Yorick Runes explained
There's one set of runes for Yorick on patch
11.7that is the clear favorite for LoL players and pros alike. The best Yorick Runes on the position Top are
Resolve as the primary path and
Inspiration as the secondary path with a pick rate of 42%. Besides runes you should take a look on Yorick Build and if you are interested in pro matches take a look at Yorick Probuilds. If you want to discuss
Yorick then you should visit the champion subreddit.
Primary path on Yorick
Resolve empowers the survivability of Yorick and increases the tankiness. Most of high elo players – and our LoL pros in the the major regions – have agreed that
Grasp of the Undying is the best keystone rune to run on
Yorick. This keystone rune gives Yorick alot of sustain and helps to force your opposing champion out of the lane. This is usually followed up by taking
Second Wind and
Demolish increases your pressure on the enemy turrets. This rune will help you to punish bad roams or backtimings of your lane opponent.
Second Wind powers up your sustainablity in lane by healing after taking damage from an enemy champion.
Bone Plating make Yorick overall tankier, by decreasing the amount of poke damage in the early game.
Secondary path on Yorick
When it comes to your secondary path, most
Yorick players prefer to go with
Inspiration opens creative opportunities on Yorick troughout the match. On the
Inspiration path, the best runes for Yorick are
Biscuit Delivery and
Biscuit Delivery is a great rune for laning as it gives additional health and mana, which can help in more aggressive lanes. Yorick gains bonus movement speed by
Approach Velocity, while moving toward enemy champions that are immobilized or slowed. This rune is perfect to follow up engages by your teammates.