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

Brand vs Tristana

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

based on 3,818 Brand vs Tristana matchups
Win Rate
51.7 %
K/D/A
2.03
Pick Rate
4.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of recently ranked LoL rounds each week. Within our database, Brand fought Tristana 3818 times. Using so many games with Brand versus Tristana gives us faith in our capability to prepare enlightening data and a solid build to wreck your opponent. This particular champion matchup is relatively uncommon. Brand is forced to battle against Tristana in only 4.3% of his matches.

Brand vs Tristana Matchup Summary

Brand has done a decent job of beating Tristana. Normally, he wins a acceptable 51.7% of games the champions oppose each other in. In Brand against Tristana games, Brand’s team is 0.1% less likely to gain first blood. This indicates that he most likely won't be able to get first blood versus Tristana.

Best Brand vs Tristana 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 ScepterDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Zhonya's HourglassVoid StaffMorellonomiconShard 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 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
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W
2
Q
3
E
4
W
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W
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R
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W
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Q
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R

Guide to Countering Tristana as Brand

Tips for Playing as Brand against Tristana

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 Tristana

Stand away from your creeps in a lane to take less collateral damage from Explosive Charge.

If you see Tristana activate Rapid Fire in a fight, stun her and try to back off until the spell dissipates.

Brand vs Tristana Counter Stats

Brand Image
Win Rate
51.7 %
VS
Win Rate
48.3 %
Tristana Image
5.8
< Kills >
8.2
7.3
< Deaths >
6.4
9
< Assists >
6
1.33
< Killing Sprees >
1.86
75
< Minions Killed >
159
0.17
< Dragons Killed >
0.26
0.45
< Inhibitors >
0.57
779
< Physical Damage >
15,972
22,849
< Magic Damage >
2,225
1,071
< True Damage >
2,028
24,700
< Damage Dealt >
20,225
19,145
< Damage Taken >
22,482
10,333
< Gold Earned >
12,847
1.67
< Towers >
2.67
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.07
1,630
< Total Healing >
3,217
12,189
< Experience >
13,112
41
< Vision Score >
19
19
< Wards Placed >
9
79
< Time Dealing CC >
54

How to Counter Tristana with Brand in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here clarify some vital Brand against Tristana matchup statistics that can help us figure out the differences and similarities between the pair. Brand’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Tristana’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Brand may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Tristana..

Brand usually has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his enemy does. Typically, he takes less damage than Tristana. This typically indicates differing health capacities, but it can also illustrate that the champion with more health has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Brand and Tristana

Damage Types Compared

Brand
Tristana
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Brand
Tristana

Who is Better, Brand or Tristana?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Brand usually wins when playing against Tristana, with a 51.7% win rate. As a result, Brand makes a good counter to Tristana.

While Brand does have a higher win rate than Tristana, when facing one another, Brand also has a greater learning curve that makes him a more difficult champion to learn and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Brand into Tristana.

Furthermore, Brand also has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Tristana. This 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 Tristana matchups, Brand is the better champ with a higher win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during team fights.

Brand is a decent counter for Tristana. Make sure you focus your play on increasing your gold income and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Brand against Tristana.

Additional Information for Brand Players

How We Calculated Our Brand vs Tristana Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Tristana as Brand, we analyzed 3,818 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 Tristana 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 in order to counter Tristana 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 presented above, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Brand on average accumulates less CS compared to Tristana. Champions who on average don't take many minion kills typically don't need much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the values displayed on this page to do well.

The most important items to have in your Brand versus Tristana build include Liandry's Anguish, Rylai's Crystal Scepter, and Demonic Embrace. When Brand included at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better vs Tristana than with many other typical builds. In fact, Brand had an average winrate of 51.7% battling Tristana with these items in his kit.

To have the greatest chance of crushing Tristana 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. Out of all the runes players used for Brand vs Tristana clashes, this mix of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 51.7% win rate overall.

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