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Nocturne
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Toughest Matchups:
Zed
47.9%
Orianna
49.4%
LeBlanc
51.2%
Twisted Fate
51.2%
Galio
51.3%
Ekko
51.4%
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10.13
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Win Rate
52.4%
(+0.2%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
1.5%
(+0.4%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
2.7%
(+1.4%)
vs last patch

Playing against Nocturne

Key Insights
A lot of his damage is upfront from
and
, but can also fight well in extended trades with
and
's fear.
grants bonus attack speed, and if he blocks a spell with it, he doubles the bonuses for 5 seconds.
In order to fear,
's tether needs to last for 2 seconds. Save movement spells to break free of it.
Nocturne thrives against isolated targets because he can pick them off with
. When it's off cooldown, be near your teammates.
Spell shield abilities or items like
and
will block
's nearsight effect.
Power Spike
Has an extremely healthy clear with
's constant healing.
With Lethal Tempo, Nocturne can beat anyone in a 1v1 with
's bonus AD and
's fear.
His main power spike is linked to
. Once available, he can enter fights in a moment's notice and quickly turn it around.
He can halt enemy counter-engages or Baron/Dragon steals with an early
.
Item spikes come with the completion of
and one Lethality item, like
or
.
Vulnerable
Nocturne is very squishy, and without
, he's vulnerable to any CC and damage abilities.
Has no way to leave fights after going in with
. If anything goes wrong, he is likely dead.
Falls off very hard after the mid-game, especially if not ahead.
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