How to Win Nidalee vs Anivia Counter Matchup Nidalee is in the a tier of champions

Nidalee vs Anivia

How to Beat Anivia as Nidalee in LoL Anivia is in the s tier of champions
Assassin Mage
Mage Support

How to Beat Anivia as Nidalee

based on 648 Nidalee vs Anivia matchups
Win Rate
47.1 %
K/D/A
2.44
Pick Rate
1.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our counter stats from the millions of ranked League matches that we review each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Anivia as Nidalee resulted from an analysis of 648 ranked rounds where both champions battled one another. This particular champ matchup is somewhat rare. Nidalee is forced to battle against Anivia in only 1.6% of her matches.

Nidalee vs Anivia Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Nidalee does a below average job of beating Anivia. On average, she wins a lowly 47.1% of matches the champions fight each other in. In Nidalee against Anivia games, Nidalee’s team is 0.0% more expected to obtain first blood. This indicates that she probably will be able to get first blood against Anivia.

Best Nidalee vs Anivia Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Scorchclaw PupHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeSorcerer's Shoes

Core Nidalee Items

~22 Mins
Night HarvesterLich BaneZhonya's Hourglass

Optional Items

Rabadon's DeathcapShadowflame

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Dark Harvest Sudden ImpactEyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
Sorcery TranscendenceWaterwalking
Attack Speed Adaptive Force Armor
Nidalee's passive ability p
Nidalee q ability q
Nidalee w ability w
Nidalee e ability e
Nidalee's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
8
E
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Q
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E
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R
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E
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E
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W
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W
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R

Guide to Countering Anivia as Nidalee

Tips for Playing as Nidalee against Anivia

Start team fights by harassing with your Javelin Toss, and then switch to cougar form to chase down Hunted targets.

Bushwhack traps deal damage based on their victim's current Health. Set them up in your team's backline before fights break out during sieges to help your team deal damage to the enemy frontline.

Use brush to your advantage! Moving in and out of brush can heavily alter your effectiveness in battle.

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.

Nidalee vs Anivia Counter Stats

Nidalee Image
Win Rate
47.1 %
VS
Win Rate
52.9 %
Anivia Image
7.3
< Kills >
5.6
6.1
< Deaths >
5
7.6
< Assists >
7.6
1.62
< Killing Sprees >
1.25
43
< Minions Killed >
144
0.98
< Dragons Killed >
0.12
0.45
< Inhibitors >
0.53
1,184
< Physical Damage >
1,213
19,630
< Magic Damage >
17,683
1,143
< True Damage >
1,263
21,958
< Damage Dealt >
20,159
30,823
< Damage Taken >
26,207
11,582
< Gold Earned >
10,951
1.6
< Towers >
2.04
0.27
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
7,800
< Total Healing >
3,631
13,127
< Experience >
14,479
25
< Vision Score >
22
7
< Wards Placed >
11
132
< Time Dealing CC >
973

How to Counter Anivia with Nidalee in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page show some critical Nidalee versus Anivia matchup statistics that may help us understand the differences and similarities between this set of champions. Nidalee’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Anivia’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Nidalee may be more central to her team's team fighting capacity than Anivia..

Nidalee usually has a slightly larger longest killing spree than her opponent does. Typically, she receives more damage than Anivia. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the champion with increased HP has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Nidalee and Anivia

Damage Types Compared

Nidalee
Anivia
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Nidalee
Anivia

Who is Better, Nidalee or Anivia?

Both League champs are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Nidalee usually loses when taking on Anivia, with a 47.1% win rate. Thus, Nidalee makes a poor counter to Anivia.

While Nidalee does have a lower winrate compared to Anivia, when they face off with one another, Nidalee also has a lower level of difficulty that makes her a less challenging champ to learn. You may get destroyed when picking Nidalee into Aniviaas her relative depth means you may not be able to reach her full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Furthermore, Nidalee also has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Anivia. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Nidalee vs Anivia matchups, Anivia is the better champ with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.

Nidalee is a trash counter to Anivia. Make sure you focus your tactics on maximizing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Nidalee against Anivia.

Additional Information for Nidalee Players

How We Calculated Our Nidalee vs Anivia Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Anivia as Nidalee, we analyzed 648 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 Nidalee 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 learn all of the intricacies of Nidalee to counter Anivia 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 listen to the build and suggestions shown above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Nidalee often racks up a lot less CS relative to Anivia. Champions who on average don't get many minion kills often don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The most important items to focus on in your Nidalee versus Anivia build consist of Night Harvester, Lich Bane, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Nidalee included at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better countering Anivia than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Nidalee had an average win rate of 47.1% when countering Anivia with this build.

To have the highest likelihood of vanquishing Anivia as Nidalee, Nidalee players should take the Dark Harvest, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Transcendence, and Waterwalking runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players picked for Nidalee vs Anivia counterpicks, this mixture of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 47.1% win rate overall.

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