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Zilean Build Guides, Runes, Items, and Abilities - Patch 14.12

Zilean The Chronokeeper

Find the best Zilean build guides for League of Legends S14 Patch 14.12. The MOBAFire community works hard to keep their LoL builds and guides updated, and will help you craft the best Zilean build for the S14 meta. Learn more about Zilean's abilities, skins, or even ask your own questions to the community!

Season 2 Builds
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean - The Old *** *****

Build by Luhmelle updated September 16, 2012
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean Mid

Build by Hleh updated May 30, 2012
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

AD Zilean... The Undying Carry

Build by GIMBEN updated May 8, 2012
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean: Carry early, distract them late (mid 5v5)

Build by tomathome updated March 13, 2012
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean AP DPS/Support

Build by Mall Santa updated January 15, 2012
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean dmg guide

Build by Loggere updated December 29, 2011
4.1
2
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean the bombstuffer suport an ambiguous build

Build by rolhand updated October 23, 2012
3.3
1
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean build good and easy

Build by spodrex updated May 9, 2012
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean, the efficient! (Updated for Season 2)

Build by Dizsy updated November 20, 2011
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Time is on your side

Build by Beninobi updated November 26, 2011
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

My Zilean from tic tac boom

Build by Reyko updated November 25, 2011
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean - Hold this for a secound... BOOM!

Build by vakacjus updated November 18, 2011
Season 1 Guides
8.1
11
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean-Supernatural Santa

Guide by Awesome Pwnage1 updated June 29, 2011
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

CDR/Support Zilean

Guide by PartyEscort updated October 17, 2011
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean, Master of Kicking Your Butt

Guide by icedragon967 updated November 12, 2011
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean, The Time Traveling Terrorist

Guide by kajowwojak updated October 5, 2011
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Spammer's support Zilean

Guide by grimuletz updated September 24, 2011
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean Wins

Guide by tigerfreedom updated July 27, 2011
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean AP, Bombing Bots

Guide by Arnatuil updated September 7, 2011
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LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean, the tanky support mage

Guide by B3nd3R updated June 10, 2011
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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 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 14.12. 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!

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Patch 14.12: 19,393 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Zilean's Runes

Zilean's Best Runes 51%

Win Rate 43% Pickrate

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Sorcery
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Domination
LoL Path: Domination
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Second Best

Zilean's 2nd Best Runes 50%

Win Rate 22% Pickrate

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
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Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
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Third Best

Zilean's 3rd Best Runes 52%

Win Rate 17% Pickrate

Resolve
LoL Path: Resolve
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Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
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Zilean's Summoner Spells

Zilean's Best Summoner Spells 50%

Win Rate 40% Pickrate

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Second Best

Zilean's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 52%

Win Rate 38% Pickrate

Exhaust Flash

Third Best

Zilean's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 51%

Win Rate 19% Pickrate

Flash Heal

Zilean's Starters

Zilean's Best Starter Items 52%

Win Rate 94% Pickrate

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Zilean's Core Items

Zilean's Best Core Items 62%

Win Rate 5% Pickrate

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Zilean's Ability Order

Zilean's Best Ability Order 50%

Win Rate 40% Pickrate

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Patch 14.12: 19,393 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Zilean's Runes

Zilean's Best Runes 53%

Win Rate 55% Pickrate

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Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
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Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
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Second Best

Zilean's 2nd Best Runes 50%

Win Rate 19% Pickrate

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
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Domination
LoL Path: Domination
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Third Best

Zilean's 3rd Best Runes 58%

Win Rate 7% Pickrate

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
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Precision
LoL Path: Precision
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Zilean's Summoner Spells

Zilean's Best Summoner Spells 53%

Win Rate 82% Pickrate

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Second Best

Zilean's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 49%

Win Rate 11% Pickrate

Flash Ignite

Third Best

Zilean's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 49%

Win Rate 4% Pickrate

Exhaust Flash

Zilean's Starters

Zilean's Best Starter Items 52%

Win Rate 76% Pickrate

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Zilean's Core Items

Zilean's Best Core Items 57%

Win Rate 3% Pickrate

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Zilean's Ability Order

Zilean's Best Ability Order 51%

Win Rate 35% Pickrate

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Zilean Counters

Learn Zilean'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.

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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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