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.
The stat comparisons shown on this page underscore some valuable Viego against Yorick counter statistics that can help you appreciate the differences and similarities between the pair. For instance, Viego’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Yorick’s ratio of NaN, highlighting that Viego may be more central to their team's team fighting capability than Yorick. This observation is in large part fueled by the difference in kills.
Viego typically has a slightly larger longest killing spree than their opponent does. On average, they receives more damage than Yorick. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also imply that the champion with more health has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from additional damage when engaged or poked.
Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Viego usually loses when facing off against Yorick, with a 48.4% win rate. As a result, Viego makes a bad counter for Yorick.
While Viego does have a lower win rate compared to Yorick, when facing one another, Viego also has a lower learning curve that makes them a less time consuming champ to learn and master. You should be careful when picking Viego into Yorick.
Moreover, Viego also has some amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Yorick. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.
While there is not one best champion overall in League of Legends, in Viego vs Yorick matchups, Yorick is the better champ with a lower win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allies during teamfights.
Viego is a somewhat poor counter to Yorick. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on keeping up your CS and clearing objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Viego against Yorick.
If you would like to truly master Viego to counter Yorick during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should continue reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you pay attention to the build and stats shown here, you will increase your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.
Viego on average accumulates a lot less CS relative to Yorick. Champs who on average don't acquire many minion kills often don't need much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically need a lot of items to be effective. In either case, try to surpass the values displayed on this page to do well.
The most important items to have in your Viego versus Yorick build include Kraken Slayer, Wit's End, and Death's Dance. When Viego bought at least these three items in their build, they did a lot better versus Yorick than with most other commonly used counter builds. In fact, Viego had an average win rate of 48.4% when countering Yorick with this counter build.
To have the highest probability of defeating Yorick as Viego, you should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Alacrity, Coup de Grace, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune sets that we analyzed for Viego vs Yorick counterpicks, this mix of runes resulted in the highest win rate. In fact, these runes gave a 48.4% winrate overall.
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