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

Amumu vs Talon

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

How to Beat Talon as Amumu

based on 1,638 Amumu vs Talon matchups
Win Rate
53.8 %
K/D/A
2.61
Pick Rate
1.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of recently ranked LoL matches every week. In our dataset, Amumu faced Talon in 1638 rounds. Using so many games with Amumu versus Talon provides us faith in our capability to produce enlightening data and a recommended build to smash your enemy. This particular pairing is somewhat rare. Amumu fights Talon in only 1.7% of his matches.

Amumu vs Talon Matchup Summary

Amumu does a good job of countering Talon. On average, he wins a terrific 53.8% of the time the champs face off with one another in. In Amumu against Talon games, Amumu’s side is 0.1% more likely to earn first blood. This implies that he probably will get first blood versus Talon.

Best Amumu vs Talon Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Cloth ArmorBami's Cinder

Core Amumu Items

~22 Mins
Sunfire AegisFrozen HeartDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Force of NatureZhonya's HourglassThornmailBulwark of the Mountain

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
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
W
2
E
3
Q
4
E
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
Q
9
E
10
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 Talon as Amumu

Tips for Playing as Amumu against Talon

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 Talon

Talon's attacks are all physical damage. Build armor early to counter his burst damage.

Talon has unrivaled roaming ability. Make sure to keep track of his position or force him to stay in lane by pushing aggressively.

Talon is heavily reliant on Shadow Assault to escape a fight. When it is down he's significantly more vulnerable.

Amumu vs Talon Counter Stats

Amumu Image
Win Rate
53.8 %
VS
Win Rate
46.2 %
Talon Image
4.7
< Kills >
7.8
6.1
< Deaths >
6.8
11.2
< Assists >
6.9
1.05
< Killing Sprees >
1.81
36
< Minions Killed >
109
1.18
< Dragons Killed >
0.57
0.39
< Inhibitors >
0.34
1,559
< Physical Damage >
19,380
11,296
< Magic Damage >
83
2,334
< True Damage >
1,574
15,189
< Damage Dealt >
21,037
28,073
< Damage Taken >
27,279
10,436
< Gold Earned >
12,494
1.23
< Towers >
1.34
0.28
< Baron Takedowns >
0.13
6,010
< Total Healing >
5,346
12,466
< Experience >
13,868
28
< Vision Score >
19
10
< Wards Placed >
6
234
< Time Dealing CC >
239

How to Counter Talon with Amumu in LoL

The stats shown on this page show some vital Amumu versus Talon counter stats that may help you grasp the distinctions between the two. As an example, Amumu’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Talon’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Amumu may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Talon. This observation is in large part a result of the differences in assists.

Amumu usually has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his matchup does. Typically, he receives a similar amount of damage to Talon. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the champ with more HP has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Amumu and Talon

Damage Types Compared

Amumu
Talon
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Amumu
Talon

Who is Better, Amumu or Talon?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Amumu usually wins when trying to fight Talon, with a 53.8% win rate. As a result, Amumu makes a great counter for Talon.

While Amumu does have a higher win rate than Talon, when facing one another, Amumu also has a much lower difficulty level that makes him a less difficult champion to learn and master. You should be be fine when picking Amumu into Talon.

Furthermore, Amumu has a great amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Talon. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Amumu vs Talon 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 allies during team fights.

Amumu is a great counter to Talon. You will do well by focussing your play on keeping up your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Amumu against Talon.

Additional Information for Amumu Players

How We Calculated Our Amumu vs Talon Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Talon as Amumu, we analyzed 1,638 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 Talon 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 in order to counter Talon during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats shown here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Amumu most often picks up a lot less CS as Talon. Champs who on average don't get many minion kills usualy don't need much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values shown here to do well.

The top items to have in your Amumu versus Talon build consist of Sunfire Aegis, Frozen Heart, and Demonic Embrace. When Amumu incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better against Talon than with most other typical builds. In fact, Amumu boasted an average winrate of 53.8% battling Talon with these items in his kit.

To have the best likelihood of defeating Talon as Amumu, Amumu players should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Cheap Shot, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune sets players picked for Amumu vs Talon counterpicks, this set of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 53.8% win rate overall.

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