March 7th is poster girl of Honkai Star Rail, lively member of Astral Express with Genshin Impact Intertwined Fate color palette. She is surprisingly good for starter character along with Dan Heng. She have ice element with both offensive and defensive capabilities
March 7th is girl who once slumbered in eternal ice and knows nothing about her past. To find out the truth about her origins, she decided to travel with the Astral Express. As of right now, she has prepared about 67 different versions of her life story for herself.
March 7th Build
March 7th is a shielder, so when building her your priority will be stacking as much DEF stats as you can with secondary stats: Effect Hit Rate to increase her chance to freeze enemy.
March 7th ultimate: Glacial Cascade is AoE attack whichd deals damage to all enemies with 50% base chance to froze enemy for 1 turn. This skill especially good if you are running her with Freeze with Yanqing and Pela.
Her main highlight is her shielding skill: The Power of Cuteness. She will give shield to one ally which will lasts for 3 turns. If chosen ally have 30% or more HP, they will get something like taunt which increase their chance to get attacked, making it synergize well with other tank character like Fire Trailblazer.
March 7th Light Cone
She is a shielder, so best light cones for her will be light cones that increase her DEF stats, listed below:
- Day One of My New Life: Increases the wearer’s DEF by 16/18/20/22/24%. After entering battle, increases DMG RES of all allies by 8/9/10/11/12%. Effects of the same type cannot stack.
- Trend of the Universal Market: Increases the wearer’s DEF by 16/20/24/28/32%. When the wearer is attacked, there is a 100/105/110/115/120% base chance to Burn the enemy. For each turn, the wearer deals DoT that is equal to 40/50/60/70/80% of the wearer’s DEF for 2 turn(s).
- This is Me!: Increases the wearer’s DEF by 16/20/24/28/32%. Increases the DMG of the wearer when they use their Ultimate by 60/75/90/105/120% of the wearer’s DEF. This effect only apply 1 time per enemy target.
- We are Wildfire: At the start of the battle, the DMG dealt to all allies decreases by 8/10/12/14/16% for 5 turn(s). At the same time, immediately restores HP to all allies equal to 30/35/40/45/50% of the respective HP difference between the characters’ Max HP and current HP.
- Amber: Increases the wearer’s DEF by 16/20/24/28/32%. If the wearer’s current HP is lower than 50%, increases their DEF by a further 16/20/24/28/32%.
March 7th Relic and Planar Sets
For defense focused character, the best choice will be Knight of Purity Palace from Cavern of Corrosion: Path of Holy Hymn in Cloudford, Xianzhou Luofu.
|4 Knight of Purity Palace||(2) Increases DEF by 15%.|
(4) Increases the max DMG that can be absorbed by the shield created by the wearer by 20%.
For Planar Ornament, the best will be Belobog of the Architects since it’s have defense focused stats. Unfortunately, this set only can be obtained from Herta Simulated Universe, World 6 so it will take time to get proper sets.
|Belobog of the Architects||(2) Increases the wearer’s DEF by 15%. When the wearer’s Effect Hit Rate is 50% or higher, the wearer gains an extra 15% DEF.|
In the meantime, you can use other easier-to-obtain planar sets like Fleet of the Ageless which will increase all allies ATK by 8%.
|Fleet of the Ageless||(2) Increases the wearer’s Max HP by 12%. When the wearer’s SPD reaches 120 or higher, all allies’ ATK increases by 8%.|
|Body||Feet||Planar Sphere||Link Rope|
|Effect Hit Rate%||Speed||DEF%||Energy Regen Rate|
|Effect Hit Rate > DEF% > Speed > HP%|
Best March 7th Team
March is part of starter unit along with Physical MC, Dan Heng, and Asta. You can build party with them, and they synergize pretty well.
F2P Starter Team
F2P team with all member consisting of free starter character from the game.
Yanqing Freeze Team
Freeze team with Yanqing as main damage dealer, March as freeze and shield support, Pela as debuffer, and Natasha as healer.
Clara Carry Team
Mainly utilizing March 7 ability to increase target getting attacked and Clara damage reduction. With 2 buffer to support Clara and Svarog.
Stats and Materials (Lv 1-80)
Skills and Eidolon
|Frigid Cold Arrow|
Deals Ice DMG equal to 50% of March 7th’s ATK to a single enemy.
|The Power of Cuteness|
Provides a single ally with a Shield that can absorb DMG equal to 48% of March 7th’s DEF plus 160 for 3 turn(s). If the ally’s HP is 30% of their Max HP or higher, greatly increases the chance of enemies attacking that ally.
Deals Ice DMG equal to 90% of March 7th’s ATK to all enemies. On a hit, the enemy has a 50%
base chance to be Frozen for 1 turn(s). While Frozen, the enemy cannot act and will take Ice DoT equal to 30% of March 7th’s ATK at the beginning of each turn.
|Single TargetAfter a shielded ally is attacked by an enemy, March 7th immediately Counters, dealing Ice DMG equal to 50% of her ATK. This effect can be triggered 2 time(s) each turn.|
|Immediately attacks the enemy. After entering battle, there is a 100% base chance to Freeze a random enemy for 1 turn(s). While Frozen, the enemy cannot move and will take Ice DMG equal to 50% of March 7th’s ATK at the beginning of each turn.|
|1||Memory of You||Increases the number of times the Talent’s Counter effect can be triggered each turn by 1. When Counter is triggered, deals additional Ice DMG equal to 30% of March 7th’s DEF.|
|2||Memory of It||Every time March 7th’s Ultimate Freezes a target, she regenerates 10 Energy.|
|3||Memory of Everything||Ultimate Lv. +2, up to a maximum of Lv. 15 . Basic ATK Lv. +1, up to a maximum of Lv. 10.|
|4||Don’t Want to Lose||Upon entering battle, grants a Shield equal to 50% of March 7th’s DEF plus 200 to the ally with the lowest HP percentage, lasting for 3 turn(s).|
|5||Don’t Want to Forget||Skill Lv. +2, up to a maximum of Lv. 15 . Talent Lv. +2, up to a maximum of Lv. 15.|
|6||Just Like This, Always…||Allies under the protection of the Shield granted by the Skill restores HP equal to 6%|
of their Max HP plus 48 at the beginning of each turn.