Tier

Win Rate

49.1%

Pick Rate

10.3%

Matches

321,171

Playstyle: Nidalee Builds

  1. Burst

    71,308 Games

    Dark Harvest
    Precision
    Luden's Companion
    Stormsurge

    47%

  2. Burst / Poke

    11,312 Games

    Dark Harvest
    Precision
    Luden's Companion
    Horizon Focus

    51%

Pro Nidalee Builds

  1. Blaber
    Cloud9

    Blaber

    Conqueror
    Sorcery
    Lich Bane
    Shadowflame

    vs

    Xin Zhao
  2. Ferret
    IW

    Ferret

    Electrocute
    Sorcery
    Lich Bane
    Hextech Rocketbelt

    vs

    Viego
  3. Ferret
    IW

    Ferret

    Electrocute
    Sorcery
    Lich Bane
    Shadowflame

    vs

    Nunu & Willump
  4. Ferret
    IW

    Ferret

    Electrocute
    Sorcery
    Lich Bane
    Shadowflame

    vs

    Viego
  5. Ferret
    IW

    Ferret

    Electrocute
    Sorcery
    Lich Bane
    Hextech Rocketbelt

    vs

    Lee Sin
  6. Rabble
    SK Gaming Prime

    Rabble

    Dark Harvest
    Sorcery
    Lich Bane
    Shadowflame

    vs

    Rek'Sai

Core Nidalee Item Build Order

Lost Chapter

Starting

Luden's Companion
Lost Chapter
Hextech Alternator

1st

Sorcerer's Shoes
Boots

2nd

Stormsurge
Hextech Alternator
Aether Wisp

3rd

Shadowflame
Hextech Alternator
Needlessly Large Rod

4th

Rabadon's Deathcap
Needlessly Large Rod
Needlessly Large Rod

5th

Void Staff
Blighting Jewel
Blasting Wand

6th

Lost Chapter
Luden's Companion
Sorcerer's Shoes
Stormsurge
Shadowflame
Rabadon's Deathcap
Void Staff

Core Nidalee Item Build Path

Situational

Horizon Focus
Lich Bane
Zhonya's Hourglass
Morellonomicon
Liandry's Torment
Banshee's Veil

Summoner Spells

FlashMark

Damage Breakdown

Nidalee Runes

PrecisionDominationSorceryInspirationResolve
ElectrocutePredatorDark HarvestHail of Blades
Cheap ShotTaste of BloodSudden Impact
Zombie WardGhost PoroEyeball Collection
Treasure HunterIngenious HunterRelentless HunterUltimate Hunter
PrecisionSorceryInspirationResolve
OverhealTriumphPresence of Mind
Legend: AlacrityLegend: TenacityLegend: Bloodline
Coup de GraceCut DownLast Stand
lol:shardInfo.adaptive_force,Adaptive Forcelol:shardInfo.attack_speed,Attack Speedlol:shardInfo.ability_haste,Ability Haste
lol:shardInfo.adaptive_force,Adaptive Forcelol:shardInfo.move_speed,Move Speedlol:shardInfo.scaling_health,Scaling Health
lol:shardInfo.health,Healthlol:shardInfo.tenacity_slow_resist,Tenacity & Slow Resistlol:shardInfo.scaling_health,Scaling Health
Prowl

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Javelin Toss / Takedown

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Bushwhack / Pounce

W

W

W

W

W

Primal Surge / Swipe

E

E

E

E

E

Aspect Of The Cougar

R

R

R

Nidalee Skill Order

Q

E

W

Nidalee Guide

Key Insights
Triggering
Nidalee
P
's Hunt resets
Nidalee
R
's cooldown.
Nidalee
Q
and
Nidalee
W
grant True Sight of the hit enemy.
Nidalee
Q
deals up to 200% increased damage based on distance traveled.
Nidalee
E
heals up to 100% more HP based on the target's missing HP.
Cougar Form's
Nidalee
Q
deals % missing HP damage and 40% increased damage to Hunted targets.
Cougar Form's
Nidalee
Q
resets Nidalee's auto attack.
Cougar Form's
Nidalee
W
can target Hunted enemies from a higher range. Doing this or killing an enemy lowers its cooldown.
Strengths
Scales well and has a strong early game. Has the option to play aggressively and invade the enemy jungler.
Excels at poking from a safe distance, especially before teamfights.
Synergizes well with
Night Harvester
,
Lich Bane
,
Shadowflame
,
Zhonya's Hourglass
, and
Rabadon's Deathcap
. Can opt for
Riftmaker
,
Luden's Companion
, or
Hextech Rocketbelt
when needed.
Weaknesses
Significantly harder to play from behind.
Struggles against champions with mobility.
Needs to constantly land
Nidalee
Q
or she'll have significantly lower damage output.
Win Rate

48.5%

(-0.6%)

vs last patch
Pick Rate

18.8%

(+8.5%)

vs last patch