Akali Build

The Best Runes, Items, and Advice to Dominate Your Competition


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In the current meta, Akali is a average mid laner who primarily deals magic damage (81%). Akali has the 16th highest win rate amongst mid laners (out of 36). Prioritize completing Riftmaker early in your Akali build, as players who had this item completed in their build had the highest win rates. Akali is most dominant in the late game, with a 50.7% win rate in the late game, as opposed to a 48.8% win rate overall. Scroll down to see the best items and runes for your Pro Akali Build!

Best Akali Runes


Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter
Presence of Mind
Last Stand
Versus Selected Team Comp
Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter
Presence of Mind
Coup de Grace
Best Items for Akali Builds

vs AD Heavy Teams

vs AP Heavy Teams

vs CC Heavy Teams

vs Tanky Teams

Guide to Playing with Akali
  • Let your team initiate and kill weaker supports from the back.
  • Best combo is to proc Q twice in quick succession.