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

Brand vs Galio

How to Beat Galio as Brand in LoL Galio is in the a tier of champions
Mage
Tank Mage

How to Beat Galio as Brand

based on 1,253 Brand vs Galio matchups
Win Rate
52.8 %
K/D/A
2.01
Pick Rate
1.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We generate our matchup statistics from the millions of rated LoL rounds that we get from Riot Games every week. Our guide on how to beat Galio as Brand resulted from an analysis of 1253 ranked matches where both champions opposed one another. This counter pairing is fairly rare. Brand encounters Galio in only 1.4% of his matches.

Brand vs Galio Matchup Summary

Brand does a good job of beating Galio. Typically, he wins a whopping 52.8% of games the champions battle one another in. In Brand against Galio rounds, Brand’s team is 0.0% more probable to get first blood. This implies that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Galio.

Best Brand vs Galio Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpellthief's Edge

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeLost Chapter

Core Brand Items

~22 Mins
Liandry's AnguishShard of True IceDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Zhonya's HourglassRylai's Crystal ScepterMorellonomicon

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 MindCoup de Grace
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Brand's passive ability p
Brand q ability q
Brand w ability w
Brand e ability e
Brand's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
Q
3
E
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
Q
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W
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Q
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R
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Q
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Q
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Galio as Brand

Tips for Playing as Brand against Galio

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.

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

Advice to Win Against Galio

Galio moves slower when he is charging Shield of Durand.

Hero's Entrance can be interrupted before Galio jumps into the air.

Galio cannot traverse walls with Justice Punch.

Brand vs Galio Counter Stats

Brand Image
Win Rate
52.8 %
VS
Win Rate
47.2 %
Galio Image
5.4
< Kills >
4.7
7.5
< Deaths >
6.1
9.7
< Assists >
10.7
1.21
< Killing Sprees >
1.08
70
< Minions Killed >
120
0.16
< Dragons Killed >
0.08
0.45
< Inhibitors >
0.43
879
< Physical Damage >
443
22,136
< Magic Damage >
16,199
1,220
< True Damage >
779
24,235
< Damage Dealt >
17,421
19,318
< Damage Taken >
26,235
10,258
< Gold Earned >
10,156
1.58
< Towers >
1.51
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
1,642
< Total Healing >
2,317
12,125
< Experience >
13,163
45
< Vision Score >
24
21
< Wards Placed >
12
87
< Time Dealing CC >
123

How to Counter Galio with Brand in LoL

The stats shown here emphasize some significant Brand against Galio matchup stats that can help you realize the differences between the pair. As an example, Brand’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Galio’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Brand may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Galio..

Brand normally has a similar longest kill spree as his opponent does. Typically, he receives less damage than Galio. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the champ with increased health has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Brand and Galio

Damage Types Compared

Brand
Galio
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Brand
Galio

Who is Better, Brand or Galio?

Both League champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Brand usually wins when playing against Galio, with a 52.8% win rate. Therefore, Brand makes a good counter to Galio.

While Brand does have a higher winrate than Galio, when facing one another, Brand also has a lower level of difficulty that makes him a less complex character to learn. You don't need to be too worried when picking Brand into Galio.

Furthermore, Brand has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Galio. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Brand vs Galio matchups, Brand 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 teamfights.

Brand is a good counter for Galio. Focus your tactics on keeping up your gold income and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Brand against Galio.

Additional Information for Brand Players

How We Calculated Our Brand vs Galio Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Galio as Brand, we analyzed 1,253 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 Galio 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

To learn all of the intricacies of Brand in order to counter Galio during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions displayed here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Brand typically picks up less CS relative to Galio. Champs who typically don't get many minion kills often don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values shown here to do well.

The most important items to prioritize in your Brand versus Galio build include Liandry's Anguish, Shard of True Ice, and Demonic Embrace. When Brand used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better vs Galio than with many other common item sets. In fact, Brand boasted an average winrate of 52.8% battling Galio with this build.

To have the highest chance of defeating Galio as Brand, you should use the Dark Harvest, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Presence of Mind, and Coup de Grace runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Of all the runes players chose for Brand vs Galio clashes, this blending of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 52.8% win rate overall.

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