Gnar Build

The Best Runes, Items, and Advice to Dominate Your Competition


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In the current meta, Gnar is a below average top laner who primarily deals physical damage (83%). Gnar has the 28th highest win rate amongst top laners (out of 34). Prioritize completing Divine Sunderer early in your Gnar build, as players who had this item completed in their build had the highest win rates. Gnar is most dominant in the early game, with a 49.2% win rate in the early game, as opposed to a 48.3% win rate overall. Scroll down to see the best items and runes for your Pro Gnar Build!

Best Gnar Runes


Press the Attack
Legend: Alacrity
Coup de Grace
Bone Plating
Versus Selected Team Comp
Grasp of the Undying
Bone Plating
Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter
Best Items for Gnar Builds

vs AD Heavy Teams

vs AP Heavy Teams

vs CC Heavy Teams

vs Tanky Teams

Guide to Playing with Gnar
  • Try to time Gnar's Rage transformations to maximize effectiveness from Mega Gnar and Mini Gnar.
  • Engage in teamfights when you have high Rage bar to ensure you can transform.