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Brand vs Zeri

How to Beat Zeri as Brand in LoL Zeri is in the a tier of champions
Mage
Marksman

How to Beat Zeri as Brand

based on 4,065 Brand vs Zeri matchups
Win Rate
52.4 %
K/D/A
2.04
Pick Rate
4.6 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our matchup stats from the millions of recently rated League of Legends matches that we analyze each week. Our guide on how to beat Zeri as Brand came out of an analysis of 4065 ranked games where both champs battled one another. This matchup is somewhat uncommon. Brand fights Zeri in only 4.6% of his rounds.

Brand vs Zeri Matchup Summary

Brand does a good job of countering Zeri. Normally, he wins a terrific 52.4% of matches the champions clash against each other in. In Brand versus Zeri matches, Brand’s team is 0.0% more likely to obtain first blood, indicating that he probably will be able to get first blood against Zeri.

Best Brand vs Zeri Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsLost Chapter

Core Brand Items

~22 Mins
Liandry's AnguishRylai's Crystal ScepterDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Void StaffZhonya's HourglassShard of True IceMorellonomicon

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 e
>
Last skill for Brand to max out q

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
E
3
Q
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
E
9
W
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
Q
15
Q
16
R

Guide to Countering Zeri as Brand

Tips for Playing as Brand against Zeri

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 Zeri Counter Stats

Brand Image
Win Rate
52.4 %
VS
Win Rate
47.6 %
Zeri Image
5.5
< Kills >
7.3
7.3
< Deaths >
6.2
9.4
< Assists >
7.5
1.24
< Killing Sprees >
1.65
78
< Minions Killed >
172
0.16
< Dragons Killed >
0.2
0.45
< Inhibitors >
0.51
754
< Physical Damage >
10,772
23,016
< Magic Damage >
10,599
1,196
< True Damage >
1,015
24,966
< Damage Dealt >
22,387
19,688
< Damage Taken >
22,713
10,435
< Gold Earned >
12,559
1.73
< Towers >
2.15
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
1,728
< Total Healing >
2,664
12,400
< Experience >
13,410
44
< Vision Score >
19
21
< Wards Placed >
9
87
< Time Dealing CC >
118

How to Counter Zeri with Brand in LoL

The stats shown on this page show several influential Brand against Zeri matchup statistics that may help us distinguish the distinctions between the two. For instance, Brand’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Zeri’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Brand may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Zeri..

Brand often has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his counter does. Commonly, he receives less damage than Zeri. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, but it can also show that the champion with more health has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Brand and Zeri

Damage Types Compared

Brand
Zeri
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Brand
Zeri

Who is Better, Brand or Zeri?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Brand usually wins when taking on Zeri, with a 52.4% win rate. Thus, Brand makes a good counter to Zeri.

While Brand does have a higher win rate compared to Zeri, when they face off with one another, Brand also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less difficult champ to pick up and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Brand into Zeri.

Additionally, Brand also has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Zeri. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Brand vs Zeri 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 allies during team fights.

Brand is a good counter to Zeri. Make sure you focus your tactics on keeping up your gold income and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Brand against Zeri.

Additional Information for Brand Players

How We Calculated Our Brand vs Zeri Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Zeri as Brand, we analyzed 4,065 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 Zeri 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 Zeri during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and suggestions displayed here, you should grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Brand typically accumulates less CS relative to Zeri. Champions who typically don't get much CS often don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The most important items to focus on in your Brand versus Zeri build include Liandry's Anguish, Rylai's Crystal Scepter, and Demonic Embrace. When Brand used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better when facing Zeri than with many other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Brand boasted an average winrate of 52.4% battling Zeri with this build.

To have the best likelihood of beating Zeri as Brand, Brand players 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. Out of all the rune sets players picked for Brand vs Zeri clashes, this mixture of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 52.4% win rate overall.

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