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

Zyra vs Zoe

How to Beat Zoe as Zyra in LoL Zoe is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Zoe as Zyra

based on 1,214 Zyra vs Zoe matchups
Win Rate
54.6 %
K/D/A
2.29
Pick Rate
1.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked League of Legends matches that we analyze every week. This guide on how to beat Zoe as Zyra came out of an evaluation of 1214 ranked matches where both champions faced one another. This particular champion matchup is relatively rare. Zyra has to counter Zoe in only 1.5% of her rounds.

Zyra vs Zoe Matchup Summary

Zyra has done a great job of beating Zoe. Typically, she wins a fantastic 54.6% of games the champions battle one another in. In Zyra against Zoe matches, Zyra’s team is 0.1% less expected to gain first blood, indicating that she probably won't get first blood against Zoe.

Best Zyra vs Zoe 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 AnguishZhonya's HourglassShard of True Ice

Optional Items

MorellonomiconRylai's Crystal Scepter

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
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E
2
W
3
Q
4
E
5
E
6
R
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E
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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 Zoe as Zyra

Tips for Playing as Zyra against Zoe

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 Zoe

Zoe's Paddle Star deals more damage the further it has flown.

Zoe must return to her starting point after casting Portal Jump, making her vulnerable to a counterattack.

Sleepy Trouble Bubble travels further over walls. Stop Zoe from hiding in fog of war to prevent her from setting the spell up.

Zyra vs Zoe Counter Stats

Zyra Image
Win Rate
54.6 %
VS
Win Rate
45.4 %
Zoe Image
3.8
< Kills >
6.5
6.3
< Deaths >
5.9
10.6
< Assists >
7.4
0.85
< Killing Sprees >
1.46
50
< Minions Killed >
134
0.11
< Dragons Killed >
0.1
0.48
< Inhibitors >
0.37
914
< Physical Damage >
1,721
18,474
< Magic Damage >
17,097
1,011
< True Damage >
3,364
20,399
< Damage Dealt >
22,184
15,901
< Damage Taken >
19,595
9,497
< Gold Earned >
10,973
1.81
< Towers >
1.56
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
1,519
< Total Healing >
2,329
11,294
< Experience >
13,318
55
< Vision Score >
24
25
< Wards Placed >
11
234
< Time Dealing CC >
132

How to Counter Zoe with Zyra in LoL

The stats shown here underscore some significant Zyra against Zoe counter statistics that may help us interpret the distinctions between the two. Zyra’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Zoe’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Zyra may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Zoe..

Zyra typically has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than her foe does. Commonly, she takes less damage than Zoe. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the champion with higher HP has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Zyra and Zoe

Damage Types Compared

Zyra
Zoe
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Zyra
Zoe

Who is Better, Zyra or Zoe?

Both League champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Zyra usually wins when taking on Zoe, with a 54.6% win rate. Therefore, Zyra makes a great counter for Zoe.

While Zyra does have a much higher win rate compared to Zoe, when they face off with one another, Zyra also has a greater level of difficulty that makes her a more challenging character to learn and master. You should be be fine when picking Zyra into Zoeas her relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Zyra also has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Zoe. 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 for every situation in League of Legends, in Zyra vs Zoe matchups, Zyra is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.

Zyra is a great counter to Zoe. Make sure you focus your play on maximizing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Zyra against Zoe.

Additional Information for Zyra Players

How We Calculated Our Zyra vs Zoe Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Zoe as Zyra, we analyzed 1,214 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 Zoe 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

If you would like to truly master Zyra to counter Zoe during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions displayed above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Zyra most often gets less CS relative to Zoe. Champs who typically don't take much CS often don't need much CS to be effective, such as support champions. 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, typically have to have many items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The best items to focus on in your Zyra versus Zoe build include Liandry's Anguish, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shard of True Ice. When Zyra combined at least these three items in her build, she did significantly better versus Zoe than with many other typical builds. In fact, Zyra boasted an average winrate of 54.6% when playing against Zoe with this build.

To have the highest likelihood of beating Zoe as Zyra, you should equip 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 that we analyzed for Zyra vs Zoe fights, this combination of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 54.6% winrate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Zoe as Zyra are given for all skill levels combined. If you would like to scope the stats and builds to an individual skill level, you should use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.