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Genshin Impact

Raiden Shogun

Matt Chard

Raiden Shogun is a 5-Star Electro-based character who wields a Polearm. This page is designed to show you all her talents, constellations, and ascension table as well as her best builds, best weapons, and best artifacts.

Raiden Shogun is an Electro Polearm wielder.


Rarity Tier Weapon Vision
(5 Stars) Genshin Impact Screenshot Unknown Polearm_Weapons_Genshin_Impact.png Polearm Electro_Icon_Art_Genshin_Impact.png Electro


Name Ei
Sex Female
Constellation Imperatrix Umbrosa
Region Inazuma
Affiliation Inazuma Bakufu
Special Dish
How to Obtain Reign of Serenity Event Wish

Release Date

Raiden Shogun will be released on September 01, 2021 with the Reign of Serenity Event Banner.


The Raiden Shogun is the awesome and terrible power of thunder incarnate, the exalted ruler of the Inazuma Shogunate.
With the might of lightning at her disposal, she commits herself to the solitary pursuit of eternity.


Talents Icon Name Notes
Normal Attack Origin_Raiden_Shogun_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Origin Normal Attack: Perform up to 5 consecutive spear strikes. Charged Attack: Consumes a certain amount of Stamina to perform an upward slash. Plunging Attack: Plunges from mid-air to strike the ground below, damaging opponents along the path and dealing AoE DMG upon impact.
Elemental Skill Transcendence_Baleful_Omen_Raiden_Shogun_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Transcendence: Baleful Omen The Raiden Shogun unveils a shard of her Euthymia, dealing Electro DMG to nearby opponents, and granting nearby party members the Eye of Stormy Judgment. Eye of Stormy Judgment: When characters with this buff attack and deal DMG to opponents, the Eye will unleash a coordinated attack, dealing AoE Electro DMG at the opponent’s position. Characters who gain the Eye of Stormy Judgment will have their Elemental Burst DMG increased based on the Energy Cost of the Elemental Burst during the Eye’s duration.The Eye can initiate one coordinated attack every 0.9s per party. Coordinated attacks generated by characters not controlled by you deal 20% of the normal DMG.
Elemental Burst Secret Art_Musou_Shinsetsu_Raiden_Shogun_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Secret Art: Musou Shinsetsu Gathering truths unnumbered and wishes uncounted, the Raiden Shogun unleashes the Musou no Hitotachi and deals AoE Electro DMG, using Musou Isshin in combat for a certain duration afterward. The DMG dealt by Musou no Hitotachi and Musou Isshin’s attacks will be increased based on the number of Chakra Desiderata’s Resolve stacks consumed when this skill is used. Musou Isshin: While in this state, the Raiden Shogun will wield her tachi in battle, while her Normal, Charged, and Plunging Attacks will be infused with Electro DMG, which cannot be overridden. When such attacks hit opponents, she will regenerate Energy for all nearby party members. Energy can be restored this way once every 1s, and this effect can be triggered 5 times throughout this skill’s duration. While in this state, the Raiden Shogun’s resistance to interruption is increased, and she is immune to Electro-Charged reaction DMG. While Musou Isshin is active, the Raiden Shogun’s Normal, Charged, and Plunging Attack DMG will be considered Elemental Burst DMG. The effects of Musou Isshin will be cleared when the Raiden Shogun leaves the field. Chakra Desiderata: When nearby party members (excluding the Raiden Shogun herself) use their Elemental Bursts, the Raiden Shogun will build up Resolve stacks based on the Energy Cost of these Elemental Bursts. The maximum number of Resolve stacks is 60. The Resolve gained by Chakra Desiderata will be cleared 300s after the Raiden Shogun leaves the field.

Passive Talents

Type Icon Name Info
Talent 1 / Ascension 1 Wishes_Unnumbered_Raiden_Shogun_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Wishes Unnumbered When nearby party members gain Elemental Orbs or Particles, Chakra Desiderata gains 2 Resolve stacks. This effect can occur once every 3s.
Talent 2 / Ascension 4 Enlightened_One_Raiden_Shogun_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Enlightened One Each 1% above 100% Energy Recharge that the Raiden Shogun possesses grants her: 0.6% greater Energy restoration from Mushou Isshin, 0.4% Electro DMG Bonus.
Talent 3 / Unlocked Auto All_Preserver_Raiden_Shogun_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png All-Preserver Mora expended when ascending Swords and Poleams is decreased by 50%.

Raiden Shogun’s Constellation

Level Icon Name Effect
1 Ominous_Inscriptions_Raiden_Shogun_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Ominous Inscriptions ** Chakra Desiderata** will gather Resolve even faster. When Electro characters use their Elemental Bursts, the Resolve gained is increased by 80%. When characters of other Elemental Types use their Elemental Bursts, the Resolve gained is increased by 20%.
2 Steelbreaker_Raiden_Shogun_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Steelbreaker Secret Art: Musou Shinsetsu’s Musou no Hitotachi and Musou Isshin attacks will ignore 60% of opponents’ DEF.
3 Shinkage_Bygones_Raiden_Shogun_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Shinhage Bygones Increase the Level of Secret Art: Musou Shinsetsu by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.
4 Pledge_of_Propiety_Raiden_Shogun_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Pledge of Propiety When the Musou Isshin state applied by Secret Art: Musou Shinsetsu expires, all nearby party members (excluding the Raiden Shogun) gain 30% bonus ATK for 10s.
5 Shogun_s_Descent_Raiden_Shogun_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Shogun’s Descent Increases the Level of Transcendence: Baleful Omen by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.
6 Wishbearer_Raiden_Shogun_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Wishbearer While in the Musou Isshin state applied by Secret Art: Musou Shinsetsu, the Raiden Shogun’s Normal, Charged, and Plunging Attacks will decrease all nearby party members’ (but not the Raiden Shogun herself) Elemental Burst CD by 1s when they hit opponents. This effect can trigger once every 1s, and can trigger 5 times during the state’s duration.

Talent Materials

Icon Name Type Max Quantity Obtained
Teachings_of_Light_Materials_Genshin_Impact.png Teachings of Light Talent Materials 9 Violet Court
Guide_to_Light_Materials_Genshin_Impact.png Guide to Light Talent Materials 63 Violet Court, Alchemy
Philosophies_of_Light_Materials_Genshin_Impact.png Philosophies of Light Talent Materials 114 Violet Court, Alchemy
Old_Handguard_Ascension_Items_Genshin_Impact.png Old Handguard Common Ascension Materials 18 Dropped by Nobushi
Kageuchi_Handguard_Ascension_Items_Genshin_Impact.png Kageuchi Handguard Common Ascension Materials 66 Dropped by Lv.40+ Nobushi, Alchemy
Famed_Handguard_Ascension_Items_Genshin_Impact.png Famed Handguard Common Ascension Materials 93 Dropped by Lv.60+ Nobushi, Alchemy
Molten_Moment_Materials_Genshin_Impact.png Molten Moment Weekly Boss Materials 18 Lv 70+ Signora Weekly Boss
Crown_of_Insight_Materials_Genshin_Impact.png Crown of Insight Weekly Boss Materials 3 Frostbearing Tree, Sacred Sakura


Ascension Req.Level Mora Elemental Material 1 Elemental Material 2 Local Specialty CommonMaterial
1 20 20,000 Vajrada_Amethyst_Silver_Items_Genshin_Impact.png1 Vajrada Amethyst Sliver Amakumo_Fruit_Items_Genshin_Impact.png3 Amakumo Fruit Old_Handguard_Ascension_Items_Genshin_Impact.png3 Old Handguard
2 40 40,000 Vajrada_Amethyst_Fragment_Items_Genshin_Impact.png3 Vajrada Amethyst Fragment Storm_Beads_Enemy_Materials_Genshin_Impact.png2 Storm Beads Amakumo_Fruit_Items_Genshin_Impact.png10 Amakumo Fruit Old_Handguard_Ascension_Items_Genshin_Impact.png15 Old Handguard
3 50 60,000 Vajrada_Amethyst_Fragment_Items_Genshin_Impact.png6 Vajrada Amethyst Fragment Storm_Beads_Enemy_Materials_Genshin_Impact.png4 Storm Beads Amakumo_Fruit_Items_Genshin_Impact.png20 Amakumo Fruit Kageuchi_Handguard_Ascension_Items_Genshin_Impact.png12 Kageuchi Handguard
4 60 80,000 Vajrada_Amethyst_Chunk_Items_Genshin_Impact.png3 Vajrada Amethyst Chunk Storm_Beads_Enemy_Materials_Genshin_Impact.png8 Storm Beads Amakumo_Fruit_Items_Genshin_Impact.png30 Amakumo Fruit Kageuchi_Handguard_Ascension_Items_Genshin_Impact.png18 Kageuchi Handguard
5 70 100,000 Vajrada_Amethyst_Chunk_Items_Genshin_Impact.png6 Vajrada Amethyst Chunk Storm_Beads_Enemy_Materials_Genshin_Impact.png12 Storm Beads Amakumo_Fruit_Items_Genshin_Impact.png45 Amakumo Fruit Famed_Handguard_Ascension_Items_Genshin_Impact.png12 Famed Handguard
6 80 120,000 Vajrada_Amethyst_Gemstone_Items_Genshin_Impact.png6 Vajrada Amethyst Gemstone Storm_Beads_Enemy_Materials_Genshin_Impact.png20 Storm Beads Amakumo_Fruit_Items_Genshin_Impact.png60 Amakumo Fruit Famed_Handguard_Ascension_Items_Genshin_Impact.png24 Famed Handguard


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  • Genre
    Action RPG, Adventure
  • Guide Release
    31 October 2020
  • Last Updated
    31 July 2023
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