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

Rammus vs Caitlyn

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

based on 5,460 Rammus vs Caitlyn matchups
Win Rate
52.8 %
K/D/A
2.76
Pick Rate
10.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We generate our matchup stats from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends games that we get from Riot Games each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Caitlyn as Rammus resulted from an evaluation of 5460 ranked games where both champions opposed each other. This particular champ matchup is somewhat common. Rammus is forced to battle against Caitlyn in 10.3% of his matches.

Rammus vs Caitlyn Matchup Summary

Rammus does a good job of beating Caitlyn. Typically, he wins a terrific 52.8% of matches the champs face off with one another in. In Rammus versus Caitlyn games, Rammus’s side is 0.0% more expected to get first blood. This implies that he probably will get first blood versus Caitlyn.

Best Rammus vs Caitlyn Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Cloth ArmorBami's Cinder

Core Rammus Items

~22 Mins
Sunfire AegisThornmailDead Man's Plate

Optional Items

Warmog's ArmorFrozen HeartGargoyle StoneplateRanduin's Omen

Summoner Spells

summonerhaste summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Resolve Aftershock Font of LifeConditioningUnflinching
Precision TriumphLegend: Alacrity
AttackSpeed Armor HealthScaling
Rammus's passive ability p
Rammus q ability q
Rammus w ability w
Rammus e ability e
Rammus's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
E
3
Q
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 Caitlyn as Rammus

Tips for Playing as Rammus against Caitlyn

Using taunt on a champion by your tower can cause the tower to attack your enemy.

Powerball can be used as an effective escape mechanism.

Tremors and Defensive Ball Curl can be used late in the game to obliterate towers. If you're bogged down in a team fight, it is often valuable to break off and attack the buildings.

Advice to Win Against Caitlyn

Keep behind allied minions if Caitlyn is harassing you with Piltover Peacemaker (it deals less damage with each subsequent target).

You can intercept Ace in the Hole's missile from hitting an ally if you stand in its path.

Rammus vs Caitlyn Counter Stats

Rammus Image
Win Rate
52.8 %
VS
Win Rate
47.2 %
Caitlyn Image
5
< Kills >
6.4
5.8
< Deaths >
6.3
11
< Assists >
7
1.12
< Killing Sprees >
1.48
45
< Minions Killed >
166
0.97
< Dragons Killed >
0.2
0.38
< Inhibitors >
0.54
2,611
< Physical Damage >
16,972
13,255
< Magic Damage >
1,255
1,064
< True Damage >
1,014
16,930
< Damage Dealt >
19,242
29,503
< Damage Taken >
19,545
10,768
< Gold Earned >
11,784
1.28
< Towers >
2.52
0.27
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
7,367
< Total Healing >
3,468
13,073
< Experience >
12,234
18
< Vision Score >
18
6
< Wards Placed >
8
572
< Time Dealing CC >
72

How to Counter Caitlyn with Rammus in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here show several significant Rammus versus Caitlyn matchup stats that can help you explain the differences and similarities between these two champions. As an example, Rammus’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Caitlyn’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Rammus may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Caitlyn. This observation is largely caused by the differences in assists.

Rammus normally has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his counter does. On average, he receives more damage than Caitlyn. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also imply that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Rammus and Caitlyn

Damage Types Compared

Rammus
Caitlyn
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Rammus
Caitlyn

Who is Better, Rammus or Caitlyn?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Rammus usually wins when facing off against Caitlyn, with a 52.8% win rate. Therefore, Rammus makes a good counter for Caitlyn.

While Rammus does have a higher winrate compared to Caitlyn, when on opposite teams, Rammus also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less complex champ to learn and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Rammus into Caitlyn.

Furthermore, Rammus has a very large amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Caitlyn. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Rammus vs Caitlyn matchups, Rammus is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.

Rammus is an above average counter for Caitlyn. Make sure you focus your gameplay on increasing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Rammus against Caitlyn.

Additional Information for Rammus Players

How We Calculated Our Rammus vs Caitlyn Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Caitlyn as Rammus, we analyzed 5,460 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 Caitlyn as Rammus 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 Rammus in order to counter Caitlyn during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions presented above, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Rammus most often gets a lot less CS as Caitlyn. Champions who typically don't get many minion kills typically don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have many items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values reported on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to have in your Rammus versus Caitlyn build include Sunfire Aegis, Thornmail, and Dead Man's Plate. When Rammus incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better against Caitlyn than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Rammus had an average win rate of 52.8% battling Caitlyn with this build.

To have the highest probability of crushing Caitlyn as Rammus, you should equip the Aftershock, Font of Life, Conditioning, Unflinching, Triumph, and Legend: Alacrity runes from the Resolve and Precision rune sets. Of all the runes that we analyzed for Rammus vs Caitlyn battles, this order of runes yielded the best win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 52.8% winrate overall.

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