Cho'Gath vs Ryze Counter Build

How to Beat Ryze as Cho'Gath


We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked League of Legends games each week. Within our dataset, Cho'Gath fought Ryze in 18,909 rounds. With so many games with Cho'Gath versus Ryze gives us faith in our capacity to provide informative stats and a recommended build to counter your foe.

This particular champion matchup is fairly common. Cho'Gath encounters Ryze in 12.5% of his matches. Cho'Gath has done a great job of beating Ryze. Normally, Cho'Gath wins a whopping 55.0% of matches the champs face each other in. In Cho'Gath versus Ryze games, Cho'Gath’s team is 0.0% more expected to obtain first blood, implying that he most likely will get first blood against Ryze.

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Best Cho'Gath Items to Counter Ryze

The top items to have in your Cho'Gath versus Ryze build consist of Dead Man's Plate, Force of Nature, and Frostfire Gauntlet. When Cho'Gath used at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better versus Ryze than with most other commonly used item sets.

Dead Man's Plate Item Force of Nature Item Frostfire Gauntlet Item

Best Cho'Gath Runes to Counter Ryze

To have the highest chance of crushing Ryze as Cho'Gath, Cho'Gath players should use the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Bone Plating, Overgrowth, Cheap Shot, and Ultimate Hunter runes. Of all the rune sets we have analyed for Cho'Gath vs Ryze clashes, this composite of runes resulted in the best win rate. We have also included the top Ryze runes to fend off Cho'Gath in order to help you grasp how he will probably be played to try to beat you.

Best Cho'Gath Runes

Grasp of the Undying Rune Grasp of the Undying
Demolish Rune Demolish
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter

Best Ryze Runes

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Scorch Rune Scorch
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood


The following tables feature several vital Cho'Gath versus Ryze matchup stats that may help us grasp the distinctions between the two. As an example, Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.4 is more than Ryze’s KDA ratio of 2.0, indicating that Cho'Gath may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Ryze.

Battle Stats


Cho'Gath Stats
5.8 5.5
Ryze Stats


Cho'Gath Stats
5.1 6
Ryze Stats


Cho'Gath Stats
6.6 6.5
Ryze Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Cho'Gath Stats
2.9 2.6
Ryze Stats

Damage Dealt

Cho'Gath Stats
15807 20995
Ryze Stats

Damage Taken

Cho'Gath Stats
31087 19986
Ryze Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Cho'Gath Stats
5.4 5.1
Ryze Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Cho'Gath Stats
0.9 0.8
Ryze Stats

Dragons Killed

Cho'Gath Stats
2.1 1.9
Ryze Stats

Barons Killed

Cho'Gath Stats
0.4 0.4
Ryze Stats

Gold Earned

Cho'Gath Stats
10521 11192
Ryze Stats

Minions Killed

Cho'Gath Stats
128 166
Ryze Stats

Cho'gath often has a similar longest killing spree as his counter does. Commonly, Cho'Gath takes more damage than Ryze. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also indicate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when engaged or poked.

In Cho'Gath vs Ryze matchups, Cho'Gath typically takes fewer minion kills than Ryze. Champs that do not amass very much CS normally do not need much CS to be useful. Instead, they are capable of scaling adequately off their skills and stats alone. Yet, champs with tons of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to best the values shown here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 18909 Cho'Gath vs Ryze 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 Ryze 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.