How to Win Darius vs Amumu Counter Matchup Darius is in the a tier of champions

Darius vs Amumu

How to Beat Amumu as Darius in LoL Amumu is in the b tier of champions
Fighter Tank
Tank Mage

How to Beat Amumu as Darius

based on 1,566 Darius vs Amumu matchups
Win Rate
49.2 %
K/D/A
1.8
Pick Rate
2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of ranked LoL games each and every week. In our database, Darius fought Amumu in 1566 rounds. Including so many matchups for Darius versus Amumu provides us a lot of confidence in our capacity to provide useful statistics and a recommended build to crush your opponent. This particular matchup is somewhat rare. Darius has to counter Amumu in only 2.0% of his matches.

Darius vs Amumu Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Darius has done a dismal job of beating Amumu. On average, he wins a acceptable 49.2% of games the champs oppose one another in. In Darius versus Amumu matches, Darius’s team is 0.0% more likely to gain first blood. This implies that he most likely will get first blood against Amumu.

Best Darius vs Amumu Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsHearthbound Axe

Core Darius Items

~22 Mins
Trinity ForceDead Man's PlateForce of Nature

Optional Items

Sterak's GageDeath's DanceThornmailHullbreaker

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Resolve Bone PlatingUnflinching
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
Darius's passive ability p
Darius q ability q
Darius w ability w
Darius e ability e
Darius's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
Q
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
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R
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E
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E
14
W
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W
16
R

Guide to Countering Amumu as Darius

Tips for Playing as Darius against Amumu

Decimate is a powerful harassment ability. Strike an enemy from maximum range for the greatest effect.

Noxian Guillotine does more damage the more attacks you can land prior to it. Use Noxian Might to deal maximum damage.

Darius benefits greatly from enhanced survivability. The longer you can prolong a fight, the more powerful he becomes.

Advice to Win Against Amumu

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

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

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

Darius vs Amumu Counter Stats

Darius Image
Win Rate
49.2 %
VS
Win Rate
50.8 %
Amumu Image
7.4
< Kills >
4.8
6.6
< Deaths >
6.6
4.5
< Assists >
11
1.7
< Killing Sprees >
1.09
158
< Minions Killed >
33
0.15
< Dragons Killed >
1.29
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.38
14,393
< Physical Damage >
1,427
129
< Magic Damage >
10,139
3,898
< True Damage >
2,178
18,421
< Damage Dealt >
13,745
28,169
< Damage Taken >
27,804
12,071
< Gold Earned >
10,634
2.44
< Towers >
1.25
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.33
5,403
< Total Healing >
6,736
14,402
< Experience >
12,723
17
< Vision Score >
22
8
< Wards Placed >
7
162
< Time Dealing CC >
243

How to Counter Amumu with Darius in LoL

The stats shown on this page highlight some important Darius versus Amumu counter stats that may help us understand the distinctions between the pair. Darius’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Amumu’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Darius may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Amumu..

Darius often has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his enemy does. Commonly, he receives a similar amount of damage to Amumu. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also indicate that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to escape further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Darius and Amumu

Damage Types Compared

Darius
Amumu
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Darius
Amumu

Who is Better, Darius or Amumu?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Darius usually fairs equally well when taking on Amumu, with a 49.2% win rate. Therefore, Darius makes an ok counter to Amumu.

While Darius does have a lower win rate than Amumu, when on opposite teams, Darius also has a lower level of difficulty that makes him a less difficult champ to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Darius into Amumu.

Moreover, Darius also has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Amumu. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Darius vs Amumu matchups, Amumu is the better champ with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Darius is a somewhat poor counter to Amumu. Make sure you focus your play on keeping up your CS and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Darius against Amumu.

Additional Information for Darius Players

How We Calculated Our Darius vs Amumu Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Amumu as Darius, we analyzed 1,566 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 Darius 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

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Darius to counter Amumu during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and stats displayed above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Darius usually accumulates much more CS compared to Amumu. Champs who on average don't get much CS often don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. 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 require many items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values reported on this page to do well.

The best items to prioritize in your Darius versus Amumu build include Trinity Force, Dead Man's Plate, and Force of Nature. When Darius combined at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better versus Amumu than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Darius boasted an average winrate of 49.2% battling Amumu with these items in his kit.

To have the greatest probability of beating Amumu as Darius, you should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Bone Plating, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune sets players chose for Darius vs Amumu clashes, this mix of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 49.2% winrate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Amumu as Darius are presented for all skill levels combined. If you would like to scope the stats and builds to an individual rank, you should use the selection menu at the top of this page.