Nidalee vs Skarner Counter Build

How to Win Nidalee vs Skarner Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Skarner as Nidalee in LoL

How to Beat Skarner as Nidalee

824 Nidalee vs Skarner Matchups Analyzed

Win Rate


First Blood


Best Nidalee Items to Counter Skarner

The top items to focus on in your Nidalee versus Skarner build include Void Staff, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Night Harvester. When Nidalee bought at least these three items in her build, she did significantly better vs Skarner than with most other common builds.


6.7 | Nidalee Skarner | 4.2


5.8 | Nidalee Skarner | 5


6.8 | Nidalee Skarner | 9.5

Best Nidalee Runes to Counter Skarner

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Waterwalking Rune Waterwalking
To have the highest probability of beating Skarner as Nidalee, you should use the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Transcendence, and Waterwalking runes. Of all the runes that we analyzed for Nidalee vs Skarner clashes, this composite of runes yielded the highest win rate. We have also shown the top Skarner runes to fend off Nidalee in order to help you infer how he will probably be setup against your champ.

Runes Skarner Will Likely Use to Counter Nidalee

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Nimbus Cloak Rune Nimbus Cloak
Celerity Rune Celerity
Waterwalking Rune Waterwalking
Magical Footwear Rune Magical Footwear
Cosmic Insight Rune Cosmic Insight

Nidalee vs Skarner Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here feature several important Nidalee against Skarner matchup statistics that can help you interpret the distinctions between the two. Nidalee’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is worse than Skarner’s KDA ratio of 2.7, indicating that Nidalee may be less central to her team's team fighting potential than Skarner.

Nidalee usually has a much larger longest kill spree than her enemy does. On average, Nidalee takes a similar amount of damage to Skarner. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also hint that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

In Nidalee vs Skarner matchups, Nidalee typically totals a similar number of minion kills than Skarner. Champions that don't get much CS typically do not require much CS to be useful. They are capable of scaling adequately off their skills and stats alone. However, champions with a lot of CS, such as carries, usually require a lot of items to be useful. In either case, work to top the averages presented here to do well.

By default, Nidalee vs Skarner tips, statistics, and build recommendations are displayed for all skill levels combined. To scope the statistics and builds to an individual division, you should use the selection menu located at the top of the page.

Killing Spree

3.3 | Nidalee Skarner | 2.1

Damage Dealt

16,772 | Nidalee Skarner | 10,849

Damage Taken

26,105 | Nidalee Skarner | 24,224

Gold Earned

10,384 | Nidalee Skarner | 9,967

Minions Killed

35 | Nidalee Skarner | 35


5.1 | Nidalee Skarner | 5.4

Dragons Killed

1.7 | Nidalee Skarner | 2.1

Barons Killed

0.4 | Nidalee Skarner | 0.5


0.8 | Nidalee Skarner | 1

Nidalee vs Skarner Matchup Summary

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked League of Legends games every week. Within our data, Nidalee faced off against Skarner 824 times. Including so many games with Nidalee vs Skarner provides us a lot of faith in our ability to prepare useful statistics and a solid build to obliterate your foe.

This counter matchup is relatively rare. Nidalee encounters Skarner in only 1.9% of her games. Unfortunitally, Nidalee does a pathetic job of beating Skarner. Normally, Nidalee wins a lowly 45.0% of the time the champs battle one another in. In Nidalee against Skarner games, Nidalee’s team is 6.0% more likely to get first blood. This indicates that she most likely will be able to get first blood against Skarner.

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 824 Nidalee vs Skarner 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 Skarner 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.