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

Amumu vs Shyvana

How to Beat Shyvana as Amumu in LoL Shyvana is in the b tier of champions
Tank Mage
Fighter Tank

How to Beat Shyvana as Amumu

based on 3,919 Amumu vs Shyvana matchups
Win Rate
49.9 %
K/D/A
2.54
Pick Rate
4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked League games that we analyze each week. Our guide on how to beat Shyvana as Amumu came out of an evaluation of 3919 ranked rounds where both champions faced one another. This particular champion matchup is somewhat rare. Amumu encounters Shyvana in only 4.0% of his matches.

Amumu vs Shyvana Matchup Summary

Amumu has done a ok job of beating Shyvana. Typically, he wins a acceptable 49.9% of matches the champions battle one another in. In Amumu vs Shyvana rounds, Amumu’s team is 0.2% more likely to obtain first blood. This implies that he most likely will get first blood versus Shyvana.

Best Amumu vs Shyvana Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionRelic Shield

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsNull-Magic Mantle

Core Amumu Items

~22 Mins
Sunfire AegisFrozen HeartDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Randuin's OmenZhonya's HourglassForce of NatureThornmail

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Amumu to level up q
>
Second ability for Amumu to level up e
>
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
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Shyvana as Amumu

Tips for Playing as Amumu against Shyvana

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 Shyvana

Shyvana's Fury Bar indicate her ultimate can be activated. Harassing her when she's low on Fury can be very effective.

A significant portion of Shyvana's power is generated through aggression, making her weak against opponents who are able to keep their distance.

All of Shyvana's basic abilities hit multiple enemies in dragon form. It's important for opposing champions to not cluster while fighting her.

Amumu vs Shyvana Counter Stats

Amumu Image
Win Rate
49.9 %
VS
Win Rate
50.1 %
Shyvana Image
4.5
< Kills >
6
6.1
< Deaths >
5.3
11
< Assists >
8.1
1
< Killing Sprees >
1.39
34
< Minions Killed >
77
1.12
< Dragons Killed >
1.46
0.38
< Inhibitors >
0.48
1,493
< Physical Damage >
3,967
11,547
< Magic Damage >
16,384
2,371
< True Damage >
1,203
15,412
< Damage Dealt >
21,555
28,834
< Damage Taken >
35,712
10,393
< Gold Earned >
12,106
1.17
< Towers >
1.88
0.28
< Baron Takedowns >
0.27
6,292
< Total Healing >
7,792
12,404
< Experience >
14,189
26
< Vision Score >
21
9
< Wards Placed >
6
219
< Time Dealing CC >
554

How to Counter Shyvana with Amumu in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here underscore some strategic Amumu against Shyvana matchup stats that may help us realize the differences between the two. Amumu’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Shyvana’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Amumu may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Shyvana..

Amumu normally has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his foe does. On average, he receives less damage than Shyvana. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also hint that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Amumu and Shyvana

Damage Types Compared

Amumu
Shyvana
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Amumu
Shyvana

Who is Better, Amumu or Shyvana?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Amumu usually fairs equally well when playing against Shyvana, with a 49.9% win rate. As a result, Amumu makes an ok counter to Shyvana.

While Amumu does have a lower winrate than Shyvana, when facing one another, Amumu also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less complex champion to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Amumu into Shyvana.

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

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Amumu vs Shyvana matchups, Shyvana is the better champ with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Amumu is a somewhat poor counter for Shyvana. Focus your tactics on maximizing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Amumu against Shyvana.

Additional Information for Amumu Players

How We Calculated Our Amumu vs Shyvana Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Shyvana as Amumu, we analyzed 3,919 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 Shyvana 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 Shyvana during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips presented here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Amumu usually racks up less CS relative to Shyvana. Champions who typically don't take much CS often don't require much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The top items to focus on in your Amumu versus Shyvana build consist of Sunfire Aegis, Frozen Heart, and Demonic Embrace. When Amumu bought at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better vs. Shyvana than with many other typical builds. In fact, Amumu had an average win rate of 49.9% battling Shyvana with this build.

To have the greatest likelihood of annihilating Shyvana as Amumu, you should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Cheap Shot, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the runes we have analyed for Amumu vs Shyvana face-offs, this blending of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 49.9% winrate overall.

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