How to Synergize Brand with Riven on the Same Team Brand is in the b tier of champions

Brand with Riven

How to Win With Brand and Riven Paired Together Riven is in the s tier of champions
Mage
Fighter Assassin

How to Synergize Brand and Riven

based on 1,295 Brand with Riven pairs
Win Rate
49.8 %
K/D/A
1.96
Pick Rate
1.9 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

We pull data from from millions of League matches directly from Riot Games each and every week. Brand has been on the same team as Riven in 1295 recent, competitive matches. By amassing so much accurate data from the hosts of League of Legends, we have complete confidence that we can showcase high-quality, accurate builds to help Brand synergize with Riven. It is relatively rare for Brand to play alongside Riven on the same team. This pairing has only occurred in about 1.9% of rounds with Brand.

Brand Riven Synergy Summary

Brand does a average job of synergizing with Riven. On average, he wins an acceptable 49.8% of rounds the champions fight alongside one another. If you want to play better as Brand when fighting on the same team as Riven by learning how to better synergize your play style with her, then check out the full build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Brand Riven Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSpellthief's Edge

Early Items

~5 Mins
Sapphire CrystalAmplifying Tome

Core Brand Items

~22 Mins
Liandry's AnguishRylai's Crystal ScepterShard of True Ice

Optional Items

Zhonya's HourglassDemonic EmbraceMorellonomicon

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 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
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 Synergizing Brand and Riven

Tips for Playing as Brand with Riven

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 Understand How Riven Will Play

Riven's Broken Wings locks onto the champion your cursor is over at the time of cast. If you want to move past your opponent, make sure that your cursor is past your opponent as well.

Riven lacks a source of healing or strong defense and must compensate with burst combos. Lead into fights with Broken Wings and Ki Burst, while using Valor to escape and absorb counter-harass.

Brand Riven Synergy Stats

Brand Image
Win Rate
49.8 %
VS
Win Rate
50.2 %
Riven Image
5.3
< Kills >
5.4
7.4
< Deaths >
7.6
9.2
< Assists >
9.3
1.21
< Killing Sprees >
1.22
70
< Minions Killed >
73
0.17
< Dragons Killed >
0.16
0.42
< Inhibitors >
0.43
737
< Physical Damage >
724
22,355
< Magic Damage >
22,452
1,121
< True Damage >
1,120
24,214
< Damage Dealt >
24,297
19,040
< Damage Taken >
19,598
10,131
< Gold Earned >
10,308
1.55
< Towers >
1.62
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
1,638
< Total Healing >
1,725
11,884
< Experience >
12,141
44
< Vision Score >
44
21
< Wards Placed >
21
81
< Time Dealing CC >
83

How to Play with Riven as Brand in LoL

The Brand Riven synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Riven, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.

Overall, Brand sees a large worsening in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Riven. His KDA worsened from NaN to NaN. This worsening shows that Riven helps Brand perform poorer in ranked League games. Yet, the small difference demonstrates that this performance change is only marginal.

When Brand plays on the same team as Riven, he sees a little decrease in his full damage output. This change may indicate that Riven does not help protection for him to deal more damage or that her participation also helps extend the match's duration. Similarly, when Brand is played alongside Riven on the same team, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees than when he plays alone. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing alongside Riven.

Additionally, when Brand plays with Riven on the same team, he on average receives a little less damage than when he plays alone. Getting dealt not as much damage could mean that Riven does a decent job of protecting Brand during teamfights.

Synergies between Brand and Riven

Damage Types Compared

Brand with Riven
Brand
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Brand
Riven
Synergy

Is Brand better when played alongside Riven?

There is no perfect companion for Brand that will no matter what be his #1 synergy. Yet, overall, Riven is a not very good teammate for Brand. By playing on the same side as Brand, she drops their win rate by -2.0% to 49.8%. This proves that there is a bad bond between Brand and Riven that results in them performing not as well together than without each other.

Riven has a much greater difficulty compared to Brand. That means you need to be cautious when lining up Riven comrades to go into battle on the same side as, as they will require a much greater level of skill to be able to cooperate well with you.

Fighting on the same side, Brand players should witness an overall large increase in your team’s ability to destroy wih physical damage. When paired, these champs can provide a great amount of sustained physical damage.

In contrast, by bringing Brand and Riven together, you will not be providing your team much engage. Make sure to include other champs on your team that offsets this relative gap in their playstyle.

Regardless of your Riven ally's ability, you should focus on maximizing your gold income, warding to avoid ambushes, and taking down objectives. If you heed this simple advice, you should do well, regardless.

Additional Information for Brand Players

How We Calculated Our Brand Riven Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Brand and Riven, we analyzed 1,295 ranked and recent League of Legends matches. We perform advanced data cleaning and statistical methods to guarantee that our team synergy stats are accurate and reliable. You can be confident that our recommended build to pair Brand with Riven comes from actual 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 your division's most relevant stats and build.

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Further Insights to Win with this Champion Pairing

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Brand to pair well with Riven during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League games, you should continue reading to gather additional tips and tricks for this champion pairing. If you mind the build and stats shown above, you should grow your win rate significantly.

The most crucial finished items to get in your Brand and Riven synergy build include Liandry's Anguish, Rylai's Crystal Scepter, and Shard of True Ice. When Brand used at least these three items in his build, he did much better when paired up with Riven than with many other common item sets. In fact, Brand boasted an average win rate of 49.8% helping carry Riven with this build.

To have the best likelihood of vanquishing your oponents, Brand players should use 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 runes players used for this team composition, this sequence of runes yielded the top win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 49.8% winrate overall.

If you would like to get Brand and Riven synergy tips and stats for a a distinct division rank, feel free to choose one from the selection menu above. At first, the statistics and tips and suggestions shown are calculated using every match played with these champs.