Brand vs Swain Counter Build

How to Win Brand vs Swain Counter Matchup vs How to Beat Swain as Brand in LoL

How to Beat Swain as Brand

10,174 Brand vs Swain Matchups Analyzed

We summarize our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated League games that we get from Riot Games each week. This guide on how to beat Swain as Brand resulted from an evaluation of 10174 ranked matches where both champs faced one another. This matchup is fairly rare. Brand is forced to battle against Swain in only 3.5% of his rounds.

Brand does a good job of beating Swain. Typically, he wins a fantastic 53.0% of matches the champions face one another in. In Brand against Swain rounds, Brand’s team is 0.1% less likely to obtain first blood, indicating that he most likely won't be able to get first blood against Swain.

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Best Brand Items to Counter Swain

The top items to focus on in your Brand versus Swain build include Liandry's Anguish, Rylai's Crystal Scepter, and Shard of True Ice. When Brand bought at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better against Swain than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Brand had an average winrate of 62.6% when playing against Swain with this build.

Best Brand Runes to Counter Swain

Dark Harvest Rune Dark Harvest
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter
Manaflow Band Rune Manaflow Band
Scorch Rune Scorch

To have the greatest likelihood of annihilating Swain as Brand, Brand players should use the Dark Harvest, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Ultimate Hunter, Manaflow Band, and Scorch runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Of all the rune builds we have analyed for Brand vs Swain clashes, this combo of runes resulted in the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 59.4% winrate overall.

We have also displayed the top Swain runes to fend off Brand to help you interpret how he will probably be setup against your champ.


6.5 | Brand Swain | 5.9


8 | Brand Swain | 7.5


9.7 | Brand Swain | 11.1

Brand vs Swain Counter Stats Summary

The stat comparisons shown here clarify some important Brand against Swain counter statistics that may help us appreciate the differences between the pair. Brand’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.0 is close to Swain’s ratio of 2.3, showing that Brand may be just as central to his team's team fighting capability,capacity,effectiveness,potential as Swain..

Brand often has a similar longest kill spree as his enemy,opponent,foe,counter,matchup does. Commonly, he receives less damage than Swain. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also show that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when engaged or poked.

Brand usually tallies a similar number of minion kills than Swain. Champions who on average don't acquire much CS normally do not require much CS to be helpful to their team in LoL. Instead, they are capable of scaling adequately off of their abilities and first items alone. However, champs with large numbers of minion kills, such as ADCs, usually have to have a lot of gold to be useful. In either case, work to best the averages displayed here to do well.

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Num. Killing Sprees

1.52 | Brand Swain | 1.32

Largest Multi-Kill

1.47 | Brand Swain | 1.39

Damage Dealt

25,072 | Brand Swain | 20,448

Damage Taken

18,208 | Brand Swain | 24,556

Healing Done

2,221 | Brand Swain | 5,898

Vision Score

42 | Brand Swain | 35

Gold Earned

10,422 | Brand Swain | 10,118

Minions Killed

66 | Brand Swain | 66

Dragons Killed

0.18 | Brand Swain | 0.11

Barons Killed

0.05 | Brand Swain | 0.03


1.64 | Brand Swain | 1.57


0.43 | Brand Swain | 0.4

CC Duration (sec)

52 | Brand Swain | 210

Experience Earned

12,179 | Brand Swain | 11,943

How We Analyze Our Champion Counters

For this counter guide, we analyzed 10,174 Brand vs Swain 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 Swain 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.