The Best Runes, Items, and Advice to Dominate Your Competition
We calculated our Yorick build recommendations by examining 194,425 recently ranked LoL rounds with him selected. We only advise the best winrate Yorick builds that were built by ranked gamers enough times for us to suggest them. With so many games in our dataset, we are quite confident in our provided builds.
If you are looking for more focused build tips and tactics, please read our guide to playing with Yorick at the bottom of the page. Additionally, Yorick builds specific to a unique skill rank can be viewed by choosing a different rank from the dropdown menu located above. The best Yorick build will be specific to that division’s meta.
Best Yorick Runes
If you are battling a well-mixed enemy team composition, you should strongly consider getting him the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Bone Plating, and Overgrowth runes. In recent games, he won the largest percentage of his rounds when using these runes. However, if you are trying to beat a more single focused enemy team comp, such as an AD heavy or a crowd control heavy team, you should instead glance further down to find the best Yorick runes to win your particular match.
Versus Selected Team Comp
Best Items for Your Yorick Build
The most important items to incorporate into your Yorick build are: Divine Sunderer, Dead Man's Plate, Force of Nature, and Silvermere Dawn. Furthermore, similar to our rune setups, you can also get quality, focused, Yorick item builds further down for the particular enemy team composition you are playing in your ongoing game. Those who included these pieces in their gear had a much higher win rate than those who used other builds for Yorick.
vs AD Heavy Teams
vs AP Heavy Teams
vs CC Heavy Teams
vs Tanky Teams
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.