How to Win Draven vs Nami Counter Matchup Draven is in the s tier of champions

Draven vs Nami

How to Beat Nami as Draven in LoL Nami is in the a tier of champions
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Support Mage

How to Beat Nami as Draven

based on 4,389 Draven vs Nami matchups
Win Rate
50.4 %
K/D/A
2.05
Pick Rate
4.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches that we review every week. This guide on how to beat Nami as Draven resulted from an analysis of 4389 ranked games where both champs opposed one another. This particular counter pairing is fairly uncommon. Draven is forced to battle against Nami in only 4.5% of his games.

Draven vs Nami Matchup Summary

Draven has done a average job of countering Nami. On average, he wins a acceptable 50.4% of games the champions fight one another in. In Draven vs Nami matches, Draven’s side is 0.1% more probable to gain first blood, implying that he probably will be able to get first blood against Nami.

Best Draven vs Nami Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
SheenCaulfield's Warhammer

Core Draven Items

~22 Mins
EclipseBloodthirsterEssence Reaver

Optional Items

Infinity EdgeRapid FirecannonThe CollectorLord Dominik's Regards

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Draven to level up q
>
Second ability for Draven to level up w
>
Last skill for Draven to max out e

Runes

Precision Lethal Tempo TriumphLegend: BloodlineLast Stand
Domination Eyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Draven's passive ability p
Draven q ability q
Draven w ability w
Draven e ability e
Draven's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
8
W
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Q
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W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Nami as Draven

Tips for Playing as Draven against Nami

If Draven doesn't move, Spinning Axe will fall near his present location. It will fall directly on him, or just to the right or left.

If Draven does move after attacking, Spinning Axe will lead him in the direction of his movement. Use this to control where the Spinning Axe will go.

Advice to Win Against Nami

Tidal Wave has a very long range but travels slowly, be aware of when it is coming your way as you can move out of its path.

Try to avoid fighting an opponent affected by Tidecaller's Blessing, it lasts a short duration so waiting it out can help you greatly.

Aqua Prison is a very powerful ability with a long cooldown, take advantage of the situation if Nami misses this ability.

Draven vs Nami Counter Stats

Draven Image
Win Rate
50.4 %
VS
Win Rate
49.6 %
Nami Image
7.7
< Kills >
2
6.5
< Deaths >
5.2
5.6
< Assists >
15.1
1.77
< Killing Sprees >
0.38
169
< Minions Killed >
13
0.28
< Dragons Killed >
0.03
0.55
< Inhibitors >
0.54
21,471
< Physical Damage >
909
171
< Magic Damage >
7,223
754
< True Damage >
641
22,396
< Damage Dealt >
8,774
21,286
< Damage Taken >
14,749
13,452
< Gold Earned >
7,922
2.51
< Towers >
2.21
0.09
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
3,011
< Total Healing >
9,002
11,987
< Experience >
10,250
16
< Vision Score >
50
7
< Wards Placed >
24
84
< Time Dealing CC >
182

How to Counter Nami with Draven in LoL

The stats provided here show several strategic Draven vs. Nami matchup stats that can help us interpret the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Draven’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Nami’s ratio of NaN, showing that Draven may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Nami. This observation is in large part a result of the difference in kills.

Draven typically has a much larger longest kill spree than his enemy does. Typically, he takes more damage than Nami. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Draven and Nami

Damage Types Compared

Draven
Nami
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Draven
Nami

Who is Better, Draven or Nami?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Draven usually fairs equally well when playing against Nami, with a 50.4% win rate. As a result, Draven makes an ok counter to Nami.

While Draven does have a higher winrate than Nami, when they face off with one another, Draven also has a much greater difficulty level that makes him a more difficult champion to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Draven into Namias his relative depth means you may not be able to reach his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Draven has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Nami. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Draven vs Nami matchups, Draven is the better champ with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.

Draven is a decent counter to Nami. Focus your play on keeping up your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Draven against Nami.

Additional Information for Draven Players

How We Calculated Our Draven vs Nami Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Nami as Draven, we analyzed 4,389 matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Nami as Draven comes from real data and is not the fabrication of some random LoL player, as some other sites provide. You can use the filters at the top of the page to view the most relevant stats and items to your rank.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Draven to counter Nami during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats presented here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Draven often gets much more CS as Nami. Champions who typically don't get much CS typically don't require much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have many items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers reported here to do well.

The best items to prioritize in your Draven versus Nami build include Eclipse, Bloodthirster, and Essence Reaver. When Draven incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better when fighting Nami than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Draven had an average winrate of 50.4% battling Nami with this build.

To have the best probability of vanquishing Nami as Draven, you should take the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Bloodline, Last Stand, Eyeball Collection, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune builds players picked for Draven vs Nami LoL games, this order of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 50.4% winrate overall.

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