Annie vs Leona Counter Build

How to Win Annie vs Leona Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Leona as Annie in LoL

How to Beat Leona as Annie

8,218 Annie vs Leona Matchups Analyzed

We get our counter statistics from the millions of rated League of Legends matches that we review each and every week. This guide on how to beat Leona as Annie came out of an analysis of 8218 ranked games where both champs clashed against each other. This counter pairing is relatively uncommon. Annie encounters Leona in only 5.1% of her matches.

Annie has done a ok job of countering Leona. Normally, she wins a acceptable 50.7% of games the champions clash against each other in. In Annie versus Leona rounds, Annie’s side is 0.1% less probable to obtain first blood, implying that she probably won't get first blood versus Leona.

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Best Annie Items to Counter Leona

The most important items to prioritize in your Annie versus Leona build include Luden's Tempest, Banshee's Veil, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Annie used at least these three items in her build, she did much better when fighting Leona than with many other typical counter builds. In fact, Annie boasted an average winrate of 61.1% when playing against Leona with this counter build.

Best Annie Runes to Counter Leona

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Transcendence Rune Transcendence

To have the best likelihood of annihilating Leona as Annie, Annie players should equip the Electrocute, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Manaflow Band, and Transcendence runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Annie vs Leona counterpicks, this mix of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 59.1% win rate overall.

We have also shown the best Leona runes to fend off Annie to help you realize how she will probably be built versus your champion.


6.5 | Annie Leona | 2.1


6.2 | Annie Leona | 6.3


8.3 | Annie Leona | 12.6

Annie vs Leona Counter Stats Summary

The stats provided here feature several significant Annie versus Leona matchup stats that may help us interpret the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Annie’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.4 is similar to Leona’s KDA ratio of 2.3, indicating that Annie may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Leona. This observation is largely caused by the difference in kills.

Annie typically has a much larger longest killing spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she receives less damage than Leona. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also illustrate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further damage when poked or engaged.

Annie usually gets much more CS than Leona. Champions who on average don't amass very much CS normally don't have to have much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are capable of scaling adequately off their abilities alone. Yet, champions with plenty of minion kills, such as ADCs, usually have to have a lot of gold to be useful. In either situation, work to do better than the values presented here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.48 | Annie Leona | 0.37

Largest Multi-Kill

1.44 | Annie Leona | 0.89

Damage Dealt

19,803 | Annie Leona | 6,929

Damage Taken

15,633 | Annie Leona | 19,475

Healing Done

1,345 | Annie Leona | 1,715

Vision Score

19 | Annie Leona | 46

Gold Earned

10,468 | Annie Leona | 7,749

Minions Killed

130 | Annie Leona | 34

Dragons Killed

0.08 | Annie Leona | 0.05

Barons Killed

0.02 | Annie Leona | 0.01


1.84 | Annie Leona | 1.46


0.44 | Annie Leona | 0.41

CC Duration (sec)

184 | Annie Leona | 90

Experience Earned

12,879 | Annie Leona | 10,064

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 8,218 Annie vs Leona 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 Leona 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.