Akali vs Maokai Counter Build

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

How to Beat Maokai as Akali

3,826 Akali vs Maokai Matchups Analyzed

We generate our matchup stats from the millions of rated League of Legends games that we review every week. This guide on how to beat Maokai as Akali came out of an evaluation of 3826 ranked rounds where both champions engaged each other. This particular champion matchup is somewhat rare. Akali is forced to battle against Maokai in only 1.5% of her rounds.

Unfortunately, Akali does a pathetic job of countering Maokai. Normally, she wins a lowly 45.9% of games the champions oppose each other in. In Akali vs Maokai games, Akali’s side is 0.1% less likely to earn first blood, implying that she probably won't be able to get first blood against Maokai.

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Best Akali Items to Counter Maokai

The most crucial items to have in your Akali versus Maokai build consist of Riftmaker, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Akali used at least these three items in her build, she did significantly better vs. Maokai than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Akali boasted an average winrate of 61.5% battling Maokai with these items in her kit.

Best Akali Runes to Counter Maokai

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 probability of crushing Maokai as Akali, you should take 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 we have analyed for Akali vs Maokai matchups, this combination of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 52.0% win rate overall.

We have also included the top Maokai runes to fight back against Akali to help you realize how he will probably be kitted out against your champion.


7.8 | Akali Maokai | 3


6.1 | Akali Maokai | 6.1


5.4 | Akali Maokai | 11.6

Akali vs Maokai Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here clarify some vital Akali against Maokai matchup stats that can help us interpret the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is nearly equal to Maokai’s ratio of 2.4, indicating that Akali may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Maokai. This observation is largely fueled by the difference in kills.

Akali usually has a much larger longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, she receives a similar amount of damage to Maokai. This commonly reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also hint that the champ with higher HP has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when engaged or poked.

In Akali vs Maokai matchups, Akali often gets many more minion kills than Maokai. Champions that do not earn very much CS normally don't need much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Although, champs with scores of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of gold to be useful. In either case, work to do better than the values shown here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.78 | Akali Maokai | 0.6

Largest Multi-Kill

1.62 | Akali Maokai | 1.02

Damage Dealt

19,920 | Akali Maokai | 15,313

Damage Taken

25,090 | Akali Maokai | 23,292

Healing Done

4,647 | Akali Maokai | 6,665

Vision Score

17 | Akali Maokai | 38

Gold Earned

10,774 | Akali Maokai | 8,481

Minions Killed

135 | Akali Maokai | 50

Dragons Killed

0.05 | Akali Maokai | 0.12

Barons Killed

0.01 | Akali Maokai | 0.02


1.3 | Akali Maokai | 1.45


0.31 | Akali Maokai | 0.46

CC Duration (sec)

60 | Akali Maokai | 370

Experience Earned

13,395 | Akali Maokai | 11,034

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 3,826 Akali vs Maokai 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 Maokai 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.