Yorick Build

The Best Runes, Items, and Advice to Dominate Your Competition

LoL Champion


51,659 LoL Matches Analyzed

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We calculated our Yorick build suggestions by analyzing 51,659 recently ranked LoL games with him in them. We only recommend the highest winrate Yorick builds that have been used by ranked players enough times for us to suggest them. With so many games in our data, we are very confident in our suggested builds.

For more focused build guidance and advice, please read our guide at the bottom of the page. Additionally, to see the top Yorick build from a different skill level, please pick a different skill tier from the dropdown above. The calculated Yorick builds will change to reflect that skill level’s meta.

Best Yorick Runes

If you are playing a mixed enemy team comp, you should really consider grabbing him the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Bone Plating, Unflinching, Legend: Tenacity, and Last Stand runes. In recent matches, he won the largest percentage of his rounds when built with these runes. However, if you are playing a more homogenous enemy team composition, such as an AP focused or a tank centric team, you should instead glance below to view the best Yorick runes to defeat your particular combination of foes.


Grasp of the Undying Rune Grasp of the Undying
Demolish Rune Demolish
Bone Plating Rune Bone Plating
Unflinching Rune Unflinching
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Versus Selected Team Comp
Grasp of the Undying Rune Grasp of the Undying
Demolish Rune Demolish
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Unflinching Rune Unflinching
Magical Footwear Rune Magical Footwear
Approach Velocity Rune Approach Velocity

Best Items for Your Yorick Build

The most important items to include in your Yorick build include: Divine Sunderer, Guardian Angel, Sterak's Gage, and Death's Dance. Furthermore, similar to our rune advice, you can also get quality, dedicated, Yorick item builds farther down for the particular enemy team comp you are facing in your ongoing game. Those who included these pieces in their gear had a better winrate than players who tried for other builds for Yorick.

LoL Item Divine SundererLoL Item Guardian AngelLoL Item Sterak's GageLoL Item Death's Dance

vs AD Heavy Teams

LoL Item Divine SundererLoL Item ThornmailLoL Item Dead Man's PlateLoL Item Chempunk Chainsword

vs AP Heavy Teams

LoL Item Divine SundererLoL Item Sterak's GageLoL Item Black CleaverLoL Item Titanic Hydra

vs CC Heavy Teams

LoL Item Divine SundererLoL Item Sterak's GageLoL Item Spirit VisageLoL Item Serylda's Grudge

vs Tanky Teams

LoL Item Divine SundererLoL Item Spirit VisageLoL Item Dead Man's PlateLoL Item Titanic Hydra

Guide to Playing with Yorick

  • Don't spam your abilities too much because they have high cooldown rates.
  • Use Dark Procession to escape enemy ganks and also to trap enemies when chasing them down.
  • The Maiden can be the critical damage necessary to take down enemies so keep her close enough.