How to Win Jayce vs Ziggs Counter Matchup Jayce is in the b tier of champions

Jayce vs Ziggs

How to Beat Ziggs as Jayce in LoL Ziggs is in the b tier of champions
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Mage

How to Beat Ziggs as Jayce

based on 281 Jayce vs Ziggs matchups
Win Rate
43.1 %
K/D/A
1.94
Pick Rate
1.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of recently ranked League matches each week. Within our dataset, Jayce did battle with Ziggs in 281 matches. Having so many games with Jayce versus Ziggs provides us faith in our capacity to prepare actionable statistics and a recommended build to shatter Ziggs. This champ matchup is relatively rare. Jayce encounters Ziggs in only 1.4% of his games.

Jayce vs Ziggs Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Jayce does a terrible job of beating Ziggs. On average, he wins a lowly 43.1% of games the champions face off with each other in. In Jayce versus Ziggs games, Jayce’s team is 0.0% more likely to get first blood. This implies that he most likely will get first blood against Ziggs.

Best Jayce vs Ziggs Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordSerrated Dirk

Core Jayce Items

~22 Mins
EclipseMuramanaSerylda's Grudge

Optional Items

Youmuu's Ghostblade

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Sorcery Phase Rush Manaflow BandAbsolute FocusGathering Storm
Inspiration Magical FootwearBiscuit Delivery
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Jayce's passive ability p
Jayce q ability q
Jayce w ability w
Jayce e ability e
Jayce's ultimate ability r
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Q
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E
3
W
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Q
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Q
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W
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Q
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Guide to Countering Ziggs as Jayce

Tips for Playing as Jayce against Ziggs

Be sure to switch stances often. It will enhance your attacks and grant you quick bursts of speed.

If you find yourself taking lots of damage, try using Jayce's Hammer Stance, as it grants you additional defenses.

For increased range and damage, try casting Shock Blast through the Acceleration Gate.

Advice to Win Against Ziggs

Ziggs' ultimate, Mega Inferno Bomb, deals more damage in the center of the explosion.

Don't step on Ziggs' mines! They'll slow you and make it much easier for him to hit you with his other abiltiies.

Many of Ziggs' abilities have long cooldowns. Try catching him just after he's used his abilities.

Jayce vs Ziggs Counter Stats

Jayce Image
Win Rate
43.1 %
VS
Win Rate
56.9 %
Ziggs Image
6.1
< Kills >
4.8
6.2
< Deaths >
4.9
5.9
< Assists >
7.6
1.36
< Killing Sprees >
1.09
174
< Minions Killed >
169
0.07
< Dragons Killed >
0.1
0.44
< Inhibitors >
0.7
18,495
< Physical Damage >
818
3,678
< Magic Damage >
22,416
1,069
< True Damage >
429
23,243
< Damage Dealt >
23,663
21,825
< Damage Taken >
16,958
12,048
< Gold Earned >
11,314
2.3
< Towers >
3.22
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
1,541
< Total Healing >
1,686
14,333
< Experience >
13,219
20
< Vision Score >
21
9
< Wards Placed >
10
139
< Time Dealing CC >
244

How to Counter Ziggs with Jayce in LoL

The stats shown on this page show several critical Jayce vs. Ziggs counter statistics that can help us appreciate the distinctions between the pair. Jayce’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Ziggs’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Jayce may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Ziggs..

Jayce often has a similar longest killing spree as his counter does. Typically, he takes more damage than Ziggs. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also indicate that the champ with higher HP has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Jayce and Ziggs

Damage Types Compared

Jayce
Ziggs
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Jayce
Ziggs

Who is Better, Jayce or Ziggs?

Both League champs are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Jayce usually loses when trying to fight Ziggs, with a 43.1% win rate. Therefore, Jayce makes a bad counter to Ziggs.

While Jayce does have a much lower winrate compared to Ziggs, when they face off with one another, Jayce also has a much greater difficulty level that makes him a more difficult champ to pick up and master. You should be very concerned when picking Jayce into Ziggsas his relative depth means that you may not be able to reach his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Jayce also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Ziggs. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Jayce vs Ziggs matchups, Ziggs is the better champion with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.

Jayce is a garbage counter to Ziggs. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on increasing your CS and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Jayce against Ziggs.

Additional Information for Jayce Players

How We Calculated Our Jayce vs Ziggs Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Ziggs as Jayce, we analyzed 281 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 Ziggs as Jayce 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

To learn all of the intricacies of Jayce in order to counter Ziggs during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions displayed here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Jayce on average picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Ziggs. Champs who on average don't earn many minion kills 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, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require many items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The ideal items to have in your Jayce versus Ziggs build consist of Eclipse, Muramana, and Serylda's Grudge. When Jayce used at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better versus Ziggs than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Jayce had an average winrate of 43.1% when playing against Ziggs with this build.

To have the greatest chance of annihilating Ziggs as Jayce, Jayce players should use the Phase Rush, Manaflow Band, Absolute Focus, Gathering Storm, Magical Footwear, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Sorcery and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players picked for Jayce vs Ziggs counterpicks, this combination of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 43.1% win rate overall.

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