Chongyun - Genshin ImpactBirthdaySeptember 7th
AffiliationLiyue Harbor
ConstellationNubis Caesor

Who is Chongyun?

A young exorcist from a family of exorcists. He does everything he can to suppress his pure positive energy.

Chongyun Splash Art
Chongyun Splash Art

Chongyun Character Ascension

20 to 20+20000Shivada Jade Sliverx1Cor Lapisx3Material Damaged Maskx3
40 to 40+40000Shivada Jade Fragmentx3Hoarfrost Corex2Cor Lapisx10Material Damaged Maskx15
50 to 50+60000Shivada Jade Fragmentx6Hoarfrost Corex4Cor Lapisx20Material Stained Maskx12
60 to 60+80000Shivada Jade Chunkx3Hoarfrost Corex8Cor Lapisx30Material Stained Maskx18
70 to 70+100000Shivada Jade Chunkx6Hoarfrost Corex12Cor Lapisx45Material Ominous Maskx12
80 to 80+120000Shivada Jade Gemstonex6Hoarfrost Corex20Cor Lapisx60Material Ominous Maskx24

Chongyun Talents

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

Combat Talents

Chongyun Talent - DemonbaneDemonbane (Normal Attack)
  • Normal Attack: Perform up to 4 consecutive strikes.
  • Charged Attack: Drains Stamina over time to perform continuous swirling attacks against all nearby opponents. At the end of the sequence, perform a more powerful slash.
  • Plunging Attack: Plunges from mid-air to strike the ground below, damaging opponents along the path and dealing AoE DMG upon impact.
Chongyun Talent - Spirit Blade Chonghua's Layered FrostSpirit Blade Chonghua’s Layered Frost (Elemental Skill)Chongyun strikes the ground with his greatsword, causing a Cryo explosion in a circular AoE in front of him that deals Cryo DMG.

After a short delay, the cold air created by the Cryo explosion will coalesce into a Chonghua Frost Field, within which all Sword, Claymore and Polearm-wielding characters’ weapons will be infused with Cryo.

Chongyun Talent - Spirit Blade Cloud Parting StarSpirit Blade Cloud Parting Star (Elemental Burst)Performing the secret hand seals, Chongyun summons 3 giant spirit blades in mid-air that fall to the earth one by one after a short delay, exploding as they hit the ground.

When the spirit blades explode, they will deal AoE Cryo DMG and launch opponents.

Passive Talents

Chongyun Talent - Steady BreathingSteady BreathingSword, Claymore, or Polearm-wielding characters within the field created by Spirit Blade: Chonghua’s Layered Frost have their Normal ATK SPD increased by 8%.
Chongyun Talent - Rimechaser BladeRimechaser BladeWhen the field created by Spirit Blade: Chonghua’s Layered Frost disappears, another spirit blade will be summoned to strike nearby opponents, dealing 100% of Chonghua’s Layered Frost’s Skill DMG as AoE Cryo DMG.

Opponents hit by this blade will have their Cryo RES decreased by 10% for 8s.

Chongyun Talent - Gallant JourneyGallant JourneyWhen dispatched on an expedition in Liyue, time consumed is reduced by 25%.

Talent Up Materials

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317500Talents Up Guide To Diligencex2Material Stained Maskx3
425000Talents Up Guide To Diligencex4Material Stained Maskx4
530000Talents Up Guide To Diligencex6Material Stained Maskx6
637500Talents Up Guide To Diligencex9Material Stained Maskx9
7120000Talents Up Philosophies Of Diligencex4Material Ominous Maskx4Stormterror Dvalin's Sighx1
8260000Talents Up Philosophies Of Diligencex6Material Ominous Maskx6Stormterror Dvalin's Sighx1
9450000Talents Up Philosophies Of Diligencex12Material Ominous Maskx9Stormterror Dvalin's Sighx2
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1Chongyun Constellation - Ice UnleashedIce UnleashedThe last attack of Chongyun’s Normal Attack combo releases 3 ice blades. Each blade deals 50% of Chongyun’s ATK as Cryo DMG to all opponents in its path.
2Chongyun Constellation - Atmospheric RevolutionAtmospheric RevolutionElemental Skills and Elemental Bursts cast within the Frost Field created by Spirit Blade: Chonghua’s Layered Frost have their CD time decreased by 15%.
3Chongyun Constellation - CloudburstCloudburstIncreases the level of Spirit Blade: Cloud-Parting Star by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.
4Chongyun Constellation - Frozen SkiesFrozen SkiesChongyun regenerates 1 Energy every time he hits an opponent affected by Cryo. This effect can only occur once every 2s.
5Chongyun Constellation - The True PathThe True PathIncreases the level of Spirit Blade: Chonghua’s Layered Frost by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.
6Chongyun Constellation - Rally Of Four BladesRally Of Four BladesSpirit Blade: Cloud-Parting Star deals 15% more DMG to opponents with a lower percentage of their Max HP remaining than Chongyun. This skill will also summon 1 additional spirit blade.

Chongyun Build, Weapon, and Artifacts

Here’s recommended build for Chongyun, with some details including recommended weapon and artifacts along with the effects.

Weapon For Both Build
Claymore Wolfs GravestoneWolf’s GravestoneIncreases ATK by 20/25/30/35/40%. On hit, attacks against opponents with less than 30% HP increase all party members’ ATK by 40/50/60/70/80% for 12s. Can only occur once every 30s.
Claymore Skyward PrideSkyward PrideIncreases all DMG by 8/10/12/14/16% . After using an Elemental Burst, Normal or Charged Attack, on hit, creates a vacuum blade that does 80/100/120/140/160% of ATK as DMG to opponents along its path. Lasts for 20s or 8 vacuum blades.
Claymore Serpent SpineSerpent SpineEvery 4s a character is on the field, they will deal 6/7/8/9/10% more DMG and take 3/2.7/2.4/2.1/1.8% more DMG. This effect has a maximum of 5 stacks and will not be reset if the character leaves the field, but will be reduced by 1 stack when the character takes DMG.
Claymore Lithic BladeLithic BladeFor every character in the party who hails from Liyue, the character who equips this weapon gains a 7/8/9/10/11% ATK increase and a 3/4/5/6/7% CRIT Rate increase. This effect stacks up to 4 times.
Claymore Prototype ArchaicPrototype Archaic
On hit, Normal or Charged Attacks have a 50% chance to deal an additional 240/300/360/420/480% ATK DMG to opponents within a small AoE. Can only occur once every 15s.
Claymore Sacrificial GreatswordSacrificial GreatswordAfter 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.
Artifact for Main DPS Build
Gladiator's Finale4 Gladiator’s Finale
  • ATK +18%.
  • If the wielder of this artifact set uses a Sword, Claymore or Polearm, increases their Normal Attack DMG by 35%.

Gladiator's Finale+ Blizzard Strayer

2 Gladiator’s Finale + 2 Blizzard Strayer

  • ATK +18%.
  • Cryo DMG Bonus +15%

Artifact for Support Build

Instructor4 Set Instructor
  • Increases Elemental Mastery by 80.
  • Upon triggering an Elemental Reaction, increases all party members’ Elemental Mastery by 120 for 8s.
Noblesse Oblige4 Set Noblesse Oblige
  • Elemental Burst DMG +20%.
  • Using an Elemental Burst increases all party members’ ATK by 20% for 12s. This effect cannot stack.
Noblesse Oblige+Blizzard Strayer

2 Set Noblesse Oblige + 2 Set Blizzard Strayer

  • ATK +18%.
  • Cryo DMG Bonus +15%
HP – ATK – ATK%/Elemental Mastery/Energy Recharge% – CRYO DMG% – CRIT RATE/CRIT DMG