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Genshin Impact - Lisa Rating and Best Builds

Lisa is a character in Genshin Impact. Learn about Lisa's stats, strengths and weaknesses, best Artifacts build, and our rating of the character in this complete profile!

Lisa Rating and Basic Info

Lisa Icon
Rating: B Rank Icon

Rarity: ★★★★

Weapon: Catalyst ImageCatalyst

EN Voice Actor: Mara Junot
JP Voice Actor: Tanaka Rie

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HP Attack Defense Ascension Bonus Stat
Lvl 20 2,061 73 123 Elemental Mastery 0
Lvl 80 8907 216 534 Elemental Mastery +96

Lisa Strengths and Weaknesses

• Large AoE on Elemental Skill and Burst.
• Can trigger and inflict Elemental Reactions and Effects with Normal Attacks.
• Low base damage and HP.
• Elemental Skill takes time to charge up.

How to Use Lisa

Good Character to Build Early-game

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A catalyst user with strong elemental reactions, Lisa is a great early-game character to build. Her element allows her to blend well with fellow starting characters like Kaeya and Amber, creating Superconduct and Overloaded reactions.

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Elemental Skill is Effective vs. Mobs

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Lisa's Elemental Skill, Violet Arc, can be stacked on enemies (maximum of 3), allowing you to generate Elemental reactions against mobs. Charging the skill allows you to deal more damage to enemies with Conductive stacks. allowing you to clear enemies swiftly.

Elemental Burst is Great for Reactions

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Lisa's Elemental Burst, Lightning Rose, creates an AoE that deals Electro DMG. This makes it great for Elemental Reaction combos, dealing massive damage and pushing back large numbers of enemies. Maximize her burst by using another AoE Burst like Sucrose's Forbidden Creation - Isomer 5, or Ganyu's Celestial Shower.

Use when crafting Character and Weapon Enchancement Materials

Lisa has the Passive Skill “General Pharmaceutics”, which grants a chance of regaining a portion of the crafting materials used in creating Potions. This allows you to be more efficient with your resources, saving you time and Mora!

Story Quest - Lisa

Tempus Fugit Chapter Troublesome Work Act 2 Act 3

Best Build For Lisa

Main Grey.pngMain DPS Genshin - Sub-DPS ActiveSub DPS Heal GreySupport

Lisa Sub DPS Builds

Electro Sub DPS

Weapon Artifact Set
Skyward Atlas ImageSkyward Atlas
Set Bonus
• Electro DMG Bonus +15%
• Increases damage caused by Overloaded, Electro-Charged and Superconduct by 40%. Triggering such effects decreases Elemental Skill CD by 1s. Can only occur once every 0.8s.
Talent Priority
Violet Arc
Channels the power of lightning to sweep bothersome matters away.

Recommended Artifact Substats

Stat Priority
Sands of EonElemental Mastery or Energy Recharge

Goblet of EonothemElectro DMG Bonus or Elemental Mastery

Circlet of LogosATK% or CRIT Rate
Substats ・Elemental Mastery
・Energy Recharge

Replacement Weapons

Weapon Effect
The Widsith ImageThe Widsith Bonus Stat: CRIT DMG
・When a character takes the field, the will gain a random theme song for 10s. This can only occur once every 30s. Recitative: ATK is increased by 60%. Aria: Increases all Elemental DMG by 48%. Interlude: Elemental Mastery is increased by 240.
Magic Guide ImageMagic Guide Bonus Stat: Elemental Mastery
・Increases DMG against enemies affected by Hydro or Electro by 12%.

Best Artifacts and Weapons for Lisa

Best Artifacts Ranked

Rating Set Bonus
Best Thundering Fury • Electro DMG Bonus +15%
• Increases damage caused by Overloaded, Electro-Charged and Superconduct by 40%. Triggering such effects decreases Elemental Skill CD by 1s. Can only occur once every 0.8s.
Second Best Wanderer's Troupe • Increases Elemental Mastery by 80.
• Increases Charged Attack DMG by 35% if the character uses a Catalyst or a Bow.
Third Best Thundersoother • Electro RES increased by 40%.
• Increases DMG against enemies affected by Electro by 35%.

Alternative Artifact Set

Set Bonus
Instructor • Increases Elemental Mastery by 80.
• After using Elemental Skill, increases all party members' Elemental Mastery by 120 for 8s.

List of Artifacts and Set Bonuses

Best Weapons Ranked

Rating Weapon Stats (Lv.1)
Best Skyward Atlas Image Skyward Atlas Base Stats
Base Attack: 48
Bonus Effect: ATK 7.2%
Skill Effect
Increases Elemental DMG Bonus by 12%. Normal attack hits have a 50% chance to earn the favor of the clouds, which actively seeks out nearby enemies to attack for 15s. Dealing 160% ATK DMG. Can only occur once every 30s.
Second Best The Widsith Image The Widsith Base Stats
Base Attack: 42
Bonus Effect: CRIT DMG 12%
Skill Effect
When a character takes the field, the will gain a random theme song for 10s. This can only occur once every 30s. Recitative: ATK is increased by 60%. Aria: Increases all Elemental DMG by 48%. Interlude: Elemental Mastery is increased by 240.
Third Best Mappa Mare Image Mappa Mare Base Stats
Base Attack: 42
Bonus Effect: Elemental Mastery 36
Skill Effect
Triggering an Elemental reaction grants a 8% Elemental DMG Bonus for 10s. Max 2 stacks.

List of Catalysts

Recommended Party Members for Lisa

Character Element Weapon
Genshin Impact - Mona ImageMona Water Icon Catalyst Icon
· Easily create AoE Electro Charged reactions.
· Mona's decoy provides defensive crowd control
Genshin Impact - Klee ImageKlee Fire Icon Catalyst Icon
· Normal and Charged Attack creates quick Overloaded Reactions.
Genshin Impact - Sucrose ImageSucrose Wind Icon Catalyst Icon
· Lowers enemy Elemental RES.
· Elemental Burst is ideal for crowd control.
Genshin Impact - Barbara ImageBarbara Water Icon Catalyst Icon
· Provides healing and Electro-Charged Reactions.

Lisa Ascension and Talent Materials

Lisa Ascension Materials

Valberry ImageValberry ×10
Valberry ImageValberry ×20
Valberry ImageValberry ×30
Valberry ImageValberry ×45
Valberry ImageValberry ×60

Lisa Talent Level-Up Materials

Daily Domain Drops Enemy Drops Weekly Boss Drops
Genshin Impact - Teachings of Ballad Image Teachings of Ballad
Genshin Impact - Slime Condensate Image Slime Condensate
Dvalin Challenge Reward
Genshin Impact - Dvalin Dvalin's Claw
Genshin Impact - Guide to Ballad Image Guide to Ballad Genshin Impact - Slime Secretions Image Slime Secretions
Genshin Impact - Philosophies of Ballad Image Philosophies of Ballad Genshin Impact - Slime Concentrate Image Slime Concentrate

Talent Materials per Level

Lisa Talents (Skills)

Normal Attack: Lightning Touch

Talent Description
Perform up to 4 lightning attacks that deal Electro DMG.
Charge Attack
Consumes a certain amount of Stamina to deal AoE Electro DMG after a short casting time.
Plunge Attack:
Gathering the might of Electro, Lisa plunges towards the ground from mid-air, damaging all enemies in her path. Deals AoE Electro DMG upon impact with the ground.

Skill Attributes

Attribute Effect (Lvl 1)
1-Hit DMG 39.6%
2-Hit DMG 35.9%
3-Hit DMG 42.8%
4-Hit DMG 55.0%
Charged Attack DMG 177%
Charged Attack Stamina Cost 50.0
Plunge DMG 56.8%
Low / High Plunge DMG 114% / 142%

Violet Arc

Talent Description
Channels the power of lightning to sweep bothersome matters away.
Releases a homing Lightning Orb.
On hit, it deals Electro DMG, and applies a stack of the Conductive status (Max 3 stacks) to enemies in a small AoE.
Hold Attack:
After an extended casting time, calls down lightning from the heavens, dealing massive Electro DMG to all nearby enemies.
Deals great amounts of extra damage to enemies based on the number of Shock stacks applied to them, and clears their Conductive status.
Flavor Text:
Electro Purple is the raiment of the Witch of Purple Rose.

Skill Attributes

Attribute Effect (Lvl 1)
Press DMG 80%
Press CD 1.0s
Non-Conductive Hold DMG 320%
Stack 1 Conductive Hold DMG 368%
Stack 2 Conductive Hold DMG 424%
Stack 1 Conductive Hold DMG 487%
CD (Hold) 16.0s

Lightning Rose

Talent Description
Summons a Lightning Rose that unleashes powerful lightning bolts, launching surrounding enemies and dealing Electro DMG.
The Lightning Rose will continuously emit lightning to knock back enemies and deal Electro DMG for so long as it persists.
Flavor Text:
This rose is beautiful, but beware its mortal thorns.

Skill Attributes

Attribute Effect (Lvl 1)
Discharge DMG 36.6%
Duration 15.0s
CD 20.0s
Energy Cost 80

Induced Aftershock

Talent Description
Hits by charged Attacks apply Violet Arc's Shocked status to enemies.

Static Electricity Field

Talent Description
Enemies hit by Lightning Rose have their DEF decreased by 15% for 10s.

General Pharmaceutics

Talent Description
When Lisa crafts a potion, she has a 20% chance to refund a portion of the crafting materials used.

Lisa Constellations

Lisa Image
Infinite Circuit Lisa regenerates 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 Field Holding Violet Arc has the following effects:
・Increases DEF by 25%.
・Increases Lisa's resistance to interruption.
Resonant Thunder Increases the Level of Lightning Rose by 3.
Maximum upgrade level is 15.
Plasma Eruption Increases the number of lightning bolts released by Lightning Rose by 1-3.
Electrocute Increases the Level of Violet Arc by 3.
Maximum upgrade level is 15.
Pulsating Witch When Lisa takes the field, she applies 3 stacks of Violet Arc's Shocked status onto nearby enemies.
This effect can only occur once every 5s.

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      You can only decrease your WL by 1, so if you ascend to WL5, the lowest it can go is WL4.

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