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Veni, Vedi, Vici: Nike Solo (S8.5)

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9.5
by Big Damage updated May 23, 2021

Smite God: Nike

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Nike Build

Main Build

Notes This is your standard Nike Solo build. Upgrade Bluestone Brooch from Bluestone Pendant at level 20.

Swap Warrior Tabi late game for Winged Blade or an alternative.

Spectral Armor is your alternative/situational item slot. It will usually be Spectral however you can change it.

Notes

This is your standard Nike Solo build. Upgrade Bluestone Brooch from Bluestone Pendant at level 20.

Swap Warrior Tabi late game for Winged Blade or an alternative.

Spectral Armor is your alternative/situational item slot. It will usually be Spectral however you can change it.

Build Item Bluestone Brooch Bluestone Brooch
Build Item Warrior Tabi Warrior Tabi
Build Item Gladiator's Shield Gladiator's Shield
Build Item Void Shield Void Shield
Build Item Talisman of Energy Talisman of Energy
Build Item Spectral Armor Spectral Armor
Build Item Elixir of Speed Elixir of Speed
Build Item Winged Blade Winged Blade

Start 1 (Bluestone)

Notes Standard Bluestone Pendant start. Multi Potions help stack sustain on chalice when you have no protections.a

Notes

Standard Bluestone Pendant start. Multi Potions help stack sustain on chalice when you have no protections.a

Build Item Bluestone Pendant Bluestone Pendant
Build Item Chalice of Healing Chalice of Healing
Build Item Multi Potion Multi Potion
4

Start 2 (Upgraded Starter)

Notes Standard start for an upgraded starter item at level 20. Start by clearing your blue alone and going to lane, once you have 700G to get Warrior Tabi teleport and get them ASAP. Multi Potions help stack sustain on chalice when you have no protections.

Notes

Standard start for an upgraded starter item at level 20. Start by clearing your blue alone and going to lane, once you have 700G to get Warrior Tabi teleport and get them ASAP. Multi Potions help stack sustain on chalice when you have no protections.

Build Item Combat Boots Combat Boots
Build Item Chalice of Healing Chalice of Healing
Build Item Multi Potion Multi Potion
4
Build Item Teleport Glyph Teleport Glyph

Start 3 (Antiheal)

Notes Standard Tainted Steel start. Multi Potions help stack sustain on chalice when you have no protections.

Notes

Standard Tainted Steel start. Multi Potions help stack sustain on chalice when you have no protections.

Build Item Tainted Steel Tainted Steel
Build Item Chalice of Healing Chalice of Healing
Build Item Multi Potion Multi Potion
4

Build 1A (Magical Opponent)

Notes Upgrade Bluestone Brooch from Bluestone Pendant at level 20.

Swap Warrior Tabi late game for Winged Blade or an alternative.

Spectral Armor is your alternative/situational item slot. It will usually be Spectral however you can change it.

Notes

Upgrade Bluestone Brooch from Bluestone Pendant at level 20.

Swap Warrior Tabi late game for Winged Blade or an alternative.

Spectral Armor is your alternative/situational item slot. It will usually be Spectral however you can change it.

Build Item Bluestone Brooch Bluestone Brooch
Build Item Warrior Tabi Warrior Tabi
Build Item Talisman of Energy Talisman of Energy
Build Item Void Shield Void Shield
Build Item Mail of Renewal Mail of Renewal
Build Item Spectral Armor Spectral Armor
Build Item Elixir of Speed Elixir of Speed
Build Item Winged Blade Winged Blade

Build 1B (Sustain)

Notes Upgrade Bluestone Brooch from Bluestone Pendant at level 20.

Swap Warrior Tabi late game for Void Shield or an alternative.

Spectral Armor is your alternative/situational item slot. It will usually be Spectral however you can change it.

Notes

Upgrade Bluestone Brooch from Bluestone Pendant at level 20.

Swap Warrior Tabi late game for Void Shield or an alternative.

Spectral Armor is your alternative/situational item slot. It will usually be Spectral however you can change it.

Build Item Bluestone Brooch Bluestone Brooch
Build Item Warrior Tabi Warrior Tabi
Build Item Mystical Mail Mystical Mail
Build Item Stone of Gaia Stone of Gaia
Build Item Talisman of Energy Talisman of Energy
Build Item Spectral Armor Spectral Armor
Build Item Elixir of Speed Elixir of Speed
Build Item Void Shield Void Shield

Build 2 (Upgraded Starter)

Notes Purchase Sundering Axe late game or an alternative, such as Protector Of The Jungle or Manikin Hidden Blade.

Swap Warrior Tabi late game for Winged Blade or an alternative.

Spectral Armor is your alternative/situational item slot. It will usually be Spectral however you can change it.

Notes

Purchase Sundering Axe late game or an alternative, such as Protector Of The Jungle or Manikin Hidden Blade.

Swap Warrior Tabi late game for Winged Blade or an alternative.

Spectral Armor is your alternative/situational item slot. It will usually be Spectral however you can change it.

Build Item Warrior Tabi Warrior Tabi
Build Item Mystical Mail Mystical Mail
Build Item Void Shield Void Shield
Build Item Talisman of Energy Talisman of Energy
Build Item Spectral Armor Spectral Armor
Build Item Sundering Axe Sundering Axe
Build Item Elixir of Speed Elixir of Speed
Build Item Winged Blade Winged Blade

Build 3 (Antiheal)

Notes Upgrade Tainted Breastplate from Tainted Steel at level 20.

Swap Warrior Tabi late game for Winged Blade or an alternative.

Spectral Armor is your alternative/situational item slot. It will usually be Spectral however you can change it.

Notes

Upgrade Tainted Breastplate from Tainted Steel at level 20.

Swap Warrior Tabi late game for Winged Blade or an alternative.

Spectral Armor is your alternative/situational item slot. It will usually be Spectral however you can change it.

Build Item Tainted Breastplate Tainted Breastplate
Build Item Warrior Tabi Warrior Tabi
Build Item Mystical Mail Mystical Mail
Build Item Void Shield Void Shield
Build Item Talisman of Energy Talisman of Energy
Build Item Spectral Armor Spectral Armor
Build Item Elixir of Speed Elixir of Speed
Build Item Winged Blade Winged Blade

Defence Options

Notes These are all alternative or situational defence items that can work on Nike to counter the enemy team or not feel as weak into certain comps/items.

They do NOT need to be built every single game.

Notes

These are all alternative or situational defence items that can work on Nike to counter the enemy team or not feel as weak into certain comps/items.

They do NOT need to be built every single game.

Build Item Genji's Guard Genji's Guard
Build Item Hide of the Urchin Hide of the Urchin
Build Item Magi's Cloak Magi's Cloak
Build Item Mail of Renewal Mail of Renewal
Build Item Mantle of Discord Mantle of Discord
Build Item Oni Hunter's Garb Oni Hunter's Garb
Build Item Pestilence Pestilence
Build Item Relic Dagger Relic Dagger
Build Item Spectral Armor Spectral Armor
Build Item Stone of Gaia Stone of Gaia
Build Item Winged Blade Winged Blade
Build Item Witchblade Witchblade

Offence Options

Notes These are all alternative or situational damage items that can work on Nike to counter the enemy team or not feel as weak into certain comps/items.

They do NOT need to be built every single game.

Notes

These are all alternative or situational damage items that can work on Nike to counter the enemy team or not feel as weak into certain comps/items.

They do NOT need to be built every single game.

Build Item Ancile Ancile
Build Item Arondight Arondight
Build Item Brawler's Beat Stick Brawler's Beat Stick
Build Item Shifter's Shield Shifter's Shield

Relic Options

Notes These are all of the relics that can work on Nike to counter the enemy team or not feel as weak into certain comps/items.

Blink Rune and Purification Beads are the main two that you will be picking up, the others do NOT need to be built every single game.

Notes

These are all of the relics that can work on Nike to counter the enemy team or not feel as weak into certain comps/items.

Blink Rune and Purification Beads are the main two that you will be picking up, the others do NOT need to be built every single game.

Build Item Blink Rune Blink Rune
Build Item Purification Beads Purification Beads
Build Item Sundering Spear Sundering Spear
Build Item Shield of Thorns Shield of Thorns

Nike's Skill Order Notes At level 2 and 3 the choice of getting Barrier Formation or Valiant Leap first are your choice.

Notes

At level 2 and 3 the choice of getting Barrier Formation or Valiant Leap first are your choice.

Rend

1 X Y
Rend
1 4 6 7 9

Barrier Formation

2 A B
Barrier Formation
2 8 11 12 14

Valiant Leap

3 B A
Valiant Leap
3 15 16 18 19

Sentinel of Zeus

4 Y X
Sentinel of Zeus
5 10 13 17 20
Rend
1 4 6 7 9

Rend

1 X
Nike slams the ground three times, sending out fissures that deal damage. If a target is hit twice, that target loses protections for 5 seconds. If a target is hit three times, that target is disarmed. Nike is immune to Knockback for the duration.

Ability Type: Line
Damage: 60 / 90 / 120 / 150 / 180 (+40% of your Physical Power)
Protections Shred: 4 / 8 / 12 / 16 / 20
Disarm Duration: 1 / 1.25 / 1.5 / 1.75 / 2s
Range: 50
Cost: 60 / 65 / 70 / 75 / 80
Cooldown: 14s
Barrier Formation
2 8 11 12 14

Barrier Formation

2 A
Nike conjures a protective barrier in front of her that blocks ranged Basic Attacks. While focused on the barrier Nike's ability to turn is limited. Enemies who get near the barrier are repelled. At any point, Nike can re-fire the ability to collapse the barrier and deal damage to enemies in front of the barrier. Nike is immune to Knockback for the duration.

Ability Type: Cone
Damage: 70 / 130 / 190 / 250 / 310 (+50% of your Physical Power)
Repel Damage: 10 / 15 / 20 / 25 / 30 (+5% of your Physical Power)
Duration: 6s
Radius: 25
Cost: 60 / 65 / 70 / 75 / 80
Cooldown: 15s
Valiant Leap
3 15 16 18 19

Valiant Leap

3 B
Nike leaps into the air, then crashes down at a location dealing damage and knocking up enemies.

Ability Type: Leap
Damage: 65 / 115 / 165 / 215 / 265 (+60% of your Physical Power)
Range: 55
Radius: 15
Cost: 55 / 60 / 65 / 70 / 75
Cooldown: 16s
Sentinel of Zeus
5 10 13 17 20

Sentinel of Zeus

4 Y
Nike transforms into an armored sentinel and sends out a shockwave that damages and slows enemies around her. While in this form, she gains a percentage of her max health as a shield that lasts for 10 seconds.

Ability Type: Area
Damage: 100 / 165 / 230 / 295 / 360 (+70% of your Physical Power)
Slow: 40%
Shield: 30 / 35 / 40 / 45 / 50% of Max Health
Slow Duration: 4 / 4.5 / 5 / 5.5 / 6s
Radius: 40
Cost: 90 / 95 / 100 / 105 / 110
Cooldown: 100s

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