Akali vs Kassadin Counter Build

How to Win Akali vs Kassadin Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Kassadin as Akali in LoL

How to Beat Kassadin as Akali

4,290 Akali vs Kassadin Matchups Analyzed

We produce our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated League rounds that we review every week. This guide on how to beat Kassadin as Akali resulted from an analysis of 4290 ranked games where both champs engaged one another. This counter matchup is relatively rare. Akali encounters Kassadin in only 1.7% of her games.

Unfortunately, Akali has done a dismal job of beating Kassadin. Typically, she wins a lowly 47.8% of matches the champs fight one another in. In Akali versus Kassadin rounds, Akali’s team is 0.0% more probable to gain first blood, implying that she most likely will be able to get first blood versus Kassadin.

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Best Akali Items to Counter Kassadin

The top items to use in your Akali versus Kassadin build include Riftmaker, Lich Bane, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Akali incorporated at least these three items in her build, she did much better countering Kassadin than with most other common builds. In fact, Akali boasted an average winrate of 58.6% when playing against Kassadin with this build.

Best Akali Runes to Counter Kassadin

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth

To have the highest likelihood of defeating Kassadin as Akali, Akali players should equip the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Second Wind, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune builds players used for Akali vs Kassadin counters, this sequence of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 52.7% win rate overall.

We have also included the top Kassadin runes to fight Akali in order to help you recognize how he will probably be played to try to beat you.


7.1 | Akali Kassadin | 8


6 | Akali Kassadin | 5.8


5.1 | Akali Kassadin | 5.8

Akali vs Kassadin Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons provided here highlight some significant Akali vs. Kassadin matchup stats that may help you interpret the differences between the two. Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.0 is less than Kassadin’s ratio of 2.4, showing that Akali may be less central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Kassadin..

Akali normally has a similar longest kill spree as her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she receives a similar amount of damage to Kassadin. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also imply that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.

Akali typically earns a similar number of CS than Kassadin. Champions who on average don't get a lot of minion kills normally do not require much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are capable of scaling fully off of their abilities alone. Although, champions with plenty of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, work to top the averages presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.62 | Akali Kassadin | 1.77

Largest Multi-Kill

1.55 | Akali Kassadin | 1.67

Damage Dealt

18,712 | Akali Kassadin | 20,707

Damage Taken

23,690 | Akali Kassadin | 22,786

Healing Done

4,307 | Akali Kassadin | 4,313

Vision Score

17 | Akali Kassadin | 16

Gold Earned

10,372 | Akali Kassadin | 11,258

Minions Killed

136 | Akali Kassadin | 147

Dragons Killed

0.05 | Akali Kassadin | 0.08

Barons Killed

0.01 | Akali Kassadin | 0.02


1.42 | Akali Kassadin | 1.59


0.36 | Akali Kassadin | 0.39

CC Duration (sec)

60 | Akali Kassadin | 189

Experience Earned

12,927 | Akali Kassadin | 13,390

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 4,290 Akali vs Kassadin 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 Kassadin 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.