How to Win Blitzcrank vs Cho'Gath Counter Matchup Blitzcrank is in the a tier of champions

Blitzcrank vs Cho'Gath

How to Beat Cho'Gath as Blitzcrank in LoL Cho'Gath is in the a tier of champions
Tank Fighter
Tank Mage

How to Beat Cho'Gath as Blitzcrank

based on 1,325 Blitzcrank vs Cho'Gath matchups
Win Rate
50.4 %
K/D/A
2.45
Pick Rate
1.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our matchup statistics from the millions of recently rated League of Legends rounds that we review each and every week. This guide on how to beat Cho'Gath as Blitzcrank resulted from an evaluation of 1325 ranked rounds where both champions faced one another. This particular counter matchup is relatively rare. Blitzcrank has to counter Cho'Gath in only 1.8% of his rounds.

Blitzcrank vs Cho'Gath Matchup Summary

Blitzcrank has done a average job of countering Cho'Gath. Normally, he wins a acceptable 50.4% of the time the champions fight each other in. In Blitzcrank versus Cho'Gath rounds, Blitzcrank’s team is 0.2% more expected to earn first blood. This indicates that he most likely will get first blood against Cho'Gath.

Best Blitzcrank vs Cho'Gath Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionRelic Shield

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsCloth Armor

Core Blitzcrank Items

~22 Mins
Locket of the Iron SolariFrozen HeartBulwark of the Mountain

Optional Items

Zeke's ConvergencePauldrons of Whiterock

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Blitzcrank to level up q
>
Second ability for Blitzcrank to level up e
>
Last skill for Blitzcrank to max out w

Runes

Inspiration Glacial Augment Hextech FlashtraptionBiscuit DeliveryCosmic Insight
Resolve Bone PlatingUnflinching
CDRScaling Armor HealthScaling
Blitzcrank's passive ability p
Blitzcrank q ability q
Blitzcrank w ability w
Blitzcrank e ability e
Blitzcrank's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Cho'Gath as Blitzcrank

Tips for Playing as Blitzcrank against Cho'Gath

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.

Advice to Win Against Cho'Gath

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.

Blitzcrank vs Cho'Gath Counter Stats

Blitzcrank Image
Win Rate
50.4 %
VS
Win Rate
49.6 %
Cho'Gath Image
2.2
< Kills >
5.9
6.2
< Deaths >
5.8
13
< Assists >
6.8
0.4
< Killing Sprees >
1.34
34
< Minions Killed >
143
0.05
< Dragons Killed >
0.46
0.4
< Inhibitors >
0.45
2,551
< Physical Damage >
2,313
5,880
< Magic Damage >
13,136
835
< True Damage >
3,657
9,267
< Damage Dealt >
19,107
21,779
< Damage Taken >
34,604
7,901
< Gold Earned >
11,148
1.36
< Towers >
2.03
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.16
1,705
< Total Healing >
7,322
10,361
< Experience >
13,872
44
< Vision Score >
17
21
< Wards Placed >
8
240
< Time Dealing CC >
1,074

How to Counter Cho'Gath with Blitzcrank in LoL

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.

Differences between Blitzcrank and Cho'Gath

Damage Types Compared

Blitzcrank
Cho'Gath
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Blitzcrank
Cho'Gath

Who is Better, Blitzcrank or Cho'Gath?

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.

Additional Information for Blitzcrank Players

How We Calculated Our Blitzcrank vs Cho'Gath Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Cho'Gath as Blitzcrank, we analyzed 1,325 matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Cho'Gath as Blitzcrank comes from real data and is not the fabrication of some random LoL player, as some other sites provide. You can use the filters at the top of the page to view the most relevant stats and items to your rank.

Further Insights to Win this Matchup

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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