Faruzan is a 4-star Geo polearm user in Genshin Impact, hailing from Inazuma. Her abilities allow her to deal massive damage while also providing support to her team. In this guide, we will go over her abilities and how to best utilize them.
Normal Attack: Stone Spear
Faruzan performs up to six consecutive spear strikes, with the last hit dealing increased damage. This attack sequence can also be chained into a plunge attack. Faruzan’s normal attack can be further enhanced with a Geo bonus artifact set.
Elemental Skill: Earth Tower
Faruzan creates a tower of earth in front of her, dealing Geo damage to surrounding enemies and launching them into the air. The tower can also be climbed, allowing Faruzan and her teammates to reach higher locations. This skill can be used both offensively and defensively.
Elemental Burst: Geocrush
Faruzan jumps into the air and smashes the ground with her spear, causing a massive shockwave that deals massive Geo damage to surrounding enemies. This attack can also create a shield around Faruzan, absorbing damage and increasing her resistance to interruption.
Passives of Faruzan
- Petrification: Faruzan’s normal attack has a 10% chance to petrify enemies for 1.5 seconds.
- Rising Earth: After using Earth Tower, Faruzan’s normal attack damage is increased by 20% for 5 seconds.
- Rockslide: After using Geocrush, Faruzan’s Elemental Skill cooldown is reduced by 2 seconds.
Constellations of Faruzan
- Shattering Earth: Increases the damage of Geocrush by 15%.
- Duststorm: Petrified enemies take an additional 20% damage.
- Earthquake: Increases the level of Earth Tower by 3.
- Faultline: Increases the level of Geocrush by 3.
- Rock Solid: Increases Faruzan’s resistance to interruption by 50%.
- Crystal Fortress: Faruzan gains an additional 15% shield strength.
Faruzan’s Geo element makes her a great support character for any team composition. She can pair well with characters who have abilities that trigger reactions, such as Klee or Mona.
Faruzan’s Earth Tower can also be used to create barriers, protecting other party members from enemy attacks. Additionally, her Geocrush can provide a valuable shield for the party.
- Vortex Vanquisher: This 5-star polearm can increase Faruzan’s attack damage and shield strength.
- Prototype Starglitter: This craftable 4-star polearm can increase Faruzan’s critical hit rate and has a chance to generate elemental particles when dealing damage.
- Favonius Lance: This 4-star polearm can increase Faruzan’s energy recharge, allowing her to use her Elemental Burst more frequently.
Geo-boosting artifact sets like Archaic Petra or Retracing Bolide can increase the damage output of Faruzan’s attacks.
Defense-boosting artifact sets like Defender’s Will or Petra’s Claim can increase the effectiveness of Faruzan’s shield.
Faruzan is a powerful Geo character who can serve as both a DPS and support for any team. Her Earth Tower and Geocrush abilities make her a formidable opponent on the battlefield, and her passives and constellations allow her to deal massive damage while also protecting herself and her teammates.