The Best Runes, Items, and Advice to Dominate Your Competition
Our Akali builds come from our examination of 142,158 recently ranked Akali games. Only the top win rate Akali builds that are also commonly used are suggested. Because we have so many rounds in our data, we are sure that we can show you high quality builds to help you win your next match!
To get more champion specific build advice and strategies, feel free to take a look at our guide at the bottom of the page. Additionally, Akali builds specific to a unique skill division can be seen by choosing another rank from the dropdown menu found above. The best Akali build will be specific to that tier’s meta.
Best Akali Runes
If you are facing a well-mixed enemy team composition, you should strongly consider getting yourself the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Presence of Mind, and Last Stand runes. In recent games, she won the largest fraction of her games when equiped with these runes. However, if you are battling a more single focused enemy team composition, such as an AP focused or a CC heavy team, you should instead glance down and to the right to get the best Akali runes to win your particular round.
Versus Selected Team Comp
Best Items for Your Akali Build
The most critical items to incorporate into your Akali build include: Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, Lich Bane, and Void Staff. Furthermore, like our rune advice, you can also find quality, focused, Akali item builds further down for the particular enemy team comp you are battling in your current game. Players who added these items in their gear had a better winrate than those who worked towards other builds for Akali.
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.