Garen Win Rate and Stats
Champion Statistics and Meta Breakdown for Garen in LoL
148,916 Garen Matches Analyzed
To prepare these Garen statistics, we reviewed 148,916 recent competitive LoL matches with him chosen. We pull competitive game data directly from Riot's servers. This gives us great confidence in our Garen stats. Across all games, Garen did do very well, with an average win rate of 50.9%.
Garen has been used somewhat often in recent ranked League games. In the current meta, his popularity is 5.0%. He is rarely banned during champion select. Obviously, very few players see him as a significant threat. In recent ranked matches, Garen was banned 1.9% of the time.
If you are looking for a dominating damage dealer, then you should definitely consider this champion. He has the 10th highest kill count in League among other tops. (34 total champions are typically chosen for the top position.) Moreover, he has a fairly typical death rate with an average of 5 deaths per LoL round (29th out of all tops). Moreover, Garen has an average KDA ratio (2.1) with 5 assists (31st among all top type champions).
Garen Win Rate Over Time
Thanks to Garen's K/D/A and utility, he has a fairly average overall win rate. He does very well in the mid game, with a winrate of 50.5% in that phase. Unfortunately, he does very poorly in the late game, where Garen's win rate is 49.6%. The difference between his best and worst game phases is only 0.9%. This negligible difference indicates that his power is flat throughout the entire round.
Garen Position Stats
Garen Stats and Meta
Garen is most commonly played in the top position. This occurs in 79% of his matches. Yet, mid Garen has the highest win rate (52.9%) of all positions but is less popular of a position (played 10% of the time). Currently, Garen's meta game is focused on dealing damage. Specifically, his build should mostly be focused on physical damage. Additionally, he is a decent tank champ. Dealing magical damage is the least important part of Garen’s build.
You should anticipate having to dedicate a decent amount of time practicing and learning to master Garen. Many LoL players think he is an average difficulty champ to master. Garen primarily causes physical damage (75% of his total damage). He doesn't deal a significant amount of magical damage and should not be considered a hybrid damage dealer. He also does a lot of true damage (22%) and may be great against tanky champs.
Garen deals a good amount of damage during a normal round (16,772 damage). You may want to focus on developing him as a damage dealing champ to destroy your foes.