Nocturne Build Guide by GBVH
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This is my first guide on Mobafire, so it wont be a perfect/very detailed guide. ill just explain the basics of my build. :)
Plz leave a Comment with the things a could do better.
I've choosen those Runes based on other guides and, and based on my own thoughts about laning.
[*] Greater Quintessence of Desolation - This is because its just badass to have, it helps you so much to deal extra damage.
[*] Greater Mark of Desolation - Those runes have the same reason as "Greater Quintessence of Desolation" runes ;)
[*] Greater Seal of Strength - I've chosen those, because its always nice to have some extra damage, and for sure at the start of the game.
[*] Greater Glyph of Alacrity - And those are there for some attack speed witch is a must have for nocturne. and at realy help to clean the lane quicker and the start of the game :)
[*] Offence - just build it up to get maximum damage out of it. btw, summoner's wrath is for the exhuast, because exhaust will lower the defence now :D
[*] Defence - uuh... not realy needed
[*] Utility - I love recall, ive got it on every champion, cause i like to play safe at the start. when im low health and the enemy is too, I get back fast, heal up, and go back to screw the low health ememy. ^_^
Ill keep this one short, cause its just a list of items and it chances a lot XD but those a my favorites.
[*] First of Boots (duh...)
[*] Berseker's Greavers - For attack steed and movement speed.
[*] Wriggle's Lantern - Because it has almost everything that Nocturne needs and its a great start item cause its pretty cheap. :)
[*] Zeal => Phantom Dancer - For a lots of attack speed, extra movement speed and lovely critical strike chance.
[*] Blood Thirster - THIS IS A MUST FOR NOCTURNE! The awesome life steal and attack damage, Just beautiful. ^_^
[*] Madred's Bloodrazer - For some armor, attack damage and great attack speed.
[*] Frozen Mallet - Great last item, for damage and quite a lot of health.
[*] Exhaust - Its great cause, if you are on cooldown, you can buy a little time, and it will even weaken the defence cause of the masterie: Summoner's Wrath.
[*] Ignite - This one Doesnt need explenation i guess, cause it just great to deal some last damage when the enemy runs away with low health.
Pros / Cons
[*] Very power full and for sure an OP if you play and build him the right way.
[*] Awesome ganking, cause of its ultimate "Paranoia" witch is a very uniqe ulti that fears the hell out of everyone. >:D
[*] All ability's can be used as offensive AND defensive.
[*] Great farmer.
[*] Great jungler.
[*] You can solo almost the whole game (until they try to gank you with 3 at once, cause you to powerfull. XD)
[*] You realy need to play safe at the start of the game, and go heal once in a while.
[*] gets focused pretty fast, so team fights are pretty bad for him.
Tips How Play With Nocturne
- Start as usual with FB (First Blood)
- Go back inmidiately after FB, or after you see than it wont work out anymore, heal up, go -to the top lane, and wait for the minions.
- Just start farming minions and keep casting you Duskbringer through the minions on the enemy champion. but keep distance from him to keep up you health.
- when you mana is done for 3/4, cast a duskbringer on him directly when he is close, and smash him up till you low health and go back to heal up.
- Now go back and finish him with a gank.
- Repeat this, keep farming and start jungling too, to gain more money and more items.
- Now start ganking to bottom lane aswel.
- Gain a lot of items, become more powerfull and dont be to reckless.
-< AND YOU WILL RULE >- :D