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

Brand with Zac

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

How to Synergize Brand and Zac

based on 2,256 Brand with Zac pairs
Win Rate
52.3 %
K/D/A
1.99
Pick Rate
2.5 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

Our servers take in data from from millions of League rounds directly from Riot Games each and every week. Brand has been on the same team as Zac in 2256 recently played, competitive games. By amassing so much accurate data straight from the publishers of League, we are sure that we can showcase high-quality, insightful builds to help Brand play with Zac. It is relatively rare for Brand to play alongside Zac as allies. This has only happened in about 2.5% of matches with Brand.

Brand Zac Synergy Summary

Brand has done a good job of teaming up with Zac. On average, he wins a whopping 52.3% of rounds the champions appear on the same team. If you want to do better as Brand when playing alongside Zac by learning how to better synergize your strategy with him, then dig into the full build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Brand Zac 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 ScepterDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Zhonya's HourglassShard of True IceMorellonomicon

Summoner Spells

summonerexhaust summoner spell D
summonerflash 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 MagicRes
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 Zac

Tips for Playing as Brand with Zac

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 Zac Will Play

Picking up goo chunks is very important to staying alive.

When Cell Division is ready, try to die in a position that makes it difficult for the enemy team to kill your bloblets.

Charging Elastic Slingshot from the fog of war will give opponents less time to react.

Brand Zac Synergy Stats

Brand Image
Win Rate
52.3 %
VS
Win Rate
47.7 %
Zac Image
5.7
< Kills >
5.4
7.8
< Deaths >
7.4
9.8
< Assists >
9.2
1.3
< Killing Sprees >
1.22
74
< Minions Killed >
73
0.15
< Dragons Killed >
0.16
0.44
< Inhibitors >
0.43
780
< Physical Damage >
739
22,926
< Magic Damage >
22,407
1,172
< True Damage >
1,116
24,878
< Damage Dealt >
24,262
20,245
< Damage Taken >
19,477
10,487
< Gold Earned >
10,231
1.69
< Towers >
1.62
0.07
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
1,718
< Total Healing >
1,671
12,359
< Experience >
12,139
46
< Vision Score >
43
21
< Wards Placed >
20
85
< Time Dealing CC >
81

How to Play with Zac as Brand in LoL

The Brand Zac synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Zac, 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 very large drop in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Zac. His KDA decreased from NaN to NaN. This worsening shows that Zac helps Brand perform worse in competitive League of Legends matches. Yet, the small difference shows that this performance change is only marginal.

When Brand is an ally to Zac, he gets a small increase in his total damage dealt. This change may signal that Zac helps provide protection for him to dish out more damage or that his presence also helps extend the round's duration. Similarly, when Brand is played together with Zac on the same team, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees compared to when he plays without Zac. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing alongside Zac.

Moreover, when Brand plays with Zac on the same team, he typically receives a little more damage than when he fights alone. Getting dealt more damage may mean that Zac does a poor job of protecting Brand during team fights.

Synergies between Brand and Zac

Damage Types Compared

Brand with Zac
Brand
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Brand
Zac
Synergy

Is Brand better when played alongside Zac?

There is no universally accepted best companion for Brand that will always be his ideal teammate. However, Zac is a very typical teammate for Brand. By playing on the same side as Brand, he increases their win rate by 0.8% to 52.3%. This proves that there is not really a strong synergy between Brand and Zac that allows them to perform stronger together than without each other.

Zac has a much greater difficulty compared to Brand. That means you should be careful when enlisting Zac teammates to play with, as they will need a much higher level of skill to fight well with you.

When playing together, you should witness an overall large increase in your team’s ability to to do a lot of AP damage. Together, these champions are able to dish out a surprising amount of magic type damage.

Conversely, by grouping Brand and Zac together, you will not be giving your side enough attack damage. Make sure to include other champions on your team that helps cover this hole in this pairing's capabilities.

Regardless of your Zac ally's ability, you should focus on increasing your gold income, warding to avoid ambushes, and clearing objectives. If you heed this simple advice, you should do well anyway.

Additional Information for Brand Players

How We Calculated Our Brand Zac Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Brand and Zac, we analyzed 2,256 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 Zac 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 in order to work well with Zac during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to master additional tricks and insights into this champion pairing. If you mind the build and stats shown above, you will increase your win rate by a lot.

The top items to have in your Brand and Zac synergy build consist of Liandry's Anguish, Rylai's Crystal Scepter, and Demonic Embrace. When Brand bought at least these three items in his build, he did a lot better when paired up with Zac than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Brand boasted an average winrate of 52.3% helping carry Zac with this build.

To have the highest probability of coming out on top against 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 runes players picked for this team composition, this blending of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 52.3% win rate overall.

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