League of Legends Champion Master Yi Master Yi is in the s tier of champions

Master Yi

Assassin Fighter
Master Yi is a assassin Role assassin
Difficulty Average
Power Spike Mid-Game
Double Strike ability p
Alpha Strike ability q
Meditate ability w
Wuju Style ability e
Highlander ability r
jungle

Master Yi Build

based on 112,659 matches
Win Rate
51.8 %
Pick Rate
10.1 %
Ban Rate
37.2 %

How We Come Up with Our Master Yi Builds

We process over 1 Million League of Legends games every day to bring you the most accurate Master Yi build so you can destroy your enemies and improve you win rate. We've broken down our Master Yi builds by rank, position, and enemy team type, so you can find the most accurate set of Master Yi core items and runes for any situation.

Master Yi Build Summary

Master Yi is a a solid jungle champion in League of Legends. His best rune sets are Domination Precision. Adding the highlighted runes shown below in your Master Yi build will give you the bonus stats to help him play well through the laning phase of the round and into the late game. You should focus on building up his q ability first.

Best Build for Master Yi

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
EmberknifeControl Ward

Early Items

~5 Mins
PickaxeRecurve Bow

Core Master Yi Items

~22 Mins
Immortal ShieldbowWit's EndDeath's DancePlated Steelcaps

Optional Items

Guardian AngelTitanic HydraBloodthirsterRanduin's Omen

Summoner Spells

summonersmite summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Master Yi to level up q
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Second ability for Master Yi to level up e
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Last skill for Master Yi to max out w

Runes

Domination Hail of Blades Sudden ImpactEyeball CollectionRelentless Hunter
Precision TriumphLegend: Tenacity
AttackSpeed Adaptive HealthScaling
Master Yi's passive ability p
Master Yi q ability q
Master Yi w ability w
Master Yi e ability e
Master Yi's ultimate ability r
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Q
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E
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Q
4
W
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Q
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R
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E
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E
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E
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E
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R
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Q
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Q
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W
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W
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R

Master Yi Matchups Overview

More Gameplay Tips for Master Yi Players

Tips and Tricks

Master Yi has strong nukes and sustained DPS, along with great escape skills. Playing aggressively is the way to go with him.

Master Yi's Meditate skill allows him to dive into enemies and towers because he takes reduced damage. Use this to tank turret damage and let your team dive too.

Additional Master Yi Build Insights

League of Legends Master Yi players will find him to be a difficult character to build out properly. You'll notice that his build is modified when he is up against either well-rounded or homogenous team comps, showing you shouldn't take the same Master Yi build every game of League of Legends

The most important items to include in your champ's build are: Immortal Shieldbow, Wit's End, and Death's Dance. Players who added these items in their gear had a significantly better winrate than players who worked towards other Master Yi builds. Moreover, if you are fighting a mixed enemy team comp, you should really consider grabbing yourself the Domination, and Precision runes. In recent games, he won the greatest percentage of his rounds when equipped with these runes.

We established our Master Yi build suggestions by examining 112,659 recently ranked League matches with him in them. We only recommend the best winrate Master Yi builds that were built by ranked LoL players enough times for us to suggest them. With so many games in our data, we are quite confident in our recommended builds.