Phosphorus Bomb can be used to reveal enemy units that might be hiding in a nearby patch of brush.
Corki can continue to attack while using Gatling Gun. Maximizing Gatling Gun is key to mastering Corki.
Valkyrie can be used defensively as well, so try using it for a quick escape.
Rupture has a smoke cloud indicating the area it will strike. Try to watch out for it to prevent Cho'Gath from being able to combo his abilities.
Purchasing a few HP items decreases the chances of Cho'Gath killing you quickly.
Focus on preventing Cho'Gath from reaching his max size.
The stats provided here show several strategic Corki against Cho'Gath counter statistics that may help you understand the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Corki’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Cho'Gath’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Corki may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Cho'Gath..
Corki often has a similar longest killing spree as his matchup does. On average, he takes less damage than Cho'Gath. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, yet it can also show that the champion with increased HP has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further damage when poked or engaged.
Both League champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Corki usually loses when facing off against Cho'Gath, with a 45.2% win rate. Therefore, Corki makes a bad counter for Cho'Gath.
While Corki does have a much lower win rate compared to Cho'Gath, when on opposite teams, Corki also has a greater learning curve that makes him a more time consuming character to learn. You may get destroyed when picking Corki into Cho'Gath.
Furthermore, Corki has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Cho'Gath. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Corki vs Cho'Gath matchups, Cho'Gath is the better champ with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.
Corki is a garbage counter to Cho'Gath. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on maximizing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Corki against Cho'Gath.
If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Corki to counter Cho'Gath during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions presented here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Corki most often accumulates a similar amount of CS compared to Cho'Gath. Champs who typically don't get much CS typically don't require much CS to be effective, such as supports. 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, often have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers displayed on this page to do well.
The top items to focus on in your Corki versus Cho'Gath build include Luden's Tempest, Muramana, and Ravenous Hydra. When Corki used at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better when facing Cho'Gath than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Corki had an average win rate of 45.2% when countering Cho'Gath with this counter build.
To have the best likelihood of coming out on top against Cho'Gath as Corki, you should equip the First Strike, Magical Footwear, Biscuit Delivery, Cosmic Insight, Taste of Blood, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Inspiration and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune builds players picked for Corki vs Cho'Gath clashes, this mixture of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 45.2% win rate overall.
By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Cho'Gath as Corki are presented for every ranked division. To scope the statistics and builds to a specific division, you should use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.