Qiqi Support Build
Qiqi is a 5-Star, Sword character in Genshin Impact, that can support your party with heals and her Cryo damage! Qiqi can be a very good secondary healer or even primary healer depending on your party’s composition. At the same time she can deal Cryo damage, freeze enemies and trigger Elemental Reactions. This Genshin Impact Qiqi Build Guide is focusing on the role of Support.
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Weapon for Qiqi Support Build in Genshin Impact
Qiqi’s Elemental Skill can freeze enemies but also heal your party members while she is active. Her Burst deals Cryo damage, marks enemies and makes party characters hitting marked enemies to heal themselves. To maximize her effectiveness we are focusing on building up her Energy Recharge stat so we can cast Skills as often as possible. Since Qiqi is a Sword user the Sacrificial Sword is the best Weapon for her. A Sword that boosts Energy Recharge and can end her Elemental Skill’s cooldown immediately!
Good alternative weapons include:
Artifacts for Qiqi Support Build in Genshin Impact
If you want to focus on Qiqi’s Elemental Burst then the Noblesse Oblige is the best option for the Build, since it boosts Burst Damage and buffs the ATK of party members when using an Elemental Burst! For a higher boost to Energy Recharge then the Emblem of Severed Fate is another great option that can boost Energy Recharge and Elemental Burst Damage even more. If you wish to focus on healing more then the Maiden Beloved and Ocean-Hued Clam are the best options! Using two pieces of Gladiator’s Finale along with one of those Sets is a nice option as well, since Qiqi’s heals scale with her ATK Stat.
Our desired Stats for Artifacts are:
- Energy Recharge
- Healing Bonus
- Cryo DMG Bonus
Skills for Qiqi Support Build in Genshin Impact
Qiqi’s Normal attack is called Ancient Sword Art and its effects are:
- Normal Attack: Perform up to 5 rapid strikes.
- Charged Attack: Consumes a certain amount of Stamina to unleash 2 rapid sword swings.
- Plunging Attack: Plunges from mid-air to strike the ground below, damaging enemies along the path and dealing AOE DMG upon impact.
Her Elemental Skill, Adeptus Art: Herald of Frost, summons a Cryo Orb that deals Cryo damage and can freeze enemies nearby. On hit, Qiqi’s attacks can heal you and your party. Healing scales based on Qiqi’s ATK stat. The Orb remains active even if you switch characters and will also periodically heal them.
Her Elemental Burst, Adeptus Art: Preserver of Fortune, marks nearby enemies with a talisman that deals Cryo damage. When you attack enemies affected by the talisman, you regenerate Health.
Best Party Members for Qiqi Support Build in Genshin Impact
Qiqi can work very well with Electro based main DPS characters, like Fischl or Keqing. Triggering Superconduct boosts your damage. Likewise she can trigger Melt when combined with Pyro based characters like Hu Tao or Xiangling. Qiqi works well along with Hydro based characters like Barbara because it is easy to freeze enemies.