Akali vs Nasus Counter Build

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

How to Beat Nasus as Akali

11,490 Akali vs Nasus Matchups Analyzed

We generate our matchup stats from the millions of rated League rounds that we analyze each week. Our guide on how to beat Nasus as Akali resulted from an examination of 11490 ranked matches where both champions fought each other. This champ pairing is relatively uncommon. Akali fights Nasus in only 4.4% of her matches.

Unfortunately, Akali has done a pathetic job of countering Nasus. Normally, she wins a lowly 46.0% of the time the champions oppose each other in. In Akali against Nasus games, Akali’s team is 0.1% more likely to get first blood. This indicates that she probably will get first blood against Nasus.

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Best Akali Items to Counter Nasus

The most crucial items to focus on in your Akali versus Nasus build include Riftmaker, Lich Bane, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Akali used at least these three pieces in her build, she did much better countering Nasus than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Akali boasted an average win rate of 56.8% battling Nasus with these items in her kit.

Best Akali Runes to Counter Nasus

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace

To have the best likelihood of crushing Nasus as Akali, Akali players should take the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Presence of Mind, and Coup de Grace runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Akali vs Nasus counterpicks, this combo of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 50.3% win rate overall.

We have also included the best Nasus runes to fight Akali to help you grasp how he will likely be built to try to beat you.


8 | Akali Nasus | 5.3


5.9 | Akali Nasus | 5.3


5.3 | Akali Nasus | 5.7

Akali vs Nasus Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here highlight some valuable Akali vs. Nasus counter stats that may help you appreciate the distinctions between this set of champs. As an example, Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.3 is close to Nasus’s ratio of 2.1, showing that Akali may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Nasus..

Akali often has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Typically, she takes less damage than Nasus. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also indicate that the champion with higher health has less agility and thus is not able to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.

In Akali vs Nasus matchups, Akali typically tallies fewer minion kills than Nasus. Champions that do not acquire a lot of minion kills normally do not require much CS to be useful. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities alone. However, champions with tons of CS, such as ADCs, usually require a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, work to outperform the averages shown here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.8 | Akali Nasus | 1.22

Largest Multi-Kill

1.59 | Akali Nasus | 1.37

Damage Dealt

20,660 | Akali Nasus | 18,751

Damage Taken

24,815 | Akali Nasus | 33,149

Healing Done

4,772 | Akali Nasus | 4,421

Vision Score

17 | Akali Nasus | 15

Gold Earned

10,730 | Akali Nasus | 11,258

Minions Killed

132 | Akali Nasus | 148

Dragons Killed

0.06 | Akali Nasus | 0.19

Barons Killed

0.01 | Akali Nasus | 0.04


1.38 | Akali Nasus | 2.67


0.36 | Akali Nasus | 0.59

CC Duration (sec)

58 | Akali Nasus | 378

Experience Earned

13,408 | Akali Nasus | 14,412

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 11,490 Akali vs Nasus 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 Nasus 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.