Spirit Visage will increase the healing done by your ultimate and lower cooldowns on all of your abilities.
A well-timed Sadism can bait enemy champions into attacking you even when they lack the damage to finish you.
Cleavers are a powerful tool for killing neutral monsters. Instead of returning to base, farm neutral monsters until your ultimate can heal you.
Once Gangplank reaches level 6, watch out for his global-range ultimate, Cannon Barrage!
Parrrley deals a high amount of physical damage. Items that grant Armor can help if an enemy Gangplank is doing well.
The stats shown on this page clarify some vital Dr. Mundo vs. Gangplank matchup stats that can help us understand the differences between this pair of champs. Dr. Mundo’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Gangplank’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Dr. Mundo may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Gangplank..
Dr. Mundo often has a similar longest kill spree as his enemy does. On average, he receives more damage than Gangplank. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also hint that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.
Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Dr. Mundo usually wins when playing against Gangplank, with a 53.7% win rate. Therefore, Dr. Mundo makes a great counter to Gangplank.
While Dr. Mundo does have a higher winrate compared to Gangplank, when facing one another, Dr. Mundo also has a much lower learning curve that makes him a less difficult champ to learn. You don't need to be too worried when picking Dr. Mundo into Gangplank.
Furthermore, Dr. Mundo has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Gangplank. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Dr. Mundo vs Gangplank matchups, Dr. Mundo is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during team fights.
Dr. Mundo is a great counter to Gangplank. Focus your play on maximizing your CS and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Dr. Mundo against Gangplank.
To truly master Dr. Mundo in order to counter Gangplank during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and tips presented here, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Dr. Mundo most often picks up a similar amount of CS relative to Gangplank. Champions who typically don't earn many minion kills usualy don't require much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions 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 surpass the numbers shown here to do well.
The best items to use in your Dr. Mundo versus Gangplank build include Frostfire Gauntlet, Thornmail, and Randuin's Omen. When Dr. Mundo used at least these three items in his build, he did much better when facing Gangplank than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Dr. Mundo boasted an average winrate of 53.7% battling Gangplank with this build.
To have the highest probability of defeating Gangplank as Dr. Mundo, you should equip the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Second Wind, Overgrowth, Magical Footwear, and Approach Velocity runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players used for Dr. Mundo vs Gangplank clashes, this mixture of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 53.7% win rate overall.
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