4

Tier

Win Rate

51.4%

Pick Rate

5.2%

Ban Rate

5.8%

Matches

14,928

Playstyle: Nidalee Builds

  1. Burst

    1,857 Games

    Dark Harvest
    Sorcery
    Lich Bane
    Stormsurge

    52%

  2. Burst / Mobility

    408 Games

    Dark Harvest
    Sorcery
    Lich Bane
    Hextech Rocketbelt

    60%

  3. Burst

    219 Games

    Dark Harvest
    Sorcery
    Lich Bane
    Mejai's Soulstealer

    74%

Pro Nidalee Builds

  1. Oner
    T1

    Oner

    Electrocute
    Sorcery
    Lich Bane
    Shadowflame

    vs

    Graves
  2. Kanavi
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    Kanavi

    Electrocute
    Sorcery
    Lich Bane
    Shadowflame

    vs

    Maokai
  3. Oner
    T1

    Oner

    Electrocute
    Sorcery
    Amplifying Tome
    Hextech Rocketbelt

    vs

    Lee Sin
  4. Ferret
    IW

    Ferret

    Conqueror
    Sorcery
    Lich Bane
    Shadowflame

    vs

    Lee Sin
  5. YoungJae
    Kwangdong Freecs

    YoungJae

    Dark Harvest
    Sorcery
    Lich Bane
    Hextech Rocketbelt

    vs

    Xin Zhao
  6. YoungJae
    Kwangdong Freecs

    YoungJae

    Dark Harvest
    Sorcery
    Lich Bane

    vs

    Lee Sin

Core Nidalee Item Build Order

Scorchclaw Pup

Starting

Lich Bane
Sheen
Aether Wisp
Hextech Alternator

1st

Sorcerer's Shoes
Boots

2nd

Stormsurge
Hextech Alternator
Aether Wisp

3rd

Shadowflame
Hextech Alternator
Needlessly Large Rod

4th

Zhonya's Hourglass
Needlessly Large Rod
Seeker's Armguard

5th

Rabadon's Deathcap
Needlessly Large Rod
Needlessly Large Rod

6th

Scorchclaw Pup
Lich Bane
Sorcerer's Shoes
Stormsurge
Shadowflame
Zhonya's Hourglass
Rabadon's Deathcap

Core Nidalee Item Build Path

Situational

Void Staff
Mejai's Soulstealer
Hextech Rocketbelt
Banshee's Veil
Morellonomicon
Horizon Focus

Summoner Spells

FlashSmite

Damage Breakdown

86% AP

Nidalee Runes

PrecisionDominationSorceryInspirationResolve
ElectrocutePredatorDark HarvestHail of Blades
Cheap ShotTaste of BloodSudden Impact
Zombie WardGhost PoroEyeball Collection
Treasure HunterIngenious HunterRelentless HunterUltimate Hunter
PrecisionSorceryInspirationResolve
Nullifying OrbManaflow BandNimbus Cloak
TranscendenceCelerityAbsolute Focus
ScorchWaterwalkingGathering Storm
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's Matchups

Nidaleewinslane against...

Rammus

Rammus

155 Matches

81.3% in Lane

49.7% in Game

Poppy

Poppy

154 Matches

75.3% in Lane

48.7% in Game

Ivern

Ivern

107 Matches

72.9% in Lane

49.5% in Game

Sejuani

Sejuani

130 Matches

71.5% in Lane

52.3% in Game

Wukong

Wukong

98 Matches

68.4% in Lane

52.0% in Game

Zac

Zac

275 Matches

68.4% in Lane

53.8% in Game

Nunu & Willump

Nunu & Willump

142 Matches

68.3% in Lane

52.8% in Game

Elise

Elise

185 Matches

65.4% in Lane

49.7% in Game

Jax

Jax

150 Matches

65.3% in Lane

58.7% in Game

Jarvan IV

Jarvan IV

230 Matches

65.2% in Lane

53.5% in Game

Amumu

Amumu

135 Matches

65.2% in Lane

48.9% in Game

Fiddlesticks

Fiddlesticks

146 Matches

65.1% in Lane

50.0% in Game

Volibear

Volibear

191 Matches

64.9% in Lane

56.5% in Game

Rek'Sai

Rek'Sai

241 Matches

64.3% in Lane

48.1% in Game

Vi

Vi

470 Matches

63.6% in Lane

48.9% in Game

Xin Zhao

Xin Zhao

366 Matches

63.4% in Lane

51.6% in Game

Kindred

Kindred

371 Matches

60.6% in Lane

53.4% in Game

Lee Sin

Lee Sin

1791 Matches

59.5% in Lane

52.0% in Game

Gragas

Gragas

256 Matches

57.4% in Lane

56.3% in Game

Lillia

Lillia

284 Matches

57.0% in Lane

43.0% in Game

Brand

Brand

483 Matches

56.9% in Lane

52.6% in Game

Graves

Graves

900 Matches

56.8% in Lane

54.4% in Game

Warwick

Warwick

201 Matches

56.7% in Lane

50.7% in Game

Nocturne

Nocturne

600 Matches

56.7% in Lane

50.3% in Game

Viego

Viego

729 Matches

56.1% in Lane

55.4% in Game

Evelynn

Evelynn

403 Matches

55.6% in Lane

49.9% in Game

Ekko

Ekko

311 Matches

55.3% in Lane

51.1% in Game

Bel'Veth

Bel'Veth

506 Matches

54.5% in Lane

51.4% in Game

Kayn

Kayn

669 Matches

54.1% in Lane

49.2% in Game

Shaco

Shaco

422 Matches

54.0% in Lane

44.5% in Game

Talon

Talon

104 Matches

51.0% in Lane

57.7% in Game

Nidaleeloseslane against...

Hecarim

Hecarim

268 Matches

41.8% in Lane

55.6% in Game

Shyvana

Shyvana

168 Matches

43.5% in Lane

49.4% in Game

Diana

Diana

178 Matches

44.4% in Lane

51.7% in Game

Rengar

Rengar

275 Matches

46.5% in Lane

54.2% in Game

Master Yi

Master Yi

499 Matches

47.3% in Lane

46.3% in Game

Kha'Zix

Kha'Zix

598 Matches

47.5% in Lane

52.2% in Game

Taliyah

Taliyah

238 Matches

48.3% in Lane

51.3% in Game

Udyr

Udyr

161 Matches

49.7% in Lane

46.6% in Game

Karthus

Karthus

213 Matches

49.8% in Lane

52.6% in Game

Briar

Briar

431 Matches

49.9% in Lane

46.6% in Game

Win Rate

51.3%

(-0.5%)

vs last patch
Pick Rate

5.4%

(+1.0%)

vs last patch
Ban Rate

6.2%

(+3.0%)

vs last patch

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.