Annie vs Swain Counter Build

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

How to Beat Swain as Annie

5,065 Annie vs Swain Matchups Analyzed

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of ranked LoL rounds each week. In our dataset, Annie faced Swain in 5065 games. Using so many matchups for Annie vs Swain provides us confidence in our capacity to provide informative stats and a solid build to crush Swain This particular champ pairing is fairly rare. Annie encounters Swain in only 3.1% of her matches.

Unfortunately, Annie has done a below average job of countering Swain. On average, she wins a acceptable 49.2% of games the champions clash against one another in. In Annie versus Swain rounds, Annie’s side is 0.2% less expected to obtain first blood, indicating that she probably won't get first blood versus Swain.

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Best Annie Items to Counter Swain

The top items to have in your Annie versus Swain build consist of Luden's Tempest, Void Staff, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Annie used at least these three pieces in her build, she performed significantly better versus Swain than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Annie had an average win rate of 62.0% when countering Swain with this counter build.

Best Annie Runes to Counter Swain

Electrocute Rune Electrocute
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Relentless Hunter Rune Relentless Hunter
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Gathering Storm Rune Gathering Storm

To have the best chance of annihilating Swain as Annie, you should equip the Electrocute, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Manaflow Band, and Gathering Storm runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune builds players chose for Annie vs Swain counterpicks, this set of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 57.1% win rate overall.

We have also shown the best Swain runes to counterpick against Annie to help you interpret how he will probably be built against your champion.


7.1 | Annie Swain | 5.7


6.4 | Annie Swain | 7


8 | Annie Swain | 10.6

Annie vs Swain Counter Stats Summary

The stats shown here show some important Annie vs. Swain matchup stats that can help us understand the differences between the pair. As an example, Annie’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.4 is similar to Swain’s KDA ratio of 2.3, highlighting that Annie may be just as central to her team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Swain..

Annie often has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. On average, she receives less damage than Swain. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also indicate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.

In Annie vs Swain matchups, Annie usually earns many more minion kills than Swain. Champions that do not finish with much CS typically don't require much CS to be effective. They are able to scale properly off their abilities alone. Yet, champions with many minion kills, such as carries, typically must have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, work to beat the averages displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.61 | Annie Swain | 1.31

Largest Multi-Kill

1.45 | Annie Swain | 1.42

Damage Dealt

21,300 | Annie Swain | 19,727

Damage Taken

16,398 | Annie Swain | 22,774

Healing Done

1,441 | Annie Swain | 5,657

Vision Score

19 | Annie Swain | 34

Gold Earned

10,619 | Annie Swain | 9,931

Minions Killed

128 | Annie Swain | 68

Dragons Killed

0.08 | Annie Swain | 0.1

Barons Killed

0.02 | Annie Swain | 0.02


1.71 | Annie Swain | 1.78


0.42 | Annie Swain | 0.45

CC Duration (sec)

180 | Annie Swain | 207

Experience Earned

13,136 | Annie Swain | 11,396

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 5,065 Annie vs Swain 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 Swain 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.