Some champions in League of Legends are just much stronger than others. \n \nFor junglers, there are multiple considerations when weighing which champions are better. The most important thing to look at, and the most obvious, is whether the champion would be good at ganking and either securing kills or aiding their teammates in doing so. Behind the scenes, though, is where things get complicated. \n \nClear speed, invasion pressure, and macro mobility are all factors that need to be evaluated for keeping up with the enemy jungler. The best jungle champions are the ones that can do it all. \n \nThis list of top-tier champions can change depending on a number of things. Sometimes the meta shifts for no apparent reason other than players’ tastes, but usually there’s some kind of balance update, small or large, that’s behind the sudden change. It can be difficult to keep up on the flavor-of-the-month champs, so let us do it for you. \n \nKarthus \n \nPros \n \n \tGlobal ultimate \n \tImpactful even after death \n \tGood source of magic damage in AD composition \n \nCons \n \n \tNeeds time to scale \n \tCannot contest early objectives \n \nKarthus is one of the best ability power junglers to round out a full AD composition. This is mostly thanks to the utility from his kit, as well as his slow and global ultimate. Karthus is a power farmer with barely any cooldown on Q, allowing for quick jungle clear. But he’s rather mana hungry and struggles with early ganks. \n \nGraves \n \nPros \n \n \tMobile \n \tTanky \n \tRewarding if mastered \n \nCons \n \n \tRelies on snowballing \n \tHard to come back if behind \n \nGraves is one of the most popular picks this patch after the resurgence of strong champions that can be kited, such as Ornn in the top lane, Galio in the mid lane, and Trundle in the jungle. He is the master at kiting enemies and slowly chipping their health bars down. He is one of the most reliable snowballing champions due to how easy it is to gank with Graves. You have access to a dash, which allows you to pass through walls, and a smoke bomb, which slows and denies vision from the enemy champions. \n \nEkko \n \nPros \n \n \tExtremely mobile \n \tForgiving ultimate \n \tAoE crowd control \n \nCons \n \n \tUseless if behind \n \tWeak vs. tanks \n \nEkko excels in roaming around the map and picking up kills. He has the potential to carry games with his high burst and crowd-control abilities. Even though his jungle clear speed isn’t as fast after recent attack speed nerfs, he still remains a contested pick in solo queue for mid laners and junglers.