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

Vayne vs Amumu

How to Beat Amumu as Vayne in LoL Amumu is in the b tier of champions
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Tank Mage

How to Beat Amumu as Vayne

based on 4,648 Vayne vs Amumu matchups
Win Rate
47.1 %
K/D/A
1.98
Pick Rate
5.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our counter statistics from the millions of rated LoL matches that we evaluate each week. This guide on how to beat Amumu as Vayne resulted from an evaluation of 4648 ranked rounds where both champs opposed each other. This particular matchup is relatively uncommon. Vayne is forced to battle against Amumu in only 5.4% of her rounds.

Vayne vs Amumu Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Vayne has done a poor job of beating Amumu. Typically, she wins a lowly 47.1% of matches the champs battle each other in. In Vayne against Amumu matches, Vayne’s side is 0.1% less likely to obtain first blood. This implies that she most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Amumu.

Best Vayne vs Amumu Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordNoonquiver

Core Vayne Items

~22 Mins
Immortal ShieldbowGuardian AngelGuinsoo's Rageblade

Optional Items

Mercurial ScimitarPhantom DancerWit's EndBlade of The Ruined King

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo TriumphLegend: AlacrityCoup de Grace
Domination Taste of BloodTreasure Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive HealthScaling
Vayne's passive ability p
Vayne q ability q
Vayne w ability w
Vayne e ability e
Vayne's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
Q
9
W
10
Q
11
R
12
Q
13
Q
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Amumu as Vayne

Tips for Playing as Vayne against Amumu

Tumble has many uses, but it cannot pass over walls.

Condemn can be used to both pin targets to walls to ensure a kill, or to escape a pursuer.

Don't go in first to a large teamfight. Wait for your teammates to initiate.

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.

Vayne vs Amumu Counter Stats

Vayne Image
Win Rate
47.1 %
VS
Win Rate
52.9 %
Amumu Image
7.3
< Kills >
4.1
6.6
< Deaths >
6.4
5.8
< Assists >
11.8
1.7
< Killing Sprees >
0.9
159
< Minions Killed >
34
0.2
< Dragons Killed >
0.9
0.47
< Inhibitors >
0.42
12,683
< Physical Damage >
1,347
605
< Magic Damage >
10,084
6,393
< True Damage >
2,049
19,683
< Damage Dealt >
13,482
20,407
< Damage Taken >
26,202
12,180
< Gold Earned >
9,890
2.18
< Towers >
1.34
0.07
< Baron Takedowns >
0.23
2,874
< Total Healing >
4,995
12,660
< Experience >
11,875
18
< Vision Score >
31
8
< Wards Placed >
12
54
< Time Dealing CC >
202

How to Counter Amumu with Vayne in LoL

The stats shown here clarify some valuable Vayne vs. Amumu matchup stats that can help you figure out the differences between the two. As an example, Vayne’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Amumu’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Vayne may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Amumu. This observation is largely caused by the difference in kills.

Vayne often has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her opponent does. On average, she receives less damage than Amumu. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also illustrate that the champion with increased health has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Vayne and Amumu

Damage Types Compared

Vayne
Amumu
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Vayne
Amumu

Who is Better, Vayne or Amumu?

Both LoL champs are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Vayne usually loses when playing against Amumu, with a 47.1% win rate. Therefore, Vayne makes a bad counter to Amumu.

While Vayne does have a lower winrate than Amumu, when they face off with one another, Vayne also has a much greater learning curve that makes her a more challenging character to learn and master. You should be very concerned when picking Vayne into Amumuas her relative depth means you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Vayne also has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Amumu. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Vayne 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 teammates during team fights.

Vayne is a garbage counter to Amumu. You will do well by focussing your actions on maximizing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Vayne against Amumu.

Additional Information for Vayne Players

How We Calculated Our Vayne vs Amumu Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Amumu as Vayne, we analyzed 4,648 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 Vayne 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 Vayne to counter Amumu during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats displayed here, you should increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Vayne typically accumulates much more CS as Amumu. Champions who on average don't get much CS usualy don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require many items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers shown here to do well.

The ideal items to have in your Vayne versus Amumu build include Immortal Shieldbow, Guardian Angel, and Guinsoo's Rageblade. When Vayne included at least these three items in her build, she performed significantly better countering Amumu than with many other common item sets. In fact, Vayne had an average winrate of 47.1% battling Amumu with this counter build.

To have the greatest likelihood of crushing Amumu as Vayne, Vayne players should take the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Treasure Hunter, and Taste of Blood runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune sets players picked for Vayne vs Amumu fights, this mixture of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 47.1% winrate overall.

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