Nidalee vs Karma Counter Build

How to Beat Karma as Nidalee


We summarize our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked LoL rounds that we evaluate every week. This Nidalee against Karma counter guide came out of an examination of 2,557 ranked matches where both champs opposed each other.

This champion pairing is fairly rare. Nidalee has to counter Karma in only 1.4% of her matches. Unfortunitally, Nidalee has done a awful job of countering Karma. Typically, Nidalee wins a lowly 46.0% of the time the champs fight each other in. In Nidalee versus Karma games, Nidalee’s team is 2.0% more probable to earn first blood. This indicates that she probably will be able to get first blood versus Karma.

Matchups Analyzed


Win Rate


Team First Blood


Best Nidalee Items to Counter Karma

The best items to focus on in your Nidalee versus Karma build consist of Rabadon's Deathcap, Lich Bane, and Night Harvester. When Nidalee used at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better versus Karma than with most other commonly used builds.

Rabadon's Deathcap Item Lich Bane Item Night Harvester Item

Best Nidalee Runes to Counter Karma

To have the best probability of annihilating Karma as Nidalee, you should take the Dark Harvest, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Cosmic Insight, and Magical Footwear runes. Of all the runes players chose for Nidalee vs Karma battles, this set of runes yielded the greatest win rate. We have also shown the top Karma runes to counterpick against Nidalee to help you grasp how she will likely be built to try to beat you.

Best Nidalee Runes

Dark Harvest Rune Dark Harvest
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight
Magical Footwear Rune Magical Footwear

Best Karma Runes

Summon Aery Rune Summon Aery
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Scorch Rune Scorch
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery


The following tables clarify some important Nidalee vs. Karma matchup stats that may help you realize the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Nidalee’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is less than Karma’s KDA ratio of 2.5, demonstrating that Nidalee may be less central to her team's team fighting potential than Karma. This observation is largely fueled by the differences in kills assists.

Battle Stats


Nidalee Stats
6.6 2.6
Karma Stats


Nidalee Stats
6.1 5.5
Karma Stats


Nidalee Stats
6.5 11.4
Karma Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Nidalee Stats
3.1 1.1
Karma Stats

Damage Dealt

Nidalee Stats
16785 11629
Karma Stats

Damage Taken

Nidalee Stats
27850 15991
Karma Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Nidalee Stats
4.9 5.3
Karma Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Nidalee Stats
0.8 0.9
Karma Stats

Dragons Killed

Nidalee Stats
1.7 2
Karma Stats

Barons Killed

Nidalee Stats
0.3 0.4
Karma Stats

Gold Earned

Nidalee Stats
10219 8108
Karma Stats

Minions Killed

Nidalee Stats
38 41
Karma Stats

Nidalee normally has a much larger longest kill spree than her foe does. Commonly, Nidalee receives more damage than Karma. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also illustrate that the champ with more HP has less agility and thus is unable to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.

In Nidalee vs Karma matchups, Nidalee usually totals a similar number of minion kills than Karma. Champions who on average do not amass very much CS typically do not have to have much CS to be effective. Instead, they are able to scale fully off their skills and stats alone. However, champs with tons of CS, such as carries, usually need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to outperform the values shown here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 2557 Nidalee vs Karma 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 Karma as Nidalee 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.