Spirit of Dread restores Health when nearby enemies take damage, including damage dealt by allies. Cast this during a large fight to maximize Hecarim's survivability.
Devastating Charge deals more damage based on the distance traveled. Try using Onslaught of Shadows or Summoner Spells such as Ghost or Flash to maximize this damage.
Picking up goo chunks is very important to staying alive.
When Cell Division is ready, try to die in a position that makes it difficult for the enemy team to kill your bloblets.
Charging Elastic Slingshot from the fog of war will give opponents less time to react.
The Hecarim Zac synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Zac, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.
Overall, Hecarim sees a large worsening in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Zac. His KDA worsened from NaN to NaN. This negative change shows that Zac helps Hecarim perform poorer in competitive League matches. Yet, the small difference proves that this performance change is only marginal.
When Hecarim is paired with Zac, he sees a sizeable uptick in his full damage dealt. This difference may signal that Zac helps provide protection for him to dish out more damage or that his support also helps extend the game's duration. Similarly, when Hecarim is played with Zac on the same team, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when he plays without Zac. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing alongside Zac.
Additionally, when Hecarim plays with Zac on the same side, he often takes a little less damage than when he fights alone. Getting dealt not as much damage may mean that Zac does a decent job of covering Hecarim in teamfights.
There is no perfect companion for Hecarim that will no matter what be his ideal teammate. However, Zac is a superb ally for Hecarim. By locking into the same team as Hecarim, he improves their win rate by 3.5% to 51.1%. This proves that there is a very strong synergy between Hecarim and Zac that results in them performing at the top of their game together than alone.
Zac has a greater difficulty than Hecarim. That means Hecarim players should be cautious when lining up Zac allies to fight alongside, as they will need a greater level of skill to work well with you.
Playing alongside, you should witness an overall large increase in your team’s capacity to soak up damage. When paired, these two might be able to provide enough cover for their team's carries.
In contrast, by bringing Hecarim and Zac together, you will not be providing your other teammates much support. Plan to pick other champions on your team that fills this relative disparity in this pairing's capabilities.
Regardless of the skill of your Zac teammate, you need to focus on maximizing your income, outlasting your enemies, and clearing objectives. If you follow these simple suggestions, you should do well anyway.
If you would like to truly master Hecarim in order to work well with Zac during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League games, you should continue reading to learn additional lessons on this champion pairing. If you listen to the build and stats presented above, you will grow your win rate significantly.
The best items to get in your Hecarim and Zac synergy build include Trinity Force, Muramana, and Frozen Heart. When Hecarim used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better as an ally of Zac than with many other typical builds. In fact, Hecarim boasted an average win rate of 51.1% when synergizing his build and playstyle to Zac with these items in his kit.
To have the best probability of vanquishing your oponents, Hecarim players should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Conditioning, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune sets that we analyzed for Hecarim and Zac pairings, this combination of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 51.1% win rate overall.
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