Akali vs Nautilus Counter Build

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

How to Beat Nautilus as Akali

11,570 Akali vs Nautilus Matchups Analyzed

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of ranked League games each and every week. In our dataset, Akali faced Nautilus 11570 times. Including so many games with Akali vs Nautilus provides us confidence in our capacity to provide informative stats and a solid build to counter your rival This particular counter pairing is fairly uncommon. Akali is forced to battle against Nautilus in only 4.5% of her matches.

Unfortunately, Akali does a dismal job of countering Nautilus. Typically, she wins a lowly 48.1% of the time the champs battle one another in. In Akali vs Nautilus games, Akali’s team is 0.2% less probable to gain first blood, implying that she probably won't get first blood against Nautilus.

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Best Akali Items to Counter Nautilus

The most important items to use in your Akali versus Nautilus build include Riftmaker, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Akali used at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better vs. Nautilus than with most other common builds. In fact, Akali boasted an average winrate of 61.5% when countering Nautilus with this build.

Best Akali Runes to Counter Nautilus

Fleet Footwork Rune Fleet Footwork
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Unflinching Rune Unflinching

To have the greatest chance of beating Nautilus as Akali, you should take the Fleet Footwork, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Second Wind, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the runes we have analyed for Akali vs Nautilus counter picks, this combination of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 54.6% winrate overall.

We have also included the best Nautilus runes to counterpick against Akali in order to help you interpret how he will likely be played against your champ.


7.7 | Akali Nautilus | 2.4


6 | Akali Nautilus | 6.3


5.7 | Akali Nautilus | 12.6

Akali vs Nautilus Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons provided here highlight some strategic Akali against Nautilus counter stats that may help you explain the differences and similarities between the pair. As an example, Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is similar to Nautilus’s ratio of 2.4, demonstrating that Akali may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Nautilus. This observation is largely fueled by the difference in kills.

Akali typically has a much larger longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, she takes more damage than Nautilus. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also imply that the champ with more health has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from further harm when engaged or poked.

In Akali vs Nautilus matchups, Akali commonly earns much more CS than Nautilus. Champs who on average don't amass much CS usually do not require much CS to be effective. Instead, they are able to scale fully off their abilities alone. Yet, champions with scores of minion kills, such as carries, usually have to have a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, work to do better than the averages shown here to do well.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Nautilus as Akali are shown for all skill levels combined. If you would like to,To,If you want to filter the stats and builds to an individual skill level, you should use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.75 | Akali Nautilus | 0.45

Largest Multi-Kill

1.62 | Akali Nautilus | 0.93

Damage Dealt

18,847 | Akali Nautilus | 9,080

Damage Taken

23,831 | Akali Nautilus | 18,472

Healing Done

4,381 | Akali Nautilus | 1,425

Vision Score

17 | Akali Nautilus | 42

Gold Earned

10,567 | Akali Nautilus | 7,868

Minions Killed

132 | Akali Nautilus | 37

Dragons Killed

0.05 | Akali Nautilus | 0.07

Barons Killed

0.01 | Akali Nautilus | 0.01


1.35 | Akali Nautilus | 1.55


0.35 | Akali Nautilus | 0.44

CC Duration (sec)

58 | Akali Nautilus | 296

Experience Earned

13,076 | Akali Nautilus | 10,227

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 11,570 Akali vs Nautilus 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 Nautilus 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.