Twilight Shroud offers safety in even the most dangerous situations. Use that time to save up energy for a quick strike later.
Akali excels at killing fragile champions. Let your team initiate and then strike at the people in the back.
Despair is very effective against other tanks, so make sure you're in range of opponents with the highest Health.
Amumu is highly dependent on teammates, so try laning with your friends for maximum effectiveness.
Cooldown Reduction on Amumu is very strong, but it's often difficult to itemize for it. Grab the Golem buff whenever possible to gain Cooldown Reduction without sacrificing stats.
The Akali Amumu synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of her gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Amumu, compared to her overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how her gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.
Overall, Akali sees a large worsening in her KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Amumu. His KDA worsened from NaN to NaN. This worsening shows that Amumu helps Akali perform poorer in competitive LoL rounds. Yet, the small difference indicates that this performance change is only marginal.
When Akali tries to synergize with Amumu, she gets a marginal improvement in her complete damage dealt. This could indicate that Amumu provides protection for her to deal more damage or that his participation also helps increase the round's duration. Similarly, when Akali is played with Amumu on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when she plays without Amumu. This is contrasting evidence that she is worse when playing synergisticly with Amumu.
Moreover, when Akali plays with Amumu on the same team, she usually receives a little less damage than when she plays alone. Taking not as much damage may mean that Amumu does a decent job of covering Akali in team fights.
There is no ideal champion pairing for Akali that will always be her top ally. Yet, Amumu is a good companion for Akali. By playing on the same side as Akali, he raises their win rate by 1.0% to 49.5%. This proves that there is pretty good bond between Akali and Amumu that allows them to perform at the top of their game together than without each other.
Amumu has a much lower diffuclty than Akali. That means Akali players don't need to be careful when finding Amumu comrades to go into battle on the same side as, as they will require a much lower level of skill to cooperate well with you.
Working alongside, Akali players will likely witness an overall large increase in your team’s capacity to deal magic damage. Combined, these two can blast through enemies with magic damage.
In contrast, by bringing Akali and Amumu together, you will not be giving your other allies very much AD. We recommend you include other champions on your team that helps cover this relative disparity in this pairing's potential.
Regardless of the skill of your Amumu teammate, you should focus on increasing your gold income, outlasting your enemies, and taking down objectives. If you do this, you will do well anyway.
If you would like to truly master Akali to work well with Amumu during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends rounds, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this champion pairing. If you use the build and stats presented here, you should grow your win rate significantly.
The ideal finished items to have in your Akali and Amumu synergy build consist of Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Shadowflame. When Akali included at least these three pieces in her build, she did much better when fighting alongside Amumu than with many other common item sets. In fact, Akali boasted an average winrate of 49.5% when playing alongside Amumu with this build.
To have the highest chance of defeating your oponents, Akali players should take the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Second Wind, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the runes we have analyed for this team composition, this mix of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 49.5% winrate overall.
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