Twilight Shroud offers safety in even the most dangerous situations. Use that time to save up energy for a quick strike later.
Akali excels at killing fragile champions. Let your team initiate and then strike at the people in the back.
Try using Alpha Strike on a minion in front of an enemy champion so you are placed at a safe distance at the end of the spell.
Wuju Style is very strong early for last hitting minions.
If you're in a lane against ranged players, leveling up Meditate can allow you to stay in the lane longer and gain levels faster than they will.
The Akali Master Yi synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of her gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Master Yi, compared to her overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how her gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.
Overall, Akali sees a very large drop in her KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Master Yi. His KDA fell from NaN to NaN. This negative change shows that Master Yi helps Akali perform worse in ranked League rounds. Yet, the small difference proves that this performance change is only marginal.
When Akali plays on the same team as Master Yi, she sees a little drop in her total damage dealt. This could demonstrate that Master Yi does not provide cover for her to deal more damage or that his allyship also helps increase the game's duration. Similarly, when Akali is played alongside Master Yi on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when she plays alone. This is contrasting evidence that she is worse when playing alongside Master Yi.
Moreover, when Akali plays with Master Yi on the same side, she usually receives a little less damage than when she plays alone. Receiving not as much damage could indicate that Master Yi does a decent job of covering Akali in teamfights.
There is no one best synergy for Akali that will 100% of the time be her best teammate. Yet, overall, Master Yi is a pretty good ally for Akali. By playing on the same side as Akali, he raises their win rate by 2.8% to 51.3%. This shows that there is a somewhat important synergy between Akali and Master Yi that results in them performing at the top of their game together than alone.
Master Yi has a much lower diffuclty than Akali. That means Akali players don't need to be careful when enlisting Master Yi comrades to go into battle on the same side as, as they will require a much lower level of skill to be able to play well with you.
Playing alongside, you should observe an overall large increase in your team’s capability to destroy wih physical damage. When paired, these two can tear through the other team with a lot of physcial damage.
Conversely, by aligning Akali and Master Yi together, you will not be providing your other teammates a lot of crowd control. Make sure to include other champions on your team that nullifies this relative gap in their kit.
Regardless of your Master Yi ally's skill level, you should focus on maximizing your income, warding to avoid ambushes, and taking down objectives. If you heed this simple advice, you should do well anyway.
To learn all of the intricacies of Akali to synergize with Master Yi during both the lane and mid / late game phases of LoL matches, you should continue reading to pick up some more tips and tricks for this champion pairing. If you use the build and stats presented above, you should grow your win rate significantly.
The most crucial items to get in your Akali and Master Yi synergy build include Riftmaker, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Akali bought at least these three pieces in her build, she performed much better when fighting alongside Master Yi than with most other typical builds. In fact, Akali boasted an average win rate of 51.3% when synergizing her build and playstyle to Master Yi with this build.
To have the best likelihood of defeating your oponents, Akali players should use the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Second Wind, and Overgrowth runes from the Domination and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players picked for this team composition, this composite of runes yielded the top win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 51.3% win rate overall.
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