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

Braum vs Tristana

How to Beat Tristana as Braum in LoL Tristana is in the a tier of champions
Support Tank
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How to Beat Tristana as Braum

based on 776 Braum vs Tristana matchups
Win Rate
49.4 %
K/D/A
2.78
Pick Rate
3.9 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We summarize our counter stats from the millions of recently ranked LoL matches that we review each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Tristana as Braum came out of an evaluation of 776 ranked rounds where both champs fought each other. This particular counter pairing is somewhat rare. Braum has to counter Tristana in only 3.9% of his rounds.

Braum vs Tristana Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Braum has done a dismal job of beating Tristana. Normally, he wins a acceptable 49.4% of games the champions battle each other in. In Braum versus Tristana games, Braum’s team is 0.0% more expected to obtain first blood, indicating that he probably will get first blood versus Tristana.

Best Braum vs Tristana 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 SolariThornmailPauldrons of Whiterock

Optional Items

Knight's VowBulwark 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 Tristana as Braum

Tips for Playing as Braum against Tristana

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 Tristana

Stand away from your creeps in a lane to take less collateral damage from Explosive Charge.

If you see Tristana activate Rapid Fire in a fight, stun her and try to back off until the spell dissipates.

Braum vs Tristana Counter Stats

Braum Image
Win Rate
49.4 %
VS
Win Rate
50.6 %
Tristana Image
1.6
< Kills >
7.2
5.5
< Deaths >
5.6
13.7
< Assists >
6.5
0.28
< Killing Sprees >
1.66
34
< Minions Killed >
161
0.07
< Dragons Killed >
0.22
0.45
< Inhibitors >
0.59
1,469
< Physical Damage >
15,539
5,908
< Magic Damage >
2,093
551
< True Damage >
2,287
7,928
< Damage Dealt >
19,920
21,210
< Damage Taken >
19,866
7,688
< Gold Earned >
12,464
1.72
< Towers >
2.87
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
2,192
< Total Healing >
2,890
10,269
< Experience >
12,427
43
< Vision Score >
18
20
< Wards Placed >
8
182
< Time Dealing CC >
54

How to Counter Tristana with Braum in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here emphasize some critical Braum against Tristana matchup stats that can help you distinguish the differences and similarities between these two champions. As an example, Braum’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Tristana’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Braum may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Tristana. This observation is in large part caused by the differences in assists.

Braum typically has a significantly smaller longest kill spree than his opponent does. Commonly, he receives a similar amount of damage to Tristana. This is usually reflective of differing health capacities, yet it can also hint that the one champ has less agility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Braum and Tristana

Damage Types Compared

Braum
Tristana
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Braum
Tristana

Who is Better, Braum or Tristana?

Both League champions are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Braum usually fairs equally well when playing against Tristana, with a 49.4% win rate. As a result, Braum makes an ok counter to Tristana.

While Braum does have a lower win rate than Tristana, when facing one another, Braum also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less challenging champ to pick up and master. You still need to be cautious when picking Braum into Tristana.

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

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Braum vs Tristana matchups, Tristana is the better champion with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during late stage team fights.

Braum is a somewhat poor counter for Tristana. Focus your strategy on increasing your CS and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Braum against Tristana.

Additional Information for Braum Players

How We Calculated Our Braum vs Tristana Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Tristana as Braum, we analyzed 776 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 Tristana 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 in order to counter Tristana during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions shown here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Braum often accumulates a lot less CS as Tristana. Champions who typically don't earn much CS typically don't need much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually need a lot of items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the numbers shown here to do well.

The most crucial items to focus on in your Braum versus Tristana build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Thornmail, and Pauldrons of Whiterock. When Braum combined at least these three items in his build, he performed significantly better when facing Tristana than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Braum boasted an average win rate of 49.4% when countering Tristana with these items in his kit.

To have the best likelihood of annihilating Tristana 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 that we analyzed for Braum vs Tristana LoL games, this combination of runes yielded the best win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 49.4% winrate overall.

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