Best Yi Sun-shin build 2024 | Emblems, Items, Strategy | Mobile Legends

Yi Sun-shin

In the ever-evolving meta of Mobile Legends, mastering the art of hero builds is crucial for success. Yisunshin, an Assassin/Marksman known for his ability to switch attack status from ranged to close attack, boasts high damage, mobility, and the capacity to swiftly eliminate weak targets. This guide is dedicated to helping you craft the best Yisunshin build for the current meta.


Hero TierA
Movement SPD250
Physical Attack110
Physical Defense22
Magical Defense5
Attack Speed0.826
Hp Regen7.2
Mana Regen3

Yisunshin Spells Build

Spells add an extra layer to Yisunshin’s skillset, and the recommended spells are Retribution and Ice Retribution. Yisunshin excels as a strong jungler when utilizing Retribution and then upgrading to Ice Retribution.

Yisunshin Items Build

Building the right items is crucial to enhancing Yisunshin’s strength and securing victories. Three primary build options are highlighted: Jungle, Burst, and Attack & Defend. The recommended pro build includes Ice Hunter’s Arcane Boots, War Axe, Endless Battle, Malefic Roar, Blade of Despair, and Winter Truncheon.

Effects Items Build:

  • Physical Attack: Endless Battle, Blade_of_Despair, Berserker’s Fury, Malefic Roar, War Axe, Wind_of_Nature
  • Attack Speed: Wind_of_Nature
  • Lifesteal: Endless Battle, Wind_of_Nature
  • CD Reduction: Endless Battle, War Axe
  • Movement Speed: Endless Battle, Magic_Shoes, Blade_of_Despair, Ice Hunter’s Arcane Boots
  • HP: Endless Battle, War Axe, Brute_Force_Breastplate, Winter_Truncheon
  • Crit Chance: Berserker’s Fury
  • Mana Regen: Endless Battle
  • Physical Penetration: Malefic Roar
  • Immune: Wind_of_Nature
  • HP Regen: Immortality
  • Physical Defense: Immortality, Brute_Force_Breastplate, Winter_Truncheon
  • Magic Power: Winter_Truncheon

Yisunshin Emblems Build

Emblems enhance Yisunshin’s attributes and effects. The recommended emblem set is the Assassin emblem set, focusing on Adaptive Penetration, Adaptive Attack, and Movement Speed.

Yisunshin Skill Order

Follow this skill order for optimal performance: Skill 1 (Traceless) -> Skill 3 (Mountain Shocker) -> Skill 2 (Blood Floods).

Effects from Skills:

  • Skill 1 – Without Turtle Ship (Traceless): Blink, AoE.
  • Skill 1 – With Turtle Ship (Dauntless Fleet): Blink, AoE.
  • Skill 2 (Blood Floods): AoE.
  • Skill 3 (Mountain Shocker): AoE.

Yisunshin Combo

Mastering Yisunshin’s combos is essential for success. Here are some basic combos:

  1. Combo 1: Skill 1 -> AA.
    • Traceless -> AA
  2. Combo 2: Skill 1 -> AA -> Skill 2.
    • Traceless -> AA -> Blood Floods
  3. Combo 3: AA -> Skill 1 -> AA -> Skill 2 -> AA -> Skill 3.
    • AA -> Traceless -> AA -> Blood Floods -> AA -> Mountain Shocker

Yisunshin Pros & Cons


  • High mobility.
  • Good immune capabilities.
  • Excellent escape skill.
  • Hero with one map attack area.
  • Very strong in the late game.


  • Long cooldown on skills.
  • Weak in the early game.
  • The ultimate damage is relatively small.
  • Difficult to play.
  • Lacks crowd control.

Yisunshin’s Rival & Teammates

Strong Against:

Weak Against:

Yisunshin Play Strategy

Yisunshin, as an Assassin/Marksman, possesses high mobility, good immune capabilities, and excels in the late game. Here’s a guide on how to play Yisunshin effectively:

Spells suitable for Yisunshin:

  • Retribution -> Ice Retribution

Items suitable for Yisunshin:

Attack Items:

  • Endless Battle
  • Blade_of_Despair
  • Berserker’s Fury
  • Malefic Roar
  • War Axe
  • Wind_of_Nature

Magic Items:

  • Winter_Truncheon

Defense Items:

  • Immortality
  • Brute_Force_Breastplate

Movement Items:

  • Magic_Shoes
  • Ice Hunter’s Arcane Boots

If you prefer Yisunshin in the jungle, use combo items such as Endless Battle, Flame Hunter’s Magic Shoes, and Blade of Despair. For burst damage, opt for Berserker’s Fury, Magic Shoes, Endless Battle, Blade of Despair, War Axe, and Malefic Roar.

If you aim for a balanced attack & defend build, consider items like Endless Battle, Magic Shoes, Berserker’s Fury, Brute Force Breastplate, Malefic Roar, and Wind of Nature.

For a recommended pro build, Ice Hunter’s Arcane Boots, War Axe, Endless Battle, Malefic Roar, Blade of Despair, and Winter Truncheon are the ideal choices.

Emblems suitable for Yisunshin:

  • Assassin emblems set:
    • Adaptive Penetration: +16.
    • Adaptive Attack: +10.
    • Movement Speed: +3%.

Best lane for Yisunshin:

  • Jungle

Win/Ban/Pick Rate for Yisunshin:

  • Win Rate: 53.87%.
  • Pick Rate: 0.71%.
  • Ban Rate: 0.04%.

Yisunshin best for rank:

  • Warrior
  • Elite
  • Master
  • Grandmaster
  • Epic
  • Legend

How to play Yisunshin:

Yisunshin is a Marksman/Fighter with a unique kit that allows him to function as both a ranged and melee fighter. It is advisable to end the game as soon as possible before enemies acquire their core/end-game items.


  • Early game (level 1-7): Yisunshin is a versatile and effective hero in the early game, able to hold his own against most opponents.
  • Mid game (level 8-12): Yisunshin’s power really starts to shine in the mid game. With good positioning and timing, Yi Sun Shin can easily turn team fights in his team’s favor.
  • Late game (level 13+): If Yisunshin has been able to get ahead in gold and experience, he can deal massive damage to enemy heroes and objectives. However, if he’s fallen behind, he may struggle to deal enough damage to take down tankier enemies.

Yisunshin Skills

Passive – Heavenly Vow: Yi Sun-shin will either use a longbow or a glaive to attack depending on the distance from his opponents. The CD of One-wave Sweep is decreased by 1s when using the glaive.

Skill 1 – Traceless/Dauntless Fleet:

  • Without Turtle Ship (Traceless): Yi Sun-shin advances, dealing foes Physical Damage and gaining one second of crowd control immunity.
  • With Turtle Ship (Dauntless Fleet): The Turtle Ship charges, dealing Physical Damage and stunning nearby opponents.

Skill 2 – Blood Floods: Yi Sun-shin rapidly slashes with his glaive, dealing Physical Damage. While charging, he launches a strong arrow forward, dealing additional damage based on charging duration.

Skill 3 – Mountain Shocker: Passive: Damage from Vow Heavenly Vow increases. Active: Precision cannon shots launched by Yi Sun-shin’s naval fleet deal Physical Damage.

Mastering this build, spells, items, and strategies for Yisunshin will undoubtedly elevate your gameplay in Mobile Legends. Stay agile, adapt to the meta, and unleash the full potential of this formidable hero. Good luck on the battlefield!