Akshan vs Shen Counter Build

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

How to Beat Shen as Akshan

7,536 Akshan vs Shen Matchups Analyzed

We generate our matchup statistics from the millions of rated LoL games that we get from Riot Games every week. Our guide on how to beat Shen as Akshan resulted from an examination of 7536 ranked matches where both champs clashed against each other. This particular champ pairing is relatively rare. Akshan fights Shen in only 2.9% of their matches.

Unfortunately, Akshan does a dismal job of countering Shen. On average, they wins a lowly 47.6% of games the champs clash against each other in. In Akshan against Shen matches, Akshan’s team is 0.0% more expected to earn first blood, implying that they probably will get first blood against Shen.

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Best Akshan Items to Counter Shen

The top items to focus on in your Akshan versus Shen build include Kraken Slayer, Guinsoo's Rageblade, and Blade of The Ruined King. When Akshan combined at least these three items in their build, they did much better vs. Shen than with most other typical builds. In fact, Akshan boasted an average winrate of 63.6% when countering Shen with these items in their kit.

Best Akshan Runes to Counter Shen

Press the Attack Rune Press the Attack
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Legend: Bloodline Rune Legend: Bloodline
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Shield Bash Rune Shield Bash

To have the best likelihood of defeating Shen as Akshan, Akshan players should take the Press the Attack, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Coup de Grace, Bone Plating, and Shield Bash runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the runes players used for Akshan vs Shen matchups, this sequence of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 52.2% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the best Shen runes to fight Akshan to help you interpret how he will probably be kitted out versus your champ.


7.8 | Akshan Shen | 4.3


7 | Akshan Shen | 5.2


6 | Akshan Shen | 11

Akshan vs Shen Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here emphasize several important Akshan against Shen counter statistics that can help you understand the distinctions between the pair. Akshan’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.0 is worse than Shen’s ratio of 2.9, highlighting that Akshan may be less central to their team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Shen. This observation is largely caused by the difference in kills.

Akshan often has a slightly larger longest kill spree than their enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, they receives less damage than Shen. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also hint that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.

In Akshan vs Shen matchups, Akshan typically takes a few more minion kills than Shen. Champs who on average don't get a lot of minion kills typically do not need much CS to be useful. They are able to scale well off their abilities alone. Although, champs with plenty of minion kills, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of gold to be effective. In either case, work to best the values displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.79 | Akshan Shen | 0.99

Largest Multi-Kill

1.61 | Akshan Shen | 1.15

Damage Dealt

19,103 | Akshan Shen | 12,687

Damage Taken

19,179 | Akshan Shen | 23,229

Healing Done

2,680 | Akshan Shen | 2,737

Vision Score

18 | Akshan Shen | 19

Gold Earned

11,685 | Akshan Shen | 9,588

Minions Killed

143 | Akshan Shen | 110

Dragons Killed

0.17 | Akshan Shen | 0.14

Barons Killed

0.05 | Akshan Shen | 0.03


2.06 | Akshan Shen | 1.81


0.48 | Akshan Shen | 0.46

CC Duration (sec)

32 | Akshan Shen | 357

Experience Earned

12,632 | Akshan Shen | 13,195

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 7,536 Akshan vs Shen 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 Shen 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.