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Zilean Build Guides, Runes and Items

Zilean The Chronokeeper

Find the best Zilean build guides for League of Legends S13 Patch 13.1. The MOBAFire community works hard to keep their LoL builds and guides updated, and will help you craft the best Zilean build for the S13 meta. Learn more about Zilean's abilities, skins, or even ask your own questions to the community!

Season 11 Guides
8.2
15
Votes
3
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
8.1
6
Votes
0
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean Support

Guide by Menso updated May 3, 2021
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

Beginner Zilean Support Guide (S11) (Updated)

Guide by LIGHTBULB NA updated September 15, 2021
Season 11 Builds
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Boring Zilean

Build by TheOld updated May 20, 2021
  • Off-Meta
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

TheAngryJacket's Zilean

Build by Guest updated February 2, 2021
  • Off-Meta
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean Support Infinity Stun 61,5% CDR (160 AH)

Build by Pafon updated December 11, 2020
7.5
6
Votes
1
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Glacial Augment Zilean Support Guide (Max R: 26-45 CD)

Build by Cyberjox updated January 11, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zileague

Build by Guest updated July 11, 2021
  • Off-Meta
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Only one haste Zilean you will need

Build by 110111001010101 updated November 21, 2020
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

ErosZilean - Guide to #1 Zilean Mid NA

Build by ErosZilean updated August 29, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

11.13 Zilean support guide

Build by hexcat updated June 29, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Roaming Zilean (Just an idea by a Zilean enjoyer, give feedb

Build by Midas_Wail updated June 8, 2021
  • Off-Meta
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Perma Ult Zilean (193 Haste)

Build by Tnock updated April 18, 2021
  • Off-Meta
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean Tank

Build by Guest updated March 23, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

[S11] Chronoshift (Mid/Support)

Build by ObserverOfTime updated February 3, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean Apc

Build by Guest updated January 5, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide
LoL Champion Zilean Build Guide

Zilean Jesuscirraptor TOP Tank

Build by Jesuscirraptor updated December 12, 2020
  • Off-Meta
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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 13.1. 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 13.1: 851429 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Zilean's Runes

Zilean's Best Runes 52%

Win Rate 13848 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: Waterwalking
Waterwalking

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Relentless Hunter
Relentless Hunter
LoL Rune: Cheap Shot
Cheap Shot

Second Best

Zilean's 2nd Best Runes 50%

Win Rate 5984 Games

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Arcane Comet
Arcane Comet
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 52%

Win Rate 5525 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

Zilean's Summoner Spells

Zilean's Best Summoner Spells 53%

Win Rate 17949 Games

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Second Best

Zilean's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 52%

Win Rate 36723 Games

Flash Ignite

Third Best

Zilean's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 53%

Win Rate 2889 Games

Flash Heal

Zilean's Starters

Zilean's Best Starter Items 52%

Win Rate 55126 Games

Trinket

Zilean's Best Trinket 53%

Win Rate 54435 Games

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Second Best

Zilean's 2nd Best Trinket 44%

Win Rate 3544 Games

Stealth Ward

Third Best

Zilean's 3rd Best Trinket 51%

Win Rate 568 Games

Farsight Alteration
Don’t forget
to Buy Wards

Zilean's Ability Order

Zilean's Best Ability Order 68%

Win Rate 1738 Games

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Patch 13.1: 851430 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Zilean's Runes

Zilean's Best Runes 57%

Win Rate 820 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: Waterwalking
Waterwalking

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Relentless Hunter
Relentless Hunter
LoL Rune: Cheap Shot
Cheap Shot

Second Best

Zilean's 2nd Best Runes 54%

Win Rate 1058 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 58%

Win Rate 277 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

Zilean's Summoner Spells

Zilean's Best Summoner Spells 54%

Win Rate 4887 Games

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Second Best

Zilean's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 53%

Win Rate 3297 Games

Flash Ignite

Third Best

Zilean's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 54%

Win Rate 1306 Games

Exhaust Flash

Zilean's Starters

Zilean's Best Starter Items 54%

Win Rate 3979 Games

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Second Best

Zilean's 2nd Best Starter Items 54%

Win Rate 2605 Games

Health Potion Spellthief's Edge

Third Best

Zilean's 3rd Best Starter Items 54%

Win Rate 2071 Games

Health Potion Tear of the Goddess

Trinket

Zilean's Best Trinket 53%

Win Rate 3941 Games

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Second Best

Zilean's 2nd Best Trinket 53%

Win Rate 3582 Games

Oracle Lens

Third Best

Zilean's 3rd Best Trinket 55%

Win Rate 2644 Games

Farsight Alteration
Don’t forget
to Buy Wards

Zilean's Ability Order

Zilean's Best Ability Order 63%

Win Rate 771 Games

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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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