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Cho'Gath Build Guide by BaLoRi

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Full Magic Penetration Build By Top 1 Chogath in the world

By BaLoRi | Updated on November 19, 2019
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Runes:

Sorcery
Arcane Comet
Nimbus Cloak
Absolute Focus
Scorch

Domination
Cheap Shot
Ravenous Hunter
Bonus:

+9 Adaptive (5.4 AD or 9 AP)
+10 Adaptive (6 AD or 10 AP)
+15-90 HP (lvls 1-18)

Spells:

LoL Summoner Spell: Flash

Flash

LoL Summoner Spell: Ignite

Ignite

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Top Lane
Ranked #38 in
Top Lane
Win 51%
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About Me

Hello everyone,





My nickname is BaLoRi, I am an Educational Content-Build Creator that I got 1 goal every single time. To create the MOST POWERFUL builds for each champion, that will give you the FREE ELO that you really want and rank up with your own skills in any DIVISION you want.
I reached as the Top 1 Cho'Gath in the world for 3 different seasons and in this guide you will learn my build what made me reach to the Elo i am right now easily!
With this build you will have around 80% Win ratio at Bronze-Gold Elo, 70% Win Ratio At Platinum Elo and 60-61% At Diamond-Challenger Elo!

Feel free to join me in our youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/lolbalori for more BUILDS and GUIDES and join our Discord server for real time build creation: https://discord.gg/RazhNDW and reach any ELO you want!
Chogath with this build is easy, the only thing you need to do is to FOCUS on your farm, and care for Ganks.


Nothing will stop you, nothing will win against you, the only thing they will ever feel is FEAR from your insane damage!

Pleased with the content? Feel Free to make any donations here

Hope to enjoy your Elo Boost!
Best regards.
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An introduction to Full Magic Penetration Build

With this build Cho'Gath become a really strong late game Assassin/Mage/Tank Champion. You will be able to deal 1200-1400 PURE Damage To any Champion with your Rupture and Around 1000 PURE Damage with your Feral Scream to Any Champion, your Basic attacks plus your Vorpal Spikes will do around 400 PURE Damage with Each hit to Any Champion plus the effect from Liandry's Torment and final your ULTI will do 1300 PURE Damage.

So you will have Insane damage but is it just this? No, it isnt. You wont just have Damage to call yourself an Assassin. You will have 5000-6000 HP At level 18, slow effects with each skills-Hits to add up to your ALREADY insane CC! Pure Damage-Stun-Slow-Silence the combination to carry yourself to the Challenger Elo with Ease.
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Secret Behind Runes

With this build we focus on doing PURE DAMAGE with each skill not only with our ulti.

The ultimate rune page is here,


ARCANE COMET
LOW CD ONLY 8 SEC (AT LEVEL 18) MATCH
PERFECTLY OUR Q CD AND DOING
100 EXTRA DAMAGE PLUS 20% AP!
ALSO WE CAN ACTIVATE BY JUST THROWING OUR Q NO
NEED TO FINISH THE FULL COMBO (LIKE THUNDERLORD'S)
SO WE POKE THEM WITH JUST Q^

NIMBUS CLOAK
Extra movement speed bonus after using your ultimate, just perfect for you!

ABSOLUTE FOCUS
WHILE ABOVE 70% HEALTH,
GAIN UP TO +40 AP (BASED
ON LEVEL)
SO, PERFECTLY MATCH OUR RANGE POKE STYLE! OUR FIRST COMBO WILL BE WITH FULL DAMAGE

SCORCH
YOUR NEXT ABILITY WILL
SETS YOUR ENEMY ON FIRE
DEALING 10-40 DMG
(BASED ON LEVEL)
CD: 20 SEC
HOW AWESOME IS THAT? WORKS PERFECTY WITH Liandry's Torment

CHEAP SHOT
DAMAGING CHAMPIONS
WITH CC DEALS 12-30
BONUS TRUE DAMAGE(!)
CD: 4S.
COMBINE IT WITH EVERYTHING ELSE AND FEEL SORRY FOR THEM

RAVENOUS HUNTER
HEAL FOR A PERCENTAGE OF
THE DAMAGE DEALT BY
YOUR ABILITIES
HEALING: 2.5% + 2.5% FOR
EACH UNIQUE CHAMPION kill
(STACK) SO TOTAL: 15%
SPELL VAMP(!).
THANKS RIOT for that, SORRY TO
EVERYONE ELSE :D

Enjoy your free Elo my friends!
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Secret Behind Items

Lets start with the Items and our Items Strategy. I come up with this build after hundreds of different combinations, to create this final build that cant lose vs ANYTHING and ANYONE!

You will always start with Dark Seal and Refillable Potion its the most important item for our Build! Cause you will have an insanely big sustain and damage from the early stages of the game. Plus the AP Stacks from KILLS/ASSIST that you will take.

At your first back you will focus to have 800-1235 Gold, and you will buy 2 more Doran's Ring plus either Boots of Speed or Amplifying Tome to add more Damage.
The 2 doran's rings + 1 Dark Seal start will give you the following stats:
45 AP (Plus 3+AP per kill), 120 HP, 100 MANA, 25 extra healing from pots, mana regen and all that with just 800 gold (plus the Dark Seal from lvl 1) this kind of stats will totally replace the need for extra mana item and will give you DAMAGE + SUSTAIN something you cant find NO MATTER what you buy with this amount of gold (800). This is one of the MOST IMPORTANT things you need to follow to be sure you will totally dominate your lane phase no matter who is your enemy!!

The next time you will go back you will buy Hextech Revolver this will add you INSANE burst damage so early in game together with your 2 Doran's Ring 1 Dark Seal you will have Damage-Unlimited Mana-Health, everything that Cho'Gath Need to dominate any lane vs any match up possible.

Then you will go for Luden's Echo and then you will create the Hextech Protobelt-01.

The Luden's Echo will give you even more burst damage and it will activate the Arcane Comet when you doing Q-W at your target, together with just one Hit that will activate the Hextech Revolver you will do around 1500 Damage without even use your Ulti, the MID LANER and ADC will just die from Q-W, the tanky champions will die after your ulti.
The Hextech Protobelt-01 will give you extra mobility, think of it as your second and STRONGEST Flash, this item will do around 400 Damage with our build, add this to the damage above and you will see the damage to be unreal from this early.

Then you will create Liandry's Torment, it will give you 10% BONUS DAMAGE while in combat at this point you doing PURE Damage to all NO-Tank Champions, and by using skills or Hits you doing 4% HP Damage from the Liandry's Torment

After that you will create Void Staff, by doing this you will finish your Full Magic penetration build, you will have 18 flat and 40% Magic Penetration plus 10% DAMAGE Bonus, no matter what the target is all of your skills and item effects will do PURE or even BONUS damage at really squishy targets, the damage output will be INSANE even without our last item!

As final item you can choose from the Following 2:
Warmog's Armor One of the strongest items for sustain, super useful for us! And our best choice, now we have a combination of ULTIMATE DAMAGE and ULTIMATE Sustain!
Rabadon's Deathcap if your enemy team has full Carries and only 1 or No Tank at all.


    So your FULL BUILD will look like this:
Hextech Protobelt-01 Luden's Echo Liandry's Torment Void Staff Warmog's Armor Sorcerer's Shoes plus Elixir of Sorcery
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My Strategy To Follow

Lets talk about the strategy here. To play with Cho'Gath inst only use his PURE Strength as your weapon, like any other WARS, at league you need to use your HEAD as well to win the game.
So lets talk about what you need to focus.

Creeps: The most important thing is to focus on your farm, you need to farm fast and if you can kill all the creeps without missing even one. This way you will take the lead from your enemy champion, dont be afraid to use your skills for last hits even at the 1 level.

Stay Alive: To not to die at lane and not have any kills is more worth than to be 3-3 or 4-4 with your enemy Lane champion.
Your build focusing to be the strongest at the MID-Late game, doesn't matter if you cant kill now, focus on farm and you will be able to show your true Strength at the right time of the game.

Hide & Seek Strategy: You will always max your Q, even if you can't hit your enemy you will still max this skill. Rapture is the strongest skill of Cho'Gath even stronger than your ulti.
To make it Easier to hit my enemies, i come up with the Rengar style trick, its simple. just hid at the Bushes and make use of the FOG OF WAR, this way your enemy champion wont hear the Q sound or see your Animation Cast, with just this its almost certain that you will hit him and then kill him with your Combo.

Even if you wont kill your enemy, he will start losing focus from this strategy.
They wont be able to go close to cs, and lose EXP-FARM so after doing this a couple of times the game is yours.
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Reason Behind My Spells

Lots of my Subs and followers from YouTube and social asking me "Why are you not playing with teleport TOP?"
and the answer is simple and i will give it to all of you as well.

Im playing always with Flash and Ignite Top, for the following reason, Teleport is a skill for any of players don't have enough confident in theirselves that they can DESTROY the enemy TOP laner.
Its as simple as that, Teleport can be used to Come back after a fast back or go to other lane and "Help" your team.
The reason all playing with Teleport is cause they want to find the "easy" answer behind the top lane "go help others and exp there", i cant judge them really, but if you really want to say yourself that you actually won the TOP Lane then you need to do it SOLO.

Destroy your enemy not only by killing him but also by making him build TOO MUCH MR that he don't need.
All my tanky enemies building full MR Items, cant do anything else cause if they wont they will just die from me over and over again.
But by forcing them doing that the BEST WAY to counter them its to simple change lane, send your ADC TOP with your Support and go BOT 1vs2, after destroying TOP its the time to destroy BOT as well.

Doing something as simple as that you can change the ENTIRE balance of the game. The Full MR Tank top wont stand a chance vs the ADC and SUPPORT and their ADC and SUPPORT wont stand a chance vs the FULL Magic Pen You.
I did this countless of times and always winning the game at the end.

TIP: Lots of you will think "but when my team need me i can teleport there", NO. You dont need to teleport there. You can be there by foot, or if you cant be there continue with the OBJECTIVES, push your lane destroy towers take Dragons with your jungler etc.
Almost every rush TP to help BOT or MID Lane end up by being all DEAD together with you.
Cause when you TP, you suddenly change the entire MAP Phase, you going somewhere where you will be 100% seen and try to either Dodge your skills or Kill you first.
So go by foot, and go from behind them by using the FOR OF WAR.

This is the entire strategy behind what i am always doing.
If you see my videos you will see that im right at what im saying above.
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Different Match ups vs My Chogath's Build

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Season 10 Cho'Gath

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Chogath vs Garen

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Cho'Gath vs Zed MID

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Cho'Gath vs Kled

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Cho'Gath vs Camille

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Cho'Gath vs Mordekaiser

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Cho'Gath vs Tryndamere

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Cho'Gath vs Talon TOP

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Cho'Gath vs Vayne

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Cho'Gath vs Lissandra

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Cho'Gath vs Kayle

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Cho'Gath vs jayce

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Cho'Gath vs Jax

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Cho'Gath vs Riven

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Cho'Gath vs Urgot

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God'Gath vs Nasus

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Cho'Gath vs Rakan

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Cho'Gath vs Diana

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Cho'Gath vs Irelia

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Chogath vs Maokai

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Cho'Gath vs Yorick

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Cho'Gath BOT LANE

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Cho'Gath vs Zillean

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Cho'Gath vs Lulu

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Cho'Gath vs Viktor

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Cho'Gath vs Ahri

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Cho'Gath vs Kennen

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Cho'gath vs Karthus

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Cho'Gath vs Darius

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Cho'Gath vs Poppy

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Chogath vs Gnar

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Cho'Gath vs Mundo

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One Shot Montages

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Cho'Gath vs Malphite

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Cho'Gath Vs Pantheon

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Cho'Gath vs Yasuo

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Cho'Gath vs Yasuo

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