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.
Hero's Entrance can be interrupted before Galio jumps into the air.
Galio moves slower when he is charging Shield of Durand.
Galio cannot traverse walls with Justice Punch.
The stat comparisons shown on this page emphasize some significant Ziggs versus Galio counter statistics that can help us realize the distinctions between these two champions. As an example, Ziggs’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Galio’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Ziggs may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Galio..
Ziggs normally has a similar longest kill spree as his enemy does. On average, he receives less damage than Galio. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.
Both League of Legends champions are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Ziggs usually loses when facing off against Galio, with a 48.2% win rate. Thus, Ziggs makes a poor counter for Galio.
While Ziggs does have a lower win rate compared to Galio, when on opposite teams, Ziggs also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less complex champ to learn and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Ziggs into Galio.
Furthermore, Ziggs has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Galio. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there is not a single best champion in League of Legends, in Ziggs vs Galio matchups, Galio is the better champ with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.
Ziggs is a somewhat poor counter to Galio. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on keeping up your gold income and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Ziggs against Galio.
To learn all of the intricacies of Ziggs to counter Galio during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips shown here, you should increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Ziggs usually gets a similar amount of CS as Galio. Champions who on average don't acquire much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values shown here to do well.
The ideal items to use in your Ziggs versus Galio build include Liandry's Anguish, Seraph's Embrace, and Shadowflame. When Ziggs bought at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better countering Galio than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Ziggs had an average winrate of 48.2% when countering Galio with these items in his kit.
To have the best likelihood of beating Galio as Ziggs, you should take 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 players picked for Ziggs vs Galio battles, this set of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 48.2% winrate overall.
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