Aatrox Runes explained
There's one set of runes for Aatrox on patch
11.15that is the clear favorite for LoL players and pros alike. The best Aatrox Runes on the position Top are
Precision as the primary path and
Resolve as the secondary path with a pick rate of 81%. Besides runes you should take a look on Aatrox Build and if you are interested in pro matches take a look at Aatrox Probuilds. If you want to discuss
Aatrox then you should visit the champion subreddit.
Primary path on Aatrox
Precision improves attack and sustained damage on Aatrox troughout the match. Most of high elo players – and our LoL pros in the the major regions – have agreed that
Conqueror is the best keystone rune to run on
Aatrox. This keystone rune provides additional power in the later stages of a game. As soon as
Conqueror is fully charged, Aatrox deals additional damage and gains life steal. This is usually followed up by taking
Legend: Tenacity and
Triumph restores on Aatrox a part of missing health and award bonus gold, if a champion is killed. Aatrox gains extra Tenacity with every additional stage of
Legend: Tenacity. With
Last Stand you deal more damage while you are at low health.
Secondary path on Aatrox
When it comes to your secondary path, most
Aatrox players prefer to go with
Resolve empowers the survivability of Aatrox and increases the tankiness. On the
Resolve path, the best runes for Aatrox are
Revitalize inceases heals and shields you distribute or receive.
Bone Plating make Aatrox overall tankier, by decreasing the amount of poke damage in the early game.