Cho'Gath Tank Runes

Build Patch 14.13

Core Cho'Gath Item Build Order

58.0% Win Rate (10034 Games)
Doran's Ring

Starting

Heartsteel

1st

Plated Steelcaps

2nd

Sunfire Aegis

3rd

Heartsteel

4th

Thornmail

5th

Sunfire Aegis

6th

Doran's Ring
Heartsteel
Plated Steelcaps
Sunfire Aegis
Heartsteel
Thornmail
Sunfire Aegis

Core Cho'Gath Item Build Path

Situational

Kaenic Rookern
Hollow Radiance
Warmog's Armor
Frozen Heart
Jak'Sho, The Protean
Unending Despair
Randuin's Omen

Summoner Spells

73965 Games57%

Cho'Gath Skill Order

0
Carnivore

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Rupture
Feral Scream
Vorpal Spikes
Feast

Cho'Gath Guide

Learn Cho'Gath with our Cho'Gath guide. Learn about Cho'Gath's strengths and Cho'Gath's weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Cho'Gath, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • Cho'Gath
    Q
    reveals the affected area.
  • Cho'Gath
    E
    's damage is increased per
    Cho'Gath
    R
    stack.
  • Cho'Gath
    E
    resets Cho'Gath's auto attack.
  • Each time
    Cho'Gath
    R
    ranks up, all of Cho'Gath's previous stacks also gain the bonus HP.
Strengths
  • Has consistent sustain throughout the game with
    Cho'Gath
    P
    .
  • Has a strong level 3 with
    Cho'Gath
    Q
    /
    Cho'Gath
    W
    /
    Cho'Gath
    E
    for short trades.
  • Has a natural spike in threat every time
    Cho'Gath
    R
    is available.
  • Can contest and secure objectives very well with
    Cho'Gath
    R
    's massive true damage.
  • Thrives with items that enhance his tankiness, damage output, and crowd control capabilities.
Weaknesses
  • Can be kited very easily by mobile champions or ones who outrange him.
  • Completely immobile, leaving him vulnerable to ganks.
  • Cho'Gath
    Q
    and
    Cho'Gath
    W
    are slow and telegraphed.
  • Once
    Cho'Gath
    R
    is used on a non-champion, his fighting power drops dramatically.