How to Synergize Alistar with Yorick on the Same Team Alistar is in the s tier of champions

Alistar with Yorick

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Tank Support
Fighter Tank

How to Synergize Alistar and Yorick

based on 565 Alistar with Yorick pairs
Win Rate
52.4 %
K/D/A
2.33
Pick Rate
2.2 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

At MOBA Champion, we take in the results of from millions of League games directly from Riot Games each and every week. Alistar has been on the same team as Yorick in 565 recently played, competitive games. By amassing so much accurate data from the makers of League of Legends, we have complete confidence that we can present to you high-quality, usable builds to help Alistar synergize with Yorick. It is relatively rare for Alistar to play alongside Yorick on the same team. This pairing has only occurred in approximately 2.2% of rounds with Alistar.

Alistar Yorick Synergy Summary

Alistar has done a good job of synergizing with Yorick. On average, he wins an epic 52.4% of matches the champions fight alongside one another. If you want to win more matches as Alistar when fighting on the same team as Yorick by figuring out how to better synergize your gameplay with him, then dig into the full build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Alistar Yorick Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
Health PotionRelic Shield

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsCloth Armor

Core Alistar Items

~22 Mins
Locket of the Iron SolariThornmailBulwark of the Mountain

Optional Items

Zeke's Convergence

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonerdot summoner spell F

Skill Order

First skill for Alistar to level up q
>
Second ability for Alistar to level up w
>
Last skill for Alistar to max out e

Runes

Resolve Aftershock Font of LifeBone PlatingOvergrowth
Inspiration Hextech FlashtraptionCosmic Insight
CDRScaling Armor Armor
Alistar's passive ability p
Alistar q ability q
Alistar w ability w
Alistar e ability e
Alistar's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
W
3
E
4
Q
5
Q
6
R
7
Q
8
W
9
Q
10
W
11
R
12
W
13
W
14
E
15
E
16
R

Guide to Synergizing Alistar and Yorick

Tips for Playing as Alistar with Yorick

Using Flash can allow you catch your target off guard to knock them back into your allies with Pulverize and Headbutt.

Move Speed is very important on Alistar. Consider which boots to buy carefully.

Using Pulverize can allow you to establish better positioning for Headbutt.

Advice to Understand How Yorick Will Play

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.

Alistar Yorick Synergy Stats

Alistar Image
Win Rate
52.4 %
VS
Win Rate
47.6 %
Yorick Image
1.9
< Kills >
1.9
6.4
< Deaths >
6.4
13
< Assists >
13.6
0.31
< Killing Sprees >
0.31
34
< Minions Killed >
36
0.03
< Dragons Killed >
0.03
0.52
< Inhibitors >
0.47
1,170
< Physical Damage >
1,181
6,163
< Magic Damage >
6,043
817
< True Damage >
784
8,151
< Damage Dealt >
8,009
25,176
< Damage Taken >
24,605
7,904
< Gold Earned >
7,749
1.76
< Towers >
1.75
0
< Baron Takedowns >
0.01
8,344
< Total Healing >
8,399
10,289
< Experience >
10,149
46
< Vision Score >
45
22
< Wards Placed >
21
144
< Time Dealing CC >
148

How to Play with Yorick as Alistar in LoL

The Alistar Yorick synergy stats shown here demonstrate the areas of his gameplay that do better (or worse) when paired with Yorick, compared to his overall stats. Significant differences are areas of focus that highlight how his gameplay changes when paired with this other champion.

Overall, Alistar sees a large worsening in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Yorick. His KDA fell from NaN to NaN. This worsening shows that Yorick helps Alistar perform poorer in competitive League of Legends games. Yet, the small difference demonstrates that this performance change is not very impactful.

When Alistar is paired with Yorick, he observes a marginal improvement in his complete damage output. This may demonstrate that Yorick provides protection for him to deal more damage or that his presence also helps increase the game's duration. Similarly, when Alistar is played together with Yorick on the same side, he usually scores many fewer killing sprees than when he plays on his own. This is contrasting evidence that he is worse when playing synergisticly with Yorick.

Moreover, when Alistar plays with Yorick on the same team, he often receives a little more damage than when he plays alone. Getting dealt more damage could indicate that Yorick does a poor job of covering Alistar during teamfights.

Synergies between Alistar and Yorick

Damage Types Compared

Alistar with Yorick
Alistar
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Alistar
Yorick
Synergy

Is Alistar better when played alongside Yorick?

There is no universally accepted best champion pairing for Alistar that will always be his #1 teammate. However, Yorick is a superb teammate for Alistar. By being on the same team as Alistar, he increases their win rate by 3.9% to 52.4%. This proves that there is a strong bond between Alistar and Yorick that allows them to perform better together than without each other.

Yorick has a lower difficulty than Alistar. That means Alistar players don't need to be careful when arranging Yorick allies to fight alongside, as they will need a relatively low level of skill to be able to cooperate well with you.

When playing cooperatively, Alistar players should expect to witness an overall large increase in your team’s capability to soak up damage. Combined, these two will be able to tank for the rest of their team.

Although, by pairing Alistar and Yorick together, you will not be granting your team enough AP. We recommend you have other champions on your team that offsets this relative gap in this pairing's capabilities.

Regardless of the skill of your Yorick ally, you should focus on increasing your income, staying alive by avoiding foolish fights, and taking down objectives. If you do this, you should do well, regardless.

Additional Information for Alistar Players

How We Calculated Our Alistar Yorick Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Alistar and Yorick, we analyzed 565 ranked and recent League of Legends matches. We perform advanced data cleaning and statistical methods to guarantee that our team synergy stats are accurate and reliable. You can be confident that our recommended build to pair Alistar with Yorick comes from actual 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 your division's most relevant stats and build.

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Further Insights to Win with this Champion Pairing

If you would like to learn all of the intricacies of Alistar in order to work well with Yorick during both the laning and mid / late game phases of LoL matches, you should keep reading to learn some more lessons on this champion pairing. If you listen to the build and stats shown above, you will grow your win rate significantly.

The top items to prioritize in your Alistar and Yorick synergy build include Locket of the Iron Solari, Thornmail, and Bulwark of the Mountain. When Alistar incorporated at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better as an ally of Yorick than with most other typical item sets. In fact, Alistar boasted an average win rate of 52.4% when synergizing his build and playstyle to Yorick with these items in his kit.

To have the best chance of defeating your oponents, you should use the Aftershock, Font of Life, Bone Plating, Overgrowth, Hextech Flashtraption, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune builds we have analyed for this team composition, this combination of runes resulted in the top win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 52.4% win rate overall.

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