How to Win Shaco vs Akshan Counter Matchup Shaco is in the s tier of champions

Shaco vs Akshan

How to Beat Akshan as Shaco in LoL Akshan is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Akshan as Shaco

based on 1,514 Shaco vs Akshan matchups
Win Rate
52.2 %
K/D/A
2.65
Pick Rate
2.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked League of Legends games each week. Within our dataset, Shaco fought Akshan 1514 times. Having so many matchups for Shaco vs Akshan gives us a lot of confidence in our capacity to produce actionable stats and a recommended build to annihilate your rival. This particular pairing is relatively rare. Shaco fights Akshan in only 2.5% of his rounds.

Shaco vs Akshan Matchup Summary

Shaco has done a good job of beating Akshan. Normally, he wins a terrific 52.2% of the time the champions oppose each other in. In Shaco versus Akshan games, Shaco’s side is 0.0% more likely to get first blood, indicating that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Akshan.

Best Shaco vs Akshan Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeLost Chapter

Core Shaco Items

~22 Mins
Liandry's AnguishZhonya's HourglassDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

MorellonomiconInfinity EdgeLord Dominik's RegardsEssence Reaver

Summoner Spells

summonersmite summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Dark Harvest Cheap ShotEyeball CollectionUltimate Hunter
Sorcery TranscendenceGathering Storm
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Shaco's passive ability p
Shaco q ability q
Shaco w ability w
Shaco e ability e
Shaco's ultimate ability r
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W
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Q
3
E
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W
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W
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R
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E
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Guide to Countering Akshan as Shaco

Tips for Playing as Shaco against Akshan

Using Deceive over terrain can help you make a clean escape.

Try getting items with on-hit effects. These will also benefit your Hallucination clone.

Backstab's damage can be increased with increased Critical Damage effects like Infinity Edge.

Shaco vs Akshan Counter Stats

Shaco Image
Win Rate
52.2 %
VS
Win Rate
47.8 %
Akshan Image
8
< Kills >
8.6
6.2
< Deaths >
7.4
8.4
< Assists >
5.4
1.84
< Killing Sprees >
1.99
34
< Minions Killed >
160
1.23
< Dragons Killed >
0.14
0.45
< Inhibitors >
0.44
5,925
< Physical Damage >
16,201
9,940
< Magic Damage >
2,473
1,767
< True Damage >
1,990
17,633
< Damage Dealt >
20,665
22,887
< Damage Taken >
20,604
11,560
< Gold Earned >
12,749
1.41
< Towers >
2.04
0.24
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
5,846
< Total Healing >
1,325
13,258
< Experience >
14,215
26
< Vision Score >
19
8
< Wards Placed >
8
638
< Time Dealing CC >
33

How to Counter Akshan with Shaco in LoL

The stats shown here highlight several valuable Shaco versus Akshan matchup statistics that can help you appreciate the differences between this set of champions. Shaco’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Akshan’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Shaco may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Akshan..

Shaco normally has a similar longest kill spree as his enemy does. On average, he receives a similar amount of damage to Akshan. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also indicate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Shaco and Akshan

Damage Types Compared

Shaco
Akshan
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Shaco
Akshan

Who is Better, Shaco or Akshan?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Shaco usually wins when facing off against Akshan, with a 52.2% win rate. Therefore, Shaco makes a good counter to Akshan.

While Shaco does have a higher winrate than Akshan, when they face off with one another, Shaco also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes him a more time consuming character to develop with. You don't need to be too worried when picking Shaco into Akshanas his relative depth means you may not be able to reach his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Shaco has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Akshan. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Shaco vs Akshan matchups, Shaco is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.

Shaco is a good counter to Akshan. Focus your actions on increasing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Shaco against Akshan.

Additional Information for Shaco Players

How We Calculated Our Shaco vs Akshan Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Akshan as Shaco, we analyzed 1,514 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 Akshan as Shaco 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 truly master Shaco to counter Akshan during both the lane 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 pay attention to the build and stats shown above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Shaco typically accumulates a lot less CS compared to Akshan. Champs who on average don't get many minion kills usualy don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require many items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers displayed here to do well.

The best items to focus on in your Shaco versus Akshan build include Liandry's Anguish, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Demonic Embrace. When Shaco used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better when fighting Akshan than with most other common builds. In fact, Shaco had an average win rate of 52.2% battling Akshan with this counter build.

To have the best probability of beating Akshan as Shaco, Shaco players should use the Dark Harvest, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Transcendence, and Gathering Storm runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players chose for Shaco vs Akshan LoL games, this sequence of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 52.2% win rate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Akshan as Shaco are given for all skill levels combined. If you want to scope the stats and builds to a distinct rank, you should use the selection menu earlier on the page.