Try using Alpha Strike on a minion in front of an enemy champion so you are placed at a safe distance at the end of the spell.
Wuju Style is very strong early for last hitting minions.
If you're in a lane against ranged players, leveling up Meditate can allow you to stay in the lane longer and gain levels faster than they will.
Rappel has a long cooldown. Elise is vulnerable after she has used it.
Elise's Spider Form is more dangerous when you are at low health, and her Human Form more potent when you are at high health.
Rappel will only move Elise straight up and down unless she can descend upon an enemy unit.
The stat comparisons shown on this page underscore some critical Master Yi vs. Elise matchup statistics that can help us understand the distinctions between the pair. As an example, Master Yi’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Elise’s ratio of NaN, showing that Master Yi may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Elise..
Master Yi normally has a similar longest killing spree as his enemy does. Typically, he takes a similar amount of damage to Elise. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also indicate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.
Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Master Yi usually wins when trying to fight Elise, with a 51.0% win rate. Therefore, Master Yi makes a good counter to Elise.
While Master Yi does have a higher winrate compared to Elise, when facing one another, Master Yi also has a much lower level of difficulty that makes him a less complex champion to learn. You should be careful when picking Master Yi into Elise.
Moreover, Master Yi also has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Elise. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a ton of burst damage.
While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Master Yi vs Elise matchups, Master Yi is the better champ with a similar win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during team fights.
Master Yi is a decent counter for Elise. You will do well by focussing your strategy on keeping up your CS and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Master Yi against Elise.
To learn all of the intricacies of Master Yi in order to counter Elise during both the early game and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions displayed above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Master Yi usually picks up a similar amount of CS compared to Elise. Champions who typically don't earn many minion kills typically don't have to have much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values displayed on this page to do well.
The ideal items to prioritize in your Master Yi versus Elise build consist of Kraken Slayer, Wit's End, and Blade of The Ruined King. When Master Yi incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he did a lot better when fighting Elise than with many other common builds. In fact, Master Yi had an average winrate of 51.0% when countering Elise with this build.
To have the greatest probability of coming out on top against Elise as Master Yi, Master Yi players should equip the Lethal Tempo, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Last Stand, Eyeball Collection, and Treasure Hunter runes from the Precision and Domination rune sets. Of all the runes players used for Master Yi vs Elise LoL games, this mix of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes averaged a 51.0% win rate overall.
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