The 1-2-3 combo of Rocket Grab, Power Fist, and Static Field can devastate an individual opponent.
Using Blitzcrank's grab to pull an enemy into your tower range followed by a Power Fist will allow the tower to get several hits on them.
Amumu's Despair makes purchasing primarily Health items a risky proposition.
Erratic movement, or hiding behind creep waves can make it difficult for Amumu to instigate a fight with Bandage Toss.
Avoid bunching up with other allies when Amumu has his ultimate available.
The stat comparisons shown on this page underscore some influential Blitzcrank vs. Amumu counter statistics that can help you explain the distinctions between the two. For instance, Blitzcrank’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Amumu’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Blitzcrank may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Amumu..
Blitzcrank typically has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his opponent does. On average, he receives less damage than Amumu. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, but it can also illustrate that the champ with higher health has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.
Both League of Legends champs are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Blitzcrank usually loses when facing off against Amumu, with a 46.7% win rate. Therefore, Blitzcrank makes a poor counter to Amumu.
While Blitzcrank does have a lower win rate compared to Amumu, when facing one another, Blitzcrank also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more time consuming character to pick up and master. You may get destroyed when picking Blitzcrank into Amumu.
Additionally, Blitzcrank also has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Amumu. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Blitzcrank vs Amumu matchups, Amumu is the better champion with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.
Blitzcrank is a trash counter to Amumu. Focus your gameplay on keeping up your CS and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Blitzcrank against Amumu.
To truly master Blitzcrank to counter Amumu during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions displayed above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Blitzcrank usually racks up a similar amount of CS relative to Amumu. Champs who typically don't get many minion kills typically don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling properly 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 numbers displayed here to do well.
The most crucial items to focus on in your Blitzcrank versus Amumu build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Zeke's Convergence, and Knight's Vow. When Blitzcrank combined at least these three items in his build, he performed much better when facing Amumu than with many other typical builds. In fact, Blitzcrank had an average win rate of 46.7% battling Amumu with these items in his kit.
To have the best chance of vanquishing Amumu as Blitzcrank, you should take the Aftershock, Demolish, Conditioning, Overgrowth, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players chose for Blitzcrank vs Amumu counters, this combination of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 46.7% win rate overall.
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