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

Brand vs Lux

How to Beat Lux as Brand in LoL Lux is in the b tier of champions
Mage
Mage Support

How to Beat Lux as Brand

based on 9,467 Brand vs Lux matchups
Win Rate
50 %
K/D/A
1.83
Pick Rate
10.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of recently ranked League of Legends rounds each week. In our database, Brand did battle with Lux in 9467 rounds. Using so many matchups for Brand versus Lux provides us faith in our ability to provide informative statistics and a supported build to shatter Lux. This particular champ matchup is somewhat common. Brand encounters Lux in 10.6% of his matches.

Brand vs Lux Matchup Summary

Brand has done a average job of beating Lux. Normally, he wins a acceptable 50.0% of the time the champs face each other in. In Brand vs Lux rounds, Brand’s team is 0.1% less likely to get first blood. This implies that he most likely won't be able to get first blood against Lux.

Best Brand vs Lux Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionTear of the Goddess

Early Items

~5 Mins
Amplifying TomeSorcerer's Shoes

Core Brand Items

~22 Mins
Liandry's AnguishRylai's Crystal ScepterShard of True Ice

Optional Items

Demonic EmbraceVoid StaffZhonya's HourglassMorellonomicon

Summoner Spells

summonerexhaust summoner spell D
summonerflash 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
CDRScaling Adaptive HealthScaling
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
E
3
Q
4
W
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W
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R
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W
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Lux as Brand

Tips for Playing as Brand against Lux

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 Lux

When retreating with low health, be prepared to dodge Lux's Final Spark, a red targeting beam fires prior to the main beam, so try to move to the side if possible.

Lux has powerful zone control abilities. Try to spread out and attack from different directions so she cannot lock down a specific area.

Brand vs Lux Counter Stats

Brand Image
Win Rate
50 %
VS
Win Rate
50 %
Lux Image
5.3
< Kills >
5.1
7.6
< Deaths >
5.7
8.6
< Assists >
11.1
1.19
< Killing Sprees >
1.14
76
< Minions Killed >
84
0.16
< Dragons Killed >
0.1
0.41
< Inhibitors >
0.51
691
< Physical Damage >
927
21,364
< Magic Damage >
18,658
1,058
< True Damage >
979
23,114
< Damage Dealt >
20,565
20,376
< Damage Taken >
15,532
10,271
< Gold Earned >
10,236
1.48
< Towers >
1.86
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
1,814
< Total Healing >
1,247
12,349
< Experience >
12,683
43
< Vision Score >
40
20
< Wards Placed >
18
80
< Time Dealing CC >
303

How to Counter Lux with Brand in LoL

The stats shown here highlight several important Brand versus Lux counter stats that can help you explain the distinctions between the two. Brand’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Lux’s ratio of NaN, showing that Brand may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Lux..

Brand normally has a similar longest kill spree as his counter does. Commonly, he takes more damage than Lux. This typically indicates differing health capacities, but it can also hint that the champ with more HP has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Brand and Lux

Damage Types Compared

Brand
Lux
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Brand
Lux

Who is Better, Brand or Lux?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Brand usually fairs equally well when facing off against Lux, with a 50.0% win rate. Therefore, Brand makes an ok counter for Lux.

While Brand does have a higher winrate compared to Lux, when facing one another, Brand also has a lower level of difficulty that makes him a less challenging champion to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Brand into Lux.

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

While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Brand vs Lux matchups, Lux is the better champ with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.

Brand is a decent counter to Lux. Make sure you focus your tactics on increasing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Brand against Lux.

Additional Information for Brand Players

How We Calculated Our Brand vs Lux Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Lux as Brand, we analyzed 9,467 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 Lux 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 Lux 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 usually accumulates a similar amount of CS relative to Lux. Champions who on average don't get many minion kills often don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values shown here to do well.

The ideal items to focus on in your Brand versus Lux build include Liandry's Anguish, Rylai's Crystal Scepter, and Shard of True Ice. When Brand combined at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better vs Lux than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Brand boasted an average win rate of 50.0% when countering Lux with this build.

To have the greatest likelihood of beating Lux as Brand, Brand players should take the Dark Harvest, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Presence of Mind, and Cut Down runes from the Domination and Precision rune sets. Of all the runes players chose for Brand vs Lux counters, this mix of runes resulted in the best win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 50.0% winrate overall.

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