Nocturne • build

champion classes slayer

Slayer

Easy difficulty

Power Spike (Early, Mid, Late)

Early

Mid

Late

Playstyle

Damage Type

25% ap

75% ad

Jungle

Win  49.2%  Pick 3.2%  Ban 2.2%

Jungle

Win  49.2%  Pick 3.2%  Ban 2.2%

Middle

Win  52%  Pick 0.8%  Ban 2.2%

Nocturne Jungle

Win 52.2% • Default build

Nocturne Runes

Best runes for the selected Nocturne build:

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Precision
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static-perks-8008
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static-perks-8010
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static-perks-9111
static-perks-8009
static-perks-9104
static-perks-9105
static-perks-9103
static-perks-8014
static-perks-8017
static-perks-8299
static-perks-8100
Domination
static-perks-8126
static-perks-8139
static-perks-8143
static-perks-8136
static-perks-8120
static-perks-8138
static-perks-8135
static-perks-8134
static-perks-8105
static-perks-8106
static-perks-5008
static-perks-5005
static-perks-5007
static-perks-5008
static-perks-5002
static-perks-5003
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static-perks-5002
static-perks-5003

Summoner Spells

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static-spells-SummonerSmite

Core Items

Starting Items

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Early Items

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Core Items

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Full Build

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static-items-3111
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static-items-3181

Situational Items

All

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Items vs heavy AP team

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static-items-3091
static-items-3181

Items vs heavy AD team

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static-items-3814
static-items-3181

Nocturne Skill order

Q
E
W
Recommended skill order for Nocturne Jungle build:
NocturneDuskbringer
NocturneShroudofDarkness
NocturneUnspeakableHorror
NocturneParanoia
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R
17
W
18
W

Nocturne Best lane matchups

Jax

+ 303.8

GD@15

Rammus

+ 300.8

GD@15

Kayn

+ 251.9

GD@15

Nocturne Worst lane matchups

Sejuani

- 165.8

GD@15

Elise

- 144.8

GD@15

Vi

- 43.9

GD@15

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General information

Nocturne Abilities

Description
Cooldowns

Umbra Blades

Nocturne_UmbraBlades
P

Every so often Nocturne's next attack does AOE damage and heals him. His auto attacks reduce the cooldown as well.

Duskbringer

NocturneDuskbringer
Q

Nocturne throws a blade that deals damage and leaves a trail that causes the enemies to also leave a trail that gives Nocturne movement speed, AD, and allows him to move through units.

Shroud of Darkness

NocturneShroudofDarkness
W

Nocturne gains a spell shield that blocks one ability and gets attack speed. The attack speed is doubled if he manages to block a spell.

Unspeakable Horror

NocturneUnspeakableHorror
E

Nocturne gives his target a nightmare and deals damage while also fearing his target if they don't run out of range before it's over.

Paranoia

NocturneParanoia
R

Nocturne reduces vision for all enemy champions and ally champions and then dives at an enemy champion from a long range.

Basic combos

Clearing The Jungle

NocturneUnspeakableHorror
E
NocturneDuskbringer
Q
AA

Use your E on the big monster of each camp. Line up your Q on all monsters and keep autoing to clear the camp.

Basic Trading Combo

NocturneDuskbringer
Q
NocturneUnspeakableHorror
E
NocturneShroudofDarkness
W

Use your W to block enemy abilities or CC.

Basic Ganking Combo

NocturneParanoia
R
NocturneDuskbringer
Q
NocturneShroudofDarkness
W
NocturneUnspeakableHorror
E
AA

It is key that you use your Ultimate to gank a lane as soon as it comes up. You can also Shoot your Q out before it reaches a target to maximize your damage and efficiency.

Quick tips to play Nocturne

Get level 6 as quickly as possible so you’re able to dominate and take over the map.

Reactively use your

NocturneParanoiaR

to counter dives or ganks during the early game.

Proactively look to take down players who are pushed up without Summoner Spells split pushing in the side lane.

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