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

Akshan vs Zac

How to Beat Zac as Akshan in LoL Zac is in the a tier of champions
Marksman Assassin
Tank Fighter

How to Beat Zac as Akshan

based on 946 Akshan vs Zac matchups
Win Rate
48.8 %
K/D/A
2
Pick Rate
2.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches each week. Within our data, Akshan fought Zac in 946 games. Including so many games with Akshan versus Zac provides us faith in our capability to prepare useful statistics and a pro build to destroy Zac. This champion matchup is somewhat rare. Akshan is forced to battle against Zac in only 2.5% of their rounds.

Akshan vs Zac Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Akshan does a below average job of beating Zac. On average, they wins a acceptable 48.8% of the time the champions clash against one another in. In Akshan versus Zac matches, Akshan’s team is 0.0% more likely to get first blood. This indicates that they most likely will get first blood versus Zac.

Best Akshan vs Zac Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsLong Sword

Core Akshan Items

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

Optional Items

Guinsoo's RagebladeLord Dominik's RegardsThe Collector

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
2
E
3
Q
4
W
5
Q
6
R
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Q
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Zac as Akshan

Tips for Playing as Akshan against Zac

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 Zac

Silences, stuns, roots and knockups will all interrupt Zac when he is charging Elastic Slingshot.

Zac heals from the goo that separates from him. You can crush the goo pieces by stepping on them.

Kill all of Zac's bloblets when he splits apart to stop him from reforming.

Akshan vs Zac Counter Stats

Akshan Image
Win Rate
48.8 %
VS
Win Rate
51.2 %
Zac Image
7.5
< Kills >
5.6
6.7
< Deaths >
5
5.9
< Assists >
11.2
1.74
< Killing Sprees >
1.26
165
< Minions Killed >
51
0.13
< Dragons Killed >
1.08
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.45
17,398
< Physical Damage >
1,150
2,620
< Magic Damage >
14,567
2,958
< True Damage >
1,357
22,976
< Damage Dealt >
17,076
20,719
< Damage Taken >
36,991
12,265
< Gold Earned >
11,015
2.2
< Towers >
1.49
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.29
2,297
< Total Healing >
35,690
13,623
< Experience >
13,072
19
< Vision Score >
21
8
< Wards Placed >
6
32
< Time Dealing CC >
472

How to Counter Zac with Akshan in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here feature some strategic Akshan against Zac counter statistics that can help you appreciate the distinctions between the two. For instance, Akshan’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Zac’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Akshan may be more central to their team's team fighting potential than Zac..

Akshan normally has a slightly larger longest kill spree than their enemy does. On average, they receives less damage than Zac. This typically indicates differing health capacities, but it can also illustrate that the champion with more HP has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Akshan and Zac

Damage Types Compared

Akshan
Zac
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Akshan
Zac

Who is Better, Akshan or Zac?

Both League champions are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Akshan usually loses when facing off against Zac, with a 48.8% win rate. Therefore, Akshan makes a bad counter for Zac.

While Akshan does have a lower win rate than Zac, when facing one another, Akshan also has a much lower difficulty level that makes them a less complex character to learn. You should be careful when picking Akshan into Zac.

Additionally, Akshan has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Zac. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Akshan vs Zac matchups, Zac is the better champion with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.

Akshan is a somewhat poor counter for Zac. Make sure you focus your tactics on keeping up your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Akshan against Zac.

Additional Information for Akshan Players

How We Calculated Our Akshan vs Zac Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Zac as Akshan, we analyzed 946 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 Zac 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

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Akshan in order to counter Zac during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips presented here, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Akshan often gets much more CS as Zac. Champs who on average don't take much CS often don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have many items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers reported on this page to do well.

The ideal items to prioritize in your Akshan versus Zac build consist of Kraken Slayer, Wit's End, and Blade of The Ruined King. When Akshan bought at least these three pieces in their build, they performed a lot better countering Zac than with most other common builds. In fact, Akshan boasted an average winrate of 48.8% battling Zac with these items in their kit.

To have the best probability of vanquishing Zac as Akshan, Akshan players should take 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 used for Akshan vs Zac counters, this combo of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 48.8% winrate overall.

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