Kaeya

Kaeya (4★)

An accomplished swordsman and a strategic thinker in the Knights of Favonius, rumored to hail from beyond Mondstadt.

Skills

Normal Attack: Ceremonial Bladework
Frostgnaw
Kaeya seems affable, but his nature is that of unyielding ice.
Glacial Waltz
A winsome smile, genial words, and the merciless hoarfrost that lies beneath... These are all Kaeya's weapons.

Builds

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Talents Priority
Burst>Skill>Normal Attack
Artifacts:

Recommended Primary Stats

HP

ATK

Energy Recharge

ATK%

Cryo DMG

CRIT Rate

CRIT DMG

Substats Priority

Energy Recharge / CRIT Rate / CRIT DMG / ATK% / ATK / Elemental Mastery
Noblesse Oblige
(2)

Elemental Burst DMG +20%

(4)

Using an Elemental Burst increases all party members' ATK by 20% for 12s. This effect cannot stack.

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Emblem of Severed Fate
(2)

Energy Recharge +20%

(4)

Increases Elemental Burst DMG by 25% of Energy Recharge. A maximum of 75% bonus DMG can be obtained in this way.

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Noblesse Oblige
(2)

Elemental Burst DMG +20%

Blizzard Strayer
(2)

Cryo DMG Bonus +15%

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Noblesse Oblige
(2)

Elemental Burst DMG +20%

The Exile
(2)

Energy Recharge +20%

Passive Talent

Cold-Blooded Strike
Ascension Phase 1
Every hit with Frostgnaw regenerates HP for Kaeya equal to 15% of his ATK.
Glacial Heart
Ascension Phase 4
Opponents Frozen by Frostgnaw will drop additional Elemental Particles.
Frostgnaw may only produce a maximum of 2 additional Elemental Particles per use.
Hidden Strength
Decreases sprinting Stamina consumption for your own party members by 20%.
Not stackable with Passive Talents that provide the exact same effects.

Constellations

Excellent Blood
Constellation Lv. 1
The CRIT Rate of Kaeya's Normal and Charge Attacks against opponents affected by Cryo is increased by 15%.
Never-Ending Performance
Constellation Lv. 2
Every time Glacial Waltz defeats an opponent during its duration, its duration is increased by 2.5s, up to a maximum of 15s.
Dance of Frost
Constellation Lv. 3
Increases the Level of Frostgnaw by 3.
Maximum upgrade level is 15.
Frozen Kiss
Constellation Lv. 4
Triggers automatically when Kaeya's HP falls below 20%:
Creates a shield that absorbs damage equal to 30% of Kaeya's Max HP. Lasts for 20s.
This shield absorbs Cryo DMG with 250% efficiency.
Can only occur once every 60s.
Frostbiting Embrace
Constellation Lv. 5
Increases the Level of Glacial Waltz by 3.
Maximum upgrade level is 15.
Glacial Whirlwind
Constellation Lv. 6
Glacial Waltz will generate 1 additional icicle, and will regenerate 15 Energy when cast.

Ascension Materials

LV.12
20000
1
3
3
LV.23
40000
3
2
10
15
LV.34
60000
6
4
20
12
LV.45
80000
3
8
30
18
LV.56
100000
6
12
45
12
LV.67
120000
6
20
60
24
TOTAL
420000
1
9
9
6
46
168
18
30
36

Talent Materials

LV.12
12500
3
6
LV.23
17500
2
3
LV.34
25000
4
4
LV.45
30000
6
6
LV.56
37500
9
9
LV.67
120000
4
4
1
LV.78
260000
6
6
1
LV.89
450000
12
9
2
LV.910
700000
16
12
2
1
TOTAL
1652500
3
21
38
6
22
31
6
1