How to Win Cho'Gath vs Amumu Counter Matchup Cho'Gath is in the a tier of champions

Cho'Gath vs Amumu

How to Beat Amumu as Cho'Gath in LoL Amumu is in the a tier of champions
Tank Mage
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How to Beat Amumu as Cho'Gath

based on 1,886 Cho'Gath vs Amumu matchups
Win Rate
47 %
K/D/A
2.21
Pick Rate
4.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked LoL games every week. Within our data, Cho'Gath battled Amumu 1886 times. Having so many games with Cho'Gath vs Amumu provides us a lot of confidence in our capacity to provide enlightening stats and a supported build to crush Amumu. This champion matchup is relatively uncommon. Cho'Gath fights Amumu in only 4.4% of his matches.

Cho'Gath vs Amumu Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Cho'Gath has done a below average job of beating Amumu. Typically, he wins a lowly 47.0% of games the champs oppose each other in. In Cho'Gath against Amumu matches, Cho'Gath’s team is 0.1% less expected to earn first blood, indicating that he most likely won't be able to get first blood against Amumu.

Best Cho'Gath vs Amumu Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Cloth ArmorBami's Cinder

Core Cho'Gath Items

~22 Mins
Frostfire GauntletThornmailFrozen Heart

Optional Items

Warmog's ArmorDead Man's PlateGargoyle StoneplateForce of Nature

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Cho'Gath to level up e
>
Second ability for Cho'Gath to level up w
>
Last skill for Cho'Gath to max out q

Runes

Resolve Grasp of the Undying DemolishConditioningOvergrowth
Precision TriumphLegend: Tenacity
AttackSpeed Armor Armor
Cho'Gath's passive ability p
Cho'Gath q ability q
Cho'Gath w ability w
Cho'Gath e ability e
Cho'Gath's ultimate ability r
1
E
2
Q
3
W
4
E
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
W
9
E
10
W
11
R
12
W
13
W
14
Q
15
Q
16
R

Guide to Countering Amumu as Cho'Gath

Tips for Playing as Cho'Gath against Amumu

If you're having difficulty feasting upon champions, try eating minions until you're larger.

Try to line up your attacks with Vorpal Spikes so that they kill minions and harass enemy champions at the same time.

Using Rupture on creeps in combination with Carnivore is a good way to gain Health and Mana.

Advice to Win Against Amumu

Amumu's Despair makes purchasing primarily Health items a risky proposition.

Avoid bunching up with other allies when Amumu has his ultimate available.

Erratic movement, or hiding behind creep waves can make it difficult for Amumu to instigate a fight with Bandage Toss.

Cho'Gath vs Amumu Counter Stats

Cho'Gath Image
Win Rate
47 %
VS
Win Rate
53 %
Amumu Image
6
< Kills >
4.8
5.8
< Deaths >
6.2
6.8
< Assists >
11.6
1.36
< Killing Sprees >
1.07
144
< Minions Killed >
35
0.46
< Dragons Killed >
1.23
0.45
< Inhibitors >
0.41
2,316
< Physical Damage >
1,540
13,169
< Magic Damage >
12,444
3,760
< True Damage >
2,506
19,246
< Damage Dealt >
16,491
35,699
< Damage Taken >
29,513
11,352
< Gold Earned >
10,719
2.02
< Towers >
1.27
0.18
< Baron Takedowns >
0.3
7,679
< Total Healing >
6,377
14,117
< Experience >
12,741
18
< Vision Score >
26
8
< Wards Placed >
9
1,051
< Time Dealing CC >
235

How to Counter Amumu with Cho'Gath in LoL

The stats provided here emphasize several valuable Cho'Gath versus Amumu counter stats that can help us understand the differences and similarities between the pair. Cho'Gath’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Amumu’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Cho'Gath may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Amumu..

Cho'Gath usually has a similar longest killing spree as his foe does. Typically, he receives more damage than Amumu. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also indicate that the champ with more health has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Cho'Gath and Amumu

Damage Types Compared

Cho'Gath
Amumu
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Cho'Gath
Amumu

Who is Better, Cho'Gath or Amumu?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Cho'Gath usually loses when facing off against Amumu, with a 47.0% win rate. As a result, Cho'Gath makes a poor counter to Amumu.

While Cho'Gath does have a lower winrate than Amumu, when on opposite teams, Cho'Gath also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more challenging champ to develop with. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Cho'Gath into Amumu.

Moreover, Cho'Gath also has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Amumu. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Cho'Gath 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.

Cho'Gath is a bad counter to Amumu. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on increasing your CS and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Cho'Gath against Amumu.

Additional Information for Cho'Gath Players

How We Calculated Our Cho'Gath vs Amumu Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Amumu as Cho'Gath, we analyzed 1,886 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 Cho'Gath 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 learn all of the intricacies of Cho'Gath in order to counter Amumu during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats presented above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Cho'Gath most often accumulates much more CS as Amumu. Champs who on average don't acquire many minion kills often don't need much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require many items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers displayed here to do well.

The ideal items to have in your Cho'Gath versus Amumu build include Frostfire Gauntlet, Thornmail, and Frozen Heart. When Cho'Gath combined at least these three items in his build, he performed much better countering Amumu than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Cho'Gath boasted an average win rate of 47.0% when countering Amumu with this counter build.

To have the best likelihood of crushing Amumu as Cho'Gath, Cho'Gath players should equip the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Conditioning, Overgrowth, Triumph, and Legend: Tenacity runes from the Resolve and Precision rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players picked for Cho'Gath vs Amumu fights, this mixture of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 47.0% win rate overall.

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