How to Synergize Amumu with Cho'Gath on the Same Team Amumu is in the b tier of champions

Amumu with Cho'Gath

How to Win With Amumu and Cho'Gath Paired Together Cho'Gath is in the a tier of champions
Tank Mage
Tank Mage

How to Synergize Amumu and Cho'Gath

based on 1,215 Amumu with Cho'Gath pairs
Win Rate
52.6 %
K/D/A
2.4
Pick Rate
1.3 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

We take in the results of from millions of League of Legends matches directly from Riot Games each week. Amumu has gone into battle with Cho'Gath in 1215 recent, ranked games. By accumulating so much accurate data from the developers of League of Legends, we are sure that we can give you robust, usable builds to help Amumu play with Cho'Gath. It is very rare for Amumu to play with Cho'Gath on the same team. This has only taken place in approx. 1.3% of rounds with Amumu.

Amumu Cho'Gath Synergy Summary

Amumu does a good job of playing alongside Cho'Gath. On average, he wins a fantastic 52.6% of the time the champions appear on the same team. If you want to do better as Amumu when fighting on the same team as Cho'Gath by learning how to better synergize your playstyle with him, then check out the full build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Amumu Cho'Gath Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsBami's Cinder

Core Amumu Items

~22 Mins
Sunfire AegisThornmailFrozen Heart

Optional Items

Demonic EmbraceBulwark of the Mountain

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Domination Cheap ShotUltimate Hunter
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Amumu's passive ability p
Amumu q ability q
Amumu w ability w
Amumu e ability e
Amumu'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 Synergizing Amumu and Cho'Gath

Tips for Playing as Amumu with Cho'Gath

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.

Advice to Understand How Cho'Gath Will Play

If you're having difficulty feasting upon champions, try eating minions until you're larger.

Using Rupture on creeps in combination with Carnivore is a good way to gain Health and Mana.

Try to line up your attacks with Vorpal Spikes so that they kill minions and harass enemy champions at the same time.

Amumu Cho'Gath Synergy Stats

Amumu Image
Win Rate
52.6 %
VS
Win Rate
47.4 %
Cho'Gath Image
4.1
< Kills >
4.2
6.7
< Deaths >
6.5
12
< Assists >
11.5
0.88
< Killing Sprees >
0.92
36
< Minions Killed >
35
0.83
< Dragons Killed >
0.91
0.42
< Inhibitors >
0.39
1,447
< Physical Damage >
1,408
10,597
< Magic Damage >
10,471
2,183
< True Damage >
2,145
14,227
< Damage Dealt >
14,024
27,398
< Damage Taken >
26,874
9,972
< Gold Earned >
9,932
1.29
< Towers >
1.22
0.17
< Baron Takedowns >
0.23
5,242
< Total Healing >
5,182
12,032
< Experience >
11,932
30
< Vision Score >
31
12
< Wards Placed >
12
203
< Time Dealing CC >
200

How to Play with Cho'Gath as Amumu in LoL

The Amumu Cho'Gath synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Cho'Gath, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.

Overall, Amumu sees a large worsening in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Cho'Gath. His KDA went down from NaN to NaN. This decrease shows that Cho'Gath helps Amumu perform not as well in competitive League rounds. Yet, the small difference demonstrates that this performance change is not very impactful.

When Amumu tries to synergize with Cho'Gath, he gets a marginal improvement in his complete damage dealt. This could demonstrate that Cho'Gath helps provide cover for him to dish out more damage or that his presence on the team also helps increase the round's duration. Similarly, when Amumu is played alongside Cho'Gath on the same team, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when he plays on his own. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing alongside Cho'Gath.

Additionally, when Amumu plays with Cho'Gath on the same team, he usually receives a little more damage than when he fights alone. Taking more damage may mean that Cho'Gath does a poor job of protecting Amumu during teamfights.

Synergies between Amumu and Cho'Gath

Damage Types Compared

Amumu with Cho'Gath
Amumu
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Amumu
Cho'Gath
Synergy

Is Amumu better when played alongside Cho'Gath?

There is no ideal companion for Amumu that will no matter what be his ideal ally. However, overall, Cho'Gath is a very typical teammate for Amumu. By locking into the same team as Amumu, he improves their win rate by 0.6% to 52.6%. This clearly indicates that there is only a small bond between Amumu and Cho'Gath that results in them performing better together than alone.

Cho'Gath has a greater difficulty than Amumu. That means you should be careful when arranging Cho'Gath allies to fight alongside, as they will need a greater level of skill to play well with you.

When playing on the same side, you should expect to witness an overall large increase in your team’s ability to to do a lot of AP damage. Together, these champs can deal quite a lot of AP type damage.

Although, by grouping Amumu and Cho'Gath together, you probably will not be providing your side a great deal of sustained damage output. We recommend you have other champs on your team that fills this disparity in this pairing's playstyle.

Regardless of your Cho'Gath ally's skill level, you need to focus on increasing your income, staying alive by avoiding foolish fights, and taking down objectives. If you follow these simple suggestions, you will do well, regardless.

Additional Information for Amumu Players

How We Calculated Our Amumu Cho'Gath Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Amumu and Cho'Gath, we analyzed 1,215 ranked and recent League of Legends matches. We perform advanced data cleaning and statistical methods to guarantee that our team synergy stats are accurate and reliable. You can be confident that our recommended build to pair Amumu with Cho'Gath comes from actual 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 your division's most relevant stats and build.

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Further Insights to Win with this Champion Pairing

To truly master Amumu to pair well with Cho'Gath during both the laning and mid / late game phases of LoL games, you should continue reading to learn some more tips and tricks for this champion pairing. If you listen to the build and tips shown above, you will increase your win rate by a lot.

The top finished items to focus on in your Amumu and Cho'Gath synergy build consist of Sunfire Aegis, Thornmail, and Frozen Heart. When Amumu combined at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better when fighting alongside Cho'Gath than with many other common builds. In fact, Amumu had an average win rate of 52.6% when playing alongside Cho'Gath with this build.

To have the highest chance of beating your oponents, you should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Cheap Shot, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune sets we have analyed for this team composition, this set of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 52.6% win rate overall.

If you need to get Amumu and Cho'Gath collaboration tips and builds for a a distinct skill level, please select one from the selection menu displayed above. If viewing for the first time, the statistics and strategies displayed are computed using every game run with both champions.