How is Nasus' jungle viability?

#1Demon_Boy30Posted 5/6/2013 9:48:31 AM
Im trying to get better in the jungle (I never put much effort into it) and I find my biggest issue is I can't find someone I'm overly comfortable with. Nasus has been one of my favorite tops for a while, and I consistently do well with him.

I realise the jungle may gimp his Q damage, but is he still viable? Wither seems like a beast ganking skill, and his passive lifesteal seems like great sustain.
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#2EDumeyPosted 5/6/2013 9:54:17 AM
Yes. Nasus is great in the jungle. You max Spirit Fire and build aura items. Get ridiculously tanky and still do percentage damage with your ult + whatever Q farm you have managed to get. Your Q farm won't be nearly as high as it would be in top lane, but honestly it's not too bad, especially for the mid-game fights where it will be hard for anyone to fight you.
#3ryanaPosted 5/6/2013 10:00:19 AM
He is pretty much the #1 jungler in the game, so yeah I'd say its viable.
#4MIG297Posted 5/6/2013 10:00:47 AM
He's not as scary late game as top nasus since you don't farm your Q all that much in the jungle but he just does such a good job at getting gold for the rest of your team that it doesn't really matter. Ghost + wither + spirit fire gives him great ganks and he can solo dragon at level 6 + shred through barons HP quickly late game.