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

Lux vs Pantheon

How to Beat Pantheon as Lux in LoL Pantheon is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Pantheon as Lux

based on 9,532 Lux vs Pantheon matchups
Win Rate
53 %
K/D/A
2.66
Pick Rate
2.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of recently ranked LoL rounds each week. Within our data, Lux did battle with Pantheon 9532 times. Using so many games with Lux vs Pantheon provides us a lot of faith in our capability to prepare informative stats and a solid build to suppress Pantheon. This counter pairing is somewhat rare. Lux fights Pantheon in only 2.4% of her matches.

Lux vs Pantheon Matchup Summary

Lux does a good job of beating Pantheon. Typically, she wins a whopping 53.0% of matches the champions face off with one another in. In Lux against Pantheon matches, Lux’s side is 0.1% less likely to earn first blood. This indicates that she probably won't be able to get first blood against Pantheon.

Best Lux vs Pantheon Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
Blasting WandAmplifying Tome

Core Lux Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestRabadon's DeathcapZhonya's Hourglass

Optional Items

ShadowflameHorizon FocusShard of True IceMorellonomicon

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
CDRScaling Adaptive Armor
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
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E
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E
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W
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E
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R
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Guide to Countering Pantheon as Lux

Tips for Playing as Lux against Pantheon

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

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

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.

Advice to Win Against Pantheon

Be careful near Pantheon if your health is low - a thrown Comet Spear executes low health enemies.

Pantheon's Aegis Assault makes him invulnerable from the front. Get behind him or wait it out.

Grand Starfall gives several seconds of warning before Pantheon arrives. Use this time to get out of the way or to form a plan to deal with him.

Lux vs Pantheon Counter Stats

Lux Image
Win Rate
53 %
VS
Win Rate
47 %
Pantheon Image
5.2
< Kills >
7.1
6.1
< Deaths >
7.2
11
< Assists >
7.2
1.17
< Killing Sprees >
1.62
76
< Minions Killed >
89
0.11
< Dragons Killed >
0.23
0.53
< Inhibitors >
0.38
875
< Physical Damage >
15,905
17,397
< Magic Damage >
715
764
< True Damage >
1,066
19,036
< Damage Dealt >
17,687
13,524
< Damage Taken >
23,313
9,977
< Gold Earned >
10,640
2.01
< Towers >
1.54
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
888
< Total Healing >
2,806
12,042
< Experience >
12,443
38
< Vision Score >
28
18
< Wards Placed >
13
287
< Time Dealing CC >
60

How to Counter Pantheon with Lux in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here show several critical Lux versus Pantheon matchup stats that may help us explain the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Lux’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Pantheon’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Lux may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Pantheon..

Lux typically has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than her enemy does. Typically, she takes less damage than Pantheon. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, yet it can also imply that the champ with increased HP has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Lux and Pantheon

Damage Types Compared

Lux
Pantheon
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Lux
Pantheon

Who is Better, Lux or Pantheon?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Lux usually wins when trying to fight Pantheon, with a 53.0% win rate. Thus, Lux makes a good counter for Pantheon.

While Lux does have a higher winrate than Pantheon, when they face off with one another, Lux also has a greater learning curve that makes her a more difficult champion to develop with. You don't need to be too worried when picking Lux into Pantheon.

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

While there isn't a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Lux vs Pantheon matchups, Lux is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during team fights.

Lux is an above average counter for Pantheon. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on maximizing your gold income and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Lux against Pantheon.

Additional Information for Lux Players

How We Calculated Our Lux vs Pantheon Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Pantheon as Lux, we analyzed 9,532 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 Pantheon 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 Pantheon during both the laning 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 listen to the build and stats presented above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Lux usually accumulates a similar amount of CS relative to Pantheon. Champions who on average don't earn many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be effective, such as supports. 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, often require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to have in your Lux versus Pantheon build consist of Luden's Tempest, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Lux incorporated at least these three items in her build, she performed much better when facing Pantheon than with many other common builds. In fact, Lux had an average win rate of 53.0% when countering Pantheon with this build.

To have the best probability of annihilating Pantheon as Lux, Lux players should take the Arcane Comet, Manaflow Band, Absolute Focus, Gathering Storm, Cheap Shot, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Sorcery and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Lux vs Pantheon face-offs, this sequence of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 53.0% win rate overall.

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