How to Win Ashe vs Rakan Counter Matchup Ashe is in the a tier of champions

Ashe vs Rakan

How to Beat Rakan as Ashe in LoL Rakan is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Rakan as Ashe

based on 2,363 Ashe vs Rakan matchups
Win Rate
51.5 %
K/D/A
2.56
Pick Rate
1.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our counter statistics from the millions of ranked League of Legends matches that we get from Riot Games every week. Our guide on how to beat Rakan as Ashe came out of an analysis of 2363 ranked games where both champions opposed one another. This particular matchup is relatively rare. Ashe has to counter Rakan in only 1.3% of her matches.

Ashe vs Rakan Matchup Summary

Ashe does a decent job of countering Rakan. Typically, she wins a acceptable 51.5% of matches the champs face off with one another in. In Ashe against Rakan rounds, Ashe’s team is 0.1% more likely to obtain first blood. This implies that she most likely will get first blood versus Rakan.

Best Ashe vs Rakan Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsNoonquiver

Core Ashe Items

~22 Mins
Imperial MandateMuramanaChempunk Chainsword

Optional Items

Phantom DancerBlade of The Ruined KingRunaan's HurricaneWit's End

Summoner Spells

summonerexhaust summoner spell D
summonerflash summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Ashe to level up w
>
Second ability for Ashe to level up q
>
Last skill for Ashe to max out e

Runes

Sorcery Arcane Comet Manaflow BandTranscendenceScorch
Domination Cheap ShotUltimate Hunter
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Ashe's passive ability p
Ashe q ability q
Ashe w ability w
Ashe e ability e
Ashe's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
Q
3
W
4
E
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
Q
9
W
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Q
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R
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Q
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Q
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Rakan as Ashe

Tips for Playing as Ashe against Rakan

Volley arrows are blocked by the first enemy they hit, so keep your distance to avoid having them all absorbed by enemy frontliners.

Hawkshot reveals units in brush. If a team fight is occuring in the jungle it can give you a significant advantage.

Try to fire Enchanted Crystal Arrow in the same direction enemies are moving, so it is more likely to hit.

Advice to Win Against Rakan

Champions with crowd control that can be applied quickly excel against Rakan.

Catching Rakan with no allies around severely inhibits his mobility. Try to find him alone.

Rakan's movement abilities forecast their destination. Try to use this to your advantage.

Ashe vs Rakan Counter Stats

Ashe Image
Win Rate
51.5 %
VS
Win Rate
48.5 %
Rakan Image
4.4
< Kills >
1.7
5.9
< Deaths >
5.7
10.7
< Assists >
13.9
0.99
< Killing Sprees >
0.28
104
< Minions Killed >
35
0.15
< Dragons Killed >
0.04
0.51
< Inhibitors >
0.44
12,882
< Physical Damage >
1,139
2,751
< Magic Damage >
5,105
908
< True Damage >
684
16,542
< Damage Dealt >
6,928
16,804
< Damage Taken >
18,579
10,024
< Gold Earned >
7,716
2.1
< Towers >
1.72
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
1,613
< Total Healing >
4,281
11,374
< Experience >
10,202
35
< Vision Score >
51
14
< Wards Placed >
26
569
< Time Dealing CC >
90

How to Counter Rakan with Ashe in LoL

The stats shown here underscore several critical Ashe versus Rakan counter stats that can help us grasp the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Ashe’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Rakan’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Ashe may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Rakan..

Ashe often has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her enemy does. Commonly, she receives a similar amount of damage to Rakan. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the champ with more HP has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Ashe and Rakan

Damage Types Compared

Ashe
Rakan
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Ashe
Rakan

Who is Better, Ashe or Rakan?

Both League champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Ashe usually wins when taking on Rakan, with a 51.5% win rate. As a result, Ashe makes a good counter to Rakan.

While Ashe does have a higher win rate than Rakan, when they face off with one another, Ashe also has a lower learning curve that makes her a less complex champ to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Ashe into Rakan.

Additionally, Ashe also has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Rakan. This often 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 for every situation in League of Legends, in Ashe vs Rakan matchups, Ashe is the better champ with a higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.

Ashe is a decent counter to Rakan. Focus your play on maximizing your CS and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Ashe against Rakan.

Additional Information for Ashe Players

How We Calculated Our Ashe vs Rakan Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Rakan as Ashe, we analyzed 2,363 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 Rakan as Ashe 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 Ashe to counter Rakan during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips shown here, you should grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Ashe most often accumulates more CS relative to Rakan. Champs who typically don't take many minion kills usualy don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values shown on this page to do well.

The most important items to have in your Ashe versus Rakan build include Imperial Mandate, Muramana, and Chempunk Chainsword. When Ashe used at least these three pieces in her build, she performed much better when facing Rakan than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Ashe had an average winrate of 51.5% when countering Rakan with these items in her kit.

To have the highest probability of defeating Rakan as Ashe, you should equip the Arcane Comet, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Scorch, Cheap Shot, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Sorcery and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune builds players chose for Ashe vs Rakan battles, this order of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 51.5% win rate overall.

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