How to Win Kayn vs Anivia Counter Matchup Kayn is in the s tier of champions

Kayn vs Anivia

How to Beat Anivia as Kayn in LoL Anivia is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Anivia as Kayn

based on 2,435 Kayn vs Anivia matchups
Win Rate
50.8 %
K/D/A
2.42
Pick Rate
1.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We generate our matchup stats from the millions of rated League of Legends games that we analyze each and every week. This guide on how to beat Anivia as Kayn resulted from an evaluation of 2435 ranked games where both champs fought one another. This champ pairing is fairly rare. Kayn encounters Anivia in only 1.9% of his rounds.

Kayn vs Anivia Matchup Summary

Kayn has done a ok job of countering Anivia. On average, he wins a acceptable 50.8% of matches the champs battle one another in. In Kayn against Anivia rounds, Kayn’s team is 0.0% more likely to earn first blood, indicating that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Anivia.

Best Kayn vs Anivia Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsIronspike Whip

Core Kayn Items

~22 Mins
EclipseMuramanaDeath's Dance

Optional Items

Serylda's GrudgeMaw of MalmortiusBlack CleaverEdge of Night

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Kayn to level up q
>
Second ability for Kayn to level up w
>
Last skill for Kayn to max out e

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Inspiration Magical FootwearCosmic Insight
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Kayn's passive ability p
Kayn q ability q
Kayn w ability w
Kayn e ability e
Kayn's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
11
R
12
W
13
W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Anivia as Kayn

Tips for Playing as Kayn against Anivia

Look at the line-up of both your team and the enemy's team when picking your form.

Remember that nearby enemies can see which wall you're in.

Advice to Win Against Anivia

Try to gank Anivia when she's laning. With multiple people, it is easier to ensure that her egg dies.

If you're playing a ranged champion, stay far enough away from Anivia so you can dodge Flash Frost more easily.

Try to fight Anivia in the lanes. In the jungle she can block pathways with lower ranks of Crystallize.

Kayn vs Anivia Counter Stats

Kayn Image
Win Rate
50.8 %
VS
Win Rate
49.2 %
Anivia Image
7.4
< Kills >
5.8
6.2
< Deaths >
5.2
7.6
< Assists >
7.8
1.68
< Killing Sprees >
1.3
42
< Minions Killed >
155
1.35
< Dragons Killed >
0.13
0.42
< Inhibitors >
0.51
19,496
< Physical Damage >
1,141
567
< Magic Damage >
17,755
1,317
< True Damage >
1,621
21,380
< Damage Dealt >
20,518
36,952
< Damage Taken >
24,433
12,361
< Gold Earned >
11,378
1.35
< Towers >
1.99
0.29
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
16,953
< Total Healing >
2,477
13,909
< Experience >
14,109
20
< Vision Score >
23
5
< Wards Placed >
11
285
< Time Dealing CC >
961

How to Counter Anivia with Kayn in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here underscore several vital Kayn versus Anivia counter stats that may help us distinguish the distinctions between these two champions. As an example, Kayn’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Anivia’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Kayn may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Anivia..

Kayn often has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his counter does. On average, he receives more damage than Anivia. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also imply that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Kayn and Anivia

Damage Types Compared

Kayn
Anivia
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Kayn
Anivia

Who is Better, Kayn or Anivia?

Both League champions are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Kayn usually fairs equally well when playing against Anivia, with a 50.8% win rate. Thus, Kayn makes an ok counter for Anivia.

While Kayn does have a higher winrate compared to Anivia, when they face off with one another, Kayn also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less complex champion to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Kayn into Aniviaas his relative depth means that you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Kayn has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Anivia. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Kayn vs Anivia matchups, Kayn is the better champ with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during teamfights.

Kayn is a decent counter to Anivia. Focus your actions on keeping up your CS and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Kayn against Anivia.

Additional Information for Kayn Players

How We Calculated Our Kayn vs Anivia Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Anivia as Kayn, we analyzed 2,435 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 Anivia as Kayn 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

To learn all of the intricacies of Kayn to counter Anivia during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions presented here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Kayn typically racks up a lot less CS relative to Anivia. Champions who on average don't acquire much CS often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require many items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers reported here to do well.

The most important items to have in your Kayn versus Anivia build include Eclipse, Muramana, and Death's Dance. When Kayn bought at least these three items in his build, he did much better vs. Anivia than with most other common item sets. In fact, Kayn boasted an average win rate of 50.8% battling Anivia with these items in his kit.

To have the highest probability of defeating Anivia as Kayn, you should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the runes players picked for Kayn vs Anivia matchups, this set of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 50.8% winrate overall.

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