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

Brand vs Zoe

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

How to Beat Zoe as Brand

based on 1,279 Brand vs Zoe matchups
Win Rate
52.2 %
K/D/A
1.86
Pick Rate
1.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we analyze millions of ranked League matches each and every week. Within our database, Brand did battle with Zoe in 1279 matches. Having so many matchups for Brand versus Zoe gives us a lot of faith in our capacity to prepare useful stats and a supported build to crush your enemy. This counter matchup is relatively rare. Brand has to counter Zoe in only 1.4% of his matches.

Brand vs Zoe Matchup Summary

Brand does a good job of beating Zoe. Normally, he wins a fantastic 52.2% of matches the champions oppose each other in. In Brand vs Zoe games, Brand’s team is 0.1% less probable to get first blood. This implies that he probably won't get first blood against Zoe.

Best Brand vs Zoe Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpellthief's Edge

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsLost Chapter

Core Brand Items

~22 Mins
Liandry's AnguishShard of True IceDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Rylai's Crystal ScepterZhonya's HourglassMorellonomicon

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 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
1
W
2
Q
3
E
4
W
5
W
6
R
7
W
8
Q
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W
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Q
11
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 Zoe as Brand

Tips for Playing as Brand against Zoe

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 Zoe

Zoe's Paddle Star deals more damage the further it has flown.

Zoe must return to her starting point after casting Portal Jump, making her vulnerable to a counterattack.

Sleepy Trouble Bubble travels further over walls. Stop Zoe from hiding in fog of war to prevent her from setting the spell up.

Brand vs Zoe Counter Stats

Brand Image
Win Rate
52.2 %
VS
Win Rate
47.8 %
Zoe Image
5.4
< Kills >
7
7.7
< Deaths >
6.1
8.9
< Assists >
7.8
1.21
< Killing Sprees >
1.59
73
< Minions Killed >
129
0.14
< Dragons Killed >
0.08
0.39
< Inhibitors >
0.46
708
< Physical Damage >
1,725
21,439
< Magic Damage >
17,936
1,015
< True Damage >
3,500
23,162
< Damage Dealt >
23,162
19,937
< Damage Taken >
19,848
10,279
< Gold Earned >
11,124
1.56
< Towers >
1.62
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
1,742
< Total Healing >
2,305
11,952
< Experience >
13,354
44
< Vision Score >
24
21
< Wards Placed >
11
89
< Time Dealing CC >
135

How to Counter Zoe with Brand in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here feature several strategic Brand against Zoe counter stats that may help you interpret the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Brand’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Zoe’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Brand may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Zoe..

Brand usually has a slightly smaller longest killing spree than his matchup does. Commonly, he takes a similar amount of damage to Zoe. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, yet it can also indicate that the one champ has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Brand and Zoe

Damage Types Compared

Brand
Zoe
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Brand
Zoe

Who is Better, Brand or Zoe?

Both League champs are great. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Brand usually wins when trying to fight Zoe, with a 52.2% win rate. Thus, Brand makes a good counter to Zoe.

While Brand does have a higher winrate than Zoe, when on opposite teams, Brand also has a lower level of difficulty that makes him a less complex champ to pick up and master. You should be be fine when picking Brand into Zoe.

Furthermore, Brand also has some amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Zoe. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Brand vs Zoe 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 allied champions during team fights.

Brand is a good counter to Zoe. You will do well by focussing your strategy on keeping up your CS and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should do very well as Brand against Zoe.

Additional Information for Brand Players

How We Calculated Our Brand vs Zoe Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Zoe as Brand, we analyzed 1,279 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 Zoe 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 learn all of the intricacies of Brand to counter Zoe during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions shown above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Brand usually gets less CS relative to Zoe. Champs who on average don't earn many minion kills usualy don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values shown on this page to do well.

The best items to use in your Brand versus Zoe build include Liandry's Anguish, Shard of True Ice, and Demonic Embrace. When Brand included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed significantly better countering Zoe than with many other common item sets. In fact, Brand boasted an average winrate of 52.2% when playing against Zoe with this build.

To have the greatest likelihood of coming out on top against Zoe as Brand, you should use 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 used for Brand vs Zoe LoL games, this combo of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 52.2% win rate overall.

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