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Brand vs Nilah

How to Beat Nilah as Brand in LoL Nilah is in the a tier of champions
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How to Beat Nilah as Brand

based on 5,339 Brand vs Nilah matchups
Win Rate
53.2 %
K/D/A
2.14
Pick Rate
6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our counter stats from the millions of ranked LoL matches that we get from Riot Games each and every week. This guide on how to beat Nilah as Brand came out of an examination of 5339 ranked games where both champions faced off against one another. This particular champ matchup is fairly uncommon. Brand is forced to battle against Nilah in only 6.0% of his matches.

Brand vs Nilah Matchup Summary

Brand has done a good job of countering Nilah. Typically, he wins a whopping 53.2% of matches the champions clash against each other in. In Brand against Nilah rounds, Brand’s team is 0.0% more likely to earn first blood. This indicates that he probably will get first blood against Nilah.

Best Brand vs Nilah Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpellthief's Edge

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsLost Chapter

Core Brand Items

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

Optional Items

Zhonya's HourglassDemonic EmbraceVoid StaffMorellonomicon

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 Cheap ShotEyeball CollectionUltimate Hunter
Sorcery Manaflow BandScorch
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
9
W
10
Q
11
R
12
Q
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Q
14
E
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E
16
R

Guide to Countering Nilah as Brand

Tips for Playing as Brand against Nilah

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.

Brand vs Nilah Counter Stats

Brand Image
Win Rate
53.2 %
VS
Win Rate
46.8 %
Nilah Image
5.6
< Kills >
7
7.3
< Deaths >
7.3
10
< Assists >
7.4
1.29
< Killing Sprees >
1.59
74
< Minions Killed >
160
0.16
< Dragons Killed >
0.21
0.46
< Inhibitors >
0.53
815
< Physical Damage >
16,900
23,775
< Magic Damage >
285
1,201
< True Damage >
629
25,792
< Damage Dealt >
17,815
19,100
< Damage Taken >
26,313
10,391
< Gold Earned >
12,195
1.74
< Towers >
2.35
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
1,646
< Total Healing >
5,238
12,359
< Experience >
13,648
43
< Vision Score >
17
20
< Wards Placed >
8
82
< Time Dealing CC >
86

How to Counter Nilah with Brand in LoL

The stats shown on this page feature some valuable Brand versus Nilah counter stats that may help you appreciate the differences between the two. For instance, Brand’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Nilah’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Brand may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Nilah..

Brand normally has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his opponent does. On average, he receives less damage than Nilah. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also hint that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Brand and Nilah

Damage Types Compared

Brand
Nilah
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Brand
Nilah

Who is Better, Brand or Nilah?

Both League champs are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Brand usually wins when taking on Nilah, with a 53.2% win rate. Thus, Brand makes a great counter to Nilah.

While Brand does have a higher win rate compared to Nilah, when they face off with one another, Brand also has a much lower level of difficulty that makes him a less time consuming champion to develop with. You don't need to be too worried when picking Brand into Nilah.

Moreover, Brand also has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Nilah. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting 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 Nilah 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 to Nilah. Focus your actions on keeping up your gold income and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should do very well as Brand against Nilah.

Additional Information for Brand Players

How We Calculated Our Brand vs Nilah Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Nilah as Brand, we analyzed 5,339 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 Nilah 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 Nilah during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions shown above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Brand on average gets less CS as Nilah. Champs who on average don't get many minion kills often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions 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 do better than the values displayed on this page to do well.

The ideal items to use in your Brand versus Nilah build include Liandry's Anguish, Rylai's Crystal Scepter, and Shard of True Ice. When Brand combined at least these three items in his build, he did a lot better vs. Nilah than with many other common item sets. In fact, Brand boasted an average winrate of 53.2% battling Nilah with these items in his kit.

To have the greatest chance of vanquishing Nilah as Brand, Brand players should equip the Dark Harvest, Cheap Shot, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Manaflow Band, and Scorch runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune sets that we analyzed for Brand vs Nilah face-offs, this mixture of runes yielded the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 53.2% win rate overall.

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