Fiddlesticks vs Nasus Counter Build

How to Beat Nasus as Fiddlesticks


We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds each and every week. Within our database, Fiddlesticks faced off against Nasus in 13,157 matches. Using so many matchups for Fiddlesticks versus Nasus provides us confidence in our ability to produce useful statistics and a pro build to smash your opponent.

This champ pairing is somewhat rare. Fiddlesticks encounters Nasus in only 3.7% of his rounds. Unfortunitally, Fiddlesticks has done a poor job of countering Nasus. On average, Fiddlesticks wins a lowly 48.0% of games the champs face one another in. In Fiddlesticks against Nasus matches, Fiddlesticks’s team is 1.0% less expected to obtain first blood. This implies that he probably won't be able to get first blood versus Nasus.

Matchups Analyzed


Win Rate


Team First Blood


Best Fiddlesticks Items to Counter Nasus

The best items to have in your Fiddlesticks versus Nasus build include Void Staff, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Night Harvester. When Fiddlesticks incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better vs. Nasus than with most other commonly used builds.

Void Staff Item Zhonya's Hourglass Item Night Harvester Item

Best Fiddlesticks Runes to Counter Nasus

To have the highest probability of beating Nasus as Fiddlesticks, Fiddlesticks players should use the Dark Harvest, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Perfect Timing, and Approach Velocity runes. Out of all the runes players used for Fiddlesticks vs Nasus clashes, this mix of runes yielded the best win rate. We have also shown the top Nasus runes to fend off Fiddlesticks to help you interpret how he will likely be played to try to beat you.

Best Fiddlesticks Runes

Dark Harvest Rune Dark Harvest
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter
Perfect Timing Rune Perfect Timing
Approach Velocity Rune Approach Velocity

Best Nasus Runes

Grasp of the Undying Rune Grasp of the Undying
Demolish Rune Demolish
Conditioning Rune Conditioning
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery
Approach Velocity Rune Approach Velocity


The subsequent tables highlight several strategic Fiddlesticks versus Nasus counter statistics that can help you understand the differences and similarities between this set of champions. For instance, Fiddlesticks’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is greater than Nasus’s ratio of 2.0, demonstrating that Fiddlesticks may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Nasus.

Battle Stats


Fiddlesticks Stats
5.4 5.3
Nasus Stats


Fiddlesticks Stats
6 5.4
Nasus Stats


Fiddlesticks Stats
8.6 5.6
Nasus Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Fiddlesticks Stats
2.5 2.7
Nasus Stats

Damage Dealt

Fiddlesticks Stats
17212 17526
Nasus Stats

Damage Taken

Fiddlesticks Stats
29144 33426
Nasus Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Fiddlesticks Stats
5.1 5.5
Nasus Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Fiddlesticks Stats
0.9 1
Nasus Stats

Dragons Killed

Fiddlesticks Stats
2 1.9
Nasus Stats

Barons Killed

Fiddlesticks Stats
0.4 0.4
Nasus Stats

Gold Earned

Fiddlesticks Stats
10189 10873
Nasus Stats

Minions Killed

Fiddlesticks Stats
39 142
Nasus Stats

Fiddlesticks often has a similar longest kill spree as his opponent does. Typically, Fiddlesticks takes less damage than Nasus. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also show that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

In Fiddlesticks vs Nasus matchups, Fiddlesticks often earns many fewer minion kills than Nasus. Champs who on average do not acquire many minion kills normally don't require much CS to be effective. Instead, they are capable of scaling fully off their skills and stats alone. However, champs with a lot of CS, such as ADCs, typically have to have a lot of items to be useful. In either case, try to best the averages shown here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 13157 Fiddlesticks vs Nasus 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 Nasus as Fiddlesticks 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.