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

Garen vs Dr. Mundo

How to Beat Dr. Mundo as Garen in LoL Dr. Mundo is in the a tier of champions
Fighter Tank
Fighter Tank

How to Beat Dr. Mundo as Garen

based on 6,337 Garen vs Dr. Mundo matchups
Win Rate
51 %
K/D/A
2.24
Pick Rate
3.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of ranked LoL rounds every week. Within our data, Garen did battle with Dr. Mundo 6337 times. Including so many games with Garen versus Dr. Mundo gives us a lot of faith in our capacity to produce informative stats and a supported build to obliterate your rival. This counter pairing is relatively rare. Garen encounters Dr. Mundo in only 3.5% of his matches.

Garen vs Dr. Mundo Matchup Summary

Garen does a decent job of beating Dr. Mundo. Typically, he wins a acceptable 51.0% of matches the champs oppose each other in. In Garen versus Dr. Mundo matches, Garen’s team is 0.0% more expected to gain first blood, indicating that he probably will get first blood versus Dr. Mundo.

Best Garen vs Dr. Mundo Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's ShieldHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
DaggerIronspike Whip

Core Garen Items

~22 Mins
StridebreakerMortal ReminderSterak's Gage

Optional Items

Guardian AngelStormrazorDeath's DanceHullbreaker

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Resolve ConditioningOvergrowth
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Garen's passive ability p
Garen q ability q
Garen w ability w
Garen e ability e
Garen's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
E
3
W
4
E
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
Q
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E
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Q
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R
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Q
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Q
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Dr. Mundo as Garen

Tips for Playing as Garen against Dr. Mundo

Judgment deals maximum damage when only hitting a single target. For effective trading, try to position such that only the enemy champion is hit.

Garen's regeneration greatly increases if he can avoid receiving damage for several seconds.

Garen is only constrained by cooldowns, making items such as Black Cleaver very effective for him.

Advice to Win Against Dr. Mundo

Try casting Ignite when Dr. Mundo uses Sadism to negate a large portion of its healing.

Try to coordinate high-damage abilities with your allies right after Dr. Mundo uses his ultimate, but if you're unable to kill him quickly with burst he will heal through the damage.

Garen vs Dr. Mundo Counter Stats

Garen Image
Win Rate
51 %
VS
Win Rate
49 %
Dr. Mundo Image
7
< Kills >
4.6
5.1
< Deaths >
5.5
4.4
< Assists >
6.9
1.57
< Killing Sprees >
1.06
165
< Minions Killed >
152
0.15
< Dragons Killed >
0.31
0.61
< Inhibitors >
0.52
15,200
< Physical Damage >
6,192
242
< Magic Damage >
13,048
4,939
< True Damage >
499
20,382
< Damage Dealt >
19,740
28,126
< Damage Taken >
34,854
12,181
< Gold Earned >
11,101
2.77
< Towers >
2.42
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
3,029
< Total Healing >
9,405
14,900
< Experience >
14,157
17
< Vision Score >
17
8
< Wards Placed >
8
164
< Time Dealing CC >
637

How to Counter Dr. Mundo with Garen in LoL

The stats provided here feature some critical Garen against Dr. Mundo matchup stats that may help you interpret the differences and similarities between this set of champions. For instance, Garen’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Dr. Mundo’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Garen may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Dr. Mundo..

Garen typically has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his matchup does. Typically, he receives less damage than Dr. Mundo. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also show that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Garen and Dr. Mundo

Damage Types Compared

Garen
Dr. Mundo
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Garen
Dr. Mundo

Who is Better, Garen or Dr. Mundo?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Garen usually wins when trying to fight Dr. Mundo, with a 51.0% win rate. As a result, Garen makes a good counter for Dr. Mundo.

While Garen does have a higher win rate compared to Dr. Mundo, when they face off with one another, Garen also has a greater learning curve that makes him a more difficult character to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Garen into Dr. Mundo.

Moreover, Garen also has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Dr. Mundo. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Garen vs Dr. Mundo matchups, Garen is the better champion with a similar win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.

Garen is a decent counter for Dr. Mundo. Make sure you focus your actions on increasing your gold income and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Garen against Dr. Mundo.

Additional Information for Garen Players

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

For this guide on countering Dr. Mundo as Garen, we analyzed 6,337 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 Dr. Mundo as Garen 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 Garen in order to counter Dr. Mundo during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and tips shown here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Garen on average accumulates a similar amount of CS relative to Dr. Mundo. Champs who typically don't get many minion kills usualy don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need many items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to focus on in your Garen versus Dr. Mundo build include Stridebreaker, Mortal Reminder, and Sterak's Gage. When Garen bought at least these three items in his build, he did a lot better vs. Dr. Mundo than with most other common item sets. In fact, Garen had an average winrate of 51.0% when playing against Dr. Mundo with this counter build.

To have the greatest likelihood of beating Dr. Mundo as Garen, Garen players should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Overgrowth, and Conditioning runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players picked for Garen vs Dr. Mundo battles, this combination of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 51.0% win rate overall.

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