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

Braum vs Akshan

How to Beat Akshan as Braum in LoL Akshan is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Akshan as Braum

based on 450 Braum vs Akshan matchups
Win Rate
51.3 %
K/D/A
2.98
Pick Rate
2.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our matchup stats from the millions of recently rated League games that we evaluate each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Akshan as Braum resulted from an evaluation of 450 ranked games where both champions fought each other. This counter pairing is fairly rare. Braum is forced to battle against Akshan in only 2.3% of his matches.

Braum vs Akshan Matchup Summary

Braum has done a decent job of countering Akshan. Normally, he wins a acceptable 51.3% of games the champions fight each other in. In Braum versus Akshan rounds, Braum’s side is 0.0% more likely to get first blood. This indicates that he probably will be able to get first blood against Akshan.

Best Braum vs Akshan Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSteel Shoulderguards

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsRuby Crystal

Core Braum Items

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

Optional Items

Pauldrons 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 Akshan as Braum

Tips for Playing as Braum against Akshan

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.

Braum vs Akshan Counter Stats

Braum Image
Win Rate
51.3 %
VS
Win Rate
48.7 %
Akshan Image
1.5
< Kills >
7.3
5.6
< Deaths >
6.5
15.2
< Assists >
6
0.25
< Killing Sprees >
1.68
34
< Minions Killed >
160
0.08
< Dragons Killed >
0.14
0.53
< Inhibitors >
0.46
1,344
< Physical Damage >
16,113
5,788
< Magic Damage >
2,484
551
< True Damage >
2,586
7,683
< Damage Dealt >
21,185
22,058
< Damage Taken >
20,372
7,824
< Gold Earned >
12,128
1.86
< Towers >
2.16
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.03
2,454
< Total Healing >
1,699
10,604
< Experience >
13,487
46
< Vision Score >
19
21
< Wards Placed >
8
183
< Time Dealing CC >
35

How to Counter Akshan with Braum in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here show several critical Braum vs. Akshan matchup stats that can help you interpret the distinctions between this set of champs. Braum’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Akshan’s ratio of NaN, showing that Braum may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Akshan. This observation is largely caused by the differences in assists.

Braum usually has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than his matchup does. On average, he receives a similar amount of damage to Akshan. This commonly reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Braum and Akshan

Damage Types Compared

Braum
Akshan
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Braum
Akshan

Who is Better, Braum or Akshan?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Braum usually wins when taking on Akshan, with a 51.3% win rate. Therefore, Braum makes a good counter to Akshan.

While Braum does have a higher winrate compared to Akshan, when on opposite teams, Braum also has a much greater level of difficulty that makes him a more complex champion to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Braum into Akshan.

Furthermore, Braum also has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Akshan. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Braum vs Akshan matchups, Braum is the better champion with a higher win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Braum is a decent counter to Akshan. Focus your actions on keeping up your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Braum against Akshan.

Additional Information for Braum Players

How We Calculated Our Braum vs Akshan Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Akshan as Braum, we analyzed 450 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 Akshan 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.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To truly master Braum in order to counter Akshan during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and tips shown above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Braum on average picks up a lot less CS compared to Akshan. Champions who on average don't get many minion kills typically don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. They are capable of scaling properly off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require many items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values reported here to do well.

The top items to focus on in your Braum versus Akshan build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Knight's Vow, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Braum used at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better when facing Akshan than with most other common item sets. In fact, Braum boasted an average winrate of 51.3% battling Akshan with this counter build.

To have the highest probability of vanquishing Akshan as Braum, you should equip 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 picked for Braum vs Akshan clashes, this sequence of runes resulted in the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 51.3% win rate overall.

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