How to Win Annie vs Kha'Zix Counter Matchup Annie is in the s tier of champions

Annie vs Kha'Zix

How to Beat Kha'Zix as Annie in LoL Kha'Zix is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Kha'Zix as Annie

based on 855 Annie vs Kha'Zix matchups
Win Rate
50.1 %
K/D/A
2.23
Pick Rate
2.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our matchup statistics from the millions of recently ranked LoL rounds that we review each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Kha'Zix as Annie resulted from an analysis of 855 ranked games where both champions faced each other. This particular counter matchup is relatively rare. Annie has to counter Kha'Zix in only 2.4% of her matches.

Annie vs Kha'Zix Matchup Summary

Annie has done a ok job of beating Kha'Zix. On average, she wins a acceptable 50.1% of the time the champions battle one another in. In Annie against Kha'Zix rounds, Annie’s team is 0.1% less probable to get first blood, implying that she most likely won't be able to get first blood against Kha'Zix.

Best Annie vs Kha'Zix Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsLost Chapter

Core Annie Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestZhonya's HourglassShadowflame

Optional Items

Rabadon's DeathcapVoid StaffRylai's Crystal Scepter

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
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
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Q
10
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 Kha'Zix as Annie

Tips for Playing as Annie against Kha'Zix

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 Kha'Zix

Leap and Void Assault have long cooldowns. Kha'Zix is very vulnerable when these are not available.

Taste Their Fear deals bonus damage to targets that are isolated. Gain an advantage by fighting near allied minions, champions, or turrets.

Annie vs Kha'Zix Counter Stats

Annie Image
Win Rate
50.1 %
VS
Win Rate
49.9 %
Kha'Zix Image
6.1
< Kills >
8
6
< Deaths >
5.7
7.3
< Assists >
6.4
1.37
< Killing Sprees >
1.78
144
< Minions Killed >
33
0.07
< Dragons Killed >
1.65
0.43
< Inhibitors >
0.37
843
< Physical Damage >
16,068
18,776
< Magic Damage >
1,164
1,211
< True Damage >
1,336
20,830
< Damage Dealt >
18,569
18,144
< Damage Taken >
29,909
10,747
< Gold Earned >
12,406
1.88
< Towers >
1.27
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.29
1,261
< Total Healing >
11,199
13,305
< Experience >
13,345
19
< Vision Score >
23
9
< Wards Placed >
5
209
< Time Dealing CC >
248

How to Counter Kha'Zix with Annie in LoL

The stats shown on this page underscore some strategic Annie against Kha'Zix counter statistics that may help you realize the differences between this set of champs. For instance, Annie’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Kha'Zix’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Annie may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Kha'Zix..

Annie normally has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than her foe does. Typically, she receives less damage than Kha'Zix. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, yet it can also imply that the champion with increased health has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Annie and Kha'Zix

Damage Types Compared

Annie
Kha'Zix
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Annie
Kha'Zix

Who is Better, Annie or Kha'Zix?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Annie usually fairs equally well when taking on Kha'Zix, with a 50.1% win rate. Thus, Annie makes an ok counter for Kha'Zix.

While Annie does have a higher winrate than Kha'Zix, when they face off with one another, Annie also has a greater learning curve that makes her a more complex champ to learn. You still need to be cautious when picking Annie into Kha'Zix.

Moreover, Annie has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Kha'Zix. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Annie vs Kha'Zix matchups, Annie is the better champion with a similar win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.

Annie is a decent counter to Kha'Zix. Focus your strategy on keeping up your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Annie against Kha'Zix.

Additional Information for Annie Players

How We Calculated Our Annie vs Kha'Zix Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Kha'Zix as Annie, we analyzed 855 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 Kha'Zix 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

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Annie to counter Kha'Zix during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips displayed above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Annie on average picks up much more CS as Kha'Zix. Champs who on average don't get much CS often don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The ideal items to focus on in your Annie versus Kha'Zix build include Luden's Tempest, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Annie included at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better when facing Kha'Zix than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Annie boasted an average winrate of 50.1% when playing against Kha'Zix with these items in her kit.

To have the greatest probability of beating Kha'Zix as Annie, you should use 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 sets players used for Annie vs Kha'Zix counters, this blending of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 50.1% win rate overall.

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