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

Akshan vs Viego

How to Beat Viego as Akshan in LoL Viego is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Viego as Akshan

based on 1,935 Akshan vs Viego matchups
Win Rate
52.8 %
K/D/A
2.19
Pick Rate
3.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked LoL matches each week. Within our data, Akshan faced off against Viego in 1935 rounds. Using so many matchups for Akshan versus Viego provides us faith in our capability to provide actionable statistics and a supported build to counter your rival. This particular matchup is fairly rare. Akshan fights Viego in only 3.8% of their rounds.

Akshan vs Viego Matchup Summary

Akshan does a good job of countering Viego. Normally, they wins a terrific 52.8% of games the champions fight each other in. In Akshan against Viego matches, Akshan’s team is 0.0% more expected to get first blood, implying that they most likely will get first blood versus Viego.

Best Akshan vs Viego 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 EdgeGuinsoo's RagebladeThe CollectorLord 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 Presence of MindLegend: AlacrityCoup de Grace
Resolve Shield BashBone Plating
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
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E
3
Q
4
W
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Q
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R
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Q
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Guide to Countering Viego as Akshan

Tips for Playing as Akshan against Viego

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.”

Akshan vs Viego Counter Stats

Akshan Image
Win Rate
52.8 %
VS
Win Rate
47.2 %
Viego Image
7.9
< Kills >
7.8
6.3
< Deaths >
6.3
5.9
< Assists >
6.9
1.81
< Killing Sprees >
1.78
164
< Minions Killed >
46
0.14
< Dragons Killed >
1.43
0.52
< Inhibitors >
0.45
17,157
< Physical Damage >
14,619
2,615
< Magic Damage >
2,209
2,484
< True Damage >
1,672
22,256
< Damage Dealt >
18,501
20,703
< Damage Taken >
31,749
12,543
< Gold Earned >
12,168
2.35
< Towers >
1.63
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.33
1,857
< Total Healing >
11,490
13,963
< Experience >
13,553
19
< Vision Score >
21
8
< Wards Placed >
5
36
< Time Dealing CC >
215

How to Counter Viego with Akshan in LoL

The stats shown here underscore some important Akshan against Viego counter statistics that may help you distinguish the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Akshan’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Viego’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Akshan may be more central to their team's team fighting potential than Viego..

Akshan typically has a similar longest kill spree as their opponent does. Commonly, they takes less damage than Viego. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Akshan and Viego

Damage Types Compared

Akshan
Viego
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Akshan
Viego

Who is Better, Akshan or Viego?

Both League champs are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Akshan usually wins when taking on Viego, with a 52.8% win rate. Thus, Akshan makes a good counter for Viego.

While Akshan does have a higher winrate compared to Viego, when they face off with one another, Akshan also has a much lower learning curve that makes them a less challenging character to learn. You should be be fine when picking Akshan into Viego.

Furthermore, Akshan has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Viego. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Akshan vs Viego matchups, Akshan is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.

Akshan is a good counter for Viego. Make sure you focus your strategy on increasing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Akshan against Viego.

Additional Information for Akshan Players

How We Calculated Our Akshan vs Viego Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Viego as Akshan, we analyzed 1,935 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 Viego 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 learn all of the intricacies of Akshan in order to counter Viego during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips presented above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Akshan on average racks up much more CS compared to Viego. Champs who typically don't take much CS typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers displayed here to do well.

The best items to use in your Akshan versus Viego build include Kraken Slayer, Wit's End, and Blade of The Ruined King. When Akshan bought at least these three pieces in their build, they did much better countering Viego than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Akshan had an average win rate of 52.8% battling Viego with these items in their kit.

To have the highest likelihood of annihilating Viego as Akshan, Akshan players should use the Press the Attack, Presence of Mind, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Shield Bash, and Bone Plating runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune sets players picked for Akshan vs Viego counters, this order of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 52.8% winrate overall.

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