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Akali
Counter Picks

Pantheon

Zac

Win 50.00% 0.00%
Delta 8.21% -49.09%
Pick 14.29% 14.29%
Akali
Countered By

Zac

Pantheon

Win 0.00% 50.00%
Delta -49.09% 8.21%
Pick 14.29% 14.29%
Summoner Spells

Smite

Deals 390-1000 true damage (depending on champion level) to target epic or large monster or enemy minion. Restores Health based on your maximum life when used against monsters.

Flash

Teleports your champion a short distance toward your cursor's location.

Exhaust

Exhausts target enemy champion, reducing their Movement Speed by 30%, and their damage dealt by 40% for 2.5 seconds.

Ghost

Your champion can move through units for 10 seconds, gaining increased Movement Speed. Grants a maximum of 28-45% (depending on champion level) Movement Speed after accelerating for 2 seconds.
Win 42.86% 50.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Pick 100.00% 85.71% 7.14% 7.14%
Starting Items
150

Refillable Potion

Limited to 1 type of Healing Potion.

UNIQUE Active: Consumes a charge to restore 125 Health over 12 seconds. Holds up to 2 charges and refills upon visiting the shop.
0

Warding Totem (Trinket)

Limited to 1 Trinket.

Active: Consume a charge to place an invisible Stealth Ward which reveals the surrounding area for 60 - 120 seconds.

Stores one charge every 180 - 90 seconds, up to 2 maximum charges.

Ward duration and recharge time gradually improve with level.

(Limit 3 Stealth Wards on the map per player. Switching to a Lens type trinket will disable Trinket use for 120 seconds.)
350

Hunter's Machete

+10% Life Steal vs. Monsters

UNIQUE Passive - Nail: Basic attacks deal 25 bonus damage on hit vs. Monsters. Killing monsters grants special bonus experience.
350

Hunter's Talisman

+150% Base Mana Regen while in Jungle

UNIQUE Passive - Tooth: Damaging a monster with a spell or attack steals 25 Health over 5 seconds. Killing monsters grants special bonus experience.
50

Health Potion

Limited to 5 at one time. Limited to 1 type of Healing Potion.

Click to Consume: Restores 150 Health over 15 seconds.
Win 42.86% 42.86% 54.55% 0.00% 0.00%
Pick 100.00% 100.00% 78.57% 21.43% 7.14%
Early Items
(First 10 Minutes)
1000

Stalker's Blade

Limited to 1 Jungle item

+10% Life Steal vs. Monsters
+180% Base Mana Regen while in Jungle

UNIQUE Passive - Chilling Smite: Smite can be cast on enemy champions, dealing reduced true damage and stealing 20% Movement Speed for 2 seconds.
UNIQUE Passive - Tooth / Nail: Basic attacks deal 25 bonus damage vs. monsters. Damaging a monster with a spell or attack steals 30 Health over 5 seconds. Killing monsters grants special bonus experience.
300

Boots of Speed

Limited to 1.

UNIQUE Passive - Enhanced Movement: +25 Movement Speed
75

Control Ward

Can only carry 3 Control Wards in inventory.

Click to Consume: Places a ward that grants vision of the surrounding area. This device will also reveal invisible traps and reveal / disable wards. Control Wards do not disable other Control Wards. Camouflaged units will also be revealed.

Limit 1 Control Ward on the map per player.
350

Long Sword

+10 Attack Damage
435

Amplifying Tome

+20 Ability Power
850

Aether Wisp

+30 Ability Power

UNIQUE Passive: +5% Movement Speed
1000

Skirmisher's Sabre

Limited to 1 Jungle item

+10% Life Steal vs. Monsters
+180% Base Mana Regen while in Jungle

Passive - Challenging Smite: Smite can be cast on enemy champions, marking them for 4 seconds. While marked, the target is revealed, your basic attacks deal bonus true damage over 3 seconds, and their damage to you is reduced by 20%.
UNIQUE Passive - Tooth / Nail: Basic attacks deal 25 bonus damage vs. monsters. Damaging a monster with a spell or attack steals 30 Health over 5 seconds. Killing monsters grants special bonus experience.
2625

Enchantment: Runic Echoes

+60 Ability Power
+7% Movement Speed

UNIQUE Passive - Echo: Gain charges upon moving or casting. At 100 charges, the next damaging spell hit expends all charges to deal 60 (+10% of Ability Power) bonus magic damage to up to 4 targets on hit.

This effect deals 250% damage to Large Monsters. Hitting a Large Monster with this effect will restore 18% of your missing Mana.
2625

Enchantment: Runic Echoes

+60 Ability Power
+7% Movement Speed

UNIQUE Passive - Echo: Gain charges upon moving or casting. At 100 charges, the next damaging spell hit expends all charges to deal 60 (+10% of Ability Power) bonus magic damage to up to 4 targets on hit.

This effect deals 250% damage to Large Monsters. Hitting a Large Monster with this effect will restore 18% of your missing Mana.
Win 42.86% 40.00% 60.00% 60.00% 20.00% 40.00% 25.00% 50.00% 0.00%
Pick 50.00% 35.71% 35.71% 35.71% 35.71% 35.71% 28.57% 14.29% 14.29%
Item Sets
Exact Item Count
PAIRS
TRIPLES
2625

Enchantment: Runic Echoes

+60 Ability Power
+7% Movement Speed

UNIQUE Passive - Echo: Gain charges upon moving or casting. At 100 charges, the next damaging spell hit expends all charges to deal 60 (+10% of Ability Power) bonus magic damage to up to 4 targets on hit.

This effect deals 250% damage to Large Monsters. Hitting a Large Monster with this effect will restore 18% of your missing Mana.

3400

Hextech Gunblade

+40 Attack Damage
+80 Ability Power

UNIQUE Passive: Heal for 15% of damage dealt. This is 33% as effective for Area of Effect damage.
UNIQUE Active - Lightning Bolt: Deals 175 - 250 (+30% of Ability Power) magic damage and slows the target champion's Movement Speed by 40% for 2 seconds (40 second cooldown, shared with other Hextech items).

2625

Enchantment: Runic Echoes

+60 Ability Power
+7% Movement Speed

UNIQUE Passive - Echo: Gain charges upon moving or casting. At 100 charges, the next damaging spell hit expends all charges to deal 60 (+10% of Ability Power) bonus magic damage to up to 4 targets on hit.

This effect deals 250% damage to Large Monsters. Hitting a Large Monster with this effect will restore 18% of your missing Mana.

3400

Hextech Gunblade

+40 Attack Damage
+80 Ability Power

UNIQUE Passive: Heal for 15% of damage dealt. This is 33% as effective for Area of Effect damage.
UNIQUE Active - Lightning Bolt: Deals 175 - 250 (+30% of Ability Power) magic damage and slows the target champion's Movement Speed by 40% for 2 seconds (40 second cooldown, shared with other Hextech items).

2625

Enchantment: Runic Echoes

+60 Ability Power
+7% Movement Speed

UNIQUE Passive - Echo: Gain charges upon moving or casting. At 100 charges, the next damaging spell hit expends all charges to deal 60 (+10% of Ability Power) bonus magic damage to up to 4 targets on hit.

This effect deals 250% damage to Large Monsters. Hitting a Large Monster with this effect will restore 18% of your missing Mana.

3200

Lich Bane

+80 Ability Power
+7% Movement Speed
+10% Cooldown Reduction
+250 Mana

UNIQUE Passive - Spellblade: After using an ability, the next basic attack deals 75% Base Attack Damage (+50% of Ability Power) bonus magic damage on hit (1.5 second cooldown).

Win 33.33% 0.00% 50.00%
Pick 21.43% 21.43% 14.29%
First Item
3400

Hextech Gunblade

+40 Attack Damage
+80 Ability Power

UNIQUE Passive: Heal for 15% of damage dealt. This is 33% as effective for Area of Effect damage.
UNIQUE Active - Lightning Bolt: Deals 175 - 250 (+30% of Ability Power) magic damage and slows the target champion's Movement Speed by 40% for 2 seconds (40 second cooldown, shared with other Hextech items).
2625

Enchantment: Runic Echoes

+60 Ability Power
+7% Movement Speed

UNIQUE Passive - Echo: Gain charges upon moving or casting. At 100 charges, the next damaging spell hit expends all charges to deal 60 (+10% of Ability Power) bonus magic damage to up to 4 targets on hit.

This effect deals 250% damage to Large Monsters. Hitting a Large Monster with this effect will restore 18% of your missing Mana.
2625

Enchantment: Runic Echoes

+60 Ability Power
+7% Movement Speed

UNIQUE Passive - Echo: Gain charges upon moving or casting. At 100 charges, the next damaging spell hit expends all charges to deal 60 (+10% of Ability Power) bonus magic damage to up to 4 targets on hit.

This effect deals 250% damage to Large Monsters. Hitting a Large Monster with this effect will restore 18% of your missing Mana.
Win 66.67% 20.00% 33.33%
Pick 42.86% 35.71% 21.43%
Time 16 min 12 min 10 min
Boots
1100

Sorcerer's Shoes

+15 Magic Penetration

UNIQUE Passive - Enhanced Movement: +45 Movement Speed
1100

Ninja Tabi

+30 Armor

UNIQUE Passive: Blocks 12% of the damage from basic attacks.
UNIQUE Passive - Enhanced Movement: +45 Movement Speed
900

Boots of Mobility

UNIQUE Passive - Enhanced Movement: +25 Movement Speed. Increases to +115 Movement Speed when out of combat for 5 seconds.
1100

Mercury's Treads

+25 Magic Resist

UNIQUE Passive - Enhanced Movement: +45 Movement Speed
UNIQUE Passive - Tenacity: Reduces the duration of stuns, slows, taunts, fears, silences, blinds, polymorphs, and immobilizes by 30%.
Win 50.00% 50.00% 50.00% 100.00%
Pick 57.14% 14.29% 14.29% 7.14%
Time 16 min 18 min 13 min 18 min
Second Item
3400

Hextech Gunblade

+40 Attack Damage
+80 Ability Power

UNIQUE Passive: Heal for 15% of damage dealt. This is 33% as effective for Area of Effect damage.
UNIQUE Active - Lightning Bolt: Deals 175 - 250 (+30% of Ability Power) magic damage and slows the target champion's Movement Speed by 40% for 2 seconds (40 second cooldown, shared with other Hextech items).
3200

Lich Bane

+80 Ability Power
+7% Movement Speed
+10% Cooldown Reduction
+250 Mana

UNIQUE Passive - Spellblade: After using an ability, the next basic attack deals 75% Base Attack Damage (+50% of Ability Power) bonus magic damage on hit (1.5 second cooldown).
Win 16.67% 50.00%
Pick 42.86% 14.29%
Time 21 min 21 min
Popular Items
3400

Hextech Gunblade

+40 Attack Damage
+80 Ability Power

UNIQUE Passive: Heal for 15% of damage dealt. This is 33% as effective for Area of Effect damage.
UNIQUE Active - Lightning Bolt: Deals 175 - 250 (+30% of Ability Power) magic damage and slows the target champion's Movement Speed by 40% for 2 seconds (40 second cooldown, shared with other Hextech items).
1100

Sorcerer's Shoes

+15 Magic Penetration

UNIQUE Passive - Enhanced Movement: +45 Movement Speed
2625

Enchantment: Runic Echoes

+60 Ability Power
+7% Movement Speed

UNIQUE Passive - Echo: Gain charges upon moving or casting. At 100 charges, the next damaging spell hit expends all charges to deal 60 (+10% of Ability Power) bonus magic damage to up to 4 targets on hit.

This effect deals 250% damage to Large Monsters. Hitting a Large Monster with this effect will restore 18% of your missing Mana.
2625

Enchantment: Runic Echoes

+60 Ability Power
+7% Movement Speed

UNIQUE Passive - Echo: Gain charges upon moving or casting. At 100 charges, the next damaging spell hit expends all charges to deal 60 (+10% of Ability Power) bonus magic damage to up to 4 targets on hit.

This effect deals 250% damage to Large Monsters. Hitting a Large Monster with this effect will restore 18% of your missing Mana.
3200

Lich Bane

+80 Ability Power
+7% Movement Speed
+10% Cooldown Reduction
+250 Mana

UNIQUE Passive - Spellblade: After using an ability, the next basic attack deals 75% Base Attack Damage (+50% of Ability Power) bonus magic damage on hit (1.5 second cooldown).
1100

Ninja Tabi

+30 Armor

UNIQUE Passive: Blocks 12% of the damage from basic attacks.
UNIQUE Passive - Enhanced Movement: +45 Movement Speed
900

Boots of Mobility

UNIQUE Passive - Enhanced Movement: +25 Movement Speed. Increases to +115 Movement Speed when out of combat for 5 seconds.
2900

Zhonya's Hourglass

+70 Ability Power
+45 Armor
+10% Cooldown Reduction

UNIQUE Active - Stasis: Champion becomes invulnerable and untargetable for 2.5 seconds, but is unable to move, attack, cast spells, or use items during this time (120 second cooldown).
2750

Abyssal Scepter

+60 Ability Power
+60 Magic Resist
+10% Cooldown Reduction

UNIQUE Aura: Nearby enemy champions take 10% more magic damage.
Win 41.67% 50.00% 33.33% 33.33% 33.33% 50.00% 50.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Pick 85.71% 57.14% 42.86% 21.43% 21.43% 14.29% 14.29% 14.29% 7.14%
Time 19 min 16 min 13 min 10 min 23 min 18 min 13 min 25 min 28 min
Winning Items
2750

Abyssal Scepter

+60 Ability Power
+60 Magic Resist
+10% Cooldown Reduction

UNIQUE Aura: Nearby enemy champions take 10% more magic damage.
2900

Sunfire Cape

+500 Health
+50 Armor

UNIQUE Passive - Immolate: Deals 25 (+1 per champion level) magic damage per second to nearby enemies. Deals 50% bonus damage to minions and monsters.
1100

Mercury's Treads

+25 Magic Resist

UNIQUE Passive - Enhanced Movement: +45 Movement Speed
UNIQUE Passive - Tenacity: Reduces the duration of stuns, slows, taunts, fears, silences, blinds, polymorphs, and immobilizes by 30%.
2900

Zhonya's Hourglass

+70 Ability Power
+45 Armor
+10% Cooldown Reduction

UNIQUE Active - Stasis: Champion becomes invulnerable and untargetable for 2.5 seconds, but is unable to move, attack, cast spells, or use items during this time (120 second cooldown).
1100

Sorcerer's Shoes

+15 Magic Penetration

UNIQUE Passive - Enhanced Movement: +45 Movement Speed
1100

Ninja Tabi

+30 Armor

UNIQUE Passive: Blocks 12% of the damage from basic attacks.
UNIQUE Passive - Enhanced Movement: +45 Movement Speed
900

Boots of Mobility

UNIQUE Passive - Enhanced Movement: +25 Movement Speed. Increases to +115 Movement Speed when out of combat for 5 seconds.
3400

Hextech Gunblade

+40 Attack Damage
+80 Ability Power

UNIQUE Passive: Heal for 15% of damage dealt. This is 33% as effective for Area of Effect damage.
UNIQUE Active - Lightning Bolt: Deals 175 - 250 (+30% of Ability Power) magic damage and slows the target champion's Movement Speed by 40% for 2 seconds (40 second cooldown, shared with other Hextech items).
2625

Enchantment: Runic Echoes

+60 Ability Power
+7% Movement Speed

UNIQUE Passive - Echo: Gain charges upon moving or casting. At 100 charges, the next damaging spell hit expends all charges to deal 60 (+10% of Ability Power) bonus magic damage to up to 4 targets on hit.

This effect deals 250% damage to Large Monsters. Hitting a Large Monster with this effect will restore 18% of your missing Mana.
Win 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 100.00% 50.00% 50.00% 50.00% 41.67% 33.33%
Pick 7.14% 7.14% 7.14% 14.29% 57.14% 14.29% 14.29% 85.71% 42.86%
Time 28 min 28 min 18 min 25 min 16 min 18 min 13 min 19 min 13 min
Abilities
Skill Order Win Pick
Q
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Marks

Greater Mark of Attack Damage

+0.95 attack damage

Greater Mark of Magic Penetration

+0.87 magic penetration

Greater Mark of Attack Speed

+1.7% attack speed

Greater Mark of Precision

+1.13 Lethality / +0.62 Magic Penetration
+0.95 attack damage +0.87 magic penetration +1.7% attack speed +1.13 Lethality / +0.62 Magic Penetration
Win 50.00% 33.33% 0.00% 50.00%
Pick 42.86% 42.86% 14.29% 14.29%
Seals

Greater Seal of Armor

+1 armor

Greater Seal of Scaling Health

+1.33 health per level (+24 at champion level 18)
+1 armor +1.33 health per level (+24 at champion level 18)
Win 38.46% 50.00%
Pick 92.86% 14.29%
Glyphs

Greater Glyph of Magic Resist

+1.34 magic resist

Greater Glyph of Ability Power

+1.19 ability power

Greater Glyph of Scaling Magic Resist

+0.16 magic resist per level (+3 at champion level 18)
+1.34 magic resist +1.19 ability power +0.16 magic resist per level (+3 at champion level 18)
Win 33.33% 25.00% 100.00%
Pick 42.86% 28.57% 14.29%
Quintessence

Greater Quintessence of Ability Power

+4.95 ability power
+4.95 ability power
Win 50.00%
Pick 57.14%
Masteries
ALL
RECOMMENDED
HIGHEST WIN
MOST POPULAR

Fury

+4% Attack Speed
33.33%
21.43%

Sorcery

+2.0% increased Ability damage
50.00%
57.14%

Fresh Blood

Your first basic attack against a champion deals an additional 10 +1 per level damage (6 second cooldown)
50.00%
42.86%

Feast

Killing a unit restores 20 Health (30 second cooldown)
25.00%
28.57%

Expose Weakness

Damaging enemy champions causes them to take 3% more damage from your allies
100.00%
7.14%

Vampirism

+2.0% Lifesteal and Spell Vamp
33.33%
42.86%

Natural Talent

Gain 2 + 0.44 per level Attack Damage, and 3 + 0.67 per level Ability Power (+10 Attack Damage and 15 Ability Power at level 18)
60.00%
35.71%

Bounty Hunter

Deal 1% increased damage for each unique enemy champion you have killed
33.33%
21.43%

Double Edged Sword

Deal 3% additional damage, take 1.5% additional damage.
57.14%
50.00%

Battle Trance

Gain up to 3% increased damage over 3 seconds when in combat with enemy Champions
0.00%
7.14%

Battering Blows

+7% Armor Penetration

Piercing Thoughts

+7% Magic Penetration

Warlord's Bloodlust

Moving or attacking will charge an Energized attack. Energized attacks heal for 5-40% of your total Attack Damage (amplified by Critical Strikes) and grant 30% Movement Speed for 0.75 seconds.

Fervor of Battle

Hitting champions with basic attacks generates a Fervor stack (2 for melee attacks). Stacks of Fervor last 8 seconds (max 8 stacks)and increase your AD by 1-8 for each stack.

Deathfire Touch

Your damaging abilities cause enemy champions to take magic damage over 4 seconds.

Damage: 8 + 45% Bonus Attack Damage and 25% Ability Power

Deathfire Touch's duration is reduced for:
- Area of Effect: 2 second duration.
- Damage over Time: 1 second duration.

Wanderer

+3% Movement Speed out of combat
50.00%
28.57%

Savagery

Single target attacks and spells deal 5 bonus damage to minions and monsters
40.00%
71.43%

Runic Affinity

Buffs from neutral monsters last 15% longer
25.00%
57.14%

Secret Stash

Your Potions and Elixirs last 10% longer.

Your Health Potions are replaced with Biscuits that restore 15 Health and Mana instantly on use

Assassin

Deal 2% increased damage to champions when no allied champions are nearby
66.67%
42.86%

Merciless

Deal 3% increased damage to champions below 40% Health
46.15%
92.86%

Meditation

Regenerate 1.25% of your missing Mana every 5 seconds
0.00%
7.14%

Greenfather's Gift

Stepping into brush causes your next damaging attack or ability to deal 3% of your target's current health as bonus magic damage (9s Cooldown)
50.00%
28.57%

Bandit

Gain 1 gold for each nearby minion killed by an ally.

Gain 3 gold (10 if melee) when hitting an enemy champion with a basic attack (5 second cooldown)

Dangerous Game

Champion kills and assists restore 5% of your missing Health and Mana
40.00%
71.43%

Precision

Gain 6 Lethality and 1.5 + 0.25 per level Magic Penetration
41.67%
85.71%

Intelligence

Your Cooldown Reduction cap is increased to 45% and you gain 5% Cooldown Reduction
50.00%
14.29%

Stormraider's Surge

Dealing 30% of a champion's max Health within 2.5 seconds grants you 40% Movement Speed and 75% Slow Resistance for 3 seconds (10 second cooldown).

Thunderlord's Decree

Your 3rd attack or damaging spell against the same enemy champion calls down a lightning strike, dealing magic damage in the area.

Damage: 10 per level, plus 30% of your Bonus Attack Damage, and 10% of your Ability Power (25-15 second cooldown, based on level).
42.86%
100.00%

Windspeaker's Blessing

Your heals and shields are 10% stronger. Additionally, your shields and heals on other allies increase their armor by 5-22 (based on level) and their magic resistance by half that amount for 3 seconds.

Recovery

+2.0 Health per 5 seconds
0.00%
7.14%

Unyielding

+5% Bonus Armor and Magic Resist
50.00%
14.29%

Explorer

+15 Movement Speed in Brush and River
0.00%
7.14%

Tough Skin

You take 2 less damage from champion and neutral monster basic attacks
50.00%
14.29%

Siegemaster

Gain 8 Armor and Magic Resistance when near an allied tower

Runic Armor

Shields, healing, regeneration, and lifesteal on you are 8% stronger
50.00%
14.29%

Veteran's Scars

+50 Health
0.00%
7.14%

Insight

Reduces the cooldown of Summoner Spells by 15%
33.33%
21.43%

Perseverance

+50% Base Health Regen, increased to +200% when below 25% Health

Fearless

Gain 10% +1.5 per level bonus Armor and Magic Resist when damaged by an enemy champion for 2 seconds (9s Cooldown)

Swiftness

+15% Tenacity and Slow Resist

Legendary Guardian

+3 Armor and Magic Resist for each nearby enemy champion

Grasp of the Undying

Every 4 seconds in combat, your next attack against an enemy champion deals damage equal to 3% of your max Health and heals you for 1.5% of your max Health (halved for ranged champions, deals magic damage)

Courage of the Colossus

Gain a shield for 3-54 (+5% of your maximum health) for each nearby enemy champion for 3 seconds after hitting an enemy champion with a stun, taunt, snare, or knock up (45-30 second cooldown, based on level).

Stoneborn Pact

Gain 5% total health.
Your movement impairing effects brand enemy champions with an earthen rune for 4 seconds. Other allied champions who attack branded enemies heal for 5 + 2.5% of your maximum health over 2 seconds (halved if you are ranged).

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Akali Games Analyzed

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Best Akali on JP

NameWinGames

A minimum of 50 ranked games on Akali and Diamond Rank and above is what is required to be on the list. Rankings take in consideration win rate, current rank and number of games played on the champion.

Average Akali Game Stats

Physical Damage: 3137 (28.93%)
Magic Damage: 7007 (64.61%)
True Damage: 700 (6.46%)
Total Damage Dealt: 10845
Total Damage Taken: 28135
Healing: 12114

Kills: 5.29
Deaths: 5.43
Assists: 4.79
Largest Kill Spree: 2.43
Gold: 10,160
CS: 31
Jungle CS: 95.50
Enemy Jungle: 39.00
Analyzed: 14.00

Akali Base Stats

Health: 672.8 (+85)
Health Regen: 8.992 (+0.65)
Mana: 200 (+0)
Mana Regen: 50 (+0)
Move Speed: 350
Attack Damage: 61.576 (+3.2)
Attack Speed: 0.694 (+3.1%)
Attack Range: 125
Armor: 29.88 (+3.5)
MR: 33.35 (+1.25)