How to Win Ekko vs Yorick Counter Matchup Ekko is in the s tier of champions

Ekko vs Yorick

How to Beat Yorick as Ekko in LoL Yorick is in the s tier of champions
Assassin Fighter
Fighter Tank

How to Beat Yorick as Ekko

based on 2,709 Ekko vs Yorick matchups
Win Rate
48.5 %
K/D/A
2.78
Pick Rate
2.4 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of recently ranked League games each week. In our data, Ekko did battle with Yorick 2709 times. Having so many matchups for Ekko vs Yorick gives us a lot of faith in our capacity to provide useful data and a pro build to defeat your enemy. This particular champ matchup is somewhat rare. Ekko is forced to battle against Yorick in only 2.4% of his games.

Ekko vs Yorick Matchup Summary

Unfortunately, Ekko does a dismal job of countering Yorick. Typically, he wins a acceptable 48.5% of the time the champs face off with one another in. In Ekko against Yorick rounds, Ekko’s team is 0.1% more expected to get first blood, implying that he probably will get first blood against Yorick.

Best Ekko vs Yorick Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's RingHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Blasting WandHextech Alternator

Core Ekko Items

~22 Mins
Hextech RocketbeltRabadon's DeathcapNashor's Tooth

Optional Items

ShadowflameLich BaneZhonya's Hourglass

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Ekko to level up q
>
Second ability for Ekko to level up e
>
Last skill for Ekko to max out w

Runes

Domination Electrocute Sudden ImpactEyeball CollectionTreasure Hunter
Sorcery Absolute FocusGathering Storm
Adaptive Adaptive MagicRes
Ekko's passive ability p
Ekko q ability q
Ekko w ability w
Ekko e ability e
Ekko's ultimate ability r
1
W
2
Q
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
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

Guide to Countering Yorick as Ekko

Tips for Playing as Ekko against Yorick

If you can proc Z-Drive Resonance on an enemy champion, it's worth taking risks to do so. The bonus Move Speed makes it easy to escape.

Phase Dive's dash is a great tool for setting up Ekko's other abilities. Use it to get double hits with Timewinder or get into position to detonate Parallel Convergence.

Chronobreak is a potent escape tool, but it can also be quite powerful when used offensively. Don't underestimate its damage potential.

Advice to Win Against Yorick

You can attack Dark Procession to break the wall down.

Try to thin out Yorick's minions before you engage him, Mist Walkers will die from a basic attack or a single target spell.

You can cast Smite on Mist Walkers and the Maiden of the Mist to damage or kill them.

Ekko vs Yorick Counter Stats

Ekko Image
Win Rate
48.5 %
VS
Win Rate
51.5 %
Yorick Image
7.6
< Kills >
4
5.1
< Deaths >
5.1
6.6
< Assists >
4
1.67
< Killing Sprees >
0.92
94
< Minions Killed >
188
0.92
< Dragons Killed >
0.11
0.48
< Inhibitors >
0.9
2,398
< Physical Damage >
13,458
16,374
< Magic Damage >
7,279
1,209
< True Damage >
538
19,982
< Damage Dealt >
21,277
29,168
< Damage Taken >
27,728
12,171
< Gold Earned >
12,186
1.85
< Towers >
3.8
0.18
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
9,110
< Total Healing >
6,125
13,926
< Experience >
15,251
19
< Vision Score >
16
6
< Wards Placed >
8
401
< Time Dealing CC >
209

How to Counter Yorick with Ekko in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here emphasize several influential Ekko versus Yorick counter stats that can help you distinguish the differences between the pair. Ekko’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Yorick’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Ekko may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Yorick. This observation is in large part a result of the difference in kills.

Ekko usually has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his opponent does. On average, he receives a similar amount of damage to Yorick. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also illustrate that the champion with higher HP has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when poked or engaged.

Differences between Ekko and Yorick

Damage Types Compared

Ekko
Yorick
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Ekko
Yorick

Who is Better, Ekko or Yorick?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Ekko usually loses when taking on Yorick, with a 48.5% win rate. Therefore, Ekko makes a bad counter to Yorick.

While Ekko does have a lower winrate than Yorick, when they face off with one another, Ekko also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more time consuming champ to pick up and master. You should be careful when picking Ekko into Yorickas his relative depth means you may not be able to reach his full potential without a lot of practice beforehand.

Moreover, Ekko has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Yorick. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Ekko vs Yorick matchups, Yorick is the better champion with a lower win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.

Ekko is a somewhat poor counter for Yorick. You will do well by focussing your play on increasing your gold income and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Ekko against Yorick.

Additional Information for Ekko Players

How We Calculated Our Ekko vs Yorick Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Yorick as Ekko, we analyzed 2,709 matchups from recent LoL games. We use rigorous data cleaning and processing methods to ensure that our counter stats are of the highest quality. You can rest assured that the recommended build to counter Yorick as Ekko comes from real data and is not the fabrication of some random LoL player, as some other sites provide. You can use the filters at the top of the page to view the most relevant stats and items to your rank.

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Further Insights to Win this Matchup

To truly master Ekko in order to counter Yorick during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to gather a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you mind the build and tips shown here, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Ekko most often accumulates less CS relative to Yorick. Champions who typically don't acquire much CS often don't require much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically have to have a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values shown on this page to do well.

The ideal items to focus on in your Ekko versus Yorick build include Hextech Rocketbelt, Rabadon's Deathcap, and Nashor's Tooth. When Ekko used at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better vs. Yorick than with most other typical builds. In fact, Ekko had an average win rate of 48.5% when playing against Yorick with this counter build.

To have the highest chance of beating Yorick as Ekko, Ekko players should take the Electrocute, Sudden Impact, Eyeball Collection, Treasure Hunter, Absolute Focus, and Gathering Storm runes from the Domination and Sorcery rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations players used for Ekko vs Yorick battles, this sequence of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 48.5% winrate overall.

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