Zilean vs Rumble Counter Build

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

How to Beat Rumble as Zilean

2,942 Zilean vs Rumble Matchups Analyzed

Win Rate


First Blood


Best Zilean Items to Counter Rumble

The most important items to use in your Zilean versus Rumble build consist of Shurelya's Battlesong, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Cosmic Drive. When Zilean included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better vs. Rumble than with most other commonly used item sets.


2.6 | Zilean Rumble | 6.3


5 | Zilean Rumble | 6.2


12.7 | Zilean Rumble | 7.2

Best Zilean Runes to Counter Rumble

Summon Aery Rune Summon Aery
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Scorch Rune Scorch
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight
To have the highest probability of beating Rumble as Zilean, you should use the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes. Out of all the rune sets players used for Zilean vs Rumble matchups, this combination of runes resulted in the highest win rate. We have also displayed the best Rumble runes to fend off Zilean to help you understand how he will probably be setup against your champ.

Runes Rumble Will Likely Use to Counter Zilean

Arcane Comet Rune Arcane Comet
Nimbus Cloak Rune Nimbus Cloak
Celerity Rune Celerity
Scorch Rune Scorch
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

Zilean vs Rumble Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here show several valuable Zilean vs. Rumble counter stats that can help us explain the differences and similarities between these two champions. For instance, Zilean’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 3.1 is greater than Rumble’s KDA ratio of 2.2, demonstrating that Zilean may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Rumble. This observation is in large part a result of the differences in kills assists.

Zilean often has a significant smaller longest kill spree than his foe does. Commonly, Zilean receives less damage than Rumble. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

In Zilean vs Rumble matchups, Zilean typically racks up many fewer minion kills than Rumble. Champs that don't earn very much CS normally do not have to have much CS to be effective. Instead, they are able to scale easily off of their abilities alone. Yet, champions with large numbers of minion kills, such as ADCs, typically have to have a lot of items to be useful. In either case, try to outperform the values displayed here to do well.

If you need to see Zilean vs Rumble tips and counter stats for a a distinct player tier, feel free to select one from the selection menu providedabove. At first, the stats and build suggestions displayed are computed using every match run with these champs.

Killing Spree

1.2 | Zilean Rumble | 2.9

Damage Dealt

11,408 | Zilean Rumble | 20,602

Damage Taken

15,940 | Zilean Rumble | 23,618

Gold Earned

8,471 | Zilean Rumble | 10,804

Minions Killed

52 | Zilean Rumble | 94


5.5 | Zilean Rumble | 5.1

Dragons Killed

2 | Zilean Rumble | 2

Barons Killed

0.4 | Zilean Rumble | 0.4


0.9 | Zilean Rumble | 0.8

Zilean vs Rumble Matchup Summary

We get our matchup stats from the millions of ranked LoL games that we evaluate each week. This Zilean versus Rumble matchup review came out of an evaluation of 2,942 ranked matches where both champions battled each other.

This particular champion pairing is somewhat uncommon. Zilean fights Rumble in only 5.6% of his matches. Zilean does a great job of beating Rumble. On average, Zilean wins a whopping 54.0% of the time the champions oppose each other in. In Zilean against Rumble rounds, Zilean’s side is 6.0% less probable to earn first blood, indicating that he most likely won't get first blood versus Rumble.

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 2,942 Zilean vs Rumble 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 Rumble 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.