How to Synergize Yorick with Kennen on the Same Team Yorick is in the a tier of champions

Yorick with Kennen

How to Win With Yorick and Kennen Paired Together Kennen is in the b tier of champions
Fighter Tank
Mage Marksman

How to Synergize Yorick and Kennen

based on 156 Yorick with Kennen pairs
Win Rate
54.5 %
K/D/A
1.86
Pick Rate
0.4 %

How We Analyze Champion Pairings in LoL

We download the results of from millions of LoL games straight from Riot Games each week. Yorick has been on the same team as Kennen in 156 recent, competitive matches. By amassing so much great data directly from the makers of League, we feel confident that we can provide you with robust, usable builds to help Yorick play with Kennen. It is very rare for Yorick to play alongside Kennen as allies. This has only happened in approx. 0.4% of rounds with Yorick.

Yorick Kennen Synergy Summary

Yorick has done a great job of teaming up with Kennen. Normally, he wins an epic 54.5% of rounds the champions appear on the same team. If you want to maximize your potential as Yorick when playing alongside Kennen by figuring out how to better synergize your tactics with him, then dig into the complete build (with items, runes, summoner spells, and skills) below!

Best Yorick Kennen Synergy Build

Items

Starter Items

Time Target
CullHealth Potion

Early Items

~5 Mins
BootsLong Sword

Core Yorick Items

~22 Mins
Trinity ForceBlack CleaverSerylda's Grudge

Optional Items

Hullbreaker

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 DemolishSecond WindOvergrowth
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 Synergizing Yorick and Kennen

Tips for Playing as Yorick with Kennen

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.

Advice to Understand How Kennen Will Play

You can stun your opponents by inflicting 3 Marks of the Storm upon them.

Lightning Rush can be used to initiate fights with its Energy return component, allowing him to use other abilities afterward.

You can land an initial Mark of the Storm debuff on an opponent with Thundering Shuriken, and then add to it with Electrical Surge.

Yorick Kennen Synergy Stats

Yorick Image
Win Rate
54.5 %
VS
Win Rate
45.5 %
Kennen Image
4.8
< Kills >
4.3
5.1
< Deaths >
5.1
4.7
< Assists >
4.1
1.05
< Killing Sprees >
0.98
192
< Minions Killed >
185
0.14
< Dragons Killed >
0.11
0.99
< Inhibitors >
0.88
14,724
< Physical Damage >
13,238
7,523
< Magic Damage >
7,155
625
< True Damage >
545
22,873
< Damage Dealt >
20,938
28,440
< Damage Taken >
27,196
12,897
< Gold Earned >
12,213
3.99
< Towers >
3.83
0.06
< Baron Takedowns >
0.06
6,803
< Total Healing >
6,162
15,875
< Experience >
15,117
17
< Vision Score >
17
8
< Wards Placed >
8
246
< Time Dealing CC >
210

How to Play with Kennen as Yorick in LoL

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

Overall, Yorick sees a very large drop in his KDA (ratio of kills and assists to deaths) when paired with Kennen. His KDA fell from NaN to NaN. This fall shows that Kennen helps Yorick perform not as well in ranked LoL games. Yet, the small difference shows that this performance change is not very impactful.

When Yorick plays on the same team as Kennen, he sees a clear improvement in his total damage dealt. This could signal that Kennen helps provide cover for him to deal more damage or that his presence also helps increase the match's duration. Similarly, when Yorick is played alongside Kennen 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 Kennen.

Moreover, when Yorick plays with Kennen on the same side, he typically receives a little more damage than when he plays alone. Taking more damage may indicate that Kennen does a poor job of covering Yorick in team fights.

Synergies between Yorick and Kennen

Damage Types Compared

Yorick with Kennen
Yorick
Physical Damage
Magic Damage
True Damage

Champion Playstyles Contrasted

Yorick
Kennen
Synergy

Is Yorick better when played alongside Kennen?

There is no top synergy for Yorick that will 100% of the time be his ideal teammate. However, overall, Kennen is a decent ally for Yorick. By playing on the same team as Yorick, he increases their win rate by 2.9% to 54.5%. This shows that there is a somewhat important bond between Yorick and Kennen that results in them performing at the top of their game together than without each other.

Kennen has a lower difficulty than Yorick. That means Yorick players don't need to be cautious when finding Kennen comrades to go into battle on the same side as, as they will have to have a relatively low level of skill to play well with you.

Working together, you will likely observe an overall large increase in your team’s capacity to deal physical damage. When paired, these champions can provide a great amount of sustained physical damage.

Although, by bringing Yorick and Kennen together, you probably will not be giving your side much utility. We recommend you have other champions on your team that fills this relative hole in this pairing's capabilities.

Regardless of the ability of your Kennen teammate, you need to focus on maximizing your income, staying alive by avoiding foolish fights, and clearing objectives. If you follow these simple suggestions, you should do well anyway.

Additional Information for Yorick Players

How We Calculated Our Yorick Kennen Synergy Build and Stats

For this guide on pairing Yorick and Kennen, we analyzed 156 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 Yorick with Kennen 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 truly master Yorick in order to pair well with Kennen during both the laning and mid / late game phases of LoL matches, you should keep reading to master some more tricks and insights into this champion pairing. If you listen to the build and suggestions shown above, you will grow your win rate by a lot.

The best items to prioritize in your Yorick and Kennen synergy build include Trinity Force, Black Cleaver, and Serylda's Grudge. When Yorick bought at least these three pieces in his build, he did significantly better as an ally of Kennen than with most other commonly used builds. In fact, Yorick had an average winrate of 54.5% helping carry Kennen with these items in his kit.

To have the best chance of vanquishing your oponents, you should equip the Grasp of the Undying, Demolish, Second Wind, Overgrowth, Approach Velocity, and Biscuit Delivery runes from the Resolve and Inspiration rune sets. Of all the rune builds players used for this team composition, this mix of runes resulted in the highest win rate. Notably, these runes provided a 54.5% winrate overall.

If you would like to view Yorick and Kennen cooperations tips and stats for a a specific division rank, feel free to choose one from the selection menu above. At first, the statistics and guides given are calculated using all rounds with data with both champs.