Akali
tier-2
P
Q

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R

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Toughest Matchups:
Volibear
39.7%
Sett
41.6%
Mordekaiser
42.3%
Gangplank
44.0%
Tryndamere
46.3%
Nasus
46.3%
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Core Build Order

Doran's Ring
Health Potion
Stealth Ward

Starting

Riftmaker
Leeching Leer
Blasting Wand

1st

Sorcerer's Shoes
Boots

2nd

Zhonya's Hourglass
Seeker's Armguard
Stopwatch
Fiendish Codex

3rd

Lich Bane
Sheen
Aether Wisp
Blasting Wand

4th

Rabadon's Deathcap
Needlessly Large Rod
Needlessly Large Rod

5th

Void Staff
Blighting Jewel
Blasting Wand

6th

Core Build Path

50.66% Win Rate (1131 Games)

Leeching Leer
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Boots
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Blasting Wand
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Riftmaker
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Sorcerer's Shoes
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Blasting Wand
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Giant's Belt
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Demonic Embrace

Summoner Spells

Damage Breakdown

81% AP

13%

Runes

48.94% Win Rate (658 Games)

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Skill Order

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Akali's Matchups

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Win Rate
49.2%
(-0.5%)
vs last patch
Pick Rate
5.3%
(-0.4%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
32.0%
(+4.7%)
vs last patch

Playing against Akali

Key Insights
When
Q
reaches max rank, it deals 25% bonus damage to minions/monsters.
Akali is temporarily revealed in
W
after attacking, using an ability, or being hit by an ability that grants True Sight.
E
can be used on
W
to mark the shroud and dash back to it.
R
's first cast requires a target, but the second cast doesn't.
Power Spike
Can out-resource most enemies in lane.
Has consistently high burst damage.
Has a strong level 2/3 with
Q
's with
P
. At level 6, she can 100-0 with
R
.
Has a lot of outplay potential with
W
/
E
/
R
.
Synergizes well with
Riftmaker
,
Zhonya's Hourglass
,
Demonic Embrace
, and
Rabadon's Deathcap
. Can opt for
Night Harvester
for more burst.
Vulnerable
Extremely high skill champion that requires a lot of well-timed ability casts and outplays to perform well. One misplay can severely cost her.
Combos cannot be successful without consistently proc'ing
P
.
Q
is her waveclear and her trade tool. When used for one, she can't do the other.
W
has long cooldown of 20 seconds. Once used, she can be punished.
R
has a 100 second cooldown at rank 1. Once used, her strength diminishes in fights.
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