How to Win Jarvan IV vs Aatrox Counter Matchup Jarvan IV is in the b tier of champions

Jarvan IV vs Aatrox

How to Beat Aatrox as Jarvan IV in LoL Aatrox is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Aatrox as Jarvan IV

based on 1,266 Jarvan IV vs Aatrox matchups
Win Rate
48.8 %
K/D/A
3.07
Pick Rate
4.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of recently ranked League matches every week. In our dataset, Jarvan IV engaged Aatrox 1266 times. With so many matchups for Jarvan IV versus Aatrox provides us confidence in our capability to produce useful stats and a recommended build to obliterate Aatrox. This champion pairing is relatively uncommon. Jarvan IV has to counter Aatrox in only 4.3% of his games.

Jarvan IV vs Aatrox Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Jarvan IV has done a poor job of beating Aatrox. Typically, he wins a acceptable 48.8% of games the champs face each other in. In Jarvan IV vs Aatrox games, Jarvan IV’s team is 0.1% more probable to earn first blood. This indicates that he probably will get first blood versus Aatrox.

Best Jarvan IV vs Aatrox Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Caulfield's WarhammerIronspike Whip

Core Jarvan IV Items

~22 Mins
GoredrinkerGuardian AngelDeath's Dance

Optional Items

Zhonya's HourglassBlack CleaverMaw of MalmortiusSterak's Gage

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: TenacityCoup de Grace
Inspiration Magical FootwearCosmic Insight
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Jarvan IV's passive ability p
Jarvan IV q ability q
Jarvan IV w ability w
Jarvan IV e ability e
Jarvan IV's ultimate ability r
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E
2
Q
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
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R
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E
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E
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Aatrox as Jarvan IV

Tips for Playing as Jarvan IV against Aatrox

You can use the Dragon Strike / Demacian Standard combo to get out of your own Cataclysm arenas.

Split your basic attacks on different champions at the beginning of fights to maximize damage.

Use Demacian Standard as a scouting tool when worried about incoming enemies.

Advice to Win Against Aatrox

Keep your distance when Aatrox uses his Ultimate to prevent him from reviving.

Aatrox's Infernal Chains are easier to exit when running towards the sides or at Aatrox.

Aatrox's attacks are very telegraphed, so use the time to dodge the hit zones.

Jarvan IV vs Aatrox Counter Stats

Jarvan IV Image
Win Rate
48.8 %
VS
Win Rate
51.2 %
Aatrox Image
5.7
< Kills >
5.9
5.9
< Deaths >
5.9
12.4
< Assists >
5.6
1.31
< Killing Sprees >
1.32
35
< Minions Killed >
157
1.32
< Dragons Killed >
0.1
0.49
< Inhibitors >
0.42
11,126
< Physical Damage >
17,611
1,494
< Magic Damage >
76
1,138
< True Damage >
897
13,758
< Damage Dealt >
18,585
27,073
< Damage Taken >
29,821
10,957
< Gold Earned >
11,273
2.05
< Towers >
2.18
0.3
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
7,514
< Total Healing >
10,441
12,431
< Experience >
13,916
24
< Vision Score >
17
6
< Wards Placed >
8
400
< Time Dealing CC >
222

How to Counter Aatrox with Jarvan IV in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here emphasize several strategic Jarvan IV against Aatrox matchup statistics that may help us explain the differences between the two. For instance, Jarvan IV’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Aatrox’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Jarvan IV may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Aatrox. This observation is in large part a result of the differences in assists.

Jarvan IV typically has a similar longest killing spree as his enemy does. On average, he takes a similar amount of damage to Aatrox. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also indicate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Jarvan IV and Aatrox

Damage Types Compared

Jarvan IV
Aatrox
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Jarvan IV
Aatrox

Who is Better, Jarvan IV or Aatrox?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Jarvan IV usually loses when playing against Aatrox, with a 48.8% win rate. As a result, Jarvan IV makes a bad counter for Aatrox.

While Jarvan IV does have a lower winrate than Aatrox, when they face off with one another, Jarvan IV also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more challenging character to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Jarvan IV into Aatrox.

Moreover, Jarvan IV also has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Aatrox. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Jarvan IV vs Aatrox matchups, Aatrox is the better champion with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.

Jarvan IV is a somewhat poor counter to Aatrox. Make sure you focus your play on keeping up your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Jarvan IV against Aatrox.

Additional Information for Jarvan IV Players

How We Calculated Our Jarvan IV vs Aatrox Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Aatrox as Jarvan IV, we analyzed 1,266 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 Aatrox as Jarvan IV 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 Jarvan IV in order to counter Aatrox during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips displayed here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Jarvan IV typically picks up a lot less CS compared to Aatrox. Champs who on average don't take much CS often don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values displayed here to do well.

The most crucial items to focus on in your Jarvan IV versus Aatrox build include Goredrinker, Guardian Angel, and Death's Dance. When Jarvan IV used at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better against Aatrox than with most other typical builds. In fact, Jarvan IV boasted an average winrate of 48.8% when countering Aatrox with this build.

To have the best chance of crushing Aatrox as Jarvan IV, you should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the runes we have analyed for Jarvan IV vs Aatrox counter picks, this set of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 48.8% winrate overall.

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