Genshin Impact Guide
This Page provides the Best Nilou Build information.
Nilou is a the star of the Zubayr Theater. She is full of warmth and innocence, and her dances are lively and elegant.
Nilou is a DPS with in Genshin Impact. Nilou DPS Build is mainly used. Through Nilou’s passive talent, if the team only composes of Dendro and Hydro elements Character, the cores generated from Bloom becomes special which is called Bountiful Cores. Bountiful Cores cores burst quicker than normal cores and also deals larger AoE DMG.
In Genshin Impact, Nilou is a 5 Stars rarity Hydro character currently in SS tier.
Will be released in 3.1
Nilou Skills Talents
Normal Attack: Dance of Samser
Nilou Normal Attack
Charged Attack DMG
50.22% + 54.44%
Charged Attack Stamina Cost
Low/High Plunge DMG
127.84% / 159.68%
Performs up to 3 consecutive sword strikes.
Consumes a certain amount of Stamina to perform a twirling slash.
Plunges from mid-air to strike the ground below, damaging opponents along the path and dealing AoE DMG upon impact.
Dance of Haftkarsvar
Nilou Elemental Skill
3.34% Max HP
Sword Dance/Whirling Steps 1-Hit DMG
4.55% / 3.26% Max HP
Sword Dance/Whirling Steps 2-Hit DMG
5.14% / 3.96% Max HP
Luminous Illusion/Water Wheel DMG
7.17% / 5.06% Max HP
Lunar Prayer Duration
Tranquility Aura Duration
Enters the Pirouette state, dealing Hydro DMG to nearby opponents based on Nilou’s Max HP.
While she is in the Pirouette state, Nilou’s Normal Attacks and Elemental Attacks will cause her to enter the Sword Dance and Whirling Steps stances respectively, causing DMG she deals to be converted to Hydro DMG that cannot be overridden and that is considered Elemental Skill DMG.
In these stances, Nilou’s third dance step will end Pirouette, and has the following effects:
- Sword Dance: unleashes a Luminous Illusion that deals Hydro DMG to opponents it touches and grants Nilou the Lunar Prayer effect. This effect converts Nilou’s Normal Attacks into Sword Dance techniques, and her final hit will unleash a Luminous Illusion.
- Whirling Steps: Nilou unleashes a Whirling Water Wheel that deals AoE Hydro DMG and creates a Tranquility Aura that follows your active character around and applies Wet to opponents within its AoE.
Nilou is unable to perform Charged Attacks when under the effect of Pirouette or Lunar Prayer. These effects will be removed once she leaves the field or exits these states.
Dance of Abzendegi: Distant Dreams, Listening Spring
Nilou Elemental Burst
18.43% Max HP
Lingering Aeon DMG
22.53% Max HP
Begins the dance of faraway dreams and springs that hear, causing a Lotus of Distant Waters to bloom, dealing Hydro DMG based on Nilou’s Max HP and applying the Lingering Aeon effect to all opponents hit.
Nilou Passive Talents
Court of Dancing Petals
Learned at 1st Ascension
When all characters in the party are either Dendro or Hydro, and there is at least one Dendro character and one Hydro character, the third dance step of Nilou’s Dance of Haftkarsvar will grant all nearby characters the Golden Chalice’s Bounty for 30s upon its completion.
Characters under the effect of Golden Chalice’s Bounty will increase the Elemental Mastery of all nearby characters by 60 for 10s whenever they are hit by Dendro attacks. Also, triggering the Bloom reaction will create Bountiful Cores instead of Dendro Cores.
Such Cores will burst very quickly after being created, and they have larger AoEs.
Bountiful Cores cannot trigger Hyperbloom or Burgeon, and they share an upper numerical limit with Dendro Cores. Bountiful Core DMG is considered DMG dealt by Dendro Cores produced by Bloom.
Should the party not meet the conditions for this Passive Talent, any existing Golden Chalice’s Bounty effects will be canceled.
Dreamy Dance of Aeons
Learned at 4th Ascension
Each 1,000 points of Nilou’s Max HP above 30,000 will cause the DMG dealt by Bountiful Cores created by characters affected by Golden Chalice’s Bounty to increase by 7%.
The maximum increase in Bountiful Core DMG that can be achieved this way is 300%.
White Jade Lotus
When Perfect Cooking is achieved on Food with Adventure-related effects, there is a 12% chance to obtain double the product.
Dance of the Waning Moon
Nilou Constellation Level 1
Dance of Haftkarsvar will be enhanced as follows:
- Luminous Illusion DMG is increased by 65%.
- The Tranquility Aura’s duration is extended by 6s.
The Starry Skies Their Flowers Rain
Nilou Constellation Level 2
After characters affected by the Golden Chalice’s Bounty deal Hydro DMG to opponents, that opponent’s Hydro RES will be decreased by 35% for 10s. After a triggered Bloom reaction deals DMG to opponents, their Dendro RES will be decreased by 35% for 10s.
You need to have unlocked the “Court of Dancing Petals” Talent.
Nilou Constellation Level 3
Increases the Level of Dance of Abzendegi: Distant Dreams, Listening Spring by 3.
Maximum upgrade level is 15.
Nilou Constellation Level 4
After the third dance step of Dance of Haftkarsvar‘s Pirouette hits opponents, Nilou will gain 15 Elemental Energy, and DMG from her Dance of Abzendegi: Distant Dreams, Listening Spring will be increased by 50% for 8s.
Nilou Constellation Level 5
Increases the Level of Dance of Haftkarsvar by 3.
Maximum upgrade level is 15.
Nilou Constellation Level 6
For every 1,000 points of Max HP, Nilou’s CRIT Rate and CRIT DMG will increase by 0.6% and 1.2% respectively.
The maximum increase in CRIT Rate and CRIT DMG is 30% and 60% respectively.
Top & Best Nilou Builds
Nilou DPS Build
This Nilou build maximizes the Max HP of Nilou to increase her DMG.
HP increased by 20/25/30/35/40%. When an Elemental Skill hits opponents, you gain the Grand Hymn effect for 20s. This effect increases the equipping character’s Elemental Mastery by 0.12/0.15/0.18/0.21/0.24% of their Max HP. This effect can trigger once every 0.3s. Max 3 stacks. When this effect gains 3 stacks, or when the third stack’s duration is refreshed, the Elemental Mastery of all nearby party members will be increased by 0.2/0.25/0.3/0.35/0.4% of the equipping character’s max HP for 20s.
Alternate F2P Weapon
Dealing Elemental DMG increases all DMG by 6/7.5/9/10.5/12% for 6s. Max 2 stacks. Can only occur once every 1s.
Tenacity of the
Top & Best Nilou Team
Nilou Premium Best Team
Nilou is a Sub DPS in this team. Nilou DPS build is used.
Childe(Tartaglia) F2P Team
Childe(Tartaglia) is a Main DPS in the team. Childe(Tartaglia) DPS build is used.
Nilou Ascension Material
Varunada Lazurite Sliverr x 1
Padisarah x 3
Fungal Spores x 3
Varunada Lazurite Fragment x 3
Perpetual Caliber x 2
Padisarah x 10
Fungal Spores x 15
Varunada Lazurite Fragment x 6
Perpetual Caliber x 4
Padisarah x 20
Luminescent Pollen x 12
Varunada Lazurite Chunk x 3
Perpetual Caliber x 8
Padisarah x 30
Luminescent Pollen x 18
Varunada Lazurite Chunk x 6
Perpetual Caliber x 12
Padisarah x 45
Crystalline Cyst Dust x 12
Varunada Lazurite Gemstone x 6
Perpetual Caliber x 20
Padisarah x 60
Crystalline Cyst Dust x 24