Allure's arm time might seem long, but the Charm and magic resist shred put Evelynn at an exteme advantage so are worth the wait.
While stealthed, pay attention to when you are (near) being detected by enemy champions. This is identified by the glowing yellow and red eyes over nearby enemy champions.
If at low health, you can take advantage of Demon Shade's healing and Camouflage to return to the fight and surprise opponents.
Annie's summoned bear, Tibbers, burns opposing units around himself. Try to keep your distance from him after he's been summoned.
Summoner Smite can be used to help take down Tibbers.
Keep an eye out for a white, swirling power around Annie. It means she's ready to unleash her stun.
The stat comparisons provided here highlight several critical Evelynn vs. Annie matchup stats that can help you interpret the differences and similarities between this pair of champions. As an example, Evelynn’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Annie’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Evelynn may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Annie. This observation is in large part fueled by the difference in kills.
Evelynn normally has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her opponent does. On average, she receives more damage than Annie. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to flee from further damage when poked or engaged.
Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Evelynn usually fairs equally well when taking on Annie, with a 49.9% win rate. Therefore, Evelynn makes an ok counter to Annie.
While Evelynn does have a lower winrate compared to Annie, when facing one another, Evelynn also has a much greater learning curve that makes her a more difficult champion to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Evelynn into Annieas her relative depth means you may not be able to reach her full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.
Moreover, Evelynn has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Annie. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there is not a single best champion in League of Legends, in Evelynn vs Annie matchups, Annie is the better champion with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.
Evelynn is a somewhat poor counter to Annie. Focus your play on increasing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Evelynn against Annie.
To truly master Evelynn in order to counter Annie during both the laning 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 mind the build and tips presented above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Evelynn typically accumulates a lot less CS relative to Annie. Champions who typically don't get much CS typically don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are able to scale properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers reported on this page to do well.
The top items to have in your Evelynn versus Annie build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Void Staff. When Evelynn bought at least these three items in her build, she did much better countering Annie than with many other typical builds. In fact, Evelynn had an average winrate of 49.9% when countering Annie with this build.
To have the highest likelihood of annihilating Annie as Evelynn, Evelynn players should equip the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the runes players chose for Evelynn vs Annie counterpicks, this combo of runes resulted in the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 49.9% win rate overall.
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