How to Win Lux vs Aatrox Counter Matchup Lux is in the b tier of champions

Lux vs Aatrox

How to Beat Aatrox as Lux in LoL Aatrox is in the a tier of champions
Mage Support
Fighter Tank

How to Beat Aatrox as Lux

based on 5,034 Lux vs Aatrox matchups
Win Rate
51.5 %
K/D/A
2.6
Pick Rate
3.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our counter stats from the millions of rated League matches that we get from Riot Games each and every week. This guide on how to beat Aatrox as Lux came out of an analysis of 5034 ranked rounds where both champions engaged each other. This particular counter pairing is fairly rare. Lux is forced to battle against Aatrox in only 3.2% of her rounds.

Lux vs Aatrox Matchup Summary

Lux does a decent job of countering Aatrox. On average, she wins a acceptable 51.5% of matches the champs battle one another in. In Lux against Aatrox matches, Lux’s team is 0.1% more expected to earn first blood. This indicates that she most likely will be able to get first blood against Aatrox.

Best Lux vs Aatrox Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsLost Chapter

Core Lux Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestShard of True IceShadowflame

Optional Items

Horizon FocusRabadon's DeathcapZhonya's HourglassMorellonomicon

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Sorcery Arcane Comet Manaflow BandTranscendenceGathering Storm
Domination Cheap ShotUltimate Hunter
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Lux's passive ability p
Lux q ability q
Lux w ability w
Lux e ability e
Lux's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
E
3
W
4
E
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
Q
9
E
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Q
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R
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Q
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Q
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Aatrox as Lux

Tips for Playing as Lux against Aatrox

If you have trouble landing Prismatic Barrier, remember that it returns to you after it reaches max range. Try positioning yourself to hit your allies with its return trip.

Lucent Singularity is a great scouting tool. Try throwing it into brush before walking into it to check for ambushes.

Lux has great zone control abilities. Try to set up Lucent Singularity to prevent an enemy's advance or 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.

Lux vs Aatrox Counter Stats

Lux Image
Win Rate
51.5 %
VS
Win Rate
48.5 %
Aatrox Image
5.1
< Kills >
6.1
6
< Deaths >
6.2
10.5
< Assists >
5.2
1.16
< Killing Sprees >
1.37
81
< Minions Killed >
155
0.09
< Dragons Killed >
0.1
0.51
< Inhibitors >
0.42
929
< Physical Damage >
17,670
16,629
< Magic Damage >
76
1,180
< True Damage >
818
18,738
< Damage Dealt >
18,564
13,344
< Damage Taken >
31,806
10,019
< Gold Earned >
11,406
1.98
< Towers >
2.04
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
895
< Total Healing >
10,819
11,999
< Experience >
14,414
39
< Vision Score >
17
18
< Wards Placed >
8
287
< Time Dealing CC >
236

How to Counter Aatrox with Lux in LoL

The stats shown on this page underscore some valuable Lux against Aatrox counter stats that may help us figure out the differences between the two. For instance, Lux’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Aatrox’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Lux may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Aatrox. This observation is largely caused by the differences in assists.

Lux usually has a similar longest kill spree as her counter does. Typically, she takes less damage than Aatrox. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also indicate that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to escape further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Lux and Aatrox

Damage Types Compared

Lux
Aatrox
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Lux
Aatrox

Who is Better, Lux or Aatrox?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Lux usually wins when facing off against Aatrox, with a 51.5% win rate. Therefore, Lux makes a good counter for Aatrox.

While Lux does have a higher winrate than Aatrox, when facing one another, Lux also has a greater difficulty level that makes her a more difficult champion to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Lux into Aatrox.

Additionally, Lux also has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Aatrox. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Lux vs Aatrox matchups, Lux is the better champ with a higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.

Lux is a decent counter for Aatrox. Make sure you focus your play on keeping up your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Lux against Aatrox.

Additional Information for Lux Players

How We Calculated Our Lux vs Aatrox Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Aatrox as Lux, we analyzed 5,034 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 Lux 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 Lux to counter Aatrox during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips presented here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Lux typically accumulates less CS as Aatrox. Champs who on average don't take much CS usualy don't need much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions 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 need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The top items to prioritize in your Lux versus Aatrox build consist of Luden's Tempest, Shard of True Ice, and Shadowflame. When Lux bought at least these three pieces in her build, she did significantly better countering Aatrox than with most other common builds. In fact, Lux boasted an average win rate of 51.5% battling Aatrox with these items in her kit.

To have the best probability of coming out on top against Aatrox as Lux, you should equip the Arcane Comet, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Cheap Shot, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Sorcery and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune builds players picked for Lux vs Aatrox LoL games, this combination of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 51.5% winrate overall.

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