Gnar
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Toughest Matchups:
Irelia
36.1%
Sylas
39.9%
Darius
42.8%
Aatrox
45.2%
Akali
45.3%
Ornn
47.4%
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Gnar's Statistics

Playing against Gnar

Key Insights
When Gnar reaches max Rage, he can cast any ability to transform earlier.
Q
's cooldown is reduced dramatically if Gnar catches the boomerang or picks up the boulder.
After transforming back to Mini Gnar, he's granted
W
's bonus movespeed and can't gain Rage for 15 seconds.
Gnar bounces a second time if
E
hits a unit. If at max Rage, he will transform into Mega Gnar and still bounce a second time.
Power Spike
Can create his own CC chain as Mega Gnar.
Excels at extended trades and teamfights.
At max rank,
R
has a cooldown of 30 seconds, letting him cast it at least once every transformation.
Synergizes well with
Trinity Force
,
Black Cleaver
,
Sterak's Gage
, and
Titanic Hydra
. Can opt for
Divine Sunderer
,
Goredrinker
, or
Stridebreaker
when needed.
Vulnerable
Forcing Gnar to transform before teamfights can hurt him and his team.
His laning strength is much weaker if he can't consistently catch or pick up
Q
.
E
has a longer cooldown of 22 seconds at rank 1. Once used, he can be punished.
Win Rate
50.0%
(-0.4%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
6.7%
(-1.1%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
5.4%
(-1.8%)
vs last patch
DMG/min
654
(-11)
vs last patch

Highest Win % Recommended Build

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Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Doran's Blade
Health Potion
Stealth Ward

Core Build Path: 53.88% Win Rate (889 Games)

Mercury's Treads
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Hearthbound Axe
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Ironspike Whip
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Kindlegem
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Stridebreaker
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Pickaxe
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Sterak's Gage

Core Final Build: 52.99% Win Rate (77 Games)

Mercury's Treads
Stridebreaker
Sterak's Gage
Thornmail
Force of Nature
Randuin's Omen

Runes: 54.94% Win Rate (617 Games)

Resolve
Grasp of the Undying
Every 4s your next attack on a champion deals bonus magic damage, heals you, and permanently increases your health.
Demolish
Charge up a powerful attack against a tower while near it.
Second Wind
After taking damage from an enemy champion heal back some missing health over time.
Overgrowth
Gain permanent max health when minions or monsters die near you.
Domination
Taste of Blood
Heal when you damage an enemy champion.
Ravenous Hunter
Unique takedowns grant permanent Omnivamp.
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Armor
+5 Armor
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Skill Order

Q

W

E

Damage Breakdown

16%

82% AD

Most Frequent Recommended Build

Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Doran's Blade
Health Potion
Stealth Ward

Core Build Path: 52.99% Win Rate (3252 Games)

Plated Steelcaps
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Hearthbound Axe
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Ironspike Whip
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Kindlegem
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Stridebreaker
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Phage
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Pickaxe
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Sterak's Gage

Core Final Build: 55.18% Win Rate (299 Games)

Plated Steelcaps
Stridebreaker
Sterak's Gage
Thornmail
Force of Nature
Randuin's Omen

Runes: 49.35% Win Rate (3214 Games)

Resolve
Grasp of the Undying
Every 4s your next attack on a champion deals bonus magic damage, heals you, and permanently increases your health.
Demolish
Charge up a powerful attack against a tower while near it.
Bone Plating
After taking damage from an enemy champion, the next 3 spells or attacks you receive from them deal 30-60 less damage.


Duration: 1.5s
Cooldown: 45s
Overgrowth
Gain permanent max health when minions or monsters die near you.
Domination
Taste of Blood
Heal when you damage an enemy champion.
Ravenous Hunter
Unique takedowns grant permanent Omnivamp.
Attack Speed
+9% Attack Speed
Adaptive Force
+6 AD or +10 AP
Armor
+5 Armor
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W
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R

Skill Order

Q

W

E

Damage Breakdown

16%

82% AD

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