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

Braum vs Viego

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

How to Beat Viego as Braum

based on 755 Braum vs Viego matchups
Win Rate
49.9 %
K/D/A
2.69
Pick Rate
3.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked League matches every week. Within our dataset, Braum engaged Viego in 755 rounds. Using so many games with Braum versus Viego gives us a lot of faith in our capability to produce actionable data and a supported build to crush Viego. This particular champion pairing is somewhat rare. Braum has to counter Viego in only 3.8% of his games.

Braum vs Viego Matchup Summary

Braum does a average job of countering Viego. Typically, he wins a acceptable 49.9% of matches the champs battle one another in. In Braum versus Viego games, Braum’s team is 0.0% more expected to gain first blood, implying that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Viego.

Best Braum vs Viego 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 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
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E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Viego as Braum

Tips for Playing as Braum against Viego

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.

Braum vs Viego Counter Stats

Braum Image
Win Rate
49.9 %
VS
Win Rate
50.1 %
Viego Image
1.5
< Kills >
7.4
5.8
< Deaths >
5.9
14.1
< Assists >
7.3
0.23
< Killing Sprees >
1.73
34
< Minions Killed >
44
0.04
< Dragons Killed >
1.55
0.49
< Inhibitors >
0.48
1,402
< Physical Damage >
13,874
5,852
< Magic Damage >
2,239
596
< True Damage >
1,728
7,851
< Damage Dealt >
17,843
21,757
< Damage Taken >
30,865
7,719
< Gold Earned >
11,942
1.77
< Towers >
1.79
0.01
< Baron Takedowns >
0.32
2,193
< Total Healing >
11,443
10,358
< Experience >
13,243
47
< Vision Score >
22
22
< Wards Placed >
5
172
< Time Dealing CC >
211

How to Counter Viego with Braum in LoL

The stats provided here underscore some influential Braum vs. Viego counter stats that can help you realize the differences between the pair. As an example, Braum’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Viego’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Braum may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Viego. This observation is largely caused by the differences in assists.

Braum usually has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his enemy does. On average, he receives less damage than Viego. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also imply that the champ with increased HP has less agility and thus is unable to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Braum and Viego

Damage Types Compared

Braum
Viego
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Braum
Viego

Who is Better, Braum or Viego?

Both LoL champions are great. Both champs have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Braum usually fairs equally well when trying to fight Viego, with a 49.9% win rate. Therefore, Braum makes an ok counter to Viego.

While Braum does have a lower win rate compared to Viego, when on opposite teams, Braum also has a lower learning curve that makes him a less complex champion to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Braum into Viego.

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

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

Braum is a somewhat poor counter for Viego. You will do well by focussing your strategy on keeping up your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Braum against Viego.

Additional Information for Braum Players

How We Calculated Our Braum vs Viego Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Viego as Braum, we analyzed 755 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 Viego 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 in order to counter Viego during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you mind the build and suggestions displayed here, you will grow your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Braum typically gets a similar amount of CS relative to Viego. Champs who typically don't take much CS typically don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values displayed on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to focus on in your Braum versus Viego build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Knight's Vow, and Pauldrons of Whiterock. When Braum included at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better against Viego than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Braum had an average win rate of 49.9% when playing against Viego with this counter build.

To have the best probability of defeating Viego as Braum, you should use 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 Viego clashes, this composite of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 49.9% win rate overall.

If you need to get Braum versus Viego tips and matchup stats and build suggestions for a a specific division rank, feel free to select one from the selection menu provided above. At first, the statistics and strategies displayed are computed using all rounds run with both champions.