Thanks to Garen's K/D/A and utility, he has a fairly average overall win rate. He does very well in the early game, with a winrate of 51% in that phase. Unfortunately, he does very poorly in the late game, where Garen's win rate is 47.3%., The difference between his best and worst game phases is about 3.7%. This sizeable difference makes it clear that his power spikes and fades in different parts of the match. Prepare accordingly.
Garen has been picked a lot in the latest ranked League of Legends rounds. In the current meta, his popularity is 10%. He is sometimes banned during champ select. Obviously, some players see him as a real threat. In recent ranked matches, Garen was banned 4.1% of the time.
Garen is most commonly played in the top position. This happens in 86.5% of his matches. Yet, top Garen has the highest win rate (53%) of all positions but is less popular of a position (played 8.9% of the time). At this time, Garen's meta game is centered around dealing damage. Specifically, his kit should mainly be focused on physical damage. Additionally, he is a decent tank champion. Dealing magical damage is the least critical part of Garen’s playstyle.
You should expect to have to to spend a decent amount of time practicing and learning to pick up Garen. Most League of Legends gamers think he is an average difficulty champion to get good at. Garen primarily does physical damage (74% of his total damage). He doesn't deal a lot of other damage types and should not be considered a hybrid damage dealer..
Garen deals a good amount of damage over the course of a regular ranked round (18,836 damage). You may want to focus on building him as a damage dealing champ to destroy your foes.
He is a powerful damage dealer on the Rift with 6.2 kills on average per match. That is one of the highest kill rates among all tops. Moreover, he has a fairly typical death total with an average of 5 deaths per League of Legends game. Moreover, Garen has an average KDA ratio (2.1) with 4.2 assists.
The best Garen players know who their champion is, and they adapt their gameplay around their champion's playstyle. Garen is great at many things, but not everything. By focusing more on accentuating your strengths than filling in your weaknesses, you are more likely to win your next game of League of Legends.
Furthermore, you should know when your champion spikes in power in order to be prepared and take advantage of your powerful position while it lasts. Not all LoL champions are strong throughout the entire game length. Some grow in power while others fade. Some start strong and fall off completely in the late game. Garen is best in the mid game.
Pay attention to the stats comparison shown above, which compares Garen against all other champions. You can see their strengths and weaknesses relative to others of the same champion type. You can either try to overcome some of the weaknesses, or you can work to strengthen their talents.
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