The 1-2-3 combo of Rocket Grab, Power Fist, and Static Field can devastate an individual opponent.
Using Blitzcrank's grab to pull an enemy into your tower range followed by a Power Fist will allow the tower to get several hits on them.
Rupture has a smoke cloud indicating the area it will strike. Try to watch out for it to prevent Cho'Gath from being able to combo his abilities.
Purchasing a few HP items decreases the chances of Cho'Gath killing you quickly.
Focus on preventing Cho'Gath from reaching his max size.
The stats shown here underscore several strategic Blitzcrank versus Cho'Gath matchup stats that may help us interpret the distinctions between the two. Blitzcrank’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Cho'Gath’s ratio of NaN, showing that Blitzcrank may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Cho'Gath. This observation is largely caused by the differences in assists.
Blitzcrank usually has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his foe does. Commonly, he takes less damage than Cho'Gath. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when engaged or poked.
Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Blitzcrank usually fairs equally well when facing off against Cho'Gath, with a 50.4% win rate. Therefore, Blitzcrank makes an ok counter to Cho'Gath.
While Blitzcrank does have a higher winrate compared to Cho'Gath, when they face off with one another, Blitzcrank also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less challenging champ to learn. You should be careful when picking Blitzcrank into Cho'Gath.
Additionally, Blitzcrank also has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Cho'Gath. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Blitzcrank vs Cho'Gath matchups, Blitzcrank is the better champ with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.
Blitzcrank is a decent counter for Cho'Gath. You will do well by focussing your play on maximizing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Blitzcrank against Cho'Gath.
To learn all of the intricacies of Blitzcrank in order to counter Cho'Gath during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions shown above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Blitzcrank on average accumulates a lot less CS relative to Cho'Gath. Champions who typically don't take much CS typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values shown here to do well.
The best items to prioritize in your Blitzcrank versus Cho'Gath build consist of Locket of the Iron Solari, Frozen Heart, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Blitzcrank included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better vs. Cho'Gath than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Blitzcrank had an average winrate of 50.4% battling Cho'Gath with this build.
To have the highest probability of coming out on top against Cho'Gath as Blitzcrank, you should use the Glacial Augment, Hextech Flashtraption, Biscuit Delivery, Cosmic Insight, Bone Plating, and Unflinching runes from the Inspiration and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players used for Blitzcrank vs Cho'Gath battles, this sequence of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 50.4% winrate overall.
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