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Cho'Gath
tier-5
P
Q

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E

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R

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Toughest Matchups:
Yorick
20.0%
Nasus
31.6%
Gnar
35.3%
Vladimir
41.7%
Renekton
43.1%
Riven
44.0%
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Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Doran's Shield
Health Potion
Warding Totem (Trinket)

Core Build Path: 57.14% Win Rate (105 Games)

Lost Chapter
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Hextech Revolver
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Hextech GLP-800
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Aether Wisp
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Twin Shadows

Core Final Build: 54.05% Win Rate (37 Games)

Hextech GLP-800
Ninja Tabi
Twin Shadows
Righteous Glory
Thornmail
Gargoyle Stoneplate

Runes: 53.17% Win Rate (205 Games)

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Skill Order

Q

W

E

Damage Breakdown

69% AP

22% True

Cho'Gath's Matchups

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Win Rate
48.7%
(-1.2%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
2.0%
(-0.2%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
0.3%
(-0.1%)
vs last patch

Playing against Cho'Gath

Key Insights
E
's on-hit slow makes it easier to land
Q
.
E
deals bonus % max HP damage, and 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
's rank is upgraded, all his previous stacks gain the new rank's bonus HP.
Power Spike
Has great sustain in lane from
P
.
Has a strong level 3 with
Q
,
W
, and
E
to defend himself as well as trade back.
Has a natural spike in threat when
R
is available.
Can contest and secure objectives very well with
R
's massive true damage.
Scales well with tanky items like
Abyssal Mask
and
Righteous Glory
. Can opt for a Glacial Augment build with
Twin Shadows
and
Hextech GLP-800
.
Vulnerable
Slow and telegraphed animation on
Q
.
His damage is tied to his abilities. Once used, he's weaker until they're up again.
Completely immobile, leaving him vulnerable to ganks.
Can be kited very easily.
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