Cho'Gath
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Q

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Toughest Matchups:
Galio
18.2%
Vel'Koz
20.0%
Cassiopeia
21.4%
Garen
26.7%
Diana
27.8%
Talon
33.3%
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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
51.3%
(+3.3%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
0.7%
(+0.1%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
1.3%
(-0.3%)
vs last patch
DMG/min
635
(-1)
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: 53.73% Win Rate (67 Games)

Boots
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Kindlegem
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Lost Chapter
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Blasting Wand
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Everfrost
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Plated Steelcaps
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Aegis of the Legion
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Gargoyle Stoneplate

Core Final Build: 75.00% Win Rate (8 Games)

Everfrost
Plated Steelcaps
Zhonya's Hourglass
Cosmic Drive
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Rabadon's Deathcap

Runes: 45.83% Win Rate (48 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.
Attack Speed
+9% Attack Speed
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Magic Resist
+6 MR
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2
3
4
5
6
7
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9
10
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12
13
14
15
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18
Q
Q
Q
Q
Q
W
W
W
W
W
E
E
E
E
E
R
R
R

Skill Order

Q

W

E

Damage Breakdown

68% AP

21% True

Most Frequent Recommended Build

Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Doran's Ring
Health Potion
Stealth Ward

Core Build Path: 54.35% Win Rate (75 Games)

Plated Steelcaps
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Bami's Cinder
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Frostfire Gauntlet
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Bramble Vest
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Giant's Belt
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Thornmail

Core Final Build: 77.78% Win Rate (9 Games)

Plated Steelcaps
Frostfire Gauntlet
Thornmail
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Force of Nature
Rabadon's Deathcap

Runes: 45.83% Win Rate (48 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
Q
Q
Q
W
W
W
W
W
E
E
E
E
E
R
R
R

Skill Order

E

W

Q

Damage Breakdown

68% AP

21% True

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