How to Win Nidalee vs Viego Counter Matchup Nidalee is in the b tier of champions

Nidalee vs Viego

How to Beat Viego as Nidalee in LoL Viego is in the b tier of champions
Assassin Mage
Assassin Fighter

How to Beat Viego as Nidalee

based on 687 Nidalee vs Viego matchups
Win Rate
49.6 %
K/D/A
2.68
Pick Rate
3.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of recently ranked LoL matches each and every week. In our database, Nidalee did battle with Viego 687 times. With so many games with Nidalee vs Viego gives us confidence in our capability to produce enlightening stats and a pro build to counter Viego. This champion matchup is somewhat rare. Nidalee encounters Viego in only 3.5% of her rounds.

Nidalee vs Viego Matchup Summary

Nidalee does a ok job of countering Viego. Typically, she wins a acceptable 49.6% of the time the champs face off with one another in. In Nidalee vs Viego rounds, Nidalee’s side is 0.1% more expected to gain first blood. This implies that she most likely will get first blood versus Viego.

Best Nidalee vs Viego Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Dark SealSorcerer's Shoes

Core Nidalee Items

~22 Mins
Night HarvesterZhonya's HourglassShadowflame

Optional Items

Rabadon's DeathcapLich Bane

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Nidalee to level up q
>
Second ability for Nidalee to level up e
>
Last skill for Nidalee to max out w

Runes

Domination Dark Harvest Sudden ImpactEyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
Sorcery TranscendenceWaterwalking
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Nidalee's passive ability p
Nidalee q ability q
Nidalee w ability w
Nidalee e ability e
Nidalee's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
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R
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Q
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E
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Q
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E
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R
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E
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Viego as Nidalee

Tips for Playing as Nidalee against Viego

Bushwhack traps deal damage based on their victim's current Health. Set them up in your team's backline before fights break out during sieges to help your team deal damage to the enemy frontline.

Use brush to your advantage! Moving in and out of brush can heavily alter your effectiveness in battle.

Start team fights by harassing with your Javelin Toss, and then switch to cougar form to chase down Hunted targets.

Nidalee vs Viego Counter Stats

Nidalee Image
Win Rate
49.6 %
VS
Win Rate
50.4 %
Viego Image
7.6
< Kills >
6.9
5.7
< Deaths >
6.2
7.7
< Assists >
6.4
1.67
< Killing Sprees >
1.56
38
< Minions Killed >
46
1.05
< Dragons Killed >
1.38
0.54
< Inhibitors >
0.45
1,220
< Physical Damage >
13,460
18,247
< Magic Damage >
2,276
909
< True Damage >
1,377
20,376
< Damage Dealt >
17,113
28,580
< Damage Taken >
31,114
11,673
< Gold Earned >
11,659
1.82
< Towers >
1.57
0.24
< Baron Takedowns >
0.33
12,444
< Total Healing >
10,884
12,821
< Experience >
13,043
25
< Vision Score >
21
6
< Wards Placed >
5
102
< Time Dealing CC >
215

How to Counter Viego with Nidalee in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page emphasize several significant Nidalee against Viego matchup stats that can help us figure out the differences between the two. As an example, Nidalee’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Viego’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Nidalee may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Viego..

Nidalee usually has a similar longest killing spree as her counter does. On average, she receives a similar amount of damage to Viego. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also indicate that the champion with increased health has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Nidalee and Viego

Damage Types Compared

Nidalee
Viego
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Nidalee
Viego

Who is Better, Nidalee or Viego?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Nidalee usually fairs equally well when taking on Viego, with a 49.6% win rate. As a result, Nidalee makes an ok counter for Viego.

While Nidalee does have a lower win rate compared to Viego, when on opposite teams, Nidalee also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes her a more complex champ to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Nidalee into Viegoas her relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Furthermore, Nidalee also has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Viego. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Nidalee vs Viego matchups, Viego is the better champ with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.

Nidalee is a somewhat poor counter to Viego. You will do well by focussing your tactics on increasing your CS and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Nidalee against Viego.

Additional Information for Nidalee Players

How We Calculated Our Nidalee vs Viego Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Viego as Nidalee, we analyzed 687 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 Viego 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to truly master Nidalee to counter Viego during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and tips shown here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Nidalee on average racks up a similar amount of CS relative to Viego. Champs who typically don't earn many minion kills often don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need many items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers displayed here to do well.

The top items to have in your Nidalee versus Viego build consist of Night Harvester, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Nidalee bought at least these three items in her build, she performed much better against Viego than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Nidalee had an average win rate of 49.6% when countering Viego with this counter build.

To have the best likelihood of vanquishing Viego as Nidalee, Nidalee players should use the Dark Harvest, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Transcendence, and Waterwalking runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players picked for Nidalee vs Viego counter picks, this combination of runes resulted in the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 49.6% winrate overall.

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