Consider when to cast Lunar Rush without Moonlight and when to wait for another Crescent Strike.
Landing Crescent Strike is critically important, but don't be afraid to miss. The cooldown is short and the mana cost is low.
Use Moonfall and Lunar Rush to stay on targets and activate Moonsilver Blade for extra damage.
Rumble's ultimate can deal a lot of damage if you stay inside the area of effect. When you see the missiles falling, move out of the way as quickly as possible.
Rumble deals almost entirely magic damage. Build some Magic Resistance to reduce his damage.
Watch Rumble's Heat bar carefully. If you see him Overheat, go in for the kill while his skills are disabled.
The stat comparisons shown here clarify some strategic Diana against Rumble matchup statistics that can help you grasp the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Diana’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Rumble’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Diana may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Rumble..
Diana typically has a similar longest kill spree as her foe does. Commonly, she receives more damage than Rumble. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, yet it can also illustrate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.
Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Diana usually fairs equally well when taking on Rumble, with a 50.1% win rate. As a result, Diana makes an ok counter to Rumble.
While Diana does have a higher win rate than Rumble, when they face off with one another, Diana also has a much lower difficulty level that makes her a less time consuming champ to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Diana into Rumble.
Additionally, Diana also has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Rumble. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Diana vs Rumble matchups, Diana is the better champion with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.
Diana is a decent counter to Rumble. You will do well by focussing your strategy on maximizing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Diana against Rumble.
If you would like to truly master Diana to counter Rumble 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 suggestions shown above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Diana typically accumulates less CS as Rumble. Champs who on average don't earn much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers displayed on this page to do well.
The top items to focus on in your Diana versus Rumble build include Sunfire Aegis, Nashor's Tooth, and Shadowflame. When Diana used at least these three items in her build, she performed much better countering Rumble than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Diana boasted an average win rate of 50.1% when playing against Rumble with these items in her kit.
To have the greatest chance of defeating Rumble as Diana, Diana players should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune builds players used for Diana vs Rumble clashes, this combination of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 50.1% winrate overall.
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