Akali vs Jarvan IV Counter Build

How to Win Akali vs Jarvan IV Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Jarvan IV as Akali in LoL

How to Beat Jarvan IV as Akali

5,335 Akali vs Jarvan IV Matchups Analyzed

We generate our matchup stats from the millions of rated LoL games that we evaluate every week. Our guide on how to beat Jarvan IV as Akali came out of an examination of 5335 ranked games where both champions battled one another. This champion matchup is somewhat rare. Akali fights Jarvan IV in only 2.1% of her rounds.

Unfortunately, Akali does a pathetic job of countering Jarvan IV. Typically, she wins a lowly 46.5% of the time the champs battle each other in. In Akali versus Jarvan IV games, Akali’s team is 0.2% less likely to earn first blood. This indicates that she probably won't be able to get first blood versus Jarvan IV.

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Best Akali Items to Counter Jarvan IV

The most crucial items to prioritize in your Akali versus Jarvan IV build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Void Staff, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Akali included at least these three pieces in her build, she performed a lot better countering Jarvan IV than with many other common builds. In fact, Akali had an average winrate of 59.9% when countering Jarvan IV with this build.

Best Akali Runes to Counter Jarvan IV

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth

To have the best likelihood of defeating Jarvan IV 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. Out of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Akali vs Jarvan IV battles, this combination of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 51.9% winrate overall.

We have also shown the top Jarvan IV runes to counterpick against Akali in order to help you interpret how he will probably be kitted out against your champion.


7.7 | Akali Jarvan IV | 5.9


6 | Akali Jarvan IV | 5.8


5.2 | Akali Jarvan IV | 12.1

Akali vs Jarvan IV Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here emphasize several important Akali against Jarvan IV matchup stats that can help us realize the differences and similarities between the two. Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is not as good as Jarvan IV’s KDA ratio of 3.1, indicating that Akali may be less central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Jarvan IV..

Akali typically has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she takes less damage than Jarvan IV. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities; however, it can also show that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to escape further damage when engaged or poked.

Akali typically racks up many more minion kills than Jarvan IV. Champions that don't get a lot of minion kills typically do not require much CS to be effective. They are able to scale adequately off of their abilities alone. However, champions with plenty of minion kills, such as ADCs, typically need a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, work to top the averages displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.75 | Akali Jarvan IV | 1.35

Largest Multi-Kill

1.61 | Akali Jarvan IV | 1.34

Damage Dealt

19,189 | Akali Jarvan IV | 14,527

Damage Taken

23,872 | Akali Jarvan IV | 28,655

Healing Done

4,066 | Akali Jarvan IV | 9,090

Vision Score

17 | Akali Jarvan IV | 22

Gold Earned

10,578 | Akali Jarvan IV | 10,917

Minions Killed

135 | Akali Jarvan IV | 40

Dragons Killed

0.06 | Akali Jarvan IV | 1.35

Barons Killed

0.01 | Akali Jarvan IV | 0.26


1.32 | Akali Jarvan IV | 2.16


0.33 | Akali Jarvan IV | 0.55

CC Duration (sec)

61 | Akali Jarvan IV | 377

Experience Earned

13,066 | Akali Jarvan IV | 12,492

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 5,335 Akali vs Jarvan IV 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 Jarvan IV 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.