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

Lucian vs Amumu

How to Beat Amumu as Lucian in LoL Amumu is in the s tier of champions
Marksman
Tank Mage

How to Beat Amumu as Lucian

based on 6,090 Lucian vs Amumu matchups
Win Rate
47.1 %
K/D/A
2.15
Pick Rate
3.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We generate our matchup statistics from the millions of rated League of Legends rounds that we review each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Amumu as Lucian resulted from an evaluation of 6090 ranked matches where both champs engaged each other. This champion matchup is somewhat rare. Lucian fights Amumu in only 3.8% of his games.

Lucian vs Amumu Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Lucian does a poor job of beating Amumu. Normally, he wins a lowly 47.1% of the time the champions clash against each other in. In Lucian vs Amumu rounds, Lucian’s team is 0.0% more likely to gain first blood, indicating that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Amumu.

Best Lucian vs Amumu Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
PickaxeNoonquiver

Core Lucian Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerEssence ReaverNavori Quickblades

Optional Items

BloodthirsterSerylda's GrudgeInfinity EdgeThe Collector

Summoner Spells

summonerboost summoner spell D
summonerflash summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Press the Attack Presence of MindLegend: BloodlineCoup de Grace
Inspiration Magical FootwearBiscuit Delivery
Attack Speed Adaptive Force Magic Resist
Lucian's passive ability p
Lucian q ability q
Lucian w ability w
Lucian e ability e
Lucian's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
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
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Amumu as Lucian

Tips for Playing as Lucian against Amumu

Once you have chosen an angle for The Culling, you cannot change it. Pick your moment well!

For optimal burst, try to combine Relentless Pursuit into Piercing Light.

Because of Lightslinger, Lucian benefits more from Attack Damage than he does from Attack Speed.

Ardent Blaze actually explodes in a star pattern. Try to line it up so the spokes hit enemy champions.

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.

Lucian vs Amumu Counter Stats

Lucian Image
Win Rate
47.1 %
VS
Win Rate
52.9 %
Amumu Image
7.6
< Kills >
3.9
6.6
< Deaths >
6.3
6.6
< Assists >
10.8
1.76
< Killing Sprees >
0.86
167
< Minions Killed >
35
0.17
< Dragons Killed >
0.81
0.47
< Inhibitors >
0.38
16,577
< Physical Damage >
1,366
2,565
< Magic Damage >
10,302
1,235
< True Damage >
2,013
20,378
< Damage Dealt >
13,682
20,484
< Damage Taken >
27,479
12,095
< Gold Earned >
9,601
2.2
< Towers >
1.17
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.21
2,537
< Total Healing >
2,241
12,515
< Experience >
11,810
18
< Vision Score >
31
8
< Wards Placed >
12
28
< Time Dealing CC >
184

How to Counter Amumu with Lucian in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here emphasize several strategic Lucian vs. Amumu counter statistics that may help you explain the distinctions between the pair. Lucian’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Amumu’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Lucian may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Amumu. This observation is in large part a result of the difference in kills.

Lucian typically has a much larger longest kill spree than his matchup does. Typically, he receives less damage than Amumu. This often reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also indicate that the champ with more health has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Lucian and Amumu

Damage Types Compared

Lucian
Amumu
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Lucian
Amumu

Who is Better, Lucian or Amumu?

Both League champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Lucian usually loses when playing against Amumu, with a 47.1% win rate. As a result, Lucian makes a bad counter to Amumu.

While Lucian does have a lower win rate compared to Amumu, when facing one another, Lucian also has a much greater difficulty level that makes him a more difficult champion to learn and master. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Lucian into Amumu.

Moreover, Lucian has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Amumu. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Lucian vs Amumu matchups, Amumu is the better champion with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.

Lucian is a terribly counter for Amumu. Make sure you focus your strategy on keeping up your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Lucian against Amumu.

Additional Information for Lucian Players

How We Calculated Our Lucian vs Amumu Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Amumu as Lucian, we analyzed 6,090 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 Lucian 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 Lucian in order to counter Amumu during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats presented above, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Lucian often gets much more CS compared to Amumu. Champions who on average don't earn many minion kills usualy don't need much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The ideal items to prioritize in your Lucian versus Amumu build consist of Kraken Slayer, Essence Reaver, and Navori Quickblades. When Lucian bought at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better versus Amumu than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Lucian boasted an average win rate of 47.1% battling Amumu with this build.

To have the best likelihood of coming out on top against Amumu as Lucian, you should use the Press the Attack, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Coup de Grace, Magical Footwear, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players chose for Lucian vs Amumu counter picks, this order of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 47.1% winrate overall.

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