Jax Build

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


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In the current meta, Jax is a good top laner who primarily deals physical damage (74%). Jax has the 12th highest win rate amongst top laners (out of 34). Prioritize completing Trinity Force early in your Jax build, as players who had this item completed in their build had the highest win rates. Jax is most dominant in the mid game, with a 52.4% win rate in the mid game, as opposed to a 50.2% win rate overall. Scroll down to see the best items and runes for your Pro Jax Build!

Best Jax Runes


Presence of Mind
Legend: Alacrity
Last Stand
Magical Footwear
Biscuit Delivery
Versus Selected Team Comp
Legend: Tenacity
Last Stand
Manaflow Band
Best Items for Jax Builds

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,