Every weapon in Genshin Impact has specific utilities, power, and stats preferred by certain characters only, and they have five different rarities–common, uncommon, 3-star, 4-star, 5-star weapons.
These weapons differ according to the base attack, utility, damage potential, and stats. Not all GI 5-star weapons are powerful as in some cases, 4-star weapons can also be more powerful and give more damage if you use them Properly with the specific characters.
So, In this article, I have listed the best GI five-star weapons you can use for a purpose. But, the following list doesn’t mean that the unmentioned weapons are worst as every weapon has its value and utility.
Top 10 best 5-star Weapons in Genshin Impact:
(The list contains those Genshin weapons having higher utility and usage rate, and they can be of any rarity 5-star, 4-star, 3-stars.)
1. STAFF OF HOMA
The staff of Homa stands as the most Powerful and Popular usage rate weapon in Genshin Impact. This five-star weapon has a base stat of max 608 damage and has crit dmg as its main stat, which is very important in this game of 66.2% in max ascension. Its passive is also very powerful as in use hp is increased by 20%, provides attack bonus based on 0.8% on wielders max hp, and when wielders hp is less than 50 %, attack bonus increases by 1 % of the max hp.
2. WOLF’S GRAVESTONE
The Wolf’s gravestone is one of the first five-star weapons released in the Genshin Impact. It sits at the top of the most overall used claymore in the claymore tier list. It has attack % as the Main stat and the passive as increases attack by 20% on hit attack against enemies having less than 30% hp increase all party members attack by 40% for 12 seconds.
This passive only procs once in every 30 seconds. Wolf’s gravestone is an okay type claymore because no other claymores have impressive utility, and so anyone can use this 5-star weapon in GI.
3. MISTSPLITTER REFORGED
Mist splitter reforged is one of the strongest five-star swords in Genshin Impact. It has crit damage as its stat and the passive gaining 12% elemental damage for all elements. It also has stack levels as per 1 / 2 / 3.
The gained emblem provides an 8 / 16 / 28% elemental damage bonus for the character’s element type. This 5-star sword is best for Ayaka, keqing, and many elemental-based sword users in Genshin Impact as it provides a massive amount of crit damage.
4. AMO’S BOW
Amos’s bow is one of the Powerful five-star bows available in Genshin Impact, and this bow is the best in the slot for Ganyu, the strongest DPS in the game. It has a high attack% Main stat and the passive as it increases normal and charged attack damage by 12%. After attacking, damage dealt is increases by 8% every 0.1 seconds the arrow is in the air, for 5 times. This bow is accessible for melt and freezes ganyu and other Genshin characters.
5. PRIMORDIAL JADE CUTTER
Primordial jade cutter is a great sword overall for every character that uses the sword in Genshin. It has crit rate as its main stat, which is best as you can stack more crit damage in artifacts. The crit rate increases to 44.1%, which is very high and beneficial for equalizing the crit rate and damage ratio. Its passive provides a 20% increase in the HP of the character and also additionally provides an attack bonus based on 1.2% of the wielders max hp.
6. THUNDERING PULSE
Thundering pulse(bow) is one of the newly added 5-star weapons, and most Genshin Impact players prefer to use it. It is a powerful five-star bow as it has crit damage, which is very important for getting maximum Damage out of your character.
The passive is also best as it increases attack by 20% and gains emblems that stack in 1/2/3 levels. Then the Emblem increases Normal attack damage by 12 / 24 / 40% accordingly.
7. PRIMORDIAL JADE WINGED-SPEAR
We are continuing the best 5-star weapons list, and Primordial jade winged cutter is in 7th number that is suitable for any spear using characters in Genshin Impact. This spear has a crit rate, which goes pretty high, helping to stack more crit damage in the artifacts.
This passive is also best as on hit it increases attack by 3.9% for 6 seconds with max 7 stacks. The effect can only occur every 0.3 seconds, and while in possession of the maximum possible stack, the damage dealt is increased by 15%. This five-star Genshin spear is well-balanced as it is not too powerful yet not too bad.
8. SONG OF BROKEN PINES
As there are not many great claymores in the game, the song of the broken pines makes this list as a fellow to Wolf’s gravestone. This Broken Pines weapon is typically used mainly for Eula, but it works in all claymore users in Genshin Impact.
It has a physical damage bonus, which can be best for claymore users. If we talk about passive- the Normal and charged attack damage increases by 16% on hit, the character gains Sigil of a whisper. But later consumed by the party members. So, if you have a song of broken pines, use it as it has great damage potential for claymore players.
The best 5-star sword freedom sworn is beneficial for those Genshin characters who heavily depend on providing elementary mastery, like Kazuha. It has Elementary Mastery as its Main stat at a high rate. This quality is suitable for elemental-based team composition to get maximum hurt. Its passive increases hit by 10% when the character wielding this weapon triggers any elemental reactions and gains a sigil of rebellion–later consumed.
10. ALL FIVE STAR CATALYSTS
(SKYWARD ATLAS, LOST PRAYERS OF THE SACRED WINDS, MEMORY DUST, EVERLASTING MOOGLOW)
In general, all 5-star catalysts are of the same power level. They do not have all-rounder performance, and you can get benefits by using specific characters only. So, overall, in the Genshin Impact catalyst tier list, if you have a five-star catalyst, you can use it somehow to the catalyst users such as DPS, support, healer, and others.