How to Win Blitzcrank vs Lux Counter Matchup Blitzcrank is in the a tier of champions

Blitzcrank vs Lux

How to Beat Lux as Blitzcrank in LoL Lux is in the b tier of champions
Tank Fighter
Mage Support

How to Beat Lux as Blitzcrank

based on 6,932 Blitzcrank vs Lux matchups
Win Rate
49.8 %
K/D/A
2.35
Pick Rate
9.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our matchup stats from the millions of ranked League of Legends rounds that we review each and every week. This guide on how to beat Lux as Blitzcrank resulted from an evaluation of 6932 ranked rounds where both champs opposed each other. This particular champ pairing is fairly uncommon. Blitzcrank has to counter Lux in only 9.3% of his rounds.

Blitzcrank vs Lux Matchup Summary

Blitzcrank does a average job of countering Lux. Typically, he wins a acceptable 49.8% of the time the champions clash against each other in. In Blitzcrank vs Lux games, Blitzcrank’s team is 0.2% more likely to earn first blood, indicating that he probably will get first blood against Lux.

Best Blitzcrank vs Lux Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionRelic Shield

Early Items

~5 Mins
Ruby CrystalMobility Boots

Core Blitzcrank Items

~22 Mins
EvenshroudFrozen HeartBulwark of the Mountain

Optional Items

Dead Man's PlateRedemptionThornmailForce of Nature

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Resolve Aftershock Font of LifeBone PlatingUnflinching
Inspiration Biscuit DeliveryCosmic Insight
CDRScaling MagicRes Armor
Blitzcrank's passive ability p
Blitzcrank q ability q
Blitzcrank w ability w
Blitzcrank e ability e
Blitzcrank's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
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R
12
W
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W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Lux as Blitzcrank

Tips for Playing as Blitzcrank against Lux

The 1-2-3 combo of Rocket Grab, Power Fist, and Static Field can devastate an individual opponent.

Using Blitzcrank's grab to pull an enemy into your tower range followed by a Power Fist will allow the tower to get several hits on them.

Advice to Win Against Lux

When retreating with low health, be prepared to dodge Lux's Final Spark, a red targeting beam fires prior to the main beam, so try to move to the side if possible.

Lux has powerful zone control abilities. Try to spread out and attack from different directions so she cannot lock down a specific area.

Blitzcrank vs Lux Counter Stats

Blitzcrank Image
Win Rate
49.8 %
VS
Win Rate
50.2 %
Lux Image
2.2
< Kills >
4.5
6.2
< Deaths >
5.9
12.4
< Assists >
10.9
0.41
< Killing Sprees >
1
34
< Minions Killed >
83
0.04
< Dragons Killed >
0.1
0.39
< Inhibitors >
0.51
2,414
< Physical Damage >
999
5,640
< Magic Damage >
17,765
772
< True Damage >
943
8,827
< Damage Dealt >
19,706
22,288
< Damage Taken >
14,264
7,955
< Gold Earned >
9,834
1.26
< Towers >
1.96
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
1,854
< Total Healing >
970
10,541
< Experience >
12,026
45
< Vision Score >
38
21
< Wards Placed >
18
229
< Time Dealing CC >
305

How to Counter Lux with Blitzcrank in LoL

The stats shown on this page highlight some critical Blitzcrank vs. Lux counter stats that can help us explain the differences between this pair of champions. For instance, Blitzcrank’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Lux’s ratio of NaN, showing that Blitzcrank may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Lux..

Blitzcrank usually has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his opponent does. Commonly, he takes more damage than Lux. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also imply that the champion with higher health has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Blitzcrank and Lux

Damage Types Compared

Blitzcrank
Lux
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Blitzcrank
Lux

Who is Better, Blitzcrank or Lux?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Blitzcrank usually fairs equally well when playing against Lux, with a 49.8% win rate. As a result, Blitzcrank makes an ok counter for Lux.

While Blitzcrank does have a lower win rate compared to Lux, when facing one another, Blitzcrank also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less challenging champ to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Blitzcrank into Lux.

Furthermore, Blitzcrank has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Lux. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Blitzcrank vs Lux matchups, Lux is the better champ with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.

Blitzcrank is a somewhat poor counter for Lux. Make sure you focus your gameplay on keeping up your gold income and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Blitzcrank against Lux.

Additional Information for Blitzcrank Players

How We Calculated Our Blitzcrank vs Lux Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Lux as Blitzcrank, we analyzed 6,932 matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Lux as Blitzcrank comes from real data and is not the fabrication of some random LoL player, as some other sites provide. You can use the filters at the top of the page to view the most relevant stats and items to your rank.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Blitzcrank to counter Lux during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips displayed here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Blitzcrank on average gets less CS as Lux. Champs who typically don't get much CS often don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values shown on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to focus on in your Blitzcrank versus Lux build include Evenshroud, Frozen Heart, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Blitzcrank included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better when facing Lux than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Blitzcrank had an average winrate of 49.8% when countering Lux with this build.

To have the greatest likelihood of vanquishing Lux as Blitzcrank, Blitzcrank players should equip the Aftershock, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the runes players picked for Blitzcrank vs Lux counters, this composite of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 49.8% win rate overall.

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