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

Xayah vs Amumu

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

How to Beat Amumu as Xayah

based on 1,422 Xayah vs Amumu matchups
Win Rate
48.9 %
K/D/A
2.28
Pick Rate
1.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our matchup statistics from the millions of recently rated League matches that we analyze every week. Our guide on how to beat Amumu as Xayah resulted from an evaluation of 1422 ranked games where both champs faced off against each other. This champ matchup is somewhat rare. Xayah encounters Amumu in only 1.9% of her rounds.

Xayah vs Amumu Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Xayah does a below average job of beating Amumu. Normally, she wins a acceptable 48.9% of the time the champs clash against each other in. In Xayah against Amumu matches, Xayah’s side is 0.0% more likely to gain first blood, indicating that she probably will get first blood against Amumu.

Best Xayah vs Amumu Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Tear of the GoddessSerrated Dirk

Core Xayah Items

~22 Mins
EclipseMuramanaEdge of Night

Optional Items

Serylda's GrudgeEssence ReaverThe CollectorPhantom Dancer

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Sorcery Summon Aery Manaflow BandTranscendenceScorch
Inspiration Magical FootwearBiscuit Delivery
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Xayah's passive ability p
Xayah q ability q
Xayah w ability w
Xayah e ability e
Xayah's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
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 Amumu as Xayah

Tips for Playing as Xayah against Amumu

Xayah's attacks and abilities leave Feathers on the ground that she can later recall for massive area damage and control.

Xayah can use Featherstorm to dodge almost any ability while also creating a ton of Feathers. Try to utilize the offensive and defensive aspects of this ability.

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.

Xayah vs Amumu Counter Stats

Xayah Image
Win Rate
48.9 %
VS
Win Rate
51.1 %
Amumu Image
6.7
< Kills >
4.9
6.1
< Deaths >
6.2
7.2
< Assists >
10.7
1.55
< Killing Sprees >
1.11
168
< Minions Killed >
33
0.33
< Dragons Killed >
1.31
0.53
< Inhibitors >
0.39
18,732
< Physical Damage >
1,441
418
< Magic Damage >
10,179
509
< True Damage >
2,068
19,659
< Damage Dealt >
13,689
17,582
< Damage Taken >
27,554
11,843
< Gold Earned >
10,596
2.36
< Towers >
1.25
0.09
< Baron Takedowns >
0.32
1,909
< Total Healing >
6,904
12,730
< Experience >
12,701
18
< Vision Score >
23
9
< Wards Placed >
7
65
< Time Dealing CC >
244

How to Counter Amumu with Xayah in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here show some strategic Xayah vs. Amumu counter stats that may help us explain the distinctions between the two. Xayah’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Amumu’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Xayah may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Amumu..

Xayah typically has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her enemy does. On average, she takes less damage than Amumu. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also show that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Xayah and Amumu

Damage Types Compared

Xayah
Amumu
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Xayah
Amumu

Who is Better, Xayah or Amumu?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Xayah usually loses when facing off against Amumu, with a 48.9% win rate. As a result, Xayah makes a poor counter for Amumu.

While Xayah does have a lower win rate compared to Amumu, when they face off with one another, Xayah also has a greater level of difficulty that makes her a more difficult character to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Xayah into Amumu.

Additionally, Xayah also has almost no amount of utility and CC, 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 is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Xayah vs Amumu matchups, Amumu is the better champ with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.

Xayah is a somewhat poor counter to Amumu. Make sure you focus your strategy on maximizing your CS and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Xayah against Amumu.

Additional Information for Xayah Players

How We Calculated Our Xayah vs Amumu Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Amumu as Xayah, we analyzed 1,422 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 Xayah 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

To learn all of the intricacies of Xayah in order to counter Amumu during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and tips presented here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Xayah typically accumulates much more CS relative to Amumu. Champs who typically don't take many minion kills usualy don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to prioritize in your Xayah versus Amumu build include Eclipse, Muramana, and Edge of Night. When Xayah incorporated at least these three items in her build, she did much better when facing Amumu than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Xayah boasted an average win rate of 48.9% when playing against Amumu with this counter build.

To have the best likelihood of coming out on top against Amumu as Xayah, Xayah players should use the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Magical Footwear, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Sorcery and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune builds we have analyed for Xayah vs Amumu matchups, this mix of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 48.9% winrate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Amumu as Xayah are given for all ranked divisions. If you want to filter the statistics and builds to a distinct skill level, you may use the selection menu earlier on the page.