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Playstyle: Zed Builds

  1. Burst & Mobility

    2,991 Games

    Electrocute
    Sorcery
    Youmuu's Ghostblade

    48%

  2. Adaptive & Mobility

    1,703 Games

    First Strike
    Sorcery
    Youmuu's Ghostblade

    51%

  3. Burst & Armor Penetration

    1,387 Games

    Electrocute
    Sorcery
    Eclipse

    48%

  4. Burst & Ability Haste

    1,371 Games

    Electrocute
    Sorcery
    Duskblade of Draktharr

    49%

  5. Fighter & Armor Penetration

    1,211 Games

    Conqueror
    Sorcery
    Eclipse

    48%

Pro Zed Builds

  1. LL Stylish

    LL Stylish

    First Strike
    Resolve
    Eclipse

    vs

    Malphite
  2. LL Stylish

    LL Stylish

    Electrocute
    Sorcery
    Eclipse

    vs

    LeBlanc
  3. Ablazeolive
    Immortals

    Ablazeolive

    Conqueror
    Sorcery
    Duskblade of Draktharr

    vs

    Lux
  4. LL Stylish

    LL Stylish

    Electrocute
    Resolve
    Eclipse

    vs

    Ekko
  5. LL Stylish

    LL Stylish

    Electrocute
    Sorcery
    Youmuu's Ghostblade

    vs

    Vladimir
  6. LL Stylish

    LL Stylish

    Electrocute
    Sorcery
    Eclipse

    vs

    Zoe

Core Zed Item Build Order

Long Sword

Starting

Youmuu's Ghostblade
Serrated Dirk
Caulfield's Warhammer

1st

Ionian Boots of Lucidity
Boots

2nd

Ravenous Hydra
Tiamat
Vampiric Scepter
Caulfield's Warhammer

3rd

Serylda's Grudge
Caulfield's Warhammer
Last Whisper

4th

Black Cleaver
Caulfield's Warhammer
Kindlegem
Long Sword

5th

Serpent's Fang
Serrated Dirk
Pickaxe

6th

Long Sword

Starting

Youmuu's Ghostblade
Serrated Dirk
Caulfield's Warhammer

1st

Ionian Boots of Lucidity
Boots

2nd

Ravenous Hydra
Tiamat
Vampiric Scepter
Caulfield's Warhammer

3rd

Serylda's Grudge
Caulfield's Warhammer
Last Whisper

4th

Black Cleaver
Caulfield's Warhammer
Kindlegem
Long Sword

5th

Serpent's Fang
Serrated Dirk
Pickaxe

6th

Core Zed Item Build Path

Long Sword
Serrated Dirk
Caulfield's Warhammer
Youmuu's Ghostblade
Boots
Ionian Boots of Lucidity
Tiamat
Vampiric Scepter
Caulfield's Warhammer
Ravenous Hydra

Situational

Edge of Night
Maw of Malmortius
Guardian Angel
Axiom Arc
The Collector
Death's Dance
Chempunk Chainsword

Summoner Spells

FlashIgnite

Damage Breakdown

88% AD

Zed Runes

PrecisionDominationSorceryInspirationResolve
ElectrocutePredatorDark HarvestHail of Blades
Cheap ShotTaste of BloodSudden Impact
Zombie WardGhost PoroEyeball Collection
Treasure HunterIngenious HunterRelentless HunterUltimate Hunter
PrecisionSorceryInspirationResolve
Nullifying OrbManaflow BandNimbus Cloak
TranscendenceCelerityAbsolute Focus
ScorchWaterwalkingGathering Storm
lol:shardInfo.adaptive_force,Adaptive Forcelol:shardInfo.attack_speed,Attack Speedlol:shardInfo.ability_haste,Ability Haste
lol:shardInfo.adaptive_force,Adaptive Forcelol:shardInfo.armor,Armorlol:shardInfo.magic_resist,Magic Resist
lol:shardInfo.scaling_health,Scaling Healthlol:shardInfo.armor,Armorlol:shardInfo.magic_resist,Magic Resist
Contempt for the Weak

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Razor Shuriken

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Living Shadow

W

W

W

W

W

Shadow Slash

E

E

E

E

E

Death Mark

R

R

R

Zed Skill Order

Q

E

W

Zed Counters

Zedwinslane against...

Aurelion Sol

Aurelion Sol

272 games

81.6% in Lane

47.1% in Game

Kassadin

Kassadin

87 games

79.3% in Lane

54.0% in Game

Annie

Annie

290 games

72.8% in Lane

48.3% in Game

Galio

Galio

93 games

68.8% in Lane

48.4% in Game

Veigar

Veigar

252 games

65.9% in Lane

57.9% in Game

Katarina

Katarina

562 games

63.0% in Lane

52.3% in Game

Swain

Swain

71 games

62.0% in Lane

52.1% in Game

Lissandra

Lissandra

387 games

59.9% in Lane

46.3% in Game

Twisted Fate

Twisted Fate

268 games

59.7% in Lane

55.6% in Game

Akali

Akali

473 games

59.6% in Lane

51.0% in Game

Viktor

Viktor

324 games

59.3% in Lane

46.9% in Game

Cassiopeia

Cassiopeia

146 games

58.9% in Lane

48.6% in Game

Talon

Talon

292 games

58.2% in Lane

49.3% in Game

Vex

Vex

188 games

58.0% in Lane

48.4% in Game

Varus

Varus

71 games

57.7% in Lane

52.1% in Game

K'Sante

K'Sante

75 games

57.3% in Lane

53.3% in Game

Ahri

Ahri

839 games

56.6% in Lane

50.5% in Game

Syndra

Syndra

281 games

55.9% in Lane

45.2% in Game

Tristana

Tristana

69 games

55.1% in Lane

49.3% in Game

Fizz

Fizz

484 games

54.8% in Lane

49.2% in Game

Malzahar

Malzahar

290 games

53.4% in Lane

43.1% in Game

Ziggs

Ziggs

90 games

52.2% in Lane

45.6% in Game

Gragas

Gragas

117 games

52.1% in Lane

50.4% in Game

Akshan

Akshan

194 games

52.1% in Lane

44.8% in Game

Pantheon

Pantheon

259 games

51.7% in Lane

48.6% in Game

Qiyana

Qiyana

217 games

51.6% in Lane

52.5% in Game

Yone

Yone

372 games

51.3% in Lane

53.0% in Game

Lux

Lux

238 games

51.3% in Lane

49.2% in Game

Sylas

Sylas

441 games

51.0% in Lane

46.7% in Game

LeBlanc

LeBlanc

306 games

50.7% in Lane

49.3% in Game

Ryze

Ryze

70 games

50.0% in Lane

52.9% in Game

Zedloseslane against...

Sion

Sion

85 games

40.0% in Lane

45.9% in Game

Irelia

Irelia

305 games

42.0% in Lane

44.9% in Game

Malphite

Malphite

279 games

42.7% in Lane

44.8% in Game

Diana

Diana

123 games

43.9% in Lane

39.8% in Game

Neeko

Neeko

196 games

44.9% in Lane

49.0% in Game

Azir

Azir

186 games

45.2% in Lane

45.7% in Game

Anivia

Anivia

177 games

45.8% in Lane

43.5% in Game

Yasuo

Yasuo

834 games

45.8% in Lane

46.6% in Game

Rumble

Rumble

87 games

46.0% in Lane

48.3% in Game

Jayce

Jayce

128 games

46.1% in Lane

47.7% in Game

Orianna

Orianna

105 games

46.7% in Lane

49.5% in Game

Vladimir

Vladimir

337 games

49.0% in Lane

46.6% in Game

Zoe

Zoe

149 games

49.0% in Lane

43.0% in Game

Ekko

Ekko

240 games

49.2% in Lane

49.2% in Game

Cho'Gath

Cho'Gath

67 games

49.3% in Lane

44.8% in Game

Xerath

Xerath

93 games

49.5% in Lane

49.5% in Game

Zed vs Renekton

Zed
vs
Renekton

2.2

KDA

1.8

48.8%

Win Rate

50.7%

0%

Pick Rate

0%

21,901

Damage Dealt

18,727

29.64%

Ban Rate

2.15%

Zed's Trends

Win Rate

50.4%

(-0.3%)

vs last patch
Pick Rate

9.1%

(-0.2%)

vs last patch
Ban Rate

31.9%

(-0.4%)

vs last patch

Zed Guide

Key Insights
Zed restores energy anytime he and a Shadow land an ability on the same target, up to once per cast.
Q
deals 60% reduced damage to enemies beyond the first.
Enemy champions hit by
E
reduces
W
's cooldown by 2 seconds.
Zed can swap places with
R
's Shadow from any distance.
Zed is untargetable during
R
's cast.
Strengths
Excels at all-ins and short trades.
Has consistently high burst damage, especially when combo'd with
R
.
Has a lot of outplay potential with
W
/
R
.
Synergizes well with
Eclipse
,
Youmuu's Ghostblade
,
Axiom Arc
,
The Collector
,
Edge of Night
, and
Serylda's Grudge
. Can opt for
Duskblade of Draktharr
or
Prowler's Claw
when needed.
Weaknesses
Significantly harder to play when behind.
Struggles against most crowd control.
W
has a longer cooldown of 20 seconds at rank 1. Once used, he can be punished.
Directly countered by anyone who purchases
Stopwatch
or
Zhonya's Hourglass
.
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