Mordekaiser vs Nidalee Counter Build

How to Beat Nidalee as Mordekaiser


At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of recently ranked League matches each and every week. Within our database, Mordekaiser engaged Nidalee 16,071 times. Including so many games with Mordekaiser versus Nidalee provides us a lot of confidence in our capacity to produce actionable stats and a recommended build to counter your foe.

This counter matchup is somewhat common. Mordekaiser fights Nidalee in 12.0% of his rounds. Mordekaiser does a great job of beating Nidalee. Typically, he wins a whopping 54.0% of matches the champions fight one another in. In Mordekaiser against Nidalee rounds, Mordekaiser’s side is 3.0% less likely to earn first blood, indicating that he most likely won't be able to get first blood against Nidalee.

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Best Mordekaiser Items to Counter Nidalee

The best items to have in your Mordekaiser versus Nidalee build include Rylai's Crystal Scepter, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Riftmaker. When Mordekaiser combined at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better versus Nidalee than with most other typical item sets.

Rylai's Crystal Scepter Item Zhonya's Hourglass Item Riftmaker Item

Best Mordekaiser Runes to Counter Nidalee

To have the best probability of vanquishing Nidalee as Mordekaiser, you should equip the Grasp of the Undying, Shield Bash, Second Wind, Revitalize, Taste of Blood, and Ravenous Hunter runes. Out of all the rune sets players used for Mordekaiser vs Nidalee fights, this blending of runes yielded the greatest win rate. We have also displayed the top Nidalee runes to counterpick against Mordekaiser in order to help you grasp how she will likely be setup against your champion.

Best Mordekaiser Runes

Grasp of the Undying Rune Grasp of the Undying
Shield Bash Rune Shield Bash
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Revitalize Rune Revitalize
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

Best Nidalee Runes

Dark Harvest Rune Dark Harvest
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Absolute Focus Rune Absolute Focus
Waterwalking Rune Waterwalking


The subsequent tables emphasize several valuable Mordekaiser versus Nidalee counter statistics that can help us grasp the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Mordekaiser’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.8 is less than Nidalee’s KDA ratio of 2.2, showing that Mordekaiser may be less central to his team's team fighting capability than Nidalee.

Battle Stats


Mordekaiser Stats
6.1 6.4
Nidalee Stats


Mordekaiser Stats
5.9 6
Nidalee Stats


Mordekaiser Stats
4.4 6.6
Nidalee Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Mordekaiser Stats
2.9 3
Nidalee Stats

Damage Dealt

Mordekaiser Stats
17967 16488
Nidalee Stats

Damage Taken

Mordekaiser Stats
26308 26811
Nidalee Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Mordekaiser Stats
5.3 4.8
Nidalee Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Mordekaiser Stats
0.9 0.8
Nidalee Stats

Dragons Killed

Mordekaiser Stats
2 1.7
Nidalee Stats

Barons Killed

Mordekaiser Stats
0.4 0.3
Nidalee Stats

Gold Earned

Mordekaiser Stats
10317 9984
Nidalee Stats

Minions Killed

Mordekaiser Stats
130 37
Nidalee Stats

Mordekaiser typically has a similar longest killing spree as his foe does. Commonly, Mordekaiser takes a similar amount of damage to Nidalee. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the champion with higher HP has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.

In Mordekaiser vs Nidalee matchups, Mordekaiser often tallies much more CS than Nidalee. Champs who on average do not amass much CS normally don't require much CS to be effective. Instead, they are capable of scaling properly off their abilities alone. However, champions with scores of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, usually require a lot of items to be useful. In either case, try to outperform the averages displayed here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 16071 Mordekaiser vs Nidalee 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 Nidalee as Mordekaiser 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.