Genshin Impact Guide
Xingqiu Build Artifact
This Page provides the Best Xingqiu Build information.
Xingqiu is a young man carrying a longsword who is frequently seen at book booths.
Xingqiu is the most powerful Hydro Support in Genshin Impact at the moment. Xingqiu Sub DPS and Support Build are mostly used by travelers. His Elemental Burst maximize the team DPS even he is off field.
Xingqiu has different ways to help the party. Not only can increase party’s DPS by using the Elemental Burst, but also help other characters to trigger element reaction easily. Energy Recharge is the most important stats for Xingqiu, so the Sub DPS Build and Support Build will also help travelers to stack the Energy Recharge for Xingqiu.
In Genshin Impact, Xingqiu is a 4 Stars rarity Hydro character currently in SS tier.
Sep 28, 2020
Xingqiu Skills Talents
Xingqiu Normal Attack
3-Hit DMG (x2)
5-Hit DMG (x2)
Charged Attack DMG
Charged Attack Stamina Cost
Low / High Plunge DMG
128% / 160%
Perform up to 5 rapid strikes.
Consumes a certain amount of Stamina to unleash 2 rapid sword strikes.
Plunges from mid-air to strike the ground below, damaging opponents along the path and dealing AoE DMG upon impact.
Guhua Sword: Fatal Rainscreen
Xingqiu Elemental Skill
Damage Reduction Ratio
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 your active character.
The Rain Swords have the following properties:
- When a character takes DMG, the Rain Sword will shatter, reducing the amount of DMG taken.
- Increase 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
Xingqiu Elemental Burst
Sword Rain DMG
Initiate Rainbow Bladework and fight using an illusory sword rain, while creating the maximum number of Rain Swords.
- Your active character’s 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 Passive Talents
Learned at 1st Ascension
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
Learned at 4th Ascension
Xingqiu gains a 20% Hydro DMG Bonus.
Flash of Genius
When Xingqiu crafts Character Talent Materials, he has a 25% chance to refund a portion of the crafting materials used.
The Scent Remained
Xingqiu Constellation Level 1
Increases the maximum number of Rain Swords by 1
Rainbow Upon the Azure Sky
Xingqiu Constellation Level 2
Extends the duration of Guhua Sword: Raincutter by 3s.
Decreases the Hydro RES of opponents hit by sword rain attacks by 15% for 4s.
Weaver of Verses
Xingqiu Constellation Level 3
Increases the Level of Guhua Sword: Raincutter by 3.
Maximum upgrade level is 15.
Xingqiu Constellation Level 4
Throughout the duration of Guhua Sword: Raincutter, the DMG dealt by Guhua Sword: Fatal Rainscreen is increased by 50%.
Embrace of Rain
Xingqiu Constellation Level 5
Increases the Level of Guhua Sword: Fatal Rainscreen by 3.
Maximum upgrade level is 15.
Hence, Call Them My Own Verses
Xingqiu Constellation Level 6
Activating 2 of Guhua Sword: Raincutter‘s sword rain attacks greatly enhances the third sword rain attack. On hit, the third sword rain attack also regenerates 3 Energy for Xingqiu.
Top & Best Xingqiu Builds
Xingqiu Sub DPS Build
This Xingqiu build maximizes the usage of Xingqiu’s Elemental Burst Guhua Sword: Raincutter. Maximizing the Energy recharge rate which allows you to use it continuously.
After damaging an opponent with an Elemental Skill, the skill has a 40/50/60/70/80% chance to end its own CD. Can only occur once every 30/26/22/18/14s.
Alternate F2P Weapon
CRIT hits have a 60/70/80/90/100% chance to generate 1 Elemental Orb, which will regenerate 6 Energy for the character.
Can only occur once every 12/10.5/9/7.5/6s.
Heart of Depth
Top & Best Xingqiu Team
Xingqiu Premium Best Team
Xingqiu is a Sub DPS in the team. Xingqiu Sub DPS build is used.
Xingqiu F2P Team
Xingqiu is a Support in the team. Xingqiu Support build is used.
Xingqiu Ascension Material
Varunada Lazurite Sliverr x 1
Silk Flower x 3
Damaged Mask x 3
Varunada Lazurite Fragment x 3
Cleansing Heart x 2
Silk Flower x 10
Damaged Mask x 15
Varunada Lazurite Fragment x 6
Cleansing Heart x 4
Silk Flower x 20
Stained Mask x 12
Varunada Lazurite Chunk x 3
Cleansing Heart x 8
Silk Flower x 30
Stained Mask x 18
Varunada Lazurite Chunk x 6
Cleansing Heart x 12
Silk Flower x 45
Ominous Mask x 12
Varunada Lazurite Gemstone x 6
Cleansing Heart x 20
Silk Flower x 60
Ominous Mask x 24