Rockets aren't always the best choice! Jinx's minigun is incredibly powerful when fully ramped up. Switch to it whenever an enemy champion gets too close.
Jinx's rockets deal full damage to all enemies in the explosion. Use them on minions in lane to hit nearby enemy champions without drawing minion aggro.
When a fight starts try to stay on the edge of fray by poking with rockets and Zap!. Do not run in and unload with the minigun until you feel it is safe.
Summoner Smite can be used to help take down Tibbers.
Annie's summoned bear, Tibbers, burns opposing units around himself. Try to keep your distance from him after he's been summoned.
Keep an eye out for a white, swirling power around Annie. It means she's ready to unleash her stun.
The stats shown on this page show several valuable Jinx vs. Annie matchup statistics that may help us understand the differences and similarities between this pair of champs. As an example, Jinx’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Annie’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Jinx may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Annie..
Jinx normally has a similar longest killing spree as her matchup does. Typically, she receives a similar amount of damage to Annie. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also indicate that the champion with more HP has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.
Both LoL champions are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Jinx usually fairs equally well when playing against Annie, with a 50.0% win rate. Therefore, Jinx makes an ok counter to Annie.
While Jinx does have a higher winrate compared to Annie, when they face off with one another, Jinx also has a greater difficulty level that makes her a more complex champion to learn and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Jinx into Annie.
Additionally, Jinx has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Annie. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there is not one best champion in League of Legends, in Jinx vs Annie matchups, Annie is the better champion with a similar win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during teamfights.
Jinx is a decent counter to Annie. Focus your actions on increasing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Jinx against Annie.
If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Jinx in order to counter Annie during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and stats presented here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Jinx most often accumulates a similar amount of CS compared to Annie. Champs who on average don't get much CS often don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers shown here to do well.
The most important items to focus on in your Jinx versus Annie build include Kraken Slayer, Infinity Edge, and Rapid Firecannon. When Jinx included at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better vs Annie than with many other typical item sets. In fact, Jinx boasted an average win rate of 50.0% when countering Annie with this build.
To have the greatest probability of vanquishing Annie as Jinx, you should use the Lethal Tempo, Presence of Mind, Legend: Bloodline, Coup de Grace, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Precision and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune sets we have analyed for Jinx vs Annie LoL games, this sequence of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 50.0% win rate overall.
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