How to Synergize Akshan with Yasuo on the Same Team Akshan is in the b tier of champions

Akshan with Yasuo

How to Win With Akshan and Yasuo Paired Together Yasuo is in the a tier of champions
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How to Synergize Akshan and Yasuo

based on 956 Akshan with Yasuo pairs
Win Rate
46.2 %
K/D/A
1.94
Pick Rate
2.6 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

We take in the stats from from millions of League rounds directly from Riot Games each week. Akshan has fought alongside Yasuo in 956 recent, competitive matches. By amassing so much complete data directly from the hosts of League of Legends, we feel confident that we can showcase high-quality, usable builds to help Akshan play with Yasuo. It is relatively rare for Akshan to play alongside Yasuo as teammates. This has only taken place in approx. 2.6% of matches with Akshan.

Akshan Yasuo Synergy Summary

Unfortunately, Akshan has done a terrible job of teaming up with Yasuo. Normally, they wins a dismal 46.2% of matches the champions try and work together in. If you want to maximize your potential as Akshan when playing with Yasuo by learning how to better synergize your playstyle with him, then check out the full build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Akshan Yasuo Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's BladeHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordNoonquiver

Core Akshan Items

~22 Mins
Kraken SlayerGuinsoo's RagebladeBlade of The Ruined King

Optional Items

Lord Dominik's RegardsWit's EndThe Collector

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Press the Attack Presence of MindLegend: AlacrityCoup de Grace
Resolve Shield BashBone Plating
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Akshan's passive ability p
Akshan q ability q
Akshan w ability w
Akshan e ability e
Akshan's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
Q
4
W
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Synergizing Akshan and Yasuo

Tips for Playing as Akshan with Yasuo

Raising an eyebrow in the face of danger, Akshan fights evil with dashing charisma, righteous vengeance, and a conspicuous lack of shirts. He is highly skilled in the art of stealth combat, able to evade the eyes of his enemies and reappear when they least expect him. With a keen sense of justice and a legendary death-reversing weapon, he rights the wrongs of Runeterra's many scoundrels while living by his own moral code: “Don't be an ass.”

Advice to Understand How Yasuo Will Play

Last Breath can be cast on any target that is knocked Airborne, even by one of your allies.

Dash through a minion to have Sweeping Blade available to chase your opponent should they flee; Dash directly to your opponent to preserve a minion as your escape route.

At level 18, Yasuo's Steel Tempest reaches its Attack Speed cap with 55% Attack Speed from items.

Akshan Yasuo Synergy Stats

Akshan Image
Win Rate
46.2 %
VS
Win Rate
53.8 %
Yasuo Image
7.5
< Kills >
7.9
6.7
< Deaths >
6.5
5.5
< Assists >
5.8
1.7
< Killing Sprees >
1.81
157
< Minions Killed >
162
0.11
< Dragons Killed >
0.13
0.46
< Inhibitors >
0.47
16,799
< Physical Damage >
17,244
2,498
< Magic Damage >
2,607
2,442
< True Damage >
2,386
21,740
< Damage Dealt >
22,239
20,567
< Damage Taken >
20,853
12,250
< Gold Earned >
12,436
2.14
< Towers >
2.18
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
2,184
< Total Healing >
2,367
13,538
< Experience >
13,762
18
< Vision Score >
18
8
< Wards Placed >
8
36
< Time Dealing CC >
35

How to Play with Yasuo as Akshan in LoL

The Akshan Yasuo synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of their gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Yasuo, compared to their overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how their gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.

Overall, Akshan sees a very large drop in their KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Yasuo. His KDA decreased from NaN to NaN. This drop shows that Yasuo helps Akshan perform worse in ranked LoL games. Yet, the small difference demonstrates that this performance change is only marginal.

When Akshan is an ally to Yasuo, they sees a barely noticable drop in their complete damage output. This difference may indicate that Yasuo does not support by providing protection for them to dish out more damage or that his participation also helps extend the match's duration. Similarly, when Akshan is played with Yasuo on the same team, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees than when they plays on his own. This is contrasting evidence that they is worse when playing with Yasuo.

Moreover, when Akshan plays with Yasuo on the same side, they often receives a little less damage than when they plays alone. Getting dealt not as much damage may indicate that Yasuo does a decent job of covering Akshan in team fights.

Synergies between Akshan and Yasuo

Damage Types Compared

Akshan with Yasuo
Akshan
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Akshan
Yasuo
Synergy

Is Akshan better when played alongside Yasuo?

There is no perfect ally for Akshan that will always be their top ally. However, Yasuo is a very bad ally for Akshan. By being on the same side as Akshan, he drops their win rate by -3.8% to 46.2%. This demonstrates that there is a very bad bond between Akshan and Yasuo that results in them performing worse together than without each other.

Yasuo has a much greater difficulty compared to Akshan. That means you need to be careful when enlisting Yasuo teammates to play with, as they will have to have a much greater level of skill to be able to work well with you.

Playing cooperatively, Akshan players should expect to witness an overall large increase in your team’s capacity to deal physical damage. When paired, these champions can tear through the other team with a lot of physcial damage.

In contrast, by pairing Akshan and Yasuo together, you may not be granting your team a lot of magical damage output. We recommend you bring other champions on your team that nullifies this hole in this pairing's capabilities.

Regardless of your Yasuo ally's ability, you need to focus on increasing your income, staying alive by avoiding foolish fights, and taking down objectives. If you follow these simple suggestions, you should do well anyway.

Additional Information for Akshan Players

How We Calculated Our Akshan Yasuo Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Akshan and Yasuo, we analyzed 956 ranked and recent League of Legends matches. We perform advanced data cleaning and statistical methods to guarantee that our team synergy stats are accurate and reliable. You can be confident that our recommended build to pair Akshan with Yasuo comes from actual 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 your division's most relevant stats and build.

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Further Insights to Win with this Champion Pairing

If you would like to truly master Akshan in order to synergize with Yasuo during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League rounds, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this champion pairing. If you pay attention to the build and tips shown here, you should grow your win rate by a lot.

The most crucial finished items to have in your Akshan and Yasuo synergy build consist of Kraken Slayer, Guinsoo's Rageblade, and Blade of The Ruined King. When Akshan combined at least these three pieces in their build, they performed a lot better as an ally of Yasuo than with many other typical item sets. In fact, Akshan had an average win rate of 46.2% when playing alongside Yasuo with these items in their kit.

To have the greatest chance of annihilating your oponents, Akshan players should take the Press the Attack, Presence of Mind, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Shield Bash, and Bone Plating runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players picked for this team composition, this order of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 46.2% win rate overall.

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