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

Amumu vs Nami

How to Beat Nami as Amumu in LoL Nami is in the a tier of champions
Tank Mage
Support Mage

How to Beat Nami as Amumu

based on 3,933 Amumu vs Nami matchups
Win Rate
51.9 %
K/D/A
2.5
Pick Rate
4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of recently ranked LoL rounds each and every week. In our data, Amumu battled Nami 3933 times. With so many games with Amumu vs Nami provides us a lot of faith in our ability to prepare actionable statistics and a recommended build to crush Nami. This champ pairing is somewhat rare. Amumu fights Nami in only 4.0% of his matches.

Amumu vs Nami Matchup Summary

Amumu does a decent job of beating Nami. On average, he wins a acceptable 51.9% of games the champs face each other in. In Amumu versus Nami games, Amumu’s team is 0.1% more likely to get first blood, indicating that he most likely will get first blood against Nami.

Best Amumu vs Nami Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsBami's Cinder

Core Amumu Items

~22 Mins
Sunfire AegisForce of NatureDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Randuin's OmenThornmailZhonya's HourglassFrozen Heart

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

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

Guide to Countering Nami as Amumu

Tips for Playing as Amumu against Nami

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 Nami

Tidal Wave has a very long range but travels slowly, be aware of when it is coming your way as you can move out of its path.

Try to avoid fighting an opponent affected by Tidecaller's Blessing, it lasts a short duration so waiting it out can help you greatly.

Aqua Prison is a very powerful ability with a long cooldown, take advantage of the situation if Nami misses this ability.

Amumu vs Nami Counter Stats

Amumu Image
Win Rate
51.9 %
VS
Win Rate
48.1 %
Nami Image
4.4
< Kills >
1.9
6
< Deaths >
5.5
10.6
< Assists >
15.1
0.99
< Killing Sprees >
0.36
35
< Minions Killed >
13
1.17
< Dragons Killed >
0.04
0.4
< Inhibitors >
0.54
1,403
< Physical Damage >
900
10,995
< Magic Damage >
7,563
2,213
< True Damage >
691
14,612
< Damage Dealt >
9,155
27,742
< Damage Taken >
15,451
10,309
< Gold Earned >
8,080
1.26
< Towers >
2.16
0.29
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
5,845
< Total Healing >
9,164
12,282
< Experience >
10,615
27
< Vision Score >
51
10
< Wards Placed >
24
223
< Time Dealing CC >
187

How to Counter Nami with Amumu in LoL

The stats provided here clarify several important Amumu against Nami matchup statistics that can help us explain the differences and similarities between the two. For instance, Amumu’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Nami’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Amumu may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Nami..

Amumu usually has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his matchup does. Typically, he takes more damage than Nami. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also imply that the champ with higher HP has less agility and thus is unable to escape additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Amumu and Nami

Damage Types Compared

Amumu
Nami
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Amumu
Nami

Who is Better, Amumu or Nami?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Amumu usually wins when trying to fight Nami, with a 51.9% win rate. Therefore, Amumu makes a good counter to Nami.

While Amumu does have a higher win rate than Nami, when on opposite teams, Amumu also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less time consuming champion to learn. You still need to be cautious when picking Amumu into Nami.

Furthermore, Amumu also has a lot of utility and CC, a similar amount to Nami. 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 overall in League of Legends, in Amumu vs Nami matchups, Amumu is the better champion with a higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.

Amumu is a decent counter to Nami. Focus your strategy on keeping up your gold income and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Amumu against Nami.

Additional Information for Amumu Players

How We Calculated Our Amumu vs Nami Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Nami as Amumu, we analyzed 3,933 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 Nami 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 truly master Amumu to counter Nami during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and tips shown above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Amumu often picks up more CS as Nami. Champs who on average don't get much CS usualy don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have many items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers displayed here to do well.

The top items to prioritize in your Amumu versus Nami build include Sunfire Aegis, Force of Nature, and Demonic Embrace. When Amumu used at least these three items in his build, he performed much better against Nami than with most other common item sets. In fact, Amumu had an average win rate of 51.9% battling Nami with these items in his kit.

To have the greatest likelihood of defeating Nami as Amumu, Amumu players should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Cheap Shot, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Amumu vs Nami counter picks, this order of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 51.9% win rate overall.

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