How to Win Jax vs Aatrox Counter Matchup Jax is in the s tier of champions

Jax vs Aatrox

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

based on 4,555 Jax vs Aatrox matchups
Win Rate
49.5 %
K/D/A
1.6
Pick Rate
5.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of ranked LoL games each and every week. Within our database, Jax engaged Aatrox 4555 times. Having so many games with Jax vs Aatrox provides us a lot of confidence in our ability to prepare actionable stats and a recommended build to wreck your rival. This matchup is relatively uncommon. Jax has to counter Aatrox in only 5.6% of his rounds.

Jax vs Aatrox Matchup Summary

Jax has done a average job of countering Aatrox. On average, he wins a acceptable 49.5% of matches the champs fight one another in. In Jax versus Aatrox games, Jax’s team is 0.0% more expected to get first blood, indicating that he probably will get first blood versus Aatrox.

Best Jax vs Aatrox Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
SheenCaulfield's Warhammer

Core Jax Items

~22 Mins
Divine SundererWit's EndFrozen Heart

Optional Items

Sterak's GageHullbreakerDeath's DanceMaw of Malmortius

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo TriumphLegend: AlacrityLast Stand
Resolve Bone PlatingUnflinching
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Jax's passive ability p
Jax q ability q
Jax w ability w
Jax e ability e
Jax's ultimate ability r
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E
2
Q
3
W
4
W
5
W
6
R
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W
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E
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W
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E
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R
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E
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E
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Q
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Q
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R

Guide to Countering Aatrox as Jax

Tips for Playing as Jax against Aatrox

Jax benefits greatly from items that have both Ability Power and Attack Damage such as Guinsoo's Rageblade and Hextech Gunblade.

Jax can Leap Strike to friendly units, including wards. You can use them to plan your escape.

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.

Jax vs Aatrox Counter Stats

Jax Image
Win Rate
49.5 %
VS
Win Rate
50.5 %
Aatrox Image
5.8
< Kills >
5.9
6.3
< Deaths >
5.7
4.3
< Assists >
5.3
1.29
< Killing Sprees >
1.32
135
< Minions Killed >
153
0.26
< Dragons Killed >
0.08
0.44
< Inhibitors >
0.42
12,989
< Physical Damage >
18,566
4,261
< Magic Damage >
68
1,066
< True Damage >
930
18,318
< Damage Dealt >
19,564
25,690
< Damage Taken >
29,306
11,200
< Gold Earned >
11,119
2.18
< Towers >
2.03
0.07
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
4,510
< Total Healing >
11,505
13,530
< Experience >
13,782
16
< Vision Score >
16
8
< Wards Placed >
8
211
< Time Dealing CC >
222

How to Counter Aatrox with Jax in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here emphasize several critical Jax versus Aatrox counter statistics that can help you appreciate the differences and similarities between this set of champions. As an example, Jax’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Aatrox’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Jax may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Aatrox..

Jax normally has a similar longest kill spree as his matchup does. On average, he receives less damage than Aatrox. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, but it can also indicate that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Jax and Aatrox

Damage Types Compared

Jax
Aatrox
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Jax
Aatrox

Who is Better, Jax or Aatrox?

Both League champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Jax usually fairs equally well when trying to fight Aatrox, with a 49.5% win rate. Therefore, Jax makes an ok counter for Aatrox.

While Jax does have a lower win rate than Aatrox, when they face off with one another, Jax also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more time consuming champion to learn and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Jax into Aatrox.

Moreover, Jax has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Aatrox. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion in League of Legends, in Jax vs Aatrox matchups, Aatrox is the better champion with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.

Jax is a somewhat poor counter for Aatrox. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on keeping up your CS and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Jax against Aatrox.

Additional Information for Jax Players

How We Calculated Our Jax vs Aatrox Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Aatrox as Jax, we analyzed 4,555 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 Jax 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 Jax in order to counter Aatrox during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips shown above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Jax on average accumulates a similar amount of CS as Aatrox. Champions who on average don't take much CS usualy don't require much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have many items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to prioritize in your Jax versus Aatrox build include Divine Sunderer, Wit's End, and Frozen Heart. When Jax incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better when facing Aatrox than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Jax had an average winrate of 49.5% when countering Aatrox with this build.

To have the highest chance of defeating Aatrox as Jax, you should take the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Bone Plating, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players used for Jax vs Aatrox counter picks, this mix of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 49.5% win rate overall.

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