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League of Legends Champion YorickYorick is in the b tier of champions

Yorick

FighterTank
Yorick is a fighterRolefighter
DifficultyAverage
Power SpikeEarly-Game
Shepherd of Souls abilityp
Last Rites abilityq
Dark Procession abilityw
Mourning Mist abilitye
Eulogy of the Isles abilityr
StatsBuildCounters
Runes
Synergies
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Yorick Build

based on 77,403 matches
Win Rate
51.4 %
Pick Rate
7 %
Ban Rate
11.5 %

How We Come Up with Our Yorick Builds

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

Yorick Build Summary

Yorick is a a solid top lane champ in League of Legends. His best rune sets are Resolve Inspiration. Incorporating the selected runes shown below in your Yorick build will help provide you with the additional stats to guarantee he plays well through the laning phase of the round and into the late game. Yorick players should start by building up his q ability first.

Best vsAll Build for Yorick

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordDoran's Shield

Early Items

~5 Mins
Hearthbound AxeSheen

Core Yorick Items

~22 Mins
Duskblade of DraktharrRavenous HydraThe CollectorMercury's Treads

Optional Items

Guardian AngelHullbreakerSerylda's GrudgeSterak's Gage

Summoner Spells

summonerteleport summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Yorick to level upq
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Second ability for Yorick to level upe
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Last skill for Yorick to max outw

Runes

ResolveGrasp of the UndyingDemolishBone PlatingOvergrowth
InspirationMagical FootwearBiscuit Delivery
Attack SpeedAdaptive ForceHealth Scaling
Yorick's passive ability p
Yorick's q ability q
Yorick's w ability w
Yorick's e ability e
Yorick's ultimate ability r
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Q
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E
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Q
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W
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Q
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R
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Q
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E
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Q
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E
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R
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E
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E
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W
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W
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R

Yorick Matchups Overview

More Gameplay Tips for Yorick Players

Tips and Tricks

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.

Additional Yorick Build Insights

League of Legends Yorick players may find him to be a confusing champ to build out properly. You will see that his build changes when he is playing against either diversified or specialized team comps, demonstrating you shouldn't select the same Yorick build every single game of League of Legends

The most important items to use in your champion's build are: Duskblade of Draktharr, Ravenous Hydra, and The Collector. Players who included these items in their kits had a higher winrate than those who worked towards other Yorick builds. Moreover, if you are facing a varied enemy team arrangement, you should strongly consider getting Yorick the Resolve, and Inspiration runes. In recent matches, he won the largest percentage of his games when equipped with these runes.

We established our Yorick build guidance by examining 77,403 recently ranked LoL games with him selected. We only propose the highest winrate Yorick builds that were built by ranked players enough times for us to advise them. With so many rounds in our dataset, we are confident in our recommended builds.