How to Win Vex vs Amumu Counter Matchup Vex is in the b tier of champions

Vex vs Amumu

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

How to Beat Amumu as Vex

based on 3,098 Vex vs Amumu matchups
Win Rate
45.7 %
K/D/A
2.35
Pick Rate
5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of recently ranked League matches every week. In our data, Vex battled Amumu in 3098 games. Using so many matchups for Vex versus Amumu gives us confidence in our ability to produce enlightening stats and a solid build to suppress Amumu. This champ matchup is fairly uncommon. Vex encounters Amumu in only 5.0% of their rounds.

Vex vs Amumu Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Vex does a pathetic job of countering Amumu. Normally, they wins a lowly 45.7% of games the champions face one another in. In Vex vs Amumu games, Vex’s team is 0.1% less likely to earn first blood, indicating that they most likely won't be able to get first blood against Amumu.

Best Vex vs Amumu Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeDark Seal

Core Vex Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestHorizon FocusShadowflame

Optional Items

Rabadon's DeathcapVoid StaffZhonya's Hourglass

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Electrocute Cheap ShotEyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
Sorcery TranscendenceGathering Storm
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
Vex's passive ability p
Vex q ability q
Vex w ability w
Vex e ability e
Vex's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
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Q
10
W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Amumu as Vex

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.

Vex vs Amumu Counter Stats

Vex Image
Win Rate
45.7 %
VS
Win Rate
54.3 %
Amumu Image
6.8
< Kills >
4.3
6.3
< Deaths >
6.5
8
< Assists >
11.8
1.57
< Killing Sprees >
0.94
150
< Minions Killed >
35
0.06
< Dragons Killed >
0.97
0.42
< Inhibitors >
0.4
1,381
< Physical Damage >
1,374
20,528
< Magic Damage >
10,446
1,086
< True Damage >
2,100
22,996
< Damage Dealt >
13,920
19,149
< Damage Taken >
27,250
11,171
< Gold Earned >
10,073
1.76
< Towers >
1.26
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.25
1,622
< Total Healing >
5,321
13,522
< Experience >
12,090
20
< Vision Score >
31
9
< Wards Placed >
12
530
< Time Dealing CC >
200

How to Counter Amumu with Vex in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here show some significant Vex versus Amumu matchup statistics that may help you interpret the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Vex’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Amumu’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Vex may be more central to their team's team fighting effectiveness than Amumu..

Vex usually has a slightly larger longest killing spree than their matchup does. On average, they receives less damage than Amumu. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also illustrate that the champion with more HP has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Vex and Amumu

Damage Types Compared

Vex
Amumu
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Vex
Amumu

Who is Better, Vex or Amumu?

Both League champs are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Vex usually loses when trying to fight Amumu, with a 45.7% win rate. Thus, Vex makes a bad counter to Amumu.

While Vex does have a much lower winrate than Amumu, when on opposite teams, Vex also has a lower level of difficulty that makes them a less difficult champ to develop with. You may get destroyed when picking Vex into Amumu.

Additionally, Vex has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Amumu. This often 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 for every situation in League of Legends, in Vex vs Amumu matchups, Amumu is the better champ with a much lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.

Vex is a terribly counter to Amumu. Focus your actions on keeping up your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Vex against Amumu.

Additional Information for Vex Players

How We Calculated Our Vex vs Amumu Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Amumu as Vex, we analyzed 3,098 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 Vex 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 truly master Vex to counter Amumu during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips shown here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Vex most often picks up much more CS relative to Amumu. Champions who on average don't earn much CS usualy don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values reported on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to have in your Vex versus Amumu build include Luden's Tempest, Horizon Focus, and Shadowflame. When Vex combined at least these three pieces in their build, they did significantly better countering Amumu than with most other common builds. In fact, Vex boasted an average win rate of 45.7% when countering Amumu with this counter build.

To have the greatest probability of crushing Amumu as Vex, you should equip the Electrocute, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Transcendence, and Gathering Storm runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune sets that we analyzed for Vex vs Amumu matchups, this blending of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 45.7% winrate overall.

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