Akshan vs Zilean Counter Build

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

How to Beat Zilean as Akshan

4,908 Akshan vs Zilean Matchups Analyzed

We produce our counter statistics from the millions of rated LoL matches that we get from Riot Games every week. This guide on how to beat Zilean as Akshan came out of an evaluation of 4908 ranked games where both champs fought each other. This champion matchup is relatively rare. Akshan is forced to battle against Zilean in only 1.9% of their games.

Unfortunately, Akshan does a below average job of countering Zilean. On average, they wins a lowly 47.3% of matches the champions face off with one another in. In Akshan versus Zilean matches, Akshan’s team is 0.2% more probable to get first blood. This indicates that they most likely will be able to get first blood versus Zilean.

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Best Akshan Items to Counter Zilean

The most important items to have in your Akshan versus Zilean build include Kraken Slayer, Wit's End, and The Collector. When Akshan bought at least these three items in their build, they did significantly better vs Zilean than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Akshan boasted an average winrate of 61.5% when countering Zilean with this counter build.

Best Akshan Runes to Counter Zilean

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
Shield Bash Rune Shield Bash
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating

To have the greatest likelihood of defeating Zilean as Akshan, you should take the Press the Attack, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Coup de Grace, Shield Bash, and Bone Plating runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Of all the runes players picked for Akshan vs Zilean LoL games, this mix of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 47.9% win rate overall.

We have also included the best Zilean runes to fight Akshan to help you realize how he will probably be kitted out against you.


8.3 | Akshan Zilean | 2.7


6.6 | Akshan Zilean | 5.3


5.6 | Akshan Zilean | 13.1

Akshan vs Zilean Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here feature some valuable Akshan versus Zilean matchup stats that can help you grasp the differences between the pair. Akshan’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is worse than Zilean’s ratio of 3.0, demonstrating that Akshan may be less central to their team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential than Zilean. This observation is largely caused by the difference in kills.

Akshan normally has a much larger longest killing spree than their enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, they takes more damage than Zilean. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also illustrate that the champ with more health has less agility and thus is not able to escape further harm when poked or engaged.

Akshan commonly gets many more minion kills than Zilean. Champions who on average don't earn a lot of minion kills usually don't have to have much CS to be effective. They are able to scale adequately off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually must have a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, work to beat the averages presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.9 | Akshan Zilean | 0.57

Largest Multi-Kill

1.63 | Akshan Zilean | 0.94

Damage Dealt

21,021 | Akshan Zilean | 11,437

Damage Taken

19,609 | Akshan Zilean | 16,238

Healing Done

2,904 | Akshan Zilean | 6,128

Vision Score

18 | Akshan Zilean | 42

Gold Earned

11,907 | Akshan Zilean | 8,627

Minions Killed

148 | Akshan Zilean | 53

Dragons Killed

0.17 | Akshan Zilean | 0.06

Barons Killed

0.04 | Akshan Zilean | 0.01


1.96 | Akshan Zilean | 2.03


0.45 | Akshan Zilean | 0.55

CC Duration (sec)

33 | Akshan Zilean | 164

Experience Earned

13,030 | Akshan Zilean | 11,821

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 4,908 Akshan vs Zilean 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 Zilean 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.