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

Ziggs vs Jayce

How to Beat Jayce as Ziggs in LoL Jayce is in the b tier of champions
Mage
Fighter Marksman

How to Beat Jayce as Ziggs

based on 251 Ziggs vs Jayce matchups
Win Rate
47.8 %
K/D/A
2.25
Pick Rate
0.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of ranked League of Legends rounds each week. Within our data, Ziggs fought Jayce in 251 rounds. Using so many matchups for Ziggs vs Jayce provides us faith in our capacity to prepare useful stats and a pro build to wreck your enemy. This counter matchup is relatively rare. Ziggs fights Jayce in only 0.8% of his rounds.

Ziggs vs Jayce Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Ziggs does a dismal job of countering Jayce. Typically, he wins a lowly 47.8% of the time the champions face off with one another in. In Ziggs vs Jayce games, Ziggs’s side is 0.0% more expected to get first blood. This indicates that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Jayce.

Best Ziggs vs Jayce 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

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
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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 Jayce as Ziggs

Tips for Playing as Ziggs against Jayce

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

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.

Advice to Win Against Jayce

Jayce is strong in the early game. If he gains the advantage, play defensively.

If you see Jayce drop his Acceleration Gate, be careful, he is probably about to cast Shock Blast.

Jayce can attack in melee or at range. Pay attention to his stance and weapon color to know how he is going to attack.

Ziggs vs Jayce Counter Stats

Ziggs Image
Win Rate
47.8 %
VS
Win Rate
52.2 %
Jayce Image
4.8
< Kills >
6.1
5.5
< Deaths >
6
7.6
< Assists >
6.1
1.13
< Killing Sprees >
1.34
162
< Minions Killed >
174
0.12
< Dragons Killed >
0.11
0.59
< Inhibitors >
0.63
795
< Physical Damage >
18,491
21,425
< Magic Damage >
3,649
429
< True Damage >
1,118
22,650
< Damage Dealt >
23,258
17,723
< Damage Taken >
21,507
11,142
< Gold Earned >
12,234
3.09
< Towers >
2.46
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
1,570
< Total Healing >
2,593
13,096
< Experience >
14,431
21
< Vision Score >
19
10
< Wards Placed >
9
241
< Time Dealing CC >
140

How to Counter Jayce with Ziggs in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here feature several significant Ziggs vs. Jayce matchup stats that can help you understand the differences and similarities between this pair of champs. For instance, Ziggs’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Jayce’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Ziggs may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Jayce..

Ziggs normally has a similar longest killing spree as his opponent does. On average, he takes less damage than Jayce. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also indicate that the champ with more health has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Ziggs and Jayce

Damage Types Compared

Ziggs
Jayce
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Ziggs
Jayce

Who is Better, Ziggs or Jayce?

Both LoL champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Ziggs usually loses when taking on Jayce, with a 47.8% win rate. Therefore, Ziggs makes a poor counter to Jayce.

While Ziggs does have a lower win rate than Jayce, when on opposite teams, Ziggs also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less difficult character to learn and master. You should be very concerned when picking Ziggs into Jayce.

Furthermore, Ziggs also has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Jayce. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion in League of Legends, in Ziggs vs Jayce matchups, Jayce is the better champion with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.

Ziggs is a garbage counter to Jayce. You will do well by focussing your tactics on increasing your CS and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Ziggs against Jayce.

Additional Information for Ziggs Players

How We Calculated Our Ziggs vs Jayce Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Jayce as Ziggs, we analyzed 251 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 Jayce 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 Jayce during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions displayed here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Ziggs often racks up a similar amount of CS relative to Jayce. Champs who typically don't earn many minion kills typically 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 skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values displayed here to do well.

The most important items to prioritize in your Ziggs versus Jayce build consist of Liandry's Anguish, Seraph's Embrace, and Shadowflame. When Ziggs used at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better versus Jayce than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Ziggs had an average win rate of 47.8% battling Jayce with this counter build.

To have the best probability of annihilating Jayce as Ziggs, Ziggs players 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 Jayce counter picks, this combo of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 47.8% win rate overall.

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