How to Win Ziggs vs Elise Counter Matchup Ziggs is in the b tier of champions

Ziggs vs Elise

How to Beat Elise as Ziggs in LoL Elise is in the s tier of champions
Mage
Mage Fighter

How to Beat Elise as Ziggs

based on 292 Ziggs vs Elise matchups
Win Rate
52.4 %
K/D/A
2.35
Pick Rate
1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We generate our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated LoL rounds that we get from Riot Games each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Elise as Ziggs came out of an evaluation of 292 ranked games where both champions clashed against each other. This counter matchup is relatively rare. Ziggs is forced to battle against Elise in only 1.0% of his games.

Ziggs vs Elise Matchup Summary

Ziggs does a good job of beating Elise. On average, he wins a terrific 52.4% of the time the champions oppose each other in. In Ziggs against Elise games, Ziggs’s team is 0.2% less probable to gain first blood. This indicates that he probably won't be able to get first blood versus Elise.

Best Ziggs vs Elise Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Sapphire CrystalAmplifying Tome

Core Ziggs Items

~22 Mins
Liandry's AnguishSeraph's EmbraceShadowflame

Optional Items

Zhonya's Hourglass

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Sorcery Arcane Comet Manaflow BandTranscendenceScorch
Inspiration Magical FootwearBiscuit Delivery
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Ziggs's passive ability p
Ziggs q ability q
Ziggs w ability w
Ziggs e ability e
Ziggs's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
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E
14
W
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W
16
R

Guide to Countering Elise as Ziggs

Tips for Playing as Ziggs against Elise

Slowing your enemies with Hexplosive Minefield makes it easier to land other abilities.

Knocking yourself over walls with Satchel Charge can be great when chasing after or escaping from enemies.

Even if you're far from a fight you can still help from afar with Mega Inferno Bomb.

Advice to Win Against Elise

Rappel has a long cooldown. Elise is vulnerable after she has used it.

Elise's Spider Form is more dangerous when you are at low health, and her Human Form more potent when you are at high health.

Rappel will only move Elise straight up and down unless she can descend upon an enemy unit.

Ziggs vs Elise Counter Stats

Ziggs Image
Win Rate
52.4 %
VS
Win Rate
47.6 %
Elise Image
5
< Kills >
7.6
5.5
< Deaths >
5.8
7.9
< Assists >
7.3
1.24
< Killing Sprees >
1.72
163
< Minions Killed >
38
0.13
< Dragons Killed >
1.35
0.61
< Inhibitors >
0.5
881
< Physical Damage >
1,493
23,179
< Magic Damage >
16,390
463
< True Damage >
1,327
24,524
< Damage Dealt >
19,211
17,049
< Damage Taken >
27,423
11,373
< Gold Earned >
11,409
3.01
< Towers >
1.64
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.29
1,695
< Total Healing >
8,862
13,168
< Experience >
12,613
21
< Vision Score >
24
11
< Wards Placed >
6
256
< Time Dealing CC >
150

How to Counter Elise with Ziggs in LoL

The stats shown here underscore several significant Ziggs vs. Elise matchup statistics that can help you understand the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Ziggs’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Elise’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Ziggs may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Elise..

Ziggs normally has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his opponent does. Typically, he takes less damage than Elise. This often reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also imply that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Ziggs and Elise

Damage Types Compared

Ziggs
Elise
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Ziggs
Elise

Who is Better, Ziggs or Elise?

Both League champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Ziggs usually wins when taking on Elise, with a 52.4% win rate. Therefore, Ziggs makes a good counter for Elise.

While Ziggs does have a higher win rate than Elise, when facing one another, Ziggs also has a much lower difficulty level that makes him a less challenging champ to pick up and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Ziggs into Elise.

Moreover, Ziggs also has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Elise. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Ziggs vs Elise matchups, Ziggs is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.

Ziggs is a good counter for Elise. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on increasing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Ziggs against Elise.

Additional Information for Ziggs Players

How We Calculated Our Ziggs vs Elise Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Elise as Ziggs, we analyzed 292 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 Elise 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to truly master Ziggs in order to counter Elise during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and stats presented above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Ziggs on average picks up much more CS compared to Elise. Champs who typically don't take much CS usualy don't need much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values shown here to do well.

The ideal items to use in your Ziggs versus Elise build include Liandry's Anguish, Seraph's Embrace, and Shadowflame. When Ziggs incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better against Elise than with many other typical builds. In fact, Ziggs boasted an average win rate of 52.4% when playing against Elise with these items in his kit.

To have the highest chance of beating Elise as Ziggs, Ziggs players should use the Arcane Comet, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Magical Footwear, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Sorcery and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune sets we have analyed for Ziggs vs Elise battles, this combo of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 52.4% winrate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Elise as Ziggs are presented for all skill levels, merged. If you would like to scope the statistics and builds to a particular rank, you can use the selection menu located earlier in the counter matchup guide.