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Genshin Impact


Matt Chard


Rarity Tier Weapon Vision
(4 Stars) A-tier Polearm Pyro


Full Name Xiangling
Sex Female
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.

Skills Talents

Talents Icon Name Notes
Normal Attack 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 Summons Guoba the Panda. Guoba continuously breathes fire, dealing AoE Pyro DMG.
Elemental Burst 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.

Passive Talents

Type Icon Name Info
Talent 1 / Ascension 1 Crossfire Increases the flame range of Guoba by 20%.
Talent 2 / Ascension 4 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 When Xiangling cooks an ATK-boosting dish perfectly, she has a 12% chance to receive double the product.


Level Icon Name Effect
1 Crispy Outside, Tender Inside Enemies hit by Guoba’s attacks have their Pyro RES reduced by 15% for 6s.
2 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 Increases the Level of Pyronado by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.
4 Slowbake Pyronado’s duration is increased by 40%.
5 Guoba Mad Increase the Level of Guoba Attack by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.
6 Condensed Pyronado For the duration of Pyronado, all party members receive a 15% Pyro DMG Bonus.


Ascension Max Lv. Mora ElementalMaterial 1 ElementalMaterial 2 LocalSpecialty CommonMaterial
1st 20 20,000 1 Agnidus Agate Silver None 3 Jueyun Chilli 3 Slime Condensate
2nd 40 40,000 3 Agnidus Agate Fragment 2 Everflame Seed 10 Jueyun Chilli 15 Slime Condensate
3rd 50 60,000 6 Agnidus Agate Fragment 4 Everflame Seed 20 Jueyun Chilli 12 Slime Secretions
4th 60 80,000 3 Agnidus Agate Chunk 8 Everflame Seed 30 Jueyun Chilli 18 Slime Secretions
5th 70 100,000 6 Agnidus Agate Chunk 12 Everflame Seed 45 Jueyun Chilli 12 Slime Concentrate
6th 80 120,000 6 Agnidus Agate Gemstone 20 Everflame Seed 60 Jueyun Chilli 24 Slime Concentrate

Pyro Support Build

This build empowers Xiangling’s Pyro DMG and uptime of her skills.


Weapon Type Rarity Icon Notes
Prototype Grudge Polearm After using an Elemental Skill, increases Normal and Charged Attack DMG by 8% for 12s. Max 2 stacks.

Artifact Sets

Artifact Set Icon 2 Piece Bonus 4 Piece Bonus
Noblesse Oblige Elemental Burst DMG +20% Using an Elemental Burst increase all party memebers’ ATK by 20% for 12s. This effect cannot stack.


Artifact Set Icon 2 Piece Bonus 4 Piece Bonus
The Exile Energy Recharge +20%. Using an Elemental Burst regenerates 2 Energy for other party members every 2s for 6s. This effect cannot stack.

Pyro DPS Build

This build is actually very similar to the support one, but it uses the Gladiator’s Finale set to increase her Normal Attack damage significantly. Weapons also become a lot more important.


Weapon Type Rarity Icon Notes
Skyward Spine Polearm 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.


Weapon Type Rarity Icon Notes
Crescent Pike Polearm After picking up an Elemental Orb/Particle, Normal and Charged Attacks deal an additional 20% ATK as DMG for 5s.

Artifact Sets

Artifact Set Icon 2 Piece Bonus 4 Piece Bonus
Gladiator’s Finale Gladiator’s Finale ATK +18%


Artifact Set Icon 2 Piece Bonus 4 Piece Bonus
Lavawalker Pyro RES increased by 40%. Increases DMG against enemies that are Burning or affected by Pyro by 35%.

Talent Priority

Guoba Attack: Summons Guoba the Panda. Guoba continuously breathes fire at the enemy, dealing AoE Pyro DMG

Best Artifacts Ranked

Rating Icon Set Bonuses (2 piece) Bonuses (4 piece)
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%.
Second Best Lavawalker Pyro RES increased by 40%. Increases DMG against enemies that are Burning or affected by Pyro by 35%.
Third Best Crimson Witch of Flames Pyro DMG Bonus +15%. Increases Overloaded and Burning DMG by 40%. Increases Vaporize and Melt DMG by 15%. Using an Elemental SKill increases 2-Piece Set effects by 50% for 10s. Max 3 stacks.

Guide Information

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  • Platforms
    Android, iOS, PC, PS4, PS5, Switch
  • Genre
    Action RPG, Adventure
  • Guide Release
    31 October 2020
  • Last Updated
    30 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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