Try to line up your attacks with Vorpal Spikes so that they kill minions and harass enemy champions at the same time.
If you're having difficulty feasting upon champions, try eating minions until you're larger.
Using Rupture on creeps in combination with Carnivore is a good way to gain Health and Mana.
Try to take Vladimir down before Hemoplague detonates, as it will heal him for each afflicted enemy Champion.
Making Vladimir use Sanguine Pool at the start of a fight will maximize the Health cost of the ability to him.
Items that counter Health stacking, such as Liandry's Torment and Blade of the Ruined King, are very effective against Vladimir.
The stats shown on this page clarify several strategic Cho'Gath vs. Vladimir counter statistics that can help you grasp the differences between these two champs. Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Vladimir’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Cho'Gath may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Vladimir..
Cho'Gath often has a similar longest kill spree as his opponent does. On average, he takes more damage than Vladimir. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also hint that the champion with more health has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.
Both League champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Cho'Gath usually wins when playing against Vladimir, with a 52.9% win rate. Thus, Cho'Gath makes a good counter for Vladimir.
While Cho'Gath does have a higher win rate compared to Vladimir, when facing one another, Cho'Gath also has a lower level of difficulty that makes him a less difficult champion to develop with. You should be be fine when picking Cho'Gath into Vladimir.
Additionally, Cho'Gath has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Vladimir. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Cho'Gath vs Vladimir matchups, Cho'Gath is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.
Cho'Gath is an above average counter to Vladimir. Focus your tactics on maximizing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Cho'Gath against Vladimir.
If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Cho'Gath to counter Vladimir during both the early game 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 listen to 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 often picks up a similar amount of CS relative to Vladimir. Champions who typically don't get many minion kills typically don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers displayed here to do well.
The ideal items to prioritize in your Cho'Gath versus Vladimir build consist of Frostfire Gauntlet, Thornmail, and Fimbulwinter. When Cho'Gath incorporated at least these three items in his build, he performed much better when facing Vladimir than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Cho'Gath had an average winrate of 52.9% battling Vladimir with these items in his kit.
To have the highest probability of defeating Vladimir as Cho'Gath, Cho'Gath players should equip the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Conditioning, Overgrowth, Triumph, and Legend: Tenacity runes from the Resolve and Precision rune sets. Of all the runes that we analyzed for Cho'Gath vs Vladimir face-offs, this combo of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 52.9% win rate overall.
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