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

Rammus vs Heimerdinger

How to Beat Heimerdinger as Rammus in LoL Heimerdinger is in the a tier of champions
Tank Fighter
Mage Support

How to Beat Heimerdinger as Rammus

based on 299 Rammus vs Heimerdinger matchups
Win Rate
50.8 %
K/D/A
2.62
Pick Rate
1.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our matchup statistics from the millions of rated League of Legends games that we get from Riot Games each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Heimerdinger as Rammus came out of an examination of 299 ranked matches where both champions opposed each other. This champ matchup is relatively rare. Rammus is forced to battle against Heimerdinger in only 1.2% of his matches.

Rammus vs Heimerdinger Matchup Summary

Rammus has done a ok job of beating Heimerdinger. On average, he wins a acceptable 50.8% of games the champs face each other in. In Rammus vs Heimerdinger rounds, Rammus’s team is 0.1% more expected to get first blood. This implies that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Heimerdinger.

Best Rammus vs Heimerdinger Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsBami's Cinder

Core Rammus Items

~22 Mins
Turbo ChemtankThornmailForce of Nature

Optional Items

Dead Man's Plate

Summoner Spells

summonerflash 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 Armor
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
Q
3
E
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 Heimerdinger as Rammus

Tips for Playing as Rammus against Heimerdinger

Powerball can be used as an effective escape mechanism.

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

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 Heimerdinger

Be wary of Heimerdinger's Upgrade!!!, as he can use it to find an answer to most trouble he gets into. Once his ultimate is down, go in for the kill!

It's better to destroy all of Heimerdinger's turrets at once with the help of creeps than to fight them one at a time.

Rammus vs Heimerdinger Counter Stats

Rammus Image
Win Rate
50.8 %
VS
Win Rate
49.2 %
Heimerdinger Image
5.1
< Kills >
5.7
6.5
< Deaths >
7.4
11.9
< Assists >
7.4
1.12
< Killing Sprees >
1.25
31
< Minions Killed >
145
1.24
< Dragons Killed >
0.16
0.34
< Inhibitors >
0.52
2,557
< Physical Damage >
814
10,727
< Magic Damage >
24,163
1,110
< True Damage >
830
14,394
< Damage Dealt >
25,809
30,406
< Damage Taken >
18,898
11,091
< Gold Earned >
11,501
1.22
< Towers >
2.11
0.23
< Baron Takedowns >
0.08
8,497
< Total Healing >
1,456
13,873
< Experience >
14,465
19
< Vision Score >
21
6
< Wards Placed >
10
671
< Time Dealing CC >
249

How to Counter Heimerdinger with Rammus in LoL

The stats shown on this page feature some important Rammus vs. Heimerdinger matchup statistics that may help us distinguish the distinctions between these two champs. Rammus’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Heimerdinger’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Rammus may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Heimerdinger. This observation is in large part caused by the differences in assists.

Rammus typically has a similar longest kill spree as his opponent does. Typically, he receives more damage than Heimerdinger. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also indicate that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Rammus and Heimerdinger

Damage Types Compared

Rammus
Heimerdinger
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Rammus
Heimerdinger

Who is Better, Rammus or Heimerdinger?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Rammus usually fairs equally well when playing against Heimerdinger, with a 50.8% win rate. Thus, Rammus makes an ok counter for Heimerdinger.

While Rammus does have a higher win rate compared to Heimerdinger, when facing one another, Rammus also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less time consuming character to learn. You should be careful when picking Rammus into Heimerdinger.

Furthermore, Rammus has a great amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Heimerdinger. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Rammus vs Heimerdinger matchups, Rammus is the better champion with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.

Rammus is a decent counter to Heimerdinger. Focus your actions on keeping up your gold income and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Rammus against Heimerdinger.

Additional Information for Rammus Players

How We Calculated Our Rammus vs Heimerdinger Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Heimerdinger as Rammus, we analyzed 299 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 Heimerdinger 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.

Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Rammus in order to counter Heimerdinger during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats presented above, you should grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Rammus most often picks up a lot less CS as Heimerdinger. Champs who typically don't get many minion kills often don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need many items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values displayed on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to focus on in your Rammus versus Heimerdinger build include Turbo Chemtank, Thornmail, and Force of Nature. When Rammus incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better countering Heimerdinger than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Rammus had an average winrate of 50.8% when playing against Heimerdinger with these items in his kit.

To have the highest probability of vanquishing Heimerdinger as Rammus, Rammus players should take the Aftershock, Font of Life, Conditioning, Unflinching, Triumph, and Legend: Alacrity runes from the Resolve and Precision rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players chose for Rammus vs Heimerdinger matchups, this mixture of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 50.8% winrate overall.

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