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

Amumu vs Rengar

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

How to Beat Rengar as Amumu

based on 2,031 Amumu vs Rengar matchups
Win Rate
54.6 %
K/D/A
2.63
Pick Rate
2.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of recently ranked LoL rounds every week. In our dataset, Amumu engaged Rengar 2031 times. Using so many games with Amumu vs Rengar provides us a lot of confidence in our capacity to prepare useful data and a supported build to defeat your opponent. This particular pairing is somewhat rare. Amumu encounters Rengar in only 2.1% of his games.

Amumu vs Rengar Matchup Summary

Amumu does a great job of countering Rengar. Typically, he wins a fantastic 54.6% of matches the champions battle one another in. In Amumu versus Rengar games, Amumu’s team is 0.0% more likely to get first blood. This indicates that he most likely will get first blood versus Rengar.

Best Amumu vs Rengar Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsCloth Armor

Core Amumu Items

~22 Mins
Sunfire AegisThornmailDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Frozen HeartZhonya's HourglassBulwark of the MountainForce of Nature

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
Adaptive 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
W
2
E
3
Q
4
E
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
Q
9
E
10
Q
11
R
12
Q
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Q
14
W
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W
16
R

Guide to Countering Rengar as Amumu

Tips for Playing as Amumu against Rengar

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 Rengar

Rengar puts an indicator over the nearest enemy champion when he is camouflaged during his ultimate.

Rengar's passive enables him to leap out of brush, so avoid fighting him when near bushes.

Rengar gains an empowered ability when his resource bar is full. Try to confront him when it's low.

Amumu vs Rengar Counter Stats

Amumu Image
Win Rate
54.6 %
VS
Win Rate
45.4 %
Rengar Image
4.6
< Kills >
8
6
< Deaths >
6.8
11.2
< Assists >
6.3
1.01
< Killing Sprees >
1.8
35
< Minions Killed >
55
1.14
< Dragons Killed >
1.13
0.43
< Inhibitors >
0.42
1,508
< Physical Damage >
16,451
10,951
< Magic Damage >
1,676
2,218
< True Damage >
1,373
14,678
< Damage Dealt >
19,501
27,375
< Damage Taken >
31,312
10,362
< Gold Earned >
12,405
1.38
< Towers >
1.63
0.26
< Baron Takedowns >
0.25
5,747
< Total Healing >
11,300
12,348
< Experience >
13,426
27
< Vision Score >
21
10
< Wards Placed >
5
224
< Time Dealing CC >
212

How to Counter Rengar with Amumu in LoL

The stats provided here underscore several critical Amumu vs. Rengar counter stats that can help us realize the differences between the two. As an example, Amumu’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Rengar’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Amumu may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Rengar. This observation is largely a result of the differences in assists.

Amumu typically has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his opponent does. On average, he receives less damage than Rengar. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also indicate that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Amumu and Rengar

Damage Types Compared

Amumu
Rengar
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Amumu
Rengar

Who is Better, Amumu or Rengar?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Amumu usually wins when taking on Rengar, with a 54.6% win rate. Therefore, Amumu makes a great counter to Rengar.

While Amumu does have a much higher win rate than Rengar, when on opposite teams, Amumu also has a much lower learning curve that makes him a less difficult champ to pick up and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Amumu into Rengar.

Additionally, Amumu has a great deal of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Rengar. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Amumu vs Rengar 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 allies during teamfights.

Amumu is a great counter to Rengar. Focus your play on keeping up your gold income and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Amumu against Rengar.

Additional Information for Amumu Players

How We Calculated Our Amumu vs Rengar Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Rengar as Amumu, we analyzed 2,031 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 Rengar 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 Rengar during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions shown above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Amumu most often racks up less CS as Rengar. Champions who typically don't earn much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers shown here to do well.

The ideal items to use in your Amumu versus Rengar build consist of Sunfire Aegis, Thornmail, and Demonic Embrace. When Amumu used at least these three items in his build, he did a lot better vs. Rengar than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Amumu had an average win rate of 54.6% when playing against Rengar with this build.

To have the best chance of beating Rengar as Amumu, you should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Cheap Shot, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players chose for Amumu vs Rengar counters, this sequence of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 54.6% winrate overall.

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