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Master Yi
tier-2
P
Q

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W

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E

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R

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Toughest Matchups:
Karthus
42.9%
Graves
43.5%
Lillia
44.1%
Jax
44.1%
Nidalee
44.4%
Vi
44.5%
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Summoner Spells

Starting Items

Hunter's Machete
Refillable Potion
Warding Totem (Trinket)

Core Build Path: 56.25% Win Rate (6236 Games)

Skirmisher's Sabre
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Recurve Bow
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Enchantment: Bloodrazor
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Boots of Speed
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Recurve Bow
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Pickaxe
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Guinsoo's Rageblade

Core Final Build: 54.68% Win Rate (1130 Games)

Enchantment: Bloodrazor
Guinsoo's Rageblade
Wit's End
Mercury's Treads
Death's Dance
Sterak's Gage

Runes: 50.15% Win Rate (2026 Games)

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Skill Order

Q

E

W

Damage Breakdown

68% AD

25% True

Master Yi's Matchups

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Win Rate
50.7%
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vs last patch
Pick Rate
6.1%
(0.0%)
vs last patch
Ban Rate
14.6%
(0.0%)
vs last patch

Playing against Master Yi

Key Insights
Q
will bring Master Yi to his target at the end of the cast. If the target dies before the ability ends, Master Yi returns to the cast location instead.
Master Yi is untargetable during
Q
. It also has no cast time, meaning he can dodge most abilities and attacks by casting it.
W
reduces incoming damage. It's a channel, so you can cancel it with hard CC.
W
resets his auto attack.
Auto attack-based, so
Ninja Tabi
and
Thornmail
are good buys. Stacking health is also efficient since
E
deals true damage.
Master Yi is immune to slows during
R
.
R
's passive reduces his basic abilities' current cooldowns by 70% and extends
R
's duration by 7 seconds per takedown.
Power Spike
Spikes well at level 6 since he unlocks
R
, which is great for ganking and chasing down kills.
Wins most extended trades with attack speed because of
E
and
P
's extra autos.
Scales extremely well into the late game. Decent spike at
Enchantment: Bloodrazor
, but an especially hard spike upon completing
Guinsoo's Rageblade
and
Blade of the Ruined King
.
Cleans up fights extremely well with
Q
's protection and
R
's passive effects.
Vulnerable
Needs time to scale and is bested by many champions in the meantime.
Needs CC from his teammates to reliably pick up kills.
Any form of hard CC that hits Master Yi will completely shut him down and make him an easy target to kill.
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