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

Anivia vs Vex

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

How to Beat Vex as Anivia

based on 1,134 Anivia vs Vex matchups
Win Rate
50.4 %
K/D/A
2.61
Pick Rate
2.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches that we review each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Vex as Anivia resulted from an evaluation of 1134 ranked matches where both champs faced off against one another. This particular champ pairing is somewhat rare. Anivia has to counter Vex in only 2.7% of her matches.

Anivia vs Vex Matchup Summary

Anivia has done a average job of beating Vex. Normally, she wins a acceptable 50.4% of matches the champions fight each other in. In Anivia against Vex rounds, Anivia’s team is 0.1% more likely to earn first blood, implying that she probably will be able to get first blood versus Vex.

Best Anivia vs Vex Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeLost Chapter

Core Anivia Items

~22 Mins
EverfrostSeraph's EmbraceZhonya's Hourglass

Optional Items

ShadowflameRabadon's DeathcapDemonic EmbraceShard of True Ice

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
11
R
12
Q
13
Q
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Vex as Anivia

Tips for Playing as Anivia against Vex

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.

Anivia vs Vex Counter Stats

Anivia Image
Win Rate
50.4 %
VS
Win Rate
49.6 %
Vex Image
5.7
< Kills >
6.3
5.1
< Deaths >
5.9
7.6
< Assists >
7.6
1.29
< Killing Sprees >
1.44
152
< Minions Killed >
149
0.14
< Dragons Killed >
0.06
0.48
< Inhibitors >
0.42
984
< Physical Damage >
1,411
16,983
< Magic Damage >
20,625
1,317
< True Damage >
1,160
19,284
< Damage Dealt >
23,196
23,701
< Damage Taken >
18,734
11,191
< Gold Earned >
10,880
2
< Towers >
1.73
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
2,239
< Total Healing >
1,689
13,843
< Experience >
13,401
22
< Vision Score >
20
11
< Wards Placed >
10
963
< Time Dealing CC >
532

How to Counter Vex with Anivia in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page emphasize some important Anivia against Vex matchup stats that can help us understand the differences and similarities between this set of champs. As an example, Anivia’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Vex’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Anivia may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Vex..

Anivia usually has a similar longest kill spree as her enemy does. On average, she receives more damage than Vex. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the champ with more health has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Anivia and Vex

Damage Types Compared

Anivia
Vex
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Anivia
Vex

Who is Better, Anivia or Vex?

Both League champions are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Anivia usually fairs equally well when playing against Vex, with a 50.4% win rate. Therefore, Anivia makes an ok counter to Vex.

While Anivia does have a higher win rate than Vex, when facing one another, Anivia also has a much greater difficulty level that makes her a more challenging character to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Anivia into Vexas her relative depth means that you may not be able to reach her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Anivia has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Vex. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Anivia vs Vex matchups, Anivia is the better champion with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during team fights.

Anivia is a decent counter to Vex. Make sure you focus your play on maximizing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Anivia against Vex.

Additional Information for Anivia Players

How We Calculated Our Anivia vs Vex Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Vex as Anivia, we analyzed 1,134 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 Vex 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

To truly master Anivia in order to counter Vex during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions shown here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Anivia on average accumulates a similar amount of CS as Vex. Champs who on average don't acquire many minion kills often don't require much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values reported on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to use in your Anivia versus Vex build include Everfrost, Seraph's Embrace, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Anivia bought at least these three items in her build, she performed significantly better when fighting Vex than with many other typical builds. In fact, Anivia had an average win rate of 50.4% battling Vex with this counter build.

To have the best chance of beating Vex 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 runes players chose for Anivia vs Vex counterpicks, this mix of runes resulted in the best win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 50.4% win rate overall.

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