Aatrox Build

The Best Runes, Items, and Advice to Dominate Your Competition


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In the current meta, Aatrox is a below average top laner who primarily deals physical damage (98%). Aatrox has the 29th highest win rate amongst top laners (out of 34). Prioritize completing Goredrinker early in your Aatrox build, as players who had this item completed in their build had the highest win rates. Aatrox is most dominant in the early game, with a 50.5% win rate in the early game, as opposed to a 48.0% win rate overall. Scroll down to see the best items and runes for your Pro Aatrox Build!

Best Aatrox Runes


Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter
Bone Plating
Versus Selected Team Comp
Legend: Tenacity
Last Stand
Bone Plating
Best Items for Aatrox Builds

vs AD Heavy Teams

vs AP Heavy Teams

vs CC Heavy Teams

vs Tanky Teams

Guide to Playing with Aatrox
  • Try to build a few stacks in blood well before engaging to ensure you can revive if slain.
  • Use Massacre to activate your passive for quick reaction revives.
  • Get easy kills early game by using the high damage from Massacre for ultimates at level 6 and 11.
  • Use Blades of Torment to guarantee landing Dark Flight's knockup.