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

Brand vs Rengar

How to Beat Rengar as Brand in LoL Rengar is in the s tier of champions
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How to Beat Rengar as Brand

based on 1,708 Brand vs Rengar matchups
Win Rate
49.6 %
K/D/A
1.81
Pick Rate
1.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated League of Legends rounds that we get from Riot Games each week. This guide on how to beat Rengar as Brand came out of an evaluation of 1708 ranked games where both champions faced one another. This particular pairing is relatively rare. Brand has to counter Rengar in only 1.9% of his rounds.

Brand vs Rengar Matchup Summary

Brand has done a average job of beating Rengar. Normally, he wins a acceptable 49.6% of matches the champs face off with one another in. In Brand versus Rengar matches, Brand’s side is 0.1% less likely to earn first blood, implying that he most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Rengar.

Best Brand vs Rengar 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 AnguishRylai's Crystal ScepterShard of True Ice

Optional Items

MorellonomiconZhonya's HourglassDemonic Embrace

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
9
W
10
Q
11
R
12
Q
13
Q
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Countering Rengar as Brand

Tips for Playing as Brand against Rengar

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 Rengar

Rengar puts an indicator over the nearest enemy champion when he is camouflaged during his ultimate.

Rengar's passive enables him to leap out of brush, so avoid fighting him when near bushes.

Rengar gains an empowered ability when his resource bar is full. Try to confront him when it's low.

Brand vs Rengar Counter Stats

Brand Image
Win Rate
49.6 %
VS
Win Rate
50.4 %
Rengar Image
5.2
< Kills >
9.3
7.7
< Deaths >
6.8
8.7
< Assists >
6.1
1.17
< Killing Sprees >
2.07
72
< Minions Killed >
53
0.16
< Dragons Killed >
1.2
0.4
< Inhibitors >
0.43
744
< Physical Damage >
18,280
20,514
< Magic Damage >
1,644
1,001
< True Damage >
1,537
22,259
< Damage Dealt >
21,462
19,419
< Damage Taken >
31,746
10,042
< Gold Earned >
12,959
1.58
< Towers >
1.66
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.27
1,500
< Total Healing >
11,331
11,840
< Experience >
13,973
42
< Vision Score >
21
20
< Wards Placed >
5
78
< Time Dealing CC >
211

How to Counter Rengar with Brand in LoL

The stats shown on this page clarify several vital Brand versus Rengar matchup statistics that may help you distinguish the differences between the two. As an example, Brand’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Rengar’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Brand may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Rengar..

Brand typically has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his counter does. Typically, he takes less damage than Rengar. This often reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also show 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 Rengar

Damage Types Compared

Brand
Rengar
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Brand
Rengar

Who is Better, Brand or Rengar?

Both League of Legends champions are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Brand usually fairs equally well when taking on Rengar, with a 49.6% win rate. Thus, Brand makes an ok counter for Rengar.

While Brand does have a lower winrate than Rengar, when facing one another, Brand also has a much lower level of difficulty that makes him a less challenging character to learn. You should be careful when picking Brand into Rengar.

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

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

Brand is a somewhat poor counter for Rengar. You will do well by focussing your tactics on maximizing your CS and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Brand against Rengar.

Additional Information for Brand Players

How We Calculated Our Brand vs Rengar Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Rengar as Brand, we analyzed 1,708 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 Rengar 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 truly master Brand to counter Rengar during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and tips shown above, you should grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Brand on average accumulates a similar amount of CS relative to Rengar. Champs who typically don't take much CS usualy don't require much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers displayed on this page to do well.

The most important items to use in your Brand versus Rengar build consist of Liandry's Anguish, Rylai's Crystal Scepter, and Shard of True Ice. When Brand bought at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better when facing Rengar than with most other common item sets. In fact, Brand had an average winrate of 49.6% battling Rengar with this counter build.

To have the highest chance of beating Rengar as Brand, you should equip 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 rune sets players used for Brand vs Rengar counter picks, this composite of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 49.6% win rate overall.

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