Gragas vs Vladimir Counter Build

How to Beat Vladimir as Gragas


We summarize our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked LoL rounds that we evaluate every week. This Gragas vs Vladimir matchup review came out of an examination of 4,006 ranked games where both champs engaged one another.

This particular pairing is fairly rare. Gragas fights Vladimir in only 2.1% of his rounds. Gragas has done a ok job of beating Vladimir. Typically, he wins a acceptable 50.0% of the time the champs oppose one another in. In Gragas versus Vladimir games, Gragas’s side is 2.0% more probable to get first blood, implying that he most likely will be able to get first blood versus Vladimir.

Matchups Analyzed


Win Rate


Team First Blood


Best Gragas Items to Counter Vladimir

The most important items to prioritize in your Gragas versus Vladimir build include Rabadon's Deathcap, Lich Bane, and Night Harvester. When Gragas used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better vs. Vladimir than with most other typical builds.

Rabadon's Deathcap Item Lich Bane Item Night Harvester Item

Best Gragas Runes to Counter Vladimir

To have the highest chance of crushing Vladimir as Gragas, you should equip the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Second Wind, Revitalize, Magical Footwear, and Biscuit Delivery runes. Out of all the rune sets we have analyed/that we analyzed for Gragas vs Vladimir counterpicks, this sequence of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. We have also shown the top Vladimir runes to counterpick against Gragas to help you interpret how he will likely be played to try to beat your champion.

Best Gragas Runes

Grasp of the Undying Rune Grasp of the Undying
Demolish Rune Demolish
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Revitalize Rune Revitalize
Magical Footwear Rune Magical Footwear
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery

Best Vladimir Runes

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Nimbus Cloak Rune Nimbus Cloak
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight
Magical Footwear Rune Magical Footwear


The subsequent tables feature several critical Gragas vs. Vladimir matchup statistics that may help you grasp the distinctions between the two. As an example, Gragas’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.4 is more than Vladimir’s KDA ratio of 2.1, highlighting that Gragas may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Vladimir.

Battle Stats


Gragas Stats
5.3 5.9
Vladimir Stats


Gragas Stats
5.5 5.8
Vladimir Stats


Gragas Stats
8.1 6.1
Vladimir Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Gragas Stats
2.6 2.8
Vladimir Stats

Damage Dealt

Gragas Stats
17307 21129
Vladimir Stats

Damage Taken

Gragas Stats
27839 26824
Vladimir Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Gragas Stats
5.2 5
Vladimir Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Gragas Stats
0.9 0.8
Vladimir Stats

Dragons Killed

Gragas Stats
2 1.9
Vladimir Stats

Barons Killed

Gragas Stats
0.4 0.4
Vladimir Stats

Gold Earned

Gragas Stats
9958 10771
Vladimir Stats

Minions Killed

Gragas Stats
68 159
Vladimir Stats

Gragas usually has a similar longest killing spree as his enemy does. On average, Gragas receives a similar amount of damage to Vladimir. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also hint that the champ with increased HP has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

In Gragas vs Vladimir matchups, Gragas typically racks up much less CS than Vladimir. Champs who on average do not earn many minion kills normally do not have to have much CS to be useful. They are able to scale well off of their abilities alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as carries, usually need a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, work to do better than the values presented here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 4006 Gragas vs Vladimir 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 Vladimir as Gragas 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.