If Draven doesn't move, Spinning Axe will fall near his present location. It will fall directly on him, or just to the right or left.
If Draven does move after attacking, Spinning Axe will lead him in the direction of his movement. Use this to control where the Spinning Axe will go.
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.
The stats provided here underscore several valuable Draven vs. Rakan matchup stats that can help us grasp the distinctions between the two. Draven’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Rakan’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Draven may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Rakan. This observation is largely caused by the difference in kills.
Draven often has a much larger longest killing spree than his enemy does. Typically, he takes more damage than Rakan. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when engaged or poked.
Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Draven usually fairs equally well when facing off against Rakan, with a 49.9% win rate. As a result, Draven makes an ok counter for Rakan.
While Draven does have a lower win rate compared to Rakan, when on opposite teams, Draven also has a much greater difficulty level that makes him a more difficult champion to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Draven into Rakanas his relative depth means you may not be able to reach his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.
Furthermore, Draven also has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Rakan. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Draven vs Rakan matchups, Rakan is the better champion with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.
Draven is a somewhat poor counter for Rakan. You will do well by focussing your tactics on keeping up your gold income and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Draven against Rakan.
To truly master Draven in order to counter Rakan during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and tips shown above, you should grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Draven most often accumulates much more CS as Rakan. Champions who typically don't acquire much CS usualy don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have many items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values reported on this page to do well.
The best items to use in your Draven versus Rakan build include Eclipse, Lord Dominik's Regards, and The Collector. When Draven used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better versus Rakan than with most other typical builds. In fact, Draven had an average winrate of 49.9% when countering Rakan with these items in his kit.
To have the greatest likelihood of beating Rakan as Draven, Draven players should take the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Bloodline, Coup de Grace, Taste of Blood, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the rune sets players used for Draven vs Rakan fights, this blending of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 49.9% winrate overall.
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