How to Synergize Blitzcrank with Gragas on the Same Team Blitzcrank is in the a tier of champions

Blitzcrank with Gragas

How to Win With Blitzcrank and Gragas Paired Together Gragas is in the b tier of champions
Tank Fighter
Fighter Mage

How to Synergize Blitzcrank and Gragas

based on 736 Blitzcrank with Gragas pairs
Win Rate
46.3 %
K/D/A
2.44
Pick Rate
1.4 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

We download the results of from millions of LoL matches straight from Riot Games each and every week. Blitzcrank has gone into battle with Gragas in 736 recently played, ranked games. By amassing so much relevant data straight from the developers of League of Legends, we are completely sure that we can present to you robust, accurate builds to help Blitzcrank play with Gragas. It is very rare for Blitzcrank to play with Gragas on the same side. This has only occurred in approximately 1.4% of rounds with Blitzcrank.

Blitzcrank Gragas Synergy Summary

Unfortunately, Blitzcrank has done a terrible job of teaming up with Gragas. Typically, he wins a poor 46.3% of games the champions try and work together in. If you want to win more matches as Blitzcrank when fighting on the same team as Gragas by learning how to better synergize your strategy with him, then check out the full build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Blitzcrank Gragas Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionRelic Shield

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsMobility Boots

Core Blitzcrank Items

~22 Mins
Locket of the Iron SolariZeke's ConvergenceBulwark of the Mountain

Optional Items

Frozen HeartPauldrons of Whiterock

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Blitzcrank to level up q
>
Second ability for Blitzcrank to level up e
>
Last skill for Blitzcrank to max out w

Runes

Inspiration Glacial Augment Hextech FlashtraptionBiscuit DeliveryCosmic Insight
Resolve Bone PlatingUnflinching
CDRScaling Armor Armor
Blitzcrank's passive ability p
Blitzcrank q ability q
Blitzcrank w ability w
Blitzcrank e ability e
Blitzcrank's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Synergizing Blitzcrank and Gragas

Tips for Playing as Blitzcrank with Gragas

The 1-2-3 combo of Rocket Grab, Power Fist, and Static Field can devastate an individual opponent.

Using Blitzcrank's grab to pull an enemy into your tower range followed by a Power Fist will allow the tower to get several hits on them.

Advice to Understand How Gragas Will Play

Try to knock enemies back into your towers with Explosive Cask.

Try to combo Body Slam with Explosive Cask to set up kills for your team.

The damage reduction from Drunken Rage is applied when you start drinking, try to use it when you see damage coming your way.

Blitzcrank Gragas Synergy Stats

Blitzcrank Image
Win Rate
46.3 %
VS
Win Rate
53.7 %
Gragas Image
2.1
< Kills >
2.2
6.1
< Deaths >
6.2
12.8
< Assists >
12.9
0.39
< Killing Sprees >
0.39
34
< Minions Killed >
34
0.04
< Dragons Killed >
0.04
0.37
< Inhibitors >
0.4
2,413
< Physical Damage >
2,445
5,607
< Magic Damage >
5,692
866
< True Damage >
815
8,887
< Damage Dealt >
8,953
20,867
< Damage Taken >
21,516
7,723
< Gold Earned >
7,864
1.29
< Towers >
1.33
0
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
1,715
< Total Healing >
1,758
10,004
< Experience >
10,306
47
< Vision Score >
46
22
< Wards Placed >
21
222
< Time Dealing CC >
223

How to Play with Gragas as Blitzcrank in LoL

The Blitzcrank Gragas synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Gragas, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.

Overall, Blitzcrank sees a very large drop in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Gragas. His KDA worsened from NaN to NaN. This drop shows that Gragas helps Blitzcrank perform worse in competitive LoL matches. Yet, the small difference indicates that this performance change is not very impactful.

When Blitzcrank is an ally to Gragas, he sees a little drop in his full damage dealt. This may signal that Gragas doesn't help cover for him to deal more damage or that his presence on the team also helps increase the round's duration. Similarly, when Blitzcrank is played alongside Gragas on the same team, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees than when he plays on his own. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing synergisticly with Gragas.

Additionally, when Blitzcrank plays with Gragas on the same team, he on average receives a little less damage than when he fights alone. Getting dealt not as much damage may indicate that Gragas does a decent job of protecting Blitzcrank during teamfights.

Synergies between Blitzcrank and Gragas

Damage Types Compared

Blitzcrank with Gragas
Blitzcrank
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Blitzcrank
Gragas
Synergy

Is Blitzcrank better when played alongside Gragas?

There is no perfect champion pairing for Blitzcrank that will no matter what be his top synergy. However, Gragas is a very bad teammate for Blitzcrank. By playing on the same team as Blitzcrank, he drops their win rate by -3.4% to 46.3%. This signals that there is an easy to overcome and exploit strategic relationship between Blitzcrank and Gragas that allows them to perform worse together than without each other.

Gragas has a greater difficulty than Blitzcrank. That means Blitzcrank players should be very careful when arranging Gragas allies to play with, as they will need a greater level of skill to play well with you.

Working on the same side, you will likely observe an overall large increase in your team’s ability to soak up damage. When paired, these two might be able to provide enough cover for their team's carries.

Conversely, by aligning Blitzcrank and Gragas together, you probably will not be giving your side enough sustained damage output. Make sure to have other champs on your team that nullifies this relative gap in this pairing's kit.

Regardless of your Gragas ally's ability, you need to focus on maximizing your income, warding to avoid ambushes, and clearing objectives. If you do this, you will do well anyway.

Additional Information for Blitzcrank Players

How We Calculated Our Blitzcrank Gragas Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Blitzcrank and Gragas, we analyzed 736 ranked and recent League of Legends matches. We perform advanced data cleaning and statistical methods to guarantee that our team synergy stats are accurate and reliable. You can be confident that our recommended build to pair Blitzcrank with Gragas comes from actual 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 your division's most relevant stats and build.

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Further Insights to Win with this Champion Pairing

To truly master Blitzcrank to work well with Gragas during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends rounds, you should continue reading to master some more tricks and insights into this champion pairing. If you pay attention to the build and tips shown here, you will grow your win rate significantly.

The most important finished items to use in your Blitzcrank and Gragas synergy build consist of Locket of the Iron Solari, Zeke's Convergence, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Blitzcrank used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better when fighting alongside Gragas than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Blitzcrank boasted an average win rate of 46.3% when synergizing his build and playstyle to Gragas with these items in his kit.

To have the best likelihood of beating your oponents, you should take the Glacial Augment, Hextech Flashtraption, Biscuit Delivery, Cosmic Insight, Bone Plating, and Unflinching runes from the Inspiration and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players chose for this team composition, this combination of runes yielded the top win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 46.3% winrate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to team up Gragas with Blitzcrank are given for all ranked divisions combined. If you would like to filter the statistics and builds to a distinct skill level, you should use the selection menu at the top of this page.