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

Cho'Gath vs Kai'Sa

How to Beat Kai'Sa as Cho'Gath in LoL Kai'Sa is in the b tier of champions
Tank Mage
Marksman

How to Beat Kai'Sa as Cho'Gath

based on 2,856 Cho'Gath vs Kai'Sa matchups
Win Rate
51.8 %
K/D/A
2.21
Pick Rate
6.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked LoL matches each week. In our data, Cho'Gath battled Kai'Sa 2856 times. With so many matchups for Cho'Gath versus Kai'Sa provides us faith in our ability to produce enlightening stats and a recommended build to obliterate your rival. This matchup is relatively uncommon. Cho'Gath has to counter Kai'Sa in only 6.7% of his rounds.

Cho'Gath vs Kai'Sa Matchup Summary

Cho'Gath has done a decent job of countering Kai'Sa. Normally, he wins a acceptable 51.8% of games the champions clash against each other in. In Cho'Gath against Kai'Sa rounds, Cho'Gath’s team is 0.1% less likely to obtain first blood, implying that he probably won't get first blood versus Kai'Sa.

Best Cho'Gath vs Kai'Sa Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeLost Chapter

Core Cho'Gath Items

~22 Mins
Frostfire GauntletThornmailDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Gargoyle StoneplateFrozen HeartWarmog's ArmorDead Man's Plate

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Resolve Grasp of the Undying DemolishSecond WindOvergrowth
Precision TriumphLegend: Tenacity
Adaptive Adaptive 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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Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
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R
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Q
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W
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Q
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W
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R
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W
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Kai'Sa as Cho'Gath

Tips for Playing as Cho'Gath against Kai'Sa

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 Kai'Sa

Kai'Sa is very vulnerable to getting outranged by mages and long range carries.

Make sure to place wards in your blind spots so you can see Kai'Sa coming.

Kai'Sa is very good at picking off isolated enemies. Stick together against her.

Cho'Gath vs Kai'Sa Counter Stats

Cho'Gath Image
Win Rate
51.8 %
VS
Win Rate
48.2 %
Kai'Sa Image
5.9
< Kills >
8.3
5.6
< Deaths >
6
6.5
< Assists >
6.4
1.32
< Killing Sprees >
1.88
145
< Minions Killed >
172
0.5
< Dragons Killed >
0.29
0.48
< Inhibitors >
0.52
2,322
< Physical Damage >
14,081
12,680
< Magic Damage >
5,859
3,713
< True Damage >
2,114
18,716
< Damage Dealt >
22,056
34,652
< Damage Taken >
19,960
11,310
< Gold Earned >
12,909
2.15
< Towers >
2.26
0.19
< Baron Takedowns >
0.1
7,564
< Total Healing >
2,989
14,155
< Experience >
12,829
18
< Vision Score >
18
9
< Wards Placed >
9
1,070
< Time Dealing CC >
33

How to Counter Kai'Sa with Cho'Gath in LoL

The stats shown on this page show several strategic Cho'Gath vs. Kai'Sa counter statistics that can help us realize the distinctions between this set of champs. Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Kai'Sa’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Cho'Gath may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Kai'Sa..

Cho'Gath usually has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his counter does. Commonly, he takes more damage than Kai'Sa. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also imply that the champ with higher HP has less agility and thus is not able to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Cho'Gath and Kai'Sa

Damage Types Compared

Cho'Gath
Kai'Sa
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cho'Gath
Kai'Sa

Who is Better, Cho'Gath or Kai'Sa?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Cho'Gath usually wins when taking on Kai'Sa, with a 51.8% win rate. Thus, Cho'Gath makes a good counter to Kai'Sa.

While Cho'Gath does have a higher win rate compared to Kai'Sa, when facing one another, Cho'Gath also has a lower level of difficulty that makes him a less difficult champ to develop with. You should be careful when picking Cho'Gath into Kai'Sa.

Additionally, Cho'Gath has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Kai'Sa. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Cho'Gath vs Kai'Sa matchups, Cho'Gath is the better champ with a higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.

Cho'Gath is a decent counter to Kai'Sa. Focus your strategy on keeping up your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Cho'Gath against Kai'Sa.

Additional Information for Cho'Gath Players

How We Calculated Our Cho'Gath vs Kai'Sa Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Kai'Sa as Cho'Gath, we analyzed 2,856 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 Kai'Sa 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

To truly master Cho'Gath to counter Kai'Sa during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats displayed above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cho'Gath most often racks up a similar amount of CS relative to Kai'Sa. Champions who typically don't acquire many minion kills often don't require much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require many items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The ideal items to have in your Cho'Gath versus Kai'Sa build consist of Frostfire Gauntlet, Thornmail, and Demonic Embrace. When Cho'Gath included at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better versus Kai'Sa than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Cho'Gath boasted an average winrate of 51.8% battling Kai'Sa with this counter build.

To have the best likelihood of coming out on top against Kai'Sa as Cho'Gath, Cho'Gath players should use the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Second Wind, Overgrowth, Triumph, and Legend: Tenacity runes from the Resolve and Precision rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Cho'Gath vs Kai'Sa LoL games, this combo of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 51.8% winrate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Kai'Sa as Cho'Gath are shown for all ranked divisions. If you would like to scope the statistics and builds to a particular player tier, you can use the selection menu earlier on the page.