get
prime

Akali Build Guide by Kalgash

Not Updated For Current Season

This guide has not yet been updated for the current season. Please keep this in mind while reading. You can see the most recently updated guides on the browse guides page.


2K
Views
2
Comments
0
Votes
League of Legends Build Guide Author Kalgash

True Balance, Jungle Akali Short Guide

Kalgash Last updated on November 22, 2013
Like Build on Facebook Tweet This Build Share This Build on Reddit

Ability Sequence

2
5
8
10
14
Ability Key Q
4
9
12
17
18
Ability Key W
1
3
7
13
15
Ability Key E
6
11
16
Ability Key R





Not Updated For Current Season

The masteries shown here are not yet updated for the current season, the guide author needs to set up the new masteries. As such, they will be different than the masteries you see in-game.



Masteries

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Havoc
 
 

Offense: 5

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
1/
Legendary Guardian
 
 

Defense: 25

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Bandit
Intelligence
 
 
 
 
 
 
Wanderer
 
 

Utility: 0


Guide Top

Pros / Cons

"Why Akali in the jungle man, Just... Why?"

When your team needs more damage and the only slot open is Jungle, Or if you just really like playing Akali and you are 4th pick...

Pros
+ Extreme Sustain
+ Massive Burst
+ Very High AoE damage from E
+ Extreme Sustain
+ Is Akali
+ Clear Time is great
+ Extreme Sustain
Cons
- Cannot handle all three lanes failing at once
- Pre-6 Ganks are somewhat hard but not as bad as shyvana/trundle
- Depends on Red early (Who doesn't)
Pro/Con
+/- Runs on Energy


Guide Top

Items

"Why these items? AD-heavy on Akali?"

Special note is that Attack Damage adds Spellvamp to Akali, Tied in with her own Magic-on-attack, She has no problem sustaining in the jungle

  • Wraith for Jungle.
  • Tiamat/Hydra for Burst
  • Cutlass/Gunblade for a ranged finisher and for the slow
  • Statikk for the burst and movespeed
  • Abyssal for the MR and Aura


Guide Top

Basic Early Play

Creep Order (standard)

  1. Red With Leash
  2. Give Away Blue BUT GET EXP
  3. Look at lanes, If any are pushed near YOUR tower, Gank them
  4. Wraiths
  5. Wolves
  6. Look at lanes, If any are pushed near YOUR tower, Gank them
  7. Wight
  8. Take an Enemy Camp OR do small Golems OR Gank a lane
  9. Wraiths
  10. Repeat until Teamfights begin (Buy Merc Treads Now)


Guide Top

Notes

As of season 4 Akali starts red, since they reduced the cooldown reduction granted. You should ALWAYS give away Blue, But MAKE SURE TO GET SOME OF THE EXP.