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

Akshan vs Pantheon

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

based on 2,166 Akshan vs Pantheon matchups
Win Rate
49 %
K/D/A
2.01
Pick Rate
4.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of recently ranked League rounds each and every week. Within our database, Akshan battled Pantheon in 2166 rounds. Using so many games with Akshan vs Pantheon gives us a lot of confidence in our capability to prepare useful data and a supported build to wreck your foe. This particular matchup is relatively uncommon. Akshan has to counter Pantheon in only 4.3% of their matches.

Akshan vs Pantheon Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Akshan has done a dismal job of countering Pantheon. Typically, they wins a acceptable 49.0% of matches the champions face one another in. In Akshan versus Pantheon matches, Akshan’s team is 0.1% less likely to earn first blood, implying that they probably won't get first blood against Pantheon.

Best Akshan vs Pantheon Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
PickaxeNoonquiver

Core Akshan Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerLord Dominik's RegardsGuinsoo's Rageblade

Optional Items

Rapid FirecannonWit's EndBlade of The Ruined KingInfinity Edge

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot 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 Armor
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 Pantheon as Akshan

Tips for Playing as Akshan against Pantheon

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 Pantheon

Pantheon's Aegis Assault makes him invulnerable from the front. Get behind him or wait it out.

Be careful near Pantheon if your health is low - a thrown Comet Spear executes low health enemies.

Grand Starfall gives several seconds of warning before Pantheon arrives. Use this time to get out of the way or to form a plan to deal with him.

Akshan vs Pantheon Counter Stats

Akshan Image
Win Rate
49 %
VS
Win Rate
51 %
Pantheon Image
7.7
< Kills >
7.6
6.8
< Deaths >
6.5
6
< Assists >
7.3
1.76
< Killing Sprees >
1.75
159
< Minions Killed >
94
0.16
< Dragons Killed >
0.45
0.49
< Inhibitors >
0.44
16,653
< Physical Damage >
18,044
2,494
< Magic Damage >
833
2,336
< True Damage >
1,137
21,484
< Damage Dealt >
20,016
21,487
< Damage Taken >
24,885
12,346
< Gold Earned >
11,282
2.18
< Towers >
1.69
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.09
1,872
< Total Healing >
4,541
13,716
< Experience >
13,026
18
< Vision Score >
24
8
< Wards Placed >
10
33
< Time Dealing CC >
81

How to Counter Pantheon with Akshan in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here feature several valuable Akshan vs. Pantheon matchup stats that may help you grasp the differences between the pair. As an example, Akshan’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Pantheon’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Akshan may be more central to their team's team fighting effectiveness than Pantheon..

Akshan normally has a similar longest killing spree as their foe does. Typically, they receives less damage than Pantheon. This typically indicates differing health capacities, but it can also imply that the champion with more HP has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Akshan and Pantheon

Damage Types Compared

Akshan
Pantheon
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Akshan
Pantheon

Who is Better, Akshan or Pantheon?

Both LoL champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Akshan usually fairs equally well when playing against Pantheon, with a 49.0% win rate. Thus, Akshan makes an ok counter for Pantheon.

While Akshan does have a lower win rate compared to Pantheon, when facing one another, Akshan also has a much lower learning curve that makes them a less difficult champion to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Akshan into Pantheon.

Additionally, Akshan has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Pantheon. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

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

Akshan is a somewhat poor counter to Pantheon. You will do well by focussing your strategy on keeping up your CS and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Akshan against Pantheon.

Additional Information for Akshan Players

How We Calculated Our Akshan vs Pantheon Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Pantheon as Akshan, we analyzed 2,166 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 Pantheon 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

If you would like to truly master Akshan in order to counter Pantheon during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and tips presented here, you should increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Akshan often accumulates more CS relative to Pantheon. Champs who on average don't take many minion kills often don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The best items to use in your Akshan versus Pantheon build consist of Kraken Slayer, Lord Dominik's Regards, and Guinsoo's Rageblade. When Akshan combined at least these three items in their build, they performed a lot better when facing Pantheon than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Akshan boasted an average winrate of 49.0% when playing against Pantheon with this counter build.

To have the highest likelihood of crushing Pantheon as Akshan, Akshan players should use 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. Of all the rune builds players picked for Akshan vs Pantheon matchups, this blending of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 49.0% win rate overall.

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