Tremor Sense can warn you of enemies closing in, and is particularly useful when entering enemy territory.
Cast Burrow before travelling around the map to take advantage of the increased Move Speed and the safety provided by Tremor Sense.
Keeping tunnels spread out across the map will ensure you have choices when you want to cast Void Rush.
Body Slam is on a very low cooldown, making it difficult to pursue Gragas. Don't overextend yourself chasing him.
Gragas can knock everybody away with his ultimate. Be careful that you don't get knocked into him or, worse, an enemy tower.
The stat comparisons provided here emphasize several vital Rek'Sai against Gragas counter stats that can help you realize the differences and similarities between these two champions. For instance, Rek'Sai’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Gragas’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Rek'Sai may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Gragas. This observation is largely fueled by the difference in kills.
Rek'Sai typically has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his enemy does. Commonly, he takes a similar amount of damage to Gragas. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the champ with increased HP has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further damage when engaged or poked.
Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Rek'Sai usually wins when trying to fight Gragas, with a 51.7% win rate. Thus, Rek'Sai makes a good counter for Gragas.
While Rek'Sai does have a higher winrate than Gragas, when facing one another, Rek'Sai also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less time consuming character to learn. You still need to be cautious when picking Rek'Sai into Gragas.
Additionally, Rek'Sai also has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Gragas. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Rek'Sai vs Gragas matchups, Rek'Sai is the better champion with a higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.
Rek'Sai is a decent counter for Gragas. Focus your actions on keeping up your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Rek'Sai against Gragas.
If you would like to truly master Rek'Sai in order to counter Gragas during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions shown here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Rek'Sai usually gets a lot less CS relative to Gragas. Champs who typically don't acquire much CS often don't require much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers displayed here to do well.
The top items to use in your Rek'Sai versus Gragas build include Prowler's Claw, Guardian Angel, and Edge of Night. When Rek'Sai incorporated at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better when fighting Gragas than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Rek'Sai had an average winrate of 51.7% battling Gragas with this counter build.
To have the best likelihood of coming out on top against Gragas as Rek'Sai, you should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune builds players chose for Rek'Sai vs Gragas counters, this composite of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 51.7% winrate overall.
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