How to Synergize Zed with Ziggs on the Same Team Zed is in the a tier of champions

Zed with Ziggs

How to Win With Zed and Ziggs Paired Together Ziggs is in the b tier of champions
Assassin
Mage

How to Synergize Zed and Ziggs

based on 884 Zed with Ziggs pairs
Win Rate
49.1 %
K/D/A
2.21
Pick Rate
1.4 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

At MOBA Champion, we pull the results of from millions of LoL games directly from Riot Games each and every week. Zed has fought alongside Ziggs in 884 recently played, ranked games. By amassing so much complete data from the hosts of League, we are sure that we can give you high quality, usable builds to help Zed synergize with Ziggs. It is very rare for Zed to play alongside Ziggs on the same side. This pairing has only happened in about 1.4% of matches with Zed.

Zed Ziggs Synergy Summary

Unfortunately, Zed does a poor job of fighting on the same side as Ziggs. Typically, he wins an acceptable 49.1% of the time the champs appear on the same team. If you want to win more matches as Zed when playing with Ziggs by figuring out how to better synergize your gameplay with him, then review the complete build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Zed Ziggs Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsSerrated Dirk

Core Zed Items

~22 Mins
EclipseYoumuu's GhostbladeSerylda's Grudge

Optional Items

Edge of NightSerpent's FangAxiom ArcThe Collector

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Zed to level up q
>
Second ability for Zed to level up e
>
Last skill for Zed to max out w

Runes

Domination Electrocute Taste of BloodEyeball CollectionUltimate Hunter
Sorcery TranscendenceScorch
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Zed's passive ability p
Zed q ability q
Zed w ability w
Zed e ability e
Zed's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Synergizing Zed and Ziggs

Tips for Playing as Zed with Ziggs

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.

Advice to Understand How Ziggs Will Play

Even if you're far from a fight you can still help from afar with Mega Inferno Bomb.

Slowing your enemies with Hexplosive Minefield makes it easier to land other abilities.

Knocking yourself over walls with Satchel Charge can be great when chasing after or escaping from enemies.

Zed Ziggs Synergy Stats

Zed Image
Win Rate
49.1 %
VS
Win Rate
50.9 %
Ziggs Image
8.3
< Kills >
8.1
6.3
< Deaths >
6
5.6
< Assists >
5.7
1.96
< Killing Sprees >
1.85
142
< Minions Killed >
146
0.38
< Dragons Killed >
0.33
0.38
< Inhibitors >
0.38
19,759
< Physical Damage >
19,636
1,065
< Magic Damage >
1,068
1,469
< True Damage >
1,422
22,293
< Damage Dealt >
22,127
24,239
< Damage Taken >
23,058
12,474
< Gold Earned >
12,202
1.5
< Towers >
1.6
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
3,162
< Total Healing >
2,783
14,432
< Experience >
14,238
20
< Vision Score >
19
8
< Wards Placed >
7
159
< Time Dealing CC >
155

How to Play with Ziggs as Zed in LoL

The Zed Ziggs synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Ziggs, 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 Ziggs. His KDA worsened from NaN to NaN. This worsening shows that Ziggs helps Zed perform worse in ranked LoL games. Yet, the small difference indicates that this performance change is not very impactful.

When Zed is paired with Ziggs, he sees a little increase in his full damage output. This difference may signal that Ziggs provides protection for him to deal more damage or that his participation also helps extend the round's duration. Similarly, when Zed is played alongside Ziggs on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when he plays without Ziggs. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing alongside Ziggs.

Additionally, when Zed plays with Ziggs on the same side, he often takes more damage than when he plays alone. Taking more damage could indicate that Ziggs does a poor job of protecting Zed in team fights.

Synergies between Zed and Ziggs

Damage Types Compared

Zed with Ziggs
Zed
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Zed
Ziggs
Synergy

Is Zed better when played alongside Ziggs?

There is no perfect ally for Zed that will no matter what be his best synergy. However, overall, Ziggs is a very typical teammate for Zed. By locking into the same side as Zed, he improves their win rate by 0.7% to 49.1%. This proves that there is only a small synergy between Zed and Ziggs that results in them performing at the top of their game together than alone.

Ziggs has a much lower diffuclty than Zed. That means you don't need to be careful when arranging Ziggs allies to go into battle on the same side as, as they will require a much lower level of skill to fight well with you.

Working alongside, you will likely witness an overall large increase in your team’s ability to destroy wih physical damage. When paired, these champs can tear through the other team with a lot of physcial damage.

In contrast, by bringing Zed and Ziggs together, you may not be giving your side a great deal of utility. We recommend you include other champions on your team that neutralizes this relative disparity in their potential.

Regardless of the ability of your Ziggs teammate, you should focus on increasing your income, warding to avoid ambushes, and clearing objectives. If you heed this simple advice, you will do well, regardless.

Additional Information for Zed Players

How We Calculated Our Zed Ziggs Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Zed and Ziggs, we analyzed 884 ranked and recent League of Legends matches. We perform advanced data cleaning and statistical methods to guarantee that our team synergy stats are accurate and reliable. You can be confident that our recommended build to pair Zed with Ziggs comes from actual 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 your division's most relevant stats and build.

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Further Insights to Win with this Champion Pairing

To truly master Zed in order to pair well with Ziggs during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends games, you should keep reading to pick up additional lessons on this champion pairing. If you use the build and suggestions displayed here, you should grow your win rate significantly.

The best finished items to prioritize in your Zed and Ziggs synergy build include Eclipse, Youmuu's Ghostblade, and Serylda's Grudge. When Zed incorporated at least these three great items in his build, he did significantly better as an ally of Ziggs than with most other common builds. In fact, Zed had an average win rate of 49.1% helping carry Ziggs with this build.

To have the highest probability of beating your oponents, you should use the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Transcendence, and Scorch runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players picked for this champion pairing, this mixture of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 49.1% win rate overall.

If you want to view Zed with Ziggs cooperations tips and stats for a an individual rank, please select one from the selection menu above. At first, the statistics and tips and suggestions given are calculated using all games played with these champs.