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.
You do not need to cast Awakening to regain the ability to cast Last Rites.
The Maiden will attempt to assist you in a fight, so choose your targets well.
You can send the Maiden down a lane alone, be careful though, as she represents a large portion of your combat power.
The Brand Yorick synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Yorick, 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 Yorick. His KDA decreased from NaN to NaN. This worsening shows that Yorick helps Brand perform worse in ranked LoL matches. Yet, the small difference demonstrates that this performance change is not very impactful.
When Brand is an ally to Yorick, he gets a little drop in his total damage dealt. This may signal that Yorick doesn't help cover for him to deal more damage or that his presence also helps extend the game's duration. Similarly, when Brand is played with Yorick on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees than when he plays alone. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing synergisticly with Yorick.
Additionally, when Brand plays with Yorick on the same team, he often receives a little less damage than when he fights alone. Getting dealt not as much damage may mean that Yorick does a decent job of protecting Brand during team fights.
There is no perfect champion pairing for Brand that will no matter what be his best teammate. However, overall, Yorick is a superb companion for Brand. By being on the same team as Brand, he increases their win rate by 4.1% to 56.2%. This clearly indicates that there is a very real bond between Brand and Yorick that results in them performing stronger together than alone.
Yorick has a greater difficulty than Brand. That means Brand players must be very careful when finding Yorick comrades to play with, as they will require a greater level of skill to work well with you.
Working on the same side, you will likely observe an overall large increase in your team’s capacity to deal magic damage. When paired, these champions can deal quite a lot of AP type damage.
Although, by aligning Brand and Yorick together, you probably will not be granting your other allies a great deal of crowd control. Plan to bring other champions on your team that nullifies this gap in this pairing's abilities.
Regardless of your Yorick ally's skill level, you need to focus on maximizing your gold income, warding to avoid ambushes, and taking down objectives. If you follow these simple suggestions, you should do well anyway.
If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Brand to synergize with Yorick during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League matches, you should continue reading to learn additional lessons on this champion pairing. If you listen to the build and stats displayed here, you will grow your win rate significantly.
The best items to get in your Brand and Yorick synergy build include Liandry's Anguish, Rylai's Crystal Scepter, and Shard of True Ice. When Brand included at least these three items in his build, he did much better when fighting alongside Yorick than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Brand had an average win rate of 56.2% when synergizing his build and playstyle to Yorick with these items in his kit.
To have the highest chance of crushing your oponents, you should take 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. Of all the rune combinations we have analyed for this champion pairing, this blending of runes yielded the best win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 56.2% winrate overall.
By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to synergize Yorick with Brand are given for all ranked divisions. If you would like to narrow the statistics and builds to a specific division, you may use the selection menu at the top of this page.