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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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