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

Brand vs Lissandra

How to Beat Lissandra as Brand in LoL Lissandra is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Lissandra as Brand

based on 958 Brand vs Lissandra matchups
Win Rate
54.1 %
K/D/A
2.04
Pick Rate
1.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our counter stats from the millions of ranked League matches that we get from Riot Games every week. Our guide on how to beat Lissandra as Brand resulted from an analysis of 958 ranked games where both champs faced off against each other. This particular matchup is relatively rare. Brand encounters Lissandra in only 1.1% of his matches.

Brand vs Lissandra Matchup Summary

Brand does a great job of countering Lissandra. Normally, he wins a whopping 54.1% of the time the champions battle each other in. In Brand against Lissandra rounds, Brand’s side is 0.0% more probable to get first blood. This indicates that he most likely will be able to get first blood versus Lissandra.

Best Brand vs Lissandra 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 ScepterMorellonomiconZhonya'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 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
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R
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Q
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Q
14
E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Lissandra as Brand

Tips for Playing as Brand against Lissandra

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 Lissandra

The best way to stop Lissandra from moving using her Glacial Path is to immobilize her before she reactivates it.

Lissandra's Ring of Frost has a long cooldown at early ranks; engage her while it's on cooldown.

Lissandra's Ice Shard only slows the first unit it hits. Approach Lissandra from behind your team's minions to avoid being slowed.

Brand vs Lissandra Counter Stats

Brand Image
Win Rate
54.1 %
VS
Win Rate
45.9 %
Lissandra Image
5.6
< Kills >
5.4
7.5
< Deaths >
6.3
9.7
< Assists >
8.8
1.26
< Killing Sprees >
1.21
71
< Minions Killed >
162
0.16
< Dragons Killed >
0.06
0.44
< Inhibitors >
0.38
785
< Physical Damage >
1,135
22,720
< Magic Damage >
17,282
1,099
< True Damage >
1,065
24,605
< Damage Dealt >
19,483
19,251
< Damage Taken >
22,936
10,323
< Gold Earned >
11,032
1.65
< Towers >
1.64
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
1,647
< Total Healing >
2,530
12,141
< Experience >
13,917
45
< Vision Score >
19
21
< Wards Placed >
9
81
< Time Dealing CC >
254

How to Counter Lissandra with Brand in LoL

The stats shown on this page underscore several influential Brand against Lissandra matchup stats that can help you grasp the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Brand’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Lissandra’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Brand may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Lissandra..

Brand usually has a similar longest killing spree as his counter does. On average, he takes less damage than Lissandra. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also show that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Brand and Lissandra

Damage Types Compared

Brand
Lissandra
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Brand
Lissandra

Who is Better, Brand or Lissandra?

Both League champs are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Brand usually wins when taking on Lissandra, with a 54.1% win rate. Therefore, Brand makes a great counter to Lissandra.

While Brand does have a much higher winrate compared to Lissandra, when on opposite teams, Brand also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less challenging champion to pick up and master. You should be be fine when picking Brand into Lissandra.

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

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Brand vs Lissandra 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 team members during late stage team fights.

Brand is a great counter for Lissandra. Make sure you focus your actions on maximizing your CS and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Brand against Lissandra.

Additional Information for Brand Players

How We Calculated Our Brand vs Lissandra Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Lissandra as Brand, we analyzed 958 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 Lissandra 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 to counter Lissandra 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 listen to the build and stats displayed here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Brand typically picks up less CS relative to Lissandra. Champions who on average don't get much CS often don't require much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The best items to have in your Brand versus Lissandra build consist of Liandry's Anguish, Shard of True Ice, and Demonic Embrace. When Brand combined at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better versus Lissandra than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Brand had an average winrate of 54.1% when countering Lissandra with this build.

To have the best probability of annihilating Lissandra as Brand, Brand players should equip the Dark Harvest, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Manaflow Band, and Scorch runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune builds that we analyzed for Brand vs Lissandra counters, this mixture of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 54.1% win rate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Lissandra as Brand are shown for all ranked divisions. If you would like to scope the statistics and builds to a particular skill level, you can use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.