Gwen vs Kog'Maw Counter Build

How to Win Gwen vs Kog'Maw Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Kog'Maw as Gwen in LoL

How to Beat Kog'Maw as Gwen

2,934 Gwen vs Kog'Maw Matchups Analyzed

We summarize our counter stats from the millions of recently rated League matches that we analyze each and every week. This guide on how to beat Kog'Maw as Gwen came out of an analysis of 2934 ranked rounds where both champions fought one another. This particular champ matchup is somewhat rare. Gwen has to counter Kog'Maw in only 2.0% of her games.

Unfortunately, Gwen does a awful job of countering Kog'Maw. On average, she wins a lowly 45.1% of the time the champs clash against each other in. In Gwen vs Kog'Maw games, Gwen’s side is 0.0% more probable to obtain first blood. This implies that she most likely will get first blood versus Kog'Maw.

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Best Gwen Items to Counter Kog'Maw

The top items to prioritize in your Gwen versus Kog'Maw build include Riftmaker, Nashor's Tooth, and Cosmic Drive. When Gwen incorporated at least these three pieces in her build, she did significantly better against Kog'Maw than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Gwen boasted an average win rate of 63.9% battling Kog'Maw with these items in her kit.

Best Gwen Runes to Counter Kog'Maw

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth

To have the best likelihood of coming out on top against Kog'Maw as Gwen, you should use the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Bone Plating, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Gwen vs Kog'Maw battles, this order of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 50.6% winrate overall.

We have also shown the top Kog'Maw runes to fight Gwen to help you realize how he will likely be built versus your champ.


5.7 | Gwen Kog'Maw | 7.4


6.3 | Gwen Kog'Maw | 6.1


5 | Gwen Kog'Maw | 7

Gwen vs Kog'Maw Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page underscore some significant Gwen versus Kog'Maw matchup stats that can help us grasp the differences between the pair. Gwen’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.7 is less than Kog'Maw’s KDA ratio of 2.4, demonstrating that Gwen may be less central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Kog'Maw..

Gwen typically has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she receives more damage than Kog'Maw. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also illustrate that the champ with higher health has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.

In Gwen vs Kog'Maw matchups, Gwen usually racks up fewer minion kills than Kog'Maw. Champs who on average don't amass very much CS normally do not have to have much CS to be effective. Instead, they are able to scale easily off of their skills and stats alone. Although, champs with large numbers of minion kills, such as ADCs, typically need a lot of gold to be useful. In either case, try to outperform the averages presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.3 | Gwen Kog'Maw | 1.73

Largest Multi-Kill

1.41 | Gwen Kog'Maw | 1.63

Damage Dealt

17,679 | Gwen Kog'Maw | 21,588

Damage Taken

27,093 | Gwen Kog'Maw | 17,503

Healing Done

7,950 | Gwen Kog'Maw | 4,189

Vision Score

18 | Gwen Kog'Maw | 17

Gold Earned

11,027 | Gwen Kog'Maw | 11,646

Minions Killed

138 | Gwen Kog'Maw | 159

Dragons Killed

0.3 | Gwen Kog'Maw | 0.23

Barons Killed

0.08 | Gwen Kog'Maw | 0.07


2.23 | Gwen Kog'Maw | 2.37


0.51 | Gwen Kog'Maw | 0.53

CC Duration (sec)

112 | Gwen Kog'Maw | 220

Experience Earned

13,570 | Gwen Kog'Maw | 12,301

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 2,934 Gwen vs Kog'Maw 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 Kog'Maw as Gwen 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.