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

Zoe vs Jayce

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

How to Beat Jayce as Zoe

based on 337 Zoe vs Jayce matchups
Win Rate
50.1 %
K/D/A
2.53
Pick Rate
1.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of ranked LoL rounds each and every week. In our database, Zoe battled Jayce in 337 games. Including so many matchups for Zoe versus Jayce gives us faith in our ability to produce useful data and a supported build to annihilate your opposition. This particular counter pairing is fairly rare. Zoe has to counter Jayce in only 1.2% of her games.

Zoe vs Jayce Matchup Summary

Zoe has done a ok job of countering Jayce. On average, she wins a acceptable 50.1% of the time the champions battle each other in. In Zoe against Jayce matches, Zoe’s team is 0.1% more likely to obtain first blood, indicating that she most likely will be able to get first blood versus Jayce.

Best Zoe vs Jayce Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeLost Chapter

Core Zoe Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestZhonya's HourglassShadowflame

Optional Items

Horizon Focus

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Zoe to level up q
>
Second ability for Zoe to level up e
>
Last skill for Zoe to max out w

Runes

Domination Electrocute Taste of BloodEyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
Inspiration Biscuit DeliveryTime Warp Tonic
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
Zoe's passive ability p
Zoe q ability q
Zoe w ability w
Zoe e ability e
Zoe's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Jayce as Zoe

Tips for Playing as Zoe against Jayce

Sleepy Trouble Bubble travels further over walls. Find a hiding spot to set up for a long distance kill.

Break Sleep with your biggest damage source, since enemies who are asleep take double damage.

Paddle Star deals more damage the further it has flown. Casting it behind yourself before redirecting can deal tons of damage.

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.

Zoe vs Jayce Counter Stats

Zoe Image
Win Rate
50.1 %
VS
Win Rate
49.9 %
Jayce Image
6.1
< Kills >
6.1
5.3
< Deaths >
6.4
7.3
< Assists >
5.9
1.36
< Killing Sprees >
1.39
145
< Minions Killed >
172
0.12
< Dragons Killed >
0.15
0.39
< Inhibitors >
0.54
1,783
< Physical Damage >
18,340
16,089
< Magic Damage >
3,564
3,069
< True Damage >
1,055
20,942
< Damage Dealt >
22,960
19,164
< Damage Taken >
21,349
10,880
< Gold Earned >
12,047
1.53
< Towers >
2.47
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
2,412
< Total Healing >
1,417
13,203
< Experience >
14,200
23
< Vision Score >
20
11
< Wards Placed >
9
129
< Time Dealing CC >
134

How to Counter Jayce with Zoe in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here highlight some valuable Zoe versus Jayce counter stats that can help us explain the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Zoe’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Jayce’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Zoe may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Jayce..

Zoe often has a similar longest killing spree as her matchup does. Commonly, she takes a similar amount of damage to Jayce. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also indicate that the champ with more health has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Zoe and Jayce

Damage Types Compared

Zoe
Jayce
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Zoe
Jayce

Who is Better, Zoe or Jayce?

Both LoL champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Zoe usually fairs equally well when trying to fight Jayce, with a 50.1% win rate. As a result, Zoe makes an ok counter for Jayce.

While Zoe does have a higher win rate compared to Jayce, when on opposite teams, Zoe also has a lower learning curve that makes her a less complex champ to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Zoe into Jayce.

Moreover, Zoe has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Jayce. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Zoe vs Jayce matchups, Zoe is the better champion with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.

Zoe is a decent counter for Jayce. You will do well by focussing your strategy on keeping up your gold income and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Zoe against Jayce.

Additional Information for Zoe Players

How We Calculated Our Zoe vs Jayce Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Jayce as Zoe, we analyzed 337 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 Zoe 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

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Zoe to counter Jayce during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and stats presented above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Zoe typically picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Jayce. Champs who on average don't acquire many minion kills often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They 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, usually need several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The best items to focus on in your Zoe versus Jayce build consist of Luden's Tempest, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Zoe used at least these three items in her build, she did much better vs. Jayce than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Zoe boasted an average winrate of 50.1% when countering Jayce with this build.

To have the best probability of annihilating Jayce as Zoe, Zoe players should use the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Biscuit Delivery, and Time Warp Tonic runes from the Domination and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the runes that we analyzed for Zoe vs Jayce LoL games, this order of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 50.1% win rate overall.

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