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

Braum vs Jax

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

How to Beat Jax as Braum

based on 735 Braum vs Jax matchups
Win Rate
47.1 %
K/D/A
2.73
Pick Rate
3.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We calculate our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated League of Legends games that we review each week. This guide on how to beat Jax as Braum came out of an evaluation of 735 ranked rounds where both champions engaged each other. This counter matchup is relatively rare. Braum fights Jax in only 3.7% of his matches.

Braum vs Jax Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Braum does a poor job of beating Jax. Typically, he wins a lowly 47.1% of matches the champs face each other in. In Braum against Jax games, Braum’s team is 0.0% more expected to earn first blood. This implies that he most likely will get first blood against Jax.

Best Braum vs Jax 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

ThornmailBulwark 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
CDRScaling Armor HealthScaling
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 Jax as Braum

Tips for Playing as Braum against Jax

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 Jax

Try to engage him in short bursts instead of going toe-to-toe with him. Preventing him from attacking consecutively drastically lowers his damage output.

Jax can dodge all incoming attacks for a very short amount of time and stuns enemies in melee range when it ends. Wait to strike him until after his dodge is finished.

Braum vs Jax Counter Stats

Braum Image
Win Rate
47.1 %
VS
Win Rate
52.9 %
Jax Image
1.5
< Kills >
6.1
5.5
< Deaths >
5.8
13.5
< Assists >
4.7
0.23
< Killing Sprees >
1.34
33
< Minions Killed >
139
0.04
< Dragons Killed >
0.34
0.45
< Inhibitors >
0.5
1,317
< Physical Damage >
13,280
5,656
< Magic Damage >
4,605
600
< True Damage >
929
7,574
< Damage Dealt >
18,815
20,970
< Damage Taken >
26,377
7,509
< Gold Earned >
11,685
1.76
< Towers >
2.4
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.08
2,166
< Total Healing >
5,292
10,047
< Experience >
13,958
45
< Vision Score >
17
21
< Wards Placed >
8
170
< Time Dealing CC >
265

How to Counter Jax with Braum in LoL

The stat comparisons shown on this page show several significant Braum versus Jax matchup stats that may help us distinguish the distinctions between the pair. For instance, Braum’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Jax’s ratio of NaN, showing that Braum may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Jax. This observation is largely caused by the differences in assists.

Braum usually has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his foe does. On average, he receives less damage than Jax. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also hint that the one champion has less mobility and thus is unable to kite away from further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Braum and Jax

Damage Types Compared

Braum
Jax
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Braum
Jax

Who is Better, Braum or Jax?

Both League champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Braum usually loses when facing off against Jax, with a 47.1% win rate. Therefore, Braum makes a bad counter to Jax.

While Braum does have a lower winrate compared to Jax, when facing one another, Braum also has a lower level of difficulty that makes him a less complex champion to learn and master. You may get destroyed when picking Braum into Jax.

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

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

Braum is a garbage counter for Jax. Make sure you focus your tactics on maximizing your gold income and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Braum against Jax.

Additional Information for Braum Players

How We Calculated Our Braum vs Jax Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Jax as Braum, we analyzed 735 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 Jax 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 truly master Braum to counter Jax during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions presented here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Braum often accumulates a lot less CS compared to Jax. Champions who typically don't take many minion kills often don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the numbers reported here to do well.

The top items to focus on in your Braum versus Jax build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Knight's Vow, and Pauldrons of Whiterock. When Braum incorporated at least these three items in his build, he did much better countering Jax than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Braum boasted an average win rate of 47.1% battling Jax with this counter build.

To have the best chance of annihilating Jax 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. Of all the rune builds players used for Braum vs Jax counters, this combo of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 47.1% winrate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Jax as Braum are presented for all skill levels combined. If you would like to filter the statistics and builds to a distinct player tier, you can use the selection menu located at the top of this page.