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

Amumu vs Kindred

How to Beat Kindred as Amumu in LoL Kindred is in the a tier of champions
Tank Mage
Marksman

How to Beat Kindred as Amumu

based on 2,439 Amumu vs Kindred matchups
Win Rate
52.2 %
K/D/A
2.45
Pick Rate
2.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked League games each week. In our database, Amumu fought Kindred 2439 times. Having so many matchups for Amumu vs Kindred gives us confidence in our ability to prepare actionable data and a recommended build to suppress Kindred. This particular champion matchup is relatively rare. Amumu has to counter Kindred in only 2.5% of his matches.

Amumu vs Kindred Matchup Summary

Amumu does a good job of beating Kindred. Typically, he wins a fantastic 52.2% of matches the champs face off with each other in. In Amumu versus Kindred matches, Amumu’s team is 0.0% more probable to get first blood, indicating that he probably will get first blood against Kindred.

Best Amumu vs Kindred Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Cloth ArmorBami's Cinder

Core Amumu Items

~22 Mins
Sunfire AegisFrozen HeartDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Zhonya's HourglassBulwark of the MountainThornmailForce of Nature

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 ShotUltimate Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
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
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R
12
E
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E
14
W
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W
16
R

Guide to Countering Kindred as Amumu

Tips for Playing as Amumu against Kindred

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 Kindred

When Kindred uses Lamb's Respite get inside, it stops all champions from dying.

Clear the Hunts Wolf activates on jungle camps to slow down Kindred's damage output.

Kindred is fragile - turn the pressure up on her, and she will be forced to play cautiously.

Amumu vs Kindred Counter Stats

Amumu Image
Win Rate
52.2 %
VS
Win Rate
47.8 %
Kindred Image
4.5
< Kills >
7.9
6.2
< Deaths >
7
10.7
< Assists >
7.1
1
< Killing Sprees >
1.81
32
< Minions Killed >
44
1.12
< Dragons Killed >
1.42
0.38
< Inhibitors >
0.44
1,440
< Physical Damage >
14,634
10,296
< Magic Damage >
3,358
1,987
< True Damage >
2,575
13,723
< Damage Dealt >
20,568
27,661
< Damage Taken >
27,095
10,146
< Gold Earned >
12,330
1.19
< Towers >
1.85
0.29
< Baron Takedowns >
0.32
5,758
< Total Healing >
11,857
12,089
< Experience >
13,111
26
< Vision Score >
22
9
< Wards Placed >
5
219
< Time Dealing CC >
184

How to Counter Kindred with Amumu in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page highlight several vital Amumu vs. Kindred counter stats that can help us appreciate the differences between the pair. For instance, Amumu’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Kindred’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Amumu may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Kindred..

Amumu often has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his matchup does. Commonly, he takes a similar amount of damage to Kindred. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Amumu and Kindred

Damage Types Compared

Amumu
Kindred
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Amumu
Kindred

Who is Better, Amumu or Kindred?

Both League champs are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Amumu usually wins when facing off against Kindred, with a 52.2% win rate. Thus, Amumu makes a good counter for Kindred.

While Amumu does have a higher winrate than Kindred, when on opposite teams, Amumu also has a lower level of difficulty that makes him a less complex character to pick up and master. You should be be fine when picking Amumu into Kindred.

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

While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Amumu vs Kindred matchups, Amumu is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during team fights.

Amumu is an above average counter to Kindred. Make sure you focus your actions on keeping up your CS and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Amumu against Kindred.

Additional Information for Amumu Players

How We Calculated Our Amumu vs Kindred Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Kindred as Amumu, we analyzed 2,439 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 Kindred 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 to counter Kindred during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions displayed here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Amumu usually accumulates a similar amount of CS compared to Kindred. Champs who on average don't earn much CS usualy don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The most important items to focus on in your Amumu versus Kindred build consist of Sunfire Aegis, Frozen Heart, and Demonic Embrace. When Amumu bought at least these three items in his build, he did much better when facing Kindred than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Amumu boasted an average winrate of 52.2% battling Kindred with this counter build.

To have the greatest chance of coming out on top against Kindred as Amumu, you should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Cheap Shot, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune sets players chose for Amumu vs Kindred clashes, this mixture of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 52.2% win rate overall.

If you need to see Amumu x Kindred tips and builds for a an individual rank, please choose one from the selection menu above. At first, the stats and strategies shown are calculated using all games finished with both champions.