Ryze vs Cho'Gath Counter Build

How to Win Ryze vs Cho'Gath Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Cho'Gath as Ryze in LoL

How to Beat Cho'Gath as Ryze

5,605 Ryze vs Cho'Gath Matchups Analyzed

Win Rate


First Blood


Best Ryze Items to Counter Cho'Gath

The top items to use in your Ryze versus Cho'Gath build consist of Seraph's Embrace, Cosmic Drive, and Everfrost. When Ryze incorporated at least these three items in his build, he performed much better vs. Cho'Gath than with most other common builds.


5.6 | Ryze Cho'Gath | 5.5


5.9 | Ryze Cho'Gath | 5.3


6.6 | Ryze Cho'Gath | 6.5

Best Ryze Runes to Counter Cho'Gath

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Scorch Rune Scorch
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
To have the highest probability of crushing Cho'Gath as Ryze, you should use the Phase Rush, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Ravenous Hunter, and Taste of Blood runes. Of all the rune sets we have analyed for Ryze vs Cho'Gath clashes, this set of runes yielded the best win rate. We have also included the top Cho'Gath runes to counterpick against Ryze in order to help you grasp how he will probably be setup to try to beat you.

Runes Cho'Gath Will Likely Use to Counter Ryze

Arcane Comet Rune Arcane Comet
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Scorch Rune Scorch
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter

Ryze vs Cho'Gath Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here clarify several valuable Ryze versus Cho'Gath counter statistics that may help you realize the differences and similarities between this pair of champions. Ryze’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is close to Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio of 2.3, indicating that Ryze may be just as central to his team's team fighting capacity than Cho'Gath.

Ryze normally has a similar longest killing spree as his enemy does. On average, Ryze takes less damage than Cho'Gath. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.

Ryze typically racks up a few more minion kills than Cho'Gath. Champs who on average do not amass a lot of minion kills typically do not need much CS to be effective. Instead, they are capable of scaling well off of their skills and stats alone. Yet, champs with scores of minion kills, such as carries, typically require a lot of items to be useful. In either case, work to outperform the averages presented here to do well.

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Killing Spree

2.6 | Ryze Cho'Gath | 2.8

Damage Dealt

20,531 | Ryze Cho'Gath | 15,659

Damage Taken

21,089 | Ryze Cho'Gath | 30,955

Gold Earned

11,221 | Ryze Cho'Gath | 10,350

Minions Killed

166 | Ryze Cho'Gath | 126


5.3 | Ryze Cho'Gath | 5.4

Dragons Killed

1.9 | Ryze Cho'Gath | 2.1

Barons Killed

0.4 | Ryze Cho'Gath | 0.5


0.9 | Ryze Cho'Gath | 0.9

Ryze vs Cho'Gath Matchup Summary

We produce our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated League of Legends games that we evaluate every week. This Ryze vs Cho'Gath matchup guide resulted from an evaluation of 5,605 ranked rounds where both champs engaged each other.

This particular champion matchup is relatively common. Ryze has to counter Cho'Gath in 10.2% of his matches. Unfortunitally, Ryze does a terrible job of beating Cho'Gath. Normally, he wins a lowly 46.0% of the time the champions battle one another in. In Ryze versus Cho'Gath games, Ryze’s team is 0.0% more likely to get first blood, implying that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Cho'Gath.

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 5,605 Ryze 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 Ryze 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.