How to Synergize Xerath with Nami on the Same Team Xerath is in the b tier of champions

Xerath with Nami

How to Win With Xerath and Nami Paired Together Nami is in the a tier of champions
Mage
Support Mage

How to Synergize Xerath and Nami

based on 1,495 Xerath with Nami pairs
Win Rate
53.4 %
K/D/A
3.28
Pick Rate
1.8 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

At MOBA Champion, we download data from from millions of League of Legends rounds directly from Riot Games each week. Xerath has fought alongside Nami in 1495 recently played, competitive matches. By gathering so much accurate data directly from the creators of League, we are totally sure that we can present to you high quality, insightful builds to help Xerath synergize with Nami. It is relatively rare for Xerath to play alongside Nami on the same side. This pairing has only taken place in about 1.8% of rounds with Xerath.

Xerath Nami Synergy Summary

Xerath does a good job of teaming up with Nami. Usually, he wins an epic 53.4% of the time the champs try and synergize their gameplay. If you want to play better as Xerath when playing alongside Nami by learning how to better synergize your gameplay with her, then review the complete build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Xerath Nami Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeDark Seal

Core Xerath Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestRabadon's DeathcapHorizon Focus

Optional Items

Void StaffShadowflameZhonya's Hourglass

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerbarrier summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Inspiration First Strike Magical FootwearBiscuit DeliveryCosmic Insight
Sorcery Manaflow BandTranscendence
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Xerath's passive ability p
Xerath q ability q
Xerath w ability w
Xerath e ability e
Xerath's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
Q
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
11
R
12
W
13
W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Synergizing Xerath and Nami

Tips for Playing as Xerath with Nami

Eye of Destruction will make landing Arcanopulse easier as the target will be slowed.

It's easier to land Arcanopulse on an enemy when they're moving toward or away from you, rather than side to side.

If you stun an enemy with Shocking Orb, follow up with a guaranteed center hit on Eye of Destruction.

Advice to Understand How Nami Will Play

Aqua Prison has a long cooldown, make sure to use it at the right moment.

Using Ebb and Flow during an engagement with enemy champions will help sway the battle in your favor.

Nami's ultimate can come in very handy for initiating on enemies who are far away.

Xerath Nami Synergy Stats

Xerath Image
Win Rate
53.4 %
VS
Win Rate
46.6 %
Nami Image
6
< Kills >
5.3
4.3
< Deaths >
5.2
8.1
< Assists >
9.8
1.34
< Killing Sprees >
1.19
166
< Minions Killed >
93
0.08
< Dragons Killed >
0.09
0.45
< Inhibitors >
0.43
622
< Physical Damage >
585
23,740
< Magic Damage >
21,944
928
< True Damage >
1,026
25,291
< Damage Dealt >
23,555
15,823
< Damage Taken >
15,488
11,547
< Gold Earned >
10,662
1.67
< Towers >
1.62
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
1,193
< Total Healing >
1,242
14,046
< Experience >
12,562
19
< Vision Score >
37
9
< Wards Placed >
17
202
< Time Dealing CC >
180

How to Play with Nami as Xerath in LoL

The Xerath Nami synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Nami, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.

Overall, Xerath sees a very large drop in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Nami. His KDA worsened from NaN to NaN. This decrease shows that Nami helps Xerath perform poorer in ranked League of Legends rounds. Yet, the small difference indicates that this performance change is only marginal.

When Xerath plays on the same team as Nami, he gets a noticable increase in his complete damage output. This change could signal that Nami supports by providing cover for him to dish out more damage or that her participation also helps increase the round's duration. Similarly, when Xerath is played together with Nami on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when he plays alone. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing alongside Nami.

Moreover, when Xerath plays with Nami on the same team, he usually receives a little more damage than when he fights alone. Taking more damage could mean that Nami does a poor job of covering Xerath in teamfights.

Synergies between Xerath and Nami

Damage Types Compared

Xerath with Nami
Xerath
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Xerath
Nami
Synergy

Is Xerath better when played alongside Nami?

There is no top ally for Xerath that will no matter what be his best synergy. Yet, overall, Nami is a good ally for Xerath. By being on the same side as Xerath, she improves their win rate by 2.2% to 53.4%. This clearly indicates that there is a good bond between Xerath and Nami that allows them to perform at the top of their game together than without each other.

Nami has a much lower diffuclty than Xerath. That means Xerath players don't need to be careful when finding Nami comrades to play with, as they will require a much lower level of skill to be able to work well with you.

Working on the same side, Xerath players should expect to see an overall large increase in your team’s ability to to do a lot of AP damage. When paired, these two are able to dish out a surprising amount of magic type damage.

Although, by pairing Xerath and Nami together, you probably will not be granting your side much attack damage. Make sure to have other champs on your team that neutralizes this hole in their capabilities.

Regardless of your Nami ally's ability, you should focus on maximizing your gold income, warding to avoid ambushes, and taking down objectives. If you do this, you will do well, regardless.

Additional Information for Xerath Players

How We Calculated Our Xerath Nami Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Xerath and Nami, we analyzed 1,495 ranked and recent League of Legends matches. We perform advanced data cleaning and statistical methods to guarantee that our team synergy stats are accurate and reliable. You can be confident that our recommended build to pair Xerath with Nami comes from actual 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 your division's most relevant stats and build.

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Further Insights to Win with this Champion Pairing

If you would like to truly master Xerath in order to work well with Nami during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends games, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this champion pairing. If you pay attention to the build and tips presented above, you will grow your win rate significantly.

The best items to have in your Xerath and Nami synergy build include Luden's Tempest, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Horizon Focus. When Xerath incorporated at least these three finished items in his build, he performed a lot better when fighting alongside Nami than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Xerath had an average win rate of 53.4% when synergizing his build and playstyle to Nami with these items in his kit.

To have the best likelihood of coming out on top against your oponents, Xerath players should equip the First Strike, Magical Footwear, Biscuit Delivery, Cosmic Insight, Manaflow Band, and Transcendence runes from the Inspiration and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the runes that we analyzed for this team composition, this mixture of runes resulted in the top win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 53.4% winrate overall.

If you want to get Xerath and Nami cooperations tips and builds for a an individual division, please choose one from the selection menu above. At first, the stats and strategies displayed are calculated using every round run with these champs.