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

Jayce vs Zoe

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

based on 337 Jayce vs Zoe matchups
Win Rate
49.9 %
K/D/A
1.88
Pick Rate
1.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup statistics from the millions of recently rated League games that we analyze each and every week. This guide on how to beat Zoe as Jayce resulted from an analysis of 337 ranked rounds where both champions faced each other. This particular counter pairing is somewhat rare. Jayce fights Zoe in only 1.7% of his rounds.

Jayce vs Zoe Matchup Summary

Jayce has done a ok job of beating Zoe. On average, he wins a acceptable 49.9% of the time the champions clash against each other in. In Jayce versus Zoe games, Jayce’s team is 0.1% less expected to gain first blood, implying that he most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Zoe.

Best Jayce vs Zoe Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

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
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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 Zoe as Jayce

Tips for Playing as Jayce against Zoe

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 Zoe

Sleepy Trouble Bubble travels further over walls. Stop Zoe from hiding in fog of war to prevent her from setting the spell up.

Zoe's Paddle Star deals more damage the further it has flown.

Zoe must return to her starting point after casting Portal Jump, making her vulnerable to a counterattack.

Jayce vs Zoe Counter Stats

Jayce Image
Win Rate
49.9 %
VS
Win Rate
50.1 %
Zoe Image
6.1
< Kills >
6.1
6.4
< Deaths >
5.3
5.9
< Assists >
7.3
1.39
< Killing Sprees >
1.36
172
< Minions Killed >
145
0.15
< Dragons Killed >
0.12
0.54
< Inhibitors >
0.39
18,340
< Physical Damage >
1,783
3,564
< Magic Damage >
16,089
1,055
< True Damage >
3,069
22,960
< Damage Dealt >
20,942
21,349
< Damage Taken >
19,164
12,047
< Gold Earned >
10,880
2.47
< Towers >
1.53
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
1,417
< Total Healing >
2,412
14,200
< Experience >
13,203
20
< Vision Score >
23
9
< Wards Placed >
11
134
< Time Dealing CC >
129

How to Counter Zoe with Jayce in LoL

The stats shown on this page feature several important Jayce versus Zoe counter stats that can help you figure out the differences between the pair. For instance, Jayce’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Zoe’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Jayce may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Zoe..

Jayce often has a similar longest kill spree as his matchup does. Typically, he takes a similar amount of damage to Zoe. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Jayce and Zoe

Damage Types Compared

Jayce
Zoe
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Jayce
Zoe

Who is Better, Jayce or Zoe?

Both LoL champs are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Jayce usually fairs equally well when playing against Zoe, with a 49.9% win rate. Therefore, Jayce makes an ok counter to Zoe.

While Jayce does have a lower winrate than Zoe, when they face off with one another, Jayce also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more complex champ to develop with. You should be careful when picking Jayce into Zoeas his relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Jayce has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Zoe. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Jayce vs Zoe matchups, Zoe is the better champion with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.

Jayce is a somewhat poor counter to Zoe. Make sure you focus your strategy on increasing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Jayce against Zoe.

Additional Information for Jayce Players

How We Calculated Our Jayce vs Zoe Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Zoe as Jayce, we analyzed 337 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 Zoe 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

If you would like to truly master Jayce in order to counter Zoe during both the early game 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 listen to the build and suggestions presented here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Jayce on average picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Zoe. Champs who typically don't get much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require many items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers displayed here to do well.

The best items to have in your Jayce versus Zoe build include Eclipse, Muramana, and Serylda's Grudge. When Jayce bought at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better countering Zoe than with many other typical item sets. In fact, Jayce boasted an average win rate of 49.9% when countering Zoe with these items in his kit.

To have the highest likelihood of annihilating Zoe as Jayce, you should use the Phase Rush, Manaflow Band, Absolute Focus, Gathering Storm, Magical Footwear, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Sorcery and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the runes players used for Jayce vs Zoe battles, this mixture of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 49.9% winrate overall.

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