Akshan vs Xerath Counter Build

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

How to Beat Xerath as Akshan

10,674 Akshan vs Xerath Matchups Analyzed

We summarize our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated LoL matches that we analyze each week. This guide on how to beat Xerath as Akshan came out of an evaluation of 10674 ranked rounds where both champions faced each other. This particular pairing is fairly uncommon. Akshan has to counter Xerath in only 4.1% of their games.

Unfortunately, Akshan has done a poor job of beating Xerath. Typically, they wins a lowly 48.1% of matches the champions oppose each other in. In Akshan vs Xerath games, Akshan’s team is 0.1% more expected to obtain first blood, implying that they probably will be able to get first blood against Xerath.

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Best Akshan Items to Counter Xerath

The most crucial items to prioritize in your Akshan versus Xerath build consist of Kraken Slayer, Bloodthirster, and The Collector. When Akshan incorporated at least these three items in their build, they did significantly better against Xerath than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Akshan boasted an average win rate of 62.8% battling Xerath with these items in their kit.

Best Akshan Runes to Counter Xerath

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 chance of annihilating Xerath 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. Out of all the runes players used for Akshan vs Xerath counters, this set of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 52.1% winrate overall.

We have also included the best Xerath runes to duel Akshan to help you interpret how he will likely be built versus you.


8.8 | Akshan Xerath | 5.9


7.1 | Akshan Xerath | 6


5.7 | Akshan Xerath | 10

Akshan vs Xerath Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page underscore several influential Akshan vs. Xerath counter statistics that may help you distinguish the differences between this pair of champions. For instance, Akshan’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.0 is less than Xerath’s KDA ratio of 2.6, highlighting that Akshan may be less central to their team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Xerath..

Akshan normally has a slightly larger longest kill spree than their enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, they receives more damage than Xerath. This commonly reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also show that the champ with increased health has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional damage when poked or engaged.

Akshan usually takes much more CS than Xerath. Champs who on average don't acquire much CS usually don't have to have much CS to be effective. They are able to scale fully off their abilities alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, work to best the values shown here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

2.02 | Akshan Xerath | 1.36

Largest Multi-Kill

1.64 | Akshan Xerath | 1.29

Damage Dealt

20,220 | Akshan Xerath | 22,292

Damage Taken

20,872 | Akshan Xerath | 14,208

Healing Done

3,017 | Akshan Xerath | 1,053

Vision Score

18 | Akshan Xerath | 34

Gold Earned

12,160 | Akshan Xerath | 10,199

Minions Killed

145 | Akshan Xerath | 86

Dragons Killed

0.16 | Akshan Xerath | 0.09

Barons Killed

0.05 | Akshan Xerath | 0.03


1.95 | Akshan Xerath | 1.63


0.46 | Akshan Xerath | 0.44

CC Duration (sec)

32 | Akshan Xerath | 162

Experience Earned

13,284 | Akshan Xerath | 12,366

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 10,674 Akshan vs Xerath 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 Xerath 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.