Xingqiu

Genshin Impact Xingqiu Build

Hydro
SwordSword
Sub DPS

Xingqiu Upgrade Materials

Gold
Tail of Boreas
Varunada Lazurite Sliver
Cleansing Heart
Silk Flower
Damaged Mask

Xingqiu Best Weapons

1
Primordial Jade Cutter
Primordial Jade Cutter
2
Favonius Sword
Favonius Sword
3
Sacrificial Sword
Sacrificial Sword R3
4
Mistsplitter Reforged
Mistsplitter Reforged
5
Haran Geppaku Futsu
Haran Geppaku Futsu

Xingqiu Best Artifacts

1
Emblem of Severed Fate
Emblem of Severed Fate
4
2
Noblesse Oblige
Noblesse Oblige
4
3
Emblem of Severed Fate
Emblem of Severed Fate
2
Noblesse Oblige
Noblesse Oblige
2
4
Emblem of Severed Fate
Emblem of Severed Fate
2
Heart of Depth
Heart of Depth
2
5
Heart of Depth
Heart of Depth
2
Noblesse Oblige
Noblesse Oblige
2

Xingqiu Best Stats

Sands: Energy Recharge
Goblet: Hydro DMG
Circlet: CRIT Rate / CRIT DMG
Substats: Energy Recharge > CRIT Rate / CRIT DMG > ATK%
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Best Xingqiu Teams

Nilou Bloom
NilouHydroXingqiuHydroNahidaDendroKokomiHydro
Raiden Vaporize
RaidenElectroXingqiuHydroXianglingPyroBennettPyro
Hu Tao Vaporize
Hu TaoPyroXingqiuHydroYelanHydroZhongliGeo

Xingqiu Talents

Guhua Style

Normal Attack

Guhua Style

Normal Attack

Performs up to 5 rapid strikes.

Charged Attack

Consumes a certain amount of Stamina to unleash 2 rapid sword strikes.

Plunging Attack

Plunges from mid-aur to strike the ground below, damaging enemies along the path and dealing AoE DMG upon impact.

Guhua Sword: Fatal Rainscreen

Elemental Skill

Guhua Sword: Fatal Rainscreen

Xingqiu performs twin strikes with his sword, dealing Hydro DMG. At the same time, this ability creates the maximum number of Rain Swords, which will orbit the character.
The Rain Swords have the following properties:
  • When a character takes DMG, the Rain Sword will shatter, reducing the amount of DMG taken.
  • Increases the character's resistance to interruption.

20% of Xingqiu's Hydro DMG Bonus will be converted to additional DMG Reduction for the Rain Swords.

The maximum amount of additional DMG Reduction that can be gained this way is 24%.
The initial maximum number of Rain Swords is 3.
Using this ability applies the Wet status onto the character.

Guhua Sword: Raincutter

Elemental Burst

Guhua Sword: Raincutter

Initiate Rainbow Bladework and fight using an illusory sword rain, while creating the maximum number of Rain Swords.

Rainbow Bladework

  • Normal Attacks will trigger consecutive sword rain attacks, dealing Hydro DMG.
  • Rain Swords will remain at the maximum number throughout the ability's duration.

These effects carry over to other characters.

Xingqiu Passives

Hydropathic

Ascension 1

Hydropathic

When a Rain Sword is shattered or when its duration expires, it regenerates the current character's HP based on 6% of Xingqiu's Max HP.
Blades Amidst Raindrops

Ascension 4

Blades Amidst Raindrops

Xingqiu gains a 20% Hydro DMG Bonus.
Flash of Genius

Passive

Flash of Genius

When Xingqiu crafts Character Talent Materials, he has a 25% chance to refund a portion of the crafting materials used.

Xingqiu Constellations

The Scent Remained

Constellation 1

The Scent Remained

Increases the maximum number of Rain Swords by 1.
Rainbow Upon the Azure Sky

Constellation 2

Rainbow Upon the Azure Sky

Extends the duration of Guhua Sword - Raincutter by 3s.
Decreases the Hydro RES of enemies hit by sword rain attacks by 15% for 4s.
Weaver of Verses

Constellation 3

Weaver of Verses

Increases the Level of Guhua Sword - Raincutter by 3.
Maximum upgrade level is 15.
Evilsoother

Constellation 4

Evilsoother

Throughout the duration of Guhua Sword: Raincutter, the DMG dealt by Guhua Sword: Fatal Rainscreen is increased by 50%.
Embrace of Rain

Constellation 5

Embrace of Rain

Increase the Level of Guhua Sword - Fatal Rainscreen by 3.
Maximum upgrade level is 15.
Hence, Call Them My Own Verses

Constellation 6

Hence, Call Them My Own Verses

Activating 2 of Guhua Sword - Raincutter's sword rain attacks greatly increases the DMG of the third. Xingqiu regenerates 3 Energy when sword rain attacks hit enemies.

Xingqiu Ascension Costs

Rank
Lvl
Cost
Material
Material
Material
Material
1
20
20000
Varunada Lazurite Sliver1
Varunada Lazurite Sliver
Silk Flower3
Silk Flower
Damaged Mask3
Damaged Mask
2
40
40000
Varunada Lazurite Fragment3
Varunada Lazurite Fragment
Cleansing Heart2
Cleansing Heart
Silk Flower10
Silk Flower
Damaged Mask15
Damaged Mask
3
50
60000
Varunada Lazurite Fragment6
Varunada Lazurite Fragment
Cleansing Heart4
Cleansing Heart
Silk Flower20
Silk Flower
Stained Mask12
Stained Mask
4
60
80000
Varunada Lazurite Chunk3
Varunada Lazurite Chunk
Cleansing Heart8
Cleansing Heart
Silk Flower30
Silk Flower
Stained Mask18
Stained Mask
5
70
100000
Varunada Lazurite Chunk6
Varunada Lazurite Chunk
Cleansing Heart12
Cleansing Heart
Silk Flower45
Silk Flower
Ominous Mask12
Ominous Mask
6
80
120000
Varunada Lazurite Gemstone6
Varunada Lazurite Gemstone
Cleansing Heart20
Cleansing Heart
Silk Flower60
Silk Flower
Ominous Mask24
Ominous Mask
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