Genshin Impact Xingqiu – All Abilities and Best Builds

Genshin Impact Xingqiu

The most loved Anime game, the Genshin Impact, allows the player to explore an open world environment. Genshin Impact has a powerful impact on the players to make them love the game; players can move around the kingdoms, use different playable characters, unlock achievements, level up the characters, and fight the enemies. Genshin Impact is the only open-world game that allows the player to make matchmaking across various platforms.

Genshin Impact Xingqiu is an impactful Hydro Character who loves to adventure and do daring acts without the fear of life. He possesses dual nature; on one side, he is very polite, and studios sometimes urge to be very naughty when performing any tasks. He is the second born child of the family, having an elder brother, possess a very studios nature sacrificing the family’s business and leaving it over to his brother.

Let’s get to know Genshin Impact Xingqiu in depth.

Genshin Impact Xignqiu – Introduction

Xingqiu is the son of Feiyun Commerce Guild, who has an elder brother in the family. He has gathered all the fame being studios and polite since his childhood. He is not always the quiet kid of his family and the kingdom because sometimes he gets very mischievous while performing any task and loves to adventure fearlessly.

Genshin Impact Xingqiu is known to be well-mannered and very kind among the merchants; he excelled in all the fields of talents he pursued. He had the advantage of not bearing the burdens of Feiyun Commerce Guild being the youngest in the family; all the family matters were on his elder brother. Living a carefree life made Xingqiu become a unique scholar among his peers.

Citizens of Liyue and his elder brother thought Xingqiu would be a significant asset for the family business, as he excelled in all the fields of Commerce and philosophy. But he did not go as per their expectancy; instead, he learned martial art novels with deep interest. The mischievous act always performed was to disappear suddenly for four hours without informing anyone and, after returning, always replied merely in a few words, “A moment of solitude.

Genshin Impact Xingqiu – Bio

Full Name: Xingqiu
Sex: Male
Rarity: 4 Stars
Weapon: Sword
Vision: Hydro
Constellation: Fabulae Textile
Affiliation: Feiyun Commerce Guild
Special Dish: Countryside Delicacy
Region: Liyue
Birthday: 9 October
Voice Actor (English): Christina Vee Valenzuela
Voice Actor (Japanese): Junko Minagawa
Voice Actor (Chinese): Yajing Tang

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Genshin Impact Xingqiu – Appearance

Genshin Impact Xingqiu loves to wear asymmetrical bangs; he has golden amber eyes and hair colored in dark navy blue. His skin is pale and slim; he wears a gold tassel on the right ear and paired with a blue earring.

Xingqiu Appearance
Xingqiu Appearance

The main dress up of Xingqiu is paired with wearing navy-blue shorts and a jacket which is combined with gold decals, navy cloth, and the main color scheme matched with white and black.

Genshin Impact Xingqiu – Personality

Being the second son of Feiyun Commerce Guild, Xingqiu excelled in studies and created his image in the kingdom as a polite and studios kid since childhood. He’s well-mannered and polite speaking, which makes the parents of Liyue Harbor expect the same from their children. (As per the description on official site)

The cunning and mischievous nature, which is only known by his elder brother and father, tends to disappear for long hours without informing, sitting alone reading the martial art novels and textbooks. Sometimes he goes out on an adventure and causes mischief around him.

His love of reading martial art novels and textbooks in depth made him create his dream of becoming a Chivalrous Hero. But to achieve this, Xingqiu needs to focus on different opportunities and have compassion for justice; whatever he is thinking is different from what he is doing.

Genshin Impact Xingqiu- Talents

Xingqiu Talents
Xingqiu Talents

The best attack ability comes with significant responsibilities. Xingqiu has the power of Hydro, but his mischievous attitude adds a little carelessness to the attacks. But the love for martial arts made him the most potent Hydro Attacker.

Guhua Style

The Combat Talent type attack which incorporates Normal, Charged, and Plunging Attack.

A Normal attack performs five consecutive strikes.
A Charged attack releases two sword strikes rapidly while a certain amount of Stamina is drained out.
The Plunging attack does the AoE damage when the character jumps in the mid-air and strikes back the ground, hitting the enemies in the path.

Guhua Sword- Fata Rainscreen

Xingqiu Attacking
Xingqiu Talents

This attack deals a Hydro Damage by performing twin strikes. In the meantime, his ability creates orbiting Rain swords around the active character.

Rain Sword characteristics:

  1. Character is affected by Wet status.
  2. Initially, there are only 3 Rain swords.
  3. 20% of the Hydro Damage bonus is changed to additional damage reduced by Rain Swords; a maximum of 24% reduction can be achieved.
  4. Resistance to the interruption is increased.
  5. While the character receives damage, the Rain sword shatters to reduce the damage.

Guhua Sword- Raincutter

  1. The normal attack of the active character triggers consecutive rain sword attacks serving Hydro Damage.
  2. Throughout the ability’s duration, a rain sword sustains to the maximum number.
  3. This ability is carried to other characters.


It is a Passive Talent 1 type attack, which helps to regenerate the active character’s Hit Points by 6% of Xingqiu’s Maximum HP; it is activated when the Rain Sword is shattered or if the duration expires.

Blades Amidst Raindrops

This Passive Talent 2 type enables Xingqiu to gain a Hydro Damage bonus by 20%.

Flash of Genius

It is categorized under the Passive Talent 3 attack type. It enables Xingqiu to get a refund of portion while crafting Character Talent Materials, but the chance to obtain a refund is 25%.

Genshin Impact Xingqiu – Constellations

Genshin Impact Xingqiu Constellations
Xingqiu Constellations

The constellations of Genshin Impact Xingqiu make him more assertive, and you need to achieve these by leveling up the character. His useful constellations are as follows-:

The Scent Remained

It increases the Rain sword by 1.

Rainbow Upon the Azure Sky

The duration of Guhua Sword- Raincutter is increased by 3 seconds. Moreover, it decreases the resistance of enemies against Hydro Res by 15% when it gets hit by sword rain for 4 seconds.

Weaver of Verses

Guhua Sword- Raincutter level increases by 3, and a maximum of 15 levels can be upgraded.


Damage of Guhua Sword- Fatal Rainscreen is increased by 50%.

Embrace the Rain

Guhua Sword- Fatal Rainscreen level increases by 3, and a maximum of 15 levels can be upgraded.

Hence, Call Them My Own Verses

It activates two of the Guhua Sword- Raincutter‘s sword; whenever you hit the enemies, Xingqiu will regenerate three energies.

Genshin Impact Xingqiu- Builds

Genshin Impact Xingqiu has the most effective Hydro damage to the enemies, becoming more lethal when combined with the constellations. Let’s get in with the details of Xingqiu Build and Artifacts.

Hydro Support Build

Xingqiu’s attacks help to increase attack and heal the allied units at the same time. His Hydro attacks, when coupled with the Elemental Burst ability, provides damage reduction and, at the same time, heals the party members.


The two swords of Genshin Impact Xingqiu are Skyward Blade and Favonius Sword.

Skyward Blade

It enables the character to gain Skypiercing Might at the time of Elemental Burst and increase the critical rate by 4%.

Movement speed is increased by 10%, attack speed is increased by 10%, and the damage of Normal and Charged attack increases by 20% only for 12 seconds.

Favonius Sword

There is a 60/70/80/90/100% chance to generate an Elemental Orb when a critical hit is performed; this regenerates 6 Energies of the character. It can happen only once every 6/7.5/9/10.5/12 seconds.


The two artifacts of Xingqiu are as follows-:

Noblesse Oblige

It increases the Elemental Burst damage by 20% and adds a 20% attack for 12 seconds to all the party members’. You cannot stack this effect.

The Exile

It recharges energy by 20%. Using Elemental Burst will help the party members to regenerate two energy for 2 seconds for a total of 6 seconds, and you cannot stack this effect.


Genshin Impact Xingqiu is the best character to perform immense damage to the enemies. To make him more lethal, you can pair him with the constellations, which will provide a healing effect on the character and all the party members. You can consider him a lethal Hydro attacker.

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