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LoL Champion Build Guides: Xin Zhao

Xin Zhao The Seneschal of Demacia

Find the best Xin Zhao build guides for League of Legends S11 Patch 11.21. The MOBAFire community works hard to keep their LoL builds and guides updated, and will help you craft the best Xin Zhao build for the S11 meta. Learn more about Xin Zhao's abilities, skins, or even ask your own questions to the community!

Season 1 Builds
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LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide
LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide

Xin Zhao Beat all others

Build by Guest updated July 17, 2011
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LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide
LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide

Pro xin

Build by Farshikh updated July 16, 2011
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LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide
LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide

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Build by Guest updated July 16, 2011
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LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide
LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide

Basic Guide to Xin

Build by sharpskillzero updated July 16, 2011
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LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide
LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide

Xin Zhao viable build.

Build by tna1337 updated July 15, 2011
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LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide
LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide

Xin Zhao [Asian Warrior Master

Build by petixe updated July 15, 2011
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LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide
LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide

Xin Zhao , the destroyer

Build by pesho961 updated July 14, 2011
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LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide
LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide

xin zhao three strikes and your out

Build by Trumen updated July 14, 2011
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LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide
LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide

xin tank

Build by Guest updated July 13, 2011
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LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide
LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide

xin tank

Build by Guest updated July 13, 2011
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LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide
LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide

Xin Zhao - Blink and You will miss it

Build by KrimsonKrypt1 updated July 13, 2011
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LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide
LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide

Xin Zhao - The Demasian Slayer

Build by PJzinc updated July 12, 2011
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LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide
LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide

The Best : Xin Zhao

Build by killer2 updated July 12, 2011
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LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide
LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide

Xin Zhao DPS+TANKY

Build by Chillax990 updated July 11, 2011
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LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide
LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide

Xin

Build by Guest updated July 11, 2011
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LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide
LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide

t4etetttt

Build by Guest updated July 10, 2011
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LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide
LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide

TRG presents to you: Pubstomping with XIN ZHAO!

Build by TRGrevealed updated July 10, 2011
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LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide
LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide

here xin

Build by Str8genocide updated July 10, 2011
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LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide
LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide

Xin Zhao, Never Retreat

Build by Killer2c updated July 9, 2011
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LoL Champion Xin Zhao Build Guide

Xin Zhao: Ownage

Build by MlodyQQ updated July 9, 2011
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Xin Zhao Build & Runes

If you're looking for the best rune build for Xin Zhao we've got you covered. Below you can find the best items and runes to build for Xin Zhao, as determined by LeagueSpy's calculations of thousands of Plat+ League of Legends games. If you are already familiar with how to play Xin Zhao this is a great resource to quickly get a good rune selection for Patch 11.21. However, if you are a new Xin Zhao player we highly recommend reading through some of the guides above to learn why this build is strong on Xin Zhao!

Patch 11.21: 263246 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Xin Zhao's Top Items

Xin Zhao's Runes

Xin Zhao's Best Runes 51%

Win Rate 10689 Games

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Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Conqueror
Conqueror
LoL Rune: Triumph
Triumph
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Last Stand
Last Stand

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Magical Footwear
Magical Footwear
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight

Second Best

Xin Zhao's 2nd Best Runes 51%

Win Rate 5750 Games

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Conqueror
Conqueror
LoL Rune: Triumph
Triumph
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Coup de Grace
Coup de Grace

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Magical Footwear
Magical Footwear
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight

Third Best

Xin Zhao's 3rd Best Runes 52%

Win Rate 3516 Games

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Conqueror
Conqueror
LoL Rune: Triumph
Triumph
LoL Rune: Legend: Tenacity
Legend: Tenacity
LoL Rune: Last Stand
Last Stand

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Magical Footwear
Magical Footwear
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight
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Xin Zhao's Summoner Spells

Xin Zhao's Best Summoner Spells 51%

Win Rate 37857 Games

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Second Best

Xin Zhao's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 61%

Win Rate 67 Games

Flash Ignite

Third Best

Xin Zhao's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 49%

Win Rate 515 Games

Smite Ignite

Xin Zhao's Starters

Xin Zhao's Best Starter Items 50%

Win Rate 17007 Games

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Trinket

Xin Zhao's Best Trinket 51%

Win Rate 30833 Games

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Second Best

Xin Zhao's 2nd Best Trinket 48%

Win Rate 7323 Games

Stealth Ward

Third Best

Xin Zhao's 3rd Best Trinket 70%

Win Rate 70 Games

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Top Xin Zhao Players

Get match statisctics & builds Top Xin Zhao Players are using on LeagueSpy!

Xin Zhao Counters

Learn 's counters and discover matchups where they have an advantage! When you're starting a game of League of Legends you should always keep in mind if you'll be at an advantage or disadvantage against your opponent, so you can know whether to bully them or play safe. You can find detailed breakdowns of each matchup on CounterStats, and you can also check out some Xin Zhao guides to see how to build and play against other champions you may find yourself up against!


This counter data is for Xin Zhao Jungle in Plat+ games. The percent shown is the enemy champion's counter rating against Xin Zhao. Counter rating is our own statistic that factors in counter kills, overall kills, early lead ratio, comeback ratio, and win percent to give the whole picture of that champion's effectiveness as a counter pick.

Xin Zhao Skins

Xin Zhao's Abilities

Xin Zhao's Determination
Determination Xin Zhao's Passive Xin Zhao's Passive
Self
Xin Zhao's Passive
Xin Zhao's Passive
Xin Zhao gains a Determination I and Determination II stack for every Wind Becomes Lightning strike or basic attack on-hit, up to a maximum of two.

At two Determination I stacks, Xin Zhao's next Wind Becomes Lightning strike or basic attack on-hit consumes the stacks to heal him for 7βˆ’92 (+0.1% attack damage) (+55% of ability power) (depending on level).

At two Determination II stacks, Xin Zhao's next Wind Becomes Lightning strike or basic attack on-attack consumes the stacks to deal 15 / 25 / 35 / 45% AD bonus physical damage (depending on level).
Q
Xin Zhao's Three Talon Strike
Three Talon Strike Xin Zhao's Q Ability
Self
30
7 / 6.5 / 6 / 5.5 / 5
Xin Zhao empowers his spear for 5 seconds, causing his next three basic attacks on-attack to become uncancelable, deal 16 / 25 / 34 / 43 / 52 (+0.4% bonus attack damage) bonus physical damage and reduce his other abilities' cooldowns by 1 second each. The second attack will refresh Three Talon Strike's duration.

The third attack consumes the effect to knock up the target for 0.75 seconds.

Three Talon Strike resets Xin Zhao's basic attack timer and is affected by critical strike modifiers.
W
Xin Zhao's Wind Becomes Lightning
Wind Becomes Lightning Xin Zhao's W Ability
1000
60
12 / 11 / 10 / 9 / 8
Xin Zhao uses his spear to slash in an arc and, after the cast time, thrust in a line in the target direction. Each strike deals 30 / 40 / 50 / 60 / 70 (+0.3% attack damage) physical damage to all enemies hit, modified to 50βˆ’100% against minions (depending on level), and the thrust's damage is increased by 0βˆ’33.3% (depending on critical strike chance) for a total of 70 / 115 / 160 / 205 / 250 (+1.1% attack damage) (+50% of ability power).Enemies hit by the thrust are also slowed by 50% for 1.5 seconds and, if they are a champion or monster, revealed for 3 seconds.

The durations of Three Talon Strike, Audacious Charge's bonus attack speed and Crescent Guard are delayed relative to Wind Becomes Lightning's cast time after 0.2 seconds of its activation.

Wind Becomes Lightning's damage heals Xin Zhao for 33.3% of his life steal.
E
Xin Zhao's Audacious Charge
Audacious Charge Xin Zhao's E Ability
650
50
11
Xin Zhao dashes to the target enemy's location, dealing 50 / 75 / 100 / 125 / 150 (+60% of ability power) magic damage to all enemies around the primary target and slowing them by 30% for 0.5 seconds. Audacious Charge's range is increased against Challenged targets.

Xin Zhao then gains 40 / 45 / 50 / 55 / 60% bonus attack speed for 5 seconds.

Xin Zhao cannot cast Wind Becomes Lightning while dashing, but he may still buffer it. Three Talon Strike and Crescent Guard can both be cast during the dash.
R
Xin Zhao's Crescent Guard
Crescent Guard Xin Zhao's Ultimate (R) Ability
450
100
120 / 110 / 100 / 100 / 100
PASSIVE: The last enemy champion hit by Xin Zhao's basic attacks, Wind Becomes Lightning's thrust, or Audacious Charge is Challenged for 3 seconds. The last monster hit by Wind Becomes Lightning's thrust is also Challenged for the same duration.

ACTIVE: Xin Zhao sweeps his spear around him, dealing 75 / 175 / 275 (+1.0% bonus attack damage) (+110% of ability power) (+15% of target's current health) physical damage to all nearby enemies, capped at 600 against monsters, and knocking back and stunning all non-Challenged targets hit over 0.75 seconds.

For the next 5 seconds, Xin Zhao is also invulnerable to enemy champions more than 450-units away from him.

Questions About Xin Zhao

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