How to Win Ivern vs Zyra Counter Matchup Ivern is in the a tier of champions

Ivern vs Zyra

How to Beat Zyra as Ivern in LoL Zyra is in the a tier of champions
Support Mage
Mage Support

How to Beat Zyra as Ivern

based on 448 Ivern vs Zyra matchups
Win Rate
44.6 %
K/D/A
3.1
Pick Rate
3.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked League matches that we review each week. Our guide on how to beat Zyra as Ivern came out of an examination of 448 ranked rounds where both champs clashed against one another. This particular champ matchup is relatively rare. Ivern encounters Zyra in only 3.8% of his games.

Ivern vs Zyra Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Ivern has done a awful job of beating Zyra. Normally, he wins a lowly 44.6% of matches the champions oppose one another in. In Ivern versus Zyra games, Ivern’s side is 0.1% more likely to gain first blood. This indicates that he most likely will get first blood versus Zyra.

Best Ivern vs Zyra Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Dark SealIonian Boots of Lucidity

Core Ivern Items

~22 Mins
Moonstone RenewerRedemptionArdent Censer

Optional Items

Chemtech Putrifier

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Sorcery Summon Aery Nimbus CloakTranscendenceWaterwalking
Inspiration Future's MarketCosmic Insight
CDRScaling Adaptive Armor
Ivern's passive ability p
Ivern q ability q
Ivern w ability w
Ivern e ability e
Ivern's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
E
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
Q
9
E
10
Q
11
R
12
Q
13
Q
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Zyra as Ivern

Tips for Playing as Ivern against Zyra

Try to help allies follow up a good Rootcaller hit with Triggerseed!

Use Brushmaker to set up future ambush spots!

Daisy can block skillshots and slow down enemies. Use her to peel for your teammates!

Advice to Win Against Zyra

Moving the fight to a different area will deprive Zyra of accumulated seeds.

Moving closer to Zyra can be a smart move if she places plants too far away from herself.

Plants take fixed damage from attacks and effects, similar to wards. They also expire quickly on their own.

Seeds placed by Zyra's W are larger, a different color, and grant a small amount of vision to her team.

Zyra's seeds can be destroyed by stepping on them. If she tries to grow them as you do, dodge back at the last moment.

Ivern vs Zyra Counter Stats

Ivern Image
Win Rate
44.6 %
VS
Win Rate
55.4 %
Zyra Image
2.6
< Kills >
3.6
4.9
< Deaths >
6
12.6
< Assists >
10.5
0.56
< Killing Sprees >
0.79
27
< Minions Killed >
51
0.89
< Dragons Killed >
0.1
0.47
< Inhibitors >
0.54
2,804
< Physical Damage >
894
5,851
< Magic Damage >
18,386
852
< True Damage >
884
9,508
< Damage Dealt >
20,166
17,369
< Damage Taken >
15,430
9,465
< Gold Earned >
9,481
1.77
< Towers >
1.8
0.25
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
5,118
< Total Healing >
1,508
12,547
< Experience >
11,195
24
< Vision Score >
54
7
< Wards Placed >
25
269
< Time Dealing CC >
253

How to Counter Zyra with Ivern in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here underscore several influential Ivern against Zyra matchup stats that may help us understand the differences between this pair of champs. As an example, Ivern’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Zyra’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Ivern may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Zyra..

Ivern often has a similar longest killing spree as his counter does. Typically, he takes a similar amount of damage to Zyra. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Ivern and Zyra

Damage Types Compared

Ivern
Zyra
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Ivern
Zyra

Who is Better, Ivern or Zyra?

Both League champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Ivern usually loses when facing off against Zyra, with a 44.6% win rate. As a result, Ivern makes a poor counter to Zyra.

While Ivern does have a much lower win rate than Zyra, when on opposite teams, Ivern also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more complex character to pick up and master. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Ivern into Zyraas his relative depth means you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Ivern also has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Zyra. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Ivern vs Zyra matchups, Zyra is the better champion with a much lower win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.

Ivern is a bad counter to Zyra. Make sure you focus your gameplay on maximizing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Ivern against Zyra.

Additional Information for Ivern Players

How We Calculated Our Ivern vs Zyra Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Zyra as Ivern, we analyzed 448 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 Zyra as Ivern 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 Ivern in order to counter Zyra during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips displayed above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Ivern on average racks up less CS as Zyra. Champs who on average don't acquire much CS often don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values displayed here to do well.

The ideal items to prioritize in your Ivern versus Zyra build include Moonstone Renewer, Redemption, and Ardent Censer. When Ivern included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better countering Zyra than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Ivern boasted an average win rate of 44.6% battling Zyra with this counter build.

To have the highest likelihood of annihilating Zyra as Ivern, Ivern players should equip the Summon Aery, Nimbus Cloak, Transcendence, Waterwalking, Future's Market, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Sorcery and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players chose for Ivern vs Zyra LoL games, this sequence of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 44.6% winrate overall.

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