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.
Allure's arm time might seem long, but the Charm and magic resist shred put Evelynn at an exteme advantage so are worth the wait.
While stealthed, pay attention to when you are (near) being detected by enemy champions. This is identified by the glowing yellow and red eyes over nearby enemy champions.
If at low health, you can take advantage of Demon Shade's healing and Camouflage to return to the fight and surprise opponents.
The Amumu Evelynn synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Evelynn, 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 Evelynn. His KDA worsened from NaN to NaN. This worsening shows that Evelynn helps Amumu perform not as well in ranked LoL games. Yet, the small difference demonstrates that this performance change is not very impactful.
When Amumu is paired with Evelynn, he observes a big decrease in his total damage dealt. This change could signal that Evelynn does not support by providing protection for him to dish out more damage or that her presence on the team also helps increase the game's duration. Similarly, when Amumu is played alongside Evelynn on the same team, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when he plays without Evelynn. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing alongside Evelynn.
Additionally, when Amumu plays with Evelynn on the same team, he typically receives much less damage than when he fights alone. Taking not as much damage could mean that Evelynn does a decent job of protecting Amumu during teamfights.
There is no one best champion pairing for Amumu that will 100% of the time be his ideal teammate. However, overall, Evelynn is a relatively poor ally for Amumu. By being on the same side as Amumu, she decreases their win rate by -1.3% to 50.7%. This proves that there is a harmful bond between Amumu and Evelynn that results in them performing worse together than without each other.
Evelynn has a much greater difficulty compared to Amumu. That means you need to be cautious when lining up Evelynn allies to play with, as they will need a much higher level of skill to work well with you.
When playing alongside, Amumu players will likely witness an overall large increase in your team’s capability to to do a lot of AP damage. Together, these champions can deal quite a lot of AP type damage.
Conversely, by grouping Amumu and Evelynn together, you may not be granting your side a lot of sustained damage output. Plan to include other champs on your team that offsets this hole in their potential.
Regardless of the ability of your Evelynn ally, you should focus on maximizing your gold income, staying alive by avoiding foolish fights, and clearing objectives. If you follow these simple suggestions, you will do well anyway.
To learn all of the intricacies of Amumu to pair well with Evelynn during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League, you should keep reading to master a few extra lessons on this champion pairing. If you mind the build and suggestions displayed above, you will grow your win rate significantly.
The top finished items to get in your Amumu and Evelynn synergy build include Evenshroud, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Amumu incorporated at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better as an ally of Evelynn than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Amumu boasted an average winrate of 50.7% helping carry Evelynn with these items in his kit.
To have the best likelihood of defeating your oponents, you should use the Aftershock, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Cheap Shot, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Resolve and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune sets players picked for this team composition, this sequence of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 50.7% winrate overall.
By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to pair Evelynn with Amumu are given for all skill levels combined. If you would like to scope the stats and builds to a particular player tier, you can use the selection menu earlier on the page.