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.
Realm of Death will cut you off from your teammates completely. Try to save mobility spells to escape Mordekaiser once inside
Mordekaiser builds up a powerful damage aura when fighting champions, so keep your distance.
Damage he deals can be converted into a large shield, and consumed for health
The stat comparisons shown here emphasize several critical Amumu versus Mordekaiser matchup statistics that may help you explain the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Amumu’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Mordekaiser’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Amumu may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Mordekaiser. This observation is in large part caused by the differences in assists.
Amumu normally has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his matchup does. Typically, he takes a similar amount of damage to Mordekaiser. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also illustrate that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.
Both League champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Amumu usually loses when taking on Mordekaiser, with a 47.3% win rate. As a result, Amumu makes a bad counter for Mordekaiser.
While Amumu does have a lower winrate than Mordekaiser, when they face off with one another, Amumu also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less complex champion to develop with. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Amumu into Mordekaiser.
Additionally, Amumu has a great amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Mordekaiser. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there is not one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Amumu vs Mordekaiser matchups, Mordekaiser is the better champ with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.
Amumu is a bad counter for Mordekaiser. Focus your actions on maximizing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Amumu against Mordekaiser.
To learn all of the intricacies of Amumu in order to counter Mordekaiser during both the lane 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 mind the build and tips presented above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Amumu on average picks up a lot less CS relative to Mordekaiser. Champions who on average don't get many minion kills usualy don't need much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers shown here to do well.
The most important items to have in your Amumu versus Mordekaiser build consist of Jak'Sho, The Protean, Thornmail, and Abyssal Mask. When Amumu used at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better countering Mordekaiser than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Amumu boasted an average win rate of 47.3% battling Mordekaiser with this build.
To have the highest chance of coming out on top against Mordekaiser as Amumu, Amumu players should equip the Aftershock, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Cheap Shot, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Resolve and Domination rune sets. Out of all the runes we have analyed for Amumu vs Mordekaiser clashes, this blending of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 47.3% win rate overall.
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