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Cho'Gath

TankMage
Cho'Gath is a tankRoletank
DifficultyAverage
Power SpikeMid-Game
Carnivore abilityp
Rupture abilityq
Feral Scream abilityw
Vorpal Spikes abilitye
Feast abilityr
StatsBuildCounters
Runes
Synergies
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Cho'Gath Build

based on 42,803 matches
Win Rate
50.4 %
Pick Rate
5 %
Ban Rate
1.8 %

How We Come Up with Our Cho'Gath Builds

We process over 1 Million League of Legends games every day to bring you the most accurate Cho'Gath build so you can destroy your enemies and improve you win rate. We've broken down our Cho'Gath builds by rank, position, and enemy team type, so you can find the most accurate set of Cho'Gath core items and runes for any situation.

Cho'Gath Build Summary

Cho'Gath is a an average top lane champ in League of Legends. His best rune sets are Resolve Precision. Adding the highlighted runes shown below in your Cho'Gath build will provide you the additional stats to guarantee he plays well through the laning phase of the game and into the late game. Cho'Gath players should focus on building up his q ability first.

Best vsAll Build for Cho'Gath

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's ShieldDoran's Ring

Early Items

~5 Mins
Giant's BeltKindlegem

Core Cho'Gath Items

~22 Mins
HeartsteelGargoyle StoneplateAbyssal MaskMercury's Treads

Optional Items

Warmog's ArmorTitanic HydraRabadon's DeathcapDead Man's Plate

Summoner Spells

summonerhaste summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Cho'Gath to level upq
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Second ability for Cho'Gath to level upw
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Last skill for Cho'Gath to max oute

Runes

ResolveGrasp of the UndyingDemolishSecond WindOvergrowth
PrecisionTriumphLegend: Tenacity
Attack SpeedArmorMagic Resist
Cho'Gath's passive ability p
Cho'Gath's q ability q
Cho'Gath's w ability w
Cho'Gath's e ability e
Cho'Gath's ultimate ability r
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Cho'Gath Matchups Overview

More Gameplay Tips for Cho'Gath Players

Tips and Tricks

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.

Additional Cho'Gath Build Insights

League of Legends Cho'Gath players may find him to be a complex champion to build out properly. You will see that his build changes when he is up against either well-rounded or homogenous team comps, indicating you shouldn't take the same Cho'Gath build every single round of League of Legends

The best items to incorporate into your champion's build include: Heartsteel, Gargoyle Stoneplate, and Abyssal Mask. Those who added these items in their setups had a greater win rate than those who tried for other Cho'Gath builds. Similarly, if you are playing a well-mixed enemy team composition, you should really consider grabbing yourself the Resolve, and Precision runes. In recent games, he won the largest fraction of his games when built with these runes.

We came up with our Cho'Gath build guidance by examining 42,803 recently ranked League of Legends rounds with him in them. We only propose the highest winrate Cho'Gath builds that were built by ranked League players enough times for us to propose them. With so many games in our dataset, we are confident in our provided builds.