Nami vs Vel'Koz Counter Build

How to Win Nami vs Vel'Koz Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Vel'Koz as Nami in LoL

How to Beat Vel'Koz as Nami

3,904 Nami vs Vel'Koz Matchups Analyzed

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked LoL rounds each week. Within our dataset, Nami battled Vel'Koz 3904 times. With so many matchups for Nami versus Vel'Koz provides us confidence in our capacity to provide actionable statistics and a supported build to crush Vel'Koz This counter matchup is relatively rare. Nami has to counter Vel'Koz in only 2.1% of her rounds.

Nami has done a good job of beating Vel'Koz. On average, she wins a terrific 52.9% of matches the champions battle each other in. In Nami versus Vel'Koz rounds, Nami’s team is 0.0% more expected to obtain first blood, indicating that she probably will be able to get first blood against Vel'Koz.

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Best Nami Items to Counter Vel'Koz

The most crucial items to focus on in your Nami versus Vel'Koz build include Shurelya's Battlesong, Ardent Censer, and Shard of True Ice. When Nami bought at least these three pieces in her build, she did a lot better versus Vel'Koz than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Nami boasted an average win rate of 68.5% when countering Vel'Koz with this build.

Best Nami Runes to Counter Vel'Koz

Summon Aery Rune Summon Aery
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Font of Life Rune Font of Life
Revitalize Rune Revitalize

To have the highest probability of crushing Vel'Koz as Nami, Nami players 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 sets players used for Nami vs Vel'Koz face-offs, this composite of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 61.4% winrate overall.

We have also shown the top Vel'Koz runes to counterpick against Nami in order to help you grasp how he will probably be played versus you.


2 | Nami Vel'Koz | 4.9


5.2 | Nami Vel'Koz | 6


14.8 | Nami Vel'Koz | 8.2

Nami vs Vel'Koz Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons provided here emphasize several significant Nami versus Vel'Koz matchup statistics that may help you realize the differences between the pair. As an example, Nami’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 3.2 is more than Vel'Koz’s KDA ratio of 2.2, indicating that Nami may be more central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Vel'Koz. This observation is in large part fueled by the differences in assists.

Nami normally has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she takes a similar amount of damage to Vel'Koz. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also hint that the champion with more health has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Nami typically racks up a lot fewer minion kills than Vel'Koz. Champions who on average do not amass many minion kills normally don't need much CS to be useful. They are capable of scaling fully off their abilities alone. However, champs with plenty of CS, such as carries, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, work to exceed the averages shown here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

0.37 | Nami Vel'Koz | 1.11

Largest Multi-Kill

0.85 | Nami Vel'Koz | 1.22

Damage Dealt

8,159 | Nami Vel'Koz | 21,451

Damage Taken

14,547 | Nami Vel'Koz | 14,235

Healing Done

10,394 | Nami Vel'Koz | 1,160

Vision Score

48 | Nami Vel'Koz | 39

Gold Earned

7,950 | Nami Vel'Koz | 9,728

Minions Killed

14 | Nami Vel'Koz | 84

Dragons Killed

0.04 | Nami Vel'Koz | 0.09

Barons Killed

0.01 | Nami Vel'Koz | 0.02


2.21 | Nami Vel'Koz | 1.73


0.57 | Nami Vel'Koz | 0.45

CC Duration (sec)

177 | Nami Vel'Koz | 184

Experience Earned

10,579 | Nami Vel'Koz | 11,694

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 3,904 Nami vs Vel'Koz 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 Vel'Koz 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.