Katarina vs Nami Counter Build

How to Win Katarina vs Nami Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Nami as Katarina in LoL

How to Beat Nami as Katarina

7,090 Katarina vs Nami Matchups Analyzed

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of recently ranked League matches each and every week. In our dataset, Katarina faced off against Nami 7090 times. With so many games with Katarina versus Nami provides us a lot of confidence in our ability to produce actionable stats and a recommended build to wreck your foe This champion matchup is somewhat rare. Katarina fights Nami in only 2.9% of her matches.

Unfortunately, Katarina does a below average job of beating Nami. Normally, she wins a acceptable 48.6% of the time the champions clash against each other in. In Katarina vs Nami games, Katarina’s team is 0.0% more likely to gain first blood. This implies that she most likely will be able to get first blood against Nami.

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Best Katarina Items to Counter Nami

The top items to use in your Katarina versus Nami build consist of Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Nashor's Tooth. When Katarina combined at least these three pieces in her build, she did much better when facing Nami than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Katarina had an average winrate of 66.4% when countering Nami with this counter build.

Best Katarina Runes to Counter Nami

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact

To have the best probability of annihilating Nami as Katarina, Katarina players should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Ravenous Hunter, and Sudden Impact runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Out of all the runes that we analyzed for Katarina vs Nami clashes, this combo of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 52.3% win rate overall.

We have also included the best Nami runes to fight back against Katarina to help you infer how she will likely be setup versus you.


9.2 | Katarina Nami | 1.9


6.7 | Katarina Nami | 5.6


5.4 | Katarina Nami | 14.6

Katarina vs Nami Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here highlight several valuable Katarina against Nami counter stats that can help us figure out the distinctions between these two champions. For instance, Katarina’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is less than Nami’s ratio of 2.9, highlighting that Katarina may be less central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Nami. This observation is in large part fueled by the difference in kills.

Katarina normally has a much larger longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she receives more damage than Nami. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also hint that the champ with more HP has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

Katarina often racks up many more minion kills than Nami. Champs that do not amass a lot of minion kills typically don't require much CS to be effective. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities alone. Yet, champions with scores of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, usually require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, work to top the values presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

2.01 | Katarina Nami | 0.33

Largest Multi-Kill

1.96 | Katarina Nami | 0.84

Damage Dealt

20,307 | Katarina Nami | 8,038

Damage Taken

22,319 | Katarina Nami | 13,342

Healing Done

3,515 | Katarina Nami | 8,453

Vision Score

16 | Katarina Nami | 46

Gold Earned

11,333 | Katarina Nami | 7,644

Minions Killed

139 | Katarina Nami | 12

Dragons Killed

0.08 | Katarina Nami | 0.03

Barons Killed

0.02 | Katarina Nami | 0.01


1.54 | Katarina Nami | 2.16


0.38 | Katarina Nami | 0.56

CC Duration (sec)

25 | Katarina Nami | 172

Experience Earned

12,821 | Katarina Nami | 9,953

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 7,090 Katarina vs Nami 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 Katarina 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.