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

Akali vs Twitch

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

based on 7,015 Akali vs Twitch matchups
Win Rate
48.9 %
K/D/A
2.39
Pick Rate
5.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of ranked League of Legends rounds every week. In our data, Akali faced off against Twitch in 7015 rounds. With so many games with Akali vs Twitch gives us faith in our capacity to provide enlightening statistics and a solid build to obliterate your opponent. This particular pairing is relatively uncommon. Akali is forced to battle against Twitch in only 5.4% of her rounds.

Akali vs Twitch Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Akali has done a poor job of beating Twitch. On average, she wins a acceptable 48.9% of matches the champs face one another in. In Akali vs Twitch matches, Akali’s team is 0.1% less probable to earn first blood. This implies that she probably won't be able to get first blood against Twitch.

Best Akali vs Twitch Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Dark SealHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsDark Seal

Core Akali Items

~22 Mins
Hextech RocketbeltRabadon's DeathcapShadowflame

Optional Items

Zhonya's HourglassVoid 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 Second WindUnflinching
Adaptive Adaptive HealthScaling
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
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
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R
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Q
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Q
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E
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Twitch as Akali

Tips for Playing as Akali against Twitch

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 Twitch

Twitch is fragile. Work with teammates to focus on him when you're able to catch him out of Camouflage.

Spell Shields won't block the damage from Deadly Venom, but they will block the effects Twitch can trigger with it.

If you suspect Twitch has left the lane, let your teammates know that Twitch is ''MIA.''

Akali vs Twitch Counter Stats

Akali Image
Win Rate
48.9 %
VS
Win Rate
51.1 %
Twitch Image
8.3
< Kills >
8.4
5.7
< Deaths >
6.6
5.3
< Assists >
7.1
1.86
< Killing Sprees >
1.91
141
< Minions Killed >
140
0.06
< Dragons Killed >
0.25
0.35
< Inhibitors >
0.47
1,422
< Physical Damage >
17,140
19,387
< Magic Damage >
1,410
1,166
< True Damage >
4,170
21,975
< Damage Dealt >
22,721
26,434
< Damage Taken >
20,882
11,171
< Gold Earned >
12,120
1.37
< Towers >
2.05
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.07
2,638
< Total Healing >
2,187
13,729
< Experience >
12,433
17
< Vision Score >
19
8
< Wards Placed >
8
59
< Time Dealing CC >
265

How to Counter Twitch with Akali in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here highlight some strategic Akali against Twitch counter statistics that may help us grasp the differences and similarities between the pair. As an example, Akali’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Twitch’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Akali may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Twitch..

Akali often has a similar longest kill spree as her counter does. On average, she takes more damage than Twitch. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the champ with higher health has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Akali and Twitch

Damage Types Compared

Akali
Twitch
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Akali
Twitch

Who is Better, Akali or Twitch?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Akali usually loses when playing against Twitch, with a 48.9% win rate. As a result, Akali makes a poor counter to Twitch.

While Akali does have a lower win rate than Twitch, when facing one another, Akali also has a greater difficulty level that makes her a more difficult character to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Akali into Twitchas her relative depth means that you may not be able to reach her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Additionally, Akali also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Twitch. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

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

Akali is a somewhat poor counter to Twitch. Focus your strategy on maximizing your CS and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Akali against Twitch.

Additional Information for Akali Players

How We Calculated Our Akali vs Twitch Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Twitch as Akali, we analyzed 7,015 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 Twitch 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 learn all of the intricacies of Akali to counter Twitch during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions shown here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Akali on average racks up a similar amount of CS as Twitch. Champions who on average don't take many minion kills often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values reported on this page to do well.

The ideal items to focus on in your Akali versus Twitch build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Shadowflame. When Akali used at least these three items in her build, she did significantly better when fighting Twitch than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Akali had an average winrate of 48.9% when playing against Twitch with this build.

To have the highest likelihood of beating Twitch as Akali, Akali players should equip the Conqueror, Presence of Mind, Legend: Tenacity, Coup de Grace, Second Wind, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the rune builds players chose for Akali vs Twitch counterpicks, this order of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 48.9% winrate overall.

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