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

Cho'Gath vs Taric

How to Beat Taric as Cho'Gath in LoL Taric is in the s tier of champions
Tank Mage
Support Fighter

How to Beat Taric as Cho'Gath

based on 925 Cho'Gath vs Taric matchups
Win Rate
50.4 %
K/D/A
2.25
Pick Rate
2.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our matchup stats from the millions of ranked League of Legends matches that we get from Riot Games each week. Our guide on how to beat Taric as Cho'Gath came out of an examination of 925 ranked matches where both champs battled one another. This champion matchup is fairly rare. Cho'Gath has to counter Taric in only 2.2% of his games.

Cho'Gath vs Taric Matchup Summary

Cho'Gath does a ok job of countering Taric. Typically, he wins a acceptable 50.4% of matches the champions fight each other in. In Cho'Gath against Taric games, Cho'Gath’s team is 0.1% less probable to get first blood. This indicates that he most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Taric.

Best Cho'Gath vs Taric 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 GauntletThornmailFrozen Heart

Optional Items

Demonic EmbraceForce of NatureFimbulwinter

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 w
>
Last skill for Cho'Gath to max out e

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
W
9
Q
10
W
11
R
12
W
13
W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Taric as Cho'Gath

Tips for Playing as Cho'Gath against Taric

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 Taric

Taric's ultimate, Cosmic Radiance, has a long delay before its effect. Try to quickly assess whether to disengage the fight or attempt to kill his allies before it goes off.

Taric reduces his spell cooldowns by basic attacking enemies with Bravado. Try to kite him in teamfights and punish him for approaching the minion wave in lane.

Cho'Gath vs Taric Counter Stats

Cho'Gath Image
Win Rate
50.4 %
VS
Win Rate
49.6 %
Taric Image
5.4
< Kills >
1.8
5.3
< Deaths >
5.8
6.5
< Assists >
13.4
1.22
< Killing Sprees >
0.36
139
< Minions Killed >
38
0.47
< Dragons Killed >
0.15
0.47
< Inhibitors >
0.54
2,136
< Physical Damage >
1,886
12,277
< Magic Damage >
4,373
3,342
< True Damage >
613
17,756
< Damage Dealt >
6,873
32,264
< Damage Taken >
21,719
10,726
< Gold Earned >
7,817
2.07
< Towers >
2.15
0.2
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
7,013
< Total Healing >
10,296
13,349
< Experience >
10,274
17
< Vision Score >
35
8
< Wards Placed >
16
1,005
< Time Dealing CC >
238

How to Counter Taric with Cho'Gath in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here underscore some significant Cho'Gath versus Taric counter stats that can help us understand the differences between the two. Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Taric’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Cho'Gath may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Taric. This observation is largely fueled by the difference in kills.

Cho'Gath usually has a much larger longest killing spree than his enemy does. Typically, he receives more damage than Taric. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also show that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Cho'Gath and Taric

Damage Types Compared

Cho'Gath
Taric
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cho'Gath
Taric

Who is Better, Cho'Gath or Taric?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Cho'Gath usually fairs equally well when playing against Taric, with a 50.4% win rate. Therefore, Cho'Gath makes an ok counter to Taric.

While Cho'Gath does have a higher winrate than Taric, when facing one another, Cho'Gath also has a greater learning curve that makes him a more time consuming character to develop with. You should be careful when picking Cho'Gath into Taric.

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

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Cho'Gath vs Taric matchups, Cho'Gath is the better champion with a similar win rate, more 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 Taric. Focus your strategy on increasing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Cho'Gath against Taric.

Additional Information for Cho'Gath Players

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

For this guide on countering Taric as Cho'Gath, we analyzed 925 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 Taric 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 learn all of the intricacies of Cho'Gath to counter Taric during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips displayed here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cho'Gath on average accumulates much more CS as Taric. Champions who typically don't earn many minion kills often don't need much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values reported on this page to do well.

The top items to have in your Cho'Gath versus Taric build include Frostfire Gauntlet, Thornmail, and Frozen Heart. When Cho'Gath combined at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better versus Taric than with most other typical builds. In fact, Cho'Gath had an average winrate of 50.4% battling Taric with these items in his kit.

To have the best chance of vanquishing Taric 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 combinations we have analyed for Cho'Gath vs Taric face-offs, this sequence of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 50.4% win rate overall.

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