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Genshin Impact


Matt Chard


Rarity Tier Weapon Vision
(5 Stars) Bow Cryo


Full Name Ganyu
Sex Female
Constellation Sinae Unicornis
Region Liyue
Affiliation Liyue Qixing
Special Dish
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The secretary at Yuehai Pavilion. The blood of the Qilin, an illuminated beast, flows within her veins.

Skills Talents

Talents Icon Name Notes
Normal Attack Liutain Archery 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: Charge Level 1: Fires of an icy arrow that deals Cryo DMG. Charge Level 2: Fires off a Frostflake Arrow that deals Cryo DMG. The Frostflake Arrow blooms after hitting its target, dealing AoE Cryo DMG. Plunging Attack: Fires off a shower of arrows in mid-air before falling and striking the ground, dealing AoE DMG upon impact.
Elemental Skill Trial of The Qilin Trial of The Qilin is a single Ice Lotus that Ganyu leave behind, Ganyu dashes backward, shunning all impurity and dealing Cryo DMG. Ice Lotus: Continuously taunts surrounding enemies, attracting them to attack it.Endurance scales based on Ganyu’s Max HP. Blooms profusely when destroyed or once its duration ends, dealing AoE Cryo DMG.
Elemental Burst Celestial Shower Coalesces atmospheric frost and snow to summon an Ice Soul Gem that exorcises evil. During its ability duration, the Ice Soul Gem will continuously rain down shards of ice, striking enemies within an AoE and dealing Cryo DMG.

Passive Talents

Type Icon Name Info
Talent 1 / Ascension 1 Undivided Heart If the initial hit of Frostflake Arrow is a Crit Hit, then the AoE DMG afterward will also be a Crit hit.
Talent 2 / Ascension 4 Harmony Between Heaven and Earth Characters within the radius of Celesial Shower gain a 20% Cryo DMG Bonus.
Talent 3 / Unlocked Auto Preserved for the Hunt Refunds 15% of the ores used when crafting Bow type weapons.


Level Icon Name Effect
1 Dew Drinker Taking DMG from a Frost Flake Arrow or its AoE DMG decreases enemies Cryo Res by 15% for 6s. A hit regenerates 2 Energy for Ganyu. This Effect can only occur once per Frost Flake Arrow.
2 The Auspicious Trial of The Qillin gains 1 additional charge.
3 Cloud Strider Increases the level of Celestial Shower by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.
4 Westward Sojourn Enemies standing within the AoE of Celestial Shower take increased DMG taken begins at 5% and increases by 5% and increases by 5% every 3s, up to a maximum of 25%. The effect lingers for 3s after the enemy leaves the AoE.
5 The Merciful Increases the Level of Trial of the Qilin by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.
6 The Clement Using Trial of the Qilin causes the next Frostflake Arrow to not require charging.


Ascension Max Lv. Mora ElementalMaterial 1 ElementalMaterial 2 LocalSpecialty CommonMaterial
1st 20 20,000 1 Shivada Jade Silver None 3 Qingxin 3 Whopperflower Nectar
2nd 40 40,000 3 Shivada Jade Fragment 2 Hoarfrost Core 10 Qingxin 15 Whopperflower Nectar
3rd 50 60,000 6 Shivada Jade Fragment 4 Hoarfrost Core !20 Qingxin 12 Whopperflower Nectar
4th 60 80,000 3 Shivada Jade Chunk 8 Hoarfrost Core 30 Qingxin
5th 70 100,000 6 Shivada Jade Chunk 12 Hoarfrost Core 45 Qingxin
6th 80 120,000 6 Shivada Jade Gemstone 20 Hoarfrost Core 60 Qingxin


Celestial Shower Build

Weapon Armor set 1 Armor set 2
Favonius Warbow Blizzard Strayer (4 pcs)

Equipping four pieces of the Blizzard Strayer set to get a bonus of 20% Cryo Damage increase and when a character attacks an enemy affected by Cryo. their CRIT Rate is increased by an additional 20%, using the Favonius Warbow, you will generate energy significantly quicker allowing you to cast Celestial Shower of cooldown.

  • Weapon
Rating Icon Weapon Rating Base Attack Bonus Effect Skill Effect
Best Amos’ Bow 46 ATK 10.8%. Increases Normal Attack and Aimed Shot DMG by 18%. Increases DMG by 12% for every 0.1s that an arrow is in flight. Stacks up to 5 times on each arrow.
Second Best Favonius Warbow 41 Energy Recharge 13.3%. CRIT Hits have a 60% chance to generate a small amount of Elemental Particles, which will regenerate 6 Energy for the character. Can only occur once every 12s.
Third Best Sacrificial Bow 43 Energy Recharge 6.7%. After damaging an opponent with an Elemental Skill, the skill has a 40% chance to end its own CD. Can only occur once every 30s.
  • Artifact Sets
Artifact Set Icon (2) Bonus (4) Bonus
Blizzard Strayer Cryo DMG Bonus +15%. When a character attacks an enemy affected by Cryo. their CRIT Rate is increased by an additional 20%.

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Guide Information

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  • Platforms
    Android, iOS, PC, PS4, PS5, Switch
  • Genre
    Action RPG, Adventure
  • Guide Release
    31 October 2020
  • Last Updated
    4 August 2021
    Version History
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