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Genshin Impact


Matt Chard

Xiangling is a 4-Star Pyro-based character who wields a Claymore. 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.


Rarity Tier Weapon Vision
(4 Stars) Genshin Impact Screenshot s_tier.png S-tier Genshin Impact Screenshot Polearm Genshin Impact Screenshot Pyro


Full Name Xiangling
Birthday November 2nd
Constellation Ladle
Region Liyue
Affiliation Wanmin Restaurant
Special Dish Wanmin Restaurant’s Boiled Fish
How to Obtain Wishes, Clear Floor 3, Chamber 3 of the Spiral Abyss


The Head Chef at the Wanmin Restaurant and also a waitress there, Xiangling is extremely passionate about cooking and excels at her signature hot and spicy dishes. Though still young, Xiangling is a true master of the culinary arts with all the skills of a kitchen veteran. She enjoys a good reputation among the hearty eaters at Chihu Rock. There’s absolutely no need to be nervous if she wants you to sample her latest creation. It will not disappoint. Promise.

Xiangling’s Skills

Talents Icon Name Notes
Normal Attack Dough_Fu_Xiangling_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Dough-Fu Normal Attack: Performs up to 5 consecutive spear strikes. Charged Attack: Consumes a certain amount of Stamina to lunge forward, dealing damage to enemies along the way. Plunging Attack: Plunges from mid-air to strike the ground below, damaging enemies along the path and dealing AoE DMG upon impact.
Elemental Skill Guoba_Attack_Xiangling_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Guoba Attack Summons Guoba the Panda. Guoba continuously breathes fire, dealing AoE Pyro DMG.
Elemental Burst Pyronado_Xiangling_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Pyronado Displaying her mastery over both fire and polearms, Xiangling sends a Pyronado whirling around her. The Pyronado will move with your character for so long as the ability persists, dealing Pyro DMG to all enemies in its path.

Xiangling’s Passive Talents

Type Icon Name Info
Talent 1 / Ascension 1 Crossfire_Xiangling_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Crossfire Increases the flame range of Guoba by 20%.
Talent 2 / Ascension 4 Beware_its_Super_Hot_Xiangling_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Beware, It’s Super Hot! When Guoba Attack’s effect ends, Guoba leaves a chili pepper on the spot where it disappeared. Picking up a chili pepper increases ATK by 10% for 10s.
Talent 3 / Unlocked Auto Chef_de_Cuisine_Xiangling_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Chef de Cuisine When Xiangling cooks an ATK-boosting dish perfectly, she has a 12% chance to receive double the product.

Xiangling’s Constellations

Level Icon Name Effect
1 Crispy_Outside_Tender_Inside_Xiangling_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Crispy Outside, Tender Inside Enemies hit by Guoba’s attacks have their Pyro RES reduced by 15% for 6s.
2 Oil_Meets_Fire_Xiangling_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Oil Meets Fire he last attack in a Normal Attack sequence applies the Implode status onto the enemy for 2s. An explosion will occur once this duration ends, dealing 75% of Xiangling’s ATK as AoE Pyro DMG.
3 Deepfry_Xiangling_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Deepfry Increases the Level of Pyronado by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.
4 Slowbake_Xiangling_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Slowbake Pyronado’s duration is increased by 40%.
5 Guoba_Attack_Xiangling_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Guoba Mad Increase the Level of Guoba Attack by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.
6 Condensed_Pyronado_Xiangling_Characters_Genshin_Impact.png Condensed Pyronado For the duration of Pyronado, all party members receive a 15% Pyro DMG Bonus.

Xiangling’s Talent Materials

Xiangling’s Ascension

Xiangling’s Best Weapons Ranked

Rating Icon Weapon Base Attack Bonus Effect Skill Effect
Best Wavebreakers_Fin_Weapons_Genshin_Impact.png Wavebreaker’s Fin 45 ATK + 3% Watatsumi Wavewalker: For every point of the entire party’s combined maximum Energy capacity, the Elemental Burst DMG of the character equipping this weapon is increased by 0.12%. A maximum of 40% increased Elemental Burst DMG can be achieved this way.
Second Best Engulfing_Lightning_Weapons_Genshin_Impact.png Engulfing Lightning 46 Energy Recharge + 12% Timeless Dream: Eternal Stove: ATK increased by 28% of Energy Recharge over the base 100%. You can gain a maximum bonus of 80% ATK. Gain 30% Energy Recharge for 12s after using an Elemental Burst.
Third Best Staff_of_Homa_Weapons_Genshin_Impact.png Staff of Homa 46 CRIT DMG + 14.4% Reckless Cinnabar: HP increased by 20%. Additionally, provides an ATK Bonus based on 0.8% of the wielder’s Max HP. When the wielder’s HP is less than 50%, this ATK bonus is increased by an additional 1% of Max HP.

Xiangling’s Best Artifacts Ranked

Rating Icon Set (2) Bonus (4) Bonus
Best Crimson_Witch_Witchs_Flower_of_Blaze_Artifacts_Genshin_Impact.png Crimson Witch Pyro DMG Bonus +15% Increases Overloaded and Burning DMG by 40%. Increases Vaporize and Melt DMG by 15%. Using an Elemental Skill increases the 2-Piece Set Bonus by 50% of its starting value for 10s. Max 3 stacks.
Second Best Emblem_of_Severed_Fate_Flower_Artifacts_Genshin_Impact.png Emblem of Severed Fate Energy Recharge +20% Increases Elemental Burst DMG by 25% of Energy Recharge. A maximum of 75% bonus DMG can be obtained in this way.
Third Best Noblesse_Oblige_Royal_Flora_Artifacts_Genshin_Impact.png Noblesse Oblige Elemental Burst DMG +20% Using an Elemental Burst increases all party members’ ATK by 20% for 12s. This effect cannot stack.
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    Android, iOS, PC, PS4, PS5, Switch
  • Genre
    Action RPG, Adventure
  • Guide Release
    31 October 2020
  • Last Updated
    31 July 2023
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This guide for Genshin Impact includes the following:

  • Based on version 3.0.
  • 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 including the new Sumeru Archon Quests.
  • 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 including the new Sumeru Domains.
  • 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.
  • All details on Gardening and Fishing.
  • Bonus Content, including Interviews from voice actors.

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