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

Brand vs Ivern

How to Beat Ivern as Brand in LoL Ivern is in the s tier of champions
Mage
Support Mage

How to Beat Ivern as Brand

based on 371 Brand vs Ivern matchups
Win Rate
49.9 %
K/D/A
1.88
Pick Rate
0.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our counter stats from the millions of rated League of Legends matches that we evaluate each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Ivern as Brand came out of an examination of 371 ranked matches where both champs clashed against each other. This particular champ pairing is fairly rare. Brand encounters Ivern in only 0.5% of his matches.

Brand vs Ivern Matchup Summary

Brand has done a ok job of countering Ivern. Normally, he wins a acceptable 49.9% of the time the champs fight each other in. In Brand versus Ivern games, Brand’s team is 0.1% less probable to get first blood, indicating that he probably won't get first blood versus Ivern.

Best Brand vs Ivern 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

Rylai's Crystal Scepter

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 CollectionTreasure Hunter
Sorcery Manaflow BandScorch
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
1
W
2
Q
3
E
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
Q
9
W
10
Q
11
R
12
Q
13
Q
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Ivern as Brand

Tips for Playing as Brand against Ivern

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 Ivern

Ivern can be deceptively slippery. Be careful chasing him too far.

Ivern's brush has a long duration. Watch out for ambushes!

Be careful when fighting Ivern alone if he has Daisy ready to help!

Brand vs Ivern Counter Stats

Brand Image
Win Rate
49.9 %
VS
Win Rate
50.1 %
Ivern Image
5.1
< Kills >
2.6
7.3
< Deaths >
5.2
8.6
< Assists >
13.5
1.17
< Killing Sprees >
0.6
72
< Minions Killed >
25
0.13
< Dragons Killed >
0.92
0.35
< Inhibitors >
0.56
726
< Physical Damage >
2,928
21,543
< Magic Damage >
5,982
940
< True Damage >
804
23,210
< Damage Dealt >
9,715
18,807
< Damage Taken >
17,581
10,037
< Gold Earned >
9,437
1.52
< Towers >
1.85
0.06
< Baron Takedowns >
0.26
1,634
< Total Healing >
5,064
11,554
< Experience >
12,374
43
< Vision Score >
23
20
< Wards Placed >
7
88
< Time Dealing CC >
248

How to Counter Ivern with Brand in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here underscore several vital Brand versus Ivern matchup statistics that may help you understand the distinctions between the two. As an example, Brand’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Ivern’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Brand may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Ivern. This observation is in large part a result of the differences in deaths.

Brand often has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his counter does. On average, he receives a similar amount of damage to Ivern. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also hint that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Brand and Ivern

Damage Types Compared

Brand
Ivern
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Brand
Ivern

Who is Better, Brand or Ivern?

Both League champions are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Brand usually fairs equally well when playing against Ivern, with a 49.9% win rate. As a result, Brand makes an ok counter to Ivern.

While Brand does have a lower win rate than Ivern, when on opposite teams, Brand also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less complex champ to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Brand into Ivern.

Additionally, Brand also has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Ivern. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Brand vs Ivern matchups, Ivern is the better champ with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.

Brand is a somewhat poor counter to Ivern. Make sure you focus your tactics on increasing your CS and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Brand against Ivern.

Additional Information for Brand Players

How We Calculated Our Brand vs Ivern Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Ivern as Brand, we analyzed 371 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 Ivern 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 Ivern during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions displayed above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Brand typically picks up more CS as Ivern. Champions who typically don't earn much CS usualy don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The top items to prioritize in your Brand versus Ivern build consist of Liandry's Anguish, Shard of True Ice, and Demonic Embrace. When Brand included at least these three items in his build, he did much better countering Ivern than with most other typical builds. In fact, Brand boasted an average win rate of 49.9% when countering Ivern with this counter build.

To have the greatest probability of annihilating Ivern as Brand, you should take the Dark Harvest, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Manaflow Band, and Scorch runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players picked for Brand vs Ivern LoL games, this composite of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 49.9% win rate overall.

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