Zed
tier-1
P
Q

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W

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E

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R

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Recommended Build

Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Long Sword
Refillable Potion

Core Build Path: NaN% Win Rate (17678 Games)

Ionian Boots of Lucidity
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Eclipse
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Youmuu's Ghostblade
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The Collector
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Serpent's Fang
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Serylda's Grudge

Core Final Build: NaN% Win Rate (17678 Games)

Ionian Boots of Lucidity
Eclipse
Youmuu's Ghostblade
The Collector
Serpent's Fang
Serylda's Grudge

Runes

Domination
Electrocute
Hitting a champion with 3 separate attacks or abilities in 3s deals bonus adaptive damage.
Taste of Blood
Heal when you damage an enemy champion.
Eyeball Collection
Collect eyeballs for champion takedowns. Gain permanent AD or AP, adaptive for each eyeball plus bonus upon collection completion.
Ultimate Hunter
Unique takedowns grant permanent cooldown reduction on your Ultimate.
Sorcery
Transcendence
Gain bonuses upon reaching the following levels:
Level 5: +5 Ability Haste
Level 8: +5 Ability Haste
Level 11: On Champion takedown, reduce the remaining cooldown of basic abilities by 20%.
Gathering Storm
Gain increasing amounts of AD or AP, adaptive over the course of the game.
Adaptive Force
+9 Adaptive Force
Adaptive Force
+9 Adaptive Force
Magic Resist
+8 MR
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R

Skill Order

Q

E

W

Damage Breakdown

Zed's Statistics

Kills8.4

Deaths6.0

Assists5.7

Damage23,237.6

Damage Mitigated15,063.7

Gold Earned12,211.0

Gold Earned12,211.0

Playing against Zed

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.
Power Spike
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.
Vulnerable
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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