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

Warwick vs Amumu

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

How to Beat Amumu as Warwick

based on 1,879 Warwick vs Amumu matchups
Win Rate
49.8 %
K/D/A
2.08
Pick Rate
2.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of ranked LoL rounds each and every week. Within our data, Warwick faced Amumu in 1879 games. Using so many games with Warwick vs Amumu gives us confidence in our capability to prepare informative statistics and a solid build to smash Amumu. This particular pairing is somewhat rare. Warwick has to counter Amumu in only 2.8% of his games.

Warwick vs Amumu Matchup Summary

Warwick does a ok job of countering Amumu. Typically, he wins a acceptable 49.8% of matches the champs face one another in. In Warwick versus Amumu matches, Warwick’s team is 0.1% more probable to get first blood, implying that he most likely will get first blood against Amumu.

Best Warwick vs Amumu Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsRuby Crystal

Core Warwick Items

~22 Mins
Divine SundererBlade of The Ruined KingTitanic Hydra

Optional Items

Death's DanceSpirit VisageThornmailRavenous Hydra

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Press the Attack TriumphLegend: AlacrityLast Stand
Sorcery CelerityWaterwalking
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Warwick's passive ability p
Warwick q ability q
Warwick w ability w
Warwick e ability e
Warwick's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
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R
12
W
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W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Amumu as Warwick

Tips for Playing as Warwick against Amumu

Follow your Blood Hunt trails to low health enemy champions.

Infinite Duress (R)'s distance scales with any Move Speed you gain, even from ally buffs and summoner spells.

Jaws of the Beast (Q) will follow enemies who run, dash or teleport if you keep the button held down.

Advice to Win Against Amumu

Erratic movement, or hiding behind creep waves can make it difficult for Amumu to instigate a fight with Bandage Toss.

Amumu's Despair makes purchasing primarily Health items a risky proposition.

Avoid bunching up with other allies when Amumu has his ultimate available.

Warwick vs Amumu Counter Stats

Warwick Image
Win Rate
49.8 %
VS
Win Rate
50.2 %
Amumu Image
7.6
< Kills >
4.8
7.2
< Deaths >
6.5
7.4
< Assists >
10.6
1.77
< Killing Sprees >
1.08
44
< Minions Killed >
32
1.39
< Dragons Killed >
1.27
0.39
< Inhibitors >
0.37
6,052
< Physical Damage >
1,425
8,350
< Magic Damage >
10,539
870
< True Damage >
2,048
15,272
< Damage Dealt >
14,013
34,795
< Damage Taken >
27,349
11,241
< Gold Earned >
10,550
1.4
< Towers >
1.18
0.25
< Baron Takedowns >
0.3
16,188
< Total Healing >
6,769
12,723
< Experience >
12,507
18
< Vision Score >
19
6
< Wards Placed >
7
270
< Time Dealing CC >
239

How to Counter Amumu with Warwick in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here feature several vital Warwick versus Amumu counter stats that may help us realize the distinctions between the pair. Warwick’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Amumu’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Warwick may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Amumu..

Warwick usually has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his counter does. On average, he receives more damage than Amumu. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also imply that the champion with increased HP has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Warwick and Amumu

Damage Types Compared

Warwick
Amumu
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Warwick
Amumu

Who is Better, Warwick or Amumu?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Warwick usually fairs equally well when taking on Amumu, with a 49.8% win rate. As a result, Warwick makes an ok counter for Amumu.

While Warwick does have a lower winrate compared to Amumu, when on opposite teams, Warwick also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more challenging champ to learn. You still need to be cautious when picking Warwick into Amumu.

Furthermore, Warwick has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Amumu. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

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

Warwick is a somewhat poor counter to Amumu. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on keeping up your gold income and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Warwick against Amumu.

Additional Information for Warwick Players

How We Calculated Our Warwick vs Amumu Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Amumu as Warwick, we analyzed 1,879 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 Warwick 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 Warwick in order to counter Amumu during both the early game 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 pay attention to the build and tips presented here, you should increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Warwick often racks up a similar amount of CS relative to Amumu. Champions who typically don't take much CS often don't require much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values displayed here to do well.

The top items to use in your Warwick versus Amumu build consist of Divine Sunderer, Blade of The Ruined King, and Titanic Hydra. When Warwick bought at least these three items in his build, he did much better when facing Amumu than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Warwick boasted an average winrate of 49.8% when countering Amumu with this build.

To have the highest chance of annihilating Amumu as Warwick, you should take the Press the Attack, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Celerity, and Waterwalking runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune builds players chose for Warwick vs Amumu fights, this blending of runes yielded the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 49.8% winrate overall.

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