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

Amumu vs Samira

How to Beat Samira as Amumu in LoL Samira is in the a tier of champions
Tank Mage
Marksman

How to Beat Samira as Amumu

based on 4,509 Amumu vs Samira matchups
Win Rate
52.6 %
K/D/A
2.65
Pick Rate
4.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked LoL rounds each and every week. Within our database, Amumu faced off against Samira in 4509 games. Including so many games with Amumu vs Samira provides us a lot of faith in our capability to produce enlightening stats and a pro build to annihilate your enemy. This champ matchup is somewhat uncommon. Amumu fights Samira in only 4.6% of his games.

Amumu vs Samira Matchup Summary

Amumu does a good job of countering Samira. Typically, he wins a whopping 52.6% of matches the champions clash against one another in. In Amumu versus Samira matches, Amumu’s side is 0.0% more likely to obtain first blood. This indicates that he probably will get first blood versus Samira.

Best Amumu vs Samira Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Null-Magic MantleBami's Cinder

Core Amumu Items

~22 Mins
Sunfire AegisFrozen HeartDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Zhonya's HourglassForce of NatureRanduin's OmenThornmail

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 Adaptive MagicRes
Amumu's passive ability p
Amumu q ability q
Amumu w ability w
Amumu e ability e
Amumu's ultimate ability r
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W
2
E
3
Q
4
E
5
E
6
R
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E
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Q
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E
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Q
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R
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Q
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Q
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Samira as Amumu

Tips for Playing as Amumu against Samira

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 Samira Counter Stats

Amumu Image
Win Rate
52.6 %
VS
Win Rate
47.4 %
Samira Image
4.8
< Kills >
8.6
6.2
< Deaths >
6.9
11.6
< Assists >
6.4
1.08
< Killing Sprees >
1.94
34
< Minions Killed >
163
1.17
< Dragons Killed >
0.18
0.4
< Inhibitors >
0.45
1,475
< Physical Damage >
18,098
11,598
< Magic Damage >
2,670
2,278
< True Damage >
568
15,352
< Damage Dealt >
21,336
27,899
< Damage Taken >
23,425
10,398
< Gold Earned >
12,654
1.27
< Towers >
2.16
0.28
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
5,992
< Total Healing >
2,619
12,207
< Experience >
12,228
25
< Vision Score >
16
9
< Wards Placed >
8
220
< Time Dealing CC >
23

How to Counter Samira with Amumu in LoL

The stats provided here show some strategic Amumu against Samira counter stats that can help you understand the differences and similarities between the pair. As an example, Amumu’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Samira’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Amumu may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Samira. This observation is largely caused by the differences in assists.

Amumu often has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his counter does. Typically, he takes more damage than Samira. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also show that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Amumu and Samira

Damage Types Compared

Amumu
Samira
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Amumu
Samira

Who is Better, Amumu or Samira?

Both League champs are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Amumu usually wins when trying to fight Samira, with a 52.6% win rate. Therefore, Amumu makes a good counter to Samira.

While Amumu does have a higher win rate than Samira, when on opposite teams, Amumu also has a lower level of difficulty that makes him a less complex champion to develop with. You should be be fine when picking Amumu into Samira.

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

While there isn't one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Amumu vs Samira 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 teamfights.

Amumu is a good counter to Samira. Make sure you focus your strategy on maximizing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Amumu against Samira.

Additional Information for Amumu Players

How We Calculated Our Amumu vs Samira Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Samira as Amumu, we analyzed 4,509 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 Samira 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 learn all of the intricacies of Amumu to counter Samira during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips shown here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Amumu most often racks up a lot less CS as Samira. Champs who on average don't acquire many minion kills usualy don't require 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 a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers reported here to do well.

The ideal items to focus on in your Amumu versus Samira build consist of Sunfire Aegis, Frozen Heart, and Demonic Embrace. When Amumu bought at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better vs Samira than with many other typical builds. In fact, Amumu boasted an average winrate of 52.6% battling Samira with this counter build.

To have the greatest probability of vanquishing Samira as Amumu, you 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 builds players picked for Amumu vs Samira matchups, this sequence of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 52.6% win rate overall.

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