Viktor vs Nidalee Counter Build

How to Win Viktor vs Nidalee Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Nidalee as Viktor in LoL

How to Beat Nidalee as Viktor

1,088 Viktor vs Nidalee Matchups Analyzed

Win Rate


First Blood


Best Viktor Items to Counter Nidalee

The most important items to focus on in your Viktor versus Nidalee build include Rabadon's Deathcap, Lich Bane, and Luden's Tempest. When Viktor incorporated at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better vs Nidalee than with most other typical item sets.


6.1 | Viktor Nidalee | 6.6


5.4 | Viktor Nidalee | 5.8


6.9 | Viktor Nidalee | 6.8

Best Viktor Runes to Counter Nidalee

Phase Rush Rune Phase Rush
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
To have the highest probability of defeating Nidalee as Viktor, you should equip the Phase Rush, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Taste of Blood, and Ravenous Hunter runes. Out of all the runes that we analyzed for Viktor vs Nidalee matchups, this mixture of runes resulted in the best win rate. We have also shown the top Nidalee runes to counterpick against Viktor in order to help you grasp how she will likely be played against your champ.

Runes Nidalee Will Likely Use to Counter Viktor

Dark Harvest Rune Dark Harvest
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Transcendence Rune Transcendence
Waterwalking Rune Waterwalking

Viktor vs Nidalee Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here clarify several important Viktor against Nidalee counter stats that may help you understand the distinctions between this set of champions. For instance, Viktor’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.4 is close to Nidalee’s KDA ratio of 2.3, highlighting that Viktor may be just as central to his team's team fighting potential than Nidalee.

Viktor often has a similar longest killing spree as his opponent does. On average, Viktor takes less damage than Nidalee. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also show that the champion with increased HP has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.

Viktor commonly gets much more CS than Nidalee. Champs that do not earn much CS normally do not have to have much CS to be effective. Instead, they are able to scale easily off of their skills and stats alone. However, champions with plenty of minion kills, such as ADCs, usually need a lot of gold to be useful. In either case, work to top the values shown here to do well.

By default, Viktor vs Nidalee tips, statistics, and build guide are displayed for all skill levels, merged. To filter the stats and builds to an individual skill level, you can use the selection menu earlier in the guide.

Killing Spree

3.1 | Viktor Nidalee | 3.3

Damage Dealt

22,683 | Viktor Nidalee | 16,864

Damage Taken

15,830 | Viktor Nidalee | 27,031

Gold Earned

10,985 | Viktor Nidalee | 10,495

Minions Killed

163 | Viktor Nidalee | 38


5.7 | Viktor Nidalee | 5

Dragons Killed

2 | Viktor Nidalee | 1.9

Barons Killed

0.4 | Viktor Nidalee | 0.4


1 | Viktor Nidalee | 0.9

Viktor vs Nidalee Matchup Summary

We calculate our counter statistics from the millions of rated League rounds that we review each and every week. This Viktor versus Nidalee matchup review resulted from an evaluation of 1,088 ranked games where both champions fought one another.

This champion pairing is fairly rare. Viktor is forced to battle against Nidalee in only 2.2% of his games. Viktor does a great job of beating Nidalee. Normally, Viktor wins a fantastic 55.0% of games the champions clash against one another in. In Viktor against Nidalee rounds, Viktor’s team is 3.0% less probable to obtain first blood, implying that he most likely won't get first blood against Nidalee.

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 1,088 Viktor 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 Viktor 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.