Nasus Counters

The Best LoL Champions to Synergize and Counter Nasus

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601,793 LoL Matches Analyzed

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To select the most and least favorable counters for Nasus, we analyzed the results of 601,793 recently played, ranked League matches. We determined which champs have the greatest and poorest win rates versus him. Furthermore, we extracted those few that are exceptional allies and who could help prevent your champ from being countered. Having examined so many matches gives us lots of faith in our conclusions.

As shown below, Brand is the best challenger for Nasus with a 53.0% win percentage against him. Close behind, Amumu and Nunu & Willump are the next scariest threats to Nasus. These two have win rates of 47.0% and 47.0%, respectively. You should avoid bringing him into a match where one of these champs has already been selected.

Conversely, if you're playing Nidalee, you can anticipate doing much better. Nasus counters them with a solid win rate of 58.0%. Similarly, you should expect to do very well when facing Qiyana and Zoe. These champs have the next worst winrates against Nasus.

Who Counters Nasus

Champion Win Rate
Nasus vs Brand Counter Brand 47 %
Nasus vs Amumu Counter Amumu 47 %
Nasus vs Nunu & Willump Counter Nunu & Willump 47 %
Nasus vs Swain Counter Swain 48 %
Nasus vs Anivia Counter Anivia 48 %

Who Nasus Counters

Champion Win Rate
Nasus vs Nidalee Matchup Nidalee 58 %
Nasus vs Qiyana Matchup Qiyana 57 %
Nasus vs Zoe Matchup Zoe 57 %
Nasus vs Azir Matchup Azir 57 %
Nasus vs Lee Sin Matchup Lee Sin 56 %

Nasus Team Synergies

Champion Win Rate
League of Legends Champion Amumu Stats Amumu 55 %
League of Legends Champion Brand Stats Brand 55 %
League of Legends Champion Zyra Stats Zyra 54 %
League of Legends Champion Anivia Stats Anivia 54 %
League of Legends Champion Skarner Stats Skarner 54 %

If you are seeking great champ pairings for your own allies to enhance your winrate more, glance at our champion synergies above. Regardless of his chosen position, he does best when paired with Amumu. This pairing usually improves his chances of winning by 5.0%. Brand and Zyra are also superb champions to pair with.

If you want to learn more about a specific Nasus matchup, including the finest builds to use in that situation, please click the related row in the tables above. If the particular Nasus counters you are interested in aren’t found below, you can see all possible counters at the above link. If you are looking for more focused countering guidance and advice, feel free to read our guide a little lower on the page.

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Guide to Countering Nasus

  • Don't let Nasus free farm in lane, as he will continuously gain stacks from Siphoning Strike.
  • Nasus is weak early game, so keep the pressue on and be aggressive.

Our Methods

We comb through millions of League of Legends matches pulled directly from Riot’s servers each week. We analyze the data using advanced algorithms to bring you the most accurate Nasus counters online.