Akshan vs Sylas Counter Build

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

How to Beat Sylas as Akshan

9,899 Akshan vs Sylas Matchups Analyzed

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of ranked LoL games each week. Within our dataset, Akshan fought Sylas in 9899 games. Including so many games with Akshan vs Sylas provides us faith in our capacity to produce actionable statistics and a recommended build to destroy your enemy This particular champ pairing is relatively rare. Akshan is forced to battle against Sylas in only 3.8% of their matches.

Akshan does a good job of beating Sylas. Normally, they wins a fantastic 52.1% of games the champions oppose one another in. In Akshan vs Sylas matches, Akshan’s team is 0.1% more likely to get first blood. This implies that they most likely will get first blood against Sylas.

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Best Akshan Items to Counter Sylas

The top items to use in your Akshan versus Sylas build include Kraken Slayer, Bloodthirster, and The Collector. When Akshan incorporated at least these three pieces in their build, they performed much better countering Sylas than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Akshan had an average winrate of 66.8% battling Sylas with this build.

Best Akshan Runes to Counter Sylas

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 greatest likelihood of crushing Sylas as Akshan, you should equip 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 rune combinations that we analyzed for Akshan vs Sylas clashes, this combination of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 57.3% winrate overall.

We have also included the best Sylas runes to fend off Akshan in order to help you understand how he will probably be setup against you.


8.7 | Akshan Sylas | 7.2


6.8 | Akshan Sylas | 7.2


6.3 | Akshan Sylas | 6.9

Akshan vs Sylas Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons provided here highlight several significant Akshan versus Sylas counter statistics that may help you distinguish the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Akshan’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.2 is similar to Sylas’s KDA ratio of 2.0, showing that Akshan may be just as central to their team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Sylas..

Akshan typically has a slightly larger longest killing spree than their enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, they receives less damage than Sylas. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also hint that the champ with more health has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.

Akshan often tallies a few more minion kills than Sylas. Champions who on average don't earn a lot of minion kills typically don't have to have much CS to be useful. They are capable of scaling easily off of their abilities and first items alone. However, champs with tons of CS, such as ADCs, usually must have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, work to do better than the values displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.97 | Akshan Sylas | 1.61

Largest Multi-Kill

1.67 | Akshan Sylas | 1.47

Damage Dealt

20,890 | Akshan Sylas | 18,068

Damage Taken

18,883 | Akshan Sylas | 27,639

Healing Done

2,736 | Akshan Sylas | 6,573

Vision Score

17 | Akshan Sylas | 17

Gold Earned

11,902 | Akshan Sylas | 10,451

Minions Killed

141 | Akshan Sylas | 120

Dragons Killed

0.18 | Akshan Sylas | 0.1

Barons Killed

0.05 | Akshan Sylas | 0.02


2.14 | Akshan Sylas | 1.55


0.49 | Akshan Sylas | 0.39

CC Duration (sec)

31 | Akshan Sylas | 294

Experience Earned

12,738 | Akshan Sylas | 12,763

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 9,899 Akshan vs Sylas 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 Sylas 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.