Nautilus Counters

The Best LoL Champions to Synergize and Counter Nautilus

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To select the greatest and worst counters for Nautilus, we checked the scores of 849,486 recently finished, ranked League rounds. We found which champs have the greatest and poorest win rates against him. Additionally, we isolated those select champs that are solid allies and who could help stop him from being countered. Having examined so many matches leaves us with complete faith in our Nautilus counter stats.

As you can see below, Swain is the best counter to Nautilus with a 56.0% victory rate against him. Close behind, Amumu and Taric are the next biggest threats to Nautilus. These two have win rates of 45.0% and 46.0%, respectively. You should not bring him into a game where one of these other champions has been chosen.

Conversely, if you're facing off against Nidalee, you probably should anticipate doing much better. Nautilus counters them with a very respectable win percentage of 58.0%. Equally, you can expect to do very well when battling Qiyana and Zoe. These champs have the next poorest winrates when countering Nautilus.

Who Counters Nautilus

Champion Win Rate
Nautilus vs Swain Counter Swain 44 %
Nautilus vs Amumu Counter Amumu 45 %
Nautilus vs Taric Counter Taric 46 %
Nautilus vs Malzahar Counter Malzahar 46 %
Nautilus vs Brand Counter Brand 46 %

Who Nautilus Counters

Champion Win Rate
Nautilus vs Nidalee Matchup Nidalee 58 %
Nautilus vs Qiyana Matchup Qiyana 56 %
Nautilus vs Zoe Matchup Zoe 55 %
Nautilus vs Azir Matchup Azir 55 %
Nautilus vs Lee Sin Matchup Lee Sin 55 %

Nautilus Team Synergies

Champion Win Rate
League of Legends Champion Swain Stats Swain 55 %
League of Legends Champion Brand Stats Brand 54 %
League of Legends Champion Amumu Stats Amumu 54 %
League of Legends Champion Viktor Stats Viktor 54 %
League of Legends Champion Anivia Stats Anivia 53 %

If you are interested in great champion synergies for your own teammates to help boost your win rate more, glance at the champ synergies above. Regardless of his chosen position, he does admirably when on the same team as Swain. This pairing usually improves his average win rate by 5.0%. Brand and Amumu are also great champions to pair with.

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Guide to Countering Nautilus

  • Don't engage Nautilus when Titan's Wrath is active.
  • If you're targeted by Depth Charge, don't run behind your teammates as they'll get knocked up as well.

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 Nautilus counters online.