Xiao: Talents, Constellations, and Ascension Material

Xiao Splash Art
Xiao Splash Art

One of the “Mighty and Illuminated Adepti” guarding Liyue, also heralded as the “Guardian Yaksha.”

For build, please read: Xiao Main DPS Build Guide

Xiao Ascension Material

LevelMoraGemsBoss MaterialSpecialtyCommon
20 to 20+20000Vayuda Turquoise Sliverx1Qingxinx3Material Slime Condensatex3
40 to 40+40000Vayuda Turquoise Fragmentx3Juvenile Jadex2Qingxinx10Material Slime Condensatex15
50 to 50+60000Vayuda Turquoise Fragmentx6Juvenile Jadex4Qingxinx20Material Slime Secretionsx12
60 to 60+80000Vayuda Turquoise Chunkx3Juvenile Jadex8Qingxinx30Material Slime Secretionsx18
70 to 70+100000Vayuda Turquoise Chunkx6Juvenile Jadex12Qingxinx45Material Slime Concentratex12
80 to 80+120000Vayuda Turquoise Gemstonex6Juvenile Jadex20Qingxinx60Material Slime Concentratex24

Xiao Skill and Talents

For skill and talents, we are covering combat talents, passive talents, constellation, and all necessary materials to increase Xiao combat talents.

Combat Talents

Xiao Talent - Whirlwind Thrust
Whirlwind Thrust
Normal Attack: Performs up to 6 consecutive spear strikes.
Charged Attack: Consumes a certain amount of Stamina to perform an upward thrust.
Plunging Attack: Plunges from mid-air to strike the ground from below, damaging opponents along the path and dealing AoE DMG upon impact.

Xiao does not take DMG from performing Plunging Attacks.
Xiao Talent - Lemniscatic Wind Cycling
Lemniscatic Wind Cycling
Xiao lunges forward, dealing Anemo DMG to opponents in his path.

Can be used in mid-air.
Starts with 2 charges.
Xiao Talent - Bane Of All Evil
Bane of All Evil

Xiao dons the Yaksha Mask that set gods and demons trembling millennia ago.

Yaksha’s Mask:
  • Greatly increases Xiao’s jumping ability.
  • Increases his attack AoE and attack DMG.
  • Converts attack DMG into Anemo DMG, which cannot be overridden by any other elemental infusion.

In this state, Xiao will continuously lose HP. The effects of this skill end when Xiao leaves the field.

Passive Talents

Xiao Talent - Evil Conqueror Tamer Of Demons
Evil Conqueror: Tamer of Demons
While under the effects of Bane of All Evil, all DMG dealt by Xiao increases by 5%. DMG increases by a further 5% for every 3s the ability persists. The maximum DMG Bonus is 25%.
Xiao Talent - Dissolution Eon Heaven Fall
Dissolution Eon: Heaven Fall
Using Lemniscatic Wind Cycling increases the DMG of subsequent uses of Lemniscatic Wind Cycling by 15%. This effect lasts for 7s, and has a maximum of 3 stacks. Gaining a new stack refreshes the effect’s duration.
Xiao Talent - Transcension Gravity Defier
Transcension: Gravity Defier
Decreases climbing Stamina consumption for your own party members by 20%. Not stackable with Passive Talents that provide the exact same effects.

Talent Level Up Materials

LevelMoraTalent BooksCommonBoss MaterialCrown
212500Talents Up Teachings Of Prosperityx3Material Slime Condensatex6
317500Talents Up Guide To Prosperityx2Material Slime Secretionsx3
425000Talents Up Guide To Prosperityx4Material Slime Secretionsx4
530000Talents Up Guide To Prosperityx6Material Slime Secretionsx6
637500Talents Up Guide To Prosperityx9Material Slime Secretionsx9
7120000Talents Up Philosophies Of Prosperityx4Material Slime Concentratex4Childe Boss Shadow Of The Warriorx1
8260000Talents Up Philosophies Of Prosperityx6Material Slime Concentratex6Childe Boss Shadow Of The Warriorx1
9450000Talents Up Philosophies Of Prosperityx12Material Slime Concentratex9Childe Boss Shadow Of The Warriorx2 
10700000Talents Up Philosophies Of Prosperityx16Material Slime Concentratex12Childe Boss Shadow Of The Warriorx2Event Crown Of Insightx1


1Xiao Constellation - Dissolution Eon Destroyer Of WorldsDissolution Eon: Destroyer of Worlds Increases Lemniscatic Wind Cycling’s charges by 1.


Xiao Constellation - Annihilation Eon Blossom Of KaleidosAnnihilation Eon: Blossom of KaleidosWhen in party but not on the field, Xiao’s Energy Recharge is increased by 25%.


Xiao Constellation - Conqueror Of Evil Wrath DeityConqueror of Evil: Wrath DeityIncreases the Level of Lemniscatic Wind Cycling by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.


Xiao Constellation - Transcension Extinction Of SufferingTranscension: Extinction of SufferingWhen Xiao’s HP falls below 50%, he gains a 100% DEF Bonus.


Xiao Constellation - Evolution Eon Origin Of IgnoranceEvolution Eon: Origin of IgnoranceIncreases the Level of Bane of All Evil by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.


Xiao Constellation - Conqueror Of Evil Guardian YakshaConqueror of Evil: Guardian YakshaWhile under the effects of Bane of All Evil, hitting at least 2 opponents with Xiao’s Plunging Attack will immediately grant him 1 charge of Lemniscatic Wind Cycling and for the next 1s, he may use Lemniscatic Wind Cycling while ignoring its CD.