Yorick vs Mordekaiser Counter Build

How to Beat Mordekaiser as Yorick


We generate our matchup statistics from the millions of recently rated League games that we review each and every week. This Yorick versus Mordekaiser counter guide came out of an examination of 9,185 ranked games where both champs faced each other.

This champ matchup is somewhat uncommon. Yorick fights Mordekaiser in only 4.7% of his games. Yorick has done a good job of beating Mordekaiser. Normally, he wins a fantastic 52.0% of games the champions face off with each other in. In Yorick versus Mordekaiser games, Yorick’s team is 1.0% more likely to obtain first blood, indicating that he probably will be able to get first blood against Mordekaiser.

Matchups Analyzed


Win Rate


Team First Blood


Best Yorick Items to Counter Mordekaiser

The most important items to have in your Yorick versus Mordekaiser build consist of Sterak's Gage, Titanic Hydra, and Divine Sunderer. When Yorick combined at least these three pieces in his build, he performed a lot better vs. Mordekaiser than with most other commonly used builds.

Sterak's Gage Item Titanic Hydra Item Divine Sunderer Item

Best Yorick Runes to Counter Mordekaiser

To have the highest probability of defeating Mordekaiser as Yorick, Yorick players should use the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Second Wind, Overgrowth, Biscuit Delivery, and Time Warp Tonic runes. Of all the runes players chose for Yorick vs Mordekaiser counterpicks, this blending of runes resulted in the highest win rate. We have also displayed the top Mordekaiser runes to fend off Yorick in order to help you realize how he will probably be played against your champion.

Best Yorick Runes

Grasp of the Undying Rune Grasp of the Undying
Demolish Rune Demolish
Second Wind Rune Second Wind
Overgrowth Rune Overgrowth
Biscuit Delivery Rune Biscuit Delivery
Time Warp Tonic Rune Time Warp Tonic

Best Mordekaiser Runes

Conqueror Rune Conqueror
Triumph Rune Triumph
Legend: Tenacity Rune Legend: Tenacity
Last Stand Rune Last Stand
Ravenous Hunter Rune Ravenous Hunter
Taste of Blood Rune Taste of Blood


The following tables underscore several significant Yorick vs. Mordekaiser matchup statistics that may help us interpret the distinctions between the pair. Yorick’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of 1.8 is nearly equal to Mordekaiser’s KDA ratio of 1.9, indicating that Yorick may be just as central to his team's team fighting capacity than Mordekaiser.

Battle Stats


Yorick Stats
4.6 6.2
Mordekaiser Stats


Yorick Stats
5.3 5.6
Mordekaiser Stats


Yorick Stats
5 4.4
Mordekaiser Stats

Largest Killing Spree

Yorick Stats
2.3 3
Mordekaiser Stats

Damage Dealt

Yorick Stats
18654 19817
Mordekaiser Stats

Damage Taken

Yorick Stats
26680 27455
Mordekaiser Stats

Objective Stats

Towers Destroyed

Yorick Stats
5.9 5
Mordekaiser Stats

Inhibitors Destroyed

Yorick Stats
1.1 0.8
Mordekaiser Stats

Dragons Killed

Yorick Stats
1.8 2
Mordekaiser Stats

Barons Killed

Yorick Stats
0.4 0.4
Mordekaiser Stats

Gold Earned

Yorick Stats
10947 10474
Mordekaiser Stats

Minions Killed

Yorick Stats
156 135
Mordekaiser Stats

Yorick typically has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his foe does. On average, Yorick takes a similar amount of damage to Mordekaiser. This often reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also illustrate that the one champion has less mobility and thus is not able to escape further damage when poked or engaged.

Yorick often gets a bit more CS than Mordekaiser. Champs who on average don't acquire much CS typically do not require much CS to be effective. They are able to scale well off their skills and stats alone. However, champions with many minion kills, such as carries, usually have to have a lot of items to be useful. In either situation, try to top the values displayed here to do well.

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How We Analyze Our Matchups

For this counter guide, we analyzed 9185 Yorick vs Mordekaiser 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 Mordekaiser 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.