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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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