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

Braum vs Heimerdinger

How to Beat Heimerdinger as Braum in LoL Heimerdinger is in the s tier of champions
Support Tank
Mage Support

How to Beat Heimerdinger as Braum

based on 443 Braum vs Heimerdinger matchups
Win Rate
45.4 %
K/D/A
2.7
Pick Rate
2.2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We produce our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated League rounds that we analyze every week. Our guide on how to beat Heimerdinger as Braum came out of an evaluation of 443 ranked matches where both champions faced each other. This particular champ matchup is somewhat rare. Braum has to counter Heimerdinger in only 2.2% of his rounds.

Braum vs Heimerdinger Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Braum has done a terrible job of beating Heimerdinger. On average, he wins a lowly 45.4% of the time the champs oppose one another in. In Braum against Heimerdinger games, Braum’s team is 0.2% more likely to gain first blood. This implies that he probably will get first blood versus Heimerdinger.

Best Braum vs Heimerdinger Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSteel Shoulderguards

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsCloth Armor

Core Braum Items

~22 Mins
Locket of the Iron SolariKnight's VowPauldrons of Whiterock

Optional Items

Bulwark of the MountainThornmail

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 Heimerdinger as Braum

Tips for Playing as Braum against Heimerdinger

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 Heimerdinger

Be wary of Heimerdinger's Upgrade!!!, as he can use it to find an answer to most trouble he gets into. Once his ultimate is down, go in for the kill!

It's better to destroy all of Heimerdinger's turrets at once with the help of creeps than to fight them one at a time.

Braum vs Heimerdinger Counter Stats

Braum Image
Win Rate
45.4 %
VS
Win Rate
54.6 %
Heimerdinger Image
1.6
< Kills >
5.3
5.7
< Deaths >
6
13.8
< Assists >
7.7
0.28
< Killing Sprees >
1.17
34
< Minions Killed >
147
0.04
< Dragons Killed >
0.19
0.41
< Inhibitors >
0.59
1,249
< Physical Damage >
831
5,644
< Magic Damage >
25,831
551
< True Damage >
921
7,445
< Damage Dealt >
27,584
23,165
< Damage Taken >
18,105
7,782
< Gold Earned >
11,155
1.62
< Towers >
2.18
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.09
2,489
< Total Healing >
1,449
10,599
< Experience >
13,859
43
< Vision Score >
22
20
< Wards Placed >
10
224
< Time Dealing CC >
237

How to Counter Heimerdinger with Braum in LoL

The stats provided here underscore several critical Braum versus Heimerdinger counter statistics that may help us realize the differences and similarities between this pair of champs. As an example, Braum’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Heimerdinger’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Braum may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Heimerdinger. This observation is in large part fueled by the differences in assists.

Braum typically has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than his foe does. On average, he takes more damage than Heimerdinger. This often reflects differing health capacities, but it can also hint that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Braum and Heimerdinger

Damage Types Compared

Braum
Heimerdinger
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Braum
Heimerdinger

Who is Better, Braum or Heimerdinger?

Both League champions are great. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Braum usually loses when taking on Heimerdinger, with a 45.4% win rate. Therefore, Braum makes a poor counter to Heimerdinger.

While Braum does have a much lower winrate compared to Heimerdinger, when facing one another, Braum also has a much lower learning curve that makes him a less complex character to learn and master. You should be very concerned when picking Braum into Heimerdinger.

Additionally, Braum has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Heimerdinger. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

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

Braum is a trash counter to Heimerdinger. Focus your play on maximizing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should hold your own as Braum against Heimerdinger.

Additional Information for Braum Players

How We Calculated Our Braum vs Heimerdinger Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Heimerdinger as Braum, we analyzed 443 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 Heimerdinger 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 Heimerdinger 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 pay attention to the build and suggestions presented above, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Braum often racks up a lot less CS as Heimerdinger. Champs who on average don't get much CS often don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need many items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values shown here to do well.

The most crucial items to use in your Braum versus Heimerdinger build consist of Locket of the Iron Solari, Knight's Vow, and Pauldrons of Whiterock. When Braum used at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better against Heimerdinger than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Braum had an average win rate of 45.4% battling Heimerdinger with this build.

To have the greatest likelihood of crushing Heimerdinger as Braum, Braum players should equip 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 combinations players used for Braum vs Heimerdinger battles, this blending of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 45.4% win rate overall.

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