Cho'Gath
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Toughest Matchups:
Akali
22.2%
Lissandra
25.0%
Irelia
25.0%
Cassiopeia
30.0%
Annie
35.7%
Pantheon
37.5%
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Cho'Gath's Statistics

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
P
.
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
,
Spirit Visage
,
Gargoyle Stoneplate
, and
Warmog's Armor
. Can opt for
Turbo Chemtank
,
Sunfire Aegis
, or
Everfrost
when needed.
Vulnerable
Can be kited very easily by mobile champions or ones who outrange him.
Completely immobile, leaving him vulnerable to ganks.
His damage is tied to his abilities. Once used, his strength diminishes.
Slow and telegraphed animation on
Q
and
W
.
Win Rate
50.7%
(-1.3%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
0.5%
(+0.1%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
0.8%
(+0.2%)
vs last patch
DMG/min
688
(+23)
vs last patch

Highest Win % Recommended Build

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Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Doran's Ring
Health Potion
Stealth Ward

Core Build Path: 56.25% Win Rate (64 Games)

Hextech Alternator
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Boots
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Blasting Wand
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Hextech Rocketbelt
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Aether Wisp
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Blasting Wand
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Sheen
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Lich Bane

Core Final Build: 53.72% Win Rate (11 Games)

Sorcerer's Shoes
Hextech Rocketbelt
Lich Bane
Cosmic Drive
Morellonomicon
Gargoyle Stoneplate

Runes: 59.65% Win Rate (57 Games)

Sorcery
Arcane Comet
Damaging a champion with an ability hurls a damaging comet at their location.
Manaflow Band
Hitting an enemy champion with an ability permanently increases your maximum mana by 25, up to 250 mana.

After reaching 250 bonus mana, restore 1% of your missing mana every 5 seconds.
Transcendence
Gain bonuses upon reaching the following levels:
Level 5: +5 Ability Haste
Level 8: +5 Ability Haste
Level 11: On Champion takedown, reduce the remaining cooldown of basic abilities by 20%.
Scorch
Your first damaging ability hit every 10s burns champions.
Domination
Cheap Shot
Deal bonus true damage to enemy champions with impaired movement or actions.
Ultimate Hunter
Unique takedowns grant permanent cooldown reduction on your Ultimate.
Attack Speed
+9% Attack Speed
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Magic Resist
+6 MR
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Q
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Q
Q
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E
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E
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E
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R

Skill Order

Q

W

E

Damage Breakdown

70% AP

21% True

Most Frequent Recommended Build

Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Doran's Ring
Health Potion
Stealth Ward

Core Build Path: 53.72% Win Rate (66 Games)

Hextech Alternator
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Boots
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Sorcerer's Shoes
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Blasting Wand
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Hextech Rocketbelt
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Aether Wisp
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Blasting Wand
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Sheen
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Lich Bane

Core Final Build: 53.72% Win Rate (11 Games)

Sorcerer's Shoes
Hextech Rocketbelt
Lich Bane
Cosmic Drive
Morellonomicon
Gargoyle Stoneplate

Runes: 52.38% Win Rate (63 Games)

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.
Conditioning
After 12 min gain +9 Armor and +9 Magic Resist and increase your Armor and Magic Resist by 5%.
Overgrowth
Gain permanent max health when minions or monsters die near you.
Precision
Triumph
Takedowns restore 12% of your missing health and grant an additional 20 gold.
Legend: Tenacity
Takedowns on enemies grant permanent Tenacity.
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Magic Resist
+6 MR
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Q
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R

Skill Order

Q

W

E

Damage Breakdown

70% AP

21% True

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