Your ultimate deals significantly less damage to enemies with full health. Look to pick off weakened targets as they run away.
Deadly Flourish has incredible range. When approaching a fight be sure to look ahead for enemies that could be rooted.
You can still cast your spells while reloading. Use them to fill the down time.
Gnar's ultimate stuns if he hits you into a wall. Be careful when fighting him near one.
Gnar's animations and resource bar change as he gets closer to transforming.
Gnar can't gain Rage for 15 seconds after he turns from big to little. Use this chance to engage on his team.
The stats shown on this page underscore several influential Jhin vs. Gnar matchup statistics that may help you appreciate the distinctions between this pair of champs. Jhin’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Gnar’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Jhin may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Gnar..
Jhin usually has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his enemy does. On average, he takes less damage than Gnar. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also imply that the champ with increased health has less agility and thus is unable to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.
Both League of Legends champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Jhin usually wins when facing off against Gnar, with a 52.4% win rate. Therefore, Jhin makes a good counter to Gnar.
While Jhin does have a higher winrate compared to Gnar, when facing one another, Jhin also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less challenging character to pick up and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Jhin into Gnar.
Moreover, Jhin has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Gnar. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Jhin vs Gnar matchups, Jhin is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.
Jhin is an above average counter for Gnar. Make sure you focus your strategy on maximizing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Jhin against Gnar.
If you would like to truly master Jhin to counter Gnar during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats displayed above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Jhin on average racks up a similar amount of CS as Gnar. Champs 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 abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers shown here to do well.
The most important items to have in your Jhin versus Gnar build include Infinity Edge, Rapid Firecannon, and Stormrazor. When Jhin combined at least these three items in his build, he did much better when fighting Gnar than with many other typical builds. In fact, Jhin had an average win rate of 52.4% battling Gnar with this build.
To have the highest probability of beating Gnar as Jhin, you should equip the Fleet Footwork, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Coup de Grace, Celerity, and Gathering Storm runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players picked for Jhin vs Gnar clashes, this set of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 52.4% winrate overall.
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