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Genshin Impact

Hu Tao

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Rarity Tier Weapon Vision
(5 Stars) Polearm Pyro


Full Name Hu Tao
Sex Female
Birthday 15th July
Constellation Papilio Charontis
Region Liyue
Affiliation Wangsheng Funeral Parlor
Special Dish
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The 77th Director of Wangsheng Funeral Parlor. She took over the business at a rather young age.

Skills Talents

Talents Icon Name Notes
Normal Attack Secret Spear of Wangsheng Normal Attack: Performs up to six consecutive spear strikes. Charged Attack: Consumes a certain amount of Stamina to lunge forward, dealing damage to opponents along the way. Plunging Attack: Plunges from mid-air to strike the ground below. damaging opponents along the path and dealing AoE DMG upon impact.
Elemental Skill Guide to Afterlife Only an unwavering flame can cleanse the impurities of this world. Hu Tao consumes a set portion of her HP to knock the surrounding enemies back and enter the Paramita Papilion state. Paramita Papilio: Increases Hu Tao’s ATK based on her Max HP at the time of entering this State. ATK Bonus gained this way cannot exceed 300% of Hu Tao’s Base ATK. Converts attack DMG to Pyro DMG, which cannot be overridden by any other elemental infusion. Charged Attacks apply Blood Blossom effect to the enemies hit.Increases Hu Tao’s resistance to interruption. Blood Blossom: Enemies affected by Blood Blossom will take Pyro DMG every 4s. This DMG is considered Elemental Skill DMG. Each enemy can be affected by only one Blood Blossom effect at a time, and its duration may only be refreshed by Hu Tao herself. Paramita Papilio eneds when its duration is over, or Hu Tao has left the battlefield or fallen.
Elemental Burst Spirit Soother Commands blazing spirits to attack, dealing Pyro DMG in a large AoE. Upon striking the enemy, regenerates a percentage of Hu Tao’s Max HP. This effect can be triggered up to 5 times, based on the number of enemies hit. If Hu Tao’s HP is below or equal to 50% when the enemy is hit, both the DMG and HP Regeneration are increased.

Passive Talents

Type Icon Name Info
Talent 1 / Ascension 1 Flutter By When Paramita Papilio state activated by Guide to Afterlife is over, all allies in the party (excluding Hu Tao herself) will have their CRIT Rate increased by 12% for 8s.
Talent 2 / Ascension 4 Sanguine Rouge When Hu Tao’s HP is equal to or less than 50%, her Pyro DMG Bonus is increased by 33%
Talent 3 / Unlocked Auto The More the Merrier When Hu Tao cooks a dish perfectly, she has a 18% chance to receive an additional “Suspicious” dish of the same type.


Level Icon Name Effect
1 Crimson Bouquet While in Paramita Papilio state activated by Guide to Afterlife, Hu Tao’s Charge Attacks do not consume Stamina.
2 Ominous Rainfall Increase the Blood Blossom DMG by the amount equal to 4% of Hu Tao’s Max HP at the time the effect is applied. Additionally, Spirit Soother will also apply the Blood Blossom effect.
3 Bloodletting Ritual Increases the Level of Guide to Afterlife by 3. Maximum Upgrade level is 15.
4 Garden of Eternal Rest Upon defeating an enemy affected by Blood Blossom that Hu Tao applied herself, all nearby allies in the party (excluding Hu Tao herself) will have their CRIT Rate increased by 12% for 15.
5 Floral Incense Increases the Level of Spirit Soother by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15
6 Butterfly’s Embrace Triggers when Hu Tao’s HP drops below 25%, or when she suffers a lethal strike: Hu Tao will not fall as result of the DMG sustained. Additionally, for the next 10s, all of her Elemental and Physical RES is increased by 200%, her CRIT Rate is increased by 100%, and her resistance to interruption is greatly increased. This effect triggers automatically when Hu Tao has 1 HP left Can only occur once every 60s.


Ascension Max Lv. Mora Elemental Material 1 Elemental Material 2 Local Specialty Common Material
1st 20 20,000 1 Agnidus Agate Silver None 3 Silk Flower 3 Whopperflower Nectar
2nd 40 40,000 3 Agnidus Agate Fragment 2 Juvenile Jade 10 Silk Flower 15 Whopperflower Nectar
3rd 50 60,000 6 Agnidus Agate Fragment 4 Juvenile Jade 20 Silk Flower 12 Shimmering Nectar
4th 60 80,000 3 Agnidus Agate Chunk 8 Juvenile Jade 30 Silk Flower 18 Shimmering Nectar
5th 70 100,000 6 Agnidus Agate Chunk 12 Juvenile Jade 45 Silk Flower 12 Energy Nectar
6th 80 120,000 6 Agnidus Agate Gemstone 20 Juvenile Jade 60 Silk Flower 24 Energy Nectar


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Guide Information

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  • Platforms
    Android, iOS, PC, Switch, PS4
  • Genre
    Action RPG
  • Guide Release
    31 October 2020
  • Last Updated
    21 June 2021
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  • Based on version 1.4
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