How to Win Cho'Gath vs Galio Counter Matchup Cho'Gath is in the b tier of champions

Cho'Gath vs Galio

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

How to Beat Galio as Cho'Gath

based on 399 Cho'Gath vs Galio matchups
Win Rate
47.9 %
K/D/A
2.17
Pick Rate
1.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of ranked LoL matches each and every week. Within our database, Cho'Gath faced off against Galio in 399 games. Using so many matchups for Cho'Gath vs Galio gives us a lot of confidence in our ability to produce actionable statistics and a supported build to destroy your enemy. This particular champ pairing is somewhat rare. Cho'Gath has to counter Galio in only 1.1% of his games.

Cho'Gath vs Galio Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Cho'Gath has done a below average job of beating Galio. Typically, he wins a lowly 47.9% of the time the champions clash against each other in. In Cho'Gath versus Galio matches, Cho'Gath’s team is 0.0% more likely to earn first blood, indicating that he probably will be able to get first blood against Galio.

Best Cho'Gath vs Galio Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's ShieldHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Ruby CrystalBami's Cinder

Core Cho'Gath Items

~22 Mins
Frostfire GauntletThornmailFimbulwinter

Optional Items

Demonic EmbraceFrozen Heart

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Cho'Gath to level up e
>
Second ability for Cho'Gath to level up q
>
Last skill for Cho'Gath to max out w

Runes

Resolve Grasp of the Undying DemolishConditioningOvergrowth
Precision TriumphLegend: Tenacity
AttackSpeed Armor Armor
Cho'Gath's passive ability p
Cho'Gath q ability q
Cho'Gath w ability w
Cho'Gath e ability e
Cho'Gath's ultimate ability r
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E
2
Q
3
W
4
E
5
E
6
R
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E
8
Q
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E
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Q
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R
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Q
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Q
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Galio as Cho'Gath

Tips for Playing as Cho'Gath against Galio

If you're having difficulty feasting upon champions, try eating minions until you're larger.

Try to line up your attacks with Vorpal Spikes so that they kill minions and harass enemy champions at the same time.

Using Rupture on creeps in combination with Carnivore is a good way to gain Health and Mana.

Advice to Win Against Galio

Hero's Entrance can be interrupted before Galio jumps into the air.

Galio cannot traverse walls with Justice Punch.

Galio moves slower when he is charging Shield of Durand.

Cho'Gath vs Galio Counter Stats

Cho'Gath Image
Win Rate
47.9 %
VS
Win Rate
52.1 %
Galio Image
5.6
< Kills >
4.4
5.8
< Deaths >
6.1
7
< Assists >
10.7
1.29
< Killing Sprees >
1.01
139
< Minions Killed >
118
0.54
< Dragons Killed >
0.11
0.42
< Inhibitors >
0.46
2,414
< Physical Damage >
483
11,861
< Magic Damage >
16,753
3,609
< True Damage >
761
17,884
< Damage Dealt >
17,997
35,327
< Damage Taken >
25,314
11,081
< Gold Earned >
9,929
2.07
< Towers >
1.69
0.16
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
7,351
< Total Healing >
2,003
13,994
< Experience >
12,831
19
< Vision Score >
23
9
< Wards Placed >
11
1,031
< Time Dealing CC >
131

How to Counter Galio with Cho'Gath in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here feature some critical Cho'Gath vs. Galio counter statistics that can help us understand the distinctions between the two. As an example, Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Galio’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Cho'Gath may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Galio..

Cho'Gath usually has a similar longest kill spree as his matchup does. On average, he takes more damage than Galio. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also hint that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Cho'Gath and Galio

Damage Types Compared

Cho'Gath
Galio
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cho'Gath
Galio

Who is Better, Cho'Gath or Galio?

Both League champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Cho'Gath usually loses when facing off against Galio, with a 47.9% win rate. As a result, Cho'Gath makes a poor counter to Galio.

While Cho'Gath does have a lower win rate than Galio, when they face off with one another, Cho'Gath also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more challenging champion to pick up and master. You should be very concerned when picking Cho'Gath into Galio.

Furthermore, Cho'Gath also has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Galio. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Cho'Gath vs Galio matchups, Galio is the better champion with a lower win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.

Cho'Gath is a trash counter to Galio. Focus your play on keeping up your gold income and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Cho'Gath against Galio.

Additional Information for Cho'Gath Players

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

For this guide on countering Galio as Cho'Gath, we analyzed 399 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 Galio as Cho'Gath 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Cho'Gath in order to counter Galio during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and tips presented above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cho'Gath typically gets a similar amount of CS relative to Galio. Champs who on average don't earn many minion kills usualy don't need much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values shown here to do well.

The top items to prioritize in your Cho'Gath versus Galio build include Frostfire Gauntlet, Thornmail, and Fimbulwinter. When Cho'Gath bought at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better when fighting Galio than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Cho'Gath boasted an average winrate of 47.9% battling Galio with this counter build.

To have the greatest chance of vanquishing Galio as Cho'Gath, Cho'Gath players should take the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Conditioning, Overgrowth, Triumph, and Legend: Tenacity runes from the Resolve and Precision rune sets. Of all the runes players chose for Cho'Gath vs Galio counterpicks, this order of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 47.9% win rate overall.

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