How to Win Dr. Mundo vs Gangplank Counter Matchup Dr. Mundo is in the a tier of champions

Dr. Mundo vs Gangplank

How to Beat Gangplank as Dr. Mundo in LoL Gangplank is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Gangplank as Dr. Mundo

based on 1,871 Dr. Mundo vs Gangplank matchups
Win Rate
53.7 %
K/D/A
2.33
Pick Rate
3.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of ranked LoL games each week. In our data, Dr. Mundo fought Gangplank in 1871 rounds. With so many games with Dr. Mundo vs Gangplank provides us a lot of confidence in our capability to provide actionable statistics and a pro build to counter Gangplank. This champion matchup is fairly rare. Dr. Mundo encounters Gangplank in only 3.9% of his rounds.

Dr. Mundo vs Gangplank Matchup Summary

Dr. Mundo does a good job of countering Gangplank. Normally, he wins a terrific 53.7% of games the champions face off with each other in. In Dr. Mundo versus Gangplank games, Dr. Mundo’s side is 0.0% more probable to earn first blood. This indicates that he probably will get first blood against Gangplank.

Best Dr. Mundo vs Gangplank Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's ShieldHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Cloth ArmorNull-Magic Mantle

Core Dr. Mundo Items

~22 Mins
Frostfire GauntletThornmailRanduin's Omen

Optional Items

Titanic HydraWarmog's ArmorSpirit VisageAnathema's Chains

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Dr. Mundo to level up q
>
Second ability for Dr. Mundo to level up e
>
Last skill for Dr. Mundo to max out w

Runes

Resolve Grasp of the Undying DemolishSecond WindOvergrowth
Inspiration Magical FootwearApproach Velocity
AttackSpeed Armor HealthScaling
Dr. Mundo's passive ability p
Dr. Mundo q ability q
Dr. Mundo w ability w
Dr. Mundo e ability e
Dr. Mundo's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Gangplank as Dr. Mundo

Tips for Playing as Dr. Mundo against Gangplank

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.

Advice to Win Against Gangplank

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.

Dr. Mundo vs Gangplank Counter Stats

Dr. Mundo Image
Win Rate
53.7 %
VS
Win Rate
46.3 %
Gangplank Image
4.8
< Kills >
6.2
4.9
< Deaths >
5.8
6.6
< Assists >
6.2
1.12
< Killing Sprees >
1.4
163
< Minions Killed >
186
0.28
< Dragons Killed >
0.12
0.57
< Inhibitors >
0.4
6,868
< Physical Damage >
17,707
14,083
< Magic Damage >
3,634
552
< True Damage >
4,806
21,504
< Damage Dealt >
26,149
40,188
< Damage Taken >
24,269
11,691
< Gold Earned >
13,572
2.7
< Towers >
1.96
0.07
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
10,995
< Total Healing >
5,694
14,809
< Experience >
15,009
18
< Vision Score >
16
8
< Wards Placed >
8
629
< Time Dealing CC >
282

How to Counter Gangplank with Dr. Mundo in LoL

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.

Differences between Dr. Mundo and Gangplank

Damage Types Compared

Dr. Mundo
Gangplank
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Dr. Mundo
Gangplank

Who is Better, Dr. Mundo or Gangplank?

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.

Additional Information for Dr. Mundo Players

How We Calculated Our Dr. Mundo vs Gangplank Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Gangplank as Dr. Mundo, we analyzed 1,871 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 Gangplank as Dr. Mundo 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.

Further Insights to Win this Matchup

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.

If you would like to view Dr. Mundo x Gangplank tips and builds for a a distinct player tier, feel free to select one from the selection menu above. At first, the statistics and strategies given are calculated using every game played with these champs.