Akali vs Swain Counter Build

How to Win Akali vs Swain Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Swain as Akali in LoL

How to Beat Swain as Akali

8,534 Akali vs Swain Matchups Analyzed

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds each and every week. In our database, Akali faced off against Swain 8534 times. Using so many matchups for Akali vs Swain provides us confidence in our capacity to produce actionable stats and a supported build to shatter Swain This champion pairing is fairly rare. Akali encounters Swain in only 3.3% of her rounds.

Unfortunately, Akali has done a awful job of beating Swain. On average, she wins a lowly 45.4% of matches the champs fight one another in. In Akali vs Swain matches, Akali’s side is 0.2% less probable to earn first blood. This indicates that she most likely won't be able to get first blood against Swain.

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Best Akali Items to Counter Swain

The ideal items to have in your Akali versus Swain build include Riftmaker, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Akali combined at least these three pieces in her build, she did a lot better countering Swain than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Akali had an average winrate of 57.4% when countering Swain with this counter build.

Best Akali Runes to Counter Swain

Fleet Footwork Rune Fleet Footwork
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 greatest likelihood of annihilating Swain as Akali, you should use the Fleet Footwork, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Second Wind, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the runes players chose for Akali vs Swain counters, this combo of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 49.6% win rate overall.

We have also shown the best Swain runes to duel Akali to help you recognize how he will probably be setup against your champion.


8.2 | Akali Swain | 5.6


6.2 | Akali Swain | 6.9


5.3 | Akali Swain | 11

Akali vs Swain Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here show some strategic Akali against Swain counter statistics that may help you distinguish the distinctions between this pair of champions. As an example, Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is close to Swain’s ratio of 2.4, showing that Akali may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Swain..

Akali usually has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, she receives a similar amount of damage to Swain. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also imply that the champion with higher HP has less agility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when engaged or poked.

Akali typically racks up much more CS than Swain. Champs that do not amass a lot of minion kills usually do not need much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. They are able to scale properly off their abilities alone. Although, champs with many minion kills, such as ADCs, typically need a lot of items to be useful. In either case, work to top the values shown here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.83 | Akali Swain | 1.28

Largest Multi-Kill

1.63 | Akali Swain | 1.39

Damage Dealt

20,270 | Akali Swain | 20,814

Damage Taken

24,910 | Akali Swain | 22,359

Healing Done

4,554 | Akali Swain | 5,666

Vision Score

17 | Akali Swain | 34

Gold Earned

10,697 | Akali Swain | 9,868

Minions Killed

129 | Akali Swain | 65

Dragons Killed

0.06 | Akali Swain | 0.11

Barons Killed

0.01 | Akali Swain | 0.03


1.26 | Akali Swain | 1.87


0.32 | Akali Swain | 0.48

CC Duration (sec)

57 | Akali Swain | 204

Experience Earned

13,309 | Akali Swain | 11,453

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 8,534 Akali vs Swain 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 Swain 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.