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

Akshan vs Veigar

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

based on 2,142 Akshan vs Veigar matchups
Win Rate
49.9 %
K/D/A
2.11
Pick Rate
4.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of ranked League of Legends games each and every week. In our database, Akshan engaged Veigar in 2142 games. With so many games with Akshan vs Veigar provides us faith in our capacity to provide useful stats and a recommended build to suppress your opposition. This counter matchup is somewhat uncommon. Akshan fights Veigar in only 4.3% of their rounds.

Akshan vs Veigar Matchup Summary

Akshan does a ok job of countering Veigar. Typically, they wins a acceptable 49.9% of matches the champs fight each other in. In Akshan against Veigar rounds, Akshan’s team is 0.1% more likely to gain first blood. This indicates that they most likely will get first blood against Veigar.

Best Akshan vs Veigar Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordPickaxe

Core Akshan Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerWit's EndBlade of The Ruined King

Optional Items

Infinity EdgeThe CollectorGuinsoo's RagebladeLord Dominik's Regards

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 TriumphLegend: AlacrityCoup de Grace
Resolve Bone PlatingOvergrowth
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
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
2
E
3
Q
4
W
5
Q
6
R
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Q
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E
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Q
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E
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R
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E
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Veigar as Akshan

Tips for Playing as Akshan against Veigar

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 Veigar

Dark Matter deals very high damage, but it can be avoided. Pay attention to the sound and visual indicator to be aware of when and where the spell will land.

Veigar's ultimate deals increased damage based on your missing health.

Event Horizon only stuns units on the edge. If you're inside the spell, you can still move and attack.

Akshan vs Veigar Counter Stats

Akshan Image
Win Rate
49.9 %
VS
Win Rate
50.1 %
Veigar Image
7.7
< Kills >
7.1
6.3
< Deaths >
5.7
5.6
< Assists >
6.6
1.76
< Killing Sprees >
1.6
162
< Minions Killed >
154
0.16
< Dragons Killed >
0.13
0.48
< Inhibitors >
0.52
16,728
< Physical Damage >
705
2,639
< Magic Damage >
19,262
2,339
< True Damage >
440
21,707
< Damage Dealt >
20,407
20,834
< Damage Taken >
19,333
12,351
< Gold Earned >
11,484
2.2
< Towers >
2.01
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
1,799
< Total Healing >
1,736
13,869
< Experience >
13,727
18
< Vision Score >
20
8
< Wards Placed >
11
35
< Time Dealing CC >
96

How to Counter Veigar with Akshan in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page clarify some significant Akshan versus Veigar counter statistics that may help you figure out the distinctions between the pair. Akshan’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Veigar’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Akshan may be more central to their team's team fighting capacity than Veigar..

Akshan typically has a similar longest kill spree as their opponent does. On average, they takes a similar amount of damage to Veigar. This often reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also illustrate that the champion with higher HP has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Akshan and Veigar

Damage Types Compared

Akshan
Veigar
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Akshan
Veigar

Who is Better, Akshan or Veigar?

Both League champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Akshan usually fairs equally well when facing off against Veigar, with a 49.9% win rate. Therefore, Akshan makes an ok counter for Veigar.

While Akshan does have a lower win rate than Veigar, when facing one another, Akshan also has a much lower level of difficulty that makes them a less challenging champion to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Akshan into Veigar.

Moreover, Akshan has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Veigar. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Akshan vs Veigar matchups, Veigar is the better champion with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.

Akshan is a somewhat poor counter for Veigar. Make sure you focus your tactics on increasing your gold income and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Akshan against Veigar.

Additional Information for Akshan Players

How We Calculated Our Akshan vs Veigar Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Veigar as Akshan, we analyzed 2,142 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 Veigar 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

To truly master Akshan in order to counter Veigar during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions shown here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Akshan typically racks up a similar amount of CS compared to Veigar. Champions who typically don't earn many minion kills usualy don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers reported here to do well.

The most crucial items to have in your Akshan versus Veigar build include Kraken Slayer, Wit's End, and Blade of The Ruined King. When Akshan included at least these three items in their build, they did a lot better versus Veigar than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Akshan had an average win rate of 49.9% battling Veigar with this counter build.

To have the highest likelihood of crushing Veigar as Akshan, Akshan players should equip the Press the Attack, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Bone Plating, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune sets players chose for Akshan vs Veigar counter picks, this sequence of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 49.9% win rate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Veigar as Akshan are given for all ranked divisions combined. If you would like to narrow the stats and builds to an individual division, you should use the selection menu earlier on the page.