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

Braum vs Gwen

How to Beat Gwen as Braum in LoL Gwen is in the b tier of champions
Support Tank
Fighter Assassin

How to Beat Gwen as Braum

based on 455 Braum vs Gwen matchups
Win Rate
51.6 %
K/D/A
2.84
Pick Rate
2.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our matchup statistics from the millions of rated League matches that we evaluate each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Gwen as Braum resulted from an evaluation of 455 ranked games where both champions battled each other. This champion pairing is relatively rare. Braum is forced to battle against Gwen in only 2.3% of his games.

Braum vs Gwen Matchup Summary

Braum does a decent job of beating Gwen. On average, he wins a acceptable 51.6% of matches the champs clash against one another in. In Braum against Gwen rounds, Braum’s team is 0.2% more likely to gain first blood, implying that he most likely will be able to get first blood versus Gwen.

Best Braum vs Gwen 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 VowPauldrons of Whiterock

Optional Items

Bulwark of the Mountain

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 Gwen as Braum

Tips for Playing as Braum against Gwen

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 Gwen

Gwen must hit something to recast her Ultimate, try to evade her between casts.

Gwen needs to attack a few times to set up her damage, so try to get the jump on her.

Gwen's Hallowed Mist shroud will only follow her once, after that it will dissipate when she leaves.

Braum vs Gwen Counter Stats

Braum Image
Win Rate
51.6 %
VS
Win Rate
48.4 %
Gwen Image
1.5
< Kills >
6.2
5.5
< Deaths >
5.9
14.1
< Assists >
4.9
0.25
< Killing Sprees >
1.34
33
< Minions Killed >
154
0.04
< Dragons Killed >
0.2
0.44
< Inhibitors >
0.56
1,395
< Physical Damage >
2,884
5,697
< Magic Damage >
12,320
535
< True Damage >
6,122
7,628
< Damage Dealt >
21,326
20,884
< Damage Taken >
28,833
7,657
< Gold Earned >
11,625
1.74
< Towers >
2.47
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.08
2,196
< Total Healing >
5,693
10,249
< Experience >
14,170
46
< Vision Score >
17
22
< Wards Placed >
7
162
< Time Dealing CC >
114

How to Counter Gwen with Braum in LoL

The stats shown here underscore some important Braum versus Gwen matchup statistics that can help you appreciate the differences and similarities between the two. Braum’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Gwen’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Braum may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Gwen. This observation is in large part a result of the differences in assists.

Braum usually has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his counter does. Commonly, he takes less damage than Gwen. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also hint that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from further harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Braum and Gwen

Damage Types Compared

Braum
Gwen
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Braum
Gwen

Who is Better, Braum or Gwen?

Both League champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Braum usually wins when trying to fight Gwen, with a 51.6% win rate. Thus, Braum makes a good counter for Gwen.

While Braum does have a higher winrate compared to Gwen, when facing one another, Braum also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less difficult champ to develop with. You still need to be cautious when picking Braum into Gwen.

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

While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Braum vs Gwen matchups, Braum is the better champ with a higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Braum is a decent counter to Gwen. Focus your play on increasing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Braum against Gwen.

Additional Information for Braum Players

How We Calculated Our Braum vs Gwen Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Gwen as Braum, we analyzed 455 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 Gwen 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

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Braum to counter Gwen during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions presented above, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Braum usually racks up a lot less CS compared to Gwen. Champions who typically don't earn many minion kills usualy don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values reported on this page to do well.

The top items to prioritize in your Braum versus Gwen build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Knight's Vow, and Pauldrons of Whiterock. When Braum bought at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better against Gwen than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Braum had an average win rate of 51.6% battling Gwen with these items in his kit.

To have the highest likelihood of beating Gwen as Braum, Braum players should use 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 builds that we analyzed for Braum vs Gwen clashes, this mixture of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 51.6% win rate overall.

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