Of all the weapons available in Genshin Impact, it is important to get hold of the best in the entire catalog , since we are interested in equipping our characters with the most powerful arsenal , the one that is worth leveling up to the maximum and taking advantage of its characteristics. So there will be no enemy that can resist you in the adventure.
Therefore, in this entry of our complete guide below we are going to show you which are the best weapons in Genshin Impact with a tier list .
- Best light swords
- Best claymore swords (jaws)
- Better bows
- Better catalysts
- Better spears
Before going on to show you the best weapons broken down in a tier list by type, we remind you that the 5-star rarity ones are only obtained as a random reward when making wishes in Gachapon (these are the most valuable, along with the 4-star ones) . The tier list presented below could change in the future , it has been devised according to the general opinions of the Genshin Impact player community and taking into account the base statistics of the weapons, starting from level 0.
Best light swords
Here we show you which are the best light swords available in the game.
|Reflection of Darkness||5 stars||48||Critical Bonus||Grants a 12% Bonus of all types of Elemental Damage, as well as the power of the Darkbreaker Emblems. Depending on whether he has 1, 2 or 3 Shadowbreaker Emblems, the character gains 8/16/28% Elemental Damage Bonus pertaining to his elemental type. In the following situations, the character gains an emblem: by dealing Elemental Damage with Normal Attacks. The emblem lasts 5s; when performing the Ultimate Skill. The emblem lasts 10 seconds; when the character’s Elemental Energy is below 100%. The darkness cutter emblem obtained in this way lasts until the character regenerates all of his Elemental Energy. The duration of each fog shield emblem is calculated independently.||Gachapon|
|Aquila Favonia||5 stars||48||Physical ATK Bonus||Base attack increases exponentially when taking damage. In addition, life is regenerated depending on the damage received and is returned as damage to surrounding enemies. This effect only occurs every 15 seconds.||Gachapon|
|Oath of liberty||5 stars||46||Elemental Mastery||Increases damage dealt by 10%. When causing an elemental reaction, the character gains an Insurrection Charm that can be acquired once every 0.5 seconds maximum. Gaining 2 talismans will consume them and grant all team members the Great Millennial Concert: Song of Resistance effect for 12 seconds, increasing the damage of normal, charged, and descending attacks by 16%.||Gachapon|
|Mountain breaker||5 stars||46||Physical ATK Bonus||Increase shield strength. Hitting enemies increases Physical Attack for 8 seconds (max 5 stacks).||Gachapon|
|Celestial Sharpened Blade||5 stars||44||Energy recharge||Increases healing by 20%, critical rate by 4%, and grants an 80% chance to spawn an elemental particle. It can only happen every 9 seconds.||Gachapon|
|Primordial Jade Cutter||5 stars||44||Critical Bonus||Increases HP by 20%. It also provides a bonus ATK based on 1.2% of Max HP. carrier.||Gachapon|
|Darkcrack Longsword||4 stars||44||Physical ATK Bonus||After defeating an enemy, attack damage is increased for 30 seconds. This effect has a maximum of 3 stacks, the duration of each stack is independent of the others.||In exchange for Starlight in Paimon’s Bargains|
|Flash in the Dark||4 stars||44||Critical Bonus||Sprinting for at least 1 second increases attack damage by 28% for 6 seconds. This effect cannot be stacked.||Gachapon|
|Grudge Prototype||4 stars||44||Physical ATK Bonus||When you hit normal or charged attacks, they increase base damage and defense for 6 seconds. Maximum 4 stacks. The effect can only occur once every 0.3 seconds.||Blacksmith’s forge|
Best claymore swords (jaws)
Here are the best claymore or heavy swords in the game.
|Ode of the Pines||5 stars||49||Physical ATK Bonus||A part of the «Great Millennial Concert» that floats on the winds. Increases ATK by 16%. When attacking an enemy with a Normal or Charged Attack, the character gains a whispering talisman that can be acquired once every 0.3 seconds maximum. Gaining 4 Whispering Talismans will consume them, granting all nearby team members the effect of “Great Millennial Concert: Song of Revelation” for 12 sec, increasing Speed. Attack of Normal Attacks by 12% and ATK by 20%. After activating, Whispering Talismans cannot be obtained for 20 sec. The effects of “Great Millennial Concert” will not stack with other effects of the same type.||Gachapon|
|Wolf headstone||5 stars||46||Physical ATK Bonus||Base damage increased. On hit, attacks against enemies below 30% health increase the base attack of all team members for 12 seconds. This effect can only occur every 30 seconds.||Gachapon|
|Sword of Laziness||5 stars||46||Physical ATK Bonus||Increase shield strength. Hitting enemies increases Physical Attack for 8 seconds (max 5 stacks).||Gachapon|
|Celestial Pride||5 stars||Four. Five||Energy recharge||Increase all damage. After using an elemental attack, normal or charged, on hit, a void blade is created that deals physical damage to all enemies in its path. This effect lasts 20 seconds or 8 Void Blades.||Gachapon|
|Archaic Prototype||4 stars||43||Physical ATK Bonus||When hitting normal or charged attacks they have a 50% chance to deal bonus attack damage to enemies within a small radius. This effect only occurs every 15 seconds.||Blacksmith’s forge|
|Royal great sword||4 stars||43||Physical ATK Bonus||Dealing damage to an enemy increases critical rate by 8%. Maximum 5 stacks (a critical hit cancels all stacks).||In exchange for Starlight in Paimon’s Bargains|
We show you the best bows in the game.
|Winter star||5 stars||46||Critical Bonus||The damage done by Elemental Skill and Ultimate Skill is increased by 12%. Hitting an enemy with a Normal Attack, Charged Attack, Elemental Skill, or Ultimate Skill gains a polar day star stack that lasts 12 seconds. At 1/2/3/4 stacks, ATK is increased by 10/20/30/48%. Polar Day Star stacks gained from Normal Attack, Charged Attack, Elemental Skill, or Ultimate Skill are calculated independently of each other.||Gachapon|
|Lightning Shaker||5 stars||46||Critical Bonus||Increases ATK by 20% and grants the power of Thunder Emblems. Depending on whether you have 1, 2, or 3 Thunder Emblems, the damage dealt with Normal Attacks is increased by 12/24/40%. In the following situations, the character gains an emblem: by dealing damage with Normal Attacks. The emblem lasts 5 seconds; when performing an Elemental Skill. The emblem lasts 10 seconds; when the character’s Elemental Energy is below 100%. The emblem of thunder obtained in this way lasts until the character regenerates all his Elemental Energy. The duration of each Thunder Emblem is calculated independently.||Gachapon|
|Elegy of the End||5 stars||46||Energy recharge||Increase Elemental Mastery by 60. When the character using the weapon’s elemental abilities or explosions deal damage, that character gains a Remembrance Seal. This effect can be triggered once every 0.2 seconds (even if you’re not on the field). When you have 4, they are all consumed and the entire party gains a 100% increase in Elemental Mastery and a 20% increase in ATK for 12 seconds.||Gachapon|
|Amos Arch||5 stars||46||Physical ATK Bonus||Increases the percentage of damage for normal attack and aiming shot. Damage from arrows shot increased for every second the arrow is in flight, stacking up to 5 times per arrow.||Gachapon|
|Celestial Wings||5 stars||Four. Five||Critical Bonus||Critical damage increased. Hits are more likely to inflict a small area attack, dealing damage equal to 100% of the physical attack. This effect can only occur every 4 seconds.||Gachapon|
|Dark Crag Bow||4 stars||44||Physical ATK Bonus||After defeating an enemy the base attack increases for 30 seconds. This effect can be stacked up to 3 times, the duration of each stack is independent of the others.||In exchange for Starlight in Paimon’s Bargains|
|Sacrificial Bow||4 stars||43||Energy recharge||After dealing damage to an enemy with an elemental ability, that ability has a higher chance to recharge on its cooldown. This effect only occurs once every 11-15 seconds.||Gachapon|
Here are the best catalysts you can get in the game.
|Unalterable Moon||5 stars||46||Life Bonus||Healing bonus increases by 10%. The damage dealt by Normal Attacks is increased by an amount equal to 1% of Max Life. character with this weapon equipped. After using the Ultimate Skill and for 12 seconds, when a Normal Attack hits an enemy, they regenerate 0.6 pts. of Elemental Energy. Elemental Energy can only be regenerated in this manner once every 0.1 sec.||Gachapon|
|Earthly Padlock||5 stars||46||Physical ATK Bonus||Increase shield strength. Hitting enemies increases Physical Attack for 8 seconds (max 5 stacks).||Gachapon|
|Celestial Scroll||5 stars||Four. Five||Physical ATK Bonus||Elemental damage bonus increased. Normal attacks have a 50% chance to gain favor with the clouds, causing the clouds to search for nearby enemies to attack for 15 seconds. This can only happen once every 30 seconds.||Gachapon|
|Lost prayer to the holy winds||5 stars||44||Critical Bonus||Increases movement speed by 10%. When in battle you gain a bonus elemental damage every 4 seconds, maximum 4 stacks. The effect lasts until the combat ends or the character is defeated.||Gachapon|
|Nautical chart||4 stars||44||Elemental mastery||Triggering an elemental reaction grants a 10% bonus to elemental damage for 10 seconds, maximum 2 stacks.||Gachapon|
|Royal grimoire||4 stars||44||Physical ATK Bonus||Damaging an enemy increases the critical damage rate by 8%, maximum 5 stacks. A critical hit nullifies all stacks.||In exchange for Starlight in Paimon’s Bargains|
Take a look at the list of the best spears in the game.
|Jade hawk||5 stars||48||Critical Bonus||Hitting increases attack damage for 6 seconds, maximum 7 stacks. This effect can only occur once every 0.3 seconds. Full stacks increase the percentage of skill damage.||Gachapon|
|Reaper’s Light||5 stars||46||Energy recharge||Increases ATK by 28% of the amount of Energy Refill the character has above 100%. ATK can be maxed out by 80% this way. After using Ultimate Skill, Energy Recharge is increased by 30% for 12 sec.||Gachapon|
|Cloud Piercer Lance||5 stars||46||Physical ATK Bonus||Increase shield strength. Hitting enemies increases Physical Attack for 8 seconds (max 5 stacks).||Gachapon|
|Celestial Spike||5 stars||46||Physical ATK Bonus||Normal attack speed increased. Increases damage against enemies affected by any element.||Gachapon|
|Homa Staff||5 stars||46||Critical Bonus||Increases HP by 20%. It also provides a bonus ATK based on 0.8% of Max HP. carrier. When the bearer’s HP is less than 50% the bonus increases by 1%.||Gachapon|
|Crescent Moon Pica||4 stars||44||Physical ATK Bonus||After collecting an orb or elemental particle, normal and charged attacks deal increased bonus attack damage for 5 seconds.||Blacksmith’s forge|
|Stellar Prototype||4 stars||42||Energy recharge||After using an elemental ability, damage per normal and charged attack is increased for 12 seconds, maximum 2 stacks.||Blacksmith’s forge|