Swain vs Akshan Counter Build

How to Win Swain vs Akshan Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Akshan as Swain in LoL

How to Beat Akshan as Swain

16,411 Swain vs Akshan Matchups Analyzed

Win Rate


First Blood


Best Swain Items to Counter Akshan

The ideal items to focus on in your Swain versus Akshan build include Rylai's Crystal Scepter, Demonic Embrace, and Liandry's Anguish. When Swain included at least these three items in his build, he did a lot better against Akshan than with most other typical item sets.


5.9 | Swain Akshan | 8.4


6.9 | Swain Akshan | 7.1


11.2 | Swain Akshan | 6.1

Best Swain Runes to Counter Akshan

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Perfect Timing Rune Perfect Timing
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery
To have the best probability of vanquishing Akshan as Swain, Swain players should equip the Electrocute, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Ravenous Hunter, Perfect Timing, and Biscuit Delivery runes. Out of all the rune sets players used for Swain vs Akshan battles, this set of runes yielded the highest win rate. We have also displayed the best Akshan runes to fend off Swain to help you infer how they will likely be built against you.

Runes Akshan Will Likely Use to Counter Swain

Press the Attack Rune Press the Attack
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Alacrity Rune Legend: Alacrity
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace
Shield Bash Rune Shield Bash
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating

Swain vs Akshan Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown on this page feature several valuable Swain vs. Akshan counter stats that can help you realize the distinctions between this pair of champions. Swain’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.5 is more than Akshan’s KDA ratio of 2.0, highlighting that Swain may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Akshan. This observation is largely a result of the differences in assists.

Swain usually has a significant smaller longest kill spree than his enemy does. On average, Swain takes a similar amount of damage to Akshan. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also illustrate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.

In Swain vs Akshan matchups, Swain commonly gets much less CS than Akshan. Champs who on average don't earn much CS normally don't need much CS to be effective. They are able to scale well off of their skills and stats alone. However, champions with scores of minion kills, such as carries, typically need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, work to do better than the values shown here to do well.

By default, Swain vs Akshan tips, stats, and build guide are displayed 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 in the guide.

Killing Spree

2.6 | Swain Akshan | 3.5

Damage Dealt

20,109 | Swain Akshan | 19,639

Damage Taken

22,604 | Swain Akshan | 19,920

Gold Earned

9,839 | Swain Akshan | 11,524

Minions Killed

64 | Swain Akshan | 132


5.6 | Swain Akshan | 5

Dragons Killed

2 | Swain Akshan | 1.9

Barons Killed

0.4 | Swain Akshan | 0.4


1 | Swain Akshan | 0.8

Swain vs Akshan Matchup Summary

We summarize our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked League matches that we analyze each week. This Swain against Akshan matchup review came out of an examination of 16,411 ranked games where both champs faced off against each other.

This particular champ pairing is relatively common. Swain fights Akshan in 17.2% of his matches. Swain does a great job of beating Akshan. Normally, Swain wins a fantastic 55.0% of games the champions fight each other in. In Swain versus Akshan rounds, Swain’s team is 1.0% less probable to get first blood. This indicates that he most likely won't get first blood against Akshan.

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 16,411 Swain vs Akshan 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 Swain 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.