Gnar Build

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

LoL Champion

Gnar

214,563 LoL Matches Analyzed

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Summary

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.

Overall

Press the Attack Rune Press the Attack
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Unflinching Rune Unflinching
Versus Selected Team Comp
Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Demolish Rune Demolish
Conditioning Rune Conditioning

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.

LoL Item Trinity ForceLoL Item Sterak's GageLoL Item Dead Man's PlateLoL Item Titanic Hydra

vs AD Heavy Teams

LoL Item Divine SundererLoL Item Sterak's GageLoL Item Dead Man's PlateLoL Item Force of Nature

vs AP Heavy Teams

LoL Item Trinity ForceLoL Item Black CleaverLoL Item Blade of The Ruined KingLoL Item Dead Man's Plate

vs CC Heavy Teams

LoL Item Trinity ForceLoL Item Sterak's GageLoL Item Dead Man's PlateLoL Item Chempunk Chainsword

vs Tanky Teams

LoL Item Divine SundererLoL Item Black CleaverLoL Item Dead Man's PlateLoL Item Force of Nature

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.