How to Win Jayce vs Gragas Counter Matchup Jayce is in the b tier of champions

Jayce vs Gragas

How to Beat Gragas as Jayce in LoL Gragas is in the b tier of champions
Fighter Marksman
Fighter Mage

How to Beat Gragas as Jayce

based on 344 Jayce vs Gragas matchups
Win Rate
50 %
K/D/A
1.86
Pick Rate
1.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds every week. Within our data, Jayce battled Gragas in 344 rounds. Having so many games with Jayce vs Gragas provides us faith in our capability to prepare informative data and a solid build to smash your opposition. This particular pairing is relatively rare. Jayce encounters Gragas in only 1.7% of his rounds.

Jayce vs Gragas Matchup Summary

Jayce does a average job of countering Gragas. Typically, he wins a acceptable 50.0% of games the champions fight one another in. In Jayce vs Gragas games, Jayce’s team is 0.1% less probable to earn first blood. This indicates that he most likely won't be able to get first blood against Gragas.

Best Jayce vs Gragas Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordTear of the Goddess

Core Jayce Items

~22 Mins
EclipseMuramanaSerylda's Grudge

Optional Items

Youmuu's Ghostblade

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Sorcery Phase Rush Manaflow BandAbsolute FocusGathering Storm
Inspiration Magical FootwearBiscuit Delivery
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Jayce's passive ability p
Jayce q ability q
Jayce w ability w
Jayce e ability e
Jayce's ultimate ability r
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Q
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E
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W
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Q
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Q
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W
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Q
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Guide to Countering Gragas as Jayce

Tips for Playing as Jayce against Gragas

If you find yourself taking lots of damage, try using Jayce's Hammer Stance, as it grants you additional defenses.

For increased range and damage, try casting Shock Blast through the Acceleration Gate.

Be sure to switch stances often. It will enhance your attacks and grant you quick bursts of speed.

Advice to Win Against Gragas

Gragas can knock everybody away with his ultimate. Be careful that you don't get knocked into him or, worse, an enemy tower.

Body Slam is on a very low cooldown, making it difficult to pursue Gragas. Don't overextend yourself chasing him.

Jayce vs Gragas Counter Stats

Jayce Image
Win Rate
50 %
VS
Win Rate
50 %
Gragas Image
5.9
< Kills >
5.2
6.4
< Deaths >
5.2
6
< Assists >
7.8
1.3
< Killing Sprees >
1.24
175
< Minions Killed >
126
0.1
< Dragons Killed >
0.32
0.52
< Inhibitors >
0.4
19,239
< Physical Damage >
1,396
3,878
< Magic Damage >
16,238
1,030
< True Damage >
853
24,148
< Damage Dealt >
18,488
21,340
< Damage Taken >
28,872
12,117
< Gold Earned >
10,941
2.55
< Towers >
1.53
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.11
2,345
< Total Healing >
10,546
14,179
< Experience >
13,651
21
< Vision Score >
21
9
< Wards Placed >
9
147
< Time Dealing CC >
387

How to Counter Gragas with Jayce in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here feature several critical Jayce versus Gragas matchup stats that may help you interpret the differences and similarities between the pair. As an example, Jayce’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Gragas’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Jayce may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Gragas..

Jayce often has a similar longest kill spree as his counter does. Commonly, he takes less damage than Gragas. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the champion with more HP has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Jayce and Gragas

Damage Types Compared

Jayce
Gragas
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Jayce
Gragas

Who is Better, Jayce or Gragas?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Jayce usually fairs equally well when trying to fight Gragas, with a 50.0% win rate. Thus, Jayce makes an ok counter for Gragas.

While Jayce does have a higher winrate compared to Gragas, when facing one another, Jayce also has a greater learning curve that makes him a more complex character to learn. You should be careful when picking Jayce into Gragasas his relative depth means you may not be able to reach his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Jayce has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Gragas. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Jayce vs Gragas matchups, Gragas is the better champion with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.

Jayce is a decent counter to Gragas. Make sure you focus your tactics on maximizing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Jayce against Gragas.

Additional Information for Jayce Players

How We Calculated Our Jayce vs Gragas Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Gragas as Jayce, we analyzed 344 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 Gragas as Jayce 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 truly master Jayce to counter Gragas during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions presented above, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Jayce typically racks up a similar amount of CS as Gragas. Champions who typically don't earn many minion kills usualy don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have many items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers shown here to do well.

The ideal items to use in your Jayce versus Gragas build include Eclipse, Muramana, and Serylda's Grudge. When Jayce used at least these three items in his build, he performed much better countering Gragas than with many other typical builds. In fact, Jayce boasted an average winrate of 50.0% when countering Gragas with these items in his kit.

To have the highest likelihood of defeating Gragas as Jayce, you should use the Phase Rush, Manaflow Band, Absolute Focus, Gathering Storm, Magical Footwear, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Sorcery and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players picked for Jayce vs Gragas fights, this order of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 50.0% winrate overall.

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