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

Braum vs Ryze

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

How to Beat Ryze as Braum

based on 125 Braum vs Ryze matchups
Win Rate
53.6 %
K/D/A
2.75
Pick Rate
0.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our matchup stats from the millions of recently rated LoL matches that we review every week. Our guide on how to beat Ryze as Braum resulted from an examination of 125 ranked games where both champions engaged each other. This particular champion matchup is fairly rare. Braum has to counter Ryze in only 0.8% of his matches.

Braum vs Ryze Matchup Summary

Braum does a good job of countering Ryze. Normally, he wins a terrific 53.6% of the time the champs battle one another in. In Braum vs Ryze games, Braum’s team is 0.2% more expected to earn first blood, implying that he probably will get first blood versus Ryze.

Best Braum vs Ryze 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 SolariThornmailKnight's Vow

Optional Items

Pauldrons of WhiterockBulwark 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 Ryze as Braum

Tips for Playing as Braum against Ryze

Work with your allies to stack Concussive Blows, encourage them to basic attack marked targets.

Glacial Fissure leaves a powerful slow zone, position it well to split teamfights and slow the enemy approach.

Leap in front of squishy friends and shield them from projectiles with Unbreakable.

Advice to Win Against Ryze

Ryze is especially dangerous to opponents that are marked with Flux.

Crowd controlling Ryze during Realm Warp's windup will cancel the portal.

Use Realm Warp's windup time to figure out how to deal with what may be coming out of the portal.

Braum vs Ryze Counter Stats

Braum Image
Win Rate
53.6 %
VS
Win Rate
46.4 %
Ryze Image
1.4
< Kills >
5.6
5.7
< Deaths >
5.5
14.3
< Assists >
7.4
0.2
< Killing Sprees >
1.29
35
< Minions Killed >
176
0.06
< Dragons Killed >
0.19
0.51
< Inhibitors >
0.48
1,303
< Physical Damage >
911
5,728
< Magic Damage >
20,004
540
< True Damage >
586
7,572
< Damage Dealt >
21,502
22,047
< Damage Taken >
23,613
7,625
< Gold Earned >
11,838
1.69
< Towers >
1.97
0
< Baron Takedowns >
0.04
2,435
< Total Healing >
2,760
10,522
< Experience >
14,395
46
< Vision Score >
20
21
< Wards Placed >
9
177
< Time Dealing CC >
141

How to Counter Ryze with Braum in LoL

The stats provided here emphasize some important Braum versus Ryze matchup stats that can help you interpret the differences and similarities between this pair of champs. Braum’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Ryze’s ratio of NaN, indicating that Braum may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Ryze. This observation is largely a result of the differences in assists.

Braum typically has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his matchup does. Commonly, he receives a similar amount of damage to Ryze. This often reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also show that the champ with increased health has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.

Differences between Braum and Ryze

Damage Types Compared

Braum
Ryze
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Braum
Ryze

Who is Better, Braum or Ryze?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Braum usually wins when taking on Ryze, with a 53.6% win rate. Thus, Braum makes a great counter for Ryze.

While Braum does have a higher win rate compared to Ryze, when facing one another, Braum also has a much lower learning curve that makes him a less complex character to develop with. You don't need to be too worried when picking Braum into Ryze.

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

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

Braum is a great counter to Ryze. Focus your tactics on maximizing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Braum against Ryze.

Additional Information for Braum Players

How We Calculated Our Braum vs Ryze Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Ryze as Braum, we analyzed 125 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 Ryze 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 learn all of the intricacies of Braum in order to counter Ryze during both the early game 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 tips presented above, you should grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Braum on average racks up a lot less CS as Ryze. Champions who typically don't earn much CS typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have many items to be effective. In either situation, try to exceed the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The most important items to prioritize in your Braum versus Ryze build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Thornmail, and Knight's Vow. When Braum incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better against Ryze than with most other common builds. In fact, Braum boasted an average winrate of 53.6% when playing against Ryze with these items in his kit.

To have the best chance of defeating Ryze 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. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Braum vs Ryze counterpicks, this set of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 53.6% winrate overall.

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