How to Win Samira vs Evelynn Counter Matchup Samira is in the s tier of champions

Samira vs Evelynn

How to Beat Evelynn as Samira in LoL Evelynn is in the s tier of champions
Marksman
Assassin Mage

How to Beat Evelynn as Samira

based on 4,229 Samira vs Evelynn matchups
Win Rate
50.3 %
K/D/A
1.99
Pick Rate
2.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our counter stats from the millions of ranked League of Legends matches that we get from Riot Games each week. Our guide on how to beat Evelynn as Samira came out of an examination of 4229 ranked games where both champs battled each other. This matchup is relatively rare. Samira has to counter Evelynn in only 2.3% of her games.

Samira vs Evelynn Matchup Summary

Samira has done a ok job of countering Evelynn. Normally, she wins a acceptable 50.3% of games the champs fight each other in. In Samira versus Evelynn matches, Samira’s team is 0.1% more probable to obtain first blood, indicating that she probably will get first blood versus Evelynn.

Best Samira vs Evelynn Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Vampiric ScepterNoonquiver

Core Samira Items

~22 Mins
Immortal ShieldbowBloodthirsterThe Collector

Optional Items

Guardian AngelInfinity EdgeLord Dominik's RegardsRavenous Hydra

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: BloodlineLast Stand
Domination Eyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
Attack Speed Adaptive Force Armor
Samira's passive ability p
Samira q ability q
Samira w ability w
Samira e ability e
Samira's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
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 Evelynn as Samira

Advice to Win Against Evelynn

A large share of Evelynn's threat is in her charm, 'Allure.' Protect allies marked with 'Allure' or, if you are marked, make sure allies are between you and where Evelynn may attack from.

Purchasing Vision Wards can help you detect Evelynn's location in order to prepare for her ambushes.

If you suspect Evelynn is about to ambush one of your teammates, let them know by pinging the minimap and typing in chat.

Samira vs Evelynn Counter Stats

Samira Image
Win Rate
50.3 %
VS
Win Rate
49.7 %
Evelynn Image
8.7
< Kills >
9.3
7.4
< Deaths >
5.7
6
< Assists >
7.4
1.98
< Killing Sprees >
1.99
160
< Minions Killed >
24
0.16
< Dragons Killed >
1.31
0.47
< Inhibitors >
0.32
18,586
< Physical Damage >
765
2,789
< Magic Damage >
21,077
488
< True Damage >
1,064
21,864
< Damage Dealt >
22,907
24,942
< Damage Taken >
30,907
12,653
< Gold Earned >
11,908
2.16
< Towers >
1.01
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.31
3,168
< Total Healing >
3,759
12,431
< Experience >
13,381
17
< Vision Score >
20
8
< Wards Placed >
6
21
< Time Dealing CC >
196

How to Counter Evelynn with Samira in LoL

The stats shown on this page highlight some significant Samira versus Evelynn matchup stats that may help us realize the distinctions between the two. As an example, Samira’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Evelynn’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Samira may be more central to her team's team fighting potential than Evelynn..

Samira typically has a similar longest killing spree as her enemy does. Commonly, she takes less damage than Evelynn. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also indicate that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Samira and Evelynn

Damage Types Compared

Samira
Evelynn
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Samira
Evelynn

Who is Better, Samira or Evelynn?

Both LoL champs are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Samira usually fairs equally well when playing against Evelynn, with a 50.3% win rate. As a result, Samira makes an ok counter to Evelynn.

While Samira does have a higher win rate compared to Evelynn, when facing one another, Samira also has a much lower learning curve that makes her a less challenging character to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Samira into Evelynn.

Additionally, Samira also has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Evelynn. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Samira vs Evelynn matchups, Samira is the better champ with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.

Samira is a decent counter for Evelynn. Focus your actions on keeping up your CS and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Samira against Evelynn.

Additional Information for Samira Players

How We Calculated Our Samira vs Evelynn Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Evelynn as Samira, we analyzed 4,229 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 Evelynn as Samira 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 truly master Samira to counter Evelynn during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions presented above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Samira most often picks up much more CS relative to Evelynn. Champs who on average don't earn many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values displayed here to do well.

The top items to prioritize in your Samira versus Evelynn build consist of Immortal Shieldbow, Bloodthirster, and The Collector. When Samira incorporated at least these three items in her build, she did much better versus Evelynn than with many other typical item sets. In fact, Samira boasted an average win rate of 50.3% when countering Evelynn with this build.

To have the highest likelihood of annihilating Evelynn as Samira, you should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Bloodline, Last Stand, Eyeball Collection, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the runes players chose for Samira vs Evelynn counters, this sequence of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 50.3% winrate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Evelynn as Samira are shown for all skill levels combined. If you want to filter the stats and builds to a distinct rank, you may use the selection menu at the top of this page.