Akshan Runes
Core Akshan Item Build Order56.8% Win Rate (2,214 Games)
Doran's Blade

Starting

Kraken Slayer

1st

Mercury's Treads

2nd

Blade of The Ruined King

3rd

Terminus

4th

Blade of The Ruined King

5th

Kraken Slayer

6th

Doran's Blade
Kraken Slayer
Mercury's Treads
Blade of The Ruined King
Terminus
Blade of The Ruined King
Kraken Slayer

Core Akshan Item Build Path

Situational

Guinsoo's Rageblade
Wit's End
Guardian Angel
Jak'Sho, The Protean
Infinity Edge
Rapid Firecannon
The Collector

Summoner Spells

Flash
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Akshan Skill Order0
Dirty Fighting

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Avengerang
Going Rogue
Heroic Swing
Comeuppance

Akshan Guide

Learn Akshan with our Akshan guide. Learn about Akshan's strengths and Akshan's weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Akshan, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • Akshan
    Q
    reveals struck champions.
  • Akshan
    Q
    's will continue granting Akshan bonus movespeed as long as it keeps hitting champions.
  • Akshan
    W
    lasts indefinitely while Akshan is near terrain or inside brush.
  • Akshan
    E
    's cooldown resets on Takedowns.
  • Akshan
    R
    can be cast again to end prematurely and fire less shots.
Strengths
  • Has very high mobility.
  • Reviving allies with
    Akshan
    W
    can swing extended fights and singlehandedly win games.
  • Excels in open areas where
    Akshan
    R
    cannot be blocked by other units and near terrain corners where
    Akshan
    E
    can be used freely.
  • Thrives on critical strike and attack speed enhancements.
Weaknesses
  • Very reliant on gold and levels.
  • Akshan
    W
    's enemy trails, bonus movespeed, and bonus mana regen are only granted while hunting Scoundrels.
  • Has consistently low damage output in fights until
    Akshan
    E
    can be safely used.
  • Akshan
    R
    can be blocked by any non-friendly unit in the game, including minions, monsters, and turrets.