How to Win Akali vs Ashe Counter Matchup Akali is in the b tier of champions

Akali vs Ashe

How to Beat Ashe as Akali in LoL Ashe is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Ashe as Akali

based on 9,884 Akali vs Ashe matchups
Win Rate
49.2 %
K/D/A
2.39
Pick Rate
7.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of ranked League games every week. Within our database, Akali faced off against Ashe 9884 times. Including so many games with Akali versus Ashe provides us confidence in our capability to provide enlightening stats and a recommended build to wreck your rival. This particular champ pairing is relatively uncommon. Akali fights Ashe in only 7.7% of her games.

Akali vs Ashe Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Akali does a below average job of beating Ashe. Normally, she wins a acceptable 49.2% of matches the champions clash against one another in. In Akali against Ashe matches, Akali’s side is 0.2% less likely to earn first blood, implying that she probably won't be able to get first blood against Ashe.

Best Akali vs Ashe Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Dark SealHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeSorcerer's Shoes

Core Akali Items

~22 Mins
Hextech RocketbeltRabadon's DeathcapShadowflame

Optional Items

Void StaffDemonic EmbraceZhonya's HourglassMorellonomicon

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Akali to level up q
>
Second ability for Akali to level up e
>
Last skill for Akali to max out w

Runes

Precision Conqueror Presence of MindLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Resolve Second WindOvergrowth
Adaptive Adaptive HealthScaling
Akali's passive ability p
Akali q ability q
Akali w ability w
Akali e ability e
Akali's ultimate ability r
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E
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Q
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W
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Q
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Q
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R
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Q
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Guide to Countering Ashe as Akali

Tips for Playing as Akali against Ashe

Akali excels at killing fragile champions. Let your team initiate and then strike at the people in the back.

Twilight Shroud offers safety in even the most dangerous situations. Use that time to save up energy for a quick strike later.

Advice to Win Against Ashe

Ashe has very few defensive options, and she's a good target to gank.

Be wary of moving around the map alone if Ashe has not recently cast her Enchanted Crystal Arrow.

Akali vs Ashe Counter Stats

Akali Image
Win Rate
49.2 %
VS
Win Rate
50.8 %
Ashe Image
8.4
< Kills >
4.6
5.7
< Deaths >
6.5
5.2
< Assists >
10.6
1.88
< Killing Sprees >
1.05
140
< Minions Killed >
107
0.05
< Dragons Killed >
0.16
0.34
< Inhibitors >
0.48
1,412
< Physical Damage >
13,804
19,495
< Magic Damage >
3,111
1,168
< True Damage >
949
22,076
< Damage Dealt >
17,864
26,983
< Damage Taken >
18,302
11,205
< Gold Earned >
10,301
1.33
< Towers >
1.98
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
2,771
< Total Healing >
1,762
13,807
< Experience >
11,821
17
< Vision Score >
34
8
< Wards Placed >
13
59
< Time Dealing CC >
565

How to Counter Ashe with Akali in LoL

The stats shown here emphasize some valuable Akali vs. Ashe counter stats that can help us interpret the distinctions between this set of champions. As an example, Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Ashe’s ratio of NaN, showing that Akali may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Ashe. This observation is largely fueled by the difference in kills.

Akali typically has a much larger longest killing spree than her opponent does. Commonly, she takes more damage than Ashe. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also hint that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Akali and Ashe

Damage Types Compared

Akali
Ashe
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Akali
Ashe

Who is Better, Akali or Ashe?

Both League champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Akali usually fairs equally well when taking on Ashe, with a 49.2% win rate. Thus, Akali makes an ok counter to Ashe.

While Akali does have a lower winrate than Ashe, when they face off with one another, Akali also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes her a more complex character to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Akali into Asheas her relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Akali also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Ashe. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Akali vs Ashe matchups, Ashe is the better champ with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.

Akali is a somewhat poor counter to Ashe. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on maximizing your CS and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Akali against Ashe.

Additional Information for Akali Players

How We Calculated Our Akali vs Ashe Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Ashe as Akali, we analyzed 9,884 matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Ashe as Akali comes from real data and is not the fabrication of some random LoL player, as some other sites provide. You can use the filters at the top of the page to view the most relevant stats and items to your rank.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To learn all of the intricacies of Akali to counter Ashe during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions presented above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Akali typically picks up a similar amount of CS as Ashe. Champs who on average don't acquire much CS often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The top items to have in your Akali versus Ashe build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Shadowflame. When Akali used at least these three pieces in her build, she did much better vs Ashe than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Akali had an average win rate of 49.2% when countering Ashe with this build.

To have the greatest likelihood of beating Ashe as Akali, Akali players should equip the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Second Wind, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the runes players picked for Akali vs Ashe counters, this sequence of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 49.2% winrate overall.

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