How to Win Annie vs Nunu & Willump Counter Matchup Annie is in the s tier of champions

Annie vs Nunu & Willump

How to Beat Nunu & Willump as Annie in LoL Nunu & Willump is in the a tier of champions
Mage
Tank Fighter

How to Beat Nunu & Willump as Annie

based on 705 Annie vs Nunu & Willump matchups
Win Rate
49.8 %
K/D/A
2.37
Pick Rate
2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches each and every week. In our data, Annie faced off against Nunu & Willump in 705 rounds. Having so many games with Annie vs Nunu & Willump provides us confidence in our capacity to produce useful statistics and a supported build to counter your enemy. This particular counter matchup is fairly rare. Annie has to counter Nunu & Willump in only 2.0% of her rounds.

Annie vs Nunu & Willump Matchup Summary

Annie has done a ok job of beating Nunu & Willump. Typically, she wins a acceptable 49.8% of matches the champions clash against one another in. In Annie against Nunu & Willump rounds, Annie’s side is 0.1% less probable to obtain first blood. This implies that she most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Nunu & Willump.

Best Annie vs Nunu & Willump Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsAmplifying Tome

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
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Q
2
W
3
E
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Q
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Q
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R
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Q
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W
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Guide to Countering Nunu & Willump as Annie

Tips for Playing as Annie against Nunu & Willump

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 Nunu & Willump

Using Summoner Flash is a surefire way to escape Absolute Zero.

Interrupting the charge up on Absolute Zero will lower the amount of damage your team takes.

Biggest Snowball Ever moves very fast but cannot turn as quickly, so don't try to escape it by running away in a straight line. Instead, make sudden, sharp turns.

Annie vs Nunu & Willump Counter Stats

Annie Image
Win Rate
49.8 %
VS
Win Rate
50.2 %
Nunu & Willump Image
6.1
< Kills >
4.6
5.9
< Deaths >
5.6
7.9
< Assists >
11.4
1.38
< Killing Sprees >
1.05
133
< Minions Killed >
37
0.09
< Dragons Killed >
1.63
0.46
< Inhibitors >
0.44
890
< Physical Damage >
1,255
19,206
< Magic Damage >
10,671
1,185
< True Damage >
916
21,281
< Damage Dealt >
12,844
17,549
< Damage Taken >
33,740
10,500
< Gold Earned >
10,612
1.84
< Towers >
1.53
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.39
1,288
< Total Healing >
15,628
12,785
< Experience >
12,469
19
< Vision Score >
19
9
< Wards Placed >
5
198
< Time Dealing CC >
400

How to Counter Nunu & Willump with Annie in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here highlight some valuable Annie vs. Nunu & Willump matchup stats that can help us understand the differences between the pair. As an example, Annie’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Nunu & Willump’s ratio of NaN, showing that Annie may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Nunu & Willump..

Annie typically has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her counter does. On average, she receives less damage than Nunu & Willump. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also illustrate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Annie and Nunu & Willump

Damage Types Compared

Annie
Nunu & Willump
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Annie
Nunu & Willump

Who is Better, Annie or Nunu & Willump?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Annie usually fairs equally well when taking on Nunu & Willump, with a 49.8% win rate. Therefore, Annie makes an ok counter for Nunu & Willump.

While Annie does have a lower winrate than Nunu & Willump, when on opposite teams, Annie also has a greater learning curve that makes her a more difficult champion to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Annie into Nunu & Willump.

Additionally, Annie has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Nunu & Willump. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

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

Annie is a somewhat poor counter to Nunu & Willump. Make sure you focus your tactics on increasing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Annie against Nunu & Willump.

Additional Information for Annie Players

How We Calculated Our Annie vs Nunu & Willump Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Nunu & Willump as Annie, we analyzed 705 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 Nunu & Willump 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.

Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Annie in order to counter Nunu & Willump 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 listen to the build and suggestions presented above, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Annie usually accumulates much more CS compared to Nunu & Willump. Champions who typically don't earn much CS often don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions 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 here to do well.

The most important items to prioritize in your Annie versus Nunu & Willump build include Luden's Tempest, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When Annie bought at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better vs. Nunu & Willump than with many other typical item sets. In fact, Annie boasted an average winrate of 49.8% when playing against Nunu & Willump with this build.

To have the greatest chance of annihilating Nunu & Willump as Annie, you should equip 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 builds players chose for Annie vs Nunu & Willump counterpicks, this blending of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 49.8% winrate overall.

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