League of Legends Champion Jax Jax is in the a tier of champions

Jax

Fighter Assassin
Jax is a fighter Role fighter
Difficulty Average
Power Spike Late-Game
Relentless Assault ability p
Leap Strike ability q
Empower ability w
Counter Strike ability e
Grandmaster's Might ability r
top
jungle

Jax Build

based on 50,038 matches
Win Rate
49.6 %
Pick Rate
7 %
Ban Rate
6.6 %

How We Come Up with Our Jax Builds

We process over 1 Million League of Legends games every day to bring you the most accurate Jax build so you can destroy your enemies and improve you win rate. We've broken down our Jax builds by rank, position, and enemy team type, so you can find the most accurate set of Jax core items and runes for any situation.

Jax Build Summary

Jax is a a decent top lane champ in League of Legends. His best rune sets are Precision Inspiration. Incorporating the highlighted runes shown below into your Jax build will provide you the additional bonuses to guarantee he plays well through the laning phase of the match and into the late game. You should focus on leveling up his w ability first.

Best Build for Jax

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Recurve BowVampiric Scepter

Core Jax Items

~22 Mins
Trinity ForceMaw of MalmortiusDeath's DanceMercury's Treads

Optional Items

Ravenous HydraGuardian AngelTitanic HydraBlack Cleaver

Summoner Spells

summonerteleport summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Jax to level up w
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Second ability for Jax to level up e
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Last skill for Jax to max out q

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo TriumphLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Inspiration Magical FootwearBiscuit Delivery
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Jax's passive ability p
Jax q ability q
Jax w ability w
Jax e ability e
Jax's ultimate ability r
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E
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Q
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W
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W
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W
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R
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W
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E
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R
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E
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Q
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Q
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R

Jax Matchups Overview

More Gameplay Tips for Jax Players

Tips and Tricks

You can use all of Jax's abilities when Counter Strike is active, make sure to time it correctly to dish out damage while making physical attacks against you miss.

Time Empower to hit an enemy on a third consecutive attack to combine with Grandmaster's Might's passive.

Jax's ultimate, Grandmaster's Might, has an active that provides bonus armor and magic resistance for 8 seconds. Use it immediately before a teamfight to have survivability during the engage,

Additional Jax Build Insights

LoL Jax players will find him to be a confusing character to build out properly. You will find that his build varies when he is playing against either well-rounded or specialized team comps, indicating you shouldn't select the same Jax build every single game of League of Legends

The most critical items to use in your champ's build are: Trinity Force, Maw of Malmortius, and Death's Dance. Players who added these pieces in their setups had a much better win rate than players who utilized other item builds for Jax. Moreover, if you are trying to beat a varied enemy team composition, you should strongly consider getting him the Precision, and Inspiration runes. In recent matches, he won the largest fraction of his games when using these runes.

We calculated our Jax build guidance by analyzing 50,038 recently ranked LoL rounds with him in them. We only recommend the highest winrate Jax builds that were used by ranked players enough times for us to reccomend them. With so many matches in our dataset, we are very confident in our recommended builds.