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

Brand vs Taliyah

How to Beat Taliyah as Brand in LoL Taliyah is in the a tier of champions
Mage
Mage Support

How to Beat Taliyah as Brand

based on 1,906 Brand vs Taliyah matchups
Win Rate
53.3 %
K/D/A
1.95
Pick Rate
2.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion analyze millions of recently ranked LoL games every week. In our database, Brand fought Taliyah in 1906 games. With so many matchups for Brand versus Taliyah gives us faith in our capacity to prepare informative stats and a recommended build to suppress your foe. This particular matchup is somewhat rare. Brand fights Taliyah in only 2.1% of his rounds.

Brand vs Taliyah Matchup Summary

Brand does a good job of countering Taliyah. Normally, he wins a fantastic 53.3% of games the champs battle one another in. In Brand vs Taliyah games, Brand’s side is 0.0% more likely to obtain first blood, indicating that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Taliyah.

Best Brand vs Taliyah 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 ScepterDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

MorellonomiconZhonya's HourglassShard of True Ice

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 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
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W
2
Q
3
E
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
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Q
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W
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Q
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R
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Q
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Q
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E
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Taliyah as Brand

Tips for Playing as Brand against Taliyah

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 Taliyah

When Taliyah casts Unraveled Earth in the lane, be on the lookout for Seismic Shove. If she throws you into her minefield, the throws and stones will break your bones.

Taliyah's Threaded Volley is locked into a direction. If she's throwing rocks at you, dodge to the side!

Brand vs Taliyah Counter Stats

Brand Image
Win Rate
53.3 %
VS
Win Rate
46.7 %
Taliyah Image
5.6
< Kills >
6.6
7.5
< Deaths >
6.7
9
< Assists >
8.7
1.26
< Killing Sprees >
1.5
72
< Minions Killed >
118
0.17
< Dragons Killed >
0.5
0.44
< Inhibitors >
0.4
702
< Physical Damage >
770
22,158
< Magic Damage >
21,307
1,096
< True Damage >
1,509
23,957
< Damage Dealt >
23,587
19,631
< Damage Taken >
22,095
10,279
< Gold Earned >
12,131
1.6
< Towers >
1.6
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.14
1,731
< Total Healing >
3,245
12,102
< Experience >
14,215
46
< Vision Score >
23
21
< Wards Placed >
9
81
< Time Dealing CC >
546

How to Counter Taliyah with Brand in LoL

The stats shown here feature several valuable Brand vs. Taliyah matchup statistics that may help us distinguish the differences and similarities between the two. Brand’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Taliyah’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Brand may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Taliyah..

Brand usually has a similar longest kill spree as his counter does. Commonly, he takes a similar amount of damage to Taliyah. This commonly reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also illustrate that the champ with increased HP has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Brand and Taliyah

Damage Types Compared

Brand
Taliyah
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Brand
Taliyah

Who is Better, Brand or Taliyah?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Brand usually wins when taking on Taliyah, with a 53.3% win rate. Thus, Brand makes a great counter to Taliyah.

While Brand does have a higher winrate compared to Taliyah, when they face off with one another, Brand also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less difficult character to learn and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Brand into Taliyah.

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

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

Brand is a great counter for Taliyah. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on increasing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Brand against Taliyah.

Additional Information for Brand Players

How We Calculated Our Brand vs Taliyah Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Taliyah as Brand, we analyzed 1,906 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 Taliyah 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

If you would like to truly master Brand to counter Taliyah during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions presented above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Brand often gets less CS relative to Taliyah. Champs who on average don't acquire much CS often don't require much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The top items to focus on in your Brand versus Taliyah build include Liandry's Anguish, Rylai's Crystal Scepter, and Demonic Embrace. When Brand incorporated at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better when fighting Taliyah than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Brand boasted an average winrate of 53.3% when countering Taliyah with this build.

To have the best probability of vanquishing Taliyah as Brand, you should take 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 combinations players chose for Brand vs Taliyah matchups, this combo of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 53.3% winrate overall.

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