Cho'Gath
tier-4
P
Q

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W

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E

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R

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Recommended Build

Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Doran's Ring
Health Potion

Core Build Path: 51.63% Win Rate (3517 Games)

Plated Steelcaps
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Frostfire Gauntlet
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Winter's Approach
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Thornmail
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Frozen Heart
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Force of Nature

Core Final Build: 51.63% Win Rate (3517 Games)

Plated Steelcaps
Frostfire Gauntlet
Winter's Approach
Thornmail
Frozen Heart
Force of Nature

Runes

Resolve
Grasp of the Undying
Every 4s your next attack on a champion deals bonus magic damage, heals you, and permanently increases your health.
Demolish
Charge up a powerful attack against a tower while near it.
Second Wind
After taking damage from an enemy champion heal back some missing health over time.
Unflinching
Gain a small amount of tenacity that increases with missing health.
Precision
Presence of Mind
Increase your mana or energy regeneration when damaging an enemy champion. Takedowns restore mana or energy.
Legend: Tenacity
Takedowns on enemies grant permanent Tenacity.
Scaling Cooldown Reduction
+8 Ability Haste
Magic Resist
+8 MR
Scaling Health
+15-90 HP (based on level)
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Q
Q
Q
Q
Q
W
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W
W
E
E
E
E
E
R
R
R

Skill Order

E

Q

W

Damage Breakdown

Cho'Gath's Statistics

Kills5.4

Deaths5.6

Assists6.0

Damage18,856.9

Damage Mitigated43,876.3

Gold Earned11,413.3

Gold Earned11,413.3

Playing against Cho'Gath

Key Insights
Q
reveals the affected area.
E
's damage is increased per
R
stack.
E
resets Cho'Gath's auto attack.
Cho'Gath can only gain 6
R
stacks from non-epic monsters and minions.
Each time
R
ranks up, all of Cho'Gath's previous stacks also gain the bonus HP.
Power Spike
Has consistent sustain throughout the game with
.
Has a strong level 3 with
Q
/
W
/
E
for short trades.
Has a natural spike in threat every time
R
is available.
Can contest and secure objectives very well with
R
's massive true damage.
Synergizes well with
Frostfire Gauntlet
,
Titanic Hydra
,
Gargoyle Stoneplate
,
Abyssal Mask
, and
Warmog's Armor
. Can opt for
Turbo Chemtank
,
Everfrost
, or
Sunfire Aegis
when needed.
Vulnerable
Can be kited very easily by mobile champions or ones who outrange him.
Completely immobile, leaving him vulnerable to ganks.
Q
and
W
are slow and telegraphed.
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