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How to Synergize Kayn and Yorick

based on 2,085 Kayn with Yorick pairs
Win Rate
51.6 %
K/D/A
2.09
Pick Rate
1.8 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

At MOBA Champion, we download the stats from from millions of League rounds directly from Riot Games each and every week. Kayn has fought alongside Yorick in 2085 recently played, ranked matches. By pooling so much accurate data from the developers of League, we are confident that we can present to you robust, insightful builds to help Kayn synergize with Yorick. It is relatively rare for Kayn to play alongside Yorick on the same side. This has only occurred in approx. 1.8% of rounds with Kayn.

Kayn Yorick Synergy Summary

Kayn does a decent job of fighting on the same side as Yorick. Usually, he wins an acceptable 51.6% of the time the champs try and synergize their gameplay. If you want to do better as Kayn when playing with Yorick by learning how to better synergize your strategy with him, then dig into the full build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Kayn Yorick Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
HailbladeRefillable Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
Tear of the GoddessSerrated Dirk

Core Kayn Items

~22 Mins
Prowler's ClawMuramanaSerylda's Grudge

Optional Items

Black CleaverEdge of NightYoumuu's GhostbladeMaw of Malmortius

Summoner Spells

summonerflash summoner spell D
summonersmite summoner spell F

Skill Order

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

Runes

Precision Conqueror TriumphLegend: TenacityLast Stand
Inspiration Magical FootwearCosmic Insight
Adaptive Adaptive HealthScaling
Kayn's passive ability p
Kayn q ability q
Kayn w ability w
Kayn e ability e
Kayn's ultimate ability r
1
Q
2
E
3
W
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 Kayn and Yorick

Tips for Playing as Kayn with Yorick

Look at the line-up of both your team and the enemy's team when picking your form.

Remember that nearby enemies can see which wall you're in.

Advice to Understand How Yorick Will Play

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.

Kayn Yorick Synergy Stats

Kayn Image
Win Rate
51.6 %
VS
Win Rate
48.4 %
Yorick Image
6.8
< Kills >
7.2
6.5
< Deaths >
6.3
6.8
< Assists >
7.7
1.55
< Killing Sprees >
1.64
38
< Minions Killed >
43
1.43
< Dragons Killed >
1.43
0.38
< Inhibitors >
0.41
17,168
< Physical Damage >
18,181
564
< Magic Damage >
573
1,232
< True Damage >
1,306
18,965
< Damage Dealt >
20,060
35,848
< Damage Taken >
36,372
12,053
< Gold Earned >
12,283
1.11
< Towers >
1.35
0.26
< Baron Takedowns >
0.29
14,146
< Total Healing >
14,728
13,701
< Experience >
14,018
20
< Vision Score >
20
5
< Wards Placed >
5
283
< Time Dealing CC >
284

How to Play with Yorick as Kayn in LoL

The Kayn 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, Kayn sees a very large drop in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Yorick. His KDA went down from NaN to NaN. This worsening shows that Yorick helps Kayn perform poorer in ranked LoL games. Yet, the small difference shows that this performance change is not very impactful.

When Kayn is an ally to Yorick, he gets a little drop in his complete damage dealt. This could demonstrate that Yorick does not help cover for him to deal more damage or that his allyship also helps extend the round's duration. Similarly, when Kayn is played alongside 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 with Yorick.

Moreover, when Kayn plays with Yorick on the same team, he on average takes a little less damage than when he plays alone. Receiving not as much damage could indicate that Yorick does a decent job of protecting Kayn during teamfights.

Synergies between Kayn and Yorick

Damage Types Compared

Kayn with Yorick
Kayn
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Kayn
Yorick
Synergy

Is Kayn better when played alongside Yorick?

There is no one best companion for Kayn that will 100% of the time be his top ally. Yet, Yorick is a decent teammate for Kayn. By locking into the same team as Kayn, he raises their win rate by 1.2% to 51.6%. This demonstrates that there is a good strategic relationship between Kayn and Yorick that results in them performing stronger together than alone.

Yorick has a lower difficulty than Kayn. That means Kayn players don't need to be very careful when enlisting Yorick allies to play with, as they will require a relatively low level of skill to be able to cooperate well with you.

Working cooperatively, you should expect to observe an overall large increase in your team’s capability to deal physical damage. Together, these champs can tear through the other team with a lot of physcial damage.

Although, by bringing Kayn and Yorick together, you probably will not be giving your team a great deal of magic damage. We recommend you have other champions on your team that offsets this disparity in this pairing's capabilities.

Regardless of your Yorick ally's ability, you should focus on increasing your income, warding to avoid ambushes, and taking down objectives. If you heed this simple advice, you should do well, regardless.

Additional Information for Kayn Players

How We Calculated Our Kayn Yorick Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Kayn and Yorick, we analyzed 2,085 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 Kayn 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

To learn all of the intricacies of Kayn to pair well with Yorick during both the laning and mid / late game phases of LoL games, you should keep reading to learn some more tricks and insights into this champion pairing. If you pay attention to the build and stats presented here, you will increase your win rate significantly.

The ideal items to use in your Kayn and Yorick synergy build include Prowler's Claw, Muramana, and Serylda's Grudge. When Kayn bought at least these three finished items in his build, he performed much better as an ally of Yorick than with most other commonly used item sets. In fact, Kayn boasted an average winrate of 51.6% when playing alongside Yorick with these items in his kit.

To have the greatest likelihood of annihilating your oponents, Kayn players should take the Conqueror, Triumph, Legend: Tenacity, Last Stand, Magical Footwear, and Cosmic Insight runes from the Precision and Inspiration rune sets. Out of all the rune combinations that we analyzed for Kayn and Yorick pairings, this mixture of runes yielded the top win rate. Notably, these runes gave a 51.6% winrate overall.

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