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League of Legends Build Guide Author Low Door

Levels 1-12 Guide to Yi

Low Door Last updated on April 27, 2011
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Ability Sequence

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Ability Key Q
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Ability Key W
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Ability Key E
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Ability Key R





Not Updated For Current Season

The masteries shown here are not yet updated for the current season, the guide author needs to set up the new masteries. As such, they will be different than the masteries you see in-game.



Masteries

 
 
 
 
 
2/
Sorcery
Alacrity
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Brute Force
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lethality
Improved Rally
 
 
 
 
 
 
Havoc
 
 

Offense: 6

 
 
 
 
 
Strength of Spirit
Evasion
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Veteran's Scars
Willpower
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ardor
Reinforce
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tenacity
 
 

Defense: 0

 
 
 
 
 
2/
Awareness
Expanded Mind
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Quickness
Blink of an Eye
 
 
 
 
 
Intelligence
Mystical Vision
 
 
 
 
 
 
Presence of the Master
 
 

Utility: 6


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Introduction

This guide is generally geared toward newer players. If you've played Master Yi before then you know, it's about what you can do in a short amount of time.

This is the perfect guide for you if you're between level 1 and 12. As you progress passed these levels, you may find better ways, but this is by-far the best build that I've created personally.

** THIS IS NOT A FULL GUIDE **
This guide is not fully complete, it is meant for players between 1 and 12. Though can be very effective at higher levels.


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Items

It is an effective build, if it may not look like it at first.

Buy a dagger for the attack speed and a healing potion just in case.
Follow up with the Berserker Greaves and purchase a Vampiric Scepter.
Now buy a BF Sword and finish the set with The Blood Thirster. (60+40 Damage & 15%+10% Life steal. Trust me on this one. It works.
Once you have The Blood Thirster purchase a Cloak of Agility, Pickaxe, and another BF Sword.
Finish up the recipe with Infinity Edge.
After you have your Infinity Edge, continue buying Zeal > Phantom Dancer, three times over.

And don't forget to buy Healing & Mana Potions throughout the game as needed.
You can view above for the End-Result stats.

With this item build, I have soloed Baron with Master Yi. ( AT LEVEL 18 DO NOT TRY BEFORE THEN! )


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Creeping / Jungling

Start out the match in the jungle, take out a smaller neutral like the Wraths or the Wolves, then continue to your lane to farm xp and gold, once you reach level 3, you should be able to buy the Berserker Greaves, then it's back into the Jungle, at level 3, getting blue buff is good, make sure you have Smite & a Healing potion. By level 3, you should have +1 point in Alpha Strike, Wuju Style, & Meditate. You're going to need Meditate in the Jungle for healing.

When you have blue buff, you can leave the jungle for a bit and go back to your lane to level for your Ultimate (Highlander).

It's good to go back to the Jungle occasionally to farm gold or buffs.


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Farming

Farming is a must once you have The Blood Thirster, for every one kill you get, your overall Attack damage goes up by 1, and your Life Steal percentage goes up 0.25%.

Once you've reached about 7.50%-8.00% bonus Life Steal and a bonus 30 or so damage, you're ready to go solo the dragon for the free coins in which it gives.