4

Tier

Win Rate

50.6%

Pick Rate

7.2%

Ban Rate

22.0%

Matches

20,755

Playstyle: Zed Builds

  1. Lethality

    1,722 Games

    Electrocute
    Sorcery
    Voltaic Cyclosword
    Youmuu's Ghostblade

    55%

  2. Lethality

    1,519 Games

    Electrocute
    Sorcery
    Voltaic Cyclosword
    Profane Hydra

    53%

  3. Bruiser / Lethality

    271 Games

    First Strike
    Sorcery
    Eclipse
    Sundered Sky

    52%

Pro Zed Builds

  1. Tyler1

    Tyler1

    Electrocute
    Precision
    Voltaic Cyclosword
    Profane Hydra

    vs

    Akshan
  2. LL Stylish

    LL Stylish

    Electrocute
    Inspiration
    Voltaic Cyclosword
    Profane Hydra

    vs

    Lissandra
  3. LL Stylish

    LL Stylish

    Electrocute
    Inspiration
    Voltaic Cyclosword
    Profane Hydra

    vs

    Anivia
  4. LL Stylish

    LL Stylish

    Electrocute
    Inspiration
    Voltaic Cyclosword
    Profane Hydra

    vs

    Ahri
  5. LL Stylish

    LL Stylish

    Electrocute
    Inspiration
    Voltaic Cyclosword
    Edge of Night

    vs

    Hwei
  6. LL Stylish

    LL Stylish

    Electrocute
    Inspiration
    Voltaic Cyclosword
    Profane Hydra

    vs

    Katarina

Core Zed Item Build Order

Long Sword

Starting

Voltaic Cyclosword
The Brutalizer
Kircheis Shard

1st

Ionian Boots of Lucidity
Boots
Glowing Mote

2nd

Youmuu's Ghostblade
Serrated Dirk
Rectrix

3rd

Edge of Night
Serrated Dirk
Tunneler

4th

Serylda's Grudge
The Brutalizer
Last Whisper

5th

Axiom Arc
The Brutalizer
Caulfield's Warhammer

6th

Long Sword
Voltaic Cyclosword
Ionian Boots of Lucidity
Youmuu's Ghostblade
Edge of Night
Serylda's Grudge
Axiom Arc

Core Zed Item Build Path

Situational

Maw of Malmortius
Profane Hydra
Guardian Angel
Eclipse
Opportunity
Hubris
Serpent's Fang

Summoner Spells

FlashIgnite

Damage Breakdown

89% 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.move_speed,Move Speedlol:shardInfo.scaling_health,Scaling Health
lol:shardInfo.health,Healthlol:shardInfo.tenacity_slow_resist,Tenacity & Slow Resistlol:shardInfo.scaling_health,Scaling Health
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's Matchups

Zedwinslane against...

Aurelion Sol

Aurelion Sol

469 Matches

78.3% in Lane

53.5% in Game

Kassadin

Kassadin

282 Matches

74.8% in Lane

51.4% in Game

Annie

Annie

162 Matches

72.8% in Lane

50.0% in Game

Smolder

Smolder

391 Matches

70.3% in Lane

56.0% in Game

Taliyah

Taliyah

144 Matches

65.3% in Lane

45.1% in Game

Veigar

Veigar

275 Matches

63.6% in Lane

57.8% in Game

Talon

Talon

273 Matches

63.4% in Lane

58.2% in Game

Syndra

Syndra

362 Matches

63.0% in Lane

51.7% in Game

Galio

Galio

234 Matches

62.8% in Lane

54.7% in Game

Twisted Fate

Twisted Fate

827 Matches

61.9% in Lane

50.1% in Game

Katarina

Katarina

888 Matches

59.9% in Lane

50.3% in Game

Ahri

Ahri

949 Matches

59.5% in Lane

48.3% in Game

Corki

Corki

129 Matches

58.9% in Lane

46.5% in Game

Naafiri

Naafiri

201 Matches

57.7% in Lane

51.2% in Game

Neeko

Neeko

167 Matches

56.3% in Lane

47.9% in Game

Vex

Vex

252 Matches

55.6% in Lane

50.4% in Game

Cassiopeia

Cassiopeia

172 Matches

55.2% in Lane

48.8% in Game

Orianna

Orianna

347 Matches

55.0% in Lane

55.0% in Game

Akali

Akali

855 Matches

54.5% in Lane

52.5% in Game

Hwei

Hwei

833 Matches

54.5% in Lane

54.3% in Game

Fizz

Fizz

557 Matches

54.4% in Lane

50.4% in Game

LeBlanc

LeBlanc

420 Matches

54.3% in Lane

50.5% in Game

Lissandra

Lissandra

448 Matches

54.2% in Lane

51.1% in Game

Azir

Azir

423 Matches

54.1% in Lane

49.6% in Game

Sylas

Sylas

837 Matches

54.0% in Lane

49.2% in Game

Vladimir

Vladimir

441 Matches

53.1% in Lane

47.4% in Game

Ryze

Ryze

153 Matches

52.9% in Lane

47.7% in Game

Yone

Yone

762 Matches

52.8% in Lane

50.3% in Game

Malzahar

Malzahar

384 Matches

52.6% in Lane

53.6% in Game

Ekko

Ekko

455 Matches

52.5% in Lane

45.7% in Game

Lux

Lux

382 Matches

51.3% in Lane

53.9% in Game

Zoe

Zoe

201 Matches

51.2% in Lane

57.7% in Game

Xerath

Xerath

229 Matches

51.1% in Lane

48.0% in Game

Akshan

Akshan

237 Matches

51.1% in Lane

53.2% in Game

Pantheon

Pantheon

145 Matches

51.0% in Lane

46.2% in Game

Yasuo

Yasuo

1141 Matches

50.1% in Lane

49.8% in Game

Gragas

Gragas

216 Matches

50.0% in Lane

43.5% in Game

Zedloseslane against...

Irelia

Irelia

512 Matches

42.2% in Lane

50.0% in Game

Malphite

Malphite

336 Matches

43.2% in Lane

43.5% in Game

Qiyana

Qiyana

365 Matches

44.1% in Lane

46.3% in Game

Diana

Diana

351 Matches

44.7% in Lane

49.6% in Game

Anivia

Anivia

262 Matches

47.3% in Lane

46.9% in Game

Jayce

Jayce

167 Matches

47.9% in Lane

50.3% in Game

Viktor

Viktor

279 Matches

48.4% in Lane

50.5% in Game

Karma

Karma

809 Matches

49.7% in Lane

48.5% in Game

Tristana

Tristana

163 Matches

49.7% in Lane

55.8% in Game

Win Rate

50.5%

(-0.2%)

vs last patch
Pick Rate

7.3%

(+0.1%)

vs last patch
Ban Rate

22.5%

(0.0%)

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.
Zed
Q
deals 60% reduced damage to enemies beyond the first.
Enemy champions hit by
Zed
E
reduces
Zed
W
's cooldown by 2 seconds.
Zed can swap places with
Zed
R
's Shadow from any distance.
Zed is untargetable during
Zed
R
's cast.
Strengths
Excels at all-ins and short trades.
Has consistently high burst damage, especially when combo'd with
Zed
R
.
Has a lot of outplay potential with
Zed
W
/
Zed
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.
Zed
W
has a longer cooldown of 20 seconds at rank 1. Once used, he can be punished.
Directly countered by anyone who purchases
Seeker's Armguard
or
Zhonya's Hourglass
.