How to Win Gangplank vs Fizz Counter Matchup Gangplank is in the a tier of champions

Gangplank vs Fizz

How to Beat Fizz as Gangplank in LoL Fizz is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Fizz as Gangplank

based on 2,077 Gangplank vs Fizz matchups
Win Rate
46.8 %
K/D/A
2.06
Pick Rate
2.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked LoL matches that we analyze every week. Our guide on how to beat Fizz as Gangplank came out of an evaluation of 2077 ranked rounds where both champs faced off against one another. This counter matchup is somewhat rare. Gangplank has to counter Fizz in only 2.6% of his matches.

Gangplank vs Fizz Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Gangplank has done a pathetic job of beating Fizz. Typically, he wins a lowly 46.8% of games the champs oppose one another in. In Gangplank against Fizz games, Gangplank’s team is 0.0% more probable to gain first blood, indicating that he most likely will get first blood versus Fizz.

Best Gangplank vs Fizz Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
SheenCaulfield's Warhammer

Core Gangplank Items

~22 Mins
Duskblade of DraktharrEssence ReaverThe Collector

Optional Items

Death's DanceInfinity EdgeMaw of MalmortiusLord Dominik's Regards

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Gangplank to level up q
>
Second ability for Gangplank to level up e
>
Last skill for Gangplank to max out w

Runes

Resolve Grasp of the Undying DemolishBone PlatingOvergrowth
Inspiration Future's MarketTime Warp Tonic
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Gangplank's passive ability p
Gangplank q ability q
Gangplank w ability w
Gangplank e ability e
Gangplank's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
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R
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E
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E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Fizz as Gangplank

Tips for Playing as Gangplank against Fizz

Parrrley applies On Hit effects like Frozen Mallet or Black Cleaver.

Try placing Cannon Barrage on the path of escape to cut off fleeing enemies.

Paying attention to low-health enemies on the map can land you a surprise kill with Cannon Barrage.

Advice to Win Against Fizz

Fizz is a slippery target when his abilities are not on cooldown - bait him into using them early and follow up with crowd control or hard-hitting attacks!

Fizz's attacks becomes more deadly for a few seconds after he uses his empowered attack - keep him away while his trident is glowing!

Gangplank vs Fizz Counter Stats

Gangplank Image
Win Rate
46.8 %
VS
Win Rate
53.2 %
Fizz Image
6.8
< Kills >
8.8
6.4
< Deaths >
6.1
6.4
< Assists >
6.2
1.59
< Killing Sprees >
1.96
189
< Minions Killed >
152
0.13
< Dragons Killed >
0.08
0.45
< Inhibitors >
0.44
16,465
< Physical Damage >
2,831
3,708
< Magic Damage >
17,580
4,358
< True Damage >
1,257
24,533
< Damage Dealt >
21,669
24,806
< Damage Taken >
22,819
14,031
< Gold Earned >
12,425
2.09
< Towers >
1.71
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
5,213
< Total Healing >
2,175
15,423
< Experience >
14,331
17
< Vision Score >
18
8
< Wards Placed >
7
275
< Time Dealing CC >
174

How to Counter Fizz with Gangplank in LoL

The stats provided here clarify several strategic Gangplank against Fizz counter statistics that can help you explain the differences between the two. For instance, Gangplank’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Fizz’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Gangplank may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Fizz..

Gangplank usually has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his counter does. Typically, he receives a similar amount of damage to Fizz. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also indicate that the champ with increased health has less agility and thus is not able to escape further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Gangplank and Fizz

Damage Types Compared

Gangplank
Fizz
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Gangplank
Fizz

Who is Better, Gangplank or Fizz?

Both League champions are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Gangplank usually loses when taking on Fizz, with a 46.8% win rate. Therefore, Gangplank makes a bad counter to Fizz.

While Gangplank does have a lower winrate compared to Fizz, when they face off with one another, Gangplank also has a much greater learning curve that makes him a more complex character to learn. You may get destroyed when picking Gangplank into Fizzas his relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Furthermore, Gangplank also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Fizz. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Gangplank vs Fizz matchups, Fizz is the better champ with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.

Gangplank is a garbage counter to Fizz. Focus your tactics on maximizing your gold income and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Gangplank against Fizz.

Additional Information for Gangplank Players

How We Calculated Our Gangplank vs Fizz Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Fizz as Gangplank, we analyzed 2,077 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 Fizz as Gangplank 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

To truly master Gangplank to counter Fizz during both the laning 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 pay attention to the build and tips presented here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Gangplank usually picks up a similar amount of CS as Fizz. Champions who on average don't acquire much CS usualy don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values displayed on this page to do well.

The most important items to have in your Gangplank versus Fizz build include Duskblade of Draktharr, Essence Reaver, and The Collector. When Gangplank incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better versus Fizz than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Gangplank boasted an average win rate of 46.8% battling Fizz with this counter build.

To have the greatest probability of defeating Fizz as Gangplank, Gangplank players should equip the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Bone Plating, Overgrowth, Future's Market, and Time Warp Tonic runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players picked for Gangplank vs Fizz face-offs, this order of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 46.8% winrate overall.

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