4

Tier

Win Rate

52.1%

Pick Rate

5.1%

Ban Rate

1.3%

Matches

38,029

Xin Zhao Runes

Build Patch 14.10

Core Xin Zhao Item Build Order

59.8% Win Rate (728 Games)
Gustwalker Hatchling

Starting

Sundered Sky

1st

Plated Steelcaps

2nd

Black Cleaver

3rd

Sterak's Gage

4th

Black Cleaver

5th

Sundered Sky

6th

Gustwalker Hatchling
Sundered Sky
Plated Steelcaps
Black Cleaver
Sterak's Gage
Black Cleaver
Sundered Sky

Core Xin Zhao Item Build Path

Situational

Frozen Heart
Wit's End
Death's Dance
Guardian Angel
Kaenic Rookern
Randuin's Omen
Titanic Hydra

Summoner Spells

Flash
1,737 Games65%

Xin Zhao Skill Order

0
Determination

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Three Talon Strike
Wind Becomes Lightning
Audacious Charge
Crescent Guard

Xin Zhao's Counters for Jungle, Platinum+ for Patch 14.10

Discover the ultimate counters for Xin Zhao with our comprehensive guide. Learn who counters Xin Zhao in lane and throughout the game, turning the tides in your favor. Explore effective Xin Zhao counters and strategies to outplay your opponent.
Champion
Game Win Rate
Lane Win Rate
Matchup Rate
Matches
Karthus
51.7%
29.5%
4.6%
1,645
Hecarim
50.1%
32.1%
1.6%
561
Kha'Zix
52.7%
37.2%
3.9%
1,407
Diana
54.5%
38.1%
3.1%
1,120
Taliyah
48.9%
38.2%
2.8%
990

Xin Zhao's Trends for Jungle, Platinum+ for Patch 14.10

Stay ahead of the curve with the latest win rates, pick rates, and ban rates for Xin Zhao. Our Trends section offers a deep dive into how Xin Zhao is performing in the current meta, with data from the last five patches.
Win Rate

52.1%

(+0.4%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate

5.1%

(-0.2%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate

1.4%

(+0.1%)
vs last patch

Xin Zhao Guide for Jungle, Platinum+ for Patch 14.10

Learn Xin Zhao with our Xin Zhao guide. Learn about Xin Zhao's strengths and Xin Zhao's weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Xin Zhao, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • Xin Zhao
    Q
    resets Xin Zhao's auto attack.
  • Each
    Xin Zhao
    Q
    auto lowers Xin Zhao's other abilities' cooldowns by 1 second.
  • The last enemy champion Xin Zhao hit with an auto,
    Xin Zhao
    W
    's thrust, or
    Xin Zhao
    E
    is Challenged for 3 seconds.
  • Against enemies Xin Zhao has Challenged,
    Xin Zhao
    E
    's range is increased to 1100 and they cannot be knocked back by
    Xin Zhao
    R
    .
Strengths
  • Has a strong early game, and has the option to play aggressively and invade the enemy jungler.
  • His teamfighting becomes much stronger after unlocking
    Xin Zhao
    R
    .
  • Xin Zhao
    R
    doubles as a disengaging tool.
  • Excels with items that enhance his dueling capabilities, survivability, and engage potential.
Weaknesses
  • Can be kited very easily by mobile champions or ones who outrange him.
  • Needs a lead to stay ahead, and falls off if he doesn't get one.
  • Once
    Xin Zhao
    E
    is used, Xin Zhao has no way out of a fight.

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