Nocturne vs Mordekaiser Counter Build

How to Beat Mordekaiser as Nocturne


At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of recently ranked LoL rounds every week. Within our dataset, Nocturne engaged Mordekaiser 14,045 times. Using so many games with Nocturne vs Mordekaiser provides us confidence in our ability to prepare useful statistics and a pro build to wreck your opposition.

This counter pairing is fairly uncommon. Nocturne has to counter Mordekaiser in only 4.4% of his games. Nocturne has done a ok job of beating Mordekaiser. Normally, Nocturne wins a acceptable 50.0% of the time the champions battle each other in. In Nocturne versus Mordekaiser rounds, Nocturne’s side is 2.0% more expected to get first blood, indicating that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Mordekaiser.

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Team First Blood


Best Nocturne Items to Counter Mordekaiser

The most important items to prioritize in your Nocturne versus Mordekaiser build include Guardian Angel, Edge of Night, and Death's Dance. When Nocturne incorporated at least these three items in his build, he performed much better versus Mordekaiser than with most other commonly used item sets.

Guardian Angel Item Edge of Night Item Death's Dance Item

Best Nocturne Runes to Counter Mordekaiser

To have the best chance of beating Mordekaiser as Nocturne, you should take the Hail of Blades, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Legend: Alacrity, and Coup de Grace runes. Out of all the runes we have analyed/that we analyzed for Nocturne vs Mordekaiser face-offs, this set of runes yielded the greatest win rate. We have also displayed the top Mordekaiser runes to counterpick against Nocturne in order to help you recognize how he will probably be played against you.

Best Nocturne Runes

Hail of Blades Rune Hail of Blades
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace

Best Mordekaiser Runes

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood


The following tables underscore some valuable Nocturne vs. Mordekaiser matchup stats that may help you figure out the distinctions between the two. For instance, Nocturne’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is better than Mordekaiser’s ratio of 1.8, demonstrating that Nocturne may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Mordekaiser.

Battle Stats


Nocturne Stats
8 6.6
Mordekaiser Stats


Nocturne Stats
6.6 6.4
Mordekaiser Stats


Nocturne Stats
6.5 4.7
Mordekaiser Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Nocturne Stats
3.5 3
Mordekaiser Stats

Damage Dealt

Nocturne Stats
17133 18850
Mordekaiser Stats

Damage Taken

Nocturne Stats
27925 27283
Mordekaiser Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Nocturne Stats
5.3 5.1
Mordekaiser Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Nocturne Stats
0.9 0.8
Mordekaiser Stats

Dragons Killed

Nocturne Stats
1.9 2
Mordekaiser Stats

Barons Killed

Nocturne Stats
0.3 0.4
Mordekaiser Stats

Gold Earned

Nocturne Stats
11414 10644
Mordekaiser Stats

Minions Killed

Nocturne Stats
52 131
Mordekaiser Stats

Nocturne usually has a slightly larger longest kill spree than his enemy does. Typically, Nocturne receives a similar amount of damage to Mordekaiser. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also hint that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

In Nocturne vs Mordekaiser matchups, Nocturne typically racks up many fewer minion kills than Mordekaiser. Champs that do not acquire much CS normally don't have to have much CS to be useful. Instead, they are capable of scaling fully off of their abilities alone. Yet, champions with scores of minion kills, such as carries, typically need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, work to outperform the averages displayed here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 14045 Nocturne vs Mordekaiser 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 Mordekaiser as Nocturne 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.