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LoL Champion Build Guides: Nami

Nami the Tidecaller

Find the best Nami build guides for League of Legends S12 Patch 12.1. The MOBAFire community works hard to keep their LoL builds and guides updated, and will help you craft the best Nami build for the S12 meta. Learn more about Nami's abilities, skins, or even ask your own questions to the community!

Season 12 Guides // Patch 12.1 & Patch 11.24
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717
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LoL Champion Nami Build Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide

[12.1] 🌊Dotje's in-depth guide on Nami

Guide by Dotje updated January 13, 2022
  • In-depth
9.8
564
Votes
35
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide

[12.1] Bizzleberry's Season 11 Nami guide - REFRESHED!

Guide by Terroronyou updated January 17, 2022
  • In-depth
  • Stream
9
21
Votes
2
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide

*Season 2022* | Sheppard's Nami Guide

Guide by TheSheppard updated January 6, 2022
8.5
15
Votes
2
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide

[12.1] Nami jungle - Wild oceans

Guide by RushianSan updated January 7, 2022
6.9
13
Votes
6
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide

Nami by S4 Low Challenger

Guide by bive updated January 5, 2022
  • In-depth
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide

Soak it Up - S11/S12 Nami Guide (WIP)

Guide by knif updated December 20, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide

Nami guide by nami main

Guide by Ne4fly7899 updated January 12, 2022
Season 12 Builds // Patch 12.1 & Patch 11.24
8.7
9
Votes
0
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide

nami ad top/mid hyper carry free elo get out of pisslow now

Build by otpgaming updated January 5, 2022
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide

Necesaria la punteria

Build by Glaceon_Hit updated December 22, 2021
New Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide

Nami build dla mojego misia który zaczyna z nami

Build by Nik0tynk4 updated January 2, 2022
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide

~My Nami Build ☆彡 by iluvChalicar

Build by b4bygirl updated December 10, 2021
New Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide

[12.1] Nami Build/Guide

Build by thirstE updated January 13, 2022
New Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide

Nami

Build by SAmooseNE updated January 9, 2022
New Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide

nami ad top/mid

Build by Guest updated January 5, 2022
Season 12 Guides // Other Patches
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide

[11.23] ♿ Suboptimal Nami gaming (detailed matchups)

Guide by revu updated December 1, 2021
Season 12 Builds // Other Patches
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide

Nami Guide to solo the adc

Build by GARTOX updated November 24, 2021
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide

Nami Top - guide | Ft; Translate Google

Build by Juia updated November 22, 2021
  • Off-Meta
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide

Manatank Nami

Build by Lloegr updated November 19, 2021
  • Off-Meta
Rating Pending
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide

Nami Build :) [11.23]

Build by ivolamburov updated November 18, 2021
Season 11 Guides
9.8
103
Votes
4
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide
LoL Champion Nami Build Guide

[11.22] RANK 1 NAMI IN-DEPTH GUIDE

Guide by eunamiku updated November 14, 2021
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Nami Build & Runes

If you're looking for the best rune build for Nami we've got you covered. Below you can find the best items and runes to build for Nami, as determined by LeagueSpy's calculations of thousands of Plat+ League of Legends games. If you are already familiar with how to play Nami this is a great resource to quickly get a good rune selection for Patch 12.1. However, if you are a new Nami player we highly recommend reading through some of the guides above to learn why this build is strong on Nami!

Patch 12.1: 443450 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Nami's Top Items

Nami's Runes

Nami's Best Runes 52%

Win Rate 12006 Games

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Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Summon Aery
Summon Aery
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band
LoL Rune: Transcendence
Transcendence
LoL Rune: Scorch
Scorch

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight

Second Best

Nami's 2nd Best Runes 51%

Win Rate 24123 Games

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Electrocute
Electrocute
LoL Rune: Cheap Shot
Cheap Shot
LoL Rune: Eyeball Collection
Eyeball Collection
LoL Rune: Relentless Hunter
Relentless Hunter

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band
LoL Rune: Scorch
Scorch

Third Best

Nami's 3rd Best Runes 54%

Win Rate 3049 Games

Sorcery
LoL Path: Sorcery
LoL Rune: Summon Aery
Summon Aery
LoL Rune: Manaflow Band
Manaflow Band
LoL Rune: Absolute Focus
Absolute Focus
LoL Rune: Gathering Storm
Gathering Storm

Inspiration
LoL Path: Inspiration
LoL Rune: Biscuit Delivery
Biscuit Delivery
LoL Rune: Cosmic Insight
Cosmic Insight
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Nami's Summoner Spells

Nami's Best Summoner Spells 52%

Win Rate 39822 Games

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Second Best

Nami's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 52%

Win Rate 89569 Games

Flash Ignite

Third Best

Nami's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 54%

Win Rate 7193 Games

Flash Heal

Nami's Starters

Nami's Best Starter Items 52%

Win Rate 133635 Games

Trinket

Nami's Best Trinket 52%

Win Rate 132674 Games

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Second Best

Nami's 2nd Best Trinket 44%

Win Rate 3946 Games

Stealth Ward

Third Best

Nami's 3rd Best Trinket 46%

Win Rate 653 Games

Farsight Alteration
Don’t forget
to Buy Wards

Top Nami Players

Get match statisctics & builds Top Nami Players are using on LeagueSpy!

Patch 9.2: 48863 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Nami's Top Items

Nami's Runes

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Nami's Summoner Spells

Nami's Best Summoner Spells 50%

Win Rate 143 Games

  • 1

Nami's Starters

Nami's Best Starter Items 0%

Win Rate Games

! Small Sample Size Warning * There is either not a lot of games played on this champion or the builds vary greatly, we have provided the top build but it does not have a high confidence rating so use your own discretion.

Trinket

Nami's Best Trinket 53%

Win Rate 162 Games

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Don’t forget
to Buy Wards

Nami's Luxury Items

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! Small Sample Size Warning * There is either not a lot of games played on this champion or the builds vary greatly, we have provided the top build but it does not have a high confidence rating so use your own discretion.

Nami's Ability Order

Nami's Best Ability Order 0%

Win Rate Games

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! Small Sample Size Warning * There is either not a lot of games played on this champion or the builds vary greatly, we have provided the top build but it does not have a high confidence rating so use your own discretion.

Top Nami Players

Get match statisctics & builds Top Nami Players are using on LeagueSpy!

Nami Counters

Learn 's counters and discover matchups where they have an advantage! When you're starting a game of League of Legends you should always keep in mind if you'll be at an advantage or disadvantage against your opponent, so you can know whether to bully them or play safe. You can find detailed breakdowns of each matchup on CounterStats, and you can also check out some Nami guides to see how to build and play against other champions you may find yourself up against!


This counter data is for Nami Support in Plat+ games. The percent shown is the enemy champion's counter rating against Nami. Counter rating is our own statistic that factors in counter kills, overall kills, early lead ratio, comeback ratio, and win percent to give the whole picture of that champion's effectiveness as a counter pick.

CR is Counter Rating, which is a combination of multiple counter factors. Counters shown are for Nami Nami Support

Best Against Nami

Detailed counter statistics are still being gathered for this Champion

Worst Against Nami

Detailed counter statistics are still being gathered for this Champion

Nami Skins

Nami's Abilities

Nami's Surging Tides
Surging Tides Nami's Passive Nami's Passive
Self
Nami's Passive
Nami's Passive
When Nami's abilities hit allied champions they gain 45 (+20% of ability power) Movement Speed for 1.5 seconds. This effect is doubled for allies hit by Tidal Wave.
Q
Nami's Aqua Prison
Aqua Prison Nami's Q Ability
875
60
12 / 11 / 10 / 9 / 8
Sends a bubble into the air towards a targeted area. When it lands, it deals 75 / 130 / 185 / 240 / 295 (+50% of ability power) magic damage to all enemies in the area of impact and encases them into bubbles. Enemies hit by the bubble are lifted into the air and stunned for 1.5 seconds before being dropped to the ground.
W
Nami's Ebb and Flow
Ebb and Flow Nami's W Ability
725
70 / 80 / 90 / 100 / 110
10
Unleashes a stream of water that bounces back and forth between allied and enemy champions.

On Ally Hit: Heals the ally for 60 / 85 / 110 / 135 / 160 (+30% of ability power) and bounces to a nearby enemy champion.

On Enemy Hit: Deals 70 / 110 / 150 / 190 / 230 (+50% of ability power) magic damage to the enemy and bounces to a nearby allied champion.

Ebb and Flow can only bounce to each target once and hits up to 3 targets. The damage or healing value is reduced by 15%(-7.5% per 100 AP) with each bounce.
E
Nami's Tidecaller's Blessing
Tidecaller's Blessing Nami's E Ability
800
55 / 60 / 65 / 70 / 75
11
Nami blesses the target allied champion or herself for 6 seconds, causing her target's next three basic attacks or abilities to each deal 25 / 40 / 55 / 70 / 85 (+20% of ability power) in bonus magic damage and slow their target for 1 second.

Empowered area-of-effect abilities only deal 33% − 66% of the bonus damage to non-champions (depending on level).
R
Nami's Tidal Wave
Tidal Wave Nami's Ultimate (R) Ability
2750
100
120 / 110 / 100 / 100 / 100
Summons a Tidal Wave outward from Nami's position.

The Tidal Wave briefly knocks up enemies that it comes in contact with, slowing them by 50 / 60 / 70% and dealing 150 / 250 / 350 (+60% of ability power) magic damage. The slow duration increases based on how far the Tidal Wave has traveled, with a minimum duration of 2 seconds and a maximum of 4 seconds.

Questions About Nami

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Guardian Nami?

Is running Guardian on Nami a good Idea?

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HOW TO PLAY WITH PASSIVE SUPPORTS AS DRAVEN

IM A D3 DRAVEN PLAYER AND IM STILL UNCOMFORTABLE PLAYING AROUND PASSIVE SUPPORTS. I CAN PLAY REALLY WELL WITH A THRESH, LEONA, AND ETC. BUT WHEN I GET A SORAKA OR SOMETHING SUPER PASSIVE I LOST AUTOMATICALLY. I KNOW THAT I HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO...

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How viable are these champions for climbing low elo?

Hi, sorry if this is a bad question or anything. I've just started league and I'm ok at it, not that good though. I'm close to being able to play ranked (level 28 now) and I was wondering what the best champions to climb low elo are as of right...

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How can i climb plat?

Some tips to climb in plat ?

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Needing a new support

(I've made a really cool text about my situation right now, but mobafire stopped... ;-;) Hi, I'm a low elo player needing a new support. Why? I don't have many supports that are useful in LoL's current "situation". So, in this...

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Building Support Nami

Hey everyone, I am playing Nami support quite a bit and I started to wonder one thing, why does no one build an attackspeed item on her? I mean after the obvious, "safe" item choices like gold item, micaels crucible or athenes unholy...

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Choosing an APC, Support, and Jungler

I need to select a new APC, Support, and Jungler If there are other suggestions, please tell me.

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Nami E: Tidecaller's Blessing

[[Tidecaller's Blessing]] AA deals extra XX+20% AP dmg.... +20% Nami´s AP or his ADC ? Sry for bad english and stupid question I am almost sure it is Nami´s AP.

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How is Nami?

So... I haven't seen much Nami play, but what I have seen hasn't been very good. Is she balanced? OP? UP?

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