Malphite vs Aatrox Counter Build

How to Win Malphite vs Aatrox Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Aatrox as Malphite in LoL

How to Beat Aatrox as Malphite

8,376 Malphite vs Aatrox Matchups Analyzed

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Best Malphite Items to Counter Aatrox

The most important items to have in your Malphite versus Aatrox build include Thornmail, Force of Nature, and Frostfire Gauntlet. When Malphite combined at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better against Aatrox than with most other commonly used item sets.


4.8 | Malphite Aatrox | 5.2


5.2 | Malphite Aatrox | 5.9


8.4 | Malphite Aatrox | 5.9

Best Malphite Runes to Counter Aatrox

Grasp of the Undying Rune Grasp of the Undying
Demolish Rune Demolish
Conditioning Rune Conditioning
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
To have the highest probability of defeating Aatrox as Malphite, Malphite players should use the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Conditioning, Overgrowth, Manaflow Band, and Transcendence runes. Of all the rune sets players chose for Malphite vs Aatrox face-offs, this combo of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. We have also included the top Aatrox runes to counterpick against Malphite in order to help you understand how he will likely be played to try to beat you.

Runes Aatrox Will Likely Use to Counter Malphite

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Unflinching Rune Unflinching

Malphite vs Aatrox Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here highlight some valuable Malphite versus Aatrox counter statistics that can help us understand the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Malphite’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.5 is more than Aatrox’s KDA ratio of 1.9, demonstrating that Malphite may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Aatrox.

Malphite normally has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his enemy does. On average, Malphite takes less damage than Aatrox. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also hint that the champion with higher health has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.

In Malphite vs Aatrox matchups, Malphite usually earns less CS than Aatrox. Champions who on average do not amass very much CS usually do not require much CS to be useful. They are able to scale properly off their abilities alone. Yet, champions with large numbers of minion kills, such as ADCs, typically require a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, work to do better than the values shown here to do well.

By default, Malphite vs Aatrox tips, statistics, and build suggestions are displayed for all ranked divisions combined. If you want to narrow the stats and builds to a particular skill level, you should use the selection menu located at the top of the page.

Killing Spree

2.3 | Malphite Aatrox | 2.6

Damage Dealt

17,177 | Malphite Aatrox | 17,188

Damage Taken

18,722 | Malphite Aatrox | 33,009

Gold Earned

9,421 | Malphite Aatrox | 10,342

Minions Killed

103 | Malphite Aatrox | 137


5 | Malphite Aatrox | 5.1

Dragons Killed

1.9 | Malphite Aatrox | 2

Barons Killed

0.4 | Malphite Aatrox | 0.4


0.8 | Malphite Aatrox | 0.8

Malphite vs Aatrox Matchup Summary

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of ranked League of Legends games each and every week. Within our data, Malphite engaged Aatrox in 8,376 games. With so many games with Malphite vs Aatrox gives us confidence in our ability to provide informative stats and a pro build to suppress your enemy.

This particular champ pairing is somewhat uncommon. Malphite fights Aatrox in only 7.8% of his matches. Malphite does a good job of beating Aatrox. On average, he wins a terrific 53.0% of matches the champs fight each other in. In Malphite versus Aatrox rounds, Malphite’s team is 1.0% less likely to earn first blood. This indicates that he probably won't be able to get first blood against Aatrox.

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 8,376 Malphite vs Aatrox 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 Malphite 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.