Faruzan Guide and Best Builds

Faruzan Guide and Best Builds for Genshin Impact

Faruzan is a 4-star Anemo Bow Character in Genshin Impact who functions primarily as an Anemo support with powerful Resistance Shred. Our Faruzan Build Guide focuses on Faruzan's best artifacts, weapons and team compositions.

Last updated on Jan 31, 2024 at 00:00 by Shikhu
A Rating
Anemo Element
Bow Weapon
Rarity
Chandni Parekh EN Voice Actor
Yui Horie JP Voice Actor
1.

Strengths and Weaknesses

V Strengths
  • +Incredibly powerful Anemo damage buff and Resistance shred.
  • +C6 buffs Anemo CRIT DMG.
  • +Crowd Control and enemy grouping using charged shots.
X Weaknesses
  • -Many gameplay benefits are tied behind constellations making high constellations important for Faruzan.
  • -Energy hungry wanting 200-300% Energy Recharge.
  • -Weak Energy Particle generation.
2.

Faruzan Anemo Support Build

Faruzan's main build is that of an Anemo Support for characters such as Wanderer and Xiao by providing incredibly powerful supportive capabilities. Faruzan is however very Energy-hungry meaning you need to focus on Energy Recharge over personal damage.

BiS Weapon Favonius Warbow
Alternative Weapons
  1. Elegy for the End
  2. End of the Line
  3. Fading Twilight
Best Artifacts
  1. Viridescent Venerer
  2. Tenacity of the Millelith at C6
Main Stats
  • Sand Stats: Energy Recharge
  • Goblet Stats: Anemo DMG
  • Circlet Stats: CRIT Rate or CRIT DMG
Substat Priority
  1. Energy Recharge to breakpoint
  2. CRIT Rate / DMG
  3. ATK
Talent Priority
  1. Elemental Burst
  2. Elemental Skill
  3. Normal Attack

Favonius Warbow is incredibly important to Faruzan because of how impactful it is towards Energy Recharge. When using Favonius Warbow you want to prioritise CRIT over CRIT DMG.

The exact amount of Energy Recharge can vary wildly depending on your rotation and constellations meaning you may require anywhere from 200% to 300% Energy Recharge. Viridescent Venerer is also your best Artifact choice, but at C6 consider swapping to Tenacity of the Millelith.

2.1.

Energy Recharge Breakpoints

Faruzan's Energy requirements generally depend on how often you create Pressurized Collapse when using Wind Realm of Nasamjnin. With her C6, The Wondrous Path of Truth , your Energy Recharge requirements are significantly lower. If you are specifically using Favonius Warbow you can remove around 35% off of the below requirements.

C0 C1 - C5 C6
2 Pressurized Collapse 100% particles 220 - 240% 175 - 200%
2 Pressurized Collapse 50% Particles 245 - 260% 210 - 230%
1 Pressurized Collapse 100% Particles 275 - 300% 235 - 260%

50% and 100% Particles refers to the energy particles generated when using Wind Realm of Nasamjnin. A character only gains 50% of the energy if they are off-field. 100% would therefore mean that Faruzan was on-field to collect the particles.

3.

Combos and How to Play Faruzan

Faruzan is easy to set up as a support however their charged attacks can feel clunky at times with lower constellations. Start by using Wind Realm of Nasamjnin and Charged Attack to apply Pressurized Collapsee. Repeat a second time for more energy as needed. Afterwards use The Wind's Secret Ways and swap to another party member.

If the Anemo DPS on your team needs additional energy then use The Wind's Secret Ways first and only afterwards use Wind Realm of Nasamjnin. This will allow you to swap to your Anemo DPS, giving them the Energy instead.

4.

Faruzan's Best Team Comps

Being exclusively an Anemo support, Faruzan plays best when with other Anemo characters mainly Wanderer, Xiao and Shikanoin Heizou to increase their personal damage.

4.1.

Faruzan Supporting Anemo Hypercarries

Main DPS Sub DPS Sub DPS Support
Wanderer Xingqiu Faruzan Layla
Xiao Albedo Faruzan Zhongli
Shikanoin Heizou Yelan Faruzan Kuki Shinobu

Listed above are examples of different Anemo Hypercarries teams using Anemo DPS characters, there are many more examples in their respective guides, which use Faruzan due to how incredibly powerful she is to increasing the damage of the DPS. Different Sub DPS and Supports have been listed as examples of the flexibility available.

4.2.

Xiao Xianyun Plunge

Main DPS Support Support Support
Xiao Faruzan Xianyun

This plunge team is one of Xiao's best teams to play, Xiao is buffed using characters such as Faruzan, Furina, Bennett. Xianyun and Faruzan are Key to this team being incredibly powerful supports for Xiao. Do not forget that with this team, only one Anemo character requires Viridescent Venerer so Faruzan can wear Tenacity of the Millelith instead.

5.

Faruzan's Ascensions, Talents, and Constellations

Faruzan Ascensions Faruzan Talents Faruzan Constellations
5.1.

Faruzan Ascension Passives and Materials

Unlock Ascension Passive Explanation
With Character Tomes Light the Path Gains 25% more rewards when dispatched on a Sumeru Expedition for 20 hours.
1st Ascension Impetuous Flow When Faruzan is in the Manifest Gale state created by Wind Realm of Nasamjnin, the amount of time taken to charge a shot is decreased by 60%, and she can apply The Wind's Secret Ways's Perfidious Wind's Bale to opponents who are hit by the vortex created by Pressurized Collapse.
4th Ascension Lost Wisdom of the Seven Caverns

When characters affected by The Wind's Secret Ways's Prayerful Wind's Gift deal Anemo DMG using Normal, Charged, Plunging Attacks, Elemental Skills, or Elemental Bursts to opponents, they will gain the Hurricane Guard effect.

This DMG will be increased based on 32% of Faruzan's Base ATK. 1 instance of Hurricane Guard can occur once every 0.8s. This DMG Bonus will be cleared after Prayerful Wind's Benefit expires or after the effect is triggered once.

Faruzan requires a range of materials to ascend to the 6th Ascension. Starting from the second Ascension they gain additional Attack as their bonus stat giving a total of 24% increased Attack at the final ascension. The total cost to upgrade all ascensions is:

Source Quantity
Mora 420,000 Mora
Boss Material 46x Light Guiding Tetrahedron
Ascension Material
Local Specialty 168x Henna Berry
Enhancement Material
  • 18x Faded Red Satin
  • 30x Trimmed Red Silk
  • 36x Rich Red Brocade
5.2.

Faruzan's Talents

Listed below is each talent and a brief explanation of how they work.

Type Talent Name Brief Explanation
Normal Normal Attack: Parthian Shot 4 consecutive shots with a bow, Charged Attacks deal Anemo Damage.
Elemental Skill Wind Realm of Nasamjnin Deal AoE Anemo Damage giving you Manifest Gale, next Charged Attack will become a Hurricane Arrow that applies Pressurized Collapse which pulls enemies in and generates Energy.
Elemental Burst The Wind's Secret Ways AoE that deals Anemo Damage and moves around. Periodically dealing damage and applying Perfidious Winds Bale which decreases Anemo Resistance and gives Anemo Damage bonus.

To upgrade a single talent to level 10, it costs:

Source Quantity
Mora 1,625,500 Mora
Special Material 1x Crown of Insight
Boss Material 6x Puppet Strings
Domain Material
  • 3x Teachings of Admonition
  • 21x Guide to Admonition
  • 38x Philosophies of Admonition
Enhancement Material
  • 6x Faded Red Satin
  • 22x Trimmed Red Silk
  • 31x Rich Red Brocade
5.3.

Faruzan's Constellations

Faruzan is a character that really shines as you gain additional Constellations. Each Constellation provides increased quality of life gameplay helping to make Faruzan an important part of your Anemo team. That being said, The Wondrous Path of Truth (C6) is by far the best Constellation having the biggest impact on her kit.

# Name Explanation
C1 Truth by Any Means Gain an additional Hurricane Arrow shot massively helping with Energy Recharge generation.
C2 Overzealous Intellect The duration of the Dazzling Polyhedron created by The Wind's Secret Ways is increased by 6s.
C3 Spirit-Orchard Stroll
  • Increases the Level of Wind Realm of Nasamjnin by 3.
  • Maximum upgrade level is 15.
C4 Divine Comprehension Pressurized Collapses vortex restores more energy depending on how many opponents it hits up to 4 additional Energy per vortex.
C5 Wonderland of Rumination
  • Increases the Level of The Wind's Secret Ways by 3.
  • Maximum upgrade level is 15.
C6 The Wondrous Path of Truth Burst provides 40% increased CRIT DMG as well as applying Pressurized Collapse every 3 seconds that your active character attacks.
5.4.

Changelog

  • 31 Jan. 2024: Added new team, following the release of Xianyun.
  • 29 Nov. 2023: Guide added.
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