Darius vs Jax Counter Build

How to Win Darius vs Jax Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Jax as Darius in LoL

How to Beat Jax as Darius

8,796 Darius vs Jax Matchups Analyzed

We summarize our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked League matches that we analyze every week. This guide on how to beat Jax as Darius resulted from an examination of 8796 ranked games where both champs engaged one another. This particular champion matchup is fairly uncommon. Darius encounters Jax in only 4.2% of his games.

Unfortunately, Darius has done a dismal job of countering Jax. Typically, he wins a lowly 47.3% of matches the champs fight one another in. In Darius against Jax matches, Darius’s team is 0.0% more expected to earn first blood. This indicates that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Jax.

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Best Darius Items to Counter Jax

The top items to prioritize in your Darius versus Jax build consist of Trinity Force, Sterak's Gage, and Gargoyle Stoneplate. When Darius included at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better against Jax than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Darius boasted an average winrate of 63.8% when countering Jax with these items in his kit.

Best Darius Runes to Counter Jax

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Unflinching Rune Unflinching
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating

To have the highest chance of crushing Jax as Darius, Darius players should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Unflinching, and Bone Plating runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the runes players used for Darius vs Jax clashes, this combo of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 50.7% win rate overall.

We have also included the best Jax runes to fight back against Darius to help you recognize how he will probably be kitted out versus your champ.


6.5 | Darius Jax | 6.6


6.3 | Darius Jax | 6.3


5 | Darius Jax | 5

Darius vs Jax Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown on this page highlight some important Darius against Jax counter statistics that can help us understand the differences between the two. As an example, Darius’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.8 is nearly equal to Jax’s KDA ratio of 1.8, highlighting that Darius may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Jax..

Darius usually has a similar longest kill spree as his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, he takes a similar amount of damage to Jax. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also hint that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

In Darius vs Jax matchups, Darius commonly gets a bit more CS than Jax. Champions who on average don't amass very much CS normally don't have to have much CS to be effective. Instead, they are able to scale easily off of their skills and stats alone. However, champions with plenty of CS, such as carries, typically have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, work to do better than the averages shown here to do well.

If you want to view Darius vs Jax tips and builds for a a particular skill level, please select one from the selection menu provided above. By default, the statistics and guides given are computed using all matches with data with both champs.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.45 | Darius Jax | 1.5

Largest Multi-Kill

1.55 | Darius Jax | 1.46

Damage Dealt

16,216 | Darius Jax | 17,708

Damage Taken

27,400 | Darius Jax | 25,853

Healing Done

6,252 | Darius Jax | 6,027

Vision Score

17 | Darius Jax | 17

Gold Earned

11,160 | Darius Jax | 11,438

Minions Killed

148 | Darius Jax | 120

Dragons Killed

0.14 | Darius Jax | 0.45

Barons Killed

0.03 | Darius Jax | 0.09


2.18 | Darius Jax | 2.32


0.45 | Darius Jax | 0.51

CC Duration (sec)

177 | Darius Jax | 140

Experience Earned

13,507 | Darius Jax | 13,673

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 8,796 Darius vs Jax 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 Jax as Darius 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.