Click to open network menu
Join or Log In
Mobafire logo

Join the leading League of Legends community. Create and share Champion Guides and Builds.

Create an MFN Account


Xin Zhao Build Guide by aCuria

Jungle Xin Zhao Math Build (Season 11)

Jungle Xin Zhao Math Build (Season 11)

Updated on June 17, 2021
New Guide
Vote Vote
League of Legends Build Guide Author aCuria Build Guide By aCuria 3,938 Views 0 Comments
3,938 Views 0 Comments League of Legends Build Guide Author aCuria Xin Zhao Build Guide By aCuria Updated on June 17, 2021
Did this guide help you? If so please give them a vote or leave a comment. You can even win prizes by doing so!

You must be logged in to comment. Please login or register.

I liked this Guide
I didn't like this Guide
Commenting is required to vote!
Would you like to add a comment to your vote?

Thank You!

Your votes and comments encourage our guide authors to continue
creating helpful guides for the League of Legends community.

Choose Champion Build:

  • LoL Champion: Xin Zhao
    Assasin XZ
  • LoL Champion: Xin Zhao

Runes: HOB

1 2
Hail of Blades
Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection
Relentless Hunter

Legend: Alacrity

+10% Attack Speed
+9 Adaptive (5.4 AD or 9 AP)
+6 Armor


LoL Summoner Spell: Challenging Smite

Challenging Smite

LoL Summoner Spell: Flash


LeagueSpy Logo
Jungle Role
Ranked #33 in
Jungle Role
Win 51%
Get More Stats
Jungle Role Ranked #33 in
Jungle Role
Win 51%
More Xin Zhao Runes

Champion Build Guide

Xin Zhao Math Build (Season 11)

By aCuria
I am aCuria, and I have been working on finding the pareto optimal builds for Xin Zhao through a computer model.

You can find the original reddit post here:
Assasin Build
In this playstyle we care about burst damage (time to kill) and effective HP ignoring healing. In teamfights we aim the squishy backline

Prowlers claw appears to be the optimal item for Xin Zhao at 2 items and beyond against squishy targets. In the computer model, I only assume that the prowlers 15% damage amplification active kicks in after 3 seconds, with the rough skill order:

e w r q aa aa aa w prowler aa ...

If you can execute prowlers first, then the damage will go up even further, but this is not practical to execute:

prowler e w r q aa aa aa

Overall Prowlers can be played with either HOB or LT, where HOB is better for the first 3 aa's and LT is better if the total engage time extends beyond 4-5s. Overall, I think HOB is better.
Shieldbow Builds
Kraken / Shieldbow is a dps build that is good against tanks.

1) Combat time must be long and the lethal tempo or conqueror rune used. Total combat time should be >=5s:

This lets you have a chance to kill the tanks, while with Prowlers you can run out of damage before the tank dies.
League of Legends Build Guide Author aCuria
aCuria Xin Zhao Guide
Vote Vote
Xin Zhao Math Build (Season 11)

League of Legends Champions:

Teamfight Tactics Guide