You can use Comet of Legend's flight to grow Starsurge to massive proportions.
Comet of Legend allows you to move quickly around the map; use it to put pressure on other lanes.
Save Voice of Light to use as a defense against melee opponents if you need to - otherwise, use its slow to start a fight at long range.
Meditate is an effective method of healing damage over time, but Master Yi is susceptible to coordinated team ganks early in the game.
Although Master Yi cannot be slowed while using Highlander, other disables can stop him in his tracks.
If Master Yi tries to farm with Alpha Strike, hit him a few times so he has to use mana with Meditate to heal.
The stat comparisons shown on this page highlight some critical Aurelion Sol vs. Master Yi matchup statistics that may help us appreciate the distinctions between this set of champions. As an example, Aurelion Sol’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Master Yi’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Aurelion Sol may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Master Yi. This observation is in large part caused by the differences in assists.
Aurelion Sol normally has a significantly smaller longest killing spree than his opponent does. On average, he receives less damage than Master Yi. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness, but it can also indicate that the champ with increased HP has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from further harm when engaged or poked.
Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Aurelion Sol usually loses when trying to fight Master Yi, with a 46.2% win rate. As a result, Aurelion Sol makes a poor counter to Master Yi.
While Aurelion Sol does have a lower winrate than Master Yi, when on opposite teams, Aurelion Sol also has a much greater learning curve that makes him a more complex champ to pick up and master. You should expect to face a difficult match when picking Aurelion Sol into Master Yias his relative depth means you may not be able to unleash his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.
Furthermore, Aurelion Sol has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Master Yi. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Aurelion Sol vs Master Yi matchups, Master Yi is the better champ with a much lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during late stage team fights.
Aurelion Sol is a terribly counter for Master Yi. You will do well by focussing your tactics on maximizing your CS and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Aurelion Sol against Master Yi.
If you would like to truly master Aurelion Sol in order to counter Master Yi during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you mind the build and stats presented here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Aurelion Sol often gets much more CS relative to Master Yi. Champs who on average don't earn much CS typically don't need much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They are capable of scaling well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have many items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values shown here to do well.
The most crucial items to use in your Aurelion Sol versus Master Yi build consist of Everfrost, Rylai's Crystal Scepter, and Zhonya's Hourglass. When Aurelion Sol used at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better when fighting Master Yi than with many other common item sets. In fact, Aurelion Sol boasted an average win rate of 46.2% when playing against Master Yi with this build.
To have the greatest likelihood of annihilating Master Yi as Aurelion Sol, you should take the Electrocute, Taste of Blood, Eyeball Collection, Relentless Hunter, Biscuit Delivery, and Time Warp Tonic runes from the Domination and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Aurelion Sol vs Master Yi counterpicks, this mixture of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 46.2% win rate overall.
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