How to Win Braum vs Kai'Sa Counter Matchup Braum is in the b tier of champions

Braum vs Kai'Sa

How to Beat Kai'Sa as Braum in LoL Kai'Sa is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Kai'Sa as Braum

based on 1,289 Braum vs Kai'Sa matchups
Win Rate
51.3 %
K/D/A
2.82
Pick Rate
6.5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion summarize millions of ranked League games each week. Within our dataset, Braum faced off against Kai'Sa in 1289 rounds. With so many games with Braum versus Kai'Sa gives us a lot of confidence in our capability to produce enlightening statistics and a recommended build to crush your enemy. This matchup is somewhat uncommon. Braum is forced to battle against Kai'Sa in only 6.5% of his matches.

Braum vs Kai'Sa Matchup Summary

Braum has done a decent job of countering Kai'Sa. Typically, he wins a acceptable 51.3% of matches the champs oppose each other in. In Braum vs Kai'Sa rounds, Braum’s team is 0.0% more likely to gain first blood. This implies that he probably will be able to get first blood versus Kai'Sa.

Best Braum vs Kai'Sa 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 VowBulwark of the Mountain

Optional Items

ThornmailPauldrons 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 MagicRes
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
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R
12
E
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E
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W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Kai'Sa as Braum

Tips for Playing as Braum against Kai'Sa

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 Kai'Sa

Kai'Sa is very vulnerable to getting outranged by mages and long range carries.

Make sure to place wards in your blind spots so you can see Kai'Sa coming.

Kai'Sa is very good at picking off isolated enemies. Stick together against her.

Braum vs Kai'Sa Counter Stats

Braum Image
Win Rate
51.3 %
VS
Win Rate
48.7 %
Kai'Sa Image
1.5
< Kills >
7.8
5.7
< Deaths >
5.9
14.6
< Assists >
6.6
0.24
< Killing Sprees >
1.79
34
< Minions Killed >
176
0.04
< Dragons Killed >
0.28
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.55
1,421
< Physical Damage >
13,072
5,921
< Magic Damage >
5,168
574
< True Damage >
2,155
7,916
< Damage Dealt >
20,396
21,741
< Damage Taken >
19,005
7,807
< Gold Earned >
12,823
1.88
< Towers >
2.32
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.1
2,318
< Total Healing >
2,873
10,558
< Experience >
12,599
47
< Vision Score >
19
22
< Wards Placed >
9
178
< Time Dealing CC >
32

How to Counter Kai'Sa with Braum in LoL

The stat comparisons shown here highlight some influential Braum versus Kai'Sa matchup statistics that may help us explain the differences between the pair. As an example, Braum’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Kai'Sa’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Braum may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Kai'Sa. This observation is in large part caused by the differences in assists.

Braum normally has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his enemy does. Typically, he receives a similar amount of damage to Kai'Sa. This often reflects differing health capacities; however, it can also imply that the champion with increased HP has less mobility and thus is unable to flee from additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Braum and Kai'Sa

Damage Types Compared

Braum
Kai'Sa
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Braum
Kai'Sa

Who is Better, Braum or Kai'Sa?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Braum usually wins when taking on Kai'Sa, with a 51.3% win rate. As a result, Braum makes a good counter for Kai'Sa.

While Braum does have a higher win rate than Kai'Sa, when facing one another, Braum also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less challenging champion to develop with. You should be careful when picking Braum into Kai'Sa.

Additionally, Braum also has a good amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Kai'Sa. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Braum vs Kai'Sa matchups, Braum is the better champion with a higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.

Braum is a decent counter to Kai'Sa. Make sure you focus your play on maximizing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Braum against Kai'Sa.

Additional Information for Braum Players

How We Calculated Our Braum vs Kai'Sa Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Kai'Sa as Braum, we analyzed 1,289 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 Kai'Sa 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 to counter Kai'Sa during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions displayed here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Braum most often picks up a lot less CS relative to Kai'Sa. Champions who on average don't acquire much CS typically don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have many items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values displayed on this page to do well.

The top items to have in your Braum versus Kai'Sa build consist of Locket of the Iron Solari, Knight's Vow, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Braum combined at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better when facing Kai'Sa than with many other commonly used builds. In fact, Braum had an average winrate of 51.3% when playing against Kai'Sa with these items in his kit.

To have the best likelihood of annihilating Kai'Sa as Braum, Braum players should take 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 builds we have analyed for Braum vs Kai'Sa LoL games, this order of runes yielded the greatest win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 51.3% winrate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Kai'Sa as Braum are shown for all ranked divisions combined. To scope the statistics and builds to a particular skill level, you can use the selection menu earlier on the page.