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 terribly 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 makes it clear that his power is stable during the entire round.
Gangplank has been picked somewhat often in the latest ranked League of Legends rounds. In the current meta, his popularity is 5.9%. He is sometimes banned during champion select. Obviously, some players see him as a substantial threat. In the latest ranked games, Gangplank was banned 3.2% of the time.
Gangplank is most commonly played in the top position. This occurs in 77,6% of his rounds. 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 centered around dealing damage. Specifically, his kit should primarily be centered around physical damage. Additionally, he is a pretty good tank champ. Supporting others and crowd control are the least critical part of Gangplank’s build.
If you are not familiar with his skills and tactics, you probably will find it difficult trying him out for the first time. Many competitors believe him to be a tough champ to get good at. Gangplank mostly does 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 a great deal of damage in a regular ranked game (24 786 damage). You should focus on building him as a damage dealing champ to crush your foes.
He is a powerful damage dealer in the game with 6.4 kills on average each game. That is one of the highest kill counts amongst all tops. Moreover, he has a fairly above average death rate with an average of 6.4 deaths per League of Legends game. Additionally, Gangplank has a low KDA ratio (1.9) with 6 assists.
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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