Xingqiu the heir to the Feiyun Commerce Guild of Liyue is a Hydro sword user that specializes in support abilities. Xingqiu’s elemental skill perform strikes before putting rain swords around the character. This ability has great utility as it remains through swap out and reduces damage taken when hit while regenerating a percent of HP during the process of one of the rain swords being broken.
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- Rarity: 4 Stars
- Weapon: Sword
- Element: Hydro (Water)
Performs 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 enemies along the path and dealing AoE DMG upon impact.
|3-Hit DMG||28.6% + 28.6%|
|5-Hit DMG||35.9% + 35.9%|
|Charged Attack DMG||47.3% + 56.2%|
|Charged Attack Stamina Cost||20|
|Low / High Plunge DMG||128% / 160%|
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 Xingqui’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.
|Skill DMG||168% + 191%|
|Damage Reduction Ratio||20%|
Guhua Sword – Raincutter
Initiate Rainbow Bladework and fight using an illusory sword rain, while creating the maximum number of Rain Swords.
- 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.
|Sword Rain DMG||54.3%|
Xingqiu Passive Talents
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. Unlocked at Ascension 1.
Blades Amidst Raindrops
Xingqiu gains a 20% Hydro DMG Bonus. Unlocked at Ascension 4,
Flash of Genius
When Xingqiu crafts Character Talent Materials, he has a 25% chance to refund a portion of the crafting materials used. Unlocked Automatically.
Each Constellation activation requires a Stella Fortuna.
The Scent Remained
Increases the maximum number of Rain Swords by 1.
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
Increases the Level of Guhua Sword Raincutter by 3. The maximum upgrade level is 15.
Throughout the duration of Guhua Sword: Raincutter, the DMG dealt by Guhua Sword: Fatal Rainscreen is increased by 50%.
Embrace of Rain
Increase the Level of Guhua Sword – Fatal Rainscreen by 3. The maximum upgrade level is 15.
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.
Find out the required Mora and Materials needed for Xingqiu’s ascensions.
|20||20,000||x1 Varunada Lazurite Sliver
x3 Silk Flower
x3 Damaged Mask
|40||40,000||x3 Varunada Lazurite Fragment
x2 Lightning Prism
x10 Silk Flower
x15 Damaged Mask
|50||60,000||x6 Varunada Lazurite Fragment
x4 Lightning Prism
x20 Silk Flower
x12 Dirty Mask
|60||80,000||x3 Varunada Lazurite Chunk
x8 Lightning Prism
x30 Silk Flower
x18 Dirty Mask
|70||240,000||x6 Varunada Lazurite Chunk
x12 Lightning Prism
x45 Silk Flower
x16 Ominous Mask
|80||?||x6 Varunada Lazurite Gemstone
x20 Lightning Prism
x60 Silk Flower
x24 Ominous Mask