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

Soraka vs Anivia

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

How to Beat Anivia as Soraka

based on 1,339 Soraka vs Anivia matchups
Win Rate
52.4 %
K/D/A
2.94
Pick Rate
2.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We generate our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated League matches that we analyze each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Anivia as Soraka came out of an examination of 1339 ranked games where both champions clashed against one another. This particular counter pairing is somewhat rare. Soraka has to counter Anivia in only 2.1% of her games.

Soraka vs Anivia Matchup Summary

Soraka has done a good job of countering Anivia. Normally, she wins a terrific 52.4% of games the champs fight each other in. In Soraka versus Anivia matches, Soraka’s team is 0.1% less expected to earn first blood, implying that she probably won't get first blood versus Anivia.

Best Soraka vs Anivia Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpellthief's Edge

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsRuby Crystal

Core Soraka Items

~22 Mins
Moonstone RenewerArdent CenserShard of True Ice

Optional Items

Warmog's ArmorRedemptionChemtech Putrifier

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerheal summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Sorcery Summon Aery Manaflow BandTranscendenceGathering Storm
Resolve Bone PlatingRevitalize
CDRScaling Adaptive Armor
Soraka's passive ability p
Soraka q ability q
Soraka w ability w
Soraka e ability e
Soraka's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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E
16
R

Guide to Countering Anivia as Soraka

Tips for Playing as Soraka against Anivia

Soraka is a powerful ally in battle, using her strong healing to keep the party moving forward.

You can use Wish on your allies from across the map to save them from otherwise fatal events.

Equinox can be used as a powerful zoning tool to keep enemies at bay.

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.

Soraka vs Anivia Counter Stats

Soraka Image
Win Rate
52.4 %
VS
Win Rate
47.6 %
Anivia Image
1.1
< Kills >
5.1
5.3
< Deaths >
4.9
14.5
< Assists >
7.2
0.15
< Killing Sprees >
1.17
21
< Minions Killed >
157
0.04
< Dragons Killed >
0.15
0.56
< Inhibitors >
0.46
683
< Physical Damage >
1,139
5,744
< Magic Damage >
17,558
387
< True Damage >
1,488
6,815
< Damage Dealt >
20,186
15,482
< Damage Taken >
23,791
7,812
< Gold Earned >
11,104
2.13
< Towers >
1.92
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
21,716
< Total Healing >
2,329
10,634
< Experience >
13,900
48
< Vision Score >
23
22
< Wards Placed >
11
213
< Time Dealing CC >
1,006

How to Counter Anivia with Soraka in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here emphasize several valuable Soraka versus Anivia counter statistics that can help us distinguish the distinctions between the two. Soraka’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Anivia’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Soraka may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Anivia. This observation is largely fueled by the differences in assists.

Soraka normally has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than her enemy does. On average, she takes less damage than Anivia. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also imply that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Soraka and Anivia

Damage Types Compared

Soraka
Anivia
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Soraka
Anivia

Who is Better, Soraka or Anivia?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Soraka usually wins when playing against Anivia, with a 52.4% win rate. Thus, Soraka makes a good counter for Anivia.

While Soraka does have a higher win rate than Anivia, when facing one another, Soraka also has a much lower difficulty level that makes her a less difficult character to develop with. You should be be fine when picking Soraka into Anivia.

Additionally, Soraka also has a great amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Anivia. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

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

Soraka is a good counter for Anivia. Focus your gameplay on maximizing your gold and cs and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Soraka against Anivia.

Additional Information for Soraka Players

How We Calculated Our Soraka vs Anivia Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Anivia as Soraka, we analyzed 1,339 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 Soraka 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 truly master Soraka in order to counter Anivia during both the early game 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 tips presented here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Soraka often picks up a lot less CS relative to Anivia. Champions who on average don't take many minion kills usualy don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers reported here to do well.

The top items to use in your Soraka versus Anivia build include Moonstone Renewer, Ardent Censer, and Shard of True Ice. When Soraka combined at least these three items in her build, she did a lot better when facing Anivia than with most other typical builds. In fact, Soraka boasted an average win rate of 52.4% battling Anivia with this counter build.

To have the greatest likelihood of defeating Anivia as Soraka, you should use the Summon Aery, Manaflow Band, Transcendence, Gathering Storm, Bone Plating, and Revitalize runes from the Sorcery and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the runes that we analyzed for Soraka vs Anivia LoL games, this composite of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 52.4% winrate overall.

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