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Lore

  • In the most recent version of his lore, Jax is confirmed to be an Icathian.
  • JaxSquare Jax's real name is Saijax Cail-Rynx Kohari Icath’un, which was first mentioned in the Void related story, Where Icathia Once Stood.
    • His full name consists five elements specific to Icathian naming convention:
      • Birth name,
      • Mother's name,
      • Father's name,
      • Occupation / social standing,
      • Clan name.
  • Before his transformation, Saljax was a giant with a shaven-head, skin pockmarked by the ravages of a childhood illness, and a forked beard stiffened to points with wax and white chalk.
    • He headed the Kohari, "life-wards" of the Icathian Mage-Kings; though considered a "master of weapons", he often wielded an Icathian axe-headed polearm as his primary weapon.
  • Saljax & fellow Kohari participated in an Icathian uprising against Shuriman army of slaves, mercenaries, & god-warrriors.
    • In this battle, the desperate Icathian priests wreaked the Void's chaos upon the Shurimans; the priests' endeavor backfired, dooming Icathia to destruction & oblivion.
  • Jax's favorite food is eggs, particularly those from a certain caravansary in the Shuriman City of Uzeris. His prefered method of egg consumption is to boil them.

Quotes

Jax JaximusCircle Jaximus [S|L]
  • "Here's to you, kid!" references Joe, an Ewing's sarcoma patient who thanks to the Make-A-Wish Foundation was able to visit Riot Games Inc.'s headquarters.
    • Jaximus was Joe's favorite skin, and after he passed away in 05-Jun-2012, the Grandmaster at Arms says the line in his memory.[2]
      • As a result, he became the first non-Legendary skin to have a special line.

Skins

Jax OriginalCircle Classic Jax [S|L]
Jax VandalCircle Vandal Jax [S|L]
Jax JaximusCircle Jaximus [S|L]
Jax PAXCircle PAX Jax [S|L]
Jax TheMightyCircle The Mighty Jax [S|L]
Jax TempleCircle Temple Jax [S|L]
Jax NemesisCircle Nemesis Jax [S|L]
Chromaskins Chromas: Amber, Brick, Cream
  • He is fighting several soldiers geared like Helmet Bro.
Jax SKTT1Circle SKT T1 Jax [S|L]
Jax WardenCircle Warden Jax [S|L]
Jax GodStaffCircle God Staff Jax [S|L]
  • This skin may also have been inspired by the video-game Asura's Wrath, with Jax's appearance closely resembling the game's protagonist, Asura.
  • This is his first skin where his hair is fully visible.
  • He shares this theme with:

Relations

  • JaxSquare Jax fought against the God-warriors of Shurima such as NasusSquare Nasus and RenektonSquare Renekton during the final days of Icathia.
  • Jax is GragasSquare Gragas' drinking buddy.
  • FioraSquare Fiora is Jax's rival-in-arms (her 'worthy opponent' so to speak).



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