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The Best Genshin Impact Lisa Build

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What is the best Genshin Impact Lisa build? An intellectual and proficient witch, the once-grand mage Lisa is now the gentle Librarian of the Knights of Favonius, and one of the many characters that will join your team by completing story quests. On the battlefield, she’s a great Electro Support unit, and a great way to trigger Electro-related Reactions.

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Lisa's Wish screen
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How Do I Get Lisa in Genshin?

Lisa is obtainable by spending wishes in the Wanderlust Invocation standard banner or through the main story, after the quest Sparks Amongst the Pages. Good luck obtaining her!

What Are the Best Lisa Builds?

Lisa excels as great Electro Support. She hits really hard with a great Electro Burst that is great to knock down foes and trigger reactions, and her Elemental Skill is also great for crowd control, making her a great team player.

Below is the best Lisa builds right now. You can keep reading to find out the hows and whys of this particular Lisa build, but if you've used this character before, you'll quickly understand the thought process behind her best weapon and artifact choices.

Role Best Weapon Alternative Weapon Best Artifacts Alternative Artifacts
Electro Support BuildLost Prayer to the Sacred WindsSolar PearlNoblesse Oblige (4 Pieces)Noblesse Oblige (2 Pieces) & Thundering Fury (2 Pieces)

Electro Support

Since the idea is to inflict damage using the Elemental Burst as often as possible, weapons like Lost Prayer to the Sacred Winds or Solar Pearl are always the best options. If you can’t afford those, the Mappa Mare should suffice as well.

Due to the supportive nature of the whole artifact set, the Noblesse Oblige set is the best choice by far in this context. However, if you want to boost Electro Damage instead of buffing your party, you can always mix some Thundering Fury parts in it.

What Are the Best Team Comps for Lisa?

No matter the team you assemble, whenever you use Lisa you want to proc as many Elemental Reactions as possible. Zhongli serves as a tanky DPS, but is with Lisa, Xingqiu, and Sucrose, where the fun starts. All the three of them can wreak havoc on the battlefield mixing their different Elemental attacks, while Zhongli shields them from harm.

Character Element
Lisa's Weapon screen
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What Are the Best Weapons for Lisa?

The Lost Prayer to the Sacred Winds or Solar Pearl is the only real good option for this build, but you can also find a more affordable and equally good alternative in the form of the Solar Pearl. Last but not least, if you’re looking for a craftable option, you can obtain the Mappa Mare if you still don’t have any of the former.

Weapon Rarity Stats Skills How to Obtain
Lost Prayer to the Sacred Winds5-StarCritical RateBoundless Blessing: Increases Movement Speed by 10%. When in battle, gain an 8% Elemental Damage Bonus every 4 seconds. Max 4 stacks. Lasts until the character falls or leaves combat.Wishes
Solar Pearl4-StarCritical RateSolar Shine: Normal Attack hit increase Elemental Skill and Elemental Burst Damage by 20% for 6 seconds. Likewise, Elemental Skill or Elemental Burst hits increase Normal Attack Damage by 20% for 6 seconds.Wishes
Mappa Mare4-StarElemental MasterInfusion Scroll: Triggering an elemental reaction grants an 8% Elemental DMG bonus for 10s. Max 2 stacks.Forge
Lisa's Artifact screen
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What Are the Best Artifacts for Lisa?

Depending on which build you choose to make, you may need the Noblesse Oblige and Thundering Fury sets in case you want to use Lisa as a Support. How many of these you choose to equip on her will depend on your gameplay, so it is suggested that you test different builds, see how they work as mixed or full sets and you can decide then.

Artifacts Two-Piece Effect Four-Piece Effect
Thundering FuryElectro damage Bonus +15%Increases damage caused by Overloaded, Electro-Charged, and Superconduct by 40%. Triggering such effects decreases Elemental Skill CD by 1 second. Can only occur once every 0.8 seconds.
Noblesse ObligeElemental Burst damage +20%.Using an Elemental Burst increase all party members' Attack by 20% for 12 seconds. This effect cannot stack.

Lisa Artifact Stats

Given Lisa's set of skills, you want to develop Elemental Mastery as the main stat and focus on boosting Attack as the sub-stat.

Slot Main Stat Sub Stats
FeatherATKCritical Damage, Critical Rate, Attack%, Elemental Mastery
FlowerHPCritical Damage, Critical Rate, Attack%, Elemental Mastery
HourglassAttack%Critical Damage, Critical Rate, Attack, Elemental Mastery
GobletElectro Damage Bonus%Critical Damage, Critical Rate, Attack%, Elemental Mastery
HeadpieceCritical DMG / Critical RateCritical Damage/Critical Rate, Attack%, Elemental Mastery, Attack

What Are Lisa's Skills and Talents?

Lisa shines as a Support, with several tools to buff your party and trigger Electro-related reactions by using her Elemental Skill and Burst, abilities that not only are great offensive skills that inflict AoE damage but also function as great crowd control tools.

Attack Effect
Normal AttackPerform up to 4 lightning attacks that deal Electro damage.
Charged AttackConsumes a certain amount of Stamina to deal AoE Electro damage after a short casting time.
Plunging AttackLisa descends towards the ground from mid-air, damaging all enemies in her path, dealing AoE Electro damage upon landing.
Elemental Skill - Violet ArcPress Releases a homing Lightning Orb, that deals Electro damage, and applies a stack of Conductive status (Max 3 stacks) to enemies in a small AoE. Hold After an extended casting time, calls down lightning, dealing massive Electro damage to all nearby enemies. Deals great amounts of extra damage to enemies based on the number of Conductive stacks applied to them and clears their Conductive status.
Elemental Burst - Lightning RoseSummons a Lightning Rose that launches surrounding enemies and dealing Electro damage. The Lightning Rose will continuously emit lightning to knock back enemies and deal Electro damage for so long as it persists.
Talent#1 - Induced AftershockHits by charged Attacks apply Violet Arc's Conductive status to enemies.
Talent#2 - Static Electricity FieldEnemies hit by Lightning Rose have their Defense decreased by 15% for 10 seconds.
Talent#3 - General PharmaceuticsWhen Lisa crafts a potion, she has a 20% chance to refund a portion of the crafting materials used.
Lisa's Constellation screen
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What Are Lisa's Constellations?

If you get to pull Lisa multiple times, you will eventually reach a level of the constellation that will turn her into an excellent Support unit, with improvements on all her Skills and their respective cooldowns, making Lisa a great tool to support your party.

Constellation Effect
Infinite CircuitLisa recovers 2 Energy for every opponent hit while holding Violet Arc. A maximum of 10 Energy can be regenerated in this manner at any one time.
Electromagnetic FieldHolding Violet Arc has the following effects: -Increases Defense by 25%. -Increases Lisa's resistance to interruption.
Resonant ThunderIncreases the Level of Lightning Rose by 3, up to a maximum level of 15.
Plasma EruptionIncreases the number of lightning bolts released by Lightning Rose by 1-3.
ElectrocuteIncrease the Level of Violet Arc by 3, up to a maximum level of 15.
Pulsating WitchWhen Lisa takes the field, she applies 3 stacks of Violet Arc's Conductive status onto nearby enemies. This effect can only occur once every 5 seconds.

What Are Lisa's Ascension Materials?

Ascending Lisa boosts her Elemental Mastery stats more than anything else, a welcomed improvement that makes her a great Support. Farming the Electro Hypostasis can take a bit, but for improving a unit as helpful as Lisa is for your team it's worth the effort.

Ascension Rank Required Level Required Materials
12020000 Mora, Vajrada Amethyst Sliver x1, Small Lamp Grass x3, Firm Arrowhead x3
25040000 Mora, Vajrada Amethyst Fragment x3, Lightning Prism x2, Small Lamp Grass x10, Firm Arrowhead x15
36060000 Mora, Vajrada Amethyst Fragment x6, Lightning Prism x4, Small Lamp Grass x20, Sharp Arrowhead x12
47080000 Mora, Vajrada Amethyst Chunk x3, Lightning Prism x8, Small Lamp Grass x30, Sharp Arrowhead x18
580100000 Mora, Vajrada Amethyst Chunk x6, Lightning Prism x12, Small Lamp Grass x45, Weathered Arrowhead x12
690120000 Mora, Vajrada Amethyst Gemstone x6, Lightning Prism x20, Small Lamp Grass x60, Weathered Arrowhead x24

What Are Lisa's Talent Level Up Materials?

An important part of building Lisa is remembering to level up her talents and abilities. The order in which you go about this will change slightly depending on the role you expect her to play in your team, but here's the most common Lisa talent upgrade order:

  • Elemental Skill
  • Elemental Burst
  • Normal Attack
Daily Drops Enemy Drops Weekly Drops
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And that's everything you need to know about Genshin Impact Lisa! You now have all the info you need to make the most of the Witch of Purple Rose in combat. Good luck!

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