Flame Breath is great to level-up against difficult lane opponents.
It can be valuable to purchase one of the items that can slow enemies: Frozen Mallet, Dead Man's Plate, or Entropy.
Shyvana's abilities all benefit from attacking units. As a result, Attack Speed items are more valuable on her than most champions.
Burnout is an ideal choice for jungling. Monsters will be hit by the full duration, and the speed boost improves her ganking potential.
You can attack Dark Procession to break the wall down.
You can cast Smite on Mist Walkers and the Maiden of the Mist to damage or kill them.
Try to thin out Yorick's minions before you engage him, Mist Walkers will die from a basic attack or a single target spell.
The stats shown on this page clarify several valuable Shyvana vs. Yorick counter stats that may help us interpret the differences between the two. Shyvana’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Yorick’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Shyvana may be more central to her team's team fighting capability than Yorick..
Shyvana often has a slightly larger longest kill spree than her enemy does. Commonly, she receives more damage than Yorick. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also imply that the champion with higher HP has less agility and thus is unable to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.
Both League of Legends champions are great. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Shyvana usually wins when taking on Yorick, with a 51.1% win rate. Therefore, Shyvana makes a good counter to Yorick.
While Shyvana does have a higher win rate than Yorick, when facing one another, Shyvana also has a lower difficulty level that makes her a less time consuming champion to learn. You still need to be cautious when picking Shyvana into Yorick.
Moreover, Shyvana has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Yorick. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Shyvana vs Yorick matchups, Shyvana is the better champ with a higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your teammates during team fights.
Shyvana is a decent counter for Yorick. You will do well by focussing your actions on increasing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you do that, you should hold your own as Shyvana against Yorick.
If you would like to truly master Shyvana in order to counter Yorick during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra lessons on this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and stats presented here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.
Shyvana often gets less CS compared to Yorick. Champs who typically don't take many minion kills usualy don't need much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. They are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the values shown on this page to do well.
The ideal items to prioritize in your Shyvana versus Yorick build include Frostfire Gauntlet, Thornmail, and Force of Nature. When Shyvana bought at least these three items in her build, she performed much better when fighting Yorick than with many other common item sets. In fact, Shyvana boasted an average win rate of 51.1% battling Yorick with this counter build.
To have the highest chance of coming out on top against Yorick as Shyvana, Shyvana players should equip the Press the Attack, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Conditioning, and Unflinching runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune sets we have analyed for Shyvana vs Yorick face-offs, this order of runes yielded the highest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 51.1% win rate overall.
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