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

Jarvan IV vs Volibear

How to Beat Volibear as Jarvan IV in LoL Volibear is in the b tier of champions
Tank Fighter
Fighter Tank

How to Beat Volibear as Jarvan IV

based on 1,750 Jarvan IV vs Volibear matchups
Win Rate
45.7 %
K/D/A
2.9
Pick Rate
6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our counter statistics from the millions of recently ranked LoL games that we review every week. Our guide on how to beat Volibear as Jarvan IV resulted from an analysis of 1750 ranked matches where both champs battled each other. This champion matchup is relatively uncommon. Jarvan IV encounters Volibear in only 6.0% of his rounds.

Jarvan IV vs Volibear Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Jarvan IV has done a terrible job of countering Volibear. Normally, he wins a lowly 45.7% of the time the champs battle each other in. In Jarvan IV vs Volibear matches, Jarvan IV’s team is 0.1% more likely to obtain first blood, implying that he probably will be able to get first blood against Volibear.

Best Jarvan IV vs Volibear Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsIronspike Whip

Core Jarvan IV Items

~22 Mins
GoredrinkerBlack CleaverDeath's Dance

Optional Items

Sterak's GageGuardian AngelThornmailMaw of Malmortius

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 w
>
Last skill for Jarvan IV to max out e

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
1
E
2
Q
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
11
R
12
W
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W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Volibear as Jarvan IV

Tips for Playing as Jarvan IV against Volibear

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.

Jarvan IV vs Volibear Counter Stats

Jarvan IV Image
Win Rate
45.7 %
VS
Win Rate
54.3 %
Volibear Image
5.6
< Kills >
6
6.2
< Deaths >
5.7
12.4
< Assists >
7.9
1.27
< Killing Sprees >
1.38
36
< Minions Killed >
74
1.27
< Dragons Killed >
1.1
0.45
< Inhibitors >
0.53
11,015
< Physical Damage >
9,036
1,465
< Magic Damage >
5,590
854
< True Damage >
1,283
13,335
< Damage Dealt >
15,909
27,331
< Damage Taken >
28,991
10,929
< Gold Earned >
11,225
1.88
< Towers >
2.27
0.27
< Baron Takedowns >
0.22
7,346
< Total Healing >
7,642
12,443
< Experience >
13,240
23
< Vision Score >
19
6
< Wards Placed >
6
392
< Time Dealing CC >
431

How to Counter Volibear with Jarvan IV in LoL

The stats shown here highlight several significant Jarvan IV versus Volibear matchup stats that may help us figure out the differences between the pair. Jarvan IV’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Volibear’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Jarvan IV may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Volibear. This observation is in large part fueled by the differences in assists.

Jarvan IV often has a similar longest killing spree as his counter does. Typically, he takes a similar amount of damage to Volibear. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also hint that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Jarvan IV and Volibear

Damage Types Compared

Jarvan IV
Volibear
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Jarvan IV
Volibear

Who is Better, Jarvan IV or Volibear?

Both League champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Jarvan IV usually loses when trying to fight Volibear, with a 45.7% win rate. Therefore, Jarvan IV makes a bad counter to Volibear.

While Jarvan IV does have a much lower winrate than Volibear, when on opposite teams, Jarvan IV also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more complex character to pick up and master. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Jarvan IV into Volibear.

Moreover, Jarvan IV has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Volibear. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Jarvan IV vs Volibear matchups, Volibear is the better champion with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.

Jarvan IV is a trash counter for Volibear. Focus your strategy on increasing your 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 Volibear.

Additional Information for Jarvan IV Players

How We Calculated Our Jarvan IV vs Volibear Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Volibear as Jarvan IV, we analyzed 1,750 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 Volibear 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

To learn all of the intricacies of Jarvan IV to counter Volibear during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and stats presented here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Jarvan IV most often picks up less CS compared to Volibear. Champs who typically don't earn many minion kills often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. 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 several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values reported on this page to do well.

The top items to focus on in your Jarvan IV versus Volibear build consist of Goredrinker, Black Cleaver, and Death's Dance. When Jarvan IV included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better vs. Volibear than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Jarvan IV had an average winrate of 45.7% when countering Volibear with this build.

To have the highest likelihood of annihilating Volibear as Jarvan IV, Jarvan IV players 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 rune builds that we analyzed for Jarvan IV vs Volibear LoL games, this composite of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 45.7% win rate overall.

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