How to Win Yorick vs Viego Counter Matchup Yorick is in the s tier of champions

Yorick vs Viego

How to Beat Viego as Yorick in LoL Viego is in the b tier of champions
Fighter Tank
Assassin Fighter

How to Beat Viego as Yorick

based on 2,115 Yorick vs Viego matchups
Win Rate
52.1 %
K/D/A
1.64
Pick Rate
3.7 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

At MOBA Champion, we summarize millions of recently ranked League rounds each week. Within our data, Yorick engaged Viego 2115 times. Including so many matchups for Yorick vs Viego gives us a lot of faith in our ability to produce enlightening stats and a recommended build to suppress Viego. This particular champion pairing is relatively rare. Yorick has to counter Viego in only 3.7% of his matches.

Yorick vs Viego Matchup Summary

Yorick has done a good job of countering Viego. Normally, he wins a fantastic 52.1% of the time the champions face one another in. In Yorick versus Viego matches, Yorick’s team is 0.1% less likely to obtain first blood. This implies that he probably won't be able to get first blood against Viego.

Best Yorick vs Viego Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Long SwordRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsRuby Crystal

Core Yorick Items

~22 Mins
Divine SundererHullbreakerTitanic Hydra

Optional Items

Serylda's GrudgeBlack CleaverSpirit VisageDeath's Dance

Summoner Spells

summonerhaste 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 DemolishOvergrowth
Adaptive 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 Viego as Yorick

Tips for Playing as Yorick against Viego

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.

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

Yorick vs Viego Counter Stats

Yorick Image
Win Rate
52.1 %
VS
Win Rate
47.9 %
Viego Image
4.2
< Kills >
7.3
5
< Deaths >
5.5
4
< Assists >
6.4
0.99
< Killing Sprees >
1.68
185
< Minions Killed >
48
0.1
< Dragons Killed >
1.5
0.93
< Inhibitors >
0.45
13,080
< Physical Damage >
14,334
7,146
< Magic Damage >
2,200
613
< True Damage >
1,646
20,840
< Damage Dealt >
18,180
27,265
< Damage Taken >
30,784
12,152
< Gold Earned >
11,851
3.87
< Towers >
1.61
0.05
< Baron Takedowns >
0.33
5,954
< Total Healing >
11,549
15,106
< Experience >
13,449
16
< Vision Score >
21
8
< Wards Placed >
5
207
< Time Dealing CC >
217

How to Counter Viego with Yorick in LoL

The stat comparisons provided here emphasize several vital Yorick against Viego counter stats that can help us interpret the differences and similarities between this set of champs. For instance, Yorick’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Viego’s KDA ratio of NaN, highlighting that Yorick may be more central to his team's team fighting potential than Viego..

Yorick often has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his matchup does. On average, he takes less damage than Viego. This commonly reflects different amounts of tankyness, but it can also illustrate that the one champ has less mobility and thus is unable to escape additional damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Yorick and Viego

Damage Types Compared

Yorick
Viego
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Yorick
Viego

Who is Better, Yorick or Viego?

Both League of Legends champions are great champions. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In the game's current meta, Yorick usually wins when facing off against Viego, with a 52.1% win rate. Thus, Yorick makes a good counter for Viego.

While Yorick does have a higher win rate than Viego, when they face off with one another, Yorick also has a greater difficulty level that makes him a more complex champion to learn. You don't need to be too worried when picking Yorick into Viego.

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

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

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

Additional Information for Yorick Players

How We Calculated Our Yorick vs Viego Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Viego as Yorick, we analyzed 2,115 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 Viego 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 Viego during both the laning and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to pick up a few extra tricks and insights into this matchup. If you listen to the build and stats displayed above, you should increase your win rate by a lot and be that much closer to League of Legends pro players.

Yorick on average racks up much more CS compared to Viego. Champions who typically don't get much CS often don't require much CS to be effective, such as sup champs. They are able to scale properly off of their abilities and first items alone. Yet, champs with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, typically require many items to be effective. In either situation, try to surpass the values displayed here to do well.

The best items to focus on in your Yorick versus Viego build consist of Divine Sunderer, Hullbreaker, and Titanic Hydra. When Yorick included at least these three pieces in his build, he did much better against Viego than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Yorick boasted an average win rate of 52.1% battling Viego with these items in his kit.

To have the highest probability of annihilating Viego as Yorick, you should equip the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Bloodline, Last Stand, Demolish, and Overgrowth runes from the Precision and Resolve rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations we have analyed for Yorick vs Viego battles, this mixture of runes resulted in the best win rate. In fact, these runes averaged a 52.1% win rate overall.

By default, tips, stats, and builds on how to beat Viego as Yorick are displayed for all skill levels combined. To filter the stats and builds to an individual rank, you may use the selection menu earlier on the page.