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.
Vi cannot be stopped while using her ult. Remember to save your displacement effects until after she's done charging.
Vi will shred your Armor and gain Attack Speed if she manages to hit you three times in a row. Try not to engage in extended brawls with her.
A fully charged Vault breaker deals double damage. If you see Vi start to charge you should back off or try to dodge it.
The stats shown on this page emphasize some vital Amumu against Vi counter statistics that may help us explain the differences between the pair. For instance, Amumu’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Vi’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Amumu may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Vi..
Amumu often has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his foe does. Typically, he takes a similar amount of damage to Vi. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, yet it can also illustrate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further damage when engaged or poked.
Both League champs are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Amumu usually loses when playing against Vi, with a 48.9% win rate. Thus, Amumu makes a poor counter to Vi.
While Amumu does have a lower win rate compared to Vi, when on opposite teams, Amumu also has a lower level of difficulty that makes him a less difficult character to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Amumu into Vi.
Moreover, Amumu has a great deal of utility and CC, a similar amount to Vi. 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 in League of Legends, in Amumu vs Vi matchups, Vi is the better champ with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.
Amumu is a somewhat poor counter to Vi. Focus your tactics on increasing your CS and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Amumu against Vi.
If you would like to truly master Amumu in order to counter Vi during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions displayed here, you should grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Amumu usually accumulates a similar amount of CS compared to Vi. Champs who on average don't acquire many minion kills usualy don't need much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly 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 situation, try to do better than the numbers displayed here to do well.
The best items to prioritize in your Amumu versus Vi build include Sunfire Aegis, Thornmail, and Force of Nature. When Amumu included at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better against Vi than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Amumu boasted an average winrate of 48.9% when playing against Vi with this counter build.
To have the highest probability of defeating Vi as Amumu, Amumu players should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Cheap Shot, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune builds players used for Amumu vs Vi counters, this sequence of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 48.9% win rate overall.
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