Because of Gangplank's K/D/A and utility, he has a fairly average overall win rate. He does very well in the mid game, with a winrate of 49.849999999999994% in that phase. Unfortunately, he does poorest in the late game, where Gangplank's win rate is 47.5%., The difference between his best and worst game phases is only 2.3%. This small difference indicates that his relative power is stable during an entire round.
Gangplank has been used somewhat often in the latest ranked League games. In the current meta, his popularity is 5.9%. Hardly anyone sees him as a threat. He has only been banned in about 3.2% of LoL games.
Gangplank is played mostly in the top position. This happens in 77,6% of his matches. Yet, top Gangplank has the highest win rate (50,8%) of all positions but is less popular of a position (played 21,3% of the time). At this time, Gangplank's meta game is focused on dealing damage. In particular, his build should mostly be centered around physical damage. Moreover, he is a decent tank champ. Supporting others and crowd control are the least significant part of Gangplank’s build.
You should expect to have to to spend a significant amount of time practicing and learning to pick up Gangplank. Most League players think he is a difficult champion to master. Gangplank primarily deals physical damage (67% of his total damage). He doesn't deal much of other damage types and should not be considered a hybrid damage dealer..
Gangplank deals tons of damage over the course of a typical round (24.786 damage). You should focus on developing him as a damage dealing champion to crush your foes.
He is a powerful damage dealer in the game with 6.4 kills on average each round. That is one of the highest kill rates among all tops. Moreover, he has a fairly above average death rate with an average of 6.4 deaths per LoL game. Furthermore, Gangplank's KDA is typically low with an average KDA ratio of 1.9 as well as 6 assists per round.
The best Gangplank players know who their champion is, and they adapt their gameplay around their champion's playstyle. Gangplank is great at many things, but not everything. By focusing more on accentuating your strengths than filling in your weaknesses, you are more likely to win your next game of League of Legends.
Furthermore, you should know when your champion spikes in power in order to be prepared and take advantage of your powerful position while it lasts. Not all LoL champions are strong throughout the entire game length. Some grow in power while others fade. Some start strong and fall off completely in the late game. Gangplank is best in the mid game.
Pay attention to the stats comparison shown above, which compares Gangplank against all other champions. You can see their strengths and weaknesses relative to others of the same champion type. You can either try to overcome some of the weaknesses, or you can work to strengthen their talents.
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