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.
Attacking LeBlanc first avoids most of her tricks, especially if she's recently used her dash, Distortion.
Stunning or silencing LeBlanc will prevent her from activating the return part of Distortion.
LeBlanc's ultimate can create fake LeBlancs during her spellcast or, rarely, at a distant position.
The fake LeBlanc created at a distance will always run at the nearest Champion, cast a harmless spell, then immediately disappear.
The stat comparisons provided here highlight some vital Amumu against LeBlanc counter statistics that can help you distinguish the differences and similarities between the pair. Amumu’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than LeBlanc’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Amumu may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than LeBlanc..
Amumu normally has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his opponent does. Commonly, he takes more damage than LeBlanc. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also illustrate that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to escape further harm when poked or engaged.
Both League champions are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Amumu usually wins when taking on LeBlanc, with a 53.0% win rate. As a result, Amumu makes a good counter for LeBlanc.
While Amumu does have a higher win rate compared to LeBlanc, when they face off with one another, Amumu also has a much lower level of difficulty that makes him a less time consuming character to pick up and master. You should be be fine when picking Amumu into LeBlanc.
Moreover, Amumu has a lot of utility and CC, a similar amount to LeBlanc. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Amumu vs LeBlanc 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 teammates during team fights.
Amumu is an above average counter to LeBlanc. Focus your tactics on increasing your CS and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Amumu against LeBlanc.
If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Amumu to counter LeBlanc during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips displayed here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Amumu usually picks up a lot less CS compared to LeBlanc. Champions who typically don't acquire many minion kills usualy don't require much CS to be effective, 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 large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers shown on this page to do well.
The most crucial items to focus on in your Amumu versus LeBlanc build include Sunfire Aegis, Force of Nature, and Demonic Embrace. When Amumu used at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better vs. LeBlanc than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Amumu had an average win rate of 53.0% battling LeBlanc with this build.
To have the highest chance of beating LeBlanc as Amumu, Amumu players should equip 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 that we analyzed for Amumu vs LeBlanc counters, this set of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 53.0% win rate overall.
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