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Playstyle: Briar Builds

  1. Attack Speed & Execute

    14,310 Games

    Hail of Blades
    Inspiration
    Duskblade of Draktharr

    55%

  2. Attack Speed & Mobility

    13,785 Games

    Hail of Blades
    Inspiration
    Youmuu's Ghostblade

    55%

  3. Fighter & Engage

    11,690 Games

    Conqueror
    Resolve
    Stridebreaker

    52%

Pro Briar Builds

  1. Selfmade
    Team Vitality

    Selfmade

    Hail of Blades
    Inspiration
    Duskblade of Draktharr

    vs

    Kayn
  2. Gumayusi
    T1

    Gumayusi

    Hail of Blades
    Inspiration
    Youmuu's Ghostblade

    vs

    Lee Sin
  3. Spica
    FlyQuest

    Spica

    Hail of Blades
    Precision
    Eclipse

    vs

    Rengar
  4. Keel
    FC

    Keel

    Hail of Blades
    Precision
    Eclipse

    vs

    Evelynn
  5. Kirei
    NASR eSports Turkey

    Kirei

    Conqueror
    Resolve
    Youmuu's Ghostblade

    vs

    Nocturne
  6. Tenacity
    100 Thieves

    Tenacity

    Conqueror
    Inspiration
    Stridebreaker

    vs

    Taliyah

Core Briar Item Build Order

Scorchclaw Pup

Starting

Duskblade of Draktharr
Serrated Dirk
Caulfield's Warhammer

1st

Plated Steelcaps
Boots
Cloth Armor

2nd

The Collector
Serrated Dirk
Pickaxe
Cloak of Agility

3rd

Axiom Arc
Serrated Dirk
Caulfield's Warhammer

4th

Black Cleaver
Caulfield's Warhammer
Kindlegem
Long Sword

5th

Lord Dominik's Regards
Last Whisper
Cloak of Agility

6th

Scorchclaw Pup

Starting

Duskblade of Draktharr
Serrated Dirk
Caulfield's Warhammer

1st

Plated Steelcaps
Boots
Cloth Armor

2nd

The Collector
Serrated Dirk
Pickaxe
Cloak of Agility

3rd

Axiom Arc
Serrated Dirk
Caulfield's Warhammer

4th

Black Cleaver
Caulfield's Warhammer
Kindlegem
Long Sword

5th

Lord Dominik's Regards
Last Whisper
Cloak of Agility

6th

Core Briar Item Build Path

Scorchclaw Pup
Serrated Dirk
Caulfield's Warhammer
Duskblade of Draktharr
Boots
Cloth Armor
Plated Steelcaps
Serrated Dirk
Pickaxe
Cloak of Agility
The Collector

Situational

Death's Dance
Edge of Night
Guardian Angel
Sterak's Gage
Maw of Malmortius
Blade of The Ruined King
Mercury's Treads

Summoner Spells

FlashSmite

Damage Breakdown

88% AD

Briar Runes

PrecisionDominationSorceryInspirationResolve
ElectrocutePredatorDark HarvestHail of Blades
Cheap ShotTaste of BloodSudden Impact
Zombie WardGhost PoroEyeball Collection
Treasure HunterIngenious HunterRelentless HunterUltimate Hunter
PrecisionSorceryInspirationResolve
Hextech FlashtraptionMagical FootwearPerfect Timing
Future's MarketMinion DematerializerBiscuit Delivery
Cosmic InsightApproach VelocityTime Warp Tonic
lol:shardInfo.adaptive_force,Adaptive Forcelol:shardInfo.attack_speed,Attack Speedlol:shardInfo.ability_haste,Ability Haste
lol:shardInfo.adaptive_force,Adaptive Forcelol:shardInfo.armor,Armorlol:shardInfo.magic_resist,Magic Resist
lol:shardInfo.scaling_health,Scaling Healthlol:shardInfo.armor,Armorlol:shardInfo.magic_resist,Magic Resist
Crimson Curse

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

14

15

16

17

18

Head Rush

Q

Q

Q

Q

Q

Blood Frenzy / Snack Attack

W

W

W

W

W

Chilling Scream

E

E

E

E

E

Certain Death

R

R

R

Briar Skill Order

W

Q

E

Briar's Matchups

Briarwinslane against...

Maokai

Maokai

1643 games

78.8% in Lane

52.5% in Game

Rammus

Rammus

2564 games

73.7% in Lane

50.5% in Game

Sylas

Sylas

1337 games

73.1% in Lane

60.5% in Game

Sejuani

Sejuani

1247 games

71.9% in Lane

53.6% in Game

Zac

Zac

1683 games

71.2% in Lane

50.3% in Game

Elise

Elise

962 games

69.6% in Lane

57.4% in Game

Nunu & Willump

Nunu & Willump

1286 games

68.9% in Lane

54.7% in Game

Wukong

Wukong

981 games

67.9% in Lane

53.6% in Game

Poppy

Poppy

1336 games

66.2% in Lane

51.9% in Game

Ivern

Ivern

1113 games

65.9% in Lane

47.8% in Game

Amumu

Amumu

1519 games

65.1% in Lane

53.3% in Game

Jarvan IV

Jarvan IV

4655 games

64.3% in Lane

54.4% in Game

Shaco

Shaco

3051 games

61.5% in Lane

55.2% in Game

Vi

Vi

2520 games

61.3% in Lane

53.7% in Game

Warwick

Warwick

1581 games

61.2% in Lane

54.5% in Game

Trundle

Trundle

1147 games

61.1% in Lane

51.2% in Game

Jax

Jax

1126 games

59.9% in Lane

52.7% in Game

Fiddlesticks

Fiddlesticks

1837 games

59.6% in Lane

54.2% in Game

Xin Zhao

Xin Zhao

955 games

59.0% in Lane

55.7% in Game

Gragas

Gragas

1041 games

58.8% in Lane

56.1% in Game

Lillia

Lillia

2007 games

58.0% in Lane

53.2% in Game

Lee Sin

Lee Sin

7926 games

57.9% in Lane

54.7% in Game

Rengar

Rengar

1460 games

57.2% in Lane

57.1% in Game

Kayn

Kayn

6009 games

56.8% in Lane

52.6% in Game

Kindred

Kindred

1185 games

56.5% in Lane

53.8% in Game

Evelynn

Evelynn

2259 games

55.1% in Lane

54.7% in Game

Rek'Sai

Rek'Sai

597 games

54.9% in Lane

47.2% in Game

Nidalee

Nidalee

1449 games

54.7% in Lane

56.4% in Game

Udyr

Udyr

1174 games

53.6% in Lane

55.2% in Game

Ekko

Ekko

2785 games

52.2% in Lane

52.5% in Game

Viego

Viego

3669 games

52.2% in Lane

53.6% in Game

Master Yi

Master Yi

3406 games

52.0% in Lane

52.4% in Game

Graves

Graves

5493 games

51.4% in Lane

51.1% in Game

Taliyah

Taliyah

1691 games

51.0% in Lane

51.1% in Game

Diana

Diana

2168 games

50.8% in Lane

58.0% in Game

Bel'Veth

Bel'Veth

2185 games

50.4% in Lane

50.3% in Game

Briarloseslane against...

Karthus

Karthus

1231 games

41.3% in Lane

51.9% in Game

Hecarim

Hecarim

2450 games

42.5% in Lane

53.4% in Game

Talon

Talon

767 games

43.8% in Lane

51.6% in Game

Shyvana

Shyvana

1019 games

49.2% in Lane

55.1% in Game

Kha'Zix

Kha'Zix

3772 games

49.4% in Lane

53.2% in Game

Brand

Brand

933 games

49.8% in Lane

54.3% in Game

Nocturne

Nocturne

5407 games

50.0% in Lane

51.8% in Game

Win Rate

52.7%

(-0.9%)

vs last patch
Pick Rate

11.3%

(+2.2%)

vs last patch
Ban Rate

43.5%

(-7.7%)

vs last patch

Briar Guide

Key Insights
Briar can still cast any of her abilities while Berserk - she just can't control her movement.
Briar
Q
can also be used on allies and jungle plants.
Briar
Q
and both
Briar
W
's reset Briar's attack timer.
Using
Briar
E
ends Berserk.
Strengths
Excels at skirmishing - especially 1v1's.
Briar
E
's damage reduction and powerful knockback can also be utilized for turning losing fights.
Briar
R
's AoE fear doubles as a teamfight initiation tool.
Weaknesses
Anytime Briar turns Berserk, she can be forced to run into the enemy team, potentially getting herself killed.
Briar has no way to heal other than damaging enemies or using
Briar
E
. Poking her before fights severely hurts her effectiveness.
Briar
R
has a 120 second cooldown at rank 1. Once used, she cannot disrupt fights or find picks as easily.