Cho'Gath
tier-2
P
Q

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W

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E

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R

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Toughest Matchups:
Illaoi
39.4%
Poppy
41.1%
Sett
41.5%
Darius
43.1%
Ornn
44.0%
Aatrox
44.0%
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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
54.6%
(+1.2%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
4.2%
(+1.2%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
0.8%
(+0.2%)
vs last patch
DMG/min
622
(-2)
vs last patch

Highest Win % Recommended Build

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Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Doran's Shield
Health Potion
Stealth Ward

Core Build Path: 58.85% Win Rate (729 Games)

Bami's Cinder
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Boots
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Mercury's Treads
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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: 63.48% Win Rate (115 Games)

Frostfire Gauntlet
Mercury's Treads
Thornmail
Force of Nature
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Warmog's Armor

Runes: 56.64% Win Rate (256 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.
Second Wind
After taking damage from an enemy champion heal back some missing health over time.
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
Magic Resist
+6 MR
Magic Resist
+6 MR
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4
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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

70% AP

21% True

Most Frequent Recommended Build

Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Doran's Shield
Health Potion
Stealth Ward

Core Build Path: 57.56% Win Rate (1892 Games)

Bami's Cinder
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Boots
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Plated Steelcaps
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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: 61.90% Win Rate (252 Games)

Plated Steelcaps
Frostfire Gauntlet
Thornmail
Force of Nature
Gargoyle Stoneplate
Warmog's Armor

Runes: 55.69% Win Rate (1539 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
Armor
+5 Armor
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Q
Q
Q
Q
W
W
W
W
W
E
E
E
E
E
R
R
R

Skill Order

E

Q

W

Damage Breakdown

70% AP

21% True

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