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

Yorick vs Cassiopeia

How to Beat Cassiopeia as Yorick in LoL Cassiopeia is in the s tier of champions
Fighter Tank
Mage

How to Beat Cassiopeia as Yorick

based on 788 Yorick vs Cassiopeia matchups
Win Rate
52.2 %
K/D/A
1.54
Pick Rate
1.3 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We generate our counter statistics from the millions of recently rated League of Legends matches that we analyze each and every week. This guide on how to beat Cassiopeia as Yorick resulted from an examination of 788 ranked matches where both champs faced off against one another. This matchup is fairly rare. Yorick has to counter Cassiopeia in only 1.3% of his rounds.

Yorick vs Cassiopeia Matchup Summary

Yorick does a good job of beating Cassiopeia. On average, he wins a terrific 52.2% of the time the champs face each other in. In Yorick against Cassiopeia rounds, Yorick’s team is 0.1% less probable to get first blood. This indicates that he probably won't get first blood against Cassiopeia.

Best Yorick vs Cassiopeia Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Long SwordSheen

Core Yorick Items

~22 Mins
Divine SundererHullbreakerSerylda's Grudge

Optional Items

Black CleaverSpirit VisageThornmailTitanic Hydra

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

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: BloodlineLast Stand
Resolve DemolishBone Plating
AttackSpeed Adaptive Armor
Yorick's passive ability p
Yorick q ability q
Yorick w ability w
Yorick e ability e
Yorick's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
E
9
Q
10
E
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Cassiopeia as Yorick

Tips for Playing as Yorick against Cassiopeia

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 Cassiopeia

Be wary of Cassiopeia's damage potential with Twin Fang when she has you poisoned.

Turn away from Cassiopeia when she is casting Petrifying Gaze to get slowed instead of stunned.

Yorick vs Cassiopeia Counter Stats

Yorick Image
Win Rate
52.2 %
VS
Win Rate
47.8 %
Cassiopeia Image
4.2
< Kills >
6.6
5.2
< Deaths >
5.7
3.8
< Assists >
5.9
0.96
< Killing Sprees >
1.51
185
< Minions Killed >
169
0.1
< Dragons Killed >
0.16
0.9
< Inhibitors >
0.39
13,202
< Physical Damage >
608
6,874
< Magic Damage >
20,605
556
< True Damage >
480
20,633
< Damage Dealt >
21,694
25,879
< Damage Taken >
23,226
12,185
< Gold Earned >
11,552
3.76
< Towers >
1.68
0.06
< Baron Takedowns >
0.05
5,881
< Total Healing >
5,523
15,027
< Experience >
14,189
16
< Vision Score >
18
8
< Wards Placed >
9
219
< Time Dealing CC >
494

How to Counter Cassiopeia with Yorick in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here underscore several strategic Yorick against Cassiopeia matchup statistics that may help you figure out the differences and similarities between these two champs. Yorick’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is greater than Cassiopeia’s KDA ratio of NaN, showing that Yorick may be more central to his team's team fighting capability than Cassiopeia..

Yorick typically has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his foe does. On average, he takes a similar amount of damage to Cassiopeia. This commonly reflects differing health capacities, yet it can also hint that the one champion has less agility and thus is unable to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Yorick and Cassiopeia

Damage Types Compared

Yorick
Cassiopeia
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Yorick
Cassiopeia

Who is Better, Yorick or Cassiopeia?

Both League of Legends champs are great champions. Both have their pros and cons. In League's current meta, Yorick usually wins when facing off against Cassiopeia, with a 52.2% win rate. Therefore, Yorick makes a good counter for Cassiopeia.

While Yorick does have a higher win rate than Cassiopeia, when they face off with one another, Yorick also has a much lower learning curve that makes him a less time consuming champion to develop with. You don't need to be too worried when picking Yorick into Cassiopeia.

Additionally, Yorick has almost no amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Cassiopeia. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there isn't a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Yorick vs Cassiopeia matchups, Yorick is the better champion with a noticably higher win rate, less champion complexity, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during late stage team fights.

Yorick is a good counter to Cassiopeia. You will do well by focussing your actions on maximizing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Yorick against Cassiopeia.

Additional Information for Yorick Players

How We Calculated Our Yorick vs Cassiopeia Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Cassiopeia as Yorick, we analyzed 788 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 Cassiopeia 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 to counter Cassiopeia during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to gather a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats displayed here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Yorick often picks up a similar amount of CS as Cassiopeia. Champions who typically don't get many minion kills usualy don't require much CS to be effective, such as support champions. They are able to scale well off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often have to have many items to be effective. In either case, try to do better than the values shown on this page to do well.

The best items to prioritize in your Yorick versus Cassiopeia build include Divine Sunderer, Hullbreaker, and Serylda's Grudge. When Yorick combined at least these three items in his build, he performed much better vs. Cassiopeia than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Yorick boasted an average win rate of 52.2% battling Cassiopeia with this build.

To have the greatest chance of defeating Cassiopeia as Yorick, Yorick players should use the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Bloodline, Last Stand, Demolish, and Bone Plating runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the runes that we analyzed for Yorick vs Cassiopeia clashes, this set of runes resulted in the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 52.2% winrate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Cassiopeia as Yorick are given for all skill levels, merged. To scope the statistics and builds to an individual rank, you should use the selection menu earlier on the page.