Clever use of enemy ultimates can open up new possibilities to approach teamfights.
Wait for you or your enemy to reach low health before using Kingslayer for maximum effect.
Space out your ability usage to get maximum effect from Petricite Burst.
Don't step on Ziggs' mines! They'll slow you and make it much easier for him to hit you with his other abiltiies.
Ziggs' ultimate, Mega Inferno Bomb, deals more damage in the center of the explosion.
Many of Ziggs' abilities have long cooldowns. Try catching him just after he's used his abilities.
The stat comparisons shown on this page underscore some vital Sylas against Ziggs matchup statistics that may help you understand the distinctions between these two champs. As an example, Sylas’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Ziggs’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Sylas may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Ziggs..
Sylas often has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his counter does. On average, he receives more damage than Ziggs. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the champ with higher health 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 champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Sylas usually loses when taking on Ziggs, with a 46.8% win rate. As a result, Sylas makes a poor counter to Ziggs.
While Sylas does have a lower winrate than Ziggs, when they face off with one another, Sylas also has a greater learning curve that makes him a more challenging character to learn. You may get destroyed when picking Sylas into Ziggs.
Additionally, Sylas also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Ziggs. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Sylas vs Ziggs matchups, Ziggs is the better champ 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.
Sylas is a terribly counter for Ziggs. You will do well by focussing your actions on maximizing your CS and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Sylas against Ziggs.
If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Sylas to counter Ziggs during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and tips shown here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Sylas usually racks up less CS as Ziggs. Champions who typically don't earn much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have many items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers shown here to do well.
The ideal items to use in your Sylas versus Ziggs build include Everfrost, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Sylas used at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better vs. Ziggs than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Sylas had an average win rate of 46.8% when countering Ziggs with these items in his kit.
To have the greatest chance of annihilating Ziggs as Sylas, you should use the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Sylas vs Ziggs face-offs, this composite of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 46.8% winrate overall.
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