Akali vs Rek'Sai Counter Build

How to Win Akali vs Rek'Sai Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Rek'Sai as Akali in LoL

How to Beat Rek'Sai as Akali

2,008 Akali vs Rek'Sai Matchups Analyzed

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of ranked League of Legends matches each week. In our dataset, Akali did battle with Rek'Sai 2008 times. With so many matchups for Akali versus Rek'Sai gives us confidence in our capability to produce informative stats and a pro build to smash Rek'Sai This particular champion matchup is relatively rare. Akali fights Rek'Sai in only 0.8% of her matches.

Unfortunately, Akali has done a below average job of beating Rek'Sai. Typically, she wins a acceptable 49.2% of matches the champs battle each other in. In Akali vs Rek'Sai matches, Akali’s side is 0.2% less probable to get first blood. This indicates that she probably won't be able to get first blood against Rek'Sai.

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Best Akali Items to Counter Rek'Sai

The most important items to prioritize in your Akali versus Rek'Sai build consist of Riftmaker, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Demonic Embrace. When Akali combined at least these three items in her build, she did much better when facing Rek'Sai than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Akali boasted an average win rate of 56.6% when countering Rek'Sai with these items in her kit.

Best Akali Runes to Counter Rek'Sai

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 best chance of crushing Rek'Sai as Akali, Akali players should use 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 sets players used for Akali vs Rek'Sai LoL games, this composite of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 52.5% win rate overall.

We have also included the top Rek'Sai runes to fight Akali in order to help you understand how he will probably be built versus your champion.


7.7 | Akali Rek'Sai | 7.8


6.1 | Akali Rek'Sai | 6.5


5.1 | Akali Rek'Sai | 7

Akali vs Rek'Sai Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here underscore several significant Akali vs. Rek'Sai counter stats that may help us realize the differences between the pair. For instance, Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is nearly equal to Rek'Sai’s KDA ratio of 2.3, showing that Akali may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Rek'Sai..

Akali normally has a similar longest killing spree as her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, she receives less damage than Rek'Sai. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also hint that the champion with higher health has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further harm when poked or engaged.

In Akali vs Rek'Sai matchups, Akali typically totals much more CS than Rek'Sai. Champions that don't acquire very much CS usually do not have to have much CS to be useful. Instead, they are capable of scaling properly off of their skills and stats alone. Although, champions with a lot of CS, such as ADCs, usually require a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, work to exceed the values shown here to do well.

If you would like to see Akali vs Rek'Sai tips and builds for a a particular skill level, feel free to select one from the selection menu shown above. By default, the statistics and guides given are calculated using all rounds run with both champs.

Num. Killing Sprees

1.74 | Akali Rek'Sai | 1.81

Largest Multi-Kill

1.61 | Akali Rek'Sai | 1.46

Damage Dealt

18,908 | Akali Rek'Sai | 16,112

Damage Taken

23,696 | Akali Rek'Sai | 27,612

Healing Done

4,090 | Akali Rek'Sai | 11,034

Vision Score

17 | Akali Rek'Sai | 21

Gold Earned

10,647 | Akali Rek'Sai | 11,185

Minions Killed

137 | Akali Rek'Sai | 31

Dragons Killed

0.05 | Akali Rek'Sai | 1.33

Barons Killed

0.01 | Akali Rek'Sai | 0.26


1.37 | Akali Rek'Sai | 1.51


0.35 | Akali Rek'Sai | 0.4

CC Duration (sec)

60 | Akali Rek'Sai | 270

Experience Earned

13,167 | Akali Rek'Sai | 12,488

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 2,008 Akali vs Rek'Sai 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 Rek'Sai 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.