Rek'Sai vs Akali Counter Build

How to Beat Akali as Rek'Sai

Summary

We calculate our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds that we evaluate each week. This Rek'Sai against Akali matchup review resulted from an evaluation of 8,872 ranked rounds where both champions opposed each other.

This particular champion pairing is relatively uncommon. Rek'Sai fights Akali in only 6.6% of his games. Unfortunitally, Rek'Sai does a poor job of beating Akali. Normally, he wins a acceptable 49.0% of games the champions face off with one another in. In Rek'Sai versus Akali matches, Rek'Sai’s team is 2.0% more likely to obtain first blood. This implies that he most likely will get first blood versus Akali.

Matchups Analyzed

8,872

Win Rate

49%

Team First Blood

52%

Best Rek'Sai Items to Counter Akali

The best items to use in your Rek'Sai versus Akali build consist of Guardian Angel, Sterak's Gage, and Black Cleaver. When Rek'Sai bought at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better when facing Akali than with most other common item sets.

Guardian Angel Item Sterak's Gage Item Black Cleaver Item

Best Rek'Sai Runes to Counter Akali

To have the best chance of annihilating Akali as Rek'Sai, you should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Cheap Shot, and Ravenous Hunter runes. Out of all the runes players picked for Rek'Sai vs Akali counterpicks, this mixture of runes yielded the greatest win rate. We have also displayed the best Akali runes to counterpick against Rek'Sai to help you realize how she will probably be built to try to beat you.

Best Rek'Sai Runes

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter

Best Akali Runes

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Triumph Rune Triumph
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace

Stats

The subsequent tables emphasize several valuable Rek'Sai against Akali counter stats that may help us understand the distinctions between this pair of champions. As an example, Rek'Sai’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.1 is close to Akali’s ratio of 2.1, demonstrating that Rek'Sai may be just as central to his team's team fighting potential than Akali.

Battle Stats

Kills

Rek'Sai Stats
7.4 7.6
Akali Stats

Deaths

Rek'Sai Stats
6.7 6.1
Akali Stats

Assists

Rek'Sai Stats
6.9 5.2
Akali Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Rek'Sai Stats
3.1 3.5
Akali Stats

Damage Dealt

Rek'Sai Stats
15331 18403
Akali Stats

Damage Taken

Rek'Sai Stats
29279 24456
Akali Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Rek'Sai Stats
5 4.9
Akali Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Rek'Sai Stats
0.8 0.8
Akali Stats

Dragons Killed

Rek'Sai Stats
1.8 1.9
Akali Stats

Barons Killed

Rek'Sai Stats
0.3 0.4
Akali Stats

Gold Earned

Rek'Sai Stats
10705 10404
Akali Stats

Minions Killed

Rek'Sai Stats
27 131
Akali Stats

Rek'sai normally has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his foe does. On average, Rek'Sai receives more damage than Akali. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when poked or engaged.

Rek'Sai commonly earns many fewer minion kills than Akali. Champions that do not amass much CS normally do not have to have much CS to be effective. They are able to scale easily off of their abilities alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as carries, usually require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to outperform the values presented here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 8872 Rek'Sai vs Akali 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 Rek'Sai 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.