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Blitzcrank vs Amumu

How to Beat Amumu as Blitzcrank in LoL Amumu is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Amumu as Blitzcrank

based on 3,744 Blitzcrank vs Amumu matchups
Win Rate
46.7 %
K/D/A
2.3
Pick Rate
5.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds every week. In our dataset, Blitzcrank did battle with Amumu in 3744 games. With so many games with Blitzcrank vs Amumu gives us a lot of faith in our ability to prepare useful statistics and a pro build to counter your opposition. This particular counter matchup is relatively uncommon. Blitzcrank encounters Amumu in only 5.4% of his rounds.

Blitzcrank vs Amumu Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Blitzcrank has done a terrible job of countering Amumu. Typically, he wins a lowly 46.7% of games the champs face off with each other in. In Blitzcrank against Amumu games, Blitzcrank’s team is 0.1% more expected to get first blood, implying that he probably will get first blood against Amumu.

Best Blitzcrank vs Amumu Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSteel Shoulderguards

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsMobility Boots

Core Blitzcrank Items

~22 Mins
Locket of the Iron SolariZeke's ConvergenceKnight's Vow

Optional Items

Frozen HeartPauldrons of WhiterockBulwark of the MountainThornmail

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Blitzcrank to level up q
>
Second ability for Blitzcrank to level up w
>
Last skill for Blitzcrank to max out e

Runes

Resolve Aftershock DemolishConditioningOvergrowth
Inspiration Biscuit DeliveryCosmic Insight
CDRScaling Armor HealthScaling
Blitzcrank's passive ability p
Blitzcrank q ability q
Blitzcrank w ability w
Blitzcrank e ability e
Blitzcrank's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
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R
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Q
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W
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Q
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W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Amumu as Blitzcrank

Tips for Playing as Blitzcrank against Amumu

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.

Advice to Win Against Amumu

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.

Blitzcrank vs Amumu Counter Stats

Blitzcrank Image
Win Rate
46.7 %
VS
Win Rate
53.3 %
Amumu Image
2.1
< Kills >
4.1
6.6
< Deaths >
6.6
13.1
< Assists >
12
0.37
< Killing Sprees >
0.89
33
< Minions Killed >
35
0.04
< Dragons Killed >
0.83
0.35
< Inhibitors >
0.41
2,418
< Physical Damage >
1,363
5,654
< Magic Damage >
10,690
773
< True Damage >
2,107
8,845
< Damage Dealt >
14,161
21,422
< Damage Taken >
25,702
7,787
< Gold Earned >
9,737
1.26
< Towers >
1.25
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.21
1,605
< Total Healing >
4,776
10,169
< Experience >
11,676
44
< Vision Score >
30
20
< Wards Placed >
12
223
< Time Dealing CC >
201

How to Counter Amumu with Blitzcrank in LoL

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.

Differences between Blitzcrank and Amumu

Damage Types Compared

Blitzcrank
Amumu
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Blitzcrank
Amumu

Who is Better, Blitzcrank or Amumu?

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.

Additional Information for Blitzcrank Players

How We Calculated Our Blitzcrank vs Amumu Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Amumu as Blitzcrank, we analyzed 3,744 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 Amumu as Blitzcrank 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

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.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Amumu as Blitzcrank are displayed for every ranked division. If you would like to scope the stats and builds to a distinct rank, you should use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.