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

Yorick vs Vladimir

How to Beat Vladimir as Yorick in LoL Vladimir is in the a tier of champions
Fighter Tank
Mage

How to Beat Vladimir as Yorick

based on 851 Yorick vs Vladimir matchups
Win Rate
55.1 %
K/D/A
1.62
Pick Rate
2 %

How We Analyze LoL Champion Counters

We get our matchup statistics from the millions of ranked LoL matches that we review each and every week. Our guide on how to beat Vladimir as Yorick resulted from an analysis of 851 ranked games where both champions engaged one another. This counter pairing is somewhat rare. Yorick encounters Vladimir in only 2.0% of his rounds.

Yorick vs Vladimir Matchup Summary

Yorick does a great job of beating Vladimir. On average, he wins a whopping 55.1% of the time the champs fight one another in. In Yorick versus Vladimir rounds, Yorick’s team is 0.0% more probable to get first blood, implying that he most likely will be able to get first blood against Vladimir.

Best Yorick vs Vladimir Counter Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Doran's ShieldHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Ruby CrystalLong Sword

Core Yorick Items

~22 Mins
Trinity ForceHullbreakerSerylda's Grudge

Optional Items

Sterak's GageSpirit VisageTitanic HydraThornmail

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

Resolve Grasp of the Undying DemolishBone PlatingOvergrowth
Inspiration Biscuit DeliveryApproach Velocity
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
11
R
12
E
13
E
14
W
15
W
16
R

Guide to Countering Vladimir as Yorick

Tips for Playing as Yorick against Vladimir

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.

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

Advice to Win Against Vladimir

Try to take Vladimir down before Hemoplague detonates, as it will heal him for each afflicted enemy Champion.

Making Vladimir use Sanguine Pool at the start of a fight will maximize the Health cost of the ability to him.

Items that counter Health stacking, such as Liandry's Torment and Blade of the Ruined King, are very effective against Vladimir.

Yorick vs Vladimir Counter Stats

Yorick Image
Win Rate
55.1 %
VS
Win Rate
44.9 %
Vladimir Image
4.3
< Kills >
6.1
5
< Deaths >
5.1
3.8
< Assists >
5.3
1
< Killing Sprees >
1.34
182
< Minions Killed >
174
0.11
< Dragons Killed >
0.08
0.94
< Inhibitors >
0.39
12,038
< Physical Damage >
817
7,034
< Magic Damage >
18,382
537
< True Damage >
865
19,610
< Damage Dealt >
20,064
25,656
< Damage Taken >
26,593
12,022
< Gold Earned >
11,243
4.13
< Towers >
1.77
0.04
< Baron Takedowns >
0.02
5,545
< Total Healing >
21,252
14,928
< Experience >
14,229
16
< Vision Score >
16
8
< Wards Placed >
8
169
< Time Dealing CC >
107

How to Counter Vladimir with Yorick in LoL

The stats provided here show several critical Yorick versus Vladimir matchup statistics that may help us distinguish the differences between this set of champions. For instance, Yorick’s KDA ratio ([kills + assists] / deaths) of NaN is more than Vladimir’s ratio of NaN, demonstrating that Yorick may be more central to his team's team fighting capacity than Vladimir..

Yorick normally has a slightly smaller longest kill spree than his foe does. On average, he takes a similar amount of damage to Vladimir. This typically indicates differing health capacities, yet it can also illustrate that the one champion has less agility and thus is not able to kite away from further damage when engaged or poked.

Differences between Yorick and Vladimir

Damage Types Compared

Yorick
Vladimir
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Compared

Yorick
Vladimir

Who is Better, Yorick or Vladimir?

Both League of Legends champs are great. Both have their strengths, weaknesses, and counters. In League's current meta, Yorick usually wins when taking on Vladimir, with a 55.1% win rate. Therefore, Yorick makes a fantastic counter to Vladimir.

While Yorick does have a much higher win rate than Vladimir, when they face off with one another, Yorick also has a lower level of difficulty that makes him a less difficult character to develop with. You don't need to be too worried when picking Yorick into Vladimir.

Furthermore, Yorick has only a small amount of CC and other utility, a similar amount to Vladimir. This makes her just as valuable during team fights, especially when facing champions with a lot of burst damage.

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

Yorick is a great counter to Vladimir. Focus your gameplay on increasing your gold and cs and taking out objectives. If you are able to do that, you should be able to stand on your own as Yorick against Vladimir.

Additional Information for Yorick Players

How We Calculated Our Yorick vs Vladimir Build and Stats

For this guide on countering Vladimir as Yorick, we analyzed 851 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 Vladimir 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 truly master Yorick in order to counter Vladimir during both the lane and mid / late game phases of League of Legends, you should keep reading to learn a few extra tips and tricks for this matchup. If you listen to the build and suggestions shown above, you will increase your win rate by a lot and be closer to League of Legends pro players.

Yorick most often racks up a similar amount of CS relative to Vladimir. Champions who typically don't acquire many minion kills often don't require much CS to be effective, such as support champions. These kinds of champions are able to scale well off of their skills, stats, and first items alone. Yet, champions with a lot of CS, such as hyper-carries, usually have to have several high cost items to be effective. In either situation, try to do better than the numbers shown on this page to do well.

The most crucial items to use in your Yorick versus Vladimir build consist of Trinity Force, Hullbreaker, and Serylda's Grudge. When Yorick included at least these three items in his build, he performed a lot better against Vladimir than with many other commonly used item sets. In fact, Yorick had an average winrate of 55.1% when countering Vladimir with this build.

To have the best probability of vanquishing Vladimir as Yorick, Yorick players should equip the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Bone Plating, Overgrowth, Biscuit Delivery, and Approach Velocity runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune builds we have analyed for Yorick vs Vladimir counterpicks, this set of runes yielded the highest win rate. Notably, these runes averaged a 55.1% winrate overall.

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