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

Yorick vs Ryze

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

How to Beat Ryze as Yorick

based on 293 Yorick vs Ryze matchups
Win Rate
58.4 %
K/D/A
1.72
Pick Rate
0.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we evaluate millions of ranked League of Legends rounds every week. In our dataset, Yorick fought Ryze 293 times. Using so many matchups for Yorick vs Ryze gives us a lot of confidence in our capacity to prepare actionable stats and a supported build to annihilate your opponent. This particular champ matchup is somewhat rare. Yorick fights Ryze in only 0.7% of his rounds.

Yorick vs Ryze Matchup Summary

Yorick does a great job of beating Ryze. Typically, he wins a fantastic 58.4% of matches the champs battle one another in. In Yorick against Ryze matches, Yorick’s side is 0.0% more expected to get first blood. This implies that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Ryze.

Best Yorick vs Ryze Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's ShieldHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsLong Sword

Core Yorick Items

~22 Mins
Divine SundererHullbreakerSerylda's Grudge

Optional Items

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
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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 Ryze as Yorick

Tips for Playing as Yorick against Ryze

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 Ryze

Ryze is especially dangerous to opponents that are marked with Flux.

Crowd controlling Ryze during Realm Warp's windup will cancel the portal.

Use Realm Warp's windup time to figure out how to deal with what may be coming out of the portal.

Yorick vs Ryze Counter Stats

Yorick Image
Win Rate
58.4 %
VS
Win Rate
41.6 %
Ryze Image
4.2
< Kills >
5
4.7
< Deaths >
5.3
3.9
< Assists >
6.3
0.97
< Killing Sprees >
1.18
184
< Minions Killed >
177
0.12
< Dragons Killed >
0.11
0.95
< Inhibitors >
0.39
12,977
< Physical Damage >
879
6,865
< Magic Damage >
17,877
443
< True Damage >
411
20,287
< Damage Dealt >
19,167
26,144
< Damage Taken >
23,368
12,042
< Gold Earned >
11,279
3.96
< Towers >
1.84
0.08
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
5,965
< Total Healing >
3,079
14,964
< Experience >
14,143
16
< Vision Score >
18
8
< Wards Placed >
9
203
< Time Dealing CC >
127

How to Counter Ryze with Yorick in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here feature some vital Yorick versus Ryze matchup statistics that can help you realize the differences between the two. Yorick’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is better than Ryze’s KDA ratio of NaN, indicating that Yorick may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Ryze..

Yorick normally has a similar longest kill spree as his foe does. Commonly, he takes a similar amount of damage to Ryze. This is usually reflective of different amounts of tankyness; however, it can also illustrate that the champion with higher HP has less agility and thus is unable to flee from additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Yorick and Ryze

Damage Types Compared

Yorick
Ryze
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Yorick
Ryze

Who is Better, Yorick or Ryze?

Both LoL champs are great champions. Both champs have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Yorick usually wins when taking on Ryze, with a 58.4% win rate. As a result, Yorick makes a fantastic counter for Ryze.

While Yorick does have a much higher winrate than Ryze, when facing one another, Yorick also has a lower difficulty level that makes him a less complex champ to learn and master. You should be be fine when picking Yorick into Ryze.

Moreover, Yorick also has only a small amount of utility and CC, a similar amount to Ryze. This makes her just as valuable during teamfights, especially when facing champions with a ton of burst damage.

While there is not a single best champion for every situation in League of Legends, in Yorick vs Ryze 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 allies during teamfights.

Yorick is a great counter for Ryze. You will do well by focussing your gameplay on maximizing your gold and cs and destroying objectives. If you are able to do that, you should do very well as Yorick against Ryze.

Additional Information for Yorick Players

How We Calculated Our Yorick vs Ryze Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Ryze as Yorick, we analyzed 293 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 Ryze 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 Ryze during both the laning 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 mind the build and stats shown here, you will grow your win rate significantly and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Yorick typically racks up a similar amount of CS relative to Ryze. Champions who typically don't earn many minion kills typically don't require much CS to be valuable teammates, such as sup champs. They are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champs with large amounts of CS, such as hyper-carries, often require many items to be effective. In either case, try to exceed the values displayed on this page to do well.

The best items to prioritize in your Yorick versus Ryze build consist of Divine Sunderer, Hullbreaker, and Serylda's Grudge. When Yorick incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he performed much better vs Ryze than with most other common counter builds. In fact, Yorick boasted an average winrate of 58.4% when countering Ryze with this counter build.

To have the highest probability of defeating Ryze 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. Of all the runes we have analyed for Yorick vs Ryze matchups, this sequence of runes yielded the greatest win rate. Moreover, these runes provided a 58.4% win rate overall.

If you would like to view Yorick versus Ryze tips and counter stats for a a distinct player tier, feel free to select one from the selection menu shown above. At first, the stats and guides displayed are computed using all matches with data with both champs.