Tier

Win Rate

41.3%

Pick Rate

5.5%

Ban Rate

2.3%

Matches

73,090
Nautilus Runes
Core Nautilus Item Build Order44.0% Win Rate (343 Games)
Giant's Belt

Starting

Heartsteel

1st

Plated Steelcaps

2nd

Sunfire Aegis

3rd

Sunfire Aegis

4th

Thornmail

5th

Heartsteel

6th

Giant's Belt
Heartsteel
Plated Steelcaps
Sunfire Aegis
Sunfire Aegis
Thornmail
Heartsteel

Core Nautilus Item Build Path

Situational

Frozen Heart
Unending Despair
Titanic Hydra
Randuin's Omen
Warmog's Armor
Iceborn Gauntlet
Jak'Sho, The Protean

Summoner Spells

42.7% Win Rate (600 Games)
Flash
Nautilus Skill Order0
Staggering Blow

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Dredge Line
Titan's Wrath
Riptide
Depth Charge

Nautilus Guide

Learn Nautilus with our Nautilus guide. Learn about Nautilus's strengths and Nautilus's weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Nautilus, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • If
    Nautilus
    Q
    hits terrain, it refunds 50% of its cooldown and mana cost and drags him the full distance.
  • Nautilus
    W
    resets Nautilus's auto attack.
  • Nautilus
    E
    can hit the same target again (and again) for half damage.
  • Nautilus
    R
    also hits enemies along the way, but take reduced damage.
Strengths
  • Has great gank setup with
    Nautilus
    P
    and
    Nautilus
    Q
    .
  • Is a major threat at any point in the game when
    Nautilus
    R
    is available.
  • Can force teamfights by simply using
    Nautilus
    R
    .
  • Excels with items that boost his tankiness, engage potential, and team utility.
Weaknesses
  • Significantly harder to play from behind.
  • If
    Nautilus
    Q
    lands and he can't immediately walk away after using
    Nautilus
    P
    , he's probably dead.
  • Nautilus
    R
    has a longer cooldown of 120 seconds at level 1. Once used, he is less effective.