How to Win Amumu vs Braum Counter Matchup Amumu is in the a tier of champions

Amumu vs Braum

How to Beat Braum as Amumu in LoL Braum is in the b tier of champions
Tank Mage
Support Tank

How to Beat Braum as Amumu

based on 915 Amumu vs Braum matchups
Win Rate
54.6 %
K/D/A
2.7
Pick Rate
0.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our counter stats from the millions of ranked League of Legends rounds that we review each week. This guide on how to beat Braum as Amumu came out of an evaluation of 915 ranked rounds where both champions engaged one another. This particular pairing is relatively rare. Amumu fights Braum in only 0.9% of his rounds.

Amumu vs Braum Matchup Summary

Amumu has done a great job of countering Braum. Typically, he wins a fantastic 54.6% of matches the champions clash against each other in. In Amumu against Braum matches, Amumu’s side is 0.0% more likely to obtain first blood, implying that he most likely will get first blood against Braum.

Best Amumu vs Braum Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsBami's Cinder

Core Amumu Items

~22 Mins
Sunfire AegisThornmailDemonic Embrace

Optional Items

Frozen HeartBulwark of the Mountain

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Amumu to level up e
>
Second ability for Amumu to level up q
>
Last skill for Amumu to max out w

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Domination Cheap ShotUltimate Hunter
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Amumu's passive ability p
Amumu q ability q
Amumu w ability w
Amumu e ability e
Amumu's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
E
3
Q
4
E
5
E
6
R
7
E
8
Q
9
E
10
Q
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R
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Q
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Q
14
W
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W
16
R

Guide to Countering Braum as Amumu

Tips for Playing as Amumu against Braum

Amumu is highly dependent on teammates, so try laning with your friends for maximum effectiveness.

Despair is very effective against other tanks, so make sure you're in range of opponents with the highest Health.

Cooldown Reduction on Amumu is very strong, but it's often difficult to itemize for it. Grab the Golem buff whenever possible to gain Cooldown Reduction without sacrificing stats.

Advice to Win Against Braum

Unbreakable gives Braum extremely strong directional defense, either wait until it is down or outposition the ability.

Braum must land Winter's Bite or a basic attack to start Concussive Blows. If you get marked, exit combat range before getting hit 3 more times to avoid the stun.

Braum's ultimate has a long cast time, use that extra time to dodge. Walking over the frozen ground left behind will slow you, position so that you don't need to cross it.

Amumu vs Braum Counter Stats

Amumu Image
Win Rate
54.6 %
VS
Win Rate
45.4 %
Braum Image
4.6
< Kills >
1.5
6.1
< Deaths >
6.2
11.9
< Assists >
14.2
1.06
< Killing Sprees >
0.22
35
< Minions Killed >
34
1.22
< Dragons Killed >
0.04
0.43
< Inhibitors >
0.43
1,417
< Physical Damage >
1,353
11,764
< Magic Damage >
5,890
2,443
< True Damage >
551
15,625
< Damage Dealt >
7,795
28,591
< Damage Taken >
22,678
10,528
< Gold Earned >
7,768
1.39
< Towers >
1.63
0.31
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
6,266
< Total Healing >
2,342
12,482
< Experience >
10,438
26
< Vision Score >
46
9
< Wards Placed >
22
245
< Time Dealing CC >
178

How to Counter Braum with Amumu in LoL

The stats shown here clarify some vital Amumu vs. Braum matchup stats that may help you distinguish the differences and similarities between these two champions. Amumu’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Braum’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Amumu may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Braum. This observation is in large part a result of the difference in kills.

Amumu normally has a much larger longest kill spree than his opponent does. On average, he receives more damage than Braum. This typically indicates differing health capacities; however, it can also indicate that the champion with higher health has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Amumu and Braum

Damage Types Compared

Amumu
Braum
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Amumu
Braum

Who is Better, Amumu or Braum?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Amumu usually wins when playing against Braum, with a 54.6% win rate. Therefore, Amumu makes a great counter to Braum.

While Amumu does have a much higher win rate than Braum, when facing one another, Amumu also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more challenging champ to pick up and master. You don't need to be too worried when picking Amumu into Braum.

Additionally, Amumu also has a great deal of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Braum. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion in League of Legends, in Amumu vs Braum matchups, Amumu is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.

Amumu is a great counter for Braum. You will do well by focussing your tactics on maximizing your CS and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Amumu against Braum.

Additional Information for Amumu Players

How We Calculated Our Amumu vs Braum Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Braum as Amumu, we analyzed 915 matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Braum as Amumu comes from real 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 the most relevant stats and items to your rank.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to truly master Amumu in order to counter Braum during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and stats displayed here, you should increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Amumu on average picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Braum. Champions who typically don't acquire many minion kills often don't have to have much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have many items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values reported here to do well.

The ideal items to use in your Amumu versus Braum build consist of Sunfire Aegis, Thornmail, and Demonic Embrace. When Amumu bought at least these three items in his build, he did a lot better against Braum than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Amumu boasted an average win rate of 54.6% battling Braum with this counter build.

To have the best chance of beating Braum as Amumu, you should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Cheap Shot, and Ultimate Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Out of all the runes players picked for Amumu vs Braum battles, this mixture of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 54.6% winrate overall.

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