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.
Rappel has a long cooldown. Elise is vulnerable after she has used it.
Elise's Spider Form is more dangerous when you are at low health, and her Human Form more potent when you are at high health.
Rappel will only move Elise straight up and down unless she can descend upon an enemy unit.
The stat comparisons shown here clarify some critical Braum against Elise matchup stats that may help you realize the differences between this pair of champs. For instance, Braum’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Elise’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Braum may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Elise. This observation is largely caused by the differences in assists.
Braum normally has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than his matchup does. Typically, he takes less damage than Elise. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also show that the champion with higher health has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional harm when engaged or poked.
Both League champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Braum usually fairs equally well when taking on Elise, with a 49.8% win rate. Therefore, Braum makes an ok counter for Elise.
While Braum does have a lower winrate than Elise, when on opposite teams, Braum also has a much lower level of difficulty that makes him a less challenging character to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Braum into Elise.
Moreover, Braum has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Elise. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there isn't a single best champion in League of Legends, in Braum vs Elise matchups, Elise 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 Elise. Make sure you focus your tactics on keeping up your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Braum against Elise.
To learn all of the intricacies of Braum to counter Elise during both the early game 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 listen to the build and stats displayed above, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Braum most often gets a similar amount of CS as Elise. Champions who on average don't take many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be effective, such as supports. They are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers shown here to do well.
The top items to have in your Braum versus Elise build consist of Locket of the Iron Solari, Knight's Vow, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Braum included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better when fighting Elise than with most other common item sets. In fact, Braum had an average win rate of 49.8% when playing against Elise with these items in his kit.
To have the greatest chance of beating Elise as Braum, you should take the Guardian, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Biscuit Delivery, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune sets players picked for Braum vs Elise fights, this set of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 49.8% winrate overall.
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