Master Yi Runes
Core Master Yi Item Build Order61.0% Win Rate (2,552 Games)
Doran's Shield

Starting

Berserker's Greaves

1st

Blade of The Ruined King

2nd

Kraken Slayer

3rd

Blade of The Ruined King

4th

Kraken Slayer

5th

Guinsoo's Rageblade

6th

Doran's Shield
Berserker's Greaves
Blade of The Ruined King
Kraken Slayer
Blade of The Ruined King
Kraken Slayer
Guinsoo's Rageblade

Core Master Yi Item Build Path

Situational

Wit's End
Death's Dance
Titanic Hydra
Guardian Angel
Sterak's Gage
Terminus
Experimental Hexplate

Summoner Spells

60.8% Win Rate (11,462 Games)
Flash
Master Yi Skill Order0
Double Strike

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Alpha Strike
Meditate
Wuju Style
Highlander

Master Yi Guide

Learn Master Yi with our Master Yi guide. Learn about Master Yi's strengths and Master Yi's 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.