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.
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.
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.
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.
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.