Sucrose is 4 star Anemo catalyst user who specialized in crowd control and supporting her teammates. She’s been known as budget Venti since 1.0, and after recent Swirl buff she’s become more and more important for the team.
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Both Sucrose elemental skill: Astable Anemohypostasis Creation – 6308 and elemental burst: Forbidden Creation Isomer 75 / Type II will creates wind spirit that can pull and gather enemy, just in different scale.
The important thing about Sucrose, all her kit revolves around Swirl. When she trigger swirl, even with only normal and charged attack, all characters in the party with the matching element except Sucrose will have their Elemental Mastery increased by 50 for 8s.
When her elemental skill or elemental burst hit an opponent, all party member except Sucrose will get Elemental Mastery increase based on 20% of Sucrose Elemental Mastery for 8s.
All this buff will get boosted more with 20% Elemental DMG Bonus if you have Constellation 6.
The only flaw of Sucrose is her elemental skill cooldown, it takes 15s. But if you have Sacrificial Fragment catalyst, you will have a chance to reset her skill and use it again. And if you don’t have it, make sure to time your elemental skill and burst properly.
Recommended weapon for Sucrose support build would be catalyst with Elemental Mastery substats since all her kit revolves around Swirl and Elemental Mastery.
Best weapon for Surcose, Aside from huge boost for Elemental Mastery. Sacrificial Fragments will fixed sucrose elemental skill CD problem with it’s passive: Composed as described below:
After dealing damage to 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 30/26/22/18/14 s.
Mappa Mare (F2P)
Another weapon with Elemental Mastery substats, and it’s craftable as long as you have Catalyst Billet.
Catalyst with Energy recharge substats, useful to fast charge Elemental Burst. Though it’s recommended to switch to both weapon above when you get them.
Magic Guide and Emerald Orb
3 star weapons with Elemental Mastery substats, can be obtained easily early game. You can use these weapons until you’ve get Mappa Mare, or even better Sacrificial Fragment.
4 Viridescent Venerer
Best artifact set for Sucrose. 2 set will give 15% Anemo DMG Bonus and 4 set bonus will boost Swirl damage even more with 60% DMG increase for Swirl and decrease enemy Elemental RES to the element infused in the Swirl by 40% for 10s.
2 Instructor + 2 Wanderer’s Troupe
Both artifact have +80 Elemental Mastery for 2 set bonus. Use this artifact set for juicy +160 Elemental Mastery until you get proper 4 Viridescent Venerer.
Obtainable from weekly and elite bosses. Recommended to use for early game.
Artifact Main Stats and Substats
|Elemental Mastery||Elemental Mastery /Anemo DMG Bonus%||Elemental Mastery|
|Elemental Mastery > CRIT Rate% > CRIT DMG% > ATK/ATK% > Energy Recharge|