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Nocturne The Eternal Nightmare

Find the best Nocturne build guides for League of Legends Patch 10.20. The MOBAFire community works hard to keep their LoL builds and guides updated, and will help you craft the best Nocturne build for the S10 meta. Learn more about Nocturne's abilities, skins, or even ask your own questions to the community!


Season 10 Guides
LoL Champion Nocturne Build Guide

⚔️"Help is not coming... "⚔️

Guide by SELORONIOS updated September 19, 2020
  • 10.19
Votes: 41
Views: 110,764
LoL Champion Nocturne Build Guide

The Nocturnomicon

Guide by PsiGuard updated September 13, 2020
  • 10.18
  • In-depth
Votes: 4,377
Views: 23,156,750
LoL Champion Nocturne Build Guide

[10.17] Coach Curtis's Nocturne Mid | Challanger Guide

Guide by Pentakai updated September 1, 2020
  • 10.17
  • In-depth
Votes: 23
Views: 46,105
LoL Champion Nocturne Build Guide

🔱FNC styllEE's Challenger Nocturne🔱

Guide by styllEE updated August 27, 2020
  • 10.17
Votes: 285
Views: 726,227
LoL Champion Nocturne Build Guide

Official /r/Nocturnemains guide to Darkness

Guide by StrangeRune updated July 7, 2020
  • 10.13
  • In-depth
Votes: 14
Views: 10,069
LoL Champion Nocturne Build Guide

SSM's Gold Nocturne Guide Season 10

Guide by ShadowSlayerMain updated June 24, 2020
  • 10.13
Votes: 24
Views: 64,716
LoL Champion Nocturne Build Guide

10.9 Nocturne Midlane Build - Patch 10.9 / Season 2020

Guide by deprimere updated April 29, 2020
  • 10.9
Votes: 28
Views: 35,538
LoL Champion Nocturne Build Guide

FEAR ME! A Jungle Nocturne Guide

Guide by HeartOfDarkness updated May 6, 2020
  • 10.9
  • In-depth
Votes: 22
Views: 121,070
LoL Champion Nocturne Build Guide

Nocturne ⚫ The key to Darrknessss『Jg & Lane』

Guide by AsarWeth updated April 17, 2020
  • 10.8
Votes: 47
Views: 165,140
LoL Champion Nocturne Build Guide

10.7 Nocturne Midlane Build - Patch 10.7 / Season 2020

Guide by Guest updated April 11, 2020
  • 10.7
Rating Pending
Views: 7,034
LoL Champion Nocturne Build Guide

Nocturne Mid

Guide by HybridReaver updated February 5, 2020
  • 10.3
Votes: 30
Views: 42,218
Season 10 Builds
LoL Champion Nocturne Build Guide

nocturne build

Build by Guest updated September 27, 2020
  • 10.19
New Build
Views: 182
LoL Champion Nocturne Build Guide

Darkness...

Build by CinderTheSnake updated September 24, 2020
  • 10.19
New Build
Views: 58
LoL Champion Nocturne Build Guide

Nocturne: the eternal nightmare

Build by AkimboTs updated September 13, 2020
  • 10.18
Rating Pending
Views: 187
LoL Champion Nocturne Build Guide

Nocturne is CRITICAL with our Civilization!!! (Its Crit Noct

Build by COOKIERAY updated August 24, 2020
  • 10.17
Votes: 14
Views: 14,377
LoL Champion Nocturne Build Guide

Nocturne JG para partir rajas

Build by wenaperrito updated September 1, 2020
  • 10.17
Rating Pending
Views: 4,994
LoL Champion Nocturne Build Guide

Over 65% winrate jungle diamond nocturne

Build by Impact_poison updated August 25, 2020
  • 10.17
Rating Pending
Views: 1,206
LoL Champion Nocturne Build Guide

The Yasuo mid counter!

Build by COOKIERAY updated August 24, 2020
  • 10.17
Rating Pending
Views: 2,380
LoL Champion Nocturne Build Guide

Nocturne mid

Build by zedmyster updated August 19, 2020
  • 10.17
Rating Pending
Views: 250
LoL Champion Nocturne Build Guide

Low Elo Nocturne Carry Guide

Build by Guest updated August 15, 2020
  • 10.16
Rating Pending
Views: 458
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Nocturne Build Stats

Patch 10.20: 2050 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Nocturne's Runes

Nocturne's Best Runes 48%

Win Rate 5555 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Lethal Tempo
Lethal Tempo
LoL Rune: Triumph
Triumph
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Coup de Grace
Coup de Grace

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Ultimate Hunter
Ultimate Hunter
LoL Rune: Sudden Impact
Sudden Impact

Second Best

Nocturne's 2nd Best Runes 48%

Win Rate 1866 Games

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Lethal Tempo
Lethal Tempo
LoL Rune: Triumph
Triumph
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Coup de Grace
Coup de Grace

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Ultimate Hunter
Ultimate Hunter
LoL Rune: Eyeball Collection
Eyeball Collection

Third Best

Nocturne's 3rd Best Runes 55%

Win Rate 609 Games

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Lethal Tempo
Lethal Tempo
LoL Rune: Triumph
Triumph
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Coup de Grace
Coup de Grace

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Ultimate Hunter
Ultimate Hunter
LoL Rune: Taste of Blood
Taste of Blood

Nocturne's Summoner Spells

Nocturne's Best Summoner Spells 49%

Win Rate 20603 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Nocturne's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 52%

Win Rate 344 Games

Smite Ignite

Third Best

Nocturne's 3rd Best Summoner Spells 44%

Win Rate 95 Games

Ghost Smite

Nocturne's Starters

Nocturne's Best Starter Items 49%

Win Rate 20571 Games

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  • 2

Trinket

Nocturne's Best Trinket 49%

Win Rate 9298 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Nocturne's 2nd Best Trinket 48%

Win Rate 8727 Games

Warding Totem

Third Best

Nocturne's 3rd Best Trinket 49%

Win Rate 3054 Games

Farsight Alteration
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Nocturne's Ability Order

Nocturne's Best Ability Order 67%

Win Rate 734 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
Patch 10.20: 2051 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Nocturne's Runes

Nocturne's Best Runes 56%

Win Rate 266 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Lethal Tempo
Lethal Tempo
LoL Rune: Presence of Mind
Presence of Mind
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Coup de Grace
Coup de Grace

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Ultimate Hunter
Ultimate Hunter
LoL Rune: Taste of Blood
Taste of Blood

Second Best

Nocturne's 2nd Best Runes 48%

Win Rate 121 Games

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Lethal Tempo
Lethal Tempo
LoL Rune: Presence of Mind
Presence of Mind
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Coup de Grace
Coup de Grace

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Ultimate Hunter
Ultimate Hunter
LoL Rune: Taste of Blood
Taste of Blood

Third Best

Nocturne's 3rd Best Runes 47%

Win Rate 104 Games

Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Lethal Tempo
Lethal Tempo
LoL Rune: Presence of Mind
Presence of Mind
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Coup de Grace
Coup de Grace

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Ultimate Hunter
Ultimate Hunter
LoL Rune: Taste of Blood
Taste of Blood

Nocturne's Summoner Spells

Nocturne's Best Summoner Spells 51%

Win Rate 1798 Games

  • 1
  • 2

Second Best

Nocturne's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 65%

Win Rate 82 Games

Flash Teleport

Nocturne's Starters

Nocturne's Best Starter Items 53%

Win Rate 695 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Nocturne's 2nd Best Starter Items 51%

Win Rate 859 Games

Doran's Blade Health Potion

Third Best

Nocturne's 3rd Best Starter Items 52%

Win Rate 682 Games

Long Sword Refillable Potion

Trinket

Nocturne's Best Trinket 55%

Win Rate 713 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Nocturne's 2nd Best Trinket 48%

Win Rate 895 Games

Warding Totem

Third Best

Nocturne's 3rd Best Trinket 53%

Win Rate 323 Games

Oracle Lens
Don’t forget
to Buy Wards

Nocturne's Ability Order

Nocturne's Best Ability Order 73%

Win Rate 184 Games

  • 1
  • 2
Patch 10.20: 2053 matches scanned * Each section of the build is rated independently of the others

Nocturne's Runes

Nocturne's Best Runes 46%

Win Rate 89 Games

  • 1
Precision
LoL Path: Precision
LoL Rune: Lethal Tempo
Lethal Tempo
LoL Rune: Presence of Mind
Presence of Mind
LoL Rune: Legend: Alacrity
Legend: Alacrity
LoL Rune: Coup de Grace
Coup de Grace

Domination
LoL Path: Domination
LoL Rune: Ultimate Hunter
Ultimate Hunter
LoL Rune: Taste of Blood
Taste of Blood

Second Best

Nocturne's 2nd Best Runes 0%

Win Rate Games

LoL Path:

LoL Path:

Third Best

Nocturne's 3rd Best Runes 0%

Win Rate Games

LoL Path:

LoL Path:

Nocturne's Summoner Spells

Nocturne's Best Summoner Spells 51%

Win Rate 758 Games

  • 1
  • 2

Second Best

Nocturne's 2nd Best Summoner Spells 53%

Win Rate 418 Games

Flash Teleport

Nocturne's Starters

Nocturne's Best Starter Items 58%

Win Rate 170 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Nocturne's 2nd Best Starter Items 51%

Win Rate 753 Games

Doran's Blade Health Potion

Third Best

Nocturne's 3rd Best Starter Items 51%

Win Rate 522 Games

Corrupting Potion

Trinket

Nocturne's Best Trinket 55%

Win Rate 385 Games

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3

Second Best

Nocturne's 2nd Best Trinket 50%

Win Rate 743 Games

Warding Totem

Third Best

Nocturne's 3rd Best Trinket 53%

Win Rate 124 Games

Oracle Lens
Don’t forget
to Buy Wards

Nocturne's Ability Order

Nocturne's Best Ability Order 70%

Win Rate 154 Games

  • 1

Nocturne Skins

Nocturne's Abilities

Ability Range Cost Cooldown
Nocturne's Umbra Blades
Umbra Blades Nocturne's Passive Nocturne's Passive
Self
Nocturne's Passive
Nocturne's Passive
Nocturne's basic attack is periodically enhanced, dealing 20% of his physical damage to his target and 120% of his physical damage to surrounding enemies, while also healing himself for 15−40 (+15% of ability power) per enemy hit (depending on level).

Umbra Blades' damage to the primary target can critically strike for bonus physical damage.

Basic attacks reduce Umbra Blades' cooldown by 1 second, increased to 3 seconds against monsters and enemy champions.
Q
Nocturne's Duskbringer
Duskbringer Nocturne's Q Ability
1200
60 / 65 / 70 / 75 / 80
10
Nocturne throws a shadow blade which deals 65 / 110 / 155 / 200 / 245 (+0.75 per bonus attack damage) physical damage, leaves a Dusk Trail, and causes champions who are hit to also leave a Dusk Trail for 5 seconds. While on the trail, Nocturne ignores unit collision and has 15 / 20 / 25 / 30 / 35% increased Movement Speed and 20 / 30 / 40 / 50 / 60 additional Attack Damage.
W
Nocturne's Shroud of Darkness
Shroud of Darkness Nocturne's W Ability
Self
50
20 / 18 / 16 / 14 / 12
Passive: Nocturne empowers his blades, permanently gaining 30 / 35 / 40 / 45 / 50 % attack speed.

Active: Nocturne creates a magical shield for 1.5 seconds which will block the next enemy spell that hits him. If an ability is blocked by the shield, his passive attack speed is doubled for 5 seconds.

If Shroud of Darkness is active when Nocturne re-casts Paranoia to dash to a target, it'll stay active until Nocturne reaches his target.
E
Nocturne's Unspeakable Horror
Unspeakable Horror Nocturne's E Ability
425
60 / 65 / 70 / 75 / 80
15 / 14 / 13 / 12 / 11
Nocturne plants a nightmare into his target's mind, dealing damage each second for total 80 / 120 / 160 / 200 / 260 (+100% of ability power) over 2 seconds and fearing the target for 1.25 / 1.5 / 1.75 / 2 / 2.25 seconds causing them to run away from Nocturne with impaired movement if they do not get out of (465) range by the end of the duration. Nocturne also gains massively increased movement speed when moving toward feared targets.
R
Nocturne's Paranoia
Paranoia Nocturne's Ultimate (R) Ability
4000
100
150 / 125 / 100 / 100 / 100
Nocturne reduces the sight radius of all enemy champions and removes their ally vision for 6 seconds, this includes champions, minions, wards, towers and clairvoyance. He can then launch himself at an enemy champion (2500 / 3250 / 4000 range), dealing 150 / 275 / 400 (+1.2 per bonus attack damage) physical damage.

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