How to Win Shyvana vs Nocturne Counter Matchup Shyvana is in the a tier of champions

Shyvana vs Nocturne

How to Beat Nocturne as Shyvana in LoL Nocturne is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Nocturne as Shyvana

based on 1,201 Shyvana vs Nocturne matchups
Win Rate
50.1 %
K/D/A
2.63
Pick Rate
2.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We generate our counter stats from the millions of recently rated LoL games that we review every week. Our guide on how to beat Nocturne as Shyvana came out of an examination of 1201 ranked games where both champs faced each other. This particular champion pairing is somewhat rare. Shyvana has to counter Nocturne in only 2.2% of her rounds.

Shyvana vs Nocturne Matchup Summary

Shyvana has done a average job of beating Nocturne. Typically, she wins a acceptable 50.1% of games the champs oppose each other in. In Shyvana against Nocturne rounds, Shyvana’s team is 0.1% less probable to get first blood. This implies that she most likely won't be able to get first blood against Nocturne.

Best Shyvana vs Nocturne Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsCloth Armor

Core Shyvana Items

~22 Mins
Frostfire GauntletForce of NatureDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Warmog's ArmorNashor's ToothThornmailBlade of The Ruined King

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Press the Attack TriumphLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Resolve ConditioningUnflinching
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Shyvana's passive ability p
Shyvana q ability q
Shyvana w ability w
Shyvana e ability e
Shyvana's ultimate ability r
1
E
2
W
3
Q
4
E
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
W
9
E
10
W
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R
12
W
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W
14
Q
15
Q
16
R

Guide to Countering Nocturne as Shyvana

Tips for Playing as Shyvana against Nocturne

Flame Breath is great to level-up against difficult lane opponents.

It can be valuable to purchase one of the items that can slow enemies: Frozen Mallet, Dead Man's Plate, or Entropy.

Shyvana's abilities all benefit from attacking units. As a result, Attack Speed items are more valuable on her than most champions.

Burnout is an ideal choice for jungling. Monsters will be hit by the full duration, and the speed boost improves her ganking potential.

Advice to Win Against Nocturne

Nocturne's Unspeakable Horror is broken with range, so try to save your movement abilities for when he casts it.

Stay close to your allies when Paranoia is cast - there is strength in numbers!

Shyvana vs Nocturne Counter Stats

Shyvana Image
Win Rate
50.1 %
VS
Win Rate
49.9 %
Nocturne Image
6
< Kills >
7.3
5.2
< Deaths >
6
7.7
< Assists >
7.7
1.35
< Killing Sprees >
1.7
81
< Minions Killed >
44
1.39
< Dragons Killed >
1.34
0.49
< Inhibitors >
0.4
4,164
< Physical Damage >
15,666
15,811
< Magic Damage >
1,450
1,326
< True Damage >
1,194
21,302
< Damage Dealt >
18,312
34,971
< Damage Taken >
31,233
12,197
< Gold Earned >
12,035
1.94
< Towers >
1.46
0.28
< Baron Takedowns >
0.28
7,608
< Total Healing >
11,290
14,397
< Experience >
13,617
21
< Vision Score >
21
6
< Wards Placed >
6
548
< Time Dealing CC >
556

How to Counter Nocturne with Shyvana in LoL

The stats shown on this page emphasize several strategic Shyvana against Nocturne matchup stats that can help us grasp the differences and similarities between this pair of champs. For instance, Shyvana’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Nocturne’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Shyvana may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Nocturne..

Shyvana often has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than her matchup does. Typically, she takes more damage than Nocturne. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also indicate that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Shyvana and Nocturne

Damage Types Compared

Shyvana
Nocturne
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Shyvana
Nocturne

Who is Better, Shyvana or Nocturne?

Both League champions are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Shyvana usually fairs equally well when facing off against Nocturne, with a 50.1% win rate. Thus, Shyvana makes an ok counter for Nocturne.

While Shyvana does have a higher win rate than Nocturne, when they face off with one another, Shyvana also has a greater learning curve that makes her a more challenging character to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Shyvana into Nocturne.

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

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Shyvana vs Nocturne matchups, Shyvana is the better champion with a similar win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during team fights.

Shyvana is a decent counter to Nocturne. You will do well by focussing your actions on increasing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Shyvana against Nocturne.

Additional Information for Shyvana Players

How We Calculated Our Shyvana vs Nocturne Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Nocturne as Shyvana, we analyzed 1,201 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 Nocturne as Shyvana 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 learn all of the intricacies of Shyvana in order to counter Nocturne during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips presented here, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Shyvana typically gets more CS compared to Nocturne. Champions who typically don't acquire many minion kills often don't require much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers reported here to do well.

The most important items to prioritize in your Shyvana versus Nocturne build include Frostfire Gauntlet, Force of Nature, and Demonic Embrace. When Shyvana used at least these three items in her build, she did much better versus Nocturne than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Shyvana boasted an average win rate of 50.1% when playing against Nocturne with this build.

To have the highest likelihood of beating Nocturne as Shyvana, Shyvana players should equip the Press the Attack, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Conditioning, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune builds players picked for Shyvana vs Nocturne clashes, this sequence of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 50.1% win rate overall.

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