Nidalee vs Vel'Koz Counter Build
How to Beat Vel'Koz as Nidalee
We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of ranked League games each and every week. Within our data, Nidalee engaged Vel'Koz 3,866 times. Having so many matchups for Nidalee vs Vel'Koz gives us a lot of faith in our ability to produce useful statistics and a recommended build to counter your enemy.
This champion pairing is relatively rare. Nidalee is forced to battle against Vel'Koz in only 2.1% of her games. Unfortunitally, Nidalee does a pathetic job of countering Vel'Koz. Normally, she wins a lowly 44.0% of the time the champions oppose one another in. In Nidalee against Vel'Koz rounds, Nidalee’s team is 0.0% more expected to obtain first blood, indicating that she most likely will be able to get first blood against Vel'Koz.
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Best Nidalee Items to Counter Vel'Koz
The ideal items to prioritize in your Nidalee versus Vel'Koz build include Lich Bane, Void Staff, and Night Harvester. When Nidalee used at least these three pieces in her build, she performed a lot better vs. Vel'Koz than with most other commonly used item sets.
Best Nidalee Runes to Counter Vel'Koz
To have the best chance of crushing Vel'Koz as Nidalee, you should take the Dark Harvest, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Magical Footwear, and Future's Market runes. Of all the rune sets players used for Nidalee vs Vel'Koz counterpicks, this set of runes yielded the greatest win rate. We have also displayed the best Vel'Koz runes to counterpick against Nidalee to help you interpret how he will likely be setup against your champ.
Best Nidalee Runes
Best Vel'Koz Runes
The following tables feature several important Nidalee against Vel'Koz counter statistics that can help us interpret the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Nidalee’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is close to Vel'Koz’s ratio of 2.4, indicating that Nidalee may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability than Vel'Koz.
Nidalee typically has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her enemy does. Commonly, Nidalee receives more damage than Vel'Koz. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities; however, it can also hint that the champ with more health has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.
In Nidalee vs Vel'Koz matchups, Nidalee often tallies much less CS than Vel'Koz. Champions who on average don't earn much CS usually don't need much CS to be useful. They are capable of scaling adequately off of their skills and stats alone. Yet, champs with scores of minion kills, such as carries, usually have to have a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, work to do better than the averages presented here to do well.
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How We Analyze Our Matchups
For this counter guide, we analyzed 3866 Nidalee 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 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.