Katarina vs Nocturne Counter Build

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

How to Beat Nocturne as Katarina

10,780 Katarina vs Nocturne Matchups Analyzed

We calculate our counter stats from the millions of recently rated League of Legends matches that we evaluate each week. Our guide on how to beat Nocturne as Katarina came out of an examination of 10780 ranked matches where both champions battled each other. This champ pairing is fairly uncommon. Katarina fights Nocturne in only 4.4% of her games.

Unfortunately, Katarina does a below average job of beating Nocturne. Normally, she wins a acceptable 49.2% of games the champs oppose each other in. In Katarina vs Nocturne rounds, Katarina’s team is 0.0% more likely to earn first blood. This implies that she probably will be able to get first blood against Nocturne.

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Best Katarina Items to Counter Nocturne

The best items to have in your Katarina versus Nocturne build consist of Riftmaker, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Nashor's Tooth. When Katarina bought at least these three pieces in her build, she performed significantly better countering Nocturne than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Katarina had an average winrate of 67.2% battling Nocturne with this build.

Best Katarina Runes to Counter Nocturne

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

To have the highest likelihood of annihilating Nocturne as Katarina, Katarina players should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Sudden Impact, and Relentless Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune builds players chose for Katarina vs Nocturne fights, this order of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 56.2% winrate overall.

We have also included the best Nocturne runes to fight back against Katarina in order to help you grasp how he will likely be kitted out versus you.


9.4 | Katarina Nocturne | 7.3


7.1 | Katarina Nocturne | 6.3


5.8 | Katarina Nocturne | 7.5

Katarina vs Nocturne Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here underscore several strategic Katarina against Nocturne matchup stats that can help us appreciate the differences and similarities between the two. For instance, Katarina’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is close to Nocturne’s KDA ratio of 2.3, highlighting that Katarina may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Nocturne..

Katarina usually has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she receives less damage than Nocturne. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also show that the champion with higher health has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

Katarina typically gets many more minion kills than Nocturne. Champs who on average do not finish with much CS typically do not have to have much CS to be effective. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large numbers of minion kills, such as carries, typically require a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, work to exceed the averages shown here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

2.07 | Katarina Nocturne | 1.71

Largest Multi-Kill

1.97 | Katarina Nocturne | 1.48

Damage Dealt

21,085 | Katarina Nocturne | 15,917

Damage Taken

23,098 | Katarina Nocturne | 28,898

Healing Done

3,805 | Katarina Nocturne | 10,705

Vision Score

16 | Katarina Nocturne | 20

Gold Earned

11,493 | Katarina Nocturne | 11,459

Minions Killed

137 | Katarina Nocturne | 49

Dragons Killed

0.09 | Katarina Nocturne | 1.25

Barons Killed

0.02 | Katarina Nocturne | 0.23


1.53 | Katarina Nocturne | 1.6


0.39 | Katarina Nocturne | 0.42

CC Duration (sec)

27 | Katarina Nocturne | 516

Experience Earned

13,116 | Katarina Nocturne | 12,945

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 10,780 Katarina vs Nocturne 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 Nocturne 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.