How to Win Zyra vs Ivern Counter Matchup Zyra is in the a tier of champions

Zyra vs Ivern

How to Beat Ivern as Zyra in LoL Ivern is in the a tier of champions
Mage Support
Support Mage

How to Beat Ivern as Zyra

based on 420 Zyra vs Ivern matchups
Win Rate
56 %
K/D/A
2.29
Pick Rate
0.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked LoL matches that we analyze each and every week. This guide on how to beat Ivern as Zyra came out of an analysis of 420 ranked matches where both champions faced off against one another. This particular counter matchup is relatively rare. Zyra fights Ivern in only 0.6% of her rounds.

Zyra vs Ivern Matchup Summary

Zyra does a great job of countering Ivern. On average, she wins a terrific 56.0% of games the champions face each other in. In Zyra against Ivern matches, Zyra’s team is 0.1% less expected to earn first blood, indicating that she most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Ivern.

Best Zyra vs Ivern Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpellthief's Edge

Early Items

~5 Mins
Sapphire CrystalAmplifying Tome

Core Zyra Items

~22 Mins
Liandry's AnguishZhonya's HourglassShard of True Ice

Optional Items

Morellonomicon

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Sorcery Arcane Comet Manaflow BandTranscendenceScorch
Domination Taste of BloodRelentless Hunter
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Zyra's passive ability p
Zyra q ability q
Zyra w ability w
Zyra e ability e
Zyra's ultimate ability r
1
E
2
W
3
Q
4
E
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
Q
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E
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Q
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R
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Q
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Q
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Ivern as Zyra

Tips for Playing as Zyra against Ivern

Seeds grant vision to your team.

Placing a seed in your spell's path after you have cast it gives you the best chance of having a seed in the proper spot.

Zyra is a great ambusher - look for opportunities to set a trap of seeds in brush, then lure enemies in.

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!

Zyra vs Ivern Counter Stats

Zyra Image
Win Rate
56 %
VS
Win Rate
44 %
Ivern Image
3.5
< Kills >
2.5
5.9
< Deaths >
4.9
10
< Assists >
12.4
0.74
< Killing Sprees >
0.51
53
< Minions Killed >
24
0.12
< Dragons Killed >
0.88
0.56
< Inhibitors >
0.47
921
< Physical Damage >
2,660
18,175
< Magic Damage >
5,452
901
< True Damage >
801
19,999
< Damage Dealt >
8,913
15,111
< Damage Taken >
17,602
9,430
< Gold Earned >
9,349
1.83
< Towers >
1.75
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.25
1,518
< Total Healing >
5,151
11,066
< Experience >
12,305
52
< Vision Score >
23
24
< Wards Placed >
7
256
< Time Dealing CC >
258

How to Counter Ivern with Zyra in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here underscore some significant Zyra vs. Ivern matchup stats that can help you figure out the distinctions between this pair of champs. Zyra’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Ivern’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Zyra may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Ivern..

Zyra typically has a similar longest killing spree as her matchup does. Typically, she takes a similar amount of damage to Ivern. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also imply that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Zyra and Ivern

Damage Types Compared

Zyra
Ivern
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Zyra
Ivern

Who is Better, Zyra or Ivern?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Zyra usually wins when trying to fight Ivern, with a 56.0% win rate. Thus, Zyra makes a fantastic counter for Ivern.

While Zyra does have a much higher win rate than Ivern, when they face off with one another, Zyra also has a greater level of difficulty that makes her a more difficult champion to learn and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Zyra into Ivernas her relative depth means you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Zyra also has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Ivern. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Zyra vs Ivern matchups, Zyra is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.

Zyra is a great counter for Ivern. Make sure you focus your strategy on maximizing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Zyra against Ivern.

Additional Information for Zyra Players

How We Calculated Our Zyra vs Ivern Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Ivern as Zyra, we analyzed 420 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 Zyra 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 learn all of the intricacies of Zyra in order to counter Ivern during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and stats shown above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Zyra most often accumulates more CS compared to Ivern. Champs who on average don't get much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values shown on this page to do well.

The top items to have in your Zyra versus Ivern build include Liandry's Anguish, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shard of True Ice. When Zyra used at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better vs. Ivern than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Zyra had an average winrate of 56.0% when countering Ivern with this counter build.

To have the best probability of beating Ivern as Zyra, you should take the Arcane Comet, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Taste of Blood, and Relentless Hunter runes from the Sorcery and Domination rune sets. Out of all the runes players chose for Zyra vs Ivern counter picks, this combination of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 56.0% win rate overall.

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