Playstyle: Gnar Builds

  1. Fighter & Empowered Autos

    15,030 Games

    Conqueror
    Domination
    Trinity Force

    49%

  2. Mobility & Empowered Autos

    12,247 Games

    Fleet Footwork
    Resolve
    Trinity Force

    53%

  3. Sustain & Healthy

    8,669 Games

    Grasp of the Undying
    Precision
    Heartsteel

    55%

Pro Gnar Builds

  1. Caps
    G2 Esports

    Caps

    Fleet Footwork
    Resolve
    Trinity Force

    vs

    Kai'Sa
  2. Wunder
    Fnatic

    Wunder

    Fleet Footwork
    Resolve
    Trinity Force

    vs

    Renekton
  3. Tay
    Fluxo Academy

    Tay

    Fleet Footwork
    Resolve
    Trinity Force

    vs

    Renekton
  4. Doran
    Gen.G

    Doran

    Fleet Footwork
    Resolve
    Trinity Force

    vs

    Poppy
  5. Color
    Z10

    Color

    Fleet Footwork
    Resolve
    Trinity Force

    vs

    Trundle
  6. Carlsen
    MOUZ

    Carlsen

    Conqueror
    Resolve
    Trinity Force

    vs

    Janna

Core Gnar Item Build Order

Hearthbound Axe
Boots

Starting

Trinity Force
Sheen
Hearthbound Axe
Kindlegem

1st

Mercury's Treads
Boots
Null-Magic Mantle

2nd

Black Cleaver
Caulfield's Warhammer
Kindlegem
Long Sword

3rd

Death's Dance
Pickaxe
Chain Vest
Caulfield's Warhammer

4th

Wit's End
Hearthbound Axe
Null-Magic Mantle
Recurve Bow

5th

Force of Nature
Negatron Cloak
Ruby Crystal
Winged Moonplate

6th

Hearthbound Axe
Boots

Starting

Trinity Force
Sheen
Hearthbound Axe
Kindlegem

1st

Mercury's Treads
Boots
Null-Magic Mantle

2nd

Black Cleaver
Caulfield's Warhammer
Kindlegem
Long Sword

3rd

Death's Dance
Pickaxe
Chain Vest
Caulfield's Warhammer

4th

Wit's End
Hearthbound Axe
Null-Magic Mantle
Recurve Bow

5th

Force of Nature
Negatron Cloak
Ruby Crystal
Winged Moonplate

6th

Core Gnar Item Build Path

Hearthbound Axe
Boots
Kindlegem
Sheen
Trinity Force
Null-Magic Mantle
Mercury's Treads
Caulfield's Warhammer
Kindlegem
Long Sword
Black Cleaver

Situational

Sterak's Gage
Thornmail
Randuin's Omen
Blade of The Ruined King
Warmog's Armor
Maw of Malmortius
Spirit Visage

Summoner Spells

FlashMark

Damage Breakdown

Gnar Runes

PrecisionDominationSorceryInspirationResolve
Press the AttackLethal TempoFleet FootworkConqueror
OverhealTriumphPresence of Mind
Legend: AlacrityLegend: TenacityLegend: Bloodline
Coup de GraceCut DownLast Stand
DominationSorceryInspirationResolve
Cheap ShotTaste of BloodSudden Impact
Zombie WardGhost PoroEyeball Collection
Treasure HunterIngenious HunterRelentless HunterUltimate Hunter
lol:shardInfo.adaptive_force,Adaptive Forcelol:shardInfo.attack_speed,Attack Speedlol:shardInfo.ability_haste,Ability Haste
lol:shardInfo.adaptive_force,Adaptive Forcelol:shardInfo.armor,Armorlol:shardInfo.magic_resist,Magic Resist
lol:shardInfo.scaling_health,Scaling Healthlol:shardInfo.armor,Armorlol:shardInfo.magic_resist,Magic Resist
Rage Gene

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Boomerang Throw / Boulder Toss

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Hyper / Wallop

W

W

W

W

W

Hop / Crunch

E

E

E

E

E

GNAR!

R

R

R

Gnar Skill Order

Q

W

E

Gnar Guide

Key Insights
When Gnar reaches max Rage, he can cast any ability to transform earlier.
Gnar
Q
's cooldown is reduced dramatically if Gnar catches the boomerang or picks up the boulder.
After transforming back to Mini Gnar, he's granted
Gnar
W
's bonus movespeed and can't gain Rage for 15 seconds.
Gnar bounces a second time if
Gnar
E
hits a unit. If at max Rage, he will transform into Mega Gnar and still bounce a second time.
Strengths
Can create his own CC chain as Mega Gnar.
Excels at extended trades and teamfights.
At max rank,
Gnar
R
has a cooldown of 30 seconds, letting him cast it at least once every transformation.
Synergizes well with
Trinity Force
,
Black Cleaver
,
Sterak's Gage
,
Randuin's Omen
, and
Titanic Hydra
. Can opt for
Divine Sunderer
,
Stridebreaker
, or
Goredrinker
when needed.
Weaknesses
Forcing Gnar to transform before teamfights can hurt him and his team.
His laning strength is much weaker if he can't consistently catch or pick up
Gnar
Q
.
Gnar
E
has a longer cooldown of 22 seconds at rank 1. Once used, he can be punished.
Win Rate

47.8%

(-1.4%)

vs last patch
Pick Rate

4.9%

(+2.0%)

vs last patch