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

Anivia vs Zyra

How to Beat Zyra as Anivia in LoL Zyra is in the a tier of champions
Mage Support
Mage Support

How to Beat Zyra as Anivia

based on 1,247 Anivia vs Zyra matchups
Win Rate
49.6 %
K/D/A
2.55
Pick Rate
2.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our counter stats from the millions of recently rated League of Legends games that we get from Riot Games every week. Our guide on how to beat Zyra as Anivia resulted from an analysis of 1247 ranked matches where both champs clashed against one another. This particular champ pairing is somewhat rare. Anivia is forced to battle against Zyra in only 2.9% of her games.

Anivia vs Zyra Matchup Summary

Anivia does a ok job of countering Zyra. Typically, she wins a acceptable 49.6% of matches the champions clash against each other in. In Anivia against Zyra matches, Anivia’s team is 0.1% more expected to obtain first blood, indicating that she most likely will be able to get first blood against Zyra.

Best Anivia vs Zyra 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

Rabadon's DeathcapShadowflameMorellonomiconDemonic Embrace

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
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Q
2
E
3
E
4
W
5
E
6
R
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E
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Q
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E
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Q
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R
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Q
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Q
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Zyra as Anivia

Tips for Playing as Anivia against Zyra

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 Zyra

Moving the fight to a different area will deprive Zyra of accumulated seeds.

Moving closer to Zyra can be a smart move if she places plants too far away from herself.

Seeds placed by Zyra's W are larger, a different color, and grant a small amount of vision to her team.

Zyra's seeds can be destroyed by stepping on them. If she tries to grow them as you do, dodge back at the last moment.

Plants take fixed damage from attacks and effects, similar to wards. They also expire quickly on their own.

Anivia vs Zyra Counter Stats

Anivia Image
Win Rate
49.6 %
VS
Win Rate
50.4 %
Zyra Image
5.9
< Kills >
3.8
5.3
< Deaths >
6.5
7.6
< Assists >
10.5
1.31
< Killing Sprees >
0.85
158
< Minions Killed >
55
0.13
< Dragons Killed >
0.13
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.48
1,064
< Physical Damage >
988
17,569
< Magic Damage >
20,491
1,459
< True Damage >
1,132
20,093
< Damage Dealt >
22,611
25,488
< Damage Taken >
16,458
11,612
< Gold Earned >
9,649
1.89
< Towers >
1.71
0.06
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
2,677
< Total Healing >
1,542
14,560
< Experience >
11,659
22
< Vision Score >
55
11
< Wards Placed >
25
1,016
< Time Dealing CC >
252

How to Counter Zyra with Anivia in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here highlight several valuable Anivia vs. Zyra matchup statistics that can help us realize the differences between the pair. As an example, Anivia’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Zyra’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Anivia may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Zyra..

Anivia typically has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her matchup does. Typically, she takes more damage than Zyra. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also show that the champion with more HP has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Anivia and Zyra

Damage Types Compared

Anivia
Zyra
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Anivia
Zyra

Who is Better, Anivia or Zyra?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Anivia usually fairs equally well when playing against Zyra, with a 49.6% win rate. As a result, Anivia makes an ok counter for Zyra.

While Anivia does have a lower win rate compared to Zyra, when they face off with one another, Anivia also has a much greater learning curve that makes her a more challenging champ to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Anivia into Zyraas her relative depth means you may not be able to unleash her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

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

While there is not one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Anivia vs Zyra matchups, Zyra is the better champion with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during team fights.

Anivia is a somewhat poor counter to Zyra. You will do well by focussing your actions on increasing your CS and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Anivia against Zyra.

Additional Information for Anivia Players

How We Calculated Our Anivia vs Zyra Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Zyra as Anivia, we analyzed 1,247 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 Zyra 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 to counter Zyra during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips shown above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Anivia usually racks up more CS as Zyra. Champs who typically don't acquire much CS often don't require much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require many items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values shown here to do well.

The most crucial items to prioritize in your Anivia versus Zyra build include Everfrost, Seraph's Embrace, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Anivia used at least these three items in her build, she performed a lot better against Zyra than with many other typical item sets. In fact, Anivia boasted an average winrate of 49.6% when countering Zyra with this build.

To have the greatest likelihood of annihilating Zyra as Anivia, Anivia players should use 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 combinations players chose for Anivia vs Zyra LoL games, this mixture of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 49.6% win rate overall.

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