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Genshin Impact


Matt Chard


Rarity Tier Weapon Vision
(5 Stars) Polearm Geo


Name Zhongli
Sex Male
Birthday December 31st
Constellation Historia Antiqua
Region Liyue
Affiliation Wangsheng Funeral Parlor
Special Dish
How to Obtain Available 2nd December


A mysterious guest invited by the Wangsheng Funeral Parlor. Extremely knowledgeable in all things. Zhongli does not bat an eyelid when paying (or when asking others to pay). He willingly pays the asking price, no matter how unreasonable it is, and may pay even more for things he likes. The funny thing is, Zhongli never remembers to take his purse with him.

Skills Talents

Talents Icon Name Notes
Normal Attack Rain of Stone Normal Attack: Performs up to 6 consecutive spear strikes. Charged Attack: Consumes a certain amount of stamina to lunge forward, causing stone spears to fall along his path. Plunging Attack: Plunges from mid-air to strike the ground below, damaging along the path and dealing AoE damage on impact.
Elemental Skill Dominus Lapidis Every mountain, rock and inch of land is filled with the power of Geo, but those who can wield such powers freely are few and far between. Press: Commands the omnipresent power of earth to solidify into a Stone Stele, dealing AoE Geo DMG. Additionally, the Stone Stele will resonate with other Geo Constructs in the vicinity, dealing Geo DMG to surrounding enemies. The Stone Stele is considered a Geo Construct, and can both be climbed and used to block attacks. Only one may exist at any one time. Hold: Causes nearby Geo energy to explode, causing the following effects: Creates a shield of jade. The shield’s DMG Absorption scales based on Zhongli’s Max HP, and absorbs Geo DMG 250% more effectively. Causes AoE Geo DMG. If there are nearby targets with the Geo Element, it will drain a large amount of Geo Element from a maximum of 2 such targets. This effect does not cause DMG.
Elemental Burst Planet Befall Brings a falling meteor down to earth, dealing massive Geo DMG to opponents caught in its AoE and applying the Petrification status to them. Petrification: Opponents affected by the Petrification status cannot move.

Passive Talents

Type Icon Name Info
Talent 1 / Ascension 1 Resonant Waves When the Jade Shield takes DMG, it will Fortify: Fortified characters have 5% increased Shield Strength.Can stack up to 5 times, and lasts until the Jade Shield disappears.
Talent 2 / Ascension 4 Dominance of Earth Planet Befall deals additional DMG equal to 33% of Zhongli’s Max HP.
Talent 3 / Unlocked Auto Arcanum_of_Crystal Refunds 15% of the ores used when crafting Polearm-type weapons.


Level Icon Name Effect
1 Rock, the Backbone of Earth Increases the maximum number of Stone Steles created by Dominus Lapidis that may exist simultaneously to 2.
2 Stone, the Cradle of Jade Planet Befall grants nearby characters on the field a Jade Shield when it descends.
3 Jade, Shimmering through Darkness Increases the Level of Dominus Lapidis by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.
4 Topaz, Unbreakable and Fearless Increases Planet Befall’s AoE by 20% and increases the duration of Planet Befall’s Petrification effect by 2s.
5 Lazuli, Herald of the Order Increases the Level of Planet Befall by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.
6 Chrysos, Bounty of Dominator When the Jade Shield takes DMG, 40% of that incoming DMG is converted to HP for the current character. A single instance of regeneration cannot exceed 8% of that character’s Max HP.


Ascension Max Lv. Mora Elemental Material 1 Elemental Material 2 Local Specialty Common Material
1st 20 20,000 1 Prithiva Topaz Silver None 3 Cor Lapis 3 Slime Condensate
2nd 40 40,000 3 Prithiva Topaz Fragment 2 Basalt Pillar 10 Cor Lapis 15 Slime Condensate
3rd 50 60,000 6 Prithiva Topaz Fragment 4 Basalt Pillar 20 Cor Lapis 12 Slime Secretions
4th 60 80,000 3 Prithiva Topaz Fragment 8 Basalt Pillar 30 Cor Lapis 18 Slime Secretions
5th 70 100,000 6 Prithiva Topaz Chunk 12 Basalt Pillar 45 Cor Lapis 12 Slime Concentrate
6th 80 120,000 6 Prithiva Topaz Gemstone 20 Basalt Pillar 60 Cor Lapis 24 Slime Concentrate


Builds we be available at a later date.

Artifact Sets

Artifact Set Icon 2 Piece Bonus 4 Piece Bonus
Archaic Petra GEO +15%. Upon obtaining an Elemental Shard created through a Crystallize Reaction, all party members gain 35% RES to that particular element for 10s. Only one form of Elemental RES can be gained in this manner at any one time.


Artifact Set Icon 2 Piece Bonus 4 Piece Bonus
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%.

Best Weapons Ranked

Rating Icon Weapon Rating Base Attack Bonus Effect Skill Effect
Best Skyward Spine 48 Energy Recharge + 8.0%. Increases CRIT Rate by 8% and increases Normal ATK SPD by 12%. Additionally, Normal and Charged Attacks hits on enemies have a 50% chance to trigger a vacuum blade that deals 40% of ATK as DMG in a small AoE. This effect can occur no more than once every 2s
Second Best Primordial Jade Winged Spear 48 Crit Rate + 4.80%. On hit, increases ATK by 3.2% for 6s. Max 7 stacks. This effect can only occur once every 0.3s. While in possession of the maximum possible stacks, DMG dealt is increased by 12%.
Third Best Prototype Grudge 44 Energy Recharge + 7.5%. After using an Elemental Skill, increases Normal and Charged Attack DMG by 8% for 12s. Max 2 stacks.

Best Artifacts Ranked

Rating Icon Set Bonuses (2 piece) Bonuses (4 piece)
Best Archaic Petra GEO +15%. Upon obtaining an Elemental Shard created through a Crystallize Reaction, all party members gain 35% RES to that particular element for 10s. Only one form of Elemental RES can be gained in this manner at any one time.
Second Best 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%.
Third Best Retracing Bolide Increaes Shield Strength by 35%. While protected by a shield, gain an additional 40% Normal and Charged Attack DMG.

Guide Information

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  • Platforms
    Android, iOS, PC, PS4, PS5, Switch
  • Genre
    Action RPG, Adventure
  • Guide Release
    31 October 2020
  • Last Updated
    23 July 2021
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This guide for Genshin Impact includes the following:

  • Based on version 1.6
  • An interactive Map of Teyvat showing the location of all; Anemoculus, Geoculus, Statues of the Seven, World Quests, Shrines, Plants, Monsters, Enemies, Chests and Minerals.
  • Knowledge on all of the current known regions of Teyvat
  • Detailed Character pages of all playable characters showing talent trees, skill builds and Ascension tables.
  • Character Tier Lists
  • Combat Information and Elemental Effects & Combinations
  • Weapons - Showing the current best and highest rated weapons in the game.
  • All Archon Quests that tell the main story of the Traveler and Paimon as they travel the world of Teyvat in search of the Traveler’s missing twin sibling.
  • All World Quests that are unlocked by speaking to NPCs through Teyvat. They give insight into the various locations and stories of the world.
  • All Story Quests consisting of chapters related to the background and personalities of each playable character.
  • All Domains laid bare with expert strategies
  • How to conquer the Spiral Abyss
  • All Weekly Bosses covered with expert strategies
  • How to get all the optimal outcomes on Hangout Events
  • Housing guide using the Serenitea Pot including a full blueprint and furnishings list

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