The Best Runes, Items, and Advice to Dominate Your Competition
Our Cho'Gath builds come out of our evaluation of 151,075 recently ranked Cho'Gath games. Only the best win rate Cho'Gath builds that are also in common use are recommended. Since we have so many rounds in our data, we are sure that we can generate the highest quality builds to help you win your next match!
If you are looking for more focused build advice and strategies, feel free to read our guide to playing with Cho'Gath farther down on the page. Additionally, to see the best Cho'Gath build designed for a different skill rank, please pick a different skill tier from the dropdown menu above. The recommended Cho'Gath builds will update to capture that division’s meta.
Best Cho'Gath Runes
If you are trying to beat a varied enemy team composition, you should really consider grabbing Cho'Gath the Hail of Blades, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Presence of Mind, and Legend: Tenacity runes. In recent games, he won the greatest percentage of his games when built with these runes. However, if you are trying to beat a more homogenous enemy team composition, such as an AD heavy or a CC centric team, you should instead look further down to find the best Cho'Gath runes to win your particular round.
Versus Selected Team Comp
Best Items for Your Cho'Gath Build
The most essential items to include in your Cho'Gath build include: Frostfire Gauntlet, Warmog's Armor, Dead Man's Plate, and Titanic Hydra. Yet, as with our rune suggestions, you can also find quality, focused, Cho'Gath item builds further down for the particular enemy team comp you are fighting in your ongoing game. Players who included these pieces in their kits had a significantly better winrate than those who utilized other builds for Cho'Gath.
vs AD Heavy Teams
vs AP Heavy Teams
vs CC Heavy Teams
vs Tanky Teams
Guide to Playing with Cho'Gath
- Cho'Gath's utility comes from AOE and CC skills; Rupture, Feral Scream, and Vorpal Spikes all serve those purposes.
- Use Feast to last hit large monsters and enemy champions to gain Feast stacks and gain bonus health.