How to Win Brand vs Aurelion Sol Counter Matchup Brand is in the b tier of champions

Brand vs Aurelion Sol

How to Beat Aurelion Sol as Brand in LoL Aurelion Sol is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Aurelion Sol as Brand

based on 264 Brand vs Aurelion Sol matchups
Win Rate
48.1 %
K/D/A
1.9
Pick Rate
0.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of recently ranked LoL games each week. In our database, Brand engaged Aurelion Sol 264 times. Having so many matchups for Brand versus Aurelion Sol gives us a lot of confidence in our capability to produce actionable data and a solid build to smash your enemy. This particular counter matchup is fairly rare. Brand fights Aurelion Sol in only 0.4% of his rounds.

Brand vs Aurelion Sol Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Brand does a below average job of countering Aurelion Sol. On average, he wins a lowly 48.1% of matches the champs oppose each other in. In Brand versus Aurelion Sol matches, Brand’s side is 0.0% more likely to obtain first blood, implying that he probably will get first blood versus Aurelion Sol.

Best Brand vs Aurelion Sol Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpellthief's Edge

Early Items

~5 Mins
Sapphire CrystalAmplifying Tome

Core Brand Items

~22 Mins
Liandry's AnguishShard of True IceDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Zhonya's Hourglass

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Domination Dark Harvest Taste of BloodEyeball CollectionUltimate Hunter
Precision Presence of MindCut Down
Adaptive Adaptive Armor
Brand's passive ability p
Brand q ability q
Brand w ability w
Brand e ability e
Brand's ultimate ability r
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W
2
Q
3
E
4
W
5
W
6
R
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W
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Q
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R
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Aurelion Sol as Brand

Tips for Playing as Brand against Aurelion Sol

You can use Brand's abilities in a variety of combinations to maximize his damage in different situations.

You can deter enemies from standing near their minions by setting them ablaze, due to Conflagration.

Pyroclasm bounces randomly between enemies, so try to cast it on a small group of enemies if you want to hit the same target multiple times.

Advice to Win Against Aurelion Sol

His stars disappear while stunned or silenced, giving you an easy opportunity to fight him.

He gains speed while chasing in a straight line, but taking damage makes him lose that momentum.

Try to get inside his orbit, since his stars can't hurt you up close.

His Starsurge ability can grow to cover a huge area - don't stay in the same place too long!

Brand vs Aurelion Sol Counter Stats

Brand Image
Win Rate
48.1 %
VS
Win Rate
51.9 %
Aurelion Sol Image
7
< Kills >
6.6
8.6
< Deaths >
7.2
9.3
< Assists >
9.6
1.65
< Killing Sprees >
1.48
72
< Minions Killed >
145
0.19
< Dragons Killed >
0.12
0.37
< Inhibitors >
0.48
758
< Physical Damage >
1,140
24,250
< Magic Damage >
18,050
1,157
< True Damage >
1,102
26,166
< Damage Dealt >
20,293
20,151
< Damage Taken >
25,682
11,138
< Gold Earned >
11,398
1.65
< Towers >
1.69
0.03
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
1,874
< Total Healing >
3,068
12,964
< Experience >
14,364
46
< Vision Score >
18
21
< Wards Placed >
9
83
< Time Dealing CC >
279

How to Counter Aurelion Sol with Brand in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here emphasize some important Brand versus Aurelion Sol matchup statistics that can help you distinguish the distinctions between the two. Brand’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Aurelion Sol’s ratio of NaN, showing that Brand may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Aurelion Sol..

Brand normally has a similar longest killing spree as his opponent does. Typically, he receives less damage than Aurelion Sol. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also hint that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to flee from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Brand and Aurelion Sol

Damage Types Compared

Brand
Aurelion Sol
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Brand
Aurelion Sol

Who is Better, Brand or Aurelion Sol?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Brand usually loses when playing against Aurelion Sol, with a 48.1% win rate. As a result, Brand makes a poor counter for Aurelion Sol.

While Brand does have a lower win rate than Aurelion Sol, when facing one another, Brand also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less time consuming champ to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Brand into Aurelion Sol.

Moreover, Brand has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Aurelion Sol. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Brand vs Aurelion Sol matchups, Aurelion Sol is the better champion with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.

Brand is a somewhat poor counter for Aurelion Sol. You will do well by focussing your tactics on maximizing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Brand against Aurelion Sol.

Additional Information for Brand Players

How We Calculated Our Brand vs Aurelion Sol Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Aurelion Sol as Brand, we analyzed 264 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 Aurelion Sol as Brand 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 Brand to counter Aurelion Sol during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions presented here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Brand typically racks up less CS as Aurelion Sol. Champions who typically don't earn many minion kills typically don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The best items to use in your Brand versus Aurelion Sol build consist of Liandry's Anguish, Shard of True Ice, and Demonic Embrace. When Brand used at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better when fighting Aurelion Sol than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Brand had an average winrate of 48.1% battling Aurelion Sol with this counter build.

To have the greatest chance of beating Aurelion Sol as Brand, you should equip the Dark Harvest, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Presence of Mind, and Cut Down runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Out of all the rune builds we have analyed for Brand vs Aurelion Sol matchups, this combo of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 48.1% win rate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Aurelion Sol as Brand are presented for all skill levels, merged. If you would like to scope the stats and builds to a distinct division, you can use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.