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

Jayce vs Olaf

How to Beat Olaf as Jayce in LoL Olaf is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Olaf as Jayce

based on 454 Jayce vs Olaf matchups
Win Rate
45.8 %
K/D/A
1.91
Pick Rate
2.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked League games every week. In our database, Jayce engaged Olaf 454 times. Including so many games with Jayce vs Olaf provides us a lot of confidence in our capacity to prepare enlightening stats and a pro build to smash your enemy. This counter pairing is fairly rare. Jayce encounters Olaf in only 2.3% of his games.

Jayce vs Olaf Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Jayce does a awful job of beating Olaf. Normally, he wins a lowly 45.8% of matches the champs face one another in. In Jayce vs Olaf games, Jayce’s team is 0.0% more likely to get first blood, implying that he probably will get first blood versus Olaf.

Best Jayce vs Olaf Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

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 Olaf as Jayce

Tips for Playing as Jayce against Olaf

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 Olaf

Olaf becomes more dangerous the lower life he is. Save your disables to finish him off.

Olaf has reduced defenses from damage during Ragnarok, despite being immune to disables. If you can't escape from Olaf during Ragnarok, try focusing your damage on him with your teammates.

Preventing Olaf from reaching his axe will minimize the amount of harassment he can cause in the laning phase.

Jayce vs Olaf Counter Stats

Jayce Image
Win Rate
45.8 %
VS
Win Rate
54.2 %
Olaf Image
6.3
< Kills >
7.4
6.4
< Deaths >
5.9
5.9
< Assists >
4.9
1.47
< Killing Sprees >
1.64
169
< Minions Killed >
137
0.09
< Dragons Killed >
0.46
0.49
< Inhibitors >
0.56
17,391
< Physical Damage >
14,167
3,473
< Magic Damage >
158
1,208
< True Damage >
5,584
22,072
< Damage Dealt >
19,910
20,455
< Damage Taken >
27,942
11,973
< Gold Earned >
12,198
2.34
< Towers >
2.64
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.12
2,483
< Total Healing >
7,621
13,911
< Experience >
14,025
18
< Vision Score >
17
9
< Wards Placed >
7
133
< Time Dealing CC >
363

How to Counter Olaf with Jayce in LoL

The stats shown on this page clarify several influential Jayce vs. Olaf counter statistics that can help you distinguish the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Jayce’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Olaf’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Jayce may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Olaf..

Jayce typically has a similar longest killing spree as his foe does. On average, he receives less damage than Olaf. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also hint that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Jayce and Olaf

Damage Types Compared

Jayce
Olaf
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Jayce
Olaf

Who is Better, Jayce or Olaf?

Both League champs are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Jayce usually loses when trying to fight Olaf, with a 45.8% win rate. Therefore, Jayce makes a poor counter to Olaf.

While Jayce does have a much lower winrate compared to Olaf, when facing one another, Jayce also has a much greater difficulty level that makes him a more difficult champion to pick up and master. You may get destroyed when picking Jayce into Olafas his relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Jayce also has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Olaf. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

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

Jayce is a trash counter for Olaf. You will do well by focussing your actions on maximizing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Jayce against Olaf.

Additional Information for Jayce Players

How We Calculated Our Jayce vs Olaf Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Olaf as Jayce, we analyzed 454 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 Olaf 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 Olaf 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 pay attention to the build and stats presented above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Jayce typically picks up a similar amount of CS as Olaf. Champions who on average don't get many minion kills typically don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values reported here to do well.

The top items to prioritize in your Jayce versus Olaf build consist of Eclipse, Muramana, and Serylda's Grudge. When Jayce combined at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better vs Olaf than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Jayce had an average winrate of 45.8% battling Olaf with this counter build.

To have the best probability of annihilating Olaf as Jayce, you should equip 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 builds players chose for Jayce vs Olaf matchups, this combo of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 45.8% winrate overall.

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