How to Win Aatrox vs Nunu & Willump Counter Matchup Aatrox is in the a tier of champions

Aatrox vs Nunu & Willump

How to Beat Nunu & Willump as Aatrox in LoL Nunu & Willump is in the a tier of champions
Fighter Tank
Tank Fighter

How to Beat Nunu & Willump as Aatrox

based on 1,851 Aatrox vs Nunu & Willump matchups
Win Rate
50.7 %
K/D/A
2.05
Pick Rate
2.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our matchup stats from the millions of ranked League games that we analyze every week. Our guide on how to beat Nunu & Willump as Aatrox came out of an examination of 1851 ranked matches where both champions faced off against each other. This matchup is relatively rare. Aatrox is forced to battle against Nunu & Willump in only 2.1% of his matches.

Aatrox vs Nunu & Willump Matchup Summary

Aatrox does a ok job of beating Nunu & Willump. Normally, he wins a acceptable 50.7% of games the champions face off with each other in. In Aatrox against Nunu & Willump rounds, Aatrox’s team is 0.1% less likely to earn first blood, indicating that he most likely won't get first blood versus Nunu & Willump.

Best Aatrox vs Nunu & Willump Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsSerrated Dirk

Core Aatrox Items

~22 Mins
EclipseBlack CleaverDeath's Dance

Optional Items

Serylda's GrudgeMaw of MalmortiusSpirit Visage

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Aatrox to level up q
>
Second ability for Aatrox to level up e
>
Last skill for Aatrox to max out w

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Resolve Bone PlatingRevitalize
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Aatrox's passive ability p
Aatrox q ability q
Aatrox w ability w
Aatrox e ability e
Aatrox's ultimate ability r
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Q
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E
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W
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Q
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Q
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R
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Guide to Countering Nunu & Willump as Aatrox

Tips for Playing as Aatrox against Nunu & Willump

Use Umbral Dash while casting The Darkin Blade to increase your chances of hitting the enemy.

Cast World Ender when you are sure you can force a fight.

Crowd Control abilities like Infernal Chains or your allies' immobilizing effects will help you set up The Darkin Blade.

Advice to Win Against Nunu & Willump

Using Summoner Flash is a surefire way to escape Absolute Zero.

Interrupting the charge up on Absolute Zero will lower the amount of damage your team takes.

Biggest Snowball Ever moves very fast but cannot turn as quickly, so don't try to escape it by running away in a straight line. Instead, make sudden, sharp turns.

Aatrox vs Nunu & Willump Counter Stats

Aatrox Image
Win Rate
50.7 %
VS
Win Rate
49.3 %
Nunu & Willump Image
5.9
< Kills >
4.2
5.6
< Deaths >
5.7
5.6
< Assists >
11.9
1.3
< Killing Sprees >
0.94
150
< Minions Killed >
37
0.11
< Dragons Killed >
1.52
0.4
< Inhibitors >
0.42
20,092
< Physical Damage >
1,307
71
< Magic Damage >
10,767
846
< True Damage >
1,081
21,009
< Damage Dealt >
13,155
31,104
< Damage Taken >
32,911
11,019
< Gold Earned >
10,218
2.07
< Towers >
1.53
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.4
11,865
< Total Healing >
14,943
13,653
< Experience >
12,127
16
< Vision Score >
19
8
< Wards Placed >
5
229
< Time Dealing CC >
377

How to Counter Nunu & Willump with Aatrox in LoL

The stats shown on this page clarify several valuable Aatrox versus Nunu & Willump counter stats that can help us figure out the distinctions between the pair. Aatrox’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Nunu & Willump’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Aatrox may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Nunu & Willump..

Aatrox typically has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his matchup does. Commonly, he takes a similar amount of damage to Nunu & Willump. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also imply that the champ with increased health has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Aatrox and Nunu & Willump

Damage Types Compared

Aatrox
Nunu & Willump
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Aatrox
Nunu & Willump

Who is Better, Aatrox or Nunu & Willump?

Both League champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Aatrox usually fairs equally well when facing off against Nunu & Willump, with a 50.7% win rate. Therefore, Aatrox makes an ok counter to Nunu & Willump.

While Aatrox does have a higher win rate compared to Nunu & Willump, when facing one another, Aatrox also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more complex character to develop with. You should be careful when picking Aatrox into Nunu & Willump.

Furthermore, Aatrox also has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Nunu & Willump. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Aatrox vs Nunu & Willump matchups, Aatrox is the better champ with a similar win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.

Aatrox is a decent counter for Nunu & Willump. Make sure you focus your gameplay on maximizing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Aatrox against Nunu & Willump.

Additional Information for Aatrox Players

How We Calculated Our Aatrox vs Nunu & Willump Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Nunu & Willump as Aatrox, we analyzed 1,851 matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Nunu & Willump as Aatrox comes from real data and is not the fabrication of some random LoL player, as some other sites provide. You can use the filters at the top of the page to view the most relevant stats and items to your rank.

Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To learn all of the intricacies of Aatrox to counter Nunu & Willump during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and stats displayed here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Aatrox often gets much more CS relative to Nunu & Willump. Champions who typically don't acquire much CS often don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The most important items to prioritize in your Aatrox versus Nunu & Willump build include Eclipse, Black Cleaver, and Death's Dance. When Aatrox bought at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better when facing Nunu & Willump than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Aatrox had an average win rate of 50.7% when countering Nunu & Willump with this counter build.

To have the best likelihood of annihilating Nunu & Willump as Aatrox, Aatrox players should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Revitalize, and Bone Plating runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune builds players chose for Aatrox vs Nunu & Willump matchups, this set of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 50.7% win rate overall.

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