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Genshin Impact - The Cinnabar Spindle
The Cinnabar Spindle is a free, event-exclusive, 4-star Sword tailor-made for Albedo. You can get it for free from the Shadows Amidst Snowstorms event in Genshin Impact. See a list of ascension materials, weapon stats, and passive skills in this Cinnabar Spindle guide!

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Best Characters for Cinnabar Spindle

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Recommended Characters
Albedo ImageAlbedo

Cinnabar Spindle on Albedo

Genshin - Albedo in Dragonspine
The Cinnabar Spindle's passive skill is tailor-made for Albedo! Since Albedo is the only sword-user with an Elemental Skill that scales with DEF, there really are no other characters who can fully utilize this weapon.

We will of course update this list if more Sword characters are released! Check out our list of new and upcoming characters to stay up-to-date:
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Cinnabar Spindle Materials

Cinnabar Spindle Refinement Material

Genshin - Alkahest Cinnabar Spindle Refinement Material

Use Alkahest to refine the Cinnabar Spindle

To refine Cinnbar Spindle, you need to use the Alkahest refinement material, which is only available during the Shadows Amidst Snowstorms event. You can buy it from the event shop after completing challenges from the Dragonspine Special Training.

How to Get Alkahest & Effects

Cinnabar Spindle Ascension Materials








Cinnabar Spindle Weapon Information

Weapon Stats and Passive Skill

Cinnabar Spindle
Cinnabar Spindle Image
Type Sword
Base ATK 41
Rarity ★★★★
Bonus Effect
DEF + 15.0%
Spotless Heart
・Elemental Skill DMG is increased by 40% of DEF. The effect will be triggered no more than once every 1.5s and will be cleared 0.1s after the Elemental Skill deals DMG.
A sword made from materials that do not belong in this world. The power within might even be able to withstand the corruption of a venom that could corrode a mighty dragon.
How to Obtain
Obtained from Shadows Amidst Snowstorms event

Cinnabar Spindle Stats at Level 90

Max Stats for Cinnabar Spindle
Lvl. 90
Base ATK
Lvl. 90
Bonus Stat
DEF +69.0%

How to Get the Cinnabar Spindle

Free from Shadows Amidst Snowstorms

Genshin - Shadows Amidst Snowstorms
Event Start November 25, 2021
Event End December 13, 2021

You can get the Cinnabar Spindle for free by playing through Shadows Amidst Snowstorms and making at least one complete Puffy Snowman from the Born of the Snow Event.

Only available during the event!

After the event ends, you cannot obtain Cinnabar Spindle or its refinement materials, so be sure to complete the event as soon as possible!

Take a look at our full event guide here:
Shadows Amidst Snowstorms Event Guide

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