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Ganyu Best Builds
Charged Attack Focused DPS
For this build, you can choose between 2 route: regular dps build or dps specifically with freeze team. If you are going for regular dps build, sniping from afar and so on go for 4 Wanderer’s Troupe or 4 Shimenawa Reminiscence.
But if you are going for freeze team you can go with 4 Blizzard Strayer set and make sure to stay close to the enemy, inside Ganyu burst range since her Celestial Shower will boost Cryo DMG by 20% thanks to Harmony between Heaven and Earth passive.
4 Shimenawa’s Reminiscence
|(2) ATK +18%.|
(4) When casting an Elemental Skill, if the character has 15 or more Energy, they lose 15 Energy and Normal/Charged/Plunging Attack DMG is increased by 50% for 10s.
4 Wanderers Troupe
|(2) Increases Elemental Mastery by 80.|
(4) Increases Charged Attack DMG by 35% if the character uses a Catalyst or Bow.
4 Blizzard Strayer
|(2) Cryo DMG Bonus +15%.|
(4) When a character attacks an opponent affected by Cryo, their CRIT Rate is increased by 20%. If the opponent is Frozen, CRIT Rate is increased by an additional 20%.
|Normal Attack > Elemental Skill > Elemental Burst|
Artifact Main Stats & Substats
|ATK%||Cryo DMG Bonus%||CRIT DMG%/CRIT Rate%|
|CRIT DMG% > CRIT Rate% > ATK/ATK% > Elemental Mastery > Energy Recharge%|
*CRIT Rate taking less priority than other offensive stats if you are going for Freeze Team Ganyu.
Off Field DPS/Burst
Support build, mainly only used for her burst. It’s recommended to use her elemental skill (Trail of The Qilin) inside her burst (Celestial Shower) range for constant damage.
4 Emblem of Severed Fate
|(2) Energy Recharge +20%.|
(4) Increases Elemental Burst DMG by 25% of Energy Recharge. A maximum of 75% bonus DMG can be obtained in this way.
4 Noblesse Oblige
|(2) Elemental Burst DMG +20%.|
(4) Using an Elemental Burst increases all party members’ ATK by 20% for 12s. This effect cannot stack.
|Elemental Burst > Elemental Skill > Normal Attack|
Artifact Main Stats & Substats
|ATK%/Energy Recharge%||Cryo DMG Bonus%||CRIT DMG%/CRIT Rate%|
|CRIT Rate%/CRIT DMG% > Energy Recharge% > ATK% > Elemental Mastery|
Ascension and Talent Level Up Materials
Talents and Constellations
For skill and talents, we are covering Ganyu combat talents, passive talents, and all 6 constellations.
Liutian Archery (Normal Attack)
|Normal Attack: Perform up to 6 consecutive shots with a bow.|
Charged Attack: Perform a more precise Aimed Shot with increased DMG. While aiming, an icy aura will accumulate on the arrowhead before the arrow is fired. Has different effects based on how long the energy has been charged:
Plunging Attack: Fires off a shower of arrows in mid-air before falling and striking the ground, dealing AoE DMG upon impact.
Trail of The Qilin (Elemental Skill)
Leaving a single Ice Lotus behind, Ganyu dashes backward, shunning all impurity and dealing AoE Cryo DMG.Ice Lotus:
Celestial Shower (Elemental Burst)
Coalesces atmospheric frost and snow to summon a Sacred Cryo Pearl that exorcises evil.During its ability duration, the Sacred Cryo Pearl will continuously rain down shards of ice, striking opponents within an AoE and dealing Cryo DMG.
|After firing a Frostflake Arrow, the CRIT Rate of subsequent Frostflake Arrows and their resulting bloom effects is increased by 20% for 5s.|
Harmony between Heaven and Earth
|Celestial Shower grants a 20% Cryo DMG Bonus to active members in the AoE.|
Preserved for The Hunt
|Refunds 15% of the ores used when crafting Bow-type weapons.|
|Taking DMG from a Charge Level 2 Frostflake Arrow or Frostflake Arrow Bloom decreases opponents’ Cryo RES by 15% for 6s.|
A hit regenerates 2 Energy for Ganyu. This effect can only occur once per Charge Level Frostflake Arrow, regardless if Frostflake Arrow itself or its Bloom hit the target.
|Trail of the Qilin gains 1 additional charge.|
|Increases the Level of Celestial Shower by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.|
|Opponents standing within the AoE of Celestial Shower take increased DMG. This effect strengthens over time. Increased DMG taken begins at 5% and increases by 5% every 3s, up to a maximum of 25%.|
The effect lingers for 3s after the opponent leaves the AoE.
|Increases the Level of Trail of the Qilin by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.|
|Using Trail of the Qilin causes the next Frostflake Arrow shot within 30s to not require charging.|