Briar Guide

Learn Briar with our Briar guide. Learn about Briar's strengths and Briar's weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Briar, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
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.