is strong for harassing the enemy and farming minions due to its high damage.
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However, when cast from afar, its travel time is noticeably one of the slowest in the game and it can only be detonated upon landing at the targeted location. A good way to predict the enemy's location to deal with this is in expectation of the enemy last-hitting - the animations that all champions must go through to autoattack forces them to stand still.
Using can deal lots of damage to a single target, if you cast it where you expect them to run while you are chasing them then use Barrel Roll Barrel Roll and detonate the barrel at the same time, it can deal a massive amount of damage, the barrel is also easier to land since the enemy will be running in one way most of the time.
Body Slam Body Slam The buff from is applied at the end of the channel, ensure that you can safely channel before entering into fight.
Drunken Rage Drunken Rage should be used often. It is has no cost, restores Drunken Rage Drunken Rage mana, and the additional attack damage helps farm minions. With at least 20% cooldown reduction, it can be active permanently, as it lasts 20 seconds with a 25 second cooldown.
's natural tankiness and decent physical damage allows him to stay in team fights to make use of his damage absorption and Gragas attack damage increase from .
Drunken Rage Drunken Rage is useful in slowing your target, as well as for farming minions.
Body Slam Body Slam doesn't require a target, so it can be used to escape ganks.
Body Slam Body Slam can be used to move through thin walls.
Body Slam Body Slam deals a lot of damage when used on a single target, similiar to Body Slam Body Slam 的 卡尔萨斯 , so try to use it when an enemy Lay Waste champion is isolated from his minions if you can.
Use to knock enemies into your towers or your team.
Explosive Cask Explosive Cask is great for disrupting the enemy during team fights, splitting the team up/allowing you to chase down one enemy.
Explosive Cask Explosive Cask can be used to interrupt or move enemies channeling spells such as Explosive Cask Explosive Cask 的 费德提克 . It is similar to Crowstorm 的 迦娜 and will stop suppressions such as Monsoon 的 沃里克 .
Infinite Duress Infinite Duress A good conservative strategy with during laning is alternating between Gragas and Barrel Roll Barrel Roll to constantly regenerate Drunken Rage Drunken Rage mana and health.
is a strong solo lane champion, due to his sustain from Gragas and Drunken Rage Drunken Rage .
Happy Hour Happy Hour does not stack, only refresh. Try to space your abilities out to maximize the sustain from it.
Happy Hour Happy Hour Activating , followed by Body Slam Body Slam while traveling allows you to channel during the movement. This improves your efficiency.
Drunken Rage Drunken Rage With enough cooldown reduction, can be used almost non-stop, as the cooldown is almost as short as the casting animation and time to line up the explosion right.
Barrel Roll Barrel Roll gives Gragas a lot of Drunken Rage Drunken Rage attack damage and damage reduction. Despite usually being built with AP, this can allow him to aggressively autoattack ranged champions in lane that are vulnerable in melee by using to get close. Getting close to your target that way also makes Body Slam Body Slam travel to its destination faster and be an easy hit.
Barrel Roll Barrel Roll can be used to knock enemies into a barrel from Explosive Cask Explosive Cask , then detonating Barrel Roll Barrel Roll when they land on it, dealing heavy damage.
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relies on the three major Gragas magic damage statistics, ability power, cooldown reduction, and magic penetration, to increase his DPS. Items that grant these stats should be prioritized.
Spell vamp items like are viable on , as they improve his damage and sustain.
Gragas As enemies build magic resistance, magic penetration items like are needed to increase 's Gragas magic damage.
's base damage and Gragas AP scaling means he can be an effective burst mage. AP items such as and are best for this.
or can increase his burst even further. magic damage passive is better in a full ability power build while 's autoattack passive, on the other hand, is more useful in a tanky AP build.
Cooldown reduction items are powerful on .
Gragas If you build with a tanky Gragas AP build, Consider buying item such as , , or .
is very viable as a full tank. Consider Gragas health, armor, and magic resistance for synergy with and Happy Hour Happy Hour .
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has a very powerful lane dominance during laning phase. Be careful not to get zoned by him.
Gragas Interupting him from completing the channel of his will help you take him down quickly.
Drunken Rage Drunken Rage Take cover behind a minion to avoid his or reduce its damage.
Body Slam Body Slam can be vulnerable to skillshots while traveling to its location. If you can predict when Body Slam Body Slam will use it, such as through a wall, you can get an easy hit with a skillshot.
Gragas has a naturally high health. Buying a can help counter him.
Gragas When you are near his turret range, be careful of 的 古拉加斯 as it may knock you back to his turret.
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