Akshan vs Skarner Counter Build

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

How to Beat Skarner as Akshan

1,244 Akshan vs Skarner Matchups Analyzed

We generate our counter stats from the millions of rated LoL rounds that we review each week. This guide on how to beat Skarner as Akshan came out of an evaluation of 1244 ranked games where both champs fought each other. This particular matchup is fairly rare. Akshan is forced to battle against Skarner in only 0.5% of their games.

Unfortunately, Akshan has done a awful job of beating Skarner. Normally, they wins a lowly 45.7% of the time the champions face each other in. In Akshan versus Skarner games, Akshan’s team is 0.2% more likely to obtain first blood. This implies that they most likely will get first blood against Skarner.

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Best Akshan Items to Counter Skarner

The most important items to prioritize in your Akshan versus Skarner build include Kraken Slayer, Infinity Edge, and The Collector. When Akshan combined at least these three items in their build, they did a lot better when facing Skarner than with most other typical builds. In fact, Akshan boasted an average winrate of 63.2% when playing against Skarner with this counter build.

Best Akshan Runes to Counter Skarner

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
Shield Bash Rune Shield Bash
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating

To have the highest likelihood of coming out on top against Skarner as Akshan, you 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 combinations players used for Akshan vs Skarner counter picks, this order of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 50.3% win rate overall.

We have also displayed the best Skarner runes to counterpick against Akshan to help you infer how he will probably be kitted out to try to beat your champ.


8.1 | Akshan Skarner | 4.5


6.8 | Akshan Skarner | 5.2


6 | Akshan Skarner | 10.4

Akshan vs Skarner Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons provided here show some strategic Akshan against Skarner matchup stats that can help you distinguish the distinctions between this pair of champs. As an example, Akshan’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is not as good as Skarner’s ratio of 2.9, highlighting that Akshan may be less central to their team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Skarner. This observation is largely fueled by the difference in kills.

Akshan usually has a much larger longest killing spree than their enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, they takes less damage than Skarner. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also illustrate that the champ with higher health has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Akshan typically tallies much more CS than Skarner. Champions who on average do not get much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be effective. They are capable of scaling properly off their abilities alone. However, champions with scores of minion kills, such as carries, typically have to have a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, try to beat the values shown here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.85 | Akshan Skarner | 1.01

Largest Multi-Kill

1.61 | Akshan Skarner | 1.16

Damage Dealt

19,601 | Akshan Skarner | 10,938

Damage Taken

19,107 | Akshan Skarner | 24,834

Healing Done

2,729 | Akshan Skarner | 6,724

Vision Score

17 | Akshan Skarner | 21

Gold Earned

11,751 | Akshan Skarner | 10,306

Minions Killed

142 | Akshan Skarner | 36

Dragons Killed

0.18 | Akshan Skarner | 1.41

Barons Killed

0.04 | Akshan Skarner | 0.3


1.95 | Akshan Skarner | 1.65


0.42 | Akshan Skarner | 0.45

CC Duration (sec)

33 | Akshan Skarner | 623

Experience Earned

12,627 | Akshan Skarner | 12,725

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 1,244 Akshan vs Skarner 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 Skarner 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.