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.
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.
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.
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.