Placing a Living Shadow before using Death Mark can give Zed a safe escape from combat.
Quickly double tapping Living Shadow will teleport Zed to his shadow immediately for rapid escapes.
Saving energy and spell cooldowns until you use your ultimate will maximize Death Mark's damage.
Flame Breath is great to level-up against difficult lane opponents.
It can be valuable to purchase one of the items that can slow enemies: Frozen Mallet, Dead Man's Plate, or Entropy.
Shyvana's abilities all benefit from attacking units. As a result, Attack Speed items are more valuable on her than most champions.
Burnout is an ideal choice for jungling. Monsters will be hit by the full duration, and the speed boost improves her ganking potential.
The Zed Shyvana synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Shyvana, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.
Overall, Zed sees a large worsening in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Shyvana. His KDA went down from NaN to NaN. This decrease shows that Shyvana helps Zed perform worse in ranked League games. Yet, the small difference proves that this performance change is only marginal.
When Zed is paired with Shyvana, he gets a marginal improvement in his complete damage dealt. This change may indicate that Shyvana provides protection for him to deal more damage or that her allyship also helps extend the round's duration. Similarly, when Zed is played alongside Shyvana on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when he plays without Shyvana. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing with Shyvana.
Moreover, when Zed plays with Shyvana on the same team, he typically receives a little less damage than when he fights alone. Getting dealt not as much damage may indicate that Shyvana does a decent job of covering Zed in teamfights.
There is no ideal companion for Zed that will always be his best synergy. Yet, overall, Shyvana is a top-tier companion for Zed. By playing on the same side as Zed, she raises their win rate by 4.2% to 52.6%. This demonstrates that there is an important synergy between Zed and Shyvana that allows them to perform stronger together than alone.
Shyvana has a much lower diffuclty than Zed. That means you don't need to be very careful when enlisting Shyvana comrades to play with, as they will have to have a much lower level of skill to be able to do well with you.
When playing on the same side, you will likely witness an overall large increase in your team’s capability to dish out massive AD. Together, these champions should be able to take down targets with auto-attacks and other AD damage abilities.
In contrast, by grouping Zed and Shyvana together, you may not be providing your other allies enough crowd control. Make sure to have other champions on your team that helps cover this gap in this pairing's kit.
Regardless of your Shyvana ally's ability, you need to focus on maximizing your income, warding to avoid ambushes, and clearing objectives. If you do this, you will do well anyway.
To learn all of the intricacies of Zed to synergize with Shyvana during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League, you should keep reading to master a few extra tricks and insights into this champion pairing. If you pay attention to the build and stats displayed here, you should increase your win rate significantly.
The most important items to focus on in your Zed and Shyvana synergy build include Duskblade of Draktharr, Youmuu's Ghostblade, and Edge of Night. When Zed included at least these three great items in his build, he performed significantly better when fighting alongside Shyvana than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Zed had an average win rate of 52.6% when playing alongside Shyvana with this build.
To have the best likelihood of beating your oponents, you should equip the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Nullifying Orb, and Transcendence runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players chose for this team composition, this mix of runes resulted in the top win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 52.6% winrate overall.
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