Kamisato Ayaka is one of the most anticipated characters in this update. It’s been over a year since this character is being teased in the leaks all over the internet. She was first teased in the pre-release beta last year before the official release of the game in September. Ayaka will be the first banner going live with the update on July 21st. We got a sneak peek into Kamisato during the 2.0 Genshin Impact preview Livestream. Here take a look at her character teaser.
The young princess of Kamisato Clan, one of the most respected and prestigious clans in the city of Inazuma. The youngest heir to the clan alongside elder brother Ayato. While she looks upon internal and external affairs in the city, her brother acts as the head of the clan taking charge of the government affairs. Being a noble, she is adored and loved by the people of the city. People love her affection for arts and her peaceful spirit. This has earned her the title of Shirasagi Himegimi.
Character Event Wish: The Heron’s Court
Kamisato Ayaka, Ningguan, Chongyun and Yanfei. This the first time Yanfei has been in a banner since her release in v1.5.
From Version 2.0 – 10th August 2021
Also, do note that the Character Test run will also be available during the banner duration.
Kamisato Ayaka: Talents
Normal Attack :
Kamisato Art: Kabuki
Normal: Ayaka does upto 5 consecutive strikes.
Charged: Her charged attack consumes an amount of stamina to deal with a focused flurry of sword ki.
Plunging: Plunges from mid-air to strike the ground, damaging the enemies along with dealing AoE DMG upon impact.
Kamisato Art: Hyouka
Ayaka summons a blooming Snowflake around her throwing her enemies into the air and dealing cryo damage. This attack has a CD of 10s.
Kamisato Art: Soumetsu
Ayaka summons a snowstorm with flawless poise known as Frostflake Senki No To. The Frostflake continuously damages the enemy within the vicinity to everyone it touches. After the skill duration expires it bursts dealing extra cryo damage to nearby enemies its Area of Effect. The burst skill has an extremely high energy cost of 80 and a CD of 20s.
Alternate Sprint Animation
Kamisato Art: Senho
After Mona, Ayaka is the second character to get her own alternate sprint Ayaka transforms herself in an icy veil cloaking herself while consuming stamina. After reappearing she deals cryo damage if within enemy vicinity and infuses her swords with cryo for a brief period.
According to Project Celestia on Twitter, The following are the leaked constellation of Kamisato Ayaka which are subject to change.
The Mistsplitter Reforged available alongside the Ayaka banner is the best weapon for Ayaka. This Katana part of the Inazuma series set deals elemental damage upto 24% depending on the refinement level. The weapon can stack upto 3 times the elemental damage. Stacks can be gained via normal attacks dealing elemental damage, Elemental bursts or having less than 100% energy.
Mistsplitter Reforged Stats:
Base Attack – 48 (Lvl 1)
Crit DMG – 9.6% (Lvl 1)
Base Attack – 674 (Lvl 90)
Crit DMG – 44.1% (Lvl 90)
Alternate 5 Star weapon
Originally came along with the Primordial Jade Winged-Spear in the weapon banner alongside Xiao. The sword has the following passive: Protector’s Virtue – HP increased by 20% also provide an ATK bonus of 1.2% of wielder’s max HP. At R5 the HP is increased by 40% and the ATK bonus is now at 2.4% of wielder’s max HP.
Primordial Jade Cutter stats:
Base Attack: 44 (Lvl 1)
Crit Rate: 9.6% (Lvl 1)
Base Attack: 542 (Lvl 90)
Crit Rate: 44.1% (Lvl 90)
Recommended 4 Star Weapon
The Black Sword is a Battle Pass exclusive weapon. It can only be obtained by purchasing Gnostic Hymn (Battle Pass). Although it’s a great 4 star alternative to the new craftable sword (Anemona Kageuchi) it’s locked behind a paywall and it can’t be obtained through primogems. Besides the paywall, it’s a fantastic sword that increases the Normal and Charged Attack of the wielder by 20% and also heals passively if the attack is a Crit hit. At R5 Normal and Charged Attack is increased by 40% and regenerates 100% of ATK as HP whenever an attack is a Crit hit.
The Black Sword stats:
Base Attack: 42 (Lvl 1)
Crit Rate: 6% (Lvl 1)
Base Attack: 510 (Lvl 90)
Crit Rate: 27.6% (Lvl 90)
Recommended 4-Star Weapon Alternative
The Blackcliff Longsword part of the blackcliff set is a Crit DMG-focused weapon. The weapon can be acquired from the in-game shop with Masterless Starglitter. The weapon is cycled every 2 months so to get it one has to keep an eye on the in-game store. The weapon will be in Starglitter Exchange under Paimon’s Bargain section you can spend your Starglitter tokens to exchange the weapon. The weapon gives a passive ATK boost of 12% for 30s after defeating an enemy. This is a good weapon for increasing your damage numbers. Both the Blackcliff and Black Sword can be exchanged depending on what stat you are lacking be it Crit Rate (Black Sword) or Crit DMG (Blackcliff Longsword).
ATK: 44 (Lvl 1)
Crit DMG: 8% (Lvl 1)
ATK: 565 ( Lvl 90)
Crit DMG: 36.8% (Lvl 90)
Recommended Artifact for Ayaka
The Blizzard Strayer set is the best artifact set Ayaka can get. The Blizzard set gives buffs to cryo DMG. A 2 piece set grants you a 15% Cryo DMG boost while a 4 piece set increases your crit by 20% and if you manage to freeze an enemy it increases another 20%. If you lack 4 piece set combine it with Gladiator’s Finale 2 piece to give an 18% ATK boost.
Alternative Artifact Set
This new artifact set is coming along with the Inazuma update. It is an alternative to the Gladiator’s Finale set as it can be obtained only through World Boss drops. However, this new artifact set can be obtained by completing the domain. Shimenawa 2 piece set gives you 18% ATK and a 4 piece set upon using elemental skill you will lose 15 energy and Normal, Charged and Plunging Attack DMG is increased by 50% for 10s.
If you don’t have a 4 piece set of either of the following you can use the following combo sets:
Character Ascension Materials: Ayaka
In order to Lvl up Ayaka to 90, you will need to farm the following materials.
Kamisato Ayaka Lvl. 90 Ascension Materials
|20||20k||x1 Shivada Jade Silver|
x3 Sakura Bloom
x3 Old Handguard
|40||40k||x3 Shivada Jade Fragment|
x2 Perpetual Heart
x10 Sakura Blossom
x15 Old Handguard
|50||60k||x6 Shivada Jade Fragment|
x4 Perpetual Heart
x20 Sakura Blossom
x12 Kageuchi Handguard
|60||80k||x3 Shivada Jade Chunk|
x8 Perpetual Heart
x30 Sakura Blossom
x18 Kageuchi Handguard
|70||100k||x6 Shivada Jade Chunk|
x12 Perpetual Heart
x45 Sakura Blossom
x12 Famed Handguard
|80||120k||x6 Shivada Jade Gemstone|
x20 Perpetual Heart
x60 Sakura Blossom
x24 Famed Handguard
Character Bio: Kamisato Ayaka
Daughter of the Yashiro Commission’s Kamisato Clan. Dignified and elegant, as well as wise and strong
Title: Frostflake Heron
Allegiance: Yashiro Commission
Birthday: 28th September
EN Voice Actor: Erica Mendez
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