How to Win Amumu vs Karma Counter Matchup Amumu is in the a tier of champions

Amumu vs Karma

How to Beat Karma as Amumu in LoL Karma is in the b tier of champions
Tank Mage
Mage Support

How to Beat Karma as Amumu

based on 2,334 Amumu vs Karma matchups
Win Rate
53.4 %
K/D/A
2.57
Pick Rate
2.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked LoL matches that we get from Riot Games each week. Our guide on how to beat Karma as Amumu came out of an analysis of 2334 ranked matches where both champs engaged each other. This champion matchup is relatively rare. Amumu has to counter Karma in only 2.4% of his matches.

Amumu vs Karma Matchup Summary

Amumu does a good job of countering Karma. Normally, he wins a fantastic 53.4% of matches the champions face off with one another in. In Amumu versus Karma games, Amumu’s team is 0.1% more likely to get first blood. This indicates that he probably will be able to get first blood against Karma.

Best Amumu vs Karma Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Cloth ArmorBami's Cinder

Core Amumu Items

~22 Mins
Sunfire AegisThornmailFrozen Heart

Optional Items

Zhonya's HourglassDemonic EmbraceForce of NatureBulwark of the Mountain

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Domination Cheap ShotTreasure Hunter
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Amumu's passive ability p
Amumu q ability q
Amumu w ability w
Amumu e ability e
Amumu's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Karma as Amumu

Tips for Playing as Amumu against Karma

Amumu is highly dependent on teammates, so try laning with your friends for maximum effectiveness.

Despair is very effective against other tanks, so make sure you're in range of opponents with the highest Health.

Cooldown Reduction on Amumu is very strong, but it's often difficult to itemize for it. Grab the Golem buff whenever possible to gain Cooldown Reduction without sacrificing stats.

Advice to Win Against Karma

Karma's passive lowers her Mantra cooldown when she hits enemy champions with abilities and basic attacks. Deny her from getting free hits on you.

Karma's Soulflare erupts for bonus damage in the area in which it's placed. React quickly and escape the circle to avoid taking heavy damage.

Focused Resolve is a strong disengage tool. Create distance to avoid being rooted and seek to engage afterwards.

Amumu vs Karma Counter Stats

Amumu Image
Win Rate
53.4 %
VS
Win Rate
46.6 %
Karma Image
4.4
< Kills >
2.4
6
< Deaths >
5.8
11
< Assists >
12.4
1
< Killing Sprees >
0.48
34
< Minions Killed >
42
1.14
< Dragons Killed >
0.05
0.4
< Inhibitors >
0.48
1,459
< Physical Damage >
962
10,824
< Magic Damage >
10,798
2,232
< True Damage >
677
14,516
< Damage Dealt >
12,438
27,943
< Damage Taken >
17,567
10,307
< Gold Earned >
8,476
1.22
< Towers >
1.91
0.3
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
5,988
< Total Healing >
2,651
12,255
< Experience >
10,837
27
< Vision Score >
48
9
< Wards Placed >
22
220
< Time Dealing CC >
220

How to Counter Karma with Amumu in LoL

The stats shown on this page clarify several influential Amumu vs. Karma counter stats that can help us realize the differences and similarities between this set of champs. As an example, Amumu’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Karma’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Amumu may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Karma..

Amumu often has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his opponent does. Commonly, he receives more damage than Karma. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also imply that the champion with more HP has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Amumu and Karma

Damage Types Compared

Amumu
Karma
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Amumu
Karma

Who is Better, Amumu or Karma?

Both LoL champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Amumu usually wins when taking on Karma, with a 53.4% win rate. Therefore, Amumu makes a great counter for Karma.

While Amumu does have a higher winrate than Karma, when they face off with one another, Amumu also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less difficult character to learn. You should be be fine when picking Amumu into Karma.

Moreover, Amumu also has a lot of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Karma. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Amumu vs Karma matchups, Amumu is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.

Amumu is a great counter for Karma. Focus your strategy on keeping up your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Amumu against Karma.

Additional Information for Amumu Players

How We Calculated Our Amumu vs Karma Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Karma as Amumu, we analyzed 2,334 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 Karma as Amumu 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To learn all of the intricacies of Amumu in order to counter Karma during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions presented here, you should increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Amumu most often accumulates a similar amount of CS compared to Karma. Champs who on average don't get many minion kills often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The top items to use in your Amumu versus Karma build include Sunfire Aegis, Thornmail, and Frozen Heart. When Amumu incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better when facing Karma than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Amumu boasted an average winrate of 53.4% when countering Karma with this build.

To have the best likelihood of annihilating Karma as Amumu, Amumu players should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Cheap Shot, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune sets players picked for Amumu vs Karma counter picks, this sequence of runes resulted in the best win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 53.4% win rate overall.

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