Nidalee Build

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


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In the current meta, Nidalee is a below average jungler who primarily deals magic damage (89%). Nidalee has the 35th highest win rate amongst junglers (out of 35). Prioritize completing Night Harvester early in your Nidalee build, as players who had this item completed in their build had the highest win rates. Nidalee is most dominant in the late game, with a 50.7% win rate in the late game, as opposed to a 42.1% win rate overall. Scroll down to see the best items and runes for your Pro Nidalee Build!

Best Nidalee Runes


Sudden Impact
Zombie Ward
Ravenous Hunter
Nimbus Cloak
Versus Selected Team Comp
Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection
Relentless Hunter
Nimbus Cloak
Best Items for Nidalee Builds

vs AD Heavy Teams

vs AP Heavy Teams

vs CC Heavy Teams

vs Tanky Teams

Guide to Playing with Nidalee
  • Try hard to land Javelin Toss to initiate as it deals good damage and gives you a movement speed boost.
  • Switch to Cougar Form to chase down Hunted targets.
  • Place Bushwhack in choke points to make it hard to avoid.