Rammus vs Cho'Gath Counter Build

How to Beat Cho'Gath as Rammus


We get our matchup statistics from the millions of rated LoL matches that we evaluate each week. This Rammus versus Cho'Gath matchup guide resulted from an evaluation of 31,794 ranked games where both champs engaged each other.

This pairing is somewhat common. Rammus has to counter Cho'Gath in 49.3% of his matches. Unfortunitally, Rammus has done a below average job of countering Cho'Gath. Normally, he wins a lowly 48.0% of games the champs face off with one another in. In Rammus versus Cho'Gath rounds, Rammus’s team is 0.0% more likely to earn first blood. This indicates that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Cho'Gath.

Matchups Analyzed


Team First Blood


Win Rate


Best Rammus Items to Counter Cho'Gath

The most important items to focus on in your Rammus versus Cho'Gath build include Abyssal Mask, Dead Man's Plate, and Turbo Chemtank. When Rammus combined at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better against Cho'Gath than with most other typical builds.

Abyssal Mask Item Dead Man's Plate Item Turbo Chemtank Item

Best Rammus Runes to Counter Cho'Gath

To have the best probability of defeating Cho'Gath as Rammus, Rammus players should use the Aftershock, Demolish, Conditioning, Unflinching, Celerity, and Nimbus Cloak runes. Out of all the rune sets players picked for Rammus vs Cho'Gath clashes, this blending of runes yielded the greatest win rate. We have also displayed the best Cho'Gath runes to counterpick against Rammus in order to help you grasp how he will probably be played to try to beat your champ.

Best Rammus Runes

Aftershock Rune Aftershock
Demolish Rune Demolish
Conditioning Rune Conditioning
Unflinching Rune Unflinching
Celerity Rune Celerity
Nimbus Cloak Rune Nimbus Cloak

Best Cho'Gath Runes

Grasp of the Undying Rune Grasp of the Undying
Demolish Rune Demolish
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Triumph Rune Triumph


The following tables feature several valuable Rammus against Cho'Gath matchup stats that may help us grasp the distinctions between these two champs. For instance, Rammus’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.5 is similar to Cho'Gath’s ratio of 2.5, showing that Rammus may be just as central to his team's team fighting potential than Cho'Gath. This observation is largely caused by the differences in assists.

Battle Stats


Rammus Stats
4.4 6.3
Cho'Gath Stats


Rammus Stats
6.1 5.3
Cho'Gath Stats


Rammus Stats
10.9 6.9
Cho'Gath Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Rammus Stats
2 3.2
Cho'Gath Stats

Damage Dealt

Rammus Stats
13505 17812
Cho'Gath Stats

Damage Taken

Rammus Stats
29105 32245
Cho'Gath Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Rammus Stats
5.1 5.4
Cho'Gath Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Rammus Stats
0.8 0.9
Cho'Gath Stats

Dragons Killed

Rammus Stats
1.7 2.2
Cho'Gath Stats

Barons Killed

Rammus Stats
0.4 0.4
Cho'Gath Stats

Gold Earned

Rammus Stats
9842 10795
Cho'Gath Stats

Minions Killed

Rammus Stats
28 126
Cho'Gath Stats

Rammus usually has a significant smaller longest killing spree than his opponent does. Typically, Rammus takes less damage than Cho'Gath. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also illustrate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

Rammus commonly earns many fewer minion kills than Cho'Gath. Champions who on average don't amass a lot of minion kills usually don't require much CS to be effective. Instead, they are capable of scaling easily off of their abilities alone. However, champions with large numbers of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have a lot of items to be useful. In either case, try to beat the values shown here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 31794 Rammus vs Cho'Gath 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 Cho'Gath as Rammus 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.