How to Win Nidalee vs Vladimir Counter Matchup Nidalee is in the a tier of champions

Nidalee vs Vladimir

How to Beat Vladimir as Nidalee in LoL Vladimir is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Vladimir as Nidalee

based on 769 Nidalee vs Vladimir matchups
Win Rate
48.1 %
K/D/A
2.74
Pick Rate
2.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked LoL rounds that we analyze every week. Our guide on how to beat Vladimir as Nidalee came out of an analysis of 769 ranked matches where both champs engaged each other. This particular counter matchup is relatively rare. Nidalee is forced to battle against Vladimir in only 2.5% of her rounds.

Nidalee vs Vladimir Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Nidalee has done a dismal job of beating Vladimir. Normally, she wins a lowly 48.1% of the time the champs clash against each other in. In Nidalee against Vladimir matches, Nidalee’s side is 0.2% more expected to obtain first blood, implying that she most likely will be able to get first blood versus Vladimir.

Best Nidalee vs Vladimir Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Dark SealSorcerer's Shoes

Core Nidalee Items

~22 Mins
Hextech RocketbeltLich BaneZhonya's Hourglass

Optional Items

Rabadon's DeathcapVoid StaffShadowflame

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
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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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E
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Vladimir as Nidalee

Tips for Playing as Nidalee against Vladimir

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

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.

Advice to Win Against Vladimir

Try to take Vladimir down before Hemoplague detonates, as it will heal him for each afflicted enemy Champion.

Making Vladimir use Sanguine Pool at the start of a fight will maximize the Health cost of the ability to him.

Items that counter Health stacking, such as Liandry's Torment and Blade of the Ruined King, are very effective against Vladimir.

Nidalee vs Vladimir Counter Stats

Nidalee Image
Win Rate
48.1 %
VS
Win Rate
51.9 %
Vladimir Image
7.4
< Kills >
6.4
5.4
< Deaths >
5.3
7.4
< Assists >
5.3
1.66
< Killing Sprees >
1.37
38
< Minions Killed >
171
1.22
< Dragons Killed >
0.07
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.4
1,266
< Physical Damage >
892
15,674
< Magic Damage >
18,857
821
< True Damage >
897
17,762
< Damage Dealt >
20,647
27,445
< Damage Taken >
26,329
11,325
< Gold Earned >
11,229
1.9
< Towers >
1.93
0.29
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
13,491
< Total Healing >
20,016
12,563
< Experience >
13,795
24
< Vision Score >
16
6
< Wards Placed >
8
110
< Time Dealing CC >
87

How to Counter Vladimir with Nidalee in LoL

The stats provided here show several vital Nidalee versus Vladimir matchup stats that can help you grasp the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Nidalee’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Vladimir’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Nidalee may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Vladimir..

Nidalee typically has a similar longest kill spree as her opponent does. Typically, she takes a similar amount of damage to Vladimir. This typically indicates differing health capacities, but it can also illustrate that the champ with increased health has less agility and thus is not able to escape further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Nidalee and Vladimir

Damage Types Compared

Nidalee
Vladimir
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Nidalee
Vladimir

Who is Better, Nidalee or Vladimir?

Both League champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Nidalee usually loses when facing off against Vladimir, with a 48.1% win rate. As a result, Nidalee makes a bad counter for Vladimir.

While Nidalee does have a lower winrate compared to Vladimir, when they face off with one another, Nidalee also has a greater level of difficulty that makes her a more challenging champ to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Nidalee into Vladimiras her relative depth means you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Furthermore, Nidalee has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Vladimir. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Nidalee vs Vladimir matchups, Vladimir is the better champion with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.

Nidalee is a somewhat poor counter for Vladimir. Focus your actions on maximizing your CS and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Nidalee against Vladimir.

Additional Information for Nidalee Players

How We Calculated Our Nidalee vs Vladimir Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Vladimir as Nidalee, we analyzed 769 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 Vladimir 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

To truly master Nidalee to counter Vladimir during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions displayed here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Nidalee most often racks up a lot less CS compared to Vladimir. Champions who on average don't earn many minion kills often don't need much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values reported here to do well.

The best items to prioritize in your Nidalee versus Vladimir build consist of Hextech Rocketbelt, Lich Bane, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Nidalee used at least these three pieces in her build, she did a lot better countering Vladimir than with many other common item sets. In fact, Nidalee had an average win rate of 48.1% when countering Vladimir with these items in her kit.

To have the greatest probability of beating Vladimir 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 builds players chose for Nidalee vs Vladimir counters, this mixture of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 48.1% win rate overall.

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