A lot of your agressive spells are also your escapes. Make sure you always have a plan to get out of the fight.
Hitting an enemy with the Hold version of Bone Skewer will always pull them the same distance. Use it in melee range to throw targets behind you.
The Tap version of Bone Skewer is much faster and deals additional damage.
Pyke is very fragile so don't be afraid to temporarily run from a fight. You can regenerate a significant amount of health from Gift of the Drowned Ones when enemies can't see you.
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.
The Pyke Zyra synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Zyra, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.
Overall, Pyke sees a very large drop in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Zyra. His KDA went down from NaN to NaN. This worsening shows that Zyra helps Pyke perform poorer in ranked League of Legends games. Yet, the small difference proves that this performance change is not very impactful.
When Pyke is paired with Zyra, he sees a noticable increase in his full damage dealt. This could signal that Zyra provides cover for him to deal more damage or that her support also helps extend the game's duration. Similarly, when Pyke is played with Zyra on the same team, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when he plays on his own. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing with Zyra.
Additionally, when Pyke plays with Zyra on the same side, he usually receives more damage than when he plays alone. Getting dealt more damage could mean that Zyra does a poor job of covering Pyke during teamfights.
There is no universally accepted best synergy for Pyke that will 100% of the time be his best teammate. However, overall, Zyra is a very bad teammate for Pyke. By being on the same side as Pyke, she drops their win rate by -5.0% to 45.0%. This signals that there is a terrible strategic relationship between Pyke and Zyra that allows them to perform worse together than alone.
Zyra has a lower difficulty than Pyke. That means you don't need to be careful when enlisting Zyra teammates to fight alongside, as they will need a relatively low level of skill to be able to play well with you.
Fighting together, you should expect to witness an overall large increase in your team’s capacity to dish out massive AD. Combined, these two can tear through the other team with a lot of physcial damage.
Conversely, by grouping Pyke and Zyra together, you will not be granting your side a lot of engage potential. Plan to pick other champions on your team that nullifies this hole in their abilities.
Regardless of the ability of your Zyra teammate, you should focus on maximizing your gold income, outlasting your enemies, and taking down objectives. If you heed this simple advice, you will do well, regardless.
If you would like to truly master Pyke to work well with Zyra during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League rounds, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this champion pairing. If you mind the build and suggestions displayed here, you will grow your win rate significantly.
The most crucial items to use in your Pyke and Zyra synergy build include Duskblade of Draktharr, Youmuu's Ghostblade, and Pauldrons of Whiterock. When Pyke used at least these three finished items in his build, he performed significantly better when paired up with Zyra than with many other common builds. In fact, Pyke had an average winrate of 45.0% when playing alongside Zyra with this build.
To have the greatest chance of vanquishing your oponents, Pyke players should use the Hail of Blades, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Second Wind, and Unflinching runes from the Domination and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the runes we have analyed for this champion pairing, this order of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 45.0% win rate overall.
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