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

Ziggs vs Ivern

How to Beat Ivern as Ziggs in LoL Ivern is in the s tier of champions
Mage
Support Mage

How to Beat Ivern as Ziggs

based on 137 Ziggs vs Ivern matchups
Win Rate
59.9 %
K/D/A
2.81
Pick Rate
0.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of ranked League rounds each and every week. In our database, Ziggs battled Ivern 137 times. Using so many matchups for Ziggs vs Ivern gives us confidence in our capability to prepare informative data and a supported build to counter Ivern. This particular champ pairing is fairly rare. Ziggs encounters Ivern in only 0.5% of his games.

Ziggs vs Ivern Matchup Summary

Ziggs has done a great job of beating Ivern. On average, he wins a whopping 59.9% of the time the champions oppose one another in. In Ziggs versus Ivern games, Ziggs’s team is 0.1% less expected to obtain first blood. This implies that he most likely won't get first blood versus Ivern.

Best Ziggs vs Ivern Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeLost Chapter

Core Ziggs Items

~22 Mins
Liandry's AnguishSeraph's EmbraceShadowflame

Optional Items

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 BandAbsolute FocusScorch
Inspiration Magical FootwearCosmic Insight
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
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Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
8
E
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Q
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E
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R
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E
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E
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Ivern as Ziggs

Tips for Playing as Ziggs against Ivern

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 Ivern

Ivern can be deceptively slippery. Be careful chasing him too far.

Ivern's brush has a long duration. Watch out for ambushes!

Be careful when fighting Ivern alone if he has Daisy ready to help!

Ziggs vs Ivern Counter Stats

Ziggs Image
Win Rate
59.9 %
VS
Win Rate
40.1 %
Ivern Image
5.5
< Kills >
2.5
4.7
< Deaths >
5
7.7
< Assists >
11.8
1.23
< Killing Sprees >
0.6
164
< Minions Killed >
21
0.07
< Dragons Killed >
0.82
0.72
< Inhibitors >
0.36
904
< Physical Damage >
2,702
23,261
< Magic Damage >
5,369
487
< True Damage >
703
24,652
< Damage Dealt >
8,775
16,160
< Damage Taken >
17,158
11,453
< Gold Earned >
9,206
3.36
< Towers >
1.54
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.23
1,693
< Total Healing >
4,965
13,381
< Experience >
11,897
21
< Vision Score >
24
10
< Wards Placed >
7
254
< Time Dealing CC >
230

How to Counter Ivern with Ziggs in LoL

The stats provided here feature several important Ziggs versus Ivern matchup stats that may help you explain the distinctions between the pair. Ziggs’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Ivern’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Ziggs may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Ivern. This observation is in large part fueled by the difference in kills.

Ziggs usually has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his matchup does. Typically, he takes a similar amount of damage to Ivern. This commonly reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the champion with higher HP has less agility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Ziggs and Ivern

Damage Types Compared

Ziggs
Ivern
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Ziggs
Ivern

Who is Better, Ziggs or Ivern?

Both League champs are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Ziggs usually wins when facing off against Ivern, with a 59.9% win rate. Therefore, Ziggs makes a fantastic counter for Ivern.

While Ziggs does have a much higher winrate than Ivern, when facing one another, Ziggs also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less challenging character to learn and master. You should be be fine when picking Ziggs into Ivern.

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

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Ziggs vs Ivern 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 great counter to Ivern. Make sure you focus your gameplay on keeping up your gold income and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Ziggs against Ivern.

Additional Information for Ziggs Players

How We Calculated Our Ziggs vs Ivern Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Ivern as Ziggs, we analyzed 137 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 Ivern 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

To truly master Ziggs in order to counter Ivern during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention 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 accumulates much more CS as Ivern. Champs who on average don't earn many minion kills often don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers reported here to do well.

The most crucial items to prioritize in your Ziggs versus Ivern build consist of Liandry's Anguish, Seraph's Embrace, and Shadowflame. When Ziggs included at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better countering Ivern than with many other common builds. In fact, Ziggs had an average win rate of 59.9% battling Ivern with this counter build.

To have the best probability of beating Ivern as Ziggs, Ziggs players should take the Arcane Comet, Manaflow Band, Absolute Focus, Scorch, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Sorcery and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players used for Ziggs vs Ivern face-offs, this order of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 59.9% win rate overall.

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