Master Yi Guide

Learn Master Yi with our Master Yi guide. Learn about Master Yi's strengths and Master Yi weaknesses, and harness key insights to optimize your playstyle. Whether you're a seasoned player or new to Master Yi, our guide provides the tools you need to dominate the battlefield.
Key Insights
  • Master Yi is untargetable during
    Master Yi
    Q
    's cast.
  • Master Yi
    Q
    applies on-hit effects.
  • Master Yi
    W
    's damage reduction is increased to 90% for the first 0.5 seconds.
  • Master Yi
    W
    resets Master Yi's auto attack.
  • Master Yi
    R
    's passive reduces Master Yi's basic ability current cooldowns by 70% and extends
    Master Yi
    R
    's duration by 7 seconds per Takedown.
Strengths
  • Has incredible scaling.
  • Excels in extended trades and skirmishes with
    Master Yi
    P
    /
    Master Yi
    E
    .
  • His ganking and teamfighting become much stronger after unlocking
    Master Yi
    R
    .
  • Cleans up fights with
    Master Yi
    Q
    's protection and
    Master Yi
    R
    .
  • Excels with items that enhance his attack speed, on-hit effects, and life steal.
Weaknesses
  • Has a weaker early game and is very reliant on gold and levels.
  • Has trouble entering teamfights.
  • Struggles against most crowd control.