Rammus vs Nidalee Counter Build

How to Beat Nidalee as Rammus


We produce our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds that we review each week. This Rammus versus Nidalee matchup guide resulted from an examination of 8,821 ranked matches where both champions faced off against each other.

This matchup is relatively common. Rammus encounters Nidalee in 13.7% of his rounds. Rammus does a great job of beating Nidalee. On average, Rammus wins a fantastic 60.0% of matches the champs face each other in. In Rammus against Nidalee rounds, Rammus’s team is 2.0% less likely to obtain first blood, implying that he most likely won't get first blood versus Nidalee.

Matchups Analyzed


Team First Blood


Win Rate


Best Rammus Items to Counter Nidalee

The ideal items to use in your Rammus versus Nidalee build include Thornmail, Dead Man's Plate, and Turbo Chemtank. When Rammus used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better versus Nidalee than with most other common builds.

Thornmail Item Dead Man's Plate Item Turbo Chemtank Item

Best Rammus Runes to Counter Nidalee

To have the highest probability of vanquishing Nidalee as Rammus, Rammus players should take the Aftershock, Demolish, Conditioning, Overgrowth, Triumph, and Legend: Alacrity runes. Out of all the runes players used for Rammus vs Nidalee clashes, this set of runes yielded the greatest win rate. We have also displayed the best Nidalee runes to fend off Rammus to help you interpret how she will probably be setup against you.

Best Rammus Runes

Aftershock Rune Aftershock
Demolish Rune Demolish
Conditioning Rune Conditioning
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity

Best Nidalee Runes

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Waterwalking Rune Waterwalking


The following tables emphasize some significant Rammus versus Nidalee matchup statistics that may help us interpret the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Rammus’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.8 is greater than Nidalee’s ratio of 2.1, indicating that Rammus may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Nidalee.

Battle Stats


Rammus Stats
4.8 6.4
Nidalee Stats


Rammus Stats
5.5 6.2
Nidalee Stats


Rammus Stats
10.7 6.9
Nidalee Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Rammus Stats
2.3 3
Nidalee Stats

Damage Dealt

Rammus Stats
13536 16298
Nidalee Stats

Damage Taken

Rammus Stats
28003 27946
Nidalee Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Rammus Stats
5.6 4.8
Nidalee Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Rammus Stats
1 0.8
Nidalee Stats

Dragons Killed

Rammus Stats
1.9 1.8
Nidalee Stats

Barons Killed

Rammus Stats
0.4 0.3
Nidalee Stats

Gold Earned

Rammus Stats
9907 10217
Nidalee Stats

Minions Killed

Rammus Stats
29 37
Nidalee Stats

Rammus often has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his foe does. Typically, Rammus takes a similar amount of damage to Nidalee. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the champion with more HP has less agility and thus is not able to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

In Rammus vs Nidalee matchups, Rammus commonly takes a similar number of minion kills than Nidalee. Champions who on average do not get much CS normally don't have to have much CS to be useful. They are able to scale easily off of their abilities alone. However, champs with plenty of CS, such as ADCs, usually require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, work to exceed the values displayed here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 8821 Rammus vs Nidalee 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 Nidalee as Rammus 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.