Akali
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W
E
R
Toughest Matchups:
Draven
16.7%
Sion
16.7%
Nasus
18.2%
Fiora
25.0%
Pyke
27.3%
Kled
33.3%
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Ranked Solo/Duo
Platinum+
9.16
Recommended Build
Highest Win Rate
Most Common
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Summoner Spells
Starting Items
Core Build Path: 48.37% Win Rate (477 Game)
Core Final Build: 50.88% Win Rate (1,246 Game)
Runes: 51.49% Win Rate (336 Game)
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Skill Order
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Damage Breakdown
73% AP
23% AD
Akali's Matchups
Lane Win Rate
Game Win Rate
Akaliwinslane against...
Nocturne
9 Matches
89%
in Lane
78%
in Game
Heimerdinger
18 Matches
72%
in Lane
61%
in Game
Jhin
10 Matches
70%
in Lane
60%
in Game
Sion
6 Matches
67%
in Lane
17%
in Game
Taliyah
31 Matches
65%
in Lane
58%
in Game
Karthus
19 Matches
63%
in Lane
47%
in Game
Fiora
8 Matches
63%
in Lane
25%
in Game
Jayce
46 Matches
61%
in Lane
46%
in Game
Azir
91 Matches
59%
in Lane
55%
in Game
Ezreal
39 Matches
59%
in Lane
59%
in Game
Kennen
12 Matches
58%
in Lane
33%
in Game
Cassiopeia
91 Matches
58%
in Lane
52%
in Game
Viktor
62 Matches
58%
in Lane
47%
in Game
Zoe
153 Matches
58%
in Lane
48%
in Game
Urgot
7 Matches
57%
in Lane
43%
in Game
Ziggs
82 Matches
56%
in Lane
46%
in Game
Renekton
18 Matches
56%
in Lane
56%
in Game
Aatrox
63 Matches
56%
in Lane
59%
in Game
Lux
260 Matches
55%
in Lane
47%
in Game
Camille
20 Matches
55%
in Lane
50%
in Game
Ekko
265 Matches
55%
in Lane
47%
in Game
Wukong
22 Matches
55%
in Lane
36%
in Game
Nasus
11 Matches
55%
in Lane
18%
in Game
Xerath
140 Matches
54%
in Lane
44%
in Game
Cho'Gath
26 Matches
54%
in Lane
35%
in Game
Riven
26 Matches
54%
in Lane
73%
in Game
Diana
230 Matches
53%
in Lane
51%
in Game
Katarina
403 Matches
53%
in Lane
46%
in Game
Mordekaiser
55 Matches
53%
in Lane
42%
in Game
Irelia
207 Matches
53%
in Lane
59%
in Game
Kayle
19 Matches
53%
in Lane
47%
in Game
Lissandra
80 Matches
53%
in Lane
44%
in Game
Yasuo
603 Matches
52%
in Lane
49%
in Game
Ryze
125 Matches
52%
in Lane
45%
in Game
Lucian
25 Matches
52%
in Lane
56%
in Game
Malzahar
164 Matches
52%
in Lane
37%
in Game
Vel'Koz
110 Matches
52%
in Lane
47%
in Game
Rumble
29 Matches
52%
in Lane
45%
in Game
LeBlanc
239 Matches
51%
in Lane
49%
in Game
Tristana
70 Matches
51%
in Lane
59%
in Game
Twisted Fate
142 Matches
51%
in Lane
49%
in Game
Anivia
84 Matches
51%
in Lane
49%
in Game
Orianna
175 Matches
51%
in Lane
47%
in Game
Talon
207 Matches
51%
in Lane
45%
in Game
Syndra
280 Matches
51%
in Lane
48%
in Game
Fizz
319 Matches
50%
in Lane
44%
in Game
Teemo
12 Matches
50%
in Lane
42%
in Game
Morgana
40 Matches
50%
in Lane
53%
in Game
Malphite
46 Matches
50%
in Lane
50%
in Game
Aurelion Sol
26 Matches
50%
in Lane
38%
in Game
Zyra
10 Matches
50%
in Lane
60%
in Game
Neeko
114 Matches
50%
in Lane
44%
in Game
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Win Rate
47.6%
(+0.4%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
9.88%
(+1.90%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
22.4%
(+7.8%)
vs last patch
Playing against Akali
Key Insights
Akali's
has very high energy costs and low damage early. Try to punish this by pushing the lane when possible so she's forced under turret where farming will be harder.
Akali is invisible when inside
, but you can reveal by abilities that grant True Sight. You can also still damage her with AoE spells or skillshots.
Akali's
restores Energy and grants movement speed. Akali can use
on
to mark the ground and then dash to it so she can use it as an escape or to juke you.
If Akali attacks while inside her
she will briefly be revealed for 0.65 seconds
Whenever Akali damages a champion with
,
or
she activates gains
. If she walks far enough away from the target she will spin her blade for 4 seconds. Keep your distance from her until it runs out or she uses it on a minion, as this attack has bonus range, does bonus magic damage and restores energy.
Generally, MR hurts her all-in kill potential.
or
are good. Akali does mixed damage but her main spells,
and second use of
do magic damage.
Power Spike
Akali has a very strong level 2 if she can combo
with
and Ignite.
Akali's level 6 is extremely strong as she unlocks
. Watch out for the second dash as it is an execute and has high base damage.
Upon hitting level 9, Akali will have
maxed, which does bonus damage to minions, allowing her to wave clear with much more ease.
Item spikes:
then when upgrading to
.
can be bought to give her more waveclear but she will be delaying her main damage spikes.
/
are huge purchases that allow her to buy a lot of time in fights alongside
.
Vulnerable
Whenever Akali uses
to wave clear and has her
on cooldown you have a big time window to trade and punish her as her energy regenerates slowly.
has long cooldown (20 seconds at all ranks). Bait it out first to set up a gank.
Limited mobility pre 6 (
is a 16 sec CD)
Akali is locked out of her second dash from
for 2.5 seconds after using the first one. Try to burst her down or CC and gain distance from her before she can use it again.
has a long cooldown at rank 1 (120 sec CD). During this time Akali's strength in fights is much lower).