The Best Runes, Items, and Advice to Dominate Your Competition
We came up with our Gnar build recommendations by analyzing 214,563 recently ranked LoL games with him selected. We only advise the best winrate Gnar builds that have been built by ranked gamers enough times for us to suggest them. With so many matches in our dataset, we are very confident in our suggested builds.
To find more focused build guidance and advice, feel free to take a look at our guide farther down on the page. Additionally, to see Gnar builds dedicated to a unique division, select your desired rank from the dropdown menu located above. In that case, the best Gnar build will reflect that tier's meta.
Best Gnar Runes
If you are facing a varied enemy team composition, you should strongly consider getting yourself the Press the Attack, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Bone Plating, and Unflinching runes. In recent games, he won the greatest fraction of his games when built with these runes. However, if you are playing a more homogenous enemy team comp, such as an AD focused or a crowd control centric team, you should instead glance down and to the right to find the best Gnar runes to defeat your particular set of opponents.
Versus Selected Team Comp
Best Items for Your Gnar Build
The most important items to incorporate into your Gnar build are: Trinity Force, Sterak's Gage, Dead Man's Plate, and Titanic Hydra. Moreover, similar to our rune suggestions, you can also get quality, dedicated, Gnar item builds farther down for the specific enemy team comp you are playing in your current match. Those who added these pieces in their builds had a better win rate than those who went for other 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.