How to Win Annie vs Cassiopeia Counter Matchup Annie is in the s tier of champions

Annie vs Cassiopeia

How to Beat Cassiopeia as Annie in LoL Cassiopeia is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Cassiopeia as Annie

based on 382 Annie vs Cassiopeia matchups
Win Rate
46.1 %
K/D/A
2.35
Pick Rate
1.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our matchup stats from the millions of ranked League of Legends matches that we evaluate each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Cassiopeia as Annie came out of an evaluation of 382 ranked matches where both champs faced off against each other. This champ matchup is fairly rare. Annie encounters Cassiopeia in only 1.1% of her matches.

Annie vs Cassiopeia Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Annie has done a pathetic job of beating Cassiopeia. Normally, she wins a lowly 46.1% of games the champs face each other in. In Annie versus Cassiopeia matches, Annie’s team is 0.0% more likely to obtain first blood. This indicates that she probably will get first blood versus Cassiopeia.

Best Annie vs Cassiopeia Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeLost Chapter

Core Annie Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestZhonya's HourglassShadowflame

Optional Items

Horizon FocusRylai's Crystal ScepterRabadon's Deathcap

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Electrocute Cheap ShotEyeball CollectionRelentless Hunter
Sorcery Manaflow BandAbsolute Focus
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Annie's passive ability p
Annie q ability q
Annie w ability w
Annie e ability e
Annie's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
8
W
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Q
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W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Cassiopeia as Annie

Tips for Playing as Annie against Cassiopeia

Molten Shield is a good spell to cast to work up to Annie's stun, so sometimes it's beneficial to grab at least 1 rank in it early.

Striking killing blows on minions with Disintegrate enables Annie to farm extremely well early in the game.

Storing a stun for use with her ultimate can turn the tide of a team fight.

Advice to Win Against Cassiopeia

Be wary of Cassiopeia's damage potential with Twin Fang when she has you poisoned.

Turn away from Cassiopeia when she is casting Petrifying Gaze to get slowed instead of stunned.

Annie vs Cassiopeia Counter Stats

Annie Image
Win Rate
46.1 %
VS
Win Rate
53.9 %
Cassiopeia Image
6
< Kills >
6.9
6
< Deaths >
6.2
8.1
< Assists >
6.6
1.38
< Killing Sprees >
1.58
142
< Minions Killed >
172
0.05
< Dragons Killed >
0.21
0.45
< Inhibitors >
0.46
682
< Physical Damage >
543
19,481
< Magic Damage >
21,136
1,238
< True Damage >
539
21,402
< Damage Dealt >
22,219
18,183
< Damage Taken >
24,443
10,813
< Gold Earned >
11,859
1.8
< Towers >
1.91
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.07
1,424
< Total Healing >
5,439
13,411
< Experience >
14,266
21
< Vision Score >
20
10
< Wards Placed >
9
205
< Time Dealing CC >
465

How to Counter Cassiopeia with Annie in LoL

The stats shown on this page feature some critical Annie vs. Cassiopeia matchup statistics that may help us understand the differences between the pair. As an example, Annie’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Cassiopeia’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Annie may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Cassiopeia..

Annie normally has a similar longest kill spree as her opponent does. Commonly, she takes less damage than Cassiopeia. This often reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also illustrate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Annie and Cassiopeia

Damage Types Compared

Annie
Cassiopeia
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Annie
Cassiopeia

Who is Better, Annie or Cassiopeia?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Annie usually loses when playing against Cassiopeia, with a 46.1% win rate. Therefore, Annie makes a bad counter for Cassiopeia.

While Annie does have a lower winrate than Cassiopeia, when they face off with one another, Annie also has a much lower learning curve that makes her a less difficult champ to learn. You should be very concerned when picking Annie into Cassiopeia.

Moreover, Annie has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Cassiopeia. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Annie vs Cassiopeia matchups, Cassiopeia is the better champ with a much lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Annie is a trash counter to Cassiopeia. Make sure you focus your tactics on keeping up your CS and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Annie against Cassiopeia.

Additional Information for Annie Players

How We Calculated Our Annie vs Cassiopeia Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Cassiopeia as Annie, we analyzed 382 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 Cassiopeia as Annie 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 learn all of the intricacies of Annie to counter Cassiopeia during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and stats presented above, you should grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Annie most often gets a similar amount of CS compared to Cassiopeia. Champs who on average don't take much CS often don't require much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values displayed here to do well.

The most crucial items to use in your Annie versus Cassiopeia build include Luden's Tempest, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Annie used at least these three items in her build, she performed significantly better when fighting Cassiopeia than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Annie had an average win rate of 46.1% battling Cassiopeia with this build.

To have the greatest probability of annihilating Cassiopeia as Annie, Annie players should take the Electrocute, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Manaflow Band, and Absolute Focus runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players picked for Annie vs Cassiopeia counter picks, this sequence of runes yielded the highest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 46.1% win rate overall.

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