How to Win Yorick vs Amumu Counter Matchup Yorick is in the a tier of champions

Yorick vs Amumu

How to Beat Amumu as Yorick in LoL Amumu is in the b tier of champions
Fighter Tank
Tank Mage

How to Beat Amumu as Yorick

based on 2,133 Yorick vs Amumu matchups
Win Rate
50.3 %
K/D/A
1.63
Pick Rate
5 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked League of Legends matches every week. In our dataset, Yorick fought Amumu in 2133 games. Including so many games with Yorick vs Amumu gives us a lot of confidence in our capability to produce actionable stats and a pro build to destroy Amumu. This particular pairing is fairly uncommon. Yorick is forced to battle against Amumu in only 5.0% of his games.

Yorick vs Amumu Matchup Summary

Yorick does a average job of countering Amumu. Normally, he wins a acceptable 50.3% of matches the champs fight each other in. In Yorick versus Amumu matches, Yorick’s side is 0.2% less likely to earn first blood. This implies that he probably won't get first blood against Amumu.

Best Yorick vs Amumu Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordCaulfield's Warhammer

Core Yorick Items

~22 Mins
Divine SundererHullbreakerSerylda's Grudge

Optional Items

Death's DanceBlack CleaverTitanic HydraChempunk Chainsword

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerteleport summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Resolve Grasp of the Undying DemolishSecond WindOvergrowth
Precision Presence of MindLegend: Bloodline
AttackSpeed Adaptive MagicRes
Yorick's passive ability p
Yorick q ability q
Yorick w ability w
Yorick e ability e
Yorick's ultimate ability r
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Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
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Q
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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 Amumu as Yorick

Tips for Playing as Yorick against Amumu

You can send the Maiden down a lane alone, be careful though, as she represents a large portion of your combat power.

You do not need to cast Awakening to regain the ability to cast Last Rites.

The Maiden will attempt to assist you in a fight, so choose your targets well.

Advice to Win Against Amumu

Amumu's Despair makes purchasing primarily Health items a risky proposition.

Erratic movement, or hiding behind creep waves can make it difficult for Amumu to instigate a fight with Bandage Toss.

Avoid bunching up with other allies when Amumu has his ultimate available.

Yorick vs Amumu Counter Stats

Yorick Image
Win Rate
50.3 %
VS
Win Rate
49.7 %
Amumu Image
4.3
< Kills >
4.1
5.2
< Deaths >
6
4.2
< Assists >
11
0.97
< Killing Sprees >
0.9
183
< Minions Killed >
38
0.11
< Dragons Killed >
0.93
0.86
< Inhibitors >
0.38
12,893
< Physical Damage >
1,420
7,116
< Magic Damage >
10,137
494
< True Damage >
2,041
20,504
< Damage Dealt >
13,599
26,984
< Damage Taken >
26,084
12,160
< Gold Earned >
9,839
3.81
< Towers >
1.2
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.22
6,010
< Total Healing >
5,196
14,954
< Experience >
11,903
16
< Vision Score >
29
8
< Wards Placed >
11
199
< Time Dealing CC >
213

How to Counter Amumu with Yorick in LoL

The stats provided here feature some important Yorick versus Amumu matchup statistics that may help us appreciate the differences and similarities between these two champs. Yorick’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Amumu’s ratio of NaN, showing that Yorick may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Amumu..

Yorick usually has a similar longest killing spree as his foe does. Typically, he receives a similar amount of damage to Amumu. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, but it can also imply that the champion with increased HP has less mobility and thus is unable to escape further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Yorick and Amumu

Damage Types Compared

Yorick
Amumu
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Yorick
Amumu

Who is Better, Yorick or Amumu?

Both League champions are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Yorick usually fairs equally well when taking on Amumu, with a 50.3% win rate. As a result, Yorick makes an ok counter to Amumu.

While Yorick does have a higher win rate than Amumu, when facing one another, Yorick also has a much greater difficulty level that makes him a more complex character to develop with. You should be careful when picking Yorick into Amumu.

Furthermore, Yorick has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Amumu. This often makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when trying to counter champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't one best champion in League of Legends, in Yorick vs Amumu matchups, Yorick is the better champ with a similar win rate, more champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your team members during late stage team fights.

Yorick is a decent counter to Amumu. Make sure you focus your tactics on increasing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Yorick against Amumu.

Additional Information for Yorick Players

How We Calculated Our Yorick vs Amumu Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Amumu as Yorick, we analyzed 2,133 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 Amumu as Yorick 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

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Yorick in order to counter Amumu 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 listen to the build and tips displayed here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Yorick often accumulates much more CS compared to Amumu. Champions who on average don't get many minion kills usualy don't require much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are capable of scaling properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values displayed on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to focus on in your Yorick versus Amumu build include Divine Sunderer, Hullbreaker, and Serylda's Grudge. When Yorick combined at least these three items in his build, he did a lot better vs. Amumu than with most other common builds. In fact, Yorick boasted an average winrate of 50.3% when countering Amumu with this build.

To have the best likelihood of crushing Amumu as Yorick, you should use the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Second Wind, Overgrowth, Presence of Mind, and Legend: Bloodline runes from the Resolve and Precision rune sets. Of all the rune combinations players picked for Yorick vs Amumu matchups, this set of runes yielded the best win rate. In fact, these runes provided a 50.3% winrate overall.

By default, tips, statistics, and builds on how to beat Amumu as Yorick are presented for all ranked divisions combined. If you would like to scope the stats and builds to a distinct division, you should use the selection menu earlier in the counter matchup guide.