How to Win Braum vs Aatrox Counter Matchup Braum is in the b tier of champions

Braum vs Aatrox

How to Beat Aatrox as Braum in LoL Aatrox is in the a tier of champions
Support Tank
Fighter Tank

How to Beat Aatrox as Braum

based on 745 Braum vs Aatrox matchups
Win Rate
49.7 %
K/D/A
2.75
Pick Rate
3.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our matchup statistics from the millions of recently rated League of Legends games that we evaluate every week. Our guide on how to beat Aatrox as Braum came out of an analysis of 745 ranked games where both champs fought one another. This particular champion matchup is somewhat rare. Braum fights Aatrox in only 3.8% of his games.

Braum vs Aatrox Matchup Summary

Braum has done a ok job of beating Aatrox. Normally, he wins a acceptable 49.7% of the time the champions fight each other in. In Braum vs Aatrox rounds, Braum’s team is 0.1% more likely to gain first blood. This indicates that he most likely will be able to get first blood versus Aatrox.

Best Braum vs Aatrox Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSteel Shoulderguards

Early Items

~5 Mins
Ruby CrystalCloth Armor

Core Braum Items

~22 Mins
Locket of the Iron SolariKnight's VowBulwark of the Mountain

Optional Items

ThornmailPauldrons of Whiterock

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Resolve Guardian Font of LifeBone PlatingUnflinching
Inspiration Biscuit DeliveryCosmic Insight
AttackSpeed Armor Armor
Braum's passive ability p
Braum q ability q
Braum w ability w
Braum e ability e
Braum's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Aatrox as Braum

Tips for Playing as Braum against Aatrox

Work with your allies to stack Concussive Blows, encourage them to basic attack marked targets.

Leap in front of squishy friends and shield them from projectiles with Unbreakable.

Glacial Fissure leaves a powerful slow zone, position it well to split teamfights and slow the enemy approach.

Advice to Win Against Aatrox

Keep your distance when Aatrox uses his Ultimate to prevent him from reviving.

Aatrox's Infernal Chains are easier to exit when running towards the sides or at Aatrox.

Aatrox's attacks are very telegraphed, so use the time to dodge the hit zones.

Braum vs Aatrox Counter Stats

Braum Image
Win Rate
49.7 %
VS
Win Rate
50.3 %
Aatrox Image
1.4
< Kills >
5.7
5.6
< Deaths >
5.6
14
< Assists >
5.9
0.21
< Killing Sprees >
1.3
33
< Minions Killed >
150
0.06
< Dragons Killed >
0.1
0.47
< Inhibitors >
0.4
1,332
< Physical Damage >
19,350
5,758
< Magic Damage >
87
641
< True Damage >
940
7,732
< Damage Dealt >
20,378
21,141
< Damage Taken >
30,857
7,526
< Gold Earned >
10,996
1.69
< Towers >
1.98
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
2,217
< Total Healing >
11,574
10,008
< Experience >
13,656
46
< Vision Score >
16
22
< Wards Placed >
8
165
< Time Dealing CC >
236

How to Counter Aatrox with Braum in LoL

The stats shown here clarify some important Braum against Aatrox matchup statistics that can help us interpret the differences and similarities between the two. As an example, Braum’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Aatrox’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Braum may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Aatrox. This observation is largely a result of the differences in assists.

Braum usually has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than his counter does. Typically, he takes less damage than Aatrox. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also illustrate that the champ with higher HP has less agility and thus is unable to flee from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Braum and Aatrox

Damage Types Compared

Braum
Aatrox
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Braum
Aatrox

Who is Better, Braum or Aatrox?

Both LoL champions are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Braum usually fairs equally well when playing against Aatrox, with a 49.7% win rate. Therefore, Braum makes an ok counter to Aatrox.

While Braum does have a lower winrate than Aatrox, when facing one another, Braum also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less challenging champion to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Braum into Aatrox.

Moreover, Braum has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Aatrox. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion in League of Legends, in Braum vs Aatrox matchups, Aatrox is the better champ with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during teamfights.

Braum is a somewhat poor counter for Aatrox. Make sure you focus your tactics on increasing your CS and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Braum against Aatrox.

Additional Information for Braum Players

How We Calculated Our Braum vs Aatrox Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Aatrox as Braum, we analyzed 745 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 Aatrox as Braum 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.

Other Useful Resources

Further Insights to Win this Matchup

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Braum to counter Aatrox during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and tips shown above, you should grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Braum most often picks up a lot less CS compared to Aatrox. Champs who typically don't acquire much CS usualy don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The most important items to prioritize in your Braum versus Aatrox build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Knight's Vow, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Braum bought at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better vs Aatrox than with many other typical builds. In fact, Braum had an average win rate of 49.7% when countering Aatrox with this build.

To have the greatest chance of crushing Aatrox as Braum, you should use the Guardian, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players used for Braum vs Aatrox matchups, this order of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 49.7% win rate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Aatrox as Braum are displayed for all skill levels, merged. If you would like to scope the stats and builds to a specific skill level, you may use the selection menu located earlier on the page.