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LoL Champion Build Guides: Zilean

Zilean The Chronokeeper

Find the best Zilean 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 Zilean build for the S11 meta. Learn more about Zilean's abilities, skins, or even ask your own questions to the community!

Season 11 Guides // Patch 11.21 & Patch 11.20
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

[11.21] [EUW Master] - Rank 1 - Zilean Support Guide

Guide by Arcurath updated October 22, 2021
  • In-depth
9.2
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

PAPA ZILEAN - SUPPORT + MID

Guide by Papa Urgot updated October 22, 2021
  • In-depth
Season 11 Builds // Patch 11.21 & Patch 11.20
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

[11.21] Zilean Crit Master

Build by Nova9 updated October 24, 2021
New Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean Jungle (Plus 5 Gom Points)

Build by GomsGospel updated October 17, 2021
New Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean The Support We Need But Don't Deserve

Build by Monsoonical updated October 24, 2021
New Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

-S11- Zilean_Skidaddle Skidoodle I by Kimera

Build by KimeraBuilds04 updated October 23, 2021
New Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean Gungle

Build by Guest updated October 17, 2021
  • Off-Meta
Season 11 Guides // Other Patches
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

[11.18] Zilean Still God CCer support. [English/Español]

Guide by TwitchTV Sarodag updated September 10, 2021
  • In-depth
9.4
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

『振謙』❄️ GLACIAL Zilean ⏰💣⏳ SUPPORT / MID

Guide by lkycch updated January 23, 2021
  • In-depth
9.2
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Challenger Zilean Support Guide

Guide by Biotic updated September 18, 2021
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Challenger Zilean Mid/Top Guide by TheDisconnect - 1000 LP

Guide by TheDisconnectEUW updated September 21, 2021
  • In-depth
8.6
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

[S11]Portable Time Machine Zilean [Mid/Support]

Guide by Autism.Alex updated January 1, 2021
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Beginner's Guide to Support Zilean

Guide by SpartanDumpster updated May 28, 2021
  • In-depth
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

『振謙』ARCANE Zilean ⏰💣⏳ SUPPORT / MID

Guide by lkycch updated January 23, 2021
  • In-depth
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean Support

Guide by Menso updated May 3, 2021
8.1
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

[11.12] [In-Depth] Zilean MID/SUPPORT Guide From A One Trick

Guide by Zileni updated June 13, 2021
  • In-depth
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

The Vendor of Time (Full AP)

Guide by jabana1290 updated November 20, 2020
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

OTP Zilean Mid (Season 11) [WIP]

Guide by dDenzere updated November 21, 2020
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Deadly Zilean Support

Guide by Vailorn updated November 16, 2020
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

[11.19] Nino's Zilean High Diamond Support Build/Guide!

Guide by Nino_euw updated September 28, 2021
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Zilean Build & Runes

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

Patch 11.21: 263728 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Zilean's Top Items

Zilean's Runes

Zilean's Best Runes 70%

Win Rate 54 Games

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Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Summon Aery
Summon Aery
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band
LoL Rune: Transcendence
Transcendence
LoL Rune: Scorch
Scorch

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Presence of Mind
Presence of Mind
LoL Rune: Coup de Grace
Coup de Grace

Second Best

Zilean's 2nd Best Runes 50%

Win Rate 1547 Games

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Summon Aery
Summon Aery
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band
LoL Rune: Transcendence
Transcendence
LoL Rune: Scorch
Scorch

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight

Third Best

Zilean's 3rd Best Runes 53%

Win Rate 782 Games

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Summon Aery
Summon Aery
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band
LoL Rune: Celerity
Celerity
LoL Rune: Waterwalking
Waterwalking

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Relentless Hunter
Relentless Hunter
LoL Rune: Cheap Shot
Cheap Shot
More Zilean Runes

Zilean's Summoner Spells

Zilean's Best Summoner Spells 51%

Win Rate 9645 Games

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Second Best

Zilean's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 52%

Win Rate 6446 Games

Exhaust Flash

Third Best

Zilean's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 52%

Win Rate 567 Games

Flash Heal

Zilean's Starters

Zilean's Best Starter Items 51%

Win Rate 11883 Games

Trinket

Zilean's Best Trinket 52%

Win Rate 15883 Games

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Second Best

Zilean's 2nd Best Trinket 43%

Win Rate 986 Games

Stealth Ward

Third Best

Zilean's 3rd Best Trinket 45%

Win Rate 199 Games

Farsight Alteration
Don’t forget
to Buy Wards

Zilean's Ability Order

Zilean's Best Ability Order 67%

Win Rate 235 Games

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Top Zilean Players

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

Patch 11.21: 263734 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Zilean's Top Items

Zilean's Runes

Zilean's Best Runes 60%

Win Rate 87 Games

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Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Summon Aery
Summon Aery
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band
LoL Rune: Transcendence
Transcendence
LoL Rune: Scorch
Scorch

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery
LoL Rune: Time Warp Tonic
Time Warp Tonic

Second Best

Zilean's 2nd Best Runes 51%

Win Rate 101 Games

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Summon Aery
Summon Aery
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band
LoL Rune: Transcendence
Transcendence
LoL Rune: Scorch
Scorch

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight

Third Best

Zilean's 3rd Best Runes 48%

Win Rate 95 Games

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Summon Aery
Summon Aery
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band
LoL Rune: Transcendence
Transcendence
LoL Rune: Scorch
Scorch

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery
LoL Rune: Time Warp Tonic
Time Warp Tonic
More Zilean Runes

Zilean's Summoner Spells

Zilean's Best Summoner Spells 53%

Win Rate 1626 Games

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Second Best

Zilean's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 54%

Win Rate 820 Games

Flash Ignite

Third Best

Zilean's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 53%

Win Rate 373 Games

Exhaust Flash

Zilean's Starters

Zilean's Best Starter Items 56%

Win Rate 524 Games

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Second Best

Zilean's 2nd Best Starter Items 51%

Win Rate 912 Games

Doran's Ring Health Potion

Third Best

Zilean's 3rd Best Starter Items 56%

Win Rate 288 Games

Corrupting Potion

Trinket

Zilean's Best Trinket 56%

Win Rate 962 Games

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  • 3

Second Best

Zilean's 2nd Best Trinket 50%

Win Rate 1228 Games

Stealth Ward

Third Best

Zilean's 3rd Best Trinket 53%

Win Rate 802 Games

Farsight Alteration
Don’t forget
to Buy Wards

Zilean's Ability Order

Zilean's Best Ability Order 68%

Win Rate 71 Games

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Top Zilean Players

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

Zilean 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 Zilean guides to see how to build and play against other champions you may find yourself up against!


This counter data is for Zilean Support in Plat+ games. The percent shown is the enemy champion's counter rating against Zilean. 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.

CR is Counter Rating, which is a combination of multiple counter factors. Counters shown are for Zilean Zilean Support

Zilean Skins

Zilean's Abilities

Questions About Zilean

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Zilean & Fountain of Life Rune

So, I'm new to LOL by a large margin,I guess,and I following various builds. One that catches my attention is one with [[Fountain of Life]]. The rune mentions that when you impair a champion' movement,any ally that attacks that champion heals. I...

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Can you help me out with Zilean?

So I'm new to the game and I like to play support because of my personality.I'm trying to rank up and my main sp champion is Zilean.Is he a viable champion for rank?Can you give me tips for playing him or any tip on playing sp overall.I'm really...

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Zilean's Time Bomb Stun Problem

The most annoying thing that could happen when using Zilean is when you quickly Q>W>Q at *almost* the same ground/champion they do not stick to the same unit/champion. Do I just need more practice or something is really off with the time...

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Feeling difficult to deal damage to mages who build RoA, what should I do?

Situation: In the early-mid game, I built Morellonomicon, opponent built RoA. Problem: Feeling difficult to deal damage to opponents who build RoA. As they have higher effective health after building RoA, I feel like 'my abilities do not...

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Does Morde's ult stop Zileans Revive?

Alright, so i was just in a game of ARAM, and i was trying to taunt their morde to dive me. My ult was up, i saw the hourglasses rotate around me, but he ulted me and i still died. So my question is, does mordekaisers ult stop mine because of the...

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Zilean, Time Master or something like that

I've recently started using Zilean since he's free this week. My reason for doing so is that I've seen players say that Zilean is a terrible champ and I've actually googled about him and the results from what I've seen say that he sucks. . after...

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Zilean Viable?

Personally, I have always like [[zilean]] as a champion. And now that [[tear of the goddess]] is cheaper, I figure that his mana issues will be solved, yet I never seem to see any [[zilean]]s...

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