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.
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.
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.
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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