The Best Runes, Items, and Advice to Dominate Your Competition
We came up with our Jax build recommendations by examining 728,881 recently ranked League games with him selected. We only advise the highest winrate Jax builds that were built by ranked players enough times for us to suggest them. With so many rounds in our data, we are quite confident in our provided builds.
If you are looking for more focused build advice and strategies, feel free to take a look at our tips at the bottom of the page. Additionally, to see Jax builds specific to a particular division, pick your desired division from the dropdown menu located above. If you select a different division, the best Jax build will be based on that tier's meta.
Best Jax Runes
If you are facing a mixed enemy team composition, you should strongly consider getting him the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Ravenous Hunter, and Eyeball Collection runes. In recent matches, he won the greatest fraction of his rounds when equiped with these runes. Yet, if you are trying to beat a more single focused enemy team composition, such as an AD centric or a CC heavy team, you should instead glance below to find the best Jax runes to defeat your particular set of opponents.
Versus Selected Team Comp
Best Items for Your Jax Build
The most essential items to use in your Jax build include: Trinity Force, Wit's End, Silvermere Dawn, and Death's Dance. Additionally, as with our rune setups, you can also get great, dedicated, Jax item builds farther down for the particular enemy team comp you are facing in your current match. Players who added these items in their setups had a significantly better win rate than those who tried for other builds for Jax.
vs AD Heavy Teams
vs AP Heavy Teams
vs CC Heavy Teams
vs Tanky Teams
Guide to Playing with Jax
- 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,