.

Runes Zilean Will Likely Use to Counter Fiddlesticks

Summon Aery Rune Summon Aery
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter

Fiddlesticks vs Zilean Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here underscore some significant Fiddlesticks against Zilean matchup stats that can help us distinguish the distinctions between these two champs. As an example, Fiddlesticks’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.4 is not as good as Zilean’s ratio of 2.8, indicating that Fiddlesticks may be less central to his team's team fighting potential than Zilean.

Fiddlesticks often has a much larger longest kill spree than his foe does. Commonly, Fiddlesticks takes more damage than Zilean. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, but it can also imply that the champ with increased health has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when poked or engaged.

In Fiddlesticks vs Zilean matchups, Fiddlesticks often earns less CS than Zilean. Champs who on average don't earn a lot of minion kills usually do not have to have much CS to be useful. Instead, they are capable of scaling well off their skills and stats alone. However, champions with scores of minion kills, such as ADCs, usually have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to best the values displayed here to do well.

By default, Fiddlesticks vs Zilean tips, stats, and build guide are presented for all ranked divisions combined. If you would like to scope the stats and builds to a distinct skill level, you should use the selection menu located earlier in the guide.

Killing Spree

2.7 | Fiddlesticks Zilean | 1.2

Damage Dealt

17,597 | Fiddlesticks Zilean | 11,692

Damage Taken

27,704 | Fiddlesticks Zilean | 16,293

Gold Earned

10,446 | Fiddlesticks Zilean | 8,554

Minions Killed

36 | Fiddlesticks Zilean | 53


5.2 | Fiddlesticks Zilean | 5.5

Dragons Killed

2 | Fiddlesticks Zilean | 2

Barons Killed

0.4 | Fiddlesticks Zilean | 0.4


0.9 | Fiddlesticks Zilean | 1

Fiddlesticks vs Zilean Matchup Summary

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of ranked LoL matches each and every week. Within our data, Fiddlesticks faced Zilean 6,035 times. Having so many games with Fiddlesticks versus Zilean provides us confidence in our capability to produce enlightening statistics and a pro build to crush your opponent.

This particular champ pairing is somewhat uncommon. Fiddlesticks encounters Zilean in only 8.1% of his games. Unfortunitally, Fiddlesticks has done a below average job of beating Zilean. Normally, he wins a acceptable 49.0% of the time the champs fight one another in. In Fiddlesticks versus Zilean rounds, Fiddlesticks’s side is 1.0% more expected to obtain first blood, implying that he probably will get first blood against Zilean.

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 6,035 Fiddlesticks vs Zilean 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 Zilean as Fiddlesticks 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.