How to Win Jhin vs Blitzcrank Counter Matchup Jhin is in the a tier of champions

Jhin vs Blitzcrank

How to Beat Blitzcrank as Jhin in LoL Blitzcrank is in the s tier of champions
Marksman Mage
Tank Fighter

How to Beat Blitzcrank as Jhin

based on 5,025 Jhin vs Blitzcrank matchups
Win Rate
47.7 %
K/D/A
2.72
Pick Rate
3.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of ranked League of Legends rounds each and every week. In our dataset, Jhin faced Blitzcrank in 5025 games. Using so many matchups for Jhin versus Blitzcrank gives us a lot of confidence in our capability to provide informative data and a supported build to counter Blitzcrank. This particular pairing is somewhat rare. Jhin has to counter Blitzcrank in only 3.5% of his matches.

Jhin vs Blitzcrank Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Jhin does a poor job of countering Blitzcrank. Normally, he wins a lowly 47.7% of matches the champions fight one another in. In Jhin against Blitzcrank games, Jhin’s team is 0.2% less probable to gain first blood, implying that he most likely won't be able to get first blood against Blitzcrank.

Best Jhin vs Blitzcrank Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
PickaxeNoonquiver

Core Jhin Items

~22 Mins
GaleforceGuardian AngelRapid Firecannon

Optional Items

Infinity EdgeThe CollectorStormrazorLord Dominik's Regards

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Dark Harvest Taste of BloodEyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
Precision Presence of MindLegend: Bloodline
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Jhin's passive ability p
Jhin q ability q
Jhin w ability w
Jhin e ability e
Jhin's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
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R
12
W
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W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Blitzcrank as Jhin

Tips for Playing as Jhin against Blitzcrank

You can still cast your spells while reloading. Use them to fill the down time.

Deadly Flourish has incredible range. When approaching a fight be sure to look ahead for enemies that could be rooted.

Your ultimate deals significantly less damage to enemies with full health. Look to pick off weakened targets as they run away.

Advice to Win Against Blitzcrank

Blitzcrank's passive Mana Barrier grants him a shield when he is low on health.

Staying behind creeps can prevent you from being Rocket Grabbed. Blitzcrank's Rocket Grab only pulls the first enemy target it encounters.

Jhin vs Blitzcrank Counter Stats

Jhin Image
Win Rate
47.7 %
VS
Win Rate
52.3 %
Blitzcrank Image
7.4
< Kills >
2.3
5.8
< Deaths >
6.5
8.4
< Assists >
12.8
1.7
< Killing Sprees >
0.41
159
< Minions Killed >
33
0.24
< Dragons Killed >
0.04
0.47
< Inhibitors >
0.42
15,474
< Physical Damage >
2,353
1,820
< Magic Damage >
5,256
457
< True Damage >
799
17,752
< Damage Dealt >
8,408
16,624
< Damage Taken >
20,317
11,968
< Gold Earned >
7,969
2.15
< Towers >
1.39
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
3,084
< Total Healing >
1,563
12,556
< Experience >
10,465
18
< Vision Score >
46
9
< Wards Placed >
22
135
< Time Dealing CC >
219

How to Counter Blitzcrank with Jhin in LoL

The stats shown here emphasize several influential Jhin versus Blitzcrank matchup stats that can help you explain the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Jhin’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Blitzcrank’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Jhin may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Blitzcrank. This observation is in large part a result of the difference in kills.

Jhin usually has a much larger longest kill spree than his enemy does. Commonly, he receives less damage than Blitzcrank. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also hint that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Jhin and Blitzcrank

Damage Types Compared

Jhin
Blitzcrank
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Jhin
Blitzcrank

Who is Better, Jhin or Blitzcrank?

Both LoL champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Jhin usually loses when taking on Blitzcrank, with a 47.7% win rate. As a result, Jhin makes a bad counter to Blitzcrank.

While Jhin does have a lower win rate compared to Blitzcrank, when on opposite teams, Jhin also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more time consuming champ to pick up and master. You should be very concerned when picking Jhin into Blitzcrank.

Moreover, Jhin also has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Blitzcrank. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

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

Jhin is a trash counter for Blitzcrank. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on keeping up your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Jhin against Blitzcrank.

Additional Information for Jhin Players

How We Calculated Our Jhin vs Blitzcrank Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Blitzcrank as Jhin, we analyzed 5,025 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 Blitzcrank as Jhin 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 Jhin in order to counter Blitzcrank during both the laning 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 stats presented here, you should grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Jhin on average accumulates much more CS relative to Blitzcrank. Champs who typically don't earn many minion kills often don't require much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values displayed on this page to do well.

The ideal items to use in your Jhin versus Blitzcrank build consist of Galeforce, Guardian Angel, and Rapid Firecannon. When Jhin incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better when fighting Blitzcrank than with many other common builds. In fact, Jhin boasted an average winrate of 47.7% battling Blitzcrank with this counter build.

To have the greatest chance of annihilating Blitzcrank as Jhin, Jhin players should equip the Dark Harvest, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Presence of Mind, and Legend: Bloodline runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Of all the runes players chose for Jhin vs Blitzcrank battles, this sequence of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 47.7% win rate overall.

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