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Counter Gangplank

Counter Gangplank

This guide will show you how to do it against the Gangplank, since this champion has a lot of damage at a distance and body to body, which is a nuisance in the match. The main thing to face a Gangplank is to have champions of mobility and good pokeo, since we know that Gangplank and his skill W is immune to CC. I will give you some advice and if you consider that some champions, so you can face Gangplank with ease.

Champions counter Gangplank

Weak Against

Counter Fiora Counter Jayce
Counter Rumble Counter Fizz
Counter Azir Counter Udyr
Strong Against

Counter Morgana Counter Elise
Counter Nasus Counter Taliyah
Counter Kassadin Counter Malzahar

Tips to face Gangplank

The champions below are the most recommended to face Gangplank, as they have good skills that can make facing Gangplank very easy.


This champion has mobility, great damage, attack speed and immunity. Thanks to these qualities she has Fiora makes it quite easy to face Gangplank. Fiora has a great ability, which is her W, that avoids the Q or E of Gangplank. It also has a lot of mobility that can come out of the utimate of Gangplank very quickly, to avoid this damage.


This champion thanks to his pokeo and great damage destroys the Gangplank very easily. We know Gangplank is hand-to-hand, but, Jayce and his passive street quite the Gangplank. Jayce’s passive is turning his weapon into the “Hammer” or “Cannon”. Jayce uses his passive in the cannon to mercilessly poke the Gangplank, so that it does not get coins.


This champion, even if he is not mobile, can annoy the Gangplank, so that it cannot take coins. Rumble and his Q is a terror to Gangplank, since this pokea taking advantage that Gangplank is hand-to-hand. A fight between randy orton and Gangplank; Rumble wins, as he also has a big R, which is very good against the body to body.


This champion thanks to his passive and Q can also annoy the Gangplank. Pantheon’s passive is that every 4 strokes he acquires a shield that can avoid Q or Gangplank’s passive when this stroke. The Q of Pantheon is a factor in favor, for this one, since it can poke without mercy Gangplank so that it cannot have coins of improvement.

Items that counter Gangplank

The following items are very necessary in the match as they can help a lot.


This object makes you immune to the champion you have when you activate it. Zhonyas can avoid the Gangplank combo by only using it at the precise moment. It is highly recommended, since Gangplank has a lot of damage and thanks to this item you can avoid a deleted.

Veil of the Death Fairy

This item grants a shield to the champion who possesses it leaving him immune from a first skill. This other item can avoid a big Gangplank combo, since the shield it gives is very good for holding a barrel or a Q explosion. It is recommended for AP champions.

Night Ridge

Channels the object to acquire a shield that can prevent damage from a first skill. This is another item that can avoid a Gangplank combo and thus avoid the explosion of a barrel or Q. It is recommended for AD champions.

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