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.”
Leap and Void Assault have long cooldowns. Kha'Zix is very vulnerable when these are not available.
Taste Their Fear deals bonus damage to targets that are isolated. Gain an advantage by fighting near allied minions, champions, or turrets.
The stats shown on this page underscore several strategic Akshan vs. Kha'Zix counter statistics that may help us realize the differences and similarities between this pair of champs. Akshan’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Kha'Zix’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Akshan may be more central to their team's team fighting capability than Kha'Zix..
Akshan normally has a similar longest killing spree as their opponent does. Typically, they takes less damage than Kha'Zix. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the champ with higher health has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional damage when poked or engaged.
Both League of Legends champs are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Akshan usually fairs equally well when playing against Kha'Zix, with a 49.1% win rate. Therefore, Akshan makes an ok counter to Kha'Zix.
While Akshan does have a lower win rate compared to Kha'Zix, when they face off with one another, Akshan also has a much lower difficulty level that makes them a less challenging champion to learn. You should be careful when picking Akshan into Kha'Zix.
Additionally, Akshan has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Kha'Zix. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there isn't a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Akshan vs Kha'Zix matchups, Kha'Zix is the better champion with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.
Akshan is a somewhat poor counter for Kha'Zix. Make sure you focus your tactics on increasing your CS and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Akshan against Kha'Zix.
If you would like to truly master Akshan to counter Kha'Zix during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats displayed here, you should grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Akshan often accumulates much more CS as Kha'Zix. Champions who on average don't acquire 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, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values displayed here to do well.
The ideal items to prioritize in your Akshan versus Kha'Zix build include Kraken Slayer, Lord Dominik's Regards, and Guinsoo's Rageblade. When Akshan bought at least these three items in their build, they did a lot better vs Kha'Zix than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Akshan had an average win rate of 49.1% when playing against Kha'Zix with this counter build.
To have the greatest likelihood of coming out on top against Kha'Zix as Akshan, Akshan players should use the Press the Attack, Presence of Mind, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Shield Bash, and Bone Plating runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the runes we have analyed for Akshan vs Kha'Zix counters, this order of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 49.1% win rate overall.
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