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

Lux vs Wukong

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

How to Beat Wukong as Lux

based on 5,600 Lux vs Wukong matchups
Win Rate
47.1 %
K/D/A
2.57
Pick Rate
3.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked LoL games that we analyze each week. Our guide on how to beat Wukong as Lux resulted from an evaluation of 5600 ranked games where both champions fought one another. This counter matchup is fairly rare. Lux is forced to battle against Wukong in only 3.6% of her matches.

Lux vs Wukong Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Lux has done a dismal job of beating Wukong. On average, she wins a lowly 47.1% of matches the champs battle each other in. In Lux vs Wukong games, Lux’s team is 0.0% more probable to earn first blood, indicating that she probably will get first blood against Wukong.

Best Lux vs Wukong Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Blasting WandAmplifying Tome

Core Lux Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestRabadon's DeathcapHorizon Focus

Optional Items

ShadowflameZhonya's HourglassShard of True IceMorellonomicon

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerbarrier 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

Inspiration First Strike Magical FootwearBiscuit DeliveryCosmic Insight
Domination Cheap ShotTreasure 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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E
2
Q
3
E
4
W
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
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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W
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R

Guide to Countering Wukong as Lux

Tips for Playing as Lux against Wukong

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 Wukong

Wukong becomes tougher to kill when surrounded by his enemies. Try to isolate him to gain an advantage.

Wukong will often use Decoy after Nimbus Strike. Try delaying your abilities by a short amount of time to ensure that you're hitting the real Wukong.

Lux vs Wukong Counter Stats

Lux Image
Win Rate
47.1 %
VS
Win Rate
52.9 %
Wukong Image
5.1
< Kills >
7.1
6
< Deaths >
5.8
10.3
< Assists >
6.4
1.18
< Killing Sprees >
1.62
82
< Minions Killed >
94
0.1
< Dragons Killed >
0.85
0.49
< Inhibitors >
0.51
875
< Physical Damage >
13,173
16,749
< Magic Damage >
2,509
1,056
< True Damage >
1,018
18,681
< Damage Dealt >
16,701
13,549
< Damage Taken >
27,773
10,116
< Gold Earned >
11,876
1.9
< Towers >
2.12
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.18
965
< Total Healing >
7,414
12,163
< Experience >
14,081
40
< Vision Score >
20
19
< Wards Placed >
7
293
< Time Dealing CC >
108

How to Counter Wukong with Lux in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page feature several influential Lux against Wukong counter statistics that may help you realize the differences and similarities between the two. For instance, Lux’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Wukong’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Lux may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Wukong..

Lux typically has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than her enemy does. Typically, she takes less damage than Wukong. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Lux and Wukong

Damage Types Compared

Lux
Wukong
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Lux
Wukong

Who is Better, Lux or Wukong?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Lux usually loses when taking on Wukong, with a 47.1% win rate. Thus, Lux makes a poor counter to Wukong.

While Lux does have a lower win rate compared to Wukong, when on opposite teams, Lux also has a greater learning curve that makes her a more complex champ to learn and master. You should be very concerned when picking Lux into Wukong.

Additionally, Lux has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Wukong. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion in League of Legends, in Lux vs Wukong matchups, Wukong is the better champ with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.

Lux is a trash counter to Wukong. Make sure you focus your play on maximizing your CS and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Lux against Wukong.

Additional Information for Lux Players

How We Calculated Our Lux vs Wukong Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Wukong as Lux, we analyzed 5,600 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 Wukong 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

If you would like to truly master Lux in order to counter Wukong during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and stats presented above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Lux most often gets a similar amount of CS as Wukong. Champs who typically don't take many minion kills often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values reported on this page to do well.

The best items to use in your Lux versus Wukong build include Luden's Tempest, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Horizon Focus. When Lux incorporated at least these three pieces in her build, she performed significantly better vs Wukong than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Lux had an average winrate of 47.1% when countering Wukong with this build.

To have the best probability of coming out on top against Wukong as Lux, Lux players should equip the First Strike, Magical Footwear, Biscuit Delivery, Cosmic Insight, Cheap Shot, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Inspiration and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune sets players chose for Lux vs Wukong counter picks, this set of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 47.1% win rate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Wukong as Lux are presented for all ranked divisions. If you would like to filter the statistics and builds to a particular rank, you can use the selection menu located at the top of this page.