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

Akali vs Evelynn

How to Beat Evelynn as Akali in LoL Evelynn is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Evelynn as Akali

based on 2,024 Akali vs Evelynn matchups
Win Rate
50.6 %
K/D/A
2.34
Pick Rate
1.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked League matches that we analyze each and every week. This guide on how to beat Evelynn as Akali came out of an evaluation of 2024 ranked rounds where both champions opposed each other. This champ matchup is relatively rare. Akali is forced to battle against Evelynn in only 1.6% of her games.

Akali vs Evelynn Matchup Summary

Akali does a average job of countering Evelynn. Normally, she wins a acceptable 50.6% of the time the champions face off with one another in. In Akali versus Evelynn games, Akali’s side is 0.0% more probable to gain first blood, indicating that she probably will get first blood versus Evelynn.

Best Akali vs Evelynn Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's ShieldHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsHextech Alternator

Core Akali Items

~22 Mins
Hextech RocketbeltRabadon's DeathcapShadowflame

Optional Items

Void StaffZhonya'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: TenacityCoup de Grace
Resolve Bone PlatingOvergrowth
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
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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Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
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E
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Guide to Countering Evelynn as Akali

Tips for Playing as Akali against Evelynn

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 Evelynn

A large share of Evelynn's threat is in her charm, 'Allure.' Protect allies marked with 'Allure' or, if you are marked, make sure allies are between you and where Evelynn may attack from.

Purchasing Vision Wards can help you detect Evelynn's location in order to prepare for her ambushes.

If you suspect Evelynn is about to ambush one of your teammates, let them know by pinging the minimap and typing in chat.

Akali vs Evelynn Counter Stats

Akali Image
Win Rate
50.6 %
VS
Win Rate
49.4 %
Evelynn Image
8.5
< Kills >
9
5.9
< Deaths >
5.9
5.3
< Assists >
7.3
1.92
< Killing Sprees >
1.95
145
< Minions Killed >
24
0.06
< Dragons Killed >
1.27
0.38
< Inhibitors >
0.33
1,440
< Physical Damage >
731
20,345
< Magic Damage >
21,473
1,140
< True Damage >
1,157
22,925
< Damage Dealt >
23,362
27,748
< Damage Taken >
29,411
11,469
< Gold Earned >
11,896
1.43
< Towers >
0.99
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.29
2,762
< Total Healing >
9,511
14,123
< Experience >
13,594
18
< Vision Score >
20
8
< Wards Placed >
7
61
< Time Dealing CC >
194

How to Counter Evelynn with Akali in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here emphasize several important Akali vs. Evelynn counter statistics that may help us explain the differences between the two. Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Evelynn’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Akali may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Evelynn..

Akali often has a similar longest kill spree as her matchup does. Typically, she receives a similar amount of damage to Evelynn. This commonly reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also hint that the champ with increased health has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Akali and Evelynn

Damage Types Compared

Akali
Evelynn
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Akali
Evelynn

Who is Better, Akali or Evelynn?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Akali usually fairs equally well when playing against Evelynn, with a 50.6% win rate. Therefore, Akali makes an ok counter to Evelynn.

While Akali does have a higher winrate than Evelynn, when they face off with one another, Akali also has a lower difficulty level that makes her a less time consuming champion to develop with. You should be careful when picking Akali into Evelynnas her relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

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

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

Akali is a decent counter to Evelynn. Make sure you focus your tactics on increasing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Akali against Evelynn.

Additional Information for Akali Players

How We Calculated Our Akali vs Evelynn Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Evelynn as Akali, we analyzed 2,024 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 Evelynn 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

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Akali in order to counter Evelynn during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips shown here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Akali often gets much more CS relative to Evelynn. Champs who on average don't take much CS often don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values reported on this page to do well.

The top items to focus on in your Akali versus Evelynn build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Shadowflame. When Akali combined at least these three pieces in her build, she performed a lot better when fighting Evelynn than with most other common item sets. In fact, Akali had an average win rate of 50.6% when playing against Evelynn with these items in her kit.

To have the best likelihood of crushing Evelynn as Akali, Akali players should equip the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Bone Plating, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Akali vs Evelynn fights, this blending of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 50.6% win rate overall.

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