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

Cho'Gath vs Rammus

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

How to Beat Rammus as Cho'Gath

based on 756 Cho'Gath vs Rammus matchups
Win Rate
51.9 %
K/D/A
2.5
Pick Rate
1.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup statistics from the millions of recently rated League of Legends matches that we analyze each week. Our guide on how to beat Rammus as Cho'Gath resulted from an examination of 756 ranked rounds where both champs faced off against one another. This particular counter matchup is fairly rare. Cho'Gath has to counter Rammus in only 1.8% of his rounds.

Cho'Gath vs Rammus Matchup Summary

Cho'Gath has done a decent job of beating Rammus. Normally, he wins a acceptable 51.9% of matches the champions battle each other in. In Cho'Gath versus Rammus games, Cho'Gath’s team is 0.0% more likely to earn first blood. This implies that he most likely will get first blood against Rammus.

Best Cho'Gath vs Rammus Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Cloth ArmorBami's Cinder

Core Cho'Gath Items

~22 Mins
Frostfire GauntletThornmailFimbulwinter

Optional Items

Demonic EmbraceForce of NatureFrozen Heart

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 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
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 Rammus as Cho'Gath

Tips for Playing as Cho'Gath against Rammus

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 Rammus

Rammus often stacks high Armor, leaving him especially vulnerable to caster damage while not in Defensive Ball Curl.

Pay particular attention to when his Defensive Ball Curl is off. Rammus has much lower stats than a normal tank when he's out of the stance.

Cho'Gath vs Rammus Counter Stats

Cho'Gath Image
Win Rate
51.9 %
VS
Win Rate
48.1 %
Rammus Image
6.4
< Kills >
4.8
5.4
< Deaths >
6.1
7.1
< Assists >
11.5
1.46
< Killing Sprees >
1.07
144
< Minions Killed >
32
0.49
< Dragons Killed >
1.16
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.39
2,399
< Physical Damage >
2,594
13,949
< Magic Damage >
12,622
4,040
< True Damage >
1,183
20,389
< Damage Dealt >
16,400
36,577
< Damage Taken >
30,975
11,694
< Gold Earned >
10,785
2.18
< Towers >
1.15
0.2
< Baron Takedowns >
0.28
8,289
< Total Healing >
7,851
14,483
< Experience >
13,117
19
< Vision Score >
20
9
< Wards Placed >
6
1,127
< Time Dealing CC >
608

How to Counter Rammus with Cho'Gath in LoL

The stats shown here underscore some important Cho'Gath against Rammus matchup stats that may help you explain the distinctions between the two. Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Rammus’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Cho'Gath may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Rammus..

Cho'Gath often has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his foe does. Commonly, he takes more damage than Rammus. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the champ with higher health has less agility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Cho'Gath and Rammus

Damage Types Compared

Cho'Gath
Rammus
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cho'Gath
Rammus

Who is Better, Cho'Gath or Rammus?

Both League champs are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Cho'Gath usually wins when playing against Rammus, with a 51.9% win rate. Therefore, Cho'Gath makes a good counter for Rammus.

While Cho'Gath does have a higher winrate than Rammus, when facing one another, Cho'Gath also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more difficult character to learn. You should be careful when picking Cho'Gath into Rammus.

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

While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Cho'Gath vs Rammus 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 allied champions during teamfights.

Cho'Gath is a decent counter for Rammus. You will do well by focussing your strategy on maximizing your CS and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Cho'Gath against Rammus.

Additional Information for Cho'Gath Players

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

For this guide on countering Rammus as Cho'Gath, we analyzed 756 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 Rammus 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 to counter Rammus during both the lane 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 mind the build and stats shown above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cho'Gath often racks up much more CS relative to Rammus. Champs who on average don't get many minion kills typically don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values displayed on this page to do well.

The most important items to have in your Cho'Gath versus Rammus build consist of Frostfire Gauntlet, Thornmail, and Fimbulwinter. When Cho'Gath used at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better countering Rammus than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Cho'Gath had an average winrate of 51.9% when playing against Rammus with this counter build.

To have the best probability of annihilating Rammus as Cho'Gath, you 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 rune builds players picked for Cho'Gath vs Rammus counters, this composite of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 51.9% winrate overall.

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