How to Win Poppy vs Rammus Counter Matchup Poppy is in the a tier of champions

Poppy vs Rammus

How to Beat Rammus as Poppy in LoL Rammus is in the a tier of champions
Tank Fighter
Tank Fighter

How to Beat Rammus as Poppy

based on 435 Poppy vs Rammus matchups
Win Rate
43.7 %
K/D/A
2.16
Pick Rate
1.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup statistics from the millions of recently rated LoL rounds that we get from Riot Games every week. Our guide on how to beat Rammus as Poppy resulted from an analysis of 435 ranked rounds where both champions faced off against one another. This particular champ pairing is relatively rare. Poppy is forced to battle against Rammus in only 1.6% of her matches.

Poppy vs Rammus Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Poppy has done a pathetic job of beating Rammus. Typically, she wins a lowly 43.7% of games the champs face off with one another in. In Poppy vs Rammus matches, Poppy’s side is 0.1% more probable to get first blood, implying that she most likely will be able to get first blood against Rammus.

Best Poppy vs Rammus Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsSheen

Core Poppy Items

~22 Mins
Divine SundererDead Man's PlateForce of Nature

Optional Items

Thornmail

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Dark Harvest Cheap ShotEyeball CollectionRelentless Hunter
Sorcery CelerityWaterwalking
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Poppy's passive ability p
Poppy q ability q
Poppy w ability w
Poppy e ability e
Poppy's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Rammus as Poppy

Tips for Playing as Poppy against Rammus

Iron Ambassador tends to land near walls, try to take advantage of this with Heroic Charge.

Keeper's Verdict can be released immediately to send the enemy straight up, take advantage of this in duels.

Advice to Win Against Rammus

Rammus often stacks high Armor, leaving him especially vulnerable to caster damage while not in Defensive Ball Curl.

Pay particular attention to when his Defensive Ball Curl is off. Rammus has much lower stats than a normal tank when he's out of the stance.

Poppy vs Rammus Counter Stats

Poppy Image
Win Rate
43.7 %
VS
Win Rate
56.3 %
Rammus Image
5.2
< Kills >
5
6.2
< Deaths >
5.7
8.2
< Assists >
11.6
1.22
< Killing Sprees >
1.14
71
< Minions Killed >
32
0.79
< Dragons Killed >
1.31
0.39
< Inhibitors >
0.36
12,561
< Physical Damage >
2,602
2,877
< Magic Damage >
12,144
1,071
< True Damage >
1,139
16,509
< Damage Dealt >
15,885
28,319
< Damage Taken >
30,124
10,547
< Gold Earned >
10,862
1.6
< Towers >
1.27
0.16
< Baron Takedowns >
0.29
5,852
< Total Healing >
7,968
13,020
< Experience >
13,127
23
< Vision Score >
20
9
< Wards Placed >
6
600
< Time Dealing CC >
616

How to Counter Rammus with Poppy in LoL

The stats shown on this page feature several influential Poppy vs. Rammus counter statistics that can help you understand the differences between this set of champions. As an example, Poppy’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Rammus’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Poppy may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Rammus..

Poppy typically has a similar longest kill spree as her counter does. On average, she takes a similar amount of damage to Rammus. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also imply that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Poppy and Rammus

Damage Types Compared

Poppy
Rammus
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Poppy
Rammus

Who is Better, Poppy or Rammus?

Both League champions are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Poppy usually loses when taking on Rammus, with a 43.7% win rate. As a result, Poppy makes a poor counter for Rammus.

While Poppy does have a much lower winrate than Rammus, when on opposite teams, Poppy also has a greater difficulty level that makes her a more time consuming champion to develop with. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Poppy into Rammus.

Additionally, Poppy has a great amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Rammus. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Poppy vs Rammus matchups, Rammus is the better champ with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.

Poppy is a garbage counter for Rammus. Make sure you focus your strategy on increasing your gold income and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Poppy against Rammus.

Additional Information for Poppy Players

How We Calculated Our Poppy vs Rammus Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Rammus as Poppy, we analyzed 435 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 Rammus as Poppy 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 Poppy in order to counter Rammus during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats displayed here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Poppy often picks up more CS relative to Rammus. Champions who on average don't take many minion kills often don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have many items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The most important items to focus on in your Poppy versus Rammus build include Divine Sunderer, Dead Man's Plate, and Force of Nature. When Poppy used at least these three pieces in her build, she did a lot better vs. Rammus than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Poppy had an average winrate of 43.7% when countering Rammus with this counter build.

To have the highest probability of defeating Rammus as Poppy, Poppy players should use the Dark Harvest, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Celerity, and Waterwalking runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players chose for Poppy vs Rammus counters, this composite of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 43.7% winrate overall.

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