How to Win Akshan vs Ashe Counter Matchup Akshan is in the b tier of champions

Akshan vs Ashe

How to Beat Ashe as Akshan in LoL Ashe is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Ashe as Akshan

based on 3,867 Akshan vs Ashe matchups
Win Rate
49.2 %
K/D/A
2.09
Pick Rate
7.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of ranked LoL games each and every week. In our database, Akshan did battle with Ashe 3867 times. Using so many games with Akshan versus Ashe gives us a lot of faith in our capacity to produce enlightening statistics and a pro build to defeat Ashe. This particular champion matchup is relatively uncommon. Akshan is forced to battle against Ashe in only 7.7% of their matches.

Akshan vs Ashe Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Akshan does a below average job of countering Ashe. Normally, they wins a acceptable 49.2% of the time the champions fight one another in. In Akshan against Ashe games, Akshan’s team is 0.0% more likely to obtain first blood. This indicates that they most likely will be able to get first blood versus Ashe.

Best Akshan vs Ashe Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
PickaxeNoonquiver

Core Akshan Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerWit's EndGuinsoo's Rageblade

Optional Items

Infinity EdgeRapid FirecannonLord Dominik's RegardsThe Collector

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Akshan to level up q
>
Second ability for Akshan to level up e
>
Last skill for Akshan to max out w

Runes

Precision Press the Attack Presence of MindLegend: BloodlineCoup de Grace
Resolve Shield BashBone Plating
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
Akshan's passive ability p
Akshan q ability q
Akshan w ability w
Akshan e ability e
Akshan's ultimate ability r
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Q
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E
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Q
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W
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Q
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R
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Q
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Guide to Countering Ashe as Akshan

Tips for Playing as Akshan against Ashe

Raising an eyebrow in the face of danger, Akshan fights evil with dashing charisma, righteous vengeance, and a conspicuous lack of shirts. He is highly skilled in the art of stealth combat, able to evade the eyes of his enemies and reappear when they least expect him. With a keen sense of justice and a legendary death-reversing weapon, he rights the wrongs of Runeterra's many scoundrels while living by his own moral code: “Don't be an ass.”

Advice to Win Against Ashe

Ashe has very few defensive options, and she's a good target to gank.

Be wary of moving around the map alone if Ashe has not recently cast her Enchanted Crystal Arrow.

Akshan vs Ashe Counter Stats

Akshan Image
Win Rate
49.2 %
VS
Win Rate
50.8 %
Ashe Image
8.1
< Kills >
4.8
6.6
< Deaths >
6.5
5.7
< Assists >
10.9
1.86
< Killing Sprees >
1.09
162
< Minions Killed >
106
0.15
< Dragons Killed >
0.16
0.46
< Inhibitors >
0.5
17,474
< Physical Damage >
13,641
2,682
< Magic Damage >
3,090
2,498
< True Damage >
912
22,654
< Damage Dealt >
17,643
21,404
< Damage Taken >
18,543
12,529
< Gold Earned >
10,357
2.18
< Towers >
2.01
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
1,906
< Total Healing >
1,804
13,914
< Experience >
11,920
18
< Vision Score >
34
8
< Wards Placed >
14
35
< Time Dealing CC >
564

How to Counter Ashe with Akshan in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page highlight some important Akshan against Ashe matchup stats that may help us explain the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Akshan’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Ashe’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Akshan may be more central to their team's team fighting potential than Ashe. This observation is in large part a result of the difference in kills.

Akshan usually has a slightly larger longest killing spree than their enemy does. Typically, they takes a similar amount of damage to Ashe. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Akshan and Ashe

Damage Types Compared

Akshan
Ashe
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Akshan
Ashe

Who is Better, Akshan or Ashe?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Akshan usually fairs equally well when taking on Ashe, with a 49.2% win rate. Thus, Akshan makes an ok counter to Ashe.

While Akshan does have a lower win rate than Ashe, when facing one another, Akshan also has a much lower learning curve that makes them a less difficult character to learn and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Akshan into Ashe.

Furthermore, Akshan also has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Ashe. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Akshan vs Ashe matchups, Ashe is the better champion with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.

Akshan is a somewhat poor counter for Ashe. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on keeping up your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Akshan against Ashe.

Additional Information for Akshan Players

How We Calculated Our Akshan vs Ashe Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Ashe as Akshan, we analyzed 3,867 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 Ashe as Akshan 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

To truly master Akshan in order to counter Ashe during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions displayed above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Akshan typically accumulates more CS as Ashe. Champs who typically don't earn much CS typically 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 skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers shown here to do well.

The top items to focus on in your Akshan versus Ashe build include Kraken Slayer, Wit's End, and Guinsoo's Rageblade. When Akshan bought at least these three pieces in their build, they did much better countering Ashe than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Akshan had an average winrate of 49.2% when playing against Ashe with this build.

To have the best chance of defeating Ashe as Akshan, Akshan players should take the Press the Attack, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Coup de Grace, Shield Bash, and Bone Plating runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the runes we have analyed for Akshan vs Ashe face-offs, this order of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 49.2% winrate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Ashe as Akshan are presented for all ranked divisions. If you would like to filter the stats and builds to a specific division, you should use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.