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Top Genshin Impact 5 Star Characters

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Top Genshin Impact 5 Stars Characters

Spoilt for choice with 5 stars characters and wondering who the top Genshin Impact 5-stars characters are? The content of Genshin Impact is ever-increasing. With each update, we see a lot of new characters in the game. Right now, there are more than 45 playable characters, and each of them has its own unique story and a way of fighting the enemies. 

In this article, we are presenting the top 5 5-stars characters with an honorable mention. 

Raiden Shogun

Genshin Impact - Raiden Shogun
Genshin Impact – Raiden Shogun

Weapon

Raiden Shogun’s weapon is a Polearm.

Elemental Skill

Raiden Shogun strikes the enemy with a shard of her Euthymia, which deals Electro damage to them. With her elemental skill, she also grants the part member “Eye of the stormy judgment,” which buffs their Elemental Burst Damage and deals additional AoE Electro damage with each attack.

Elemental Burst

In her elemental burst, Raiden unleashes “Musou no Hitotachi” on her enemies and deals AoE Electro damage to them using her sword “Musou Isshin.” When using Musou Isshin, each attack is infused with Electro damage, and if an attack hits the enemy, she generates some energy particles for the nearby party members.  

Constellations

Talents

Recommended Artifacts Set

Emblem of Severed Fate

Emblem of Severed Fate
Emblem of Severed Fate

Kaedahara Kazuha

Genshin Impact - Kaedahara Kazuha
Genshin Impact – Kaedahara Kazuha

Weapon

Kaedahara Kazuha’s weapon is a Sword.

Elemental Skill

With his elemental skill, Kazuha pulls enemies and objects to his central position dealing Anemo damage in the way. Then Kazuha can perform a powerful plunging attack as the wind lifts him in the air. 

Elemental Burst

Kazuha performs a single powerful strike from his blade, which deals AoE Anemo damage to the enemies. Afterward, this strike creates a field “Autumn Whirlwind,” which deals periodical Anemo damage to the enemies in its domain and some extra damage by elemental reaction with the first element it comes in contact with. 

Constellations

Talents

Recommended Artifacts Set

Viridescent Venerer

Viridescent Venerer
Viridescent Venerer

Zhongli

Genshin Impact - Zhongli
Genshin Impact – Zhongli

Weapon

Zhongli’s weapon is a Polearm.

Elemental Skill

Zhongli summons a stone stele, which can be considered a geo construct. The stone stele can resonate with other geo structures and deal AoE Geo damage. With hold, Zhongli summons a shield that can absorb incoming damage based on Zhongli’s Max HP.

Elemental Burst

Zhongli summons a meteor to the arena, which deals a huge Geo damage to the enemies. After the meteor falls, enemies are petrified for some duration, making them unable to move. 

Constellations

Talents

Recommended Artifacts Set

Tenacity of the Millelith

Tenacity of the Millelith
Tenacity of the Millelith

Hu Tao

Genshin Impact - Hu Tao
Genshin Impact – Hu Tao

Weapon

Hu Tao’s weapon is a Polearm.

Elemental Skill

Hu Tao enters the state of “Paramita Papilio” by consuming some of her HP. In this state, she gains some attack buffs, which can increase her attack damage to 40% of her max HP and her normal attack is infused with Pyro and thus deals Pyro damage to the enemies. 

Elemental Burst

Hu Tao summons a blazing spirit that deals AoE Pyro damage to the nearby enemies. It regenerates some HP for Hu Tao after getting a successful hit. The max limit of stacking this effect is 5 times. If Hu Tao’s HP is less than half of her Max HP, the effect of her elemental burst is further increased. 

Constellations

Talents

Recommended Artifacts Set

Crimson Witch of Flames

Crimson Witch of Flames
Crimson Witch of Flames

Ganyu

Genshin Impact - Ganyu
Genshin Impact – Ganyu

Weapon

Ganyu’s weapon is a Catalyst

Elemental Skill

Ganyu swiftly moves back, leaving “Ice Lotus” in her original position. Ice Lotus confuses nearby enemies to attack it and thus acts like a distraction for the enemies. After taking a certain amount of damage, it bursts to deal AoE Cryo damage to nearby enemies.

Elemental Burst

Ganyu summons a sacred Cryo Pearl that continuously rains down shards of ice on enemies dealing AoE Cryo damage over some time. 

Constellations

Talents

Recommended Artifacts Set

Blizzard Strayer

Blizzard Strayer
Blizzard Strayer

Honorable Mention – Kamisato Ayato

Genshin Impact - Ayato
Genshin Impact – Ayato

Weapon

Kamisato Ayato’s weapon is a Sword.

Elemental Skill

With the help of Kyouka, Ayato creates a water illusion and enters a unique state, “Takimeguri Kanka.” In this state, he attacks enemies at a blindingly fast speed, converting his regular attacks to AoE Hydro attacks. When this skill ends, his water illusion bursts and deals AoE Hydro damage. 

Elemental Burst

Ayato creates a circular domain that continuously gives Hydro damage to enemies within its area. This field also increases the normal attack damage of active characters.  

Constellations

Talents

Recommended Artifacts Set

Gladiator’s Nostalgia

Gladiator’s Nostalgia
Gladiator’s Nostalgia

Final Words on Top Genshin Impact 5 Stars Characters

Opinions may vary since every player has their own way of enjoying the game. So our picks for the top Genshin Impact 5-stars characters are not absolute, but are based on our experiences while playing Genshin Impact!

If you want to check out the top Genshin Impact 4-stars characters (because not everyone is lucky enough to get so many 5-stars characters), check out our guide on the same!

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