Jungle Zyra (Underrated)
Quick Zyra AP Jungle Build
Best Overall Build
Hi, I'm Nutri, a season 5 challenger jungler with a lot of competitive experience, albeit a while ago now. I've recently somewhat accidentally discovered that zyra jungle, since the durability changes, actually has a lot to offer in the jungle. She has very strong skirmishing, decent ganks, very high damage and contributes immeasurable value to teamfights. Couple this with the fact that she scales amazingly well and has build options that can thrive vs both tanks and squishy carries alike, she really is a powerhouse jungler that's being slept on at the moment.
This is going to be your standard rune page, the only thing worthy of consideration with regards to alteration will be the secondary tree, which ultimately comes down to preference, I am a big fan of
- Rune Page
The only real variation with regards to skill path here, if you see an opportunity for a level 3 gank or you fear you may be invaded - Take E at level 3. the Q -> W -> Q skill order is for a full clear opener.
- Skill Path
The first build shown is the "Standard build" which you should aim for in most games,
If the enemy team has a lot of tanky champions, it may be better to build a
With regards to build order, if you are playing vs high damage, bursty compositions then building
- Standard Build
Matchups and Synergies
The hardest matchups for Zyra in the jungle are going to be champions which can disrupt you during your first clear, now, Zyra is not at all weak when it comes to 1 on 1 interactions in the jungle, she has many tools to kite and deal damage from a distance in the form of her
Another difficult matchup for Zyra is