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.
The stats shown here underscore some significant Viego against Amumu counter stats that can help you figure out the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Viego’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Amumu’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Viego may be more central to their team's team fighting effectiveness than Amumu. This observation is largely fueled by the difference in kills.
Viego often has a slightly larger longest killing spree than their opponent does. On average, they receives more damage than Amumu. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the champion with more health has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.
Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Viego usually loses when facing off against Amumu, with a 46.4% win rate. As a result, Viego makes a bad counter for Amumu.
While Viego does have a lower winrate than Amumu, when they face off with one another, Viego also has a greater learning curve that makes them a more complex champion to learn. You may get destroyed when picking Viego into Amumu.
Furthermore, Viego 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 fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Viego vs Amumu matchups, Amumu is the better champion with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.
Viego is a trash counter to Amumu. You will do well by focussing your tactics on maximizing your CS and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Viego against Amumu.
To truly master Viego in order to counter Amumu during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips presented above, you should grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Viego often gets a similar amount of CS as Amumu. Champs who on average don't earn much CS typically don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values displayed here to do well.
The most important items to prioritize in your Viego versus Amumu build consist of Frostfire Gauntlet, Blade of The Ruined King, and Death's Dance. When Viego incorporated at least these three items in their build, they did significantly better against Amumu than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Viego boasted an average win rate of 46.4% when countering Amumu with this counter build.
To have the highest chance of beating Amumu as Viego, you should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune builds we have analyed for Viego vs Amumu battles, this combination of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 46.4% winrate overall.
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