How to Win Zed vs Singed Counter Matchup Zed is in the a tier of champions

Zed vs Singed

How to Beat Singed as Zed in LoL Singed is in the a tier of champions
Assassin
Tank Fighter

How to Beat Singed as Zed

based on 951 Zed vs Singed matchups
Win Rate
48.6 %
K/D/A
2.34
Pick Rate
1.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of ranked League matches each and every week. Within our dataset, Zed faced off against Singed 951 times. Having so many matchups for Zed vs Singed gives us a lot of faith in our capability to provide useful stats and a supported build to obliterate Singed. This particular matchup is relatively rare. Zed is forced to battle against Singed in only 1.2% of his games.

Zed vs Singed Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Zed has done a poor job of countering Singed. Normally, he wins a acceptable 48.6% of the time the champs clash against each other in. In Zed vs Singed rounds, Zed’s side is 0.0% more expected to gain first blood, indicating that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Singed.

Best Zed vs Singed Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsSerrated Dirk

Core Zed Items

~22 Mins
EclipseBlack CleaverYoumuu's Ghostblade

Optional Items

Maw of MalmortiusThe CollectorSerylda's GrudgeEdge of Night

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Electrocute Taste of BloodEyeball CollectionUltimate Hunter
Sorcery TranscendenceScorch
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Zed's passive ability p
Zed q ability q
Zed w ability w
Zed e ability e
Zed's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
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R
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E
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E
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Singed as Zed

Tips for Playing as Zed against Singed

Placing a Living Shadow before using Death Mark can give Zed a safe escape from combat.

Saving energy and spell cooldowns until you use your ultimate will maximize Death Mark's damage.

Quickly double tapping Living Shadow will teleport Zed to his shadow immediately for rapid escapes.

Advice to Win Against Singed

Keep your distance to avoid being Flung back into Singed's allies.

Singed needs to run close to your team to be effective. Try to take advantage of this by using crowd control effects on him while attacking his allies.

Be careful when chasing Singed. He's very difficult to bring down, and can leave his Poison Trail to damage you in your pursuit.

Zed vs Singed Counter Stats

Zed Image
Win Rate
48.6 %
VS
Win Rate
51.4 %
Singed Image
8.4
< Kills >
4.2
6.1
< Deaths >
6.3
5.9
< Assists >
8.1
1.92
< Killing Sprees >
0.9
146
< Minions Killed >
170
0.34
< Dragons Killed >
0.11
0.39
< Inhibitors >
0.39
20,357
< Physical Damage >
757
1,132
< Magic Damage >
17,324
1,448
< True Damage >
1,202
22,938
< Damage Dealt >
19,284
23,295
< Damage Taken >
30,948
12,347
< Gold Earned >
11,117
1.52
< Towers >
1.72
0.06
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
3,560
< Total Healing >
3,517
14,262
< Experience >
14,518
19
< Vision Score >
18
7
< Wards Placed >
9
156
< Time Dealing CC >
605

How to Counter Singed with Zed in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here underscore several vital Zed vs. Singed matchup stats that can help us realize the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Zed’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Singed’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Zed may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Singed. This observation is largely a result of the difference in kills.

Zed normally has a much larger longest killing spree than his opponent does. Commonly, he receives less damage than Singed. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also indicate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Zed and Singed

Damage Types Compared

Zed
Singed
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Zed
Singed

Who is Better, Zed or Singed?

Both League champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Zed usually loses when trying to fight Singed, with a 48.6% win rate. Thus, Zed makes a bad counter for Singed.

While Zed does have a lower win rate compared to Singed, when they face off with one another, Zed also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more difficult champion to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Zed into Singedas his relative depth means you may not be able to reach his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Zed has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Singed. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Zed vs Singed matchups, Singed is the better champ with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during team fights.

Zed is a somewhat poor counter to Singed. Make sure you focus your play on keeping up your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Zed against Singed.

Additional Information for Zed Players

How We Calculated Our Zed vs Singed Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Singed as Zed, we analyzed 951 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 Singed as Zed 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 truly master Zed in order to counter Singed during both the early game 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 listen to the build and tips displayed here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Zed on average picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Singed. Champs who on average don't acquire much CS 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 large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values shown here to do well.

The most important items to use in your Zed versus Singed build include Eclipse, Black Cleaver, and Youmuu's Ghostblade. When Zed incorporated at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better vs. Singed than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Zed boasted an average win rate of 48.6% when countering Singed with this counter build.

To have the highest chance of defeating Singed as Zed, Zed players should equip the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Transcendence, and Scorch runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players chose for Zed vs Singed counter picks, this blending of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 48.6% win rate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Singed as Zed are displayed for all skill levels, merged. To scope the stats and builds to a distinct skill level, you may use the selection menu earlier on the page.