Wild Rift Akshan Guide with Item Builds, Runes and Summoner Spells

In League of Legends Wild Rift, Akshan is a marksman champion commonly played in a Mid lane and sometimes in a Dragon lane as an AD Carry. Akshan uses her abilities and attacks to clear minion waves, Gank and Brust enemy with his ultimate and auto-attack combo. Akshan primarily deals physical attack damage with her abilities and auto-attacks.

In Wild Rift, Akshan is considered a an “Moderately difficult to play champion” based on her abilities and playstyle. In this guide, we will look at the Best Item Builds, Runes, Summoner Spells, and Abilities analysis with attack combos for Akshan, which will help you to master Akshan more quickly and easily.

Wild Rift Akshan Guide with Item Builds, Runes and Summoners Spells

In Wild Rift, Akshan is considered as an “A-tier” for Mid lane based on his abilities and playstyle. Let’s start the guide with Runes first,

Best Runes for Akshan in Wild Rift

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Brutal rune 1


Bone Plating

Bone Plating

Sweet Tooth rune

Sweet Tooth


Gain Stacks of adaptive force when hitting a champion with a separate attack or abilities. It stacks up to 5 times. When fully stacked, deals bonus adaptive damage to and champion.

Per Stack: (2-6) bonus AD or (3-9) AP for 6 seconds.

Fully Stacked Bonus: Melee: 10% Ranged: 7% Bonus adaptive damage to champions.


Gain 7 AD and 2% armor penetration, or 14 AP and 2% Magic penetration (Adaptive). 

Bone Platting: 

After taking damage from a champion, the next 3 champion’s abilities or attack against you within a 1.5 Second deal 30-60 (based on the level) less damage.

Cooldown: 45 Seconds. 

Sweet Tooth: 

Increases honey fruit healing by 25 whenever you and your nearby ally eat a honey fruit gain 20 gold.

Now, Let’s look at the “Best Summoner Spells for Akshan“, 

Best Summoners Spells Spells for Akshan in Wild Rift

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Flash is undoubtedly the best spell for any champion you play. Flash is used to teleport your champion forward for any aimed direction. (Cooldown: 150 seconds).


Ignites the target enemy champion, dealing (60-410) true damage based on the champion level over 5 seconds and inflicting them with grievous wounds. Grievous wounds reduce healing effects by 50%.

Now, Let’s start with the most important and exciting part of this guide, “Best Item Builds for Akshan”,

Best Item Builds for Akshan in Wild Rift

In Wild Rift, You can build various items on Akshan based on the enemy champion and your playstyle. So, Let’s begin,

1. Akshan Item Build (Mid Lane)

 Essence Reaver   

Essence Reaver

Solari Chargeblade

Solari Chargeblade

Blade of the Ruined King

Blade of the Ruined King

Navori Quickblades

Navori QuickBlades

gluttonous greaves

Gluttonous Greaves

Seryldas Grudge

Serylda’s Grudge

Boots Upgrade: 

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Gluttonous Greaves

Quicksliver Sash

Gluttonous Greaves

Core Item Build: 

 Essence Reaver   

Essence Reaver

Blade of the Ruined King

Blade of the Ruined King

Navori Quickblades

Navori QuickBlades

Essence Reaver:

It provides +40 attack damage with a +25% critical rate and +25 ability haste.

Essence Flare: 

Damaging active abilities deal 10 bonus physical damage + 70% Critical rate. Each ability can only trigger this effect once per target. 

Mana Siphon:

Attacks restore 2% missing mana on-hit. 

Blade of the Ruined King:

It provides +20 attack damage with +30% attack speed and +10% physical damage.


Hitting a champion with 3 attacks or abilities deals 30-100 magic damage and steals 25% of their movement speed for 3 seconds. (cooldown: 60 seconds)

Ruined Strike:

The attack deals a bonus physical damage equal to 6% to the enemy’s missing physical health. Deals at least 15 damage against monsters and 60 at the max level. (Max hero level)

Navori QuickBlades:

It Provides +45 attack damage with a +25% critical rate and +15 ability haste. 

Deft Strikes:

Critical Attacks reduce your non-ultimate ability cooldowns by 15% of their remaining cooldown.

2. Akshan Item Build (Marksman)

Blade of the Ruined King

Blade of the Ruined King

Infinity Edge

Infinity Edge

statikk shiv

Statikk Shiv



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Gluttonous Greaves

Mortal Reminder

Mortal Reminder

Now, Let’s start with the “Akshan’s Ability analysis with Attack combos“,

Wild Rift Akshan’s Ability analysis with Attack Combos

Let’s begin with Akshan’s Ability analysis first, as it will help us to understand Akshan’s Ability in-depth so we can create better attack combos with his Abilities.

Wild Rift Akshan’s Ability analysis with stats

1. Dirty Fighting (Passive)

akshan dirty fighting

Every three hits from attacks and abilities deal an additional 25 magic damage (based on the level). Against champions, also gain a shield that absorbs 40 damage (40 + 40% bonus AD) for 2 seconds (Cooldown: 12 Seconds (Based on the level)).

After launching an attack, Akshan will fire a second shot that deals 29 physical damage (50% AD). He can cancel this shot to gain 40 movement speed (Based on the level) decaying over 1 second.

Holding down the attack button will fire the second shot.

2. Avengerang (First Ability)

Akshan Q

It throws a boomerang that deals 52 physical damage (5 + 80% AD), extending the range each time it hits an enemy.
Champions hits grants Akshan 40% movement speed decaying over 1 second.

It deals 60% damage to minions.

3. Going Rogue (Second Ability)

Akshan W

Passive: Enemies that kill allied champions become scoundrels for 4 seconds. When Akshan takes down a scoundrel, he gains 100 gold and revies the slain allies.

Active: Become camouflaged for 1.75 seconds and gain 80% movement speed towards scoundrels. Duration is infinite while Akshan is near terrain or in the bush.

4. Heroic Swing (Third Ability)

Akshan E

Fires a hook to attach and swing around terrain, attacking the nearest enemy for 30 physical damage (30 + 15% bonus AD) per shot.

If Akshan collides with an enemy champion or terrain, he will jump off the rope.

It Prioritizes champions recently damaged by Akshan. On-hit effects deal 25% damage.

5. Comeuppance (Ultimate)

Akshan R

Akshan locks onto an enemy champion, charging five shots over 3 seconds.

Re-cast: Fires the shot, dealing 28 physical damage (20 + 12.5% AD) to the first enemy or structure hit, increased up to 109 physical damage (80 + 50% AD) based on target’s missing health.

Now, Let’s look at the “Which Akshan’s Ability I should upgrade first?“, 

Wild Rift Akshan’s Ability Upgradation Path

When playing as an Akshan, first unlock all three of his basic abilities. After that first upgrade, his Q to the max level followed by W and E. Don’t forget to upgrade his ultimate whenever available with the highest priority.

Akshan’s Ability Upgradation Path

Akshan Q


1 4 6 7
Akshan W

Going Rogue

2 8 10 11
Akshan E

Heroic Swing

3 12 14 15
Akshan R


5 9 13

Note: Q= First Ability; W= Second Ability, E= Third Ability and R= Ultimate

Now, Let’s look at the “Best Attack combos for Akshan’s Ability Combo“, 

Wild Rift Akshan’s Ability Combo

In Wild Rift, you can create multiple attack combos with Akshan based on the enemy champion you are facing and your playstyle. So, Let’s look at the some best attack combos used by Akshan’s Combo, 

Combo 1 (without Ultimate):

AA (Auto Attacks) > Q (First Ability) > AA (Auto Attacks) > E (Third Ability) > AA (Auto Attacks) > W (Second Ability) > AA (Auto Attacks) > Q (First Ability) > AA (Auto Attacks)

Combo 2 (with Ultimate):

AA (Auto Attacks) > Q (First Ability) > AA (Auto Attacks) > E (Third Ability) > AA (Auto Attacks) > W (Second Ability) > AA (Auto Attacks) > R (Ultimate)

Wild Rift Akshan’s Counter









Wild Rift Akshan’s Gameplay Tips and Tricks

Early Game: 

In Wild Rift, Akshan’s early game is pretty weak as its attacks and abilities deal very little damage. So, in the early game, focus on farming and try to poke enemies with your attacks whenever they overextend.

Akshan’s gots a power spike when reaching level 5, so you can lock for an all-in combo if enemies are low once you get the level 5 to secure sweet kill for yourself in an early game.  

Mid to Late game: 

In Wild Rift, Akshan deals massive damage once he got his core items. So, in the Mid game constantly roam with your team and try to catch the enemy jungler or AD Carry before the objective fight. 

In the late game, always stay behind your tanks and try to deal damage from a safe distance. 

Note: Always use for second ability to chase down enemies champion who had killed your ally as when you killed a scoundrel you will get a bonus 100 gold, and you can revive your slain ally. 

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