Best Anivia Build Guide | Runes | Spells | Items in LoL
If you like magic damage champions in the mid lane, then Anivia is a good option for you to deal a lot of damage, have a good wave clear and, most importantly, create good gank opportunities for the jungler. Let's now see the best rune set, skill order, summoner spells, win rate and much more for Anivia!
Best Anivia Build
Anivia build is mostly focused on dealing high DPS to nearby enemies. Thanks to her ultimate, Anivia build can use two mythic items: Everfrost or Liandry's Anguish; in the case of everfrost, it gives the possibility to apply a CC chain to enemies, in the case of Liandry's Anguish, you will deal much damage to tank enemies plus a good wave clear, it's your choice to select the best mythic items depending of the match.
Best Anivia Runes
Most Anivia players recommend Domination and Electrocute as the first rune set, however, when talking about the secondary runes, some people recommend sorcery or precision to take advantage of presence of mind, coup de grace, eyeball collection, cheap shot, and relentless hunter to deal more damage to enemies and spend less mana during the lane phase.
Best Rune Path
Best Slot 1 (Rune)
Presence of Mind
Best Slot 2 (Rune)
Coup de Grace
Best Slot 3 (Rune)
Best Anivia Rune Shards
On the other hand, the runes shards for Anivia are slightly different compared to a normal mage champion in the mid lane. So, you may use 1 Offense rune shard (+10% attack speed) , 1 Offense rune shard (+9 Adaptive force) and 1 Flex rune shard (+8 magic resist). The 10% attack speed shard will help you to last hit minions due the Anivia's auto attack is one of the worst in the game.
Best Rune Shards
+10% attack speed
+9 Adaptive Force
+8 Magic Resist
Best Anivia Summoner's Spells
If you like the Anivia battlemage playstyle, then you will be happy to know that Anivia mid is a powerful champion capable of easily deleting enemies and the summoner spells help to do it. You may use Flash and Ignite as summoner spells when playing Anivia, it will help to get the first blood!
Best Anivia Abilities Order
About the skill order and skill priority for Anivia, it's really simple. You must level up Anivia's Flash Frost (Q) at level 1 and then max up Frostbite (E) and lastly Crystallize (W). Anivia is not an easy champion as many players think, but knowing the skill order for Anivia mid is really important to master this champion.
Best Anivia items
Once you know the ability order and Anivia runes, it's important to know what the best Anivia build is and how you can delete almost any enemy after hitting them with a successful Flash frost and Frostbite. So, Anivia build is focused on magical damage, low cooldowns and being able to apply CC to other champions.
Best Starter Anivia Items
Anivia mid, as any other mage champion, spends a lot of mana in the early stages of the game. For that reason, you can buy Tear of the Goddess or a Doran's ring as starter items. This will help you to spam your Flash frost without spending too much mana. But be careful, always take a look at your mana bar when trading with enemies.
Best Mid Game Anivia Items
When managing league of legends games with Anivia mid, you may consider building some boots in the early game to increase your movement speed and avoid enemy ganks. So, in the mid game, buy these items: Sorcerer's shoes, Everfrost and Seraph's Embrace.
Best Final Late Game Anivia Items
In the patch 12.16, the recommended late game item build for Anivia is: Everfrost, Sorcerer's shoes, Seraph's Embrace, Zhonya's Hourglass, Void staff and Morellonomicon. This item build will help you to deal a lot of damage, have a good wave clear and apply a very good CC chain to all enemies. But be careful, Anivia is a squishy and low mobility champion, so avoid walking alone without vision at the rift.
Best Champions to pair Anivia with
Skarner, Evelynn and Belveth are the best champions to team up with Anivia, they can get help from Anivia's burst damage and CC to take down any enemy champion at the rift. Try to also pair Anivia with high CC champions which can create an amazing CC chain to root enemy champions for a long time.
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Strongest Champions against Anivia
On the other hand, you must avoid playing Anivia against Swain, Katarina and Fizz. Those are champions that can easily burst Anivia and can take advantage of their abilities to get closer to Anivia and destroy her. Be really careful if you play against these champions, because Anivia is not the best against them.
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Weakest Champions against Anivia
Lastly, Le Blanc, Twisted and Lissandra are really weak against Anivia, so you can play Anivia and use the item build we recommend against these champions and you will probably win lane priority to roam around the rift quickly.
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If you're interested in learning more about champion builds, you can take a look at our guide about the best kogmaw build league of legends or check out our guide about the best leona build league of legends. See you at the summoner's rift!