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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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