Distortion allows you to be aggressive with your other spells while being able to return to safety.
Using Distortion can help your positioning to land Ethereal Chains.
You can chain Sigil of Malice and Ethereal Chains to prevent characters with blink from escaping for up to 4 seconds.
Try to gank Anivia when she's laning. With multiple people, it is easier to ensure that her egg dies.
Try to fight Anivia in the lanes. In the jungle she can block pathways with lower ranks of Crystallize.
If you're playing a ranged champion, stay far enough away from Anivia so you can dodge Flash Frost more easily.
The stats shown on this page highlight some strategic LeBlanc against Anivia counter stats that can help you realize the differences and similarities between the pair. As an example, LeBlanc’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Anivia’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that LeBlanc may be more central to her team's team fighting effectiveness than Anivia..
LeBlanc often has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her opponent does. Commonly, she receives a similar amount of damage to Anivia. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also indicate that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to escape further harm when engaged or poked.
Both LoL champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, LeBlanc usually loses when facing off against Anivia, with a 48.1% win rate. Thus, LeBlanc makes a bad counter for Anivia.
While LeBlanc does have a lower winrate compared to Anivia, when they face off with one another, LeBlanc also has a lower difficulty level that makes her a less time consuming champion to learn and master. You still need to be cautious when picking LeBlanc into Aniviaas her relative depth means you may not be able to reach her full potential without a significant amount of practice beforehand.
Moreover, LeBlanc has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Anivia. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there is not a single best champion in League of Legends, in LeBlanc vs Anivia matchups, Anivia is the better champion with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.
LeBlanc is a somewhat poor counter to Anivia. Focus your gameplay on keeping up your gold income and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as LeBlanc against Anivia.
To truly master LeBlanc in order to counter Anivia during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and stats displayed above, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
LeBlanc typically accumulates a similar amount of CS relative to Anivia. Champs who on average don't take many minion kills often don't need much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities 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 exceed the numbers displayed here to do well.
The top items to use in your LeBlanc versus Anivia build include Luden's Tempest, Zhonya's Hourglass, and Shadowflame. When LeBlanc combined at least these three pieces in her build, she performed a lot better vs Anivia than with most other common builds. In fact, LeBlanc boasted an average winrate of 48.1% when countering Anivia with this build.
To have the greatest likelihood of annihilating Anivia as LeBlanc, LeBlanc players should use the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Biscuit Delivery, and Time Warp Tonic runes from the Domination and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune builds players chose for LeBlanc vs Anivia matchups, this blending of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 48.1% winrate overall.
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