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Aatrox
tier-3
P
Q

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W

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E

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R

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Toughest Matchups:
Illaoi
45.2%
Jax
45.2%
Fiora
46.9%
Ornn
47.0%
Mordekaiser
47.8%
Malphite
47.9%
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Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Doran's Blade
Health Potion
Warding Totem (Trinket)

Core Build Path: 49.88% Win Rate (1147 Games)

Caulfield's Warhammer
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Kindlegem
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Boots of Speed
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Ninja Tabi
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Phage
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Black Cleaver
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Aegis of the Legion
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Vampiric Scepter
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Death's Dance

Core Final Build: 53.19% Win Rate (517 Games)

Black Cleaver
Ninja Tabi
Death's Dance
Sterak's Gage
Spirit Visage
Guardian Angel

Runes: 49.14% Win Rate (1396 Games)

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Skill Order

Q

E

W

Damage Breakdown

97% AD

Win Rate
49.1%
(+0.4%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
6.1%
(+2.5%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
2.5%
(+0.9%)
vs last patch

Playing against Aatrox

Key Insights
P
's cooldown is reduced by 2 seconds when he damages enemy champions or large monsters, and an additional 2 seconds if he lands
Q
's Sweetspots on them.
Aatrox's
Q
does 25% increased damage on his 2nd use and 50% on the 3rd use. In addition, landing their Sweetspots will do 50% bonus damage and knock up enemies.
When affected by
W
, it's easier to escape from the sides or towards Aatrox to avoid being dragged back to the center.
Aatrox can use
E
while casting
Q
to reposition himself and
Q
's hitbox.
E
resets Aatrox's auto attack.
R
lasts for 10 seconds, and for each takedown, the duration is increased by 5 seconds (stored duration cannot pass the original amount).
Power Spike
High early game damage with
Q
and
P
.
E
's healing makes it harder to push him out of lane.
Gains a ton of strength in fights after casting
R
, especially if he gets a Takedown.
Spikes well on
Black Cleaver
and
Death's Dance
.
Vulnerable
Slow and telegraphed animations on
Q
.
Struggles against mobile champions that can dodge most of his damage and crowd control.
Any form of Grievous Wounds hurts Aatrox because of how much healing he has in his kit (
Executioner's Calling
,
Mortal Reminder
,
Morellonomicon
,
Bramble Vest
,
Thornmail
).
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