Ziggs vs Blitzcrank Counter Build

How to Beat Blitzcrank as Ziggs


We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of recently ranked LoL matches each week. In our data, Ziggs fought Blitzcrank 8,110 times. Having so many games with Ziggs versus Blitzcrank gives us a lot of confidence in our ability to produce informative statistics and a solid build to destroy your enemy.

This champion matchup is relatively rare. Ziggs has to counter Blitzcrank in only 3.5% of his matches. Unfortunitally, Ziggs does a dismal job of beating Blitzcrank. Typically, he wins a acceptable 49.0% of games the champions oppose one another in. In Ziggs against Blitzcrank games, Ziggs’s team is 7.0% less probable to get first blood. This implies that he probably won't get first blood against Blitzcrank.

Matchups Analyzed


Win Rate


Team First Blood


Best Ziggs Items to Counter Blitzcrank

The best items to have in your Ziggs versus Blitzcrank build include Rabadon's Deathcap, Horizon Focus, and Luden's Tempest. When Ziggs included at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better vs Blitzcrank than with most other common builds.

Rabadon's Deathcap Item Horizon Focus Item Luden's Tempest Item

Best Ziggs Runes to Counter Blitzcrank

To have the best probability of crushing Blitzcrank as Ziggs, you should equip the Arcane Comet, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes. Of all the runes players used for Ziggs vs Blitzcrank clashes, this set of runes yielded the best win rate. We have also shown the best Blitzcrank runes to counterpick against Ziggs in order to help you realize how he will probably be built against you.

Best Ziggs Runes

Arcane Comet Rune Arcane Comet
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Magical Footwear Rune Magical Footwear
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight

Best Blitzcrank Runes

Aftershock Rune Aftershock
Demolish Rune Demolish
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth
Hextech Flashtraption Rune Hextech Flashtraption
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery


The following tables feature several critical Ziggs vs. Blitzcrank counter stats that can help us realize the differences and similarities between the pair. As an example, Ziggs’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is nearly equal to Blitzcrank’s ratio of 2.4, indicating that Ziggs may be just as central to his team's team fighting potential than Blitzcrank.

Battle Stats


Ziggs Stats
5 2.7
Blitzcrank Stats


Ziggs Stats
5.9 5.9
Blitzcrank Stats


Ziggs Stats
8 11.3
Blitzcrank Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Ziggs Stats
2.3 1.1
Blitzcrank Stats

Damage Dealt

Ziggs Stats
22209 8832
Blitzcrank Stats

Damage Taken

Ziggs Stats
15000 21398
Blitzcrank Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Ziggs Stats
5.4 5.2
Blitzcrank Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Ziggs Stats
0.9 0.9
Blitzcrank Stats

Dragons Killed

Ziggs Stats
1.9 2
Blitzcrank Stats

Barons Killed

Ziggs Stats
0.3 0.4
Blitzcrank Stats

Gold Earned

Ziggs Stats
10197 7788
Blitzcrank Stats

Minions Killed

Ziggs Stats
129 34
Blitzcrank Stats

Ziggs typically has a much larger longest killing spree than his foe does. Typically, Ziggs receives less damage than Blitzcrank. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also hint that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

In Ziggs vs Blitzcrank matchups, Ziggs often earns much more CS than Blitzcrank. Champions that do not earn very much CS usually don't need much CS to be effective. Instead, they are capable of scaling easily off their abilities alone. Yet, champs with scores of minion kills, such as carries, usually need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, work to pass the values shown here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 8110 Ziggs vs Blitzcrank 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 Blitzcrank as Ziggs 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.