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

Annie vs Zeri

How to Beat Zeri as Annie in LoL Zeri is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Zeri as Annie

based on 1,252 Annie vs Zeri matchups
Win Rate
55 %
K/D/A
2.54
Pick Rate
3.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of ranked LoL rounds every week. Within our data, Annie faced off against Zeri in 1252 rounds. With so many matchups for Annie versus Zeri gives us a lot of confidence in our capacity to prepare useful data and a pro build to shatter Zeri. This particular counter matchup is somewhat rare. Annie is forced to battle against Zeri in only 3.5% of her games.

Annie vs Zeri Matchup Summary

Annie has done a great job of beating Zeri. Typically, she wins a fantastic 55.0% of matches the champs face off with one another in. In Annie against Zeri matches, Annie’s team is 0.0% more likely to earn first blood, implying that she probably will get first blood against Zeri.

Best Annie vs Zeri Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsLost Chapter

Core Annie Items

~22 Mins
Luden's TempestRabadon's DeathcapZhonya's Hourglass

Optional Items

Rylai's Crystal ScepterVoid StaffShadowflameMorellonomicon

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
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W
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Q
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R
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Zeri as Annie

Tips for Playing as Annie against Zeri

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.

Annie vs Zeri Counter Stats

Annie Image
Win Rate
55 %
VS
Win Rate
45 %
Zeri Image
6.2
< Kills >
6.6
5.6
< Deaths >
5.7
8
< Assists >
7
1.45
< Killing Sprees >
1.52
142
< Minions Killed >
173
0.08
< Dragons Killed >
0.18
0.51
< Inhibitors >
0.47
819
< Physical Damage >
9,538
19,187
< Magic Damage >
11,266
1,208
< True Damage >
944
21,215
< Damage Dealt >
21,749
18,016
< Damage Taken >
20,401
10,857
< Gold Earned >
12,273
2.01
< Towers >
2.04
0.02
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
1,446
< Total Healing >
2,320
13,326
< Experience >
12,839
20
< Vision Score >
19
9
< Wards Placed >
9
208
< Time Dealing CC >
128

How to Counter Zeri with Annie in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page feature several strategic Annie vs. Zeri matchup statistics that may help you distinguish the distinctions between these two champs. Annie’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Zeri’s ratio of NaN, showing that Annie may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Zeri..

Annie often has a similar longest kill spree as her foe does. Commonly, she takes a similar amount of damage to Zeri. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the champ with more HP has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Annie and Zeri

Damage Types Compared

Annie
Zeri
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Annie
Zeri

Who is Better, Annie or Zeri?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Annie usually wins when playing against Zeri, with a 55.0% win rate. As a result, Annie makes a great counter to Zeri.

While Annie does have a much higher winrate compared to Zeri, when they face off with one another, Annie also has a greater difficulty level that makes her a more time consuming champion to learn. You don't need to be too worried when picking Annie into Zeri.

Additionally, Annie has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Zeri. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Annie vs Zeri matchups, Annie is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.

Annie is a great counter to Zeri. Make sure you focus your play on maximizing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Annie against Zeri.

Additional Information for Annie Players

How We Calculated Our Annie vs Zeri Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Zeri as Annie, we analyzed 1,252 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 Zeri 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 truly master Annie to counter Zeri during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats shown here, you should grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Annie often gets a similar amount of CS compared to Zeri. Champs who typically don't take many minion kills often don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have many items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers reported here to do well.

The most crucial items to use in your Annie versus Zeri build consist of Luden's Tempest, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Annie combined at least these three pieces in her build, she did much better when fighting Zeri than with most other common builds. In fact, Annie boasted an average winrate of 55.0% battling Zeri with this counter build.

To have the highest probability of coming out on top against Zeri as Annie, Annie players should use the Electrocute, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Manaflow Band, and Absolute Focus runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the runes players used for Annie vs Zeri clashes, this mix of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 55.0% win rate overall.

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