Originally Posted by Eddieyhng
Is rageblade or gunblade better for akali?
Rageblade is terrible, don't get Rageblade. You are not supposed to be constantly auto-attacking and throwing spells around wasting energy, you are a burst Assassin. Gunblade is good after you have your core (Lichbane, Rylais, Boots), but not the first priority. Gunblade should be built second to last or last, Rageblood should never be built.
As a sidenote, the revolver is a good early game item, you should get that early but don't get the full Gunblade early.