Tier

Win Rate

65.3%

Pick Rate

4.1%

Ban Rate

1.6%

Matches

15,252
Nasus Runes
Core Nasus Item Build Order67.1% Win Rate (82 Games)
Sheen

Starting

Trinity Force

1st

Plated Steelcaps

2nd

Frozen Heart

3rd

Trinity Force

4th

Frozen Heart

5th

Thornmail

6th

Sheen
Trinity Force
Plated Steelcaps
Frozen Heart
Trinity Force
Frozen Heart
Thornmail

Core Nasus Item Build Path

Situational

Dead Man's Plate
Sundered Sky
Randuin's Omen
Sterak's Gage
Spirit Visage
Jak'Sho, The Protean
Unending Despair

Summoner Spells

73.5% Win Rate (113 Games)
Nasus Skill Order0
Soul Eater

1

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3

4

5

6

7

8

9

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12

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14

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16

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18

Siphoning Strike
Wither
Spirit Fire
Fury of the Sands

Nasus Guide

Learn Nasus with our Nasus guide. Learn about Nasus's strengths and Nasus's weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Nasus, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • When
    Nasus
    Q
    kills a unit, Nasus gains 3 stacks, increased to 12 for champions and large minions/monsters. 1 stack = +1 damage on
    Nasus
    Q
    .
  • Nasus
    Q
    resets Nasus's auto attack.
  • Enemies in
    Nasus
    E
    's AoE also have their Armor reduced.
  • During
    Nasus
    R
    , Nasus gains bonus Armor and MR and
    Nasus
    Q
    's cooldown is halved.
Strengths
  • The more
    Nasus
    Q
    stacks he has, the more dominant he is in a side lane.
  • Nasus
    W
    usually guarantees a successful gank.
  • Can survive and turn ganks/skirmishes with
    Nasus
    R
    's effects.
  • Excels with items that enhance his tankiness, sustain, and split-pushing capabilities.
Weaknesses
  • Completely immobile, leaving him vulnerable to ganks.
  • Struggles against most crowd control.
  • Has a weaker early game, and relies too much on stacking
    Nasus
    Q
    to be effective.
  • Nasus
    R
    has a longer cooldown of 120 seconds at all ranks. Once used, he strength diminishes in fights.