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.
Moving closer to Zyra can be a smart move if she places plants too far away from herself.
Moving the fight to a different area will deprive Zyra of accumulated seeds.
Plants take fixed damage from attacks and effects, similar to wards. They also expire quickly on their own.
Seeds placed by Zyra's W are larger, a different color, and grant a small amount of vision to her team.
Zyra's seeds can be destroyed by stepping on them. If she tries to grow them as you do, dodge back at the last moment.
The stats shown on this page clarify some valuable Amumu versus Zyra counter stats that can help us distinguish the differences and similarities between this set of champions. Amumu’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Zyra’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Amumu may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Zyra..
Amumu usually has a similar longest kill spree as his foe does. Typically, he takes more damage than Zyra. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also hint that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.
Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Amumu usually loses when facing off against Zyra, with a 47.0% win rate. As a result, Amumu makes a poor counter for Zyra.
While Amumu does have a lower win rate compared to Zyra, when facing one another, Amumu also has a much lower learning curve that makes him a less time consuming champ to learn. You may get destroyed when picking Amumu into Zyra.
Additionally, Amumu has a great deal of utility and CC, a similar amount to Zyra. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Amumu vs Zyra matchups, Zyra is the better champion with a much lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during team fights.
Amumu is a trash counter for Zyra. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on keeping up your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Amumu against Zyra.
To learn all of the intricacies of Amumu to counter Zyra during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions displayed above, you should increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Amumu most often racks up less CS as Zyra. Champions who on average don't take much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require many items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values shown on this page to do well.
The most crucial items to use in your Amumu versus Zyra build include Jak'Sho, The Protean, Sunfire Aegis, and Demonic Embrace. When Amumu used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better vs. Zyra than with most other typical builds. In fact, Amumu boasted an average winrate of 47.0% when playing against Zyra with this build.
To have the best probability of annihilating Zyra as Amumu, Amumu players should take the Aftershock, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Cheap Shot, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Resolve and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune builds players picked for Amumu vs Zyra LoL games, this mixture of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 47.0% winrate overall.
By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Zyra as Amumu are displayed for all ranked divisions combined. To filter the statistics and builds to a specific rank, you can use the selection menu located earlier on the page.