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

Amumu vs Nilah

How to Beat Nilah as Amumu in LoL Nilah is in the a tier of champions
Tank Mage
Fighter Assassin

How to Beat Nilah as Amumu

based on 5,224 Amumu vs Nilah matchups
Win Rate
53.9 %
K/D/A
2.73
Pick Rate
5.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked LoL games that we get from Riot Games each and every week. This guide on how to beat Nilah as Amumu came out of an examination of 5224 ranked rounds where both champs battled one another. This pairing is relatively uncommon. Amumu has to counter Nilah in only 5.3% of his rounds.

Amumu vs Nilah Matchup Summary

Amumu has done a good job of beating Nilah. Normally, he wins a terrific 53.9% of games the champions fight one another in. In Amumu versus Nilah matches, Amumu’s team is 0.1% more probable to obtain first blood, implying that he probably will be able to get first blood against Nilah.

Best Amumu vs Nilah Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Cloth ArmorPlated Steelcaps

Core Amumu Items

~22 Mins
Sunfire AegisFrozen HeartDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Zhonya's HourglassThornmailForce of NatureRanduin's Omen

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 ShotUltimate Hunter
Adaptive 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
11
R
12
Q
13
Q
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Nilah as Amumu

Tips for Playing as Amumu against Nilah

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.

Amumu vs Nilah Counter Stats

Amumu Image
Win Rate
53.9 %
VS
Win Rate
46.1 %
Nilah Image
4.8
< Kills >
6.4
6
< Deaths >
7.1
11.6
< Assists >
7.4
1.1
< Killing Sprees >
1.47
36
< Minions Killed >
160
1.24
< Dragons Killed >
0.21
0.43
< Inhibitors >
0.51
1,508
< Physical Damage >
16,399
12,010
< Magic Damage >
250
2,440
< True Damage >
596
15,959
< Damage Dealt >
17,245
28,323
< Damage Taken >
24,637
10,549
< Gold Earned >
11,860
1.32
< Towers >
2.38
0.29
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
6,289
< Total Healing >
4,972
12,655
< Experience >
13,024
24
< Vision Score >
17
8
< Wards Placed >
8
236
< Time Dealing CC >
85

How to Counter Nilah with Amumu in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here show several strategic Amumu versus Nilah counter stats that may help us appreciate the differences and similarities between this set of champions. As an example, Amumu’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Nilah’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Amumu may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Nilah. This observation is largely caused by the differences in assists.

Amumu often has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his enemy does. On average, he takes more damage than Nilah. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also hint that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Amumu and Nilah

Damage Types Compared

Amumu
Nilah
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Amumu
Nilah

Who is Better, Amumu or Nilah?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Amumu usually wins when playing against Nilah, with a 53.9% win rate. As a result, Amumu makes a great counter to Nilah.

While Amumu does have a higher winrate compared to Nilah, when on opposite teams, Amumu also has a much lower learning curve that makes him a less time consuming champion to learn. You don't need to be too worried when picking Amumu into Nilah.

Moreover, Amumu has a great deal of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Nilah. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Amumu vs Nilah 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 team members during teamfights.

Amumu is a great counter to Nilah. Make sure you focus your gameplay on maximizing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Amumu against Nilah.

Additional Information for Amumu Players

How We Calculated Our Amumu vs Nilah Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Nilah as Amumu, we analyzed 5,224 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 Nilah 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

If you would like to truly master Amumu in order to counter Nilah during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats displayed above, you should increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Amumu often picks up a lot less CS as Nilah. Champs who on average don't acquire much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require many items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The ideal items to use in your Amumu versus Nilah build include Sunfire Aegis, Frozen Heart, and Demonic Embrace. When Amumu incorporated at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better when fighting Nilah than with many other typical builds. In fact, Amumu had an average winrate of 53.9% when countering Nilah with this build.

To have the best chance of defeating Nilah as Amumu, you should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Ultimate Hunter, and Cheap Shot runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Out of all the runes players picked for Amumu vs Nilah counters, this combo of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 53.9% win rate overall.

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