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

Twitch vs Akshan

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

based on 4,751 Twitch vs Akshan matchups
Win Rate
50.2 %
K/D/A
2.27
Pick Rate
2.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches each and every week. Within our dataset, Twitch faced Akshan in 4751 rounds. Using so many matchups for Twitch vs Akshan gives us a lot of confidence in our capability to prepare enlightening stats and a supported build to smash Akshan. This counter matchup is fairly rare. Twitch encounters Akshan in only 2.1% of his games.

Twitch vs Akshan Matchup Summary

Twitch has done a ok job of beating Akshan. Typically, he wins a acceptable 50.2% of games the champs face off with one another in. In Twitch against Akshan matches, Twitch’s side is 0.0% more likely to obtain first blood. This implies that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Akshan.

Best Twitch vs Akshan Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Blasting WandAmplifying Tome

Core Twitch Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerInfinity EdgeRunaan's Hurricane

Optional Items

Zhonya's HourglassLord Dominik's RegardsThe CollectorRabadon's Deathcap

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Hail of Blades Taste of BloodEyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
Precision Presence of MindLegend: Alacrity
Attack Speed Adaptive Force Health Scaling
Twitch's passive ability p
Twitch q ability q
Twitch w ability w
Twitch e ability e
Twitch's ultimate ability r
1
E
2
W
3
Q
4
E
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
Q
9
E
10
Q
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R
12
Q
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Q
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Akshan as Twitch

Tips for Playing as Twitch against Akshan

You can catch up to an enemy out of attack range with Venom Cask.

Contaminate has a large range; apply as many stacks of Deadly Venom as possible before using it.

Twitch's Attack Speed is among the highest in the game; try purchasing items with on-hit effects such as Black Cleaver or Wit's End.

Twitch vs Akshan Counter Stats

Twitch Image
Win Rate
50.2 %
VS
Win Rate
49.8 %
Akshan Image
8.9
< Kills >
8.1
7.1
< Deaths >
7
7.2
< Assists >
5.8
2.02
< Killing Sprees >
1.83
119
< Minions Killed >
155
0.2
< Dragons Killed >
0.14
0.43
< Inhibitors >
0.46
13,412
< Physical Damage >
17,511
3,766
< Magic Damage >
2,707
5,686
< True Damage >
2,291
22,865
< Damage Dealt >
22,510
21,548
< Damage Taken >
21,422
11,931
< Gold Earned >
12,252
1.94
< Towers >
2.09
0.06
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
2,387
< Total Healing >
2,246
12,567
< Experience >
13,790
23
< Vision Score >
18
10
< Wards Placed >
8
282
< Time Dealing CC >
33

How to Counter Akshan with Twitch in LoL

The stats provided here underscore some significant Twitch vs. Akshan counter stats that may help us distinguish the differences and similarities between this set of champions. As an example, Twitch’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Akshan’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Twitch may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Akshan..

Twitch often has a similar longest kill spree as his opponent does. On average, he takes a similar amount of damage to Akshan. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also hint that the champ with more health has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Twitch and Akshan

Damage Types Compared

Twitch
Akshan
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Twitch
Akshan

Who is Better, Twitch or Akshan?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Twitch usually fairs equally well when trying to fight Akshan, with a 50.2% win rate. Thus, Twitch makes an ok counter to Akshan.

While Twitch does have a higher win rate compared to Akshan, when on opposite teams, Twitch also has a much greater learning curve that makes him a more challenging champ to learn. You should be careful when picking Twitch into Akshan.

Additionally, Twitch also has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Akshan. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

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

Twitch is a decent counter to Akshan. Make sure you focus your actions on maximizing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Twitch against Akshan.

Additional Information for Twitch Players

How We Calculated Our Twitch vs Akshan Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Akshan as Twitch, we analyzed 4,751 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 Twitch 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 truly master Twitch to counter Akshan during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions shown above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Twitch most often picks up a similar amount of CS relative to Akshan. Champs who on average don't take many minion kills often don't need much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values reported on this page to do well.

The top items to focus on in your Twitch versus Akshan build include Kraken Slayer, Infinity Edge, and Runaan's Hurricane. When Twitch combined at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better versus Akshan than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Twitch boasted an average win rate of 50.2% battling Akshan with these items in his kit.

To have the highest likelihood of crushing Akshan as Twitch, Twitch players should use the Hail of Blades, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Legend: Alacrity, and Presence of Mind runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Twitch vs Akshan clashes, this mixture of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 50.2% win rate overall.

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