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.
Spreading out Hextech Micro-Rockets leads to more reliable damage and more efficiency against multiple targets, but focusing it creates the biggest impact.
Turret placement can be a deciding factor in a battle. Against most enemies turrets are best when they can support each other, but if the enemy has a lot of area of effect damage your turrets can be destroyed quickly. Placing turrets in brush can lead to a surprise attack in your favor.
The success of Electron Storm Grenade is very important to Heimerdinger's survival. The slow and stun both are capable of keeping enemies in place long enough to punish them, but it is also the first line of defense against a surprise attack.
The Amumu Heimerdinger synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Heimerdinger, 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 Heimerdinger. His KDA went down from NaN to NaN. This drop shows that Heimerdinger helps Amumu perform worse in competitive League of Legends games. Yet, the small difference indicates that this performance change is only marginal.
When Amumu tries to synergize with Heimerdinger, he gets a little increase in his full damage dealt. This change may signal that Heimerdinger provides protection for him to deal more damage or that his support also helps increase the match's duration. Similarly, when Amumu is played alongside Heimerdinger on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when he plays alone. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing with Heimerdinger.
Moreover, when Amumu plays with Heimerdinger on the same team, he on average receives a little more damage than when he plays alone. Receiving more damage may mean that Heimerdinger does a poor job of covering Amumu during team fights.
There is no ideal companion for Amumu that will always be his best ally. However, overall, Heimerdinger is a great teammate for Amumu. By being on the same team as Amumu, he increases their win rate by 3.2% to 55.2%. This shows that there is a strong bond between Amumu and Heimerdinger that results in them performing stronger together than without each other.
Heimerdinger has a much greater difficulty compared to Amumu. That means Amumu players must be cautious when lining up Heimerdinger teammates to fight alongside, as they will need a much higher level of skill to work well with you.
When playing on the same side, you should witness an overall large increase in your team’s ability to deal magic damage. When paired, these two can deal quite a lot of AP type damage.
In contrast, by bringing Amumu and Heimerdinger together, you will not be granting your team enough attack damage. Make sure to pick other champions on your team that nullifies this disparity in their potential.
Regardless of your Heimerdinger ally's skill level, you need to focus on increasing your income, warding to avoid ambushes, and taking down objectives. If you follow these simple suggestions, you should do well, regardless.
If you would like to truly master Amumu to work well with Heimerdinger during both the early game and mid / late game phases of LoL, you should continue reading to gather additional lessons on this champion pairing. If you mind the build and suggestions shown here, you should grow your win rate by a lot.
The most important items to use in your Amumu and Heimerdinger synergy build consist of Sunfire Aegis, Frozen Heart, and Demonic Embrace. When Amumu incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better when fighting alongside Heimerdinger than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Amumu boasted an average win rate of 55.2% when synergizing his build and playstyle to Heimerdinger with this build.
To have the greatest probability of defeating your oponents, Amumu players should equip the Aftershock, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Cheap Shot, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Resolve and Domination rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Amumu and Heimerdinger pairings, this composite of runes yielded the top win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 55.2% win rate overall.
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