Nami Build

The Best Runes, Items, and Advice to Dominate Your Competition

LoL Champion

Nami

74,494 LoL Matches Analyzed

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Summary

We established our Nami build suggestions by examining 74,494 recently ranked League of Legends rounds with her in them. We only propose the highest winrate Nami builds that were used by ranked gamers enough times for us to propose them. With so many games in our data, we are quite confident in our suggested builds.

If you would like more champion specific build tips and tactics, feel free to take a look at our guide at the bottom of the page. Additionally, to see the top Nami build from a different skill level, please choose a different skill tier from the dropdown above. The ideal Nami builds will change to reflect that division’s meta.

Best Nami Runes

If you are battling a well-mixed enemy team composition, you should really consider grabbing Nami the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Future's Market, and Approach Velocity runes. In recent matches, she won the greatest percentage of her games when equiped with these runes. However, if you are facing a different enemy team comp, such as an AP focused or a tank focused team, you should instead glance below to get the best Nami runes to win your particular round.

Overall

Summon Aery Rune Summon Aery
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Scorch Rune Scorch
Future's Market Rune Future's Market
Approach Velocity Rune Approach Velocity
Versus Selected Team Comp
Guardian Rune Guardian
Font of Life Rune Font of Life
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Revitalize Rune Revitalize
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Scorch Rune Scorch

Best Items for Your Nami Build

The most important items to include in your Nami build include: Imperial Mandate, Ardent Censer, Cosmic Drive, and Staff of Flowing Water. Furthermore, as with our rune advice, you can also find quality, dedicated, Nami item builds below for the particular enemy team composition you are facing in your current match. Players who included these items in their setups had a much higher win rate than players who tried for other builds for Nami.

LoL Item Imperial MandateLoL Item Ardent CenserLoL Item Cosmic DriveLoL Item Staff of Flowing Water

vs AD Heavy Teams

LoL Item Imperial MandateLoL Item Mikael's BlessingLoL Item Ardent CenserLoL Item Staff of Flowing Water

vs AP Heavy Teams

LoL Item Moonstone RenewerLoL Item Mikael's BlessingLoL Item Ardent CenserLoL Item Staff of Flowing Water

vs CC Heavy Teams

LoL Item Moonstone RenewerLoL Item RedemptionLoL Item Ardent CenserLoL Item Staff of Flowing Water

vs Tanky Teams

LoL Item Moonstone RenewerLoL Item Chemtech PutrifierLoL Item Ardent CenserLoL Item Staff of Flowing Water

Guide to Playing with Nami

  • Cast Tidecaller's Blessing on your ADC or whichever ally that has strong attack damage.
  • Learn how to carefully time your Aqua Prison because it has a small cast range.
  • Engage with the Tidal Wave and Aqua Prison combo.