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

Braum vs Lucian

How to Beat Lucian as Braum in LoL Lucian is in the b tier of champions
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How to Beat Lucian as Braum

based on 808 Braum vs Lucian matchups
Win Rate
50.4 %
K/D/A
2.75
Pick Rate
4.1 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked League rounds that we get from Riot Games every week. This guide on how to beat Lucian as Braum came out of an analysis of 808 ranked games where both champs clashed against one another. This counter pairing is somewhat uncommon. Braum encounters Lucian in only 4.1% of his games.

Braum vs Lucian Matchup Summary

Braum does a average job of countering Lucian. On average, he wins a acceptable 50.4% of the time the champs oppose one another in. In Braum versus Lucian rounds, Braum’s team is 0.1% more likely to gain first blood, implying that he probably will get first blood against Lucian.

Best Braum vs Lucian Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionSteel Shoulderguards

Early Items

~5 Mins
Ruby CrystalCloth Armor

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
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 Lucian as Braum

Tips for Playing as Braum against Lucian

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 Lucian

Lucian has strong burst, but little sustained damage.

Piercing Light does not give Lucian extra Attack Range. He still needs to find a target in range to line up his shot. Avoid Piercing Light by anticipating the angle Lucian will choose.

Lucian cannot change the aim of The Culling. Take advantage of this by avoiding the angle of the bullets.

Braum vs Lucian Counter Stats

Braum Image
Win Rate
50.4 %
VS
Win Rate
49.6 %
Lucian Image
1.4
< Kills >
7.8
5.7
< Deaths >
5.9
14.3
< Assists >
6.8
0.22
< Killing Sprees >
1.73
34
< Minions Killed >
177
0.04
< Dragons Killed >
0.24
0.5
< Inhibitors >
0.53
1,311
< Physical Damage >
17,188
5,926
< Magic Damage >
2,790
570
< True Damage >
1,277
7,808
< Damage Dealt >
21,256
21,716
< Damage Taken >
20,290
7,749
< Gold Earned >
12,481
1.79
< Towers >
2.41
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
2,247
< Total Healing >
2,259
10,492
< Experience >
12,642
49
< Vision Score >
19
23
< Wards Placed >
9
178
< Time Dealing CC >
41

How to Counter Lucian with Braum in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here clarify some strategic Braum vs. Lucian counter statistics that may help you understand the differences and similarities between the two. Braum’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Lucian’s KDA ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Braum may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Lucian. This observation is largely a result of the differences in assists.

Braum usually has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than his counter does. On average, he receives a similar amount of damage to Lucian. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, but it can also show that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Braum and Lucian

Damage Types Compared

Braum
Lucian
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Braum
Lucian

Who is Better, Braum or Lucian?

Both LoL champs are great. Both have their pros and cons. In the game's current meta, Braum usually fairs equally well when trying to fight Lucian, with a 50.4% win rate. Thus, Braum makes an ok counter for Lucian.

While Braum does have a higher winrate compared to Lucian, when they face off with one another, Braum also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less complex champ to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Braum into Lucian.

Furthermore, Braum has a good amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Lucian. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

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

Braum is a decent counter for Lucian. Focus your actions on maximizing your CS and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Braum against Lucian.

Additional Information for Braum Players

How We Calculated Our Braum vs Lucian Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Lucian as Braum, we analyzed 808 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 Lucian 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 Lucian during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions presented here, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Braum usually gets a lot less CS relative to Lucian. Champs who on average don't get much CS often don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. They are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually require many items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the numbers reported here to do well.

The most important items to prioritize in your Braum versus Lucian build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Knight's Vow, and Pauldrons of Whiterock. When Braum included at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better against Lucian than with many other common counter builds. In fact, Braum had an average win rate of 50.4% battling Lucian with these items in his kit.

To have the best probability of defeating Lucian 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. Out of all the rune builds players picked for Braum vs Lucian face-offs, this composite of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 50.4% winrate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Lucian as Braum are presented for all skill levels combined. To scope the statistics and builds to a distinct player tier, you may use the selection menu located earlier on the page.