Nami vs Riven Counter Build
How to Beat Riven as Nami
6,344 Nami vs Riven Matchups Analyzed
We produce our matchup stats from the millions of ranked League rounds that we analyze each week. This guide on how to beat Riven as Nami came out of an examination of 6344 ranked rounds where both champions opposed each other. This pairing is relatively rare. Nami fights Riven in only 3.4% of her matches.
Nami does a average job of countering Riven. Typically, she wins a acceptable 50.8% of matches the champions fight one another in. In Nami vs Riven games, Nami’s side is 0.1% less expected to earn first blood, implying that she most likely won't be able to get first blood against Riven.
Best Nami Items to Counter Riven
The ideal items to use in your Nami versus Riven build consist of Imperial Mandate, Shard of True Ice, and Staff of Flowing Water. When Nami incorporated at least these three pieces in her build, she did significantly better countering Riven than with most other typical builds. In fact, Nami had an average win rate of 62.8% when countering Riven with this counter build.
Best Nami Runes to Counter Riven
To have the highest chance of annihilating Riven as Nami, you should use the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Font of Life, and Revitalize runes from the Sorcery and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Nami vs Riven face-offs, this combo of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 58.2% winrate overall.
We have also displayed the best Riven runes to counterpick against Nami to help you recognize how she will probably be built to try to beat you.
Nami vs Riven Counter Stats Summary
The stat comparisons shown here underscore some vital Nami against Riven counter statistics that may help us appreciate the differences between this pair of champions. As an example, Nami’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 3.1 is greater than Riven’s KDA ratio of 1.9, highlighting that Nami may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Riven. This observation is largely a result of the differences in assists.
Nami often has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she takes less damage than Riven. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also show that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further harm when poked or engaged.
Nami often totals much less CS than Riven. Champions that don't earn many minion kills usually do not require much CS to be useful. Instead, they are capable of scaling adequately off their abilities alone. Although, champions with scores of minion kills, such as carries, usually have to have a lot of gold to be useful. In either case, try to exceed the averages displayed here to do well.
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