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

Cho'Gath vs Karma

How to Beat Karma as Cho'Gath in LoL Karma is in the b tier of champions
Tank Mage
Mage Support

How to Beat Karma as Cho'Gath

based on 946 Cho'Gath vs Karma matchups
Win Rate
51.2 %
K/D/A
2.13
Pick Rate
2.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked League of Legends games that we get from Riot Games each and every week. This guide on how to beat Karma as Cho'Gath resulted from an evaluation of 946 ranked matches where both champs faced off against one another. This champion matchup is relatively rare. Cho'Gath has to counter Karma in only 2.2% of his games.

Cho'Gath vs Karma Matchup Summary

Cho'Gath does a decent job of countering Karma. On average, he wins a acceptable 51.2% of games the champs clash against one another in. In Cho'Gath against Karma matches, Cho'Gath’s team is 0.0% more likely to get first blood. This indicates that he most likely will get first blood versus Karma.

Best Cho'Gath vs Karma Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsBami's Cinder

Core Cho'Gath Items

~22 Mins
Frostfire GauntletThornmailForce of Nature

Optional Items

FimbulwinterDemonic 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 w
>
Last skill for Cho'Gath to max out q

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
1
E
2
Q
3
W
4
E
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
W
9
E
10
W
11
R
12
W
13
W
14
Q
15
Q
16
R

Guide to Countering Karma as Cho'Gath

Tips for Playing as Cho'Gath against Karma

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 Karma

Karma's passive lowers her Mantra cooldown when she hits enemy champions with abilities and basic attacks. Deny her from getting free hits on you.

Karma's Soulflare erupts for bonus damage in the area in which it's placed. React quickly and escape the circle to avoid taking heavy damage.

Focused Resolve is a strong disengage tool. Create distance to avoid being rooted and seek to engage afterwards.

Cho'Gath vs Karma Counter Stats

Cho'Gath Image
Win Rate
51.2 %
VS
Win Rate
48.8 %
Karma Image
5.4
< Kills >
2.6
5.4
< Deaths >
5.3
6.1
< Assists >
12.6
1.18
< Killing Sprees >
0.53
146
< Minions Killed >
44
0.51
< Dragons Killed >
0.05
0.47
< Inhibitors >
0.51
2,272
< Physical Damage >
1,017
12,021
< Magic Damage >
12,023
3,512
< True Damage >
710
17,806
< Damage Dealt >
13,750
34,659
< Damage Taken >
17,334
11,074
< Gold Earned >
8,599
2.04
< Towers >
1.97
0.21
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
7,730
< Total Healing >
2,691
13,915
< Experience >
10,919
18
< Vision Score >
48
8
< Wards Placed >
22
1,050
< Time Dealing CC >
232

How to Counter Karma with Cho'Gath in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here highlight some vital Cho'Gath against Karma matchup stats that can help you interpret the differences and similarities between these two champions. For instance, Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Karma’s ratio of NaN, showing that Cho'Gath may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Karma..

Cho'Gath often has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his enemy does. Commonly, he takes more damage than Karma. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Cho'Gath and Karma

Damage Types Compared

Cho'Gath
Karma
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cho'Gath
Karma

Who is Better, Cho'Gath or Karma?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Cho'Gath usually wins when facing off against Karma, with a 51.2% win rate. Therefore, Cho'Gath makes a good counter to Karma.

While Cho'Gath does have a higher winrate than Karma, when they face off with one another, Cho'Gath also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more difficult champion to learn. You should be careful when picking Cho'Gath into Karma.

Additionally, Cho'Gath has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Karma. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion in League of Legends, in Cho'Gath vs Karma matchups, Cho'Gath is the better champ with a higher win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Cho'Gath is a decent counter for Karma. You will do well by focussing your tactics on keeping up your gold income and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Cho'Gath against Karma.

Additional Information for Cho'Gath Players

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

For this guide on countering Karma as Cho'Gath, we analyzed 946 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 Karma 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 learn all of the intricacies of Cho'Gath in order to counter Karma during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions presented here, you should grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cho'Gath on average gets much more CS relative to Karma. Champs who typically don't acquire much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need many items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values displayed on this page to do well.

The best items to use in your Cho'Gath versus Karma build include Frostfire Gauntlet, Thornmail, and Force of Nature. When Cho'Gath used at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better vs. Karma than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Cho'Gath had an average win rate of 51.2% battling Karma with this build.

To have the highest probability of crushing Karma as Cho'Gath, you should equip the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Conditioning, Overgrowth, Triumph, and Legend: Tenacity runes from the Resolve and Precision rune sets. Out of all the rune sets we have analyed for Cho'Gath vs Karma clashes, this composite of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 51.2% winrate overall.

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