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

Zyra vs Rammus

How to Beat Rammus as Zyra in LoL Rammus is in the b tier of champions
Mage Support
Tank Fighter

How to Beat Rammus as Zyra

based on 1,225 Zyra vs Rammus matchups
Win Rate
50.2 %
K/D/A
2.16
Pick Rate
1.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We generate our counter stats from the millions of ranked League of Legends matches that we get from Riot Games each week. Our guide on how to beat Rammus as Zyra came out of an examination of 1225 ranked games where both champs engaged one another. This matchup is relatively rare. Zyra fights Rammus in only 1.8% of her matches.

Zyra vs Rammus Matchup Summary

Zyra has done a ok job of beating Rammus. On average, she wins a acceptable 50.2% of matches the champs clash against one another in. In Zyra vs Rammus rounds, Zyra’s team is 0.0% more probable to get first blood. This implies that she most likely will be able to get first blood against Rammus.

Best Zyra vs Rammus Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpellthief's Edge

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeLost Chapter

Core Zyra Items

~22 Mins
Liandry's AnguishShard of True IceDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Rylai's Crystal ScepterZhonya's Hourglass

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 HealthScaling
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
Q
3
W
4
E
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
Q
9
E
10
Q
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R
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Q
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Q
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W
15
W
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R

Guide to Countering Rammus as Zyra

Tips for Playing as Zyra against Rammus

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 Rammus

Rammus often stacks high Armor, leaving him especially vulnerable to caster damage while not in Defensive Ball Curl.

Pay particular attention to when his Defensive Ball Curl is off. Rammus has much lower stats than a normal tank when he's out of the stance.

Zyra vs Rammus Counter Stats

Zyra Image
Win Rate
50.2 %
VS
Win Rate
49.8 %
Rammus Image
3.8
< Kills >
5.6
6.8
< Deaths >
6.1
10.9
< Assists >
11.5
0.82
< Killing Sprees >
1.26
55
< Minions Killed >
35
0.15
< Dragons Killed >
1.19
0.48
< Inhibitors >
0.36
997
< Physical Damage >
2,733
20,003
< Magic Damage >
13,576
1,101
< True Damage >
1,269
22,102
< Damage Dealt >
17,579
17,045
< Damage Taken >
32,355
9,697
< Gold Earned >
11,285
1.75
< Towers >
1.17
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.29
1,550
< Total Healing >
8,406
11,751
< Experience >
13,729
55
< Vision Score >
20
25
< Wards Placed >
6
255
< Time Dealing CC >
616

How to Counter Rammus with Zyra in LoL

The stats shown on this page emphasize some significant Zyra vs. Rammus matchup stats that may help you appreciate the differences and similarities between the two. For instance, Zyra’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Rammus’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Zyra may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Rammus..

Zyra often has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than her matchup does. Commonly, she takes less damage than Rammus. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the champion with increased health has less agility and thus is unable to escape further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Zyra and Rammus

Damage Types Compared

Zyra
Rammus
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Zyra
Rammus

Who is Better, Zyra or Rammus?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Zyra usually fairs equally well when facing off against Rammus, with a 50.2% win rate. Therefore, Zyra makes an ok counter to Rammus.

While Zyra does have a higher win rate than Rammus, when they face off with one another, Zyra also has a greater level of difficulty that makes her a more difficult champ to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Zyra into Rammusas her relative depth means you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Furthermore, Zyra has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Rammus. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion in League of Legends, in Zyra vs Rammus matchups, Zyra is the better champion with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.

Zyra is a decent counter to Rammus. Make sure you focus your play on keeping up your gold income and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Zyra against Rammus.

Additional Information for Zyra Players

How We Calculated Our Zyra vs Rammus Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Rammus as Zyra, we analyzed 1,225 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 Rammus 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 truly master Zyra in order to counter Rammus during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions shown here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Zyra typically picks up more CS relative to Rammus. Champions who on average don't get many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be effective, such as supports. 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, usually have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values reported here to do well.

The most important items to focus on in your Zyra versus Rammus build include Liandry's Anguish, Shard of True Ice, and Demonic Embrace. When Zyra used at least these three pieces in her build, she performed significantly better when facing Rammus than with many other common builds. In fact, Zyra had an average win rate of 50.2% when playing against Rammus with this build.

To have the best chance of vanquishing Rammus as Zyra, Zyra players should use 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 rune builds we have analyed for Zyra vs Rammus counterpicks, this mix of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 50.2% win rate overall.

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