Akshan vs Malzahar Counter Build

How to Win Akshan vs Malzahar Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Malzahar as Akshan in LoL

How to Beat Malzahar as Akshan

7,428 Akshan vs Malzahar Matchups Analyzed

We summarize our matchup statistics from the millions of rated League of Legends matches that we analyze each and every week. This guide on how to beat Malzahar as Akshan resulted from an analysis of 7428 ranked rounds where both champs fought each other. This particular counter matchup is somewhat rare. Akshan fights Malzahar in only 2.8% of their matches.

Unfortunately, Akshan has done a below average job of countering Malzahar. On average, they wins a lowly 47.3% of matches the champs face off with each other in. In Akshan vs Malzahar rounds, Akshan’s team is 0.2% more probable to gain first blood, implying that they most likely will be able to get first blood against Malzahar.

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Best Akshan Items to Counter Malzahar

The most crucial items to focus on in your Akshan versus Malzahar build include Immortal Shieldbow, Wit's End, and The Collector. When Akshan bought at least these three pieces in their build, they did a lot better vs. Malzahar than with many other common item sets. In fact, Akshan boasted an average winrate of 63.2% when countering Malzahar with this build.

Best Akshan Runes to Counter Malzahar

Press the Attack Rune Press the Attack
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Sudden Impact Rune Sudden Impact
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

To have the greatest chance of beating Malzahar as Akshan, you should use the Press the Attack, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Sudden Impact, and Ravenous Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune builds we have analyed for Akshan vs Malzahar face-offs, this composite of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 54.9% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the best Malzahar runes to duel Akshan to help you interpret how he will probably be setup versus your champ.


8.5 | Akshan Malzahar | 5.2


6.5 | Akshan Malzahar | 5.9


6.1 | Akshan Malzahar | 8

Akshan vs Malzahar Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here emphasize several critical Akshan vs. Malzahar counter stats that may help you appreciate the differences between the pair. Akshan’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is nearly equal to Malzahar’s ratio of 2.2, demonstrating that Akshan may be just as central to their team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Malzahar. This observation is in large part fueled by the difference in kills.

Akshan normally has a slightly larger longest kill spree than their enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, they takes more damage than Malzahar. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also show that the champion with more health has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

Akshan often gets less CS than Malzahar. Champs that do not amass very much CS normally don't require much CS to be effective. They are able to scale easily off their abilities alone. However, champions with large numbers of minion kills, such as ADCs, typically must have a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to best the averages displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.98 | Akshan Malzahar | 1.2

Largest Multi-Kill

1.65 | Akshan Malzahar | 1.3

Damage Dealt

19,542 | Akshan Malzahar | 19,676

Damage Taken

19,883 | Akshan Malzahar | 15,555

Healing Done

3,038 | Akshan Malzahar | 1,056

Vision Score

18 | Akshan Malzahar | 19

Gold Earned

12,204 | Akshan Malzahar | 11,572

Minions Killed

150 | Akshan Malzahar | 173

Dragons Killed

0.17 | Akshan Malzahar | 0.14

Barons Killed

0.05 | Akshan Malzahar | 0.04


2.04 | Akshan Malzahar | 2.43


0.48 | Akshan Malzahar | 0.61

CC Duration (sec)

33 | Akshan Malzahar | 376

Experience Earned

13,367 | Akshan Malzahar | 14,454

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 7,428 Akshan vs Malzahar 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 Malzahar 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.