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Jayce Build Guides, Runes and Items

Jayce The Defender of Tomorrow

Find the best Jayce build guides for League of Legends S13 Patch 12.22. The MOBAFire community works hard to keep their LoL builds and guides updated, and will help you craft the best Jayce build for the S13 meta. Learn more about Jayce's abilities, skins, or even ask your own questions to the community!

Season 9 Builds
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LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide

[Updated] A Charmingly tanky surprise!

Build by GinWinsky updated December 22, 2018
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide

[9.17] | "Face the Future" | Jayce Jungle Guide

Build by Zach IWNL updated September 11, 2019
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide

Jayce Test

Build by Guest updated July 15, 2019
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide

Tank Jayce

Build by Guest updated May 27, 2019
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LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide

EFFECTIVE 1V1 AND CLASH BUILD GUIDE FOR JAYCE

Build by Debonair updated April 30, 2019
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide

the Defender of Tomorrow 9.5

Build by sk1ddo updated March 12, 2019
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide

Jayce Top Guide

Build by Guest updated December 19, 2018
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide

Jayce mamadisimo

Build by yoyo6000 updated August 19, 2019
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LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide

Jayce đường trên/giữa_Chia sẻ cùng thách đấu

Build by SleepFancy updated August 7, 2019
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide

lategame jayce of course yes indeed

Build by daveythedumb updated June 10, 2019
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LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide

lategame jayce of course yes indeed

Build by daveythedumb updated June 10, 2019
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LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide

Tank Jayce

Build by Historics updated May 27, 2019
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide

Jayce Top season 9

Build by nidan updated May 26, 2019
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LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide

LubianyZakochany Jayce Guide [TOP]

Build by LubianyZakochany updated May 20, 2019
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LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide

CRIT JAYCE, HIT THE FACE 9.9 - IN DEPTH

Build by Guest updated May 7, 2019
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LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide

Jayce Parche 9.9

Build by Living updated May 5, 2019
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LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide

Jayce Season 9 top

Build by nidan updated April 5, 2019
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LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide

Jayce

Build by Guest updated March 26, 2019
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LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide

jayce pentamid

Build by Guest updated January 23, 2019
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LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide
LoL Champion Jayce Build Guide

Jayce

Build by Guest updated December 24, 2018
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Jayce Build & Runes

If you're looking for the best rune build for Jayce we've got you covered. Below you can find the best items and runes to build for Jayce, as determined by calculations of thousands of Plat+ League of Legends games. If you are already familiar with how to play Jayce this is a great resource to quickly get a good rune selection for Patch 12.22. However, if you are a new Jayce player we highly recommend reading through some of the guides above to learn why this build is strong on Jayce!

Patch 12.22: 257968 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Jayce's Runes

Jayce's Best Runes 48%

Win Rate 1969 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Phase Rush
Phase Rush
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band
LoL Rune: Absolute Focus
Absolute Focus
LoL Rune: Gathering Storm
Gathering Storm

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Magical Footwear
Magical Footwear
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery

Second Best

Jayce's 2nd Best Runes 54%

Win Rate 219 Games

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Phase Rush
Phase Rush
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band
LoL Rune: Absolute Focus
Absolute Focus
LoL Rune: Gathering Storm
Gathering Storm

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Magical Footwear
Magical Footwear
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery

Third Best

Jayce's 3rd Best Runes 55%

Win Rate 65 Games

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: First Strike
First Strike
LoL Rune: Magical Footwear
Magical Footwear
LoL Rune: Future's Market
Future's Market
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Transcendence
Transcendence
LoL Rune: Gathering Storm
Gathering Storm

Jayce's Summoner Spells

Jayce's Best Summoner Spells 48%

Win Rate 6515 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Jayce's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 49%

Win Rate 2883 Games

Flash Ignite

Third Best

Jayce's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 47%

Win Rate 58 Games

Exhaust Flash

Jayce's Starters

Jayce's Best Starter Items 48%

Win Rate 4406 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Jayce's 2nd Best Starter Items 50%

Win Rate 2535 Games

Long Sword Refillable Potion

Third Best

Jayce's 3rd Best Starter Items 51%

Win Rate 565 Games

Health Potion Tear of the Goddess

Trinket

Jayce's Best Trinket 47%

Win Rate 5409 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Jayce's 2nd Best Trinket 50%

Win Rate 3012 Games

Farsight Alteration

Third Best

Jayce's 3rd Best Trinket 51%

Win Rate 1109 Games

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Patch 12.22: 257972 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Jayce's Runes

Jayce's Best Runes 53%

Win Rate 372 Games

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  • 2
  • 3
Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: First Strike
First Strike
LoL Rune: Magical Footwear
Magical Footwear
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Transcendence
Transcendence
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band

Second Best

Jayce's 2nd Best Runes 51%

Win Rate 236 Games

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Phase Rush
Phase Rush
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band
LoL Rune: Absolute Focus
Absolute Focus
LoL Rune: Gathering Storm
Gathering Storm

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Magical Footwear
Magical Footwear
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery

Third Best

Jayce's 3rd Best Runes 48%

Win Rate 144 Games

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Phase Rush
Phase Rush
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band
LoL Rune: Absolute Focus
Absolute Focus
LoL Rune: Gathering Storm
Gathering Storm

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Magical Footwear
Magical Footwear
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery

Jayce's Summoner Spells

Jayce's Best Summoner Spells 52%

Win Rate 2409 Games

  • 1
  • 2

Second Best

Jayce's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 52%

Win Rate 957 Games

Flash Teleport

Jayce's Starters

Jayce's Best Starter Items 52%

Win Rate 1361 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Jayce's 2nd Best Starter Items 52%

Win Rate 1083 Games

Doran's Blade Health Potion

Third Best

Jayce's 3rd Best Starter Items 54%

Win Rate 333 Games

Long Sword Health Potion

Trinket

Jayce's Best Trinket 49%

Win Rate 1786 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Jayce's 2nd Best Trinket 53%

Win Rate 1101 Games

Farsight Alteration

Third Best

Jayce's 3rd Best Trinket 56%

Win Rate 576 Games

Oracle Lens
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Patch 12.22: 257984 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Jayce's Runes

Jayce's Best Runes 57%

Win Rate 116 Games

  • 1
Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Phase Rush
Phase Rush
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band
LoL Rune: Absolute Focus
Absolute Focus
LoL Rune: Gathering Storm
Gathering Storm

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Magical Footwear
Magical Footwear
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery

Second Best

Jayce's 2nd Best Runes 0%

Win Rate Games

LoL Path:

LoL Path:

Third Best

Jayce's 3rd Best Runes 0%

Win Rate Games

LoL Path:

LoL Path:

Jayce's Summoner Spells

Jayce's Best Summoner Spells 58%

Win Rate 406 Games

  • 1
  • 2

Second Best

Jayce's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 51%

Win Rate 271 Games

Flash Ignite

Jayce's Starters

Jayce's Best Starter Items 65%

Win Rate 55 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Jayce's 2nd Best Starter Items 55%

Win Rate 309 Games

Doran's Blade Health Potion

Third Best

Jayce's 3rd Best Starter Items 52%

Win Rate 172 Games

Long Sword Refillable Potion

Trinket

Jayce's Best Trinket 64%

Win Rate 223 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Jayce's 2nd Best Trinket 49%

Win Rate 394 Games

Stealth Ward

Third Best

Jayce's 3rd Best Trinket 52%

Win Rate 116 Games

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Jayce's Ability Order

Jayce's Best Ability Order 66%

Win Rate 35 Games

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  • 2
  • 3
! Small Sample Size Warning * There is either not a lot of games played on this champion or the builds vary greatly, we have provided the top build but it does not have a high confidence rating so use your own discretion.

Jayce Counters

Learn 's counters and discover matchups where they have an advantage! When you're starting a game of League of Legends you should always keep in mind if you'll be at an advantage or disadvantage against your opponent, so you can know whether to bully them or play safe. You can find detailed breakdowns of each matchup on CounterStats, and you can also check out some Jayce guides to see how to build and play against other champions you may find yourself up against!


This counter data is for Jayce Top in Plat+ games. The percent shown is the enemy champion's counter rating against Jayce. Counter rating is our own statistic that factors in counter kills, overall kills, early lead ratio, comeback ratio, and win percent to give the whole picture of that champion's effectiveness as a counter pick.

Jayce Skins

Jayce's Abilities

Jayce's Hextech Capacitor
Hextech Capacitor Jayce's Passive Jayce's Passive
Self
Jayce's Passive
Jayce's Passive
Jayce can swap between melee and ranged weapons using Mercury Cannon / Mercury Hammer starting from level 1. Swapping weapons also swaps all his abilities and grants him 40 movement speed for 0.75 seconds.
Q
Jayce's To The Skies! / Shock Blast
To The Skies! / Shock Blast Jayce's Q Ability
Self
0
Jayce's Passive
Mercury Hammer: Jayce leaps to an enemy, dealing 55 / 100 / 145 / 190 / 235 / 280 (+1.2 per attack damage) physical damage to surrounding enemies and slowing them by 30 / 35 / 40 / 45 / 50 / 55% for 2 seconds.

Mercury Cannon: Jayce fires an orb of electricity, dealing 55 / 110 / 165 / 220 / 275 / 330 (+1.2 per attack damage) physical damage to the first enemy hit and all surrounding enemies. Firing this orb through Acceleration Gate increases the range, speed and increases the damage by 40%.
W
Jayce's Lightning Field / Hyper Charge
Lightning Field / Hyper Charge Jayce's W Ability
Self
0
Jayce's Passive
Mercury Hammer Passive: Jayce's Hammer attacks grant 10 / 12 / 14 / 16 / 18 / 20 mana.

Mercury Hammer Active: Jayce creates an electric aura dealing 25 / 40 / 55 / 70 / 85 / 100 (+25% of ability power) magic damage over 4 seconds.

Mercury Cannon: Jayce overcharges his cannon, gaining maximum attack speed for his next 3 attacks. These attacks deal 70 / 78 / 86 / 94 / 102 / 110% physical damage.
E
Jayce's Thundering Blow / Acceleration Gate
Thundering Blow / Acceleration Gate Jayce's E Ability
Self
0
Jayce's Passive
Mercury Hammer: Jayce swings his hammer, knocking back his target and dealing 8 / 10.8 / 13.6 / 16.4 / 19.2 / 22% of target's max health (+1.0 per bonus attack damage) magic damage.

Mercury Cannon: Jayce deploys an acceleration gate for 4 seconds that grants 30 / 35 / 40 / 45 / 50 / 55% movement speed decaying over 3 seconds to allied champions that pass through it.
R
Jayce's Mercury Cannon / Mercury Hammer
Mercury Cannon / Mercury Hammer Jayce's Ultimate (R) Ability
Self
0
6
Mercury Cannon: Jayce transforms his weapon into the Mercury Hammer, becoming melee ranged and gaining new abilities and 5 / 15 / 25 / 35 (+0.075 per bonus attack damage) armor and magic resist. Jayce's next attack deals an additional 25 / 65 / 105 / 145 (+0.25 per bonus attack damage) magic damage (depending on level).

Mercury Hammer: Jayce transforms his weapon into the Mercury Cannon, gaining attack range and new abilities. Jayce's next attack removes 10 / 15 / 20 / 25% armor and magic resist for 5 seconds.
Q
Jayce's To The Skies!
To The Skies! Jayce's Q Ability
600
40
Jayce's Passive
Jayce leaps to an enemy, dealing 55 / 100 / 145 / 190 / 235 / 280 (+1.2 per attack damage) physical damage to surrounding enemies and slowing them by 30 / 35 / 40 / 45 / 50 / 55% for 2 seconds.

Cooldown: 16 / 14 / 12 / 10 / 8 / 6
Q
Jayce's Shock Blast
Shock Blast Jayce's Q Ability
1050
0
8
Jayce fires an orb of electricity, dealing 55 / 110 / 165 / 220 / 275 / 330 (+1.2 per attack damage) physical damage to the first enemy hit and all surrounding enemies. Firing this orb through Acceleration Gate increases the range, speed and increases the damage by 40%.

Mana: 55 / 60 / 65 / 70 / 75 / 80
W
Jayce's Lightning Field
Lightning Field Jayce's W Ability
350
40
10
Passive: Jayce's Hammer attacks grant 10 / 12 / 14 / 16 / 18 / 20 mana.

Active: Jayce creates an electric aura dealing 25 / 40 / 55 / 70 / 85 / 100 (+25% of ability power) magic damage over 4 seconds.
W
Jayce's Hyper Charge
Hyper Charge Jayce's W Ability
Self
40
Jayce's Passive
Jayce overcharges his cannon, gaining maximum attack speed for his next 3 attacks. These attacks deal 70 / 78 / 86 / 94 / 102 / 110% physical damage.

Cooldown: 13 / 11.4 / 9.8 / 8.2 / 6.6 / 5
E
Jayce's Thundering Blow
Thundering Blow Jayce's E Ability
240
55
Jayce's Passive
Jayce swings his hammer, knocking back his target and dealing 8 / 10.8 / 13.6 / 16.4 / 19.2 / 22% of target's max health (+1.0 per bonus attack damage) magic damage.

Cooldown: 20 / 18 / 16 / 14 / 12 / 10
E
Jayce's Acceleration Gate
Acceleration Gate Jayce's E Ability
650
50
16
Jayce deploys an acceleration gate for 4 seconds that grants 30 / 35 / 40 / 45 / 50 / 55% movement speed decaying over 3 seconds to allied champions that pass through it.
R
Jayce's Mercury Cannon
Mercury Cannon Jayce's Ultimate (R) Ability
Self
0
6
Jayce transforms his weapon into the Mercury Cannon, gaining attack range and new abilities. Jayce's next attack removes 10 / 15 / 20 / 25% armor and magic resist for 5 seconds.
R
Jayce's Mercury Hammer
Mercury Hammer Jayce's Ultimate (R) Ability
Self
0
6
Jayce transforms his weapon into the Mercury Hammer, becoming melee ranged and gaining new abilities and 5 / 15 / 25 / 35 (+0.075 per bonus attack damage) armor and magic resist. Jayce's next attack deals an additional 25 / 65 / 105 / 145 (+0.25 per bonus attack damage) magic damage (depending on level).

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