Consider when to cast Lunar Rush without Moonlight and when to wait for another Crescent Strike.
Landing Crescent Strike is critically important, but don't be afraid to miss. The cooldown is short and the mana cost is low.
Use Moonfall and Lunar Rush to stay on targets and activate Moonsilver Blade for extra damage.
The stats shown on this page emphasize some important Diana against Nilah counter statistics that may help you grasp the differences and similarities between the pair. As an example, Diana’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Nilah’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Diana may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Nilah..
Diana often has a similar longest killing spree as her opponent does. Commonly, she receives a similar amount of damage to Nilah. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also imply that the champ with increased HP has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.
Both LoL champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Diana usually fairs equally well when trying to fight Nilah, with a 50.2% win rate. As a result, Diana makes an ok counter for Nilah.
While Diana does have a higher winrate than Nilah, when on opposite teams, Diana also has a much lower learning curve that makes her a less challenging champ to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Diana into Nilah.
Additionally, Diana also has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Nilah. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Diana vs Nilah matchups, Diana is the better champion with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.
Diana is a decent counter for Nilah. Make sure you focus your play on increasing your CS and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Diana against Nilah.
If you would like to truly master Diana to counter Nilah during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and tips presented above, you should grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Diana usually gets less CS compared to Nilah. Champs who typically don't get many minion kills usualy don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values shown on this page to do well.
The most crucial items to have in your Diana versus Nilah build consist of Sunfire Aegis, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Nashor's Tooth. When Diana used at least these three items in her build, she performed significantly better against Nilah than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Diana had an average winrate of 50.2% battling Nilah with this build.
To have the greatest chance of annihilating Nilah as Diana, you should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the runes players chose for Diana vs Nilah face-offs, this combo of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 50.2% winrate overall.
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