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

Akali vs Quinn

How to Beat Quinn as Akali in LoL Quinn is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Quinn as Akali

based on 2,019 Akali vs Quinn matchups
Win Rate
48.6 %
K/D/A
2.33
Pick Rate
1.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches each and every week. In our dataset, Akali battled Quinn in 2019 rounds. Having so many games with Akali vs Quinn gives us faith in our capability to prepare useful data and a solid build to annihilate your rival. This particular counter matchup is relatively rare. Akali encounters Quinn in only 1.6% of her matches.

Akali vs Quinn Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Akali has done a below average job of beating Quinn. On average, she wins a acceptable 48.6% of matches the champions battle each other in. In Akali against Quinn matches, Akali’s team is 0.1% less expected to earn first blood, indicating that she probably won't get first blood against Quinn.

Best Akali vs Quinn Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsBlasting Wand

Core Akali Items

~22 Mins
Hextech RocketbeltRabadon's DeathcapZhonya's Hourglass

Optional Items

ShadowflameVoid StaffMorellonomicon

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

Precision Conqueror Presence of MindLegend: TenacityCoup de Grace
Resolve Bone PlatingOvergrowth
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
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
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E
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Q
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E
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R
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Quinn as Akali

Tips for Playing as Akali against Quinn

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 Quinn

When Quinn is using Behind Enemy Lines, damaging her removes her Move Speed bonus temporarily.

Keep tabs on Quinn's position. Behind Enemy Lines can enable Valor to cross the map very quickly and attack you by surprise.

After being marked, move away from Quinn so she can't take advantage of it.

Akali vs Quinn Counter Stats

Akali Image
Win Rate
48.6 %
VS
Win Rate
51.4 %
Quinn Image
8.7
< Kills >
7.1
6
< Deaths >
7.1
5.3
< Assists >
6.5
2
< Killing Sprees >
1.63
139
< Minions Killed >
150
0.06
< Dragons Killed >
0.16
0.33
< Inhibitors >
0.48
1,317
< Physical Damage >
19,643
19,294
< Magic Damage >
841
1,017
< True Damage >
2,291
21,628
< Damage Dealt >
22,776
27,059
< Damage Taken >
22,429
11,320
< Gold Earned >
12,072
1.39
< Towers >
2.2
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
2,521
< Total Healing >
2,366
13,860
< Experience >
14,360
17
< Vision Score >
21
8
< Wards Placed >
8
60
< Time Dealing CC >
146

How to Counter Quinn with Akali in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here underscore some important Akali against Quinn matchup stats that can help us explain the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Quinn’s ratio of NaN, showing that Akali may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Quinn..

Akali typically has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her foe does. Commonly, she takes more damage than Quinn. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also show that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Akali and Quinn

Damage Types Compared

Akali
Quinn
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Akali
Quinn

Who is Better, Akali or Quinn?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Akali usually loses when taking on Quinn, with a 48.6% win rate. As a result, Akali makes a bad counter to Quinn.

While Akali does have a lower win rate compared to Quinn, when on opposite teams, Akali also has a greater difficulty level that makes her a more time consuming champion to learn. You still need to be cautious when picking Akali into Quinnas her relative depth means you may not be able to reach her full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Akali also has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Quinn. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Akali vs Quinn matchups, Quinn is the better champion with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.

Akali is a somewhat poor counter to Quinn. Focus your actions on keeping up your gold income and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Akali against Quinn.

Additional Information for Akali Players

How We Calculated Our Akali vs Quinn Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Quinn as Akali, we analyzed 2,019 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 Quinn 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

If you would like to truly master Akali in order to counter Quinn during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and stats displayed above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Akali usually gets a similar amount of CS as Quinn. Champs who on average don't get many minion kills often don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values displayed on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to use in your Akali versus Quinn build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Akali used at least these three pieces in her build, she performed much better countering Quinn than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Akali boasted an average winrate of 48.6% battling Quinn with these items in her kit.

To have the greatest likelihood of annihilating Quinn as Akali, Akali players should take the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Bone Plating, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune sets players picked for Akali vs Quinn LoL games, this composite of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 48.6% winrate overall.

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