4

Tier

Win Rate

50.1%

Pick Rate

3.2%

Ban Rate

2.4%

Matches

18,069
Nidalee Runes
Core Nidalee Item Build Order58.8% Win Rate (17 Games)
Scorchclaw Pup

Starting

Lich Bane

1st

Sorcerer's Shoes

2nd

Stormsurge

3rd

Stormsurge

4th

Shadowflame

5th

Lich Bane

6th

Scorchclaw Pup
Lich Bane
Sorcerer's Shoes
Stormsurge
Stormsurge
Shadowflame
Lich Bane

Core Nidalee Item Build Path

Situational

Zhonya's Hourglass
Rabadon's Deathcap
Void Staff
Banshee's Veil
Mejai's Soulstealer
Morellonomicon
Hextech Rocketbelt

Summoner Spells

50.0% Win Rate (50 Games)
Flash
Nidalee Skill Order0
Prowl

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Javelin Toss / Takedown
Bushwhack / Pounce
Primal Surge / Swipe
Aspect Of The Cougar

Nidalee's Counters for Jungle, Platinum+ for Patch 14.8

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Champion
Game Win Rate
Lane Win Rate
Matchup Rate
Matches
Diana
45.1%
41.2%
3.8%
643
Shyvana
52.9%
42.8%
0.8%
138
Rengar
41.7%
43.8%
1.4%
240
Hecarim
46.8%
43.8%
1.8%
299
Karthus
53.3%
46.7%
2.1%
351

Nidalee's Trends for Jungle, Platinum+ for Patch 14.8

Stay ahead of the curve with the latest win rates, pick rates, and ban rates for Nidalee. Our Trends section offers a deep dive into how Nidalee is performing in the current meta, with data from the last five patches.
Win Rate

50.1%

(-0.5%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate

3.2%

(-0.3%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate

2.5%

(-0.2%)
vs last patch

Nidalee Guide for Jungle, Platinum+ for Patch 14.8

Learn Nidalee with our Nidalee guide. Learn about Nidalee's strengths and Nidalee's weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Nidalee, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
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.
  • Excels with items that enhance her magic damage, burst potential, and mobility.
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.

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