Rakan vs Brand Counter Build

How to Beat Brand as Rakan


We generate our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated LoL games that we review every week. This Rakan against Brand counter guide came out of an examination of 12,147 ranked rounds where both champs faced one another.

This particular champ pairing is somewhat uncommon. Rakan has to counter Brand in only 5.4% of his rounds. Unfortunitally, Rakan has done a pathetic job of countering Brand. On average, Rakan wins a lowly 46.0% of the time the champions face off with each other in. In Rakan versus Brand rounds, Rakan’s team is 1.0% more expected to obtain first blood, indicating that he probably will get first blood against Brand.

Matchups Analyzed


Win Rate


Team First Blood


Best Rakan Items to Counter Brand

The top items to have in your Rakan versus Brand build include Zeke's Convergence, Imperial Mandate, and Staff of Flowing Water. When Rakan combined at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better vs. Brand than with most other common builds.

Zeke's Convergence Item Imperial Mandate Item Staff of Flowing Water Item

Best Rakan Runes to Counter Brand

To have the highest chance of crushing Brand as Rakan, Rakan players should take the Guardian, Font of Life, Second Wind, Unflinching, Zombie Ward, and Ultimate Hunter runes. Out of all the rune sets players chose for Rakan vs Brand clashes, this sequence of runes yielded the best win rate. We have also included the top Brand runes to counterpick against Rakan to help you grasp how he will likely be played to try to beat you.

Best Rakan Runes

Guardian Rune Guardian
Font of Life Rune Font of Life
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Unflinching Rune Unflinching
Zombie Ward Rune Zombie Ward
Ultimate Hunter Rune Ultimate Hunter

Best Brand Runes

Dark Harvest Rune Dark Harvest
Cheap Shot Rune Cheap Shot
Eyeball Collection Rune Eyeball Collection
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Presence of Mind Rune Presence of Mind
Coup de Grace Rune Coup de Grace


The following tables emphasize several influential Rakan versus Brand counter stats that may help you grasp the distinctions between the pair. Rakan’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 2.5 is better than Brand’s KDA ratio of 2.1, showing that Rakan may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Brand. This observation is in large part caused by the differences in kills assists.

Battle Stats


Rakan Stats
2 6
Brand Stats


Rakan Stats
6.1 7
Brand Stats


Rakan Stats
13.5 9
Brand Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Rakan Stats
0.8 2.5
Brand Stats

Damage Dealt

Rakan Stats
7212 22482
Brand Stats

Damage Taken

Rakan Stats
18169 16858
Brand Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Rakan Stats
4.8 5.6
Brand Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Rakan Stats
0.8 1
Brand Stats

Dragons Killed

Rakan Stats
1.8 2.1
Brand Stats

Barons Killed

Rakan Stats
0.4 0.4
Brand Stats

Gold Earned

Rakan Stats
7697 9841
Brand Stats

Minions Killed

Rakan Stats
35 65
Brand Stats

Rakan normally has a significant smaller longest killing spree than his enemy does. Typically, Rakan receives a similar amount of damage to Brand. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to flee from additional damage when engaged or poked.

In Rakan vs Brand matchups, Rakan often totals less CS than Brand. Champs that do not get very much CS normally do not require much CS to be effective. They are capable of scaling adequately off their skills and stats alone. However, champs with large amounts of CS, such as carries, usually need a lot of gold to be effective. In either situation, try to top the averages presented here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 12147 Rakan vs Brand 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 Brand as Rakan 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.