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LoL Champion Build Guides: Kog'Maw

Kog'Maw The Mouth of the Abyss

Find the best Kog'Maw build guides for League of Legends S11 Patch 11.20. The MOBAFire community works hard to keep their LoL builds and guides updated, and will help you craft the best Kog'Maw build for the S11 meta. Learn more about Kog'Maw's abilities, skins, or even ask your own questions to the community!

Season 11 Guides // Patch 11.20 & Patch 11.19
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559
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LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide

[S11] WormMaW's Guide for AP Kogmaw

Guide by AP WormMaW Mid updated October 7, 2021
  • In-depth
9.8
56
Votes
5
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide

Raen's Kog'Maw Tips & Build (✧‿✧)

Guide by Raen updated October 6, 2021
9.3
17
Votes
0
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide

AP Kog'Maw - (Criticism Appreciated)

Guide by Cessless updated October 15, 2021
  • In-depth
  • Off-Meta
9.2
30
Votes
3
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide

Tank'Maw , the tank adc!

Guide by SaltCat updated October 9, 2021
  • Off-Meta
Season 11 Builds // Patch 11.20 & Patch 11.19
New Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide

HIDDEN OP BUILD! 11.20 KOG'MAW MID

Build by lyu narros updated October 12, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide

[11.19] Basic Kog'Maw guide (items and runes)

Build by Kong Jones updated October 3, 2021
New Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide

tankmaw

Build by Guest updated October 10, 2021
  • Off-Meta
New Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide

Kog'maw build lilianno69 S11 ON-HIT

Build by Guest updated October 8, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide

Kog`Maw

Build by AlastoRDemoN updated September 22, 2021
Season 11 Guides // Other Patches
10
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6
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide

[11.12] THE ULTIMATE S11 Grandmaster Kog'Maw Guide!

Guide by DoublefeedOP updated June 22, 2021
  • In-depth
9.2
310
Votes
34
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide

Diamond AP Kog'maw - Acid Reign

Guide by Aqua Dragon updated August 26, 2021
  • In-depth
  • Off-Meta
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide

Kog'Maw ADC Guide Season 11 v11.15

Guide by banewastaken updated July 27, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide

Nixxen's 1v9 Kog'maw guide

Guide by Nixxen47 updated September 5, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide

Kogmaw go brr

Guide by JackalopeRuru updated January 27, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide

kog'maw en: las babas de la jungla

Guide by tusupervieja45 updated May 18, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide

[Season 11 Ready] Hypercarry Rank 1 Kog'Maw guide [IN-DEPTH]

Guide by LouisGeert updated December 31, 2020
Season 11 Builds // Other Patches
8.8
10
Votes
0
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide

TANK KOG

Build by Guest updated May 21, 2021
8.1
6
Votes
0
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide

AP Kogmaw Season 11, from a ****ty sliver

Build by spinke_R updated June 22, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide

AP SUPPORT KOG

Build by Guest updated January 11, 2021
  • Off-Meta
7.3
6
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1
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide
LoL Champion Kog'Maw Build Guide

KogMaw carry (op lifesteal and shields)

Build by Kolejosz updated November 12, 2020
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Kog'Maw Build & Runes

If you're looking for the best rune build for Kog'Maw we've got you covered. Below you can find the best items and runes to build for Kog'Maw, as determined by LeagueSpy's calculations of thousands of Plat+ League of Legends games. If you are already familiar with how to play Kog'Maw this is a great resource to quickly get a good rune selection for Patch 11.20. However, if you are a new Kog'Maw player we highly recommend reading through some of the guides above to learn why this build is strong on Kog'Maw!

Patch 11.20: 300745 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Kog'Maw's Top Items

Kog'Maw's Runes

Kog'Maw's Best Runes 52%

Win Rate 1504 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Lethal Tempo
Lethal Tempo
LoL Rune: Presence of Mind
Presence of Mind
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Coup de Grace
Coup de Grace

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Ravenous Hunter
Ravenous Hunter
LoL Rune: Taste of Blood
Taste of Blood

Second Best

Kog'Maw's 2nd Best Runes 61%

Win Rate 59 Games

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Lethal Tempo
Lethal Tempo
LoL Rune: Triumph
Triumph
LoL Rune: Legend: Bloodline
Legend: Bloodline
LoL Rune: Coup de Grace
Coup de Grace

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Ravenous Hunter
Ravenous Hunter
LoL Rune: Taste of Blood
Taste of Blood

Third Best

Kog'Maw's 3rd Best Runes 55%

Win Rate 492 Games

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Lethal Tempo
Lethal Tempo
LoL Rune: Triumph
Triumph
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Coup de Grace
Coup de Grace

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Ravenous Hunter
Ravenous Hunter
LoL Rune: Taste of Blood
Taste of Blood
More Kog'Maw Runes

Kog'Maw's Summoner Spells

Kog'Maw's Best Summoner Spells 51%

Win Rate 3692 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Kog'Maw's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 54%

Win Rate 858 Games

Exhaust Flash

Third Best

Kog'Maw's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 58%

Win Rate 236 Games

Flash Barrier

Kog'Maw's Starters

Kog'Maw's Best Starter Items 41%

Win Rate 93 Games

Trinket

Kog'Maw's Best Trinket 54%

Win Rate 2686 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Kog'Maw's 2nd Best Trinket 50%

Win Rate 2453 Games

Stealth Ward

Third Best

Kog'Maw's 3rd Best Trinket 53%

Win Rate 128 Games

Oracle Lens
Don’t forget
to Buy Wards

Kog'Maw's Ability Order

Kog'Maw's Best Ability Order 0%

Win Rate 2 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
! Small Sample Size Warning * There is either not a lot of games played on this champion or the builds vary greatly, we have provided the top build but it does not have a high confidence rating so use your own discretion.

Top Kog'Maw Players

Get match statisctics & builds Top Kog'Maw Players are using on LeagueSpy!

Patch 11.20: 300779 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Kog'Maw's Top Items

Kog'Maw's Runes

Kog'Maw's Best Runes 66%

Win Rate 58 Games

  • 1
  • 2
Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Arcane Comet
Arcane Comet
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band
LoL Rune: Transcendence
Transcendence
LoL Rune: Gathering Storm
Gathering Storm

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Presence of Mind
Presence of Mind
LoL Rune: Coup de Grace
Coup de Grace

Second Best

Kog'Maw's 2nd Best Runes 42%

Win Rate 65 Games

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Lethal Tempo
Lethal Tempo
LoL Rune: Presence of Mind
Presence of Mind
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Coup de Grace
Coup de Grace

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Ravenous Hunter
Ravenous Hunter
LoL Rune: Taste of Blood
Taste of Blood

Third Best

Kog'Maw's 3rd Best Runes 0%

Win Rate Games

LoL Path:

LoL Path:
More Kog'Maw Runes

Kog'Maw's Summoner Spells

Kog'Maw's Best Summoner Spells 59%

Win Rate 56 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Kog'Maw's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 52%

Win Rate 332 Games

Flash Teleport

Third Best

Kog'Maw's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 54%

Win Rate 142 Games

Exhaust Flash

Kog'Maw's Starters

Kog'Maw's Best Starter Items 52%

Win Rate 124 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Trinket

Kog'Maw's Best Trinket 53%

Win Rate 468 Games

  • 1
  • 2

Second Best

Kog'Maw's 2nd Best Trinket 49%

Win Rate 456 Games

Farsight Alteration
Don’t forget
to Buy Wards

Kog'Maw's Ability Order

Kog'Maw's Best Ability Order 47%

Win Rate 15 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
! Small Sample Size Warning * There is either not a lot of games played on this champion or the builds vary greatly, we have provided the top build but it does not have a high confidence rating so use your own discretion.

Top Kog'Maw Players

Get match statisctics & builds Top Kog'Maw Players are using on LeagueSpy!

Kog'Maw Counters

Learn 's counters and discover matchups where they have an advantage! When you're starting a game of League of Legends you should always keep in mind if you'll be at an advantage or disadvantage against your opponent, so you can know whether to bully them or play safe. You can find detailed breakdowns of each matchup on CounterStats, and you can also check out some Kog'Maw guides to see how to build and play against other champions you may find yourself up against!


This counter data is for Kog'Maw ADC in Plat+ games. The percent shown is the enemy champion's counter rating against Kog'Maw. Counter rating is our own statistic that factors in counter kills, overall kills, early lead ratio, comeback ratio, and win percent to give the whole picture of that champion's effectiveness as a counter pick.

CR is Counter Rating, which is a combination of multiple counter factors. Counters shown are for Kog'Maw Kog'Maw ADC

Best Against Kog'Maw

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Worst Against Kog'Maw

Detailed counter statistics are still being gathered for this Champion

Kog'Maw Skins

Kog'Maw's Abilities

Kog'Maw's Icathian Surprise
Icathian Surprise Kog'Maw's Passive Kog'Maw's Passive
Self
Kog'Maw's Passive
Kog'Maw's Passive
Upon dying, Kog'Maw starts a chain reaction in his body which causes him to move faster and detonate after 4 seconds, dealing 100 + (25 x lvl) true damage to surrounding enemies.
Q
Kog'Maw's Caustic Spittle
Caustic Spittle Kog'Maw's Q Ability
1000
40
8
Active: Kog'Maw launches a corrosive projectile forward in a line, dealing 90 / 140 / 190 / 240 / 290 (+70% of ability power) magic damage and reducing the armor and magic resist of the first target hit by 25 / 27 / 29 / 31 / 33% for 4 seconds.

Passive: Grants 15 / 20 / 25 / 30 / 35% attack speed.
W
Kog'Maw's Bio-Arcane Barrage
Bio-Arcane Barrage Kog'Maw's W Ability
210
40
17
Active: Kog'Maw's attacks gain 130 / 150 / 170 / 190 / 210 range and deal 3 / 4 / 5 / 6 / 7% (+1% per 100 AP) of the target's maximum Health as additional magic damage (max 100 damage vs monsters). Lasts 8 seconds.
E
Kog'Maw's Void Ooze
Void Ooze Kog'Maw's E Ability
1000
60 / 70 / 80 / 90 / 100
12
Kog'Maw launches ooze which deals 75 / 120 / 165 / 210 / 255 (+70% of ability power) magic damage to enemies it passes through. Enemies hit are also slowed by 20 / 28 / 36 / 44 / 52% for 1 second.

Additionally, it leaves a trail which slows enemies by 20 / 28 / 36 / 44 / 52% for .25 seconds. This slow duration is refreshed if the enemies stay on the trail.
R
Kog'Maw's Living Artillery
Living Artillery Kog'Maw's Ultimate (R) Ability
1800
40
2 / 1.5 / 1 / 1 / 1
Kog'Maw fires a living artillery shell at a great distance. After a 0.6 second delay, the artillery falls dealing 100 / 140 / 180 (+35% of ability power) (+0.65 per bonus attack damage) magic damage and reveals targets for 2 seconds. Each subsequent Living Artillery in the next 8 seconds costs 40 additional mana (max 400).

Living Artillery deals deals 150% damage to enemies approching 40% health and 200% to enemies between below 25% health.

Kog'Maw's mana debuff duration now displays on R's border

Questions About Kog'Maw

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APC Kog'Maw

Is ap [[kog' maw]] at adc role good? Is it playable and worth?

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RUNES REFORGED!!!

Any rune recommendations for ADCs for this new season? Thanks in advance!

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Best Champion for 1350 IP?

So, I have been saving up my IP, but it is burning a hole in my pocket so, I wanted to know what's the best champion for 1350 IP. So far, I have Blitzcrank, Amumu, Soraka, Garen, and Annie. I have been trying to ADC with Ezrael and Kog'Maw but...

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Guinsoo's Rageblade on Kog'Maw?

The question is the title. I've been running [[Statikk Shiv]] [[Runaan's Hurricane]] [[Berserker's Greaves]] [[Blade of the ruined king]] [[Infinity Edge]] [[Rapid Firecannon]]/[[Mercurial Scimitar]]. [[Lord dominik's regards]] is situational (imo...

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AP Kog'maw in solo Q?

I'm wondering how good Ap Kog'maw is in silver solo Q?

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Trinity Force on Kog'Maw

What's up with the Tri Force Kog'Maws in the LCS. Can somebody explain what makes it better than PD or Shiv?

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Which ADC is the best in the game?

So my friend said that Vayne is the best ADC in the game, I look some forums up and saw that Ezreal is the best. I think its Quinn and Caitlyn. I want to see what you guys think.

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Why AD Kog'Maw and not AP?

Why Kog'maw is almost always played AD, and not AP?

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are there ranged attacks that are not affected by the wind wall and which a

I play kog'maw a lot recently (though i'm not too good) and jesterday i got killed quite often by yasuo... but when playing against him i think the wind wall couldn't block my living artillery, which would make sense as it strikes from above,...

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Can't decide which champion to buy/save IP for

Id like AD Carry Bot lane, but I'd like to try other lanes or just having a lot of fun with Blitzcrank or Vi. Which one do you recommend me to get? PS:The champions are in the Tags.

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Hybrid Kog'Maw?

So I have an idea for a potential hybrid Kog'Maw because I love his ability combos and making it rain on turret huggers. The items I tagged are a definite part of the build (boots may change) and the last item is I believe dependent on how the...

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Whose Hurricane? And what are we using it for?

Not being a hardcore AD carry player myself, I'm struggling with the introduction of [[Runaan's Hurricane]]. Are we using it? If so when are we using it? And what character can use it?

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Vayne, Kog'Maw, or Gangplank?

I am looking for a champion that is fun to play, and relatively has a high skill cap, because I like challenges. I normally play ap mid, but am looking for a good adc, vayne or kogmaw because they are the most fun adcs that i've played. I've...

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Kog' Maw Builds

Good item build for Kog' Maw in s3? (Mainly looking for experienced players to reply but if you wanna reply sure why not)

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