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

Cho'Gath vs Rell

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

How to Beat Rell as Cho'Gath

based on 221 Cho'Gath vs Rell matchups
Win Rate
57.5 %
K/D/A
2.37
Pick Rate
0.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our matchup stats from the millions of recently ranked LoL matches that we analyze each and every week. This guide on how to beat Rell as Cho'Gath resulted from an evaluation of 221 ranked rounds where both champs battled one another. This champion pairing is somewhat rare. Cho'Gath is forced to battle against Rell in only 0.6% of his rounds.

Cho'Gath vs Rell Matchup Summary

Cho'Gath does a great job of countering Rell. Typically, he wins a terrific 57.5% of games the champs oppose each other in. In Cho'Gath versus Rell matches, Cho'Gath’s team is 0.2% less expected to gain first blood. This implies that he most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Rell.

Best Cho'Gath vs Rell Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's ShieldHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Ruby CrystalCloth Armor

Core Cho'Gath Items

~22 Mins
Frostfire GauntletFimbulwinterDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Thornmail

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

Guide to Countering Rell as Cho'Gath

Tips for Playing as Cho'Gath against Rell

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.

Cho'Gath vs Rell Counter Stats

Cho'Gath Image
Win Rate
57.5 %
VS
Win Rate
42.5 %
Rell Image
6.2
< Kills >
2.1
5.9
< Deaths >
7.4
7.8
< Assists >
13.9
1.43
< Killing Sprees >
0.35
144
< Minions Killed >
35
0.44
< Dragons Killed >
0.04
0.52
< Inhibitors >
0.35
2,233
< Physical Damage >
1,354
13,157
< Magic Damage >
6,522
3,831
< True Damage >
799
19,223
< Damage Dealt >
8,676
34,606
< Damage Taken >
22,341
11,443
< Gold Earned >
8,050
2.17
< Towers >
1.43
0.24
< Baron Takedowns >
0
7,312
< Total Healing >
2,652
14,286
< Experience >
10,718
17
< Vision Score >
45
8
< Wards Placed >
21
1,025
< Time Dealing CC >
191

How to Counter Rell with Cho'Gath in LoL

The stats provided here show several strategic Cho'Gath vs. Rell counter statistics that may help us distinguish the differences between the pair. For instance, Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Rell’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Cho'Gath may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Rell. This observation is in large part a result of the difference in kills.

Cho'Gath often has a much larger longest killing spree than his counter does. Commonly, he takes more damage than Rell. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also hint that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Cho'Gath and Rell

Damage Types Compared

Cho'Gath
Rell
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cho'Gath
Rell

Who is Better, Cho'Gath or Rell?

Both LoL champions are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Cho'Gath usually wins when facing off against Rell, with a 57.5% win rate. Thus, Cho'Gath makes a fantastic counter for Rell.

While Cho'Gath does have a much higher win rate compared to Rell, when on opposite teams, Cho'Gath also has a much greater difficulty level that makes him a more challenging character to develop with. You don't need to be too worried when picking Cho'Gath into Rell.

Moreover, Cho'Gath also has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Rell. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Cho'Gath vs Rell matchups, Cho'Gath is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.

Cho'Gath is a great counter for Rell. You will do well by focussing your play on maximizing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Cho'Gath against Rell.

Additional Information for Cho'Gath Players

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

For this guide on countering Rell as Cho'Gath, we analyzed 221 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 Rell 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 to counter Rell during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and tips shown here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cho'Gath on average racks up much more CS relative to Rell. Champs who on average don't acquire many minion kills often don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers reported here to do well.

The most crucial items to focus on in your Cho'Gath versus Rell build include Frostfire Gauntlet, Fimbulwinter, and Demonic Embrace. When Cho'Gath included at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better when facing Rell than with most other common builds. In fact, Cho'Gath had an average winrate of 57.5% when playing against Rell with this counter build.

To have the greatest likelihood of beating Rell 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 rune builds players picked for Cho'Gath vs Rell battles, this combination of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 57.5% win rate overall.

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