How to Win Dr. Mundo vs Akali Counter Matchup Dr. Mundo is in the a tier of champions

Dr. Mundo vs Akali

How to Beat Akali as Dr. Mundo in LoL Akali is in the b tier of champions
Fighter Tank
Assassin

How to Beat Akali as Dr. Mundo

based on 1,612 Dr. Mundo vs Akali matchups
Win Rate
53 %
K/D/A
2.19
Pick Rate
3.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We generate our matchup stats from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends games that we review every week. Our guide on how to beat Akali as Dr. Mundo resulted from an analysis of 1612 ranked games where both champs clashed against each other. This particular pairing is fairly rare. Dr. Mundo has to counter Akali in only 3.9% of his rounds.

Dr. Mundo vs Akali Matchup Summary

Dr. Mundo has done a good job of beating Akali. Typically, he wins a whopping 53.0% of the time the champions fight one another in. In Dr. Mundo versus Akali rounds, Dr. Mundo’s team is 0.0% more likely to obtain first blood. This implies that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Akali.

Best Dr. Mundo vs Akali Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's ShieldHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Cloth ArmorBami's Cinder

Core Dr. Mundo Items

~22 Mins
Frostfire GauntletSpirit VisageThornmail

Optional Items

Warmog's ArmorTitanic HydraAnathema's ChainsRanduin's Omen

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Dr. Mundo to level up q
>
Second ability for Dr. Mundo to level up e
>
Last skill for Dr. Mundo to max out w

Runes

Resolve Grasp of the Undying DemolishConditioningOvergrowth
Inspiration Magical FootwearApproach Velocity
AttackSpeed MagicRes HealthScaling
Dr. Mundo's passive ability p
Dr. Mundo q ability q
Dr. Mundo w ability w
Dr. Mundo e ability e
Dr. Mundo's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Akali as Dr. Mundo

Tips for Playing as Dr. Mundo against Akali

Spirit Visage will increase the healing done by your ultimate and lower cooldowns on all of your abilities.

A well-timed Sadism can bait enemy champions into attacking you even when they lack the damage to finish you.

Cleavers are a powerful tool for killing neutral monsters. Instead of returning to base, farm neutral monsters until your ultimate can heal you.

Advice to Win Against Akali

Akali can still be hit by area effect spells while obscured inside Twilight Shroud. Doing so will briefly reveal her position.

Return to base if your Health is low and Akali has her ultimate available.

Akali's Five Point Strike is powerful when used at maximum range and energy. Engage on her when she has low energy to maximize your chance of winning trades.

Dr. Mundo vs Akali Counter Stats

Dr. Mundo Image
Win Rate
53 %
VS
Win Rate
47 %
Akali Image
4.5
< Kills >
7.8
5.2
< Deaths >
5.5
6.9
< Assists >
5.5
1.05
< Killing Sprees >
1.76
153
< Minions Killed >
134
0.28
< Dragons Killed >
0.05
0.52
< Inhibitors >
0.31
6,729
< Physical Damage >
1,540
14,883
< Magic Damage >
19,850
635
< True Damage >
1,241
22,248
< Damage Dealt >
22,632
38,456
< Damage Taken >
26,847
11,163
< Gold Earned >
10,820
2.5
< Towers >
1.27
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
10,682
< Total Healing >
2,464
14,246
< Experience >
13,473
16
< Vision Score >
16
8
< Wards Placed >
8
638
< Time Dealing CC >
59

How to Counter Akali with Dr. Mundo in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here show some influential Dr. Mundo versus Akali matchup statistics that may help us appreciate the differences between the two. For instance, Dr. Mundo’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Akali’s ratio of NaN, showing that Dr. Mundo may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Akali..

Dr. Mundo often has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his counter does. Commonly, he takes more damage than Akali. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also show that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Dr. Mundo and Akali

Damage Types Compared

Dr. Mundo
Akali
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Dr. Mundo
Akali

Who is Better, Dr. Mundo or Akali?

Both League champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Dr. Mundo usually wins when trying to fight Akali, with a 53.0% win rate. As a result, Dr. Mundo makes a good counter for Akali.

While Dr. Mundo does have a higher win rate than Akali, when they face off with one another, Dr. Mundo also has a lower level of difficulty that makes him a less time consuming character to pick up and master. You should be be fine when picking Dr. Mundo into Akali.

Moreover, Dr. Mundo also has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Akali. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Dr. Mundo vs Akali matchups, Dr. Mundo is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.

Dr. Mundo is a good counter to Akali. Focus your actions on maximizing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Dr. Mundo against Akali.

Additional Information for Dr. Mundo Players

How We Calculated Our Dr. Mundo vs Akali Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Akali as Dr. Mundo, we analyzed 1,612 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 Akali as Dr. Mundo 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

To learn all of the intricacies of Dr. Mundo in order to counter Akali during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and stats presented above, you should grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Dr. Mundo on average racks up a similar amount of CS compared to Akali. Champions who typically don't take much CS often don't need much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values displayed on this page to do well.

The most important items to have in your Dr. Mundo versus Akali build include Frostfire Gauntlet, Spirit Visage, and Thornmail. When Dr. Mundo combined at least these three items in his build, he did much better countering Akali than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Dr. Mundo had an average winrate of 53.0% when countering Akali with this build.

To have the highest likelihood of vanquishing Akali as Dr. Mundo, Dr. Mundo players should equip the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Conditioning, Overgrowth, Magical Footwear, and Approach Velocity runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Dr. Mundo vs Akali fights, this set of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 53.0% win rate overall.

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