Click to open network menu
Join or Log In
Mobafire logo

Join the leading League of Legends community. Create and share Champion Guides and Builds.

Create an MFN Account


Not Updated For Current Season

This guide has not yet been updated for the current season. Please keep this in mind while reading. You can see the most recently updated guides on the browse guides page

Cho'Gath Build Guide by Kujuu

Machine Gun Cho'gath or How to Pin Down the Enemy

Machine Gun Cho'gath or How to Pin Down the Enemy

Updated on July 19, 2011
New Guide
Vote Vote
League of Legends Build Guide Author Kujuu Build Guide By Kujuu 3,606 Views 0 Comments
3,606 Views 0 Comments League of Legends Build Guide Author Kujuu Cho'Gath Build Guide By Kujuu Updated on July 19, 2011
Did this guide help you? If so please give them a vote or leave a comment. You can even win prizes by doing so!

You must be logged in to comment. Please login or register.

I liked this Guide
I didn't like this Guide
Commenting is required to vote!
Would you like to add a comment to your vote?

Your votes and comments encourage our guide authors to continue
creating helpful guides for the League of Legends community.


LoL Summoner Spell: Ghost


LoL Summoner Spell: Flash



Hey guys,

I'm fairly new to this game but I've been playing a lot with Cho'gath lately and I've been trying to figure out what's the best build I can get that works for my playstyle.

This build will only work if you dominate your lane, you need to be aggressive and take control of the enemies zone whilst being careful for ganks and potential enemy stun/kill combos. You also need to be very good at landing Rupture and Feral Scream on as much target as possible "ALL THE TIME" because this build has absolutely no CDR items (except Elixir of Brilliance if you have extra gold).

Any strong AD champion will work best as your partner here.

I don't know how to disable voting but I don't care all that much, if you don't like, don't comment and everyone will be happy :)

I hope you have fun with the build!
Back to Top


I went full Offense instead of Utility because I can land my Rupture/Feral Scream pretty much all the time so it maximizes the damage potential of auto-attacks with Vorpal Spikes enabled.
Back to Top


Typical Cho'gath item start:

Doran's Ring for the extra HP/AP that you will need to harass your enemy and take control of your lane and of their zone.

On the first buy, I try to get Boot of Speed AND Catalyst the Protector if I have enough gold. If you were forced to go b, simply buy the boots and health or mana crystal depending on what your current needs are.

Then finish building your Rod of Ages and either get your Sorcerer's Shoes or go directly to your Rabadon's Deathcap if you're confident on not getting chased down/ganked.

Here's the weird part that not a lot of people will like: Nashor's Tooth. I hear you screaming "NOOB! WHY!" and to that I say: After landing a succesful Rupture/Feral Scream combo on a single person or on a part of their team you would normally use Feast to get a kill. Then what? Cho'gath becomes a machine gun. Nashor's Tooth gives you a small deal of AP and a huge boost to your auto-attack speed. You'll find that team fights are more and more amusing as you send those spikes at an incredible rate. (@400AP, you can do 350 damage / second only by auto-attacking).

Finally, get your Banshee's Veil to avoid tricky 3+v1 situations and to get a nice headstart in teamfights.
Back to Top

Summoner Spells

I decided to go with Clarity because if you don't have any support, It's a must to avoid getting ganked, knowing the enemy's jungler position, have an early look at their items when the game starts, having a sight on Dragon/Baron if you don't have wards yet etc. etc.

Other valid Summoner Spells are:

Teleport (replace ghost by teleport in the masteries build also) to go help a teammate on a different lane or simply to go get a kill.

Ignite: Only good early game around level 6/7/8 where you can land a tower dive Feast/Ignite and fall back to avoid getting killed.

I'd say that's pretty much it.
Back to Top


Thanks for reading, I hope you enjoy! :3
Download the Porofessor App for Windows
League of Legends Build Guide Author Kujuu
Kujuu Cho'Gath Guide
Vote Vote
Machine Gun Cho'gath or How to Pin Down the Enemy

League of Legends Champions:

Teamfight Tactics Guide