Consumes 20 stamina to unleash 2 consecutive strikes.
86.9% + 103.17%
2 + 6
Enemies struck by Xingqiu's charged attack will be staggered or launched.
Plunges from mid-air to strike the ground below, damaging opponents along the path and dealing AoE DMG upon impact.
Low Plunge DMG
High Plunge DMG
Xingqiu performs two strikes with his sword, dealing Hydro DMG. At the same time, this ability creates the maximum number of Rain Swords, which will orbit your active character.
The Rain Swords have the following properties:
• When a character takes DMG, the Rain Sword will shatter, reducing the amount of DMG taken.
• Increases the character's resistance to interruption.
20% of Xingqiu's Hydro DMG Bonus will be converted to additional DMG Reduction for the Rain Swords.
The maximum amount of additional DMG Reduction that can be gained this way is 24%.
The initial maximum number of Rain Swords is 3.
Using this ability applies the Wet status onto the character.
Skill DMG (T9%)
285.6% + 325.04%
DMG Reduction (T9%)
20% Hydro DMG + 28%
The DMG Reduction does not take the Hydro DMG% bonus gained from Kazuha's A4 into account.
Increased resistance to interruption stacks with other skills of similar effects.
After the Rain Swords pop, there is a small window of time where Xingqiu can apply hydro to enemies, even if the rain swords aren't visible
This occurs with the orbitals created by both Xingqiu's Skill and Burst
Only one Rain Sword can be shattered at a time, and the shattering has a cooldown of 1.5s.
While casting Guhua Sword: Fatal Rainscreen, Xingqiu can start dashing on frame 36 and start casting Guhua Sword: Raincutter on frame 58.
Using Guhua Sword: Fatal Rainscreen applies a very brief 1U Hydro aura onto the character.
EQE is about 0.5 - 1s slower on average compared to QEE or EEQ in teams where Xingqiu's E CD gates the rotation time. See more in this Vault Entry.
The DMG Reduction is affected by Mistsplitter's passive.
Initiate Rainbow Bladework and fight using an illusory sword rain, while creating the maximum number of Rain Swords.
• Your active character's Normal Attacks will trigger consecutive sword rain attacks, dealing Hydro DMG.
• Rain Swords will remain at the maximum number throughout the ability's duration.
Sword Rain DMG (T9%)
3 hit / 2.5s
Sword Rain: 25
Sword Rain: 0 / 1*
* Only the right one in 2, center one in 3, and center one in 5.
The number of Sword Rain attacks in each wave cycles in a 2-3 sequence, with the first wave having 2 Sword Rain attacks.
Rain Swords will not shatter.
Rain Swords DMG Reduction created by Guhua Sword: Raincutter also snapshots.
Before swapping, Guhua Sword: Raincutter's Rain Swords will always override Guhua Sword: Fatal Rainscreen's .
After swapping, the DMG Reduction is based on the most recently cast Rain Swords.
Sword Rain waves can be triggered at most once a second. So long as you are still in a normal attack animation, the next Sword Rain wave will be triggered as soon as possible.
Some normal attack animations, which persist longer than 1 second, can trigger multiple Sword Rain waves.
The Normal Attack may be cancelled, but Sword Rain wave will still be triggered.
Flash of Genius
When Xingqiu crafts Character Talent Materials, he has a 25% chance to refund a portion of the crafting materials used.
When a Rain Sword is shattered or when its duration expires, it regenerates the current character's HP based on 6% of Xingqiu's Max HP.
Blades Amidst Raindrops
Xingqiu gains a 20% Hydro DMG Bonus.
The Scent Remained
Increases the maximum number of Rain Swords by 1.
Rainbow Upon the Azure Sky
Extends the duration of Guhua Sword: Raincutter by 3s. Decreases the Hydro RES of opponents hit by sword rain attacks by 15% for 4s.
Weaver of Verses
Increases the Level of Guhua Sword: Raincutter by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.
Throughout the duration of Guhua Sword: Raincutter, the DMG dealt by Guhua Sword: Fatal Rainscreen is increased by 50%.
Increases the Level of Guhua Sword: Fatal Rainscreen by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.
Hence, Call Them My Own Verses
Activating 2 of Guhua Sword: Raincutter's sword rain attacks greatly enhances the third sword rain attack. On hit, the third sword rain attack also regenerates 3 Energy for Xingqiu.
Changes the number of Sword Rain attacks created in the wave cycles of Guhua Sword: Raincutter's Sword Rain waves to a 2-3-5 sequence. Xingqiu regenerates 3 Energy when the third Sword Rain wave hits opponents.
Energy regeneration is not affected by Energy Recharge.