How to Win Galio vs Jayce Counter Matchup Galio is in the s tier of champions

Galio vs Jayce

How to Beat Jayce as Galio in LoL Jayce is in the a tier of champions
Tank Mage
Fighter Marksman

How to Beat Jayce as Galio

based on 393 Galio vs Jayce matchups
Win Rate
51.9 %
K/D/A
2.51
Pick Rate
0.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked LoL games that we evaluate each week. Our guide on how to beat Jayce as Galio came out of an analysis of 393 ranked games where both champions clashed against each other. This particular champion pairing is relatively rare. Galio fights Jayce in only 0.8% of his rounds.

Galio vs Jayce Matchup Summary

Galio does a decent job of beating Jayce. On average, he wins a acceptable 51.9% of the time the champions oppose each other in. In Galio versus Jayce games, Galio’s team is 0.0% more expected to obtain first blood, indicating that he most likely will be able to get first blood versus Jayce.

Best Galio vs Jayce Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionRelic Shield

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsAmplifying Tome

Core Galio Items

~22 Mins
EverfrostBanshee's VeilAbyssal Mask

Optional Items

Demonic EmbraceBulwark of the MountainZhonya's Hourglass

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Resolve Aftershock Shield BashBone PlatingOvergrowth
Sorcery Nimbus CloakTranscendence
Adaptive Force Adaptive Force Magic Resist
Galio's passive ability p
Galio q ability q
Galio w ability w
Galio e ability e
Galio's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
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 Jayce as Galio

Tips for Playing as Galio against Jayce

You can release Shield of Durand even while crowd controlled.

You can use the minimap ally icons to cast Hero's Entrance.

You can use the step back from Justice Punch to dodge enemy spells.

Advice to Win Against Jayce

If you see Jayce drop his Acceleration Gate, be careful, he is probably about to cast Shock Blast.

Jayce is strong in the early game. If he gains the advantage, play defensively.

Jayce can attack in melee or at range. Pay attention to his stance and weapon color to know how he is going to attack.

Galio vs Jayce Counter Stats

Galio Image
Win Rate
51.9 %
VS
Win Rate
48.1 %
Jayce Image
4.6
< Kills >
6.5
5.9
< Deaths >
6.6
10.2
< Assists >
6.4
1.03
< Killing Sprees >
1.44
121
< Minions Killed >
167
0.05
< Dragons Killed >
0.08
0.47
< Inhibitors >
0.49
528
< Physical Damage >
19,558
15,745
< Magic Damage >
3,750
618
< True Damage >
882
16,891
< Damage Dealt >
24,191
25,445
< Damage Taken >
21,815
9,949
< Gold Earned >
11,853
1.64
< Towers >
2.35
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
2,142
< Total Healing >
3,801
13,118
< Experience >
14,308
24
< Vision Score >
19
11
< Wards Placed >
8
129
< Time Dealing CC >
141

How to Counter Jayce with Galio in LoL

The stats shown on this page feature several important Galio vs. Jayce matchup stats that can help you appreciate the distinctions between these two champs. For instance, Galio’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Jayce’s ratio of NaN, showing that Galio may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Jayce..

Galio usually has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his opponent does. Typically, he takes more damage than Jayce. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities; however, it can also indicate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Galio and Jayce

Damage Types Compared

Galio
Jayce
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Galio
Jayce

Who is Better, Galio or Jayce?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Galio usually wins when playing against Jayce, with a 51.9% win rate. Therefore, Galio makes a good counter for Jayce.

While Galio does have a higher win rate than Jayce, when facing one another, Galio also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less time consuming character to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Galio into Jayce.

Additionally, Galio has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Jayce. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Galio vs Jayce matchups, Galio is the better champion with a higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.

Galio is a decent counter for Jayce. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on maximizing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Galio against Jayce.

Additional Information for Galio Players

How We Calculated Our Galio vs Jayce Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Jayce as Galio, we analyzed 393 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 Jayce as Galio 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

To learn all of the intricacies of Galio to counter Jayce during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and stats presented above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Galio usually racks up a similar amount of CS relative to Jayce. Champs who typically don't get much CS typically don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require many items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers shown here to do well.

The best items to prioritize in your Galio versus Jayce build include Everfrost, Banshee's Veil, and Abyssal Mask. When Galio used at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better when facing Jayce than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Galio boasted an average winrate of 51.9% when countering Jayce with this build.

To have the highest likelihood of annihilating Jayce as Galio, you should equip the Aftershock, Shield Bash, Bone Plating, Overgrowth, Nimbus Cloak, and Transcendence runes from the Resolve and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Galio vs Jayce fights, this combination of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 51.9% winrate overall.

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