Nami vs Nasus Counter Build

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

How to Beat Nasus as Nami

7,380 Nami vs Nasus Matchups Analyzed

We produce our matchup stats from the millions of ranked League rounds that we review each week. This guide on how to beat Nasus as Nami came out of an examination of 7380 ranked games where both champions faced off against one another. This particular champ matchup is fairly rare. Nami has to counter Nasus in only 4.0% of her rounds.

Unfortunately, Nami does a poor job of countering Nasus. On average, she wins a acceptable 49.4% of the time the champions clash against one another in. In Nami vs Nasus rounds, Nami’s team is 0.1% more likely to obtain first blood, implying that she most likely will be able to get first blood versus Nasus.

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Best Nami Items to Counter Nasus

The most crucial items to focus on in your Nami versus Nasus build include Imperial Mandate, Chemtech Putrifier, and Shard of True Ice. When Nami included at least these three pieces in her build, she did much better when facing Nasus than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Nami boasted an average winrate of 60.2% when countering Nasus with this counter build.

Best Nami Runes to Counter Nasus

Summon Aery Rune Summon Aery
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Absolute Focus Rune Absolute Focus
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Magical Footwear Rune Magical Footwear
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery

To have the greatest likelihood of coming out on top against Nasus as Nami, Nami players should use the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Absolute Focus, Gathering Storm, Magical Footwear, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Sorcery and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players chose for Nami vs Nasus counters, this combination of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 58.9% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the best Nasus runes to duel Nami in order to help you realize how he will likely be setup to try to beat you.


1.9 | Nami Nasus | 4.8


5.1 | Nami Nasus | 5.1


14.5 | Nami Nasus | 5.2

Nami vs Nasus Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page feature several significant Nami vs. Nasus counter stats that may help us explain the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Nami’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 3.2 is better than Nasus’s KDA ratio of 2.0, highlighting that Nami may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Nasus. This observation is largely fueled by the differences in assists.

Nami usually has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she takes less damage than Nasus. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also imply that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

Nami commonly gets much less CS than Nasus. Champs who on average don't earn much CS typically don't need much CS to be useful. Instead, they are able to scale properly off of their skills and stats alone. Although, champs with a lot of CS, such as carries, usually require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, work to do better than the averages presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.36 | Nami Nasus | 1.1

Largest Multi-Kill

0.85 | Nami Nasus | 1.32

Damage Dealt

8,625 | Nami Nasus | 16,898

Damage Taken

13,533 | Nami Nasus | 31,425

Healing Done

9,596 | Nami Nasus | 3,964

Vision Score

47 | Nami Nasus | 15

Gold Earned

7,841 | Nami Nasus | 10,985

Minions Killed

13 | Nami Nasus | 150

Dragons Killed

0.04 | Nami Nasus | 0.17

Barons Killed

0.01 | Nami Nasus | 0.04


2.32 | Nami Nasus | 2.6


0.59 | Nami Nasus | 0.55

CC Duration (sec)

182 | Nami Nasus | 375

Experience Earned

10,332 | Nami Nasus | 14,046

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 7,380 Nami 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 Nami 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.