Zilean vs Qiyana Counter Build

How to Win Zilean vs Qiyana Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Qiyana as Zilean in LoL

How to Beat Qiyana as Zilean

1,514 Zilean vs Qiyana Matchups Analyzed

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First Blood


Best Zilean Items to Counter Qiyana

The ideal items to use in your Zilean versus Qiyana build include Shurelya's Battlesong, Chemtech Putrifier, and Cosmic Drive. When Zilean incorporated at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better when fighting Qiyana than with most other common item sets.


2.7 | Zilean Qiyana | 8.1


5.2 | Zilean Qiyana | 6.7


12.4 | Zilean Qiyana | 5.4

Best Zilean Runes to Counter Qiyana

Guardian Rune Guardian
Font of Life Rune Font of Life
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Unflinching Rune Unflinching
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
To have the best chance of defeating Qiyana as Zilean, Zilean players should use the Guardian, Font of Life, Second Wind, Unflinching, Manaflow Band, and Transcendence runes. Of all the rune sets players picked for Zilean vs Qiyana fights, this combo of runes resulted in the highest win rate. We have also displayed the top Qiyana runes to counterpick against Zilean in order to help you understand how she will likely be built to try to beat you.

Runes Qiyana Will Likely Use to Counter Zilean

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Last Stand Rune Last Stand

Zilean vs Qiyana Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page show some critical Zilean vs. Qiyana matchup statistics that can help us realize the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Zilean’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.9 is better than Qiyana’s ratio of 2.0, demonstrating that Zilean may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Qiyana. This observation is in large part fueled by the differences in kills assists.

Zilean often has a significant smaller longest kill spree than his foe does. Commonly, Zilean receives less damage than Qiyana. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also imply that the champ with higher health has less agility and thus is unable to escape additional harm when engaged or poked.

In Zilean vs Qiyana matchups, Zilean often earns much less CS than Qiyana. Champs who on average don't acquire very much CS normally do not require much CS to be effective. Instead, they are capable of scaling adequately off their abilities alone. However, champs with large amounts of CS, such as ADCs, usually have to have a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, work to best the values displayed here to do well.

If you need to get Zilean vs Qiyana tips and counter stats for a a specific skill level, feel free to select one from the selection menu displayedabove. If viewing for the first time, the statistics and build suggestions shown are computed using every round with data with these champions.

Killing Spree

1.2 | Zilean Qiyana | 3.5

Damage Dealt

10,937 | Zilean Qiyana | 20,599

Damage Taken

15,890 | Zilean Qiyana | 19,993

Gold Earned

8,431 | Zilean Qiyana | 10,952

Minions Killed

50 | Zilean Qiyana | 134


5.5 | Zilean Qiyana | 5.1

Dragons Killed

1.9 | Zilean Qiyana | 2

Barons Killed

0.4 | Zilean Qiyana | 0.4


0.9 | Zilean Qiyana | 0.9

Zilean vs Qiyana Matchup Summary

We calculate our matchup stats from the millions of ranked League of Legends rounds that we analyze each week. This Zilean vs Qiyana matchup review came out of an analysis of 1,514 ranked games where both champs faced off against one another.

This particular pairing is somewhat rare. Zilean has to counter Qiyana in only 2.8% of his games. Zilean does a great job of beating Qiyana. On average, Zilean wins a fantastic 54.0% of games the champions battle each other in. In Zilean versus Qiyana matches, Zilean’s team is 8.0% less expected to get first blood, implying that he most likely won't get first blood versus Qiyana.

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 1,514 Zilean vs Qiyana 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 Qiyana as Zilean 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.