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.
Rengar puts an indicator over the nearest enemy champion when he is camouflaged during his ultimate.
Rengar's passive enables him to leap out of brush, so avoid fighting him when near bushes.
Rengar gains an empowered ability when his resource bar is full. Try to confront him when it's low.
The stats shown on this page emphasize some strategic Akali vs. Rengar counter statistics that can help you understand the differences between this pair of champs. Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Rengar’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Akali may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Rengar..
Akali normally has a similar longest killing spree as her enemy does. Commonly, she takes less damage than Rengar. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also hint that the champion with higher HP has less agility and thus is unable to escape further damage when poked or engaged.
Both League champs are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Akali usually loses when facing off against Rengar, with a 47.6% win rate. As a result, Akali makes a poor counter to Rengar.
While Akali does have a lower winrate compared to Rengar, when on opposite teams, Akali also has a lower difficulty level that makes her a less time consuming champ to pick up and master. You may get destroyed when picking Akali into Rengaras her relative depth means that you may not be able to reach her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.
Furthermore, Akali has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Rengar. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there isn't a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Akali vs Rengar matchups, Rengar is the better champion with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during team fights.
Akali is a garbage counter to Rengar. You will do well by focussing your tactics on increasing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Akali against Rengar.
If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Akali in order to counter Rengar during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions displayed here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Akali often racks up more CS as Rengar. Champs who on average don't earn much CS often don't need much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values reported here to do well.
The top items to focus on in your Akali versus Rengar build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Shadowflame. When Akali bought at least these three pieces in her build, she performed much better versus Rengar than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Akali boasted an average winrate of 47.6% when countering Rengar with this counter build.
To have the highest chance of crushing Rengar as Akali, Akali players should equip the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Presence of Mind, and Coup de Grace runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Of all the rune sets players chose for Akali vs Rengar counters, this set of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 47.6% winrate overall.
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