How to Win Akali vs Pantheon Counter Matchup Akali is in the b tier of champions

Akali vs Pantheon

How to Beat Pantheon as Akali in LoL Pantheon is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Pantheon as Akali

based on 5,853 Akali vs Pantheon matchups
Win Rate
49.5 %
K/D/A
2.34
Pick Rate
4.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked LoL rounds each week. In our data, Akali battled Pantheon in 5853 matches. Including so many games with Akali vs Pantheon provides us faith in our capacity to provide actionable statistics and a pro build to defeat Pantheon. This particular champ pairing is somewhat uncommon. Akali fights Pantheon in only 4.5% of her rounds.

Akali vs Pantheon Matchup Summary

Akali has done a average job of beating Pantheon. Normally, she wins a acceptable 49.5% of games the champs oppose each other in. In Akali against Pantheon games, Akali’s team is 0.2% less probable to obtain first blood, indicating that she probably won't get first blood versus Pantheon.

Best Akali vs Pantheon Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Dark SealRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsHextech Alternator

Core Akali Items

~22 Mins
Hextech RocketbeltRabadon's DeathcapZhonya's Hourglass

Optional Items

Demonic EmbraceShadowflameVoid Staff

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Akali to level up q
>
Second ability for Akali to level up e
>
Last skill for Akali to max out w

Runes

Domination Electrocute Sudden ImpactEyeball CollectionRelentless Hunter
Resolve Second WindOvergrowth
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Akali's passive ability p
Akali q ability q
Akali w ability w
Akali e ability e
Akali's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
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Q
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R
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Q
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Guide to Countering Pantheon as Akali

Tips for Playing as Akali against Pantheon

Akali excels at killing fragile champions. Let your team initiate and then strike at the people in the back.

Twilight Shroud offers safety in even the most dangerous situations. Use that time to save up energy for a quick strike later.

Advice to Win Against Pantheon

Pantheon's Aegis Assault makes him invulnerable from the front. Get behind him or wait it out.

Be careful near Pantheon if your health is low - a thrown Comet Spear executes low health enemies.

Grand Starfall gives several seconds of warning before Pantheon arrives. Use this time to get out of the way or to form a plan to deal with him.

Akali vs Pantheon Counter Stats

Akali Image
Win Rate
49.5 %
VS
Win Rate
50.5 %
Pantheon Image
8.3
< Kills >
7.3
5.9
< Deaths >
6.8
5.5
< Assists >
7.3
1.88
< Killing Sprees >
1.69
138
< Minions Killed >
90
0.05
< Dragons Killed >
0.46
0.34
< Inhibitors >
0.42
1,379
< Physical Damage >
18,764
18,980
< Magic Damage >
806
1,124
< True Damage >
1,212
21,484
< Damage Dealt >
20,783
26,860
< Damage Taken >
25,045
11,136
< Gold Earned >
11,135
1.37
< Towers >
1.6
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.1
2,646
< Total Healing >
4,577
13,606
< Experience >
12,804
17
< Vision Score >
24
8
< Wards Placed >
10
58
< Time Dealing CC >
81

How to Counter Pantheon with Akali in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here clarify some vital Akali versus Pantheon counter statistics that may help you appreciate the distinctions between this pair of champions. For instance, Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Pantheon’s ratio of NaN, showing that Akali may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Pantheon..

Akali typically has a similar longest kill spree as her counter does. Typically, she receives a similar amount of damage to Pantheon. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, but it can also illustrate that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Akali and Pantheon

Damage Types Compared

Akali
Pantheon
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Akali
Pantheon

Who is Better, Akali or Pantheon?

Both League champions are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Akali usually fairs equally well when trying to fight Pantheon, with a 49.5% win rate. As a result, Akali makes an ok counter for Pantheon.

While Akali does have a lower winrate compared to Pantheon, when facing one another, Akali also has a much greater learning curve that makes her a more time consuming character to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Akali into Pantheonas her relative depth means that you may not be able to reach her full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Furthermore, Akali also has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Pantheon. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion in League of Legends, in Akali vs Pantheon matchups, Pantheon is the better champ with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.

Akali is a somewhat poor counter for Pantheon. Focus your play on increasing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Akali against Pantheon.

Additional Information for Akali Players

How We Calculated Our Akali vs Pantheon Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Pantheon as Akali, we analyzed 5,853 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 Pantheon 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To learn all of the intricacies of Akali to counter Pantheon during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions displayed above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Akali usually picks up more CS compared to Pantheon. Champions who typically don't earn much CS often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values displayed here to do well.

The ideal items to focus on in your Akali versus Pantheon build consist of Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Akali combined at least these three pieces in her build, she did significantly better against Pantheon than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Akali boasted an average winrate of 49.5% when playing against Pantheon with this counter build.

To have the best likelihood of beating Pantheon as Akali, you should equip the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Second Wind, and Overgrowth runes from the Domination and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune sets we have analyed for Akali vs Pantheon clashes, this sequence of runes resulted in the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 49.5% win rate overall.

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