How to Win Cassiopeia vs Gangplank Counter Matchup Cassiopeia is in the s tier of champions

Cassiopeia vs Gangplank

How to Beat Gangplank as Cassiopeia in LoL Gangplank is in the a tier of champions
Mage
Fighter

How to Beat Gangplank as Cassiopeia

based on 1,120 Cassiopeia vs Gangplank matchups
Win Rate
52.1 %
K/D/A
2.08
Pick Rate
4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup stats from the millions of ranked LoL rounds that we review each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Gangplank as Cassiopeia came out of an examination of 1120 ranked rounds where both champions faced off against one another. This particular counter matchup is somewhat rare. Cassiopeia fights Gangplank in only 4.0% of her matches.

Cassiopeia vs Gangplank Matchup Summary

Cassiopeia does a good job of countering Gangplank. Normally, she wins a fantastic 52.1% of games the champions face each other in. In Cassiopeia vs Gangplank rounds, Cassiopeia’s team is 0.0% more likely to earn first blood, indicating that she most likely will get first blood against Gangplank.

Best Cassiopeia vs Gangplank Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
Sapphire CrystalLost Chapter

Core Cassiopeia Items

~22 Mins
Liandry's AnguishSeraph's EmbraceDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

MorellonomiconVoid StaffRylai's Crystal ScepterRabadon's Deathcap

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror Presence of MindLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Resolve ConditioningOvergrowth
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Cassiopeia's passive ability p
Cassiopeia q ability q
Cassiopeia w ability w
Cassiopeia e ability e
Cassiopeia's ultimate ability r
1
E
2
Q
3
W
4
E
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
Q
9
E
10
Q
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R
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Q
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Q
14
W
15
W
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R

Guide to Countering Gangplank as Cassiopeia

Tips for Playing as Cassiopeia against Gangplank

Lead your enemy when targeting with Noxious Blast to ensure the hit.

Use Twin Fang on poisoned stationary targets like monsters and units stunned by her Petrifying Gaze for maximum damage.

Advice to Win Against Gangplank

Once Gangplank reaches level 6, watch out for his global-range ultimate, Cannon Barrage!

Parrrley deals a high amount of physical damage. Items that grant Armor can help if an enemy Gangplank is doing well.

Cassiopeia vs Gangplank Counter Stats

Cassiopeia Image
Win Rate
52.1 %
VS
Win Rate
47.9 %
Gangplank Image
6.7
< Kills >
6.4
6.2
< Deaths >
6.1
6.2
< Assists >
6.5
1.54
< Killing Sprees >
1.45
171
< Minions Killed >
182
0.18
< Dragons Killed >
0.13
0.41
< Inhibitors >
0.44
585
< Physical Damage >
15,956
20,915
< Magic Damage >
3,732
496
< True Damage >
4,122
21,997
< Damage Dealt >
23,810
24,814
< Damage Taken >
23,770
11,738
< Gold Earned >
13,542
1.75
< Towers >
2
0.07
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
5,465
< Total Healing >
5,301
14,274
< Experience >
14,974
20
< Vision Score >
17
9
< Wards Placed >
8
427
< Time Dealing CC >
268

How to Counter Gangplank with Cassiopeia in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here feature some important Cassiopeia against Gangplank matchup statistics that can help us realize the differences between these two champions. Cassiopeia’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Gangplank’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Cassiopeia may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Gangplank..

Cassiopeia often has a similar longest kill spree as her counter does. On average, she takes a similar amount of damage to Gangplank. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities; however, it can also indicate that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to escape further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Cassiopeia and Gangplank

Damage Types Compared

Cassiopeia
Gangplank
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cassiopeia
Gangplank

Who is Better, Cassiopeia or Gangplank?

Both LoL champions are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Cassiopeia usually wins when taking on Gangplank, with a 52.1% win rate. As a result, Cassiopeia makes a good counter to Gangplank.

While Cassiopeia does have a higher win rate compared to Gangplank, when facing one another, Cassiopeia also has a greater level of difficulty that makes her a more time consuming character to pick up and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Cassiopeia into Gangplankas her relative depth means that you may not be able to reach her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Furthermore, Cassiopeia has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Gangplank. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Cassiopeia vs Gangplank matchups, Cassiopeia is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during team fights.

Cassiopeia is a good counter to Gangplank. Focus your gameplay on maximizing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Cassiopeia against Gangplank.

Additional Information for Cassiopeia Players

How We Calculated Our Cassiopeia vs Gangplank Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Gangplank as Cassiopeia, we analyzed 1,120 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 Gangplank as Cassiopeia 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

If you would like to truly master Cassiopeia in order to counter Gangplank during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions presented here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cassiopeia often racks up a similar amount of CS as Gangplank. Champions who on average don't take many minion kills usualy don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values displayed here to do well.

The ideal items to use in your Cassiopeia versus Gangplank build include Liandry's Anguish, Seraph's Embrace, and Demonic Embrace. When Cassiopeia combined at least these three pieces in her build, she did much better against Gangplank than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Cassiopeia had an average win rate of 52.1% when countering Gangplank with this build.

To have the best chance of crushing Gangplank as Cassiopeia, you should equip the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Conditioning, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the runes that we analyzed for Cassiopeia vs Gangplank clashes, this sequence of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 52.1% winrate overall.

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