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

Yorick vs Nautilus

How to Beat Nautilus as Yorick in LoL Nautilus is in the b tier of champions
Fighter Tank
Tank Support

How to Beat Nautilus as Yorick

based on 2,991 Yorick vs Nautilus matchups
Win Rate
55 %
K/D/A
1.84
Pick Rate
2.8 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We at MOBA Champion evaluate millions of recently ranked League matches each and every week. In our dataset, Yorick battled Nautilus 2991 times. Having so many matchups for Yorick versus Nautilus gives us faith in our ability to produce informative data and a supported build to wreck Nautilus. This champion matchup is relatively rare. Yorick encounters Nautilus in only 2.8% of his matches.

Yorick vs Nautilus Matchup Summary

Yorick does a great job of beating Nautilus. On average, he wins a terrific 55.0% of games the champions fight one another in. In Yorick against Nautilus games, Yorick’s team is 0.3% less probable to earn first blood. This indicates that he probably won't get first blood versus Nautilus.

Best Yorick vs Nautilus Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's ShieldHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsCaulfield's Warhammer

Core Yorick Items

~22 Mins
EclipseBlack CleaverSerylda's Grudge

Optional Items

The CollectorRavenous HydraTitanic HydraHullbreaker

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 w
>
Last skill for Yorick to max out e

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: BloodlineLast Stand
Resolve DemolishBone Plating
Adaptive Force Adaptive Force Armor
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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W
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Q
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W
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R
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W
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W
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E
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R

Guide to Countering Nautilus as Yorick

Tips for Playing as Yorick against Nautilus

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

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

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

Advice to Win Against Nautilus

If Nautilus uses Riptide right next to you, hold in place until the ripple effect finishes before running. Running early will run straight into the secondary explosions, causing you to take additional damage and slow.

While Nautilus is shielded, he is capable of dealing large amounts of area of effect damage with his basic attacks - consider taking down the shield if you have time.

Yorick vs Nautilus Counter Stats

Yorick Image
Win Rate
55 %
VS
Win Rate
45 %
Nautilus Image
4.7
< Kills >
2.1
5
< Deaths >
6.2
4.5
< Assists >
12
1.07
< Killing Sprees >
0.4
174
< Minions Killed >
38
0.15
< Dragons Killed >
0.05
0.92
< Inhibitors >
0.4
13,934
< Physical Damage >
2,401
7,390
< Magic Damage >
5,249
547
< True Damage >
747
21,872
< Damage Dealt >
8,399
25,986
< Damage Taken >
20,794
12,054
< Gold Earned >
7,840
3.79
< Towers >
1.37
0.07
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
6,261
< Total Healing >
1,729
14,926
< Experience >
10,422
16
< Vision Score >
40
7
< Wards Placed >
18
225
< Time Dealing CC >
388

How to Counter Nautilus with Yorick in LoL

The stats provided here clarify several important Yorick against Nautilus matchup statistics that may help you distinguish the differences between the two. As an example, Yorick’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Nautilus’s ratio of NaN, showing that Yorick may be more central to his team's team fighting effectiveness than Nautilus..

Yorick typically has a slightly larger longest killing spree than his opponent does. Typically, he receives more damage than Nautilus. This typically indicates different amounts of tankyness, yet it can also hint that the one champ has less mobility and thus is not able to escape additional harm when poked or engaged.

Differences between Yorick and Nautilus

Damage Types Compared

Yorick
Nautilus
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Yorick
Nautilus

Who is Better, Yorick or Nautilus?

Both League champs are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Yorick usually wins when facing off against Nautilus, with a 55.0% win rate. Therefore, Yorick makes a great counter for Nautilus.

While Yorick does have a much higher win rate compared to Nautilus, when on opposite teams, Yorick also has a greater level of difficulty that makes him a more time consuming character to pick up and master. You should be be fine when picking Yorick into Nautilus.

Additionally, Yorick also has almost no amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Nautilus. This often makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when fighting champions with a lot of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion overall in League of Legends, in Yorick vs Nautilus matchups, Yorick is the better champ with a noticably higher win rate, similar champion depth, and a similar amount of utility to help out your allied champions during team fights.

Yorick is a great counter for Nautilus. You will do well by focussing your actions on increasing your gold income and clearing objectives. If you can do that, you should hold your own as Yorick against Nautilus.

Additional Information for Yorick Players

How We Calculated Our Yorick vs Nautilus Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Nautilus as Yorick, we analyzed 2,991 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 Nautilus 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 Nautilus during both the laning 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 listen to the build and stats shown above, you will increase your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Yorick typically accumulates much more CS as Nautilus. Champs who on average don't earn much CS often don't need much CS to be effective, such as supports. These kinds of champions are capable of scaling well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, often need many items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values reported here to do well.

The best items to have in your Yorick versus Nautilus build include Eclipse, Black Cleaver, and Serylda's Grudge. When Yorick combined at least these three items in his build, he did significantly better countering Nautilus than with most other typical counter builds. In fact, Yorick had an average win rate of 55.0% when playing against Nautilus with this counter build.

To have the best probability of crushing Nautilus as Yorick, Yorick players should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Bloodline, Last Stand, Bone Plating, and Demolish runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the runes players picked for Yorick vs Nautilus battles, this composite of runes resulted in the best win rate. Moreover, these runes gave a 55.0% winrate overall.

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