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.
The stat comparisons shown here show several valuable Akali versus Senna counter statistics that may help us realize the distinctions between these two champs. For instance, Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Senna’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Akali may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Senna. This observation is largely fueled by the difference in kills.
Akali typically has a much larger longest killing spree than her opponent does. On average, she takes more damage than Senna. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.
Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Akali usually wins when facing off against Senna, with a 51.1% win rate. As a result, Akali makes a good counter for Senna.
While Akali does have a higher winrate compared to Senna, when facing one another, Akali also has a greater learning curve that makes her a more time consuming champion to learn. You should be careful when picking Akali into Sennaas her relative depth means you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.
Additionally, Akali also has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Senna. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Akali vs Senna matchups, Akali is the better champion with a higher win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.
Akali is a decent counter to Senna. Make sure you focus your tactics on keeping up your gold income and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Akali against Senna.
To truly master Akali in order to counter Senna during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and tips displayed above, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Akali often accumulates much more CS compared to Senna. Champs who on average don't get many minion kills typically don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have many items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values reported on this page to do well.
The ideal items to prioritize in your Akali versus Senna build consist of Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Akali included at least these three pieces in her build, she did significantly better vs Senna than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Akali had an average winrate of 51.1% when countering Senna with this counter build.
To have the best probability of annihilating Senna as Akali, you 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 runes players chose for Akali vs Senna face-offs, this blending of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 51.1% winrate overall.
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