Aloy Best Build and Character Guide: Genshin Impact

Aloy is a 5-Star Cryo Bow character in Genshin Impact. Read about Aloy’s build, best weapons, best artifacts, and talent priority in this build guide!

Main DPS Builds for Aloy

This Main DPS build for Aloy focuses on dealing reaction-based Elemental DMG from her Elemental Burst. It is best suited for Reverse Melt (Cryo on Pyro) quickswap teams where characters simply use their Elemental Skills and Bursts to deal DMG.

Quickswap Burst Main DPS

Best Weapon: Thundering Pulse

Replacement Weapons:
1. Skyward Harp
2. The Stringless
3. Prototype Crescent

Best Artifacts:
Wanderer’s Troupe x2
Blizzard Strayer x2

Main Stats
Sands: ATK%
Goblet: Cryo DMG Bonus
Circlet: CRIT Rate or CRIT DMG
Substats: Energy Recharge, CRIT DMG, CRIT Rate, ATK%

Character Information

Rating: C Rank
Rarity: ★★★★★
Element: Cryo
Weapon: Bow
JP Voice Actor: Takagaki Ayahi

Aloy’s Talent Priority

Main DPS
1st Elemental Burst
2nd Elemental Skill
3rd Normal Attack

Best Artifacts 

Blizzard Strayer

2-PC: Cryo DMG Bonus +15%.

Wanderer’s Troupe

2-PC: Increases Elemental Mastery by 80


2-PC: ATK +18%.

Emblem of Severed Fate

2-PC: Energy Recharge +20%.
4-PC: Increases Elemental Burst DMG by 25% of Energy Recharge. A maximum of 75% bonus DMG can be obtained in this way.

Best Weapons

Thundering Pulse

Bonus Stat: CRIT DMG 14.4%
Skill Effect: Increases ATK by 20% and grants Thunder Emblem. At stacks 1/2/3, Normal Attack DMG is further increased by 12/24/40%. Each stack has an individual duration and are gotten through:
• Normal Attacks with Elemental DMG (duration 5s)
• Casting an Elemental Skill (duration 10s)
• Having less than 100% Energy (disappears at full Energy)

Skyward Harp

Bonus Stat: CRIT Rate 4.8%
Skill Effect: Increases CRIT DMG by 20%. Hits have a 60% chance to inflict a small AoE attack, dealing 125% Physical ATK DMG. Can only occur once every 4s.

The Stringless

Bonus Stat: Elemental Mastery 36
Skill Effect: Increases Elemental Skill and Elemental Burst DMG by 24%

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