4

Tier

Win Rate

49.9%

Pick Rate

3.2%

Ban Rate

1.5%

Matches

5,372
Gangplank Runes
Core Gangplank Item Build Order51.7% Win Rate (439 Games)
Doran's Blade

Starting

Essence Reaver

1st

Ionian Boots of Lucidity

2nd

Navori Quickblades

3rd

The Collector

4th

Essence Reaver

5th

Navori Quickblades

6th

Doran's Blade
Essence Reaver
Ionian Boots of Lucidity
Navori Quickblades
The Collector
Essence Reaver
Navori Quickblades

Core Gangplank Item Build Path

Situational

Lord Dominik's Regards
Immortal Shieldbow
Mortal Reminder
Bloodthirster
Youmuu's Ghostblade
Guardian Angel
Maw of Malmortius

Summoner Spells

55.7% Win Rate (1,331 Games)
Flash
Gangplank Skill Order0
Trial by Fire

1

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Parrrley
Remove Scurvy
Powder Keg
Cannon Barrage

Gangplank's Counters for Top, Platinum+ for Patch 14.8

Discover the ultimate counters for Gangplank with our comprehensive guide. Learn who counters Gangplank in lane and throughout the game, turning the tides in your favor. Explore effective Gangplank counters and strategies to outplay your opponent.
Champion
Game Win Rate
Lane Win Rate
Matchup Rate
Matches
Kled
37.9%
36.2%
1.2%
58
Mordekaiser
46.6%
36.4%
7.3%
341
Irelia
37.8%
37.0%
2.9%
135
Yorick
50.0%
37.8%
1.8%
82
Zac
44.9%
39.1%
1.5%
69

Gangplank's Trends for Top, Platinum+ for Patch 14.8

Stay ahead of the curve with the latest win rates, pick rates, and ban rates for Gangplank. Our Trends section offers a deep dive into how Gangplank is performing in the current meta, with data from the last five patches.
Win Rate

49.9%

(-0.2%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate

3.3%

(-0.0%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate

1.7%

(-0.1%)
vs last patch

Gangplank Guide for Top, Platinum+ for Patch 14.8

Learn Gangplank with our Gangplank guide. Learn about Gangplank's strengths and Gangplank's weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Gangplank, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • Gangplank
    P
    also affects turrets, but deals half damage.
  • Gangplank
    P
    's cooldown is reset every time an
    Gangplank
    E
    barrel explodes.
  • Every 500 Silver Serpents plundered by
    Gangplank
    Q
    can be spent to upgrade
    Gangplank
    R
    .
  • Gangplank
    R
    reveals the affected area.
Strengths
  • Scales incredibly well and has a strong laning phase.
  • Spikes at levels 7 and 13, as
    Gangplank
    E
    decays faster at those levels.
  • Excels at splitpushing with
    Gangplank
    R
    's global presence.
  • Best with items that boost his critical strike damage, attack speed, and armor penetration.
Weaknesses
  • Completely immobile, leaving him vulnerable to ganks.
  • Gangplank
    W
    has a longer cooldown of 22 seconds at rank 1. Once used, he can be punished.
  • Gangplank
    R
    has a very long cooldown of 180 seconds at rank 1. Once used, his global presence is gone for a while.

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