How to Win Anivia vs Kennen Counter Matchup Anivia is in the s tier of champions

Anivia vs Kennen

How to Beat Kennen as Anivia in LoL Kennen is in the b tier of champions
Mage Support
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How to Beat Kennen as Anivia

based on 288 Anivia vs Kennen matchups
Win Rate
54.5 %
K/D/A
2.71
Pick Rate
0.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We generate our counter stats from the millions of ranked League of Legends games that we evaluate each week. This guide on how to beat Kennen as Anivia resulted from an analysis of 288 ranked games where both champs opposed each other. This particular champion matchup is fairly rare. Anivia has to counter Kennen in only 0.7% of her games.

Anivia vs Kennen Matchup Summary

Anivia does a great job of beating Kennen. On average, she wins a whopping 54.5% of the time the champs face off with one another in. In Anivia vs Kennen rounds, Anivia’s team is 0.2% more expected to get first blood, implying that she most likely will be able to get first blood against Kennen.

Best Anivia vs Kennen Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeTear of the Goddess

Core Anivia Items

~22 Mins
Liandry's AnguishSeraph's EmbraceZhonya's Hourglass

Optional Items

Shard of True IceMorellonomicon

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Electrocute Cheap ShotEyeball CollectionRelentless Hunter
Precision Presence of MindCoup de Grace
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
Anivia's passive ability p
Anivia q ability q
Anivia w ability w
Anivia e ability e
Anivia's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
E
4
W
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
Q
9
E
10
Q
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R
12
Q
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Q
14
W
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W
16
R

Guide to Countering Kennen as Anivia

Tips for Playing as Anivia against Kennen

Timing Flash Frost with Frostbite can lead to devastating combinations.

It can be very difficult for enemy champions to kill her egg early in game. Seize the advantage by playing aggressively.

Anivia is extremely reliant on Mana for Glacial Storm. Try getting items with Mana or going for a Crest of the Ancient Golem buff on Summoner's Rift.

Advice to Win Against Kennen

Kennen is flimsy by nature - turn and attack him if he gets careless with Lightning Rush.

Consider playing a bit more cautiously around Kennen when you have a Mark of the Storm debuff. If he hits you with 3 Marks of the Storm, you will get stunned.

Anivia vs Kennen Counter Stats

Anivia Image
Win Rate
54.5 %
VS
Win Rate
45.5 %
Kennen Image
6
< Kills >
5.4
5.1
< Deaths >
5.9
7.8
< Assists >
6.1
1.31
< Killing Sprees >
1.22
148
< Minions Killed >
152
0.08
< Dragons Killed >
0.08
0.51
< Inhibitors >
0.41
1,099
< Physical Damage >
2,668
17,306
< Magic Damage >
18,176
1,415
< True Damage >
805
19,821
< Damage Dealt >
21,650
23,882
< Damage Taken >
21,624
11,320
< Gold Earned >
10,964
2.17
< Towers >
1.94
0.07
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
2,282
< Total Healing >
2,366
13,936
< Experience >
13,944
23
< Vision Score >
18
11
< Wards Placed >
9
931
< Time Dealing CC >
68

How to Counter Kennen with Anivia in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here show several strategic Anivia vs. Kennen counter stats that may help you figure out the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Anivia’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Kennen’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Anivia may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Kennen..

Anivia often has a similar longest killing spree as her foe does. On average, she receives a similar amount of damage to Kennen. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also indicate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Anivia and Kennen

Damage Types Compared

Anivia
Kennen
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Anivia
Kennen

Who is Better, Anivia or Kennen?

Both League champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Anivia usually wins when taking on Kennen, with a 54.5% win rate. Thus, Anivia makes a great counter to Kennen.

While Anivia does have a much higher win rate compared to Kennen, when facing one another, Anivia also has a much greater difficulty level that makes her a more difficult character to pick up and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Anivia into Kennenas her relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Anivia has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Kennen. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion in League of Legends, in Anivia vs Kennen matchups, Anivia is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.

Anivia is a great counter for Kennen. Focus your play on maximizing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Anivia against Kennen.

Additional Information for Anivia Players

How We Calculated Our Anivia vs Kennen Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Kennen as Anivia, we analyzed 288 matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Kennen as Anivia comes from real 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 the most relevant stats and items to your rank.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to truly master Anivia in order to counter Kennen during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions presented here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Anivia typically racks up a similar amount of CS relative to Kennen. Champions who typically don't get much CS typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The ideal items to focus on in your Anivia versus Kennen build consist of Liandry's Anguish, Seraph's Embrace, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Anivia incorporated at least these three pieces in her build, she performed a lot better versus Kennen than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Anivia had an average win rate of 54.5% when countering Kennen with this counter build.

To have the greatest chance of vanquishing Kennen as Anivia, Anivia players should equip the Electrocute, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Presence of Mind, and Coup de Grace runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players picked for Anivia vs Kennen face-offs, this combination of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 54.5% win rate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Kennen as Anivia are presented for all ranked divisions. To narrow the stats and builds to a distinct player tier, you may use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.