In her champion reveal, we meet an eager, bright-eyed Briar who becomes friends with the first person she sees—at least in her mind. The team wanted to build Briar around a loss of control, but they still needed to preserve a sense of autonomy. August and the team wanted Briar to be a diver and berserker. August and the team eventually landed on the current form of the ult—a projectile skillshot that causes Briar to immediately rush to the first champion it hits. They’re literally drilled into your head, but for Briar it’s not quite as gruesome as all that.”While Briar might come from slightly gruesome origins, she is by no means a dark, sad champion.