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

Cho'Gath vs Nocturne

How to Beat Nocturne as Cho'Gath in LoL Nocturne is in the b tier of champions
Tank Mage
Assassin Fighter

How to Beat Nocturne as Cho'Gath

based on 832 Cho'Gath vs Nocturne matchups
Win Rate
47.7 %
K/D/A
2.05
Pick Rate
2.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of ranked League of Legends rounds each and every week. Within our data, Cho'Gath did battle with Nocturne in 832 games. Having so many games with Cho'Gath vs Nocturne provides us confidence in our capability to produce enlightening data and a pro build to defeat Nocturne. This particular champion pairing is fairly rare. Cho'Gath is forced to battle against Nocturne in only 2.4% of his matches.

Cho'Gath vs Nocturne Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Cho'Gath has done a below average job of beating Nocturne. On average, he wins a lowly 47.7% of games the champs battle one another in. In Cho'Gath versus Nocturne rounds, Cho'Gath’s team is 0.0% more probable to earn first blood, implying that he probably will get first blood against Nocturne.

Best Cho'Gath vs Nocturne Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsCloth Armor

Core Cho'Gath Items

~22 Mins
Frostfire GauntletThornmailFimbulwinter

Optional Items

Demonic EmbraceFrozen HeartForce of Nature

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 e
>
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
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 Nocturne as Cho'Gath

Tips for Playing as Cho'Gath against Nocturne

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 Nocturne

Nocturne's Unspeakable Horror is broken with range, so try to save your movement abilities for when he casts it.

Stay close to your allies when Paranoia is cast - there is strength in numbers!

Cho'Gath vs Nocturne Counter Stats

Cho'Gath Image
Win Rate
47.7 %
VS
Win Rate
52.3 %
Nocturne Image
5.8
< Kills >
7.8
6.1
< Deaths >
6.3
6.7
< Assists >
8.3
1.31
< Killing Sprees >
1.79
143
< Minions Killed >
43
0.51
< Dragons Killed >
1.46
0.46
< Inhibitors >
0.53
2,346
< Physical Damage >
16,617
13,072
< Magic Damage >
1,484
3,800
< True Damage >
1,380
19,219
< Damage Dealt >
19,481
36,938
< Damage Taken >
32,352
11,382
< Gold Earned >
12,468
2.04
< Towers >
1.77
0.19
< Baron Takedowns >
0.27
7,679
< Total Healing >
10,816
14,444
< Experience >
14,127
18
< Vision Score >
21
8
< Wards Placed >
6
1,106
< Time Dealing CC >
586

How to Counter Nocturne with Cho'Gath in LoL

The stats shown here clarify several valuable Cho'Gath vs. Nocturne counter statistics that may help you grasp the differences between the pair. As an example, Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Nocturne’s ratio of NaN, showing that Cho'Gath may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Nocturne..

Cho'Gath usually has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his opponent does. Commonly, he receives more damage than Nocturne. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also imply that the champ with higher health has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Cho'Gath and Nocturne

Damage Types Compared

Cho'Gath
Nocturne
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cho'Gath
Nocturne

Who is Better, Cho'Gath or Nocturne?

Both League champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Cho'Gath usually loses when playing against Nocturne, with a 47.7% win rate. Therefore, Cho'Gath makes a bad counter to Nocturne.

While Cho'Gath does have a lower winrate than Nocturne, when facing one another, Cho'Gath also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more challenging champ to pick up and master. You should be very concerned when picking Cho'Gath into Nocturne.

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

While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Cho'Gath vs Nocturne matchups, Nocturne is the better champion with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.

Cho'Gath is a terribly counter to Nocturne. Focus your gameplay on increasing your CS and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Cho'Gath against Nocturne.

Additional Information for Cho'Gath Players

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

For this guide on countering Nocturne as Cho'Gath, we analyzed 832 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 Nocturne 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 truly master Cho'Gath in order to counter Nocturne 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 mind the build and suggestions shown here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cho'Gath often racks up much more CS as Nocturne. Champions who typically don't get many minion kills typically don't need much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values reported on this page to do well.

The most important items to have in your Cho'Gath versus Nocturne build include Frostfire Gauntlet, Thornmail, and Fimbulwinter. When Cho'Gath used at least these three items in his build, he did much better vs. Nocturne than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Cho'Gath had an average winrate of 47.7% when playing against Nocturne with this build.

To have the best likelihood of defeating Nocturne as Cho'Gath, Cho'Gath players should use the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Conditioning, Overgrowth, Triumph, and Legend: Tenacity runes from the Resolve and Precision rune sets. Out of all the runes we have analyed for Cho'Gath vs Nocturne battles, this set of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 47.7% winrate overall.

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