The Best Runes, Items, and Advice to Dominate Your Competition
Our Jax builds come out of our examination of 114,433 recently ranked Jax rounds. Only the best winrate Jax builds that are also in common use are advised. Because we have so many games in our database, we are absolutelysure that we can provide the highest quality builds to help you win your next match!
For more champion specific build guidance and advice, feel free to take a look at our guide to playing with Jax farther down on the page. Additionally, Jax builds specific to a unique skill tier can be viewed by choosing a different division from the dropdown menu found above. The best Jax build will be focused on that tier’s meta.
Best Jax Runes
If you are playing a well-mixed enemy team composition, you should really consider grabbing Jax the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Transcendence, and Nimbus Cloak runes. In recent matches, he won the largest percentage of his games when equiped with these runes. However, if you are playing a different enemy team comp, such as an AP heavy or a crowd control centric team, you should instead look further down to find the best Jax runes to win your particular game.
Versus Selected Team Comp
Best Items for Your Jax Build
The most critical items to incorporate into your Jax build include: Trinity Force, Guardian Angel, Sterak's Gage, and Dead Man's Plate. Moreover, like our rune setups, you can also find quality, focused, Jax item builds further down for the particular enemy team comp you are facing in your ongoing match. Those who added these pieces in their builds had a greater win rate than those who utilized other 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,