Genshin Impact is an adventure RPG game released by MiHoYo in 2020. In just a short time the game has become one of the most successful actions RPG titles ever to have been released in multiple titles. Tevyat is a vast region of seven nations and each nation has an associated archon that is tied to different visions. The visions are special elemental affinities in Genshin Impact. This includes the likes of Monstadt with Anemo, Liyue with Geo, and Inazuma with Electro. With every new region’s Statue of the Seven giving the main character (Lumine/Aether), an affinity from the element. In this Genshin Impact guide, we will talk about all you need to know about Geo Traveler, his/her builds, and the materials required for ascension.
Geo Traveler: Playstyle and skillset
The Traveler is a versatile character who can align with different elements and in the geo form is very good support for Geo main DPS. His ability to battery and provide Crit bonus makes him an invaluable asset in geo teams.
|NAME / DESCRIPTION||TYPE|
|Foreign Rockblade||Normal Attack|
|Performs up to 5 rapid strikes.|
|Foreign Rockblade||Charged Attack|
|Consumes a certain amount of Stamina to unleash 2 rapid sword strikes.|
|Foreign Rockblade||Plunging Attack|
|Plunges from mid-air to strike the ground below, damaging opponents along the path and dealing AoE DMG upon impact.|
|Starfell Sword||Elemental Skill|
|You disgorge a meteorite from the depths of the earth, dealing with AoE Geo DMG. The meteorite is considered a Geo Construct and can be climbed or used to block attacks. Hold This skill’s positioning may be adjusted.|
|Wake of Earth||Elemental Burst|
|Energizing the Geo deep underground, you set off expanding shockwaves. Launches surrounding opponents back and deals AoE Geo DMG. A stone wall is erected at the edges of the shockwave. The stone wall is considered a Geo Construct and may be used to block attacks.|
Geo Traveler’s Passive
- 1st Ascension Passive: Reduces Starfell Sword’s CD by 2s.
- 4th Ascension Passive: The final hit of a Normal Attack combo triggers a collapse, dealing 60% of ATK as AoE Geo DMG.
Geo Traveler’s Constellations
The best part of using the main character is that players have access to all their constellations. To activate a constellation players require a Memory of Immovable Crystals. The memory of Immovable Crystals are obtained as follows :
- Reward from the quest Farewell, the Archaic Lord (Chapter I, Act II)
- Reward from the quest A New Star Approaches (Chapter I, Act III)
- Sold by Xingxi in Souvenir Shop, Mingxing Jewelry (4 Immovable Crystal for 225 Geo Sigils each)
|1||Invincible Stonewall||Party members within the radius of Wake of Earth have their CRIT Rate increased by 10% and have increased resistance against interruption.|
|2||Rock core Meltdown||When the meteorite created by Starfell Sword is destroyed, it will also explode, dealing additional AoE Geo DMG equal to the amount of damage dealt by Starfell Sword.|
|3||Will of the Rock||Increases the Level of Wake of Earth by 3. The maximum upgrade level is 15.|
|4||Reaction Force||The shockwave triggered by Wake of Earth regenerates 5 Energy for every opponent hit. A maximum of 25 Energy can be regenerated in this manner at any one time.|
|5||Meteorite Impact||Increases the Level of Starfell Sword by 3. The maximum upgrade level is 15.|
|6||Everlasting Boulder||Glacial Waltz will generate 1 additional icicle and will regenerate 15 Energy when cast.|
Sets to farm for Geo Traveler
- 2 pc Gladiators Finale/Shimenawa’s Reminiscence and 2 pc Archaic Petra : Archaic Petra provides 15% geo damage bonus which buffs both the elemental skill and burst while Gladiators Finale/Shimenawa’s Reminiscence provide 18% ATK bonus which increases damage of all three components of Geo MC’s kit.
- 2 pc Archiac Petra and 2 pc Noblesse Oblige : Using 2 pc Noblesse Oblige paired with Archaic Petra players can increase the geo damage and also increase
- 4 pc Noblesse Oblige: The staple artifact for support characters, this set is only recommended for Geo MC if playing in a quick swap team where the sole purpose of the character is to provide crit buff with burst. Using 4 pc Noblesse would augment Geo MC’s burst damage and provide an ATK boost to all team members.
- 2 pc Archaic Petra and 2 pc Noblesse Oblige : A balanced combination, Archaic Petra and Noblesse Oblige provide buffs to Geo MC that can be useful for both Main DPS and Support roles.
|Artifact||Main stat||Sub Stat Priority|
|Flower||HP||Crit Damage> Crit Rate > ATK% > ATK > Energy Recharge|
|Plume||ATK||Crit Damage> Crit Rate > ATK% > ATK > Energy Recharge|
|Sands||ATK%||Crit Damage> Crit Rate > ATK% > ATK > Energy Recharge|
|Goblet||Geo Damage Bonus||Crit Damage> Crit Rate > ATK% > ATK > Energy Recharge|
|Circlet||Crit Rate/ Crit Damage||Crit Damage> Crit Rate > ATK% > ATK > Energy Recharge|
Best Builds for Geo Traveler
The high skill damage output paired with crit rate buff make Geo MC an enviable support character. While Geo MC also can do a good amount of damage with his normal attack he is more suited as a burst support character.
Main DPS : Elemental Skill > Normal Attack = Elemental Burst
Support : Elemental Skill > Elemental Burst > Normal Attack
Materials required for ascension of Geo Traveler
The materials needed to In this Genshin Impact Geo Traveler Guide, we will look at the materials required for the Ascension of Geo Traveler from level 1 to level 90.
|1x||Brilliant Diamond Silver|
|9x||Brilliant Diamond Fragment|
|9x||Brilliant Diamond Chunk|
|6x||Brilliant Diamond Gemstone|
|Experience||414 Hero’s wit, 13 Adventurer’s XP, 22 Wanderers advice|
Talent Upgrade Materials
The following materials are required to level up 1 talent up to level 10.
|3x||Teachings of Freedom|
|6x||Guide to Freedom|
|11x||Guide to Resistance|
|4x||Guide to Ballad|
|6x||Philosophies of Freedom|
|12x||Philosophies of Resistance|
|20x||Philosophies of Ballad|
|31x||Forbidden Curse Scroll|
|1x||Crown of Insight|
Elemental Skill or Burst
|3x||Teachings of Prosperity|
|6x||Guide to Prosperity|
|11x||Guide to Dilligence|
|4x||Guide to Gold|
|6x||Philosophies of Prosperity|
|12x||Philisophies of Dilligence|
|20x||Philisophies of Gold|
|6x||Tail of Boreas|
|1x||Crown of Insight|
Best weapons for Geo Traveler in Genshin Impact
For support Geo MC Primordial Jade Cutter, Mistspitter Reforged and Summit Shaper are the best 5-star options. Among the 4 stars, Festering Desire and Amenoma Kageuchi are the best options. At refinement 5 the three-star weapon, Harbinger of Dawn also provides high value but it requires the characters’ HP to be above 90% to optimize the damage.
For the main DPS Mistsplitter Reforged, Summit Shaper is the best 5-star option. Among 4 stars Blackcliff Longsword and The Flute are both good options.
Best Team Comps
Geo MC pairs well with almost all Geo characters in the game giving them Crit Rate buff and acting as a battery as well as activating Geo resonance. Zhongli, Ningguang, Albedo, and Noelle all benefit from having Geo MC in their team. Newly introduced, Arataki Itto also can utilize buffs from Geo MC along with the elemental particles that Geo MC generates as Itto is an energy-hungry character.