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

Lux vs Blitzcrank

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

How to Beat Blitzcrank as Lux

based on 6,831 Lux vs Blitzcrank matchups
Win Rate
49.5 %
K/D/A
2.58
Pick Rate
3.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our counter stats from the millions of recently rated League games that we get from Riot Games each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Blitzcrank as Lux resulted from an analysis of 6831 ranked games where both champs faced off against one another. This particular counter pairing is relatively rare. Lux is forced to battle against Blitzcrank in only 3.4% of her rounds.

Lux vs Blitzcrank Matchup Summary

Lux has done a average job of countering Blitzcrank. On average, she wins a acceptable 49.5% of matches the champs face off with each other in. In Lux versus Blitzcrank rounds, Lux’s team is 0.2% less likely to gain first blood. This implies that she most likely won't get first blood versus Blitzcrank.

Best Lux vs Blitzcrank Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionControl Ward

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsLost Chapter

Core Lux Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestRabadon's DeathcapShard of True Ice

Optional Items

Horizon FocusShadowflameZhonya'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 BandAbsolute FocusGathering 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
E
4
W
5
E
6
R
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E
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Q
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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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R

Guide to Countering Blitzcrank as Lux

Tips for Playing as Lux against Blitzcrank

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

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.

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.

Lux vs Blitzcrank Counter Stats

Lux Image
Win Rate
49.5 %
VS
Win Rate
50.5 %
Blitzcrank Image
4.6
< Kills >
2.2
6
< Deaths >
6.3
10.9
< Assists >
12.5
1.02
< Killing Sprees >
0.4
82
< Minions Killed >
34
0.09
< Dragons Killed >
0.04
0.49
< Inhibitors >
0.38
1,006
< Physical Damage >
2,399
17,575
< Magic Damage >
5,584
888
< True Damage >
754
19,470
< Damage Dealt >
8,737
14,354
< Damage Taken >
22,327
9,814
< Gold Earned >
7,942
1.92
< Towers >
1.26
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
963
< Total Healing >
1,900
11,913
< Experience >
10,504
38
< Vision Score >
44
18
< Wards Placed >
21
301
< Time Dealing CC >
227

How to Counter Blitzcrank with Lux in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here underscore some important Lux vs. Blitzcrank counter stats that may help us understand the differences between the pair. Lux’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Blitzcrank’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Lux may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Blitzcrank..

Lux typically has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her foe does. On average, she takes less damage than Blitzcrank. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Lux and Blitzcrank

Damage Types Compared

Lux
Blitzcrank
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Lux
Blitzcrank

Who is Better, Lux or Blitzcrank?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Lux usually fairs equally well when taking on Blitzcrank, with a 49.5% win rate. Therefore, Lux makes an ok counter to Blitzcrank.

While Lux does have a lower winrate compared to Blitzcrank, when facing one another, Lux also has a greater learning curve that makes her a more time consuming character to learn. You still need to be cautious when picking Lux into Blitzcrank.

Additionally, Lux has a good amount of utility and CC, 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 one best champion in League of Legends, in Lux vs Blitzcrank matchups, Blitzcrank is the better champ with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.

Lux is a somewhat poor counter to Blitzcrank. Make sure you focus your tactics on increasing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Lux against Blitzcrank.

Additional Information for Lux Players

How We Calculated Our Lux vs Blitzcrank Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Blitzcrank as Lux, we analyzed 6,831 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 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 truly master Lux to counter Blitzcrank during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions presented above, you should grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Lux most often racks up more CS as Blitzcrank. Champs who on average don't acquire many minion kills often don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values displayed on this page to do well.

The most important items to have in your Lux versus Blitzcrank build include Luden's Tempest, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Shard of True Ice. When Lux incorporated at least these three pieces in her build, she performed significantly better versus Blitzcrank than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Lux had an average win rate of 49.5% battling Blitzcrank with this build.

To have the highest chance of crushing Blitzcrank as Lux, you should use the Arcane Comet, Manaflow Band, Absolute Focus, Gathering Storm, Cheap Shot, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Sorcery and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players used for Lux vs Blitzcrank LoL games, this mix of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 49.5% winrate overall.

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