Mihoyo has announced that there will be two Character Rerun in Genshin Impact 2.2. The first rerun character is – Tartaglia, Childe. It is already the second rerun of Tartaglia. The banner will be available on 13th, Oct 2021 which is also the release date of Genshin Impact 2.2.

Geshin Impact 2.2-Into the Perilous Labyrinth of Fog (Source: Genshin Impact Official)

Tartaglia, also named as Childe, is a playable 5-Star Hydro character in Genshin Impact. Tartaglia has become one of the most common Main DPS since his first release in Genshin Impact 1.1. The most outstanding feature of Tartaglia is his elemental skill allows Tartaglia switches from Ranged Attack mode to Melee Attack mode. Due to his second rerun in Genshin Impact, this article will have a in-depth review of Tartaglia best build, best weapons, best artifacts and best teams.
Tartaglia General Information
  • Rarity : 5-Star
  • Element : Hydro
  • Tier : S
  • Position : DPS
  • Weapon : Bow (Switch to Melee Attack mode after using Elemental Skill)

Tier list of Genshin Impact Playable Characters (Source: Genshin Lab)

Tartaglia Skills and Talent

Tartaglia switches to Melee Stance after using Elemental Skill

The most special feature of Tartaglia is his skills, especially for his Elemental Skill  : 

  • Elemental Skill(Foul Legacy: Raging Tide) : Tartaglia switches from Range Stance to Melee Stance. Tartaglia’s Melee Attack deals AoE Hydro DMG.
  • Elemental Burst(Havoc: Obliteration) : During Melee stance, Tartaglia performs a slash with a large AoE, dealing massive Hydro DMG to all surrounding opponents, which triggers Riptide Blast.

You can see full description of Tartaglia Skills and Talent via here.

Tartaglia Constellations

Constellations of Tartaglia

The Constellations of Tartaglia are as below :

C1 : Decreases the CD of Foul Legacy: Raging Tide by 20%

C2 : When opponents affected by Riptide are defeated, Tartaglia regenerates 4 Elemental Energy.

C3 : Increases the Level of Foul Legacy: Raging Tide by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.

C4 : If Tartaglia is in Foul Legacy: Raging Tide‘s Melee Stance, triggers Riptide Slash against opponents on the field affected by Riptide every 4s, otherwise, triggers Riptide Flash.
Riptide Slashes and Riptide Flashes triggered by this Constellation effect are not subject to the time intervals that would typically apply to these two Riptide effects, nor do they have any effect on those time intervals.

C5:Increases the Level of Havoc: Obliteration by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.

C6 : When Havoc: Obliteration is cast in Melee Stance, the CD of Foul Legacy: Raging Tide is reset. This effect will only take place once Tartaglia returns to his Ranged Stance.

C1, C2 and C6 are more valuable constellations. C1 increases the uptime of Tartaglia’s Melee Stance. C2 helps recharge of Tartaglia’s Elemental Burst, while C6 allows Tartaglia reset CD of his Elemental Skill after using Elemental Burst.

Tartaglia Best Weapon

There are various weapons which are suitable for Tartaglia. The first one is Skyward Harp. Skyward Harp greatly increases the CRIT Rate and CRIT DMG of Tartaglia. 

Thundering Pulse is another best 5-Star weapon for Tartaglia. Thundering Pulse is even better than Skyward Harp. It increases ATK of Tartaglia and also Normal Attack DMG.

New Bow in Genshin 2.2 – Polar Star (Source : WFP@Twitter

There will be a new 5-Star weapon – Polar Star, which is regarded as best of the best weapon for Tartaglia. Polar Star increases Elemental Skill and Elemental Burst DMG of Tartaglia. Furthermore, a buff which increases Tartaglia ATK will be stacked when he is attacking.

For F2P or general players, you can consider the 4-Star weapon –  Rust for Tartaglia. It can be pulled from all banners in-game.

Tartaglia Best Artifact Sets and Artifacts Stats

Tartaglia’s artifact sets is flexible, below are the suggested artifacts sets :

1. Heart of Depth(4) – Standard choice for Tartaglia as a Main DPS

2. Heart of Depth(2)+Gladiator’s Finale(2) – Another option for Tartaglia as a Main DPS
3. Heart of Depth(2)+Gladiator’s Finale(2) – It’s a choice when Tartaglia becomes a Sub DPS. This set aims at maximizing Tartaglia’s Elemental Burst DMG.
The Main Stats of Artifacts for Tartaglia is recommended as below :

  • Sand – ATK%
  • Globet – Hydro DMG
  • Circlet – CRIT Rate or CRT DMG
While for Sub Stats, the order of them should be : CRIT DMG>CRIT RATE> ATK%>Energy Recharge% > Others.

Tartaglia Best Teams

Tartaglia usually participates in Vaporize Team and Electro-Charge Team. After release of Raiden Shogun, Tartaglia teams up with Raiden Shogun and form double-DPS team. So here are the suggestions of formation of Tartaglia best teams :

1. Vaporize Team – Tartaglia, Xiangling, Kazuha, Bennett.
Tartaglia is the main DPS in this team. The core of this team is the maximization of Tartaglia’s DMG by Vaporization. Both Kazuha and Bennett can further increase DMG of whole team.

2. Electro Charge Team – Tartaglia, Fischl, Beidou, Bennett
Tartaglia is the main DPS in this team. The core of this team is the additional AoE DMG brought by Electro-Charge. Fischl and Beidou can provide continuous off-field Electro Element for Electro-Charge.

3. Double DPS Team with Raiden Shogun – Raiden Shogun, Kujou Sara, Tartaglia, Bennett

Tartaglia is the Sub DPS in this team. The core of this team is the Double-DPS. Both Raiden Shogun and Tartaglia can deal massive DMG. Moreover, Raiden Shogun can boost the Elemental Burst of Tartaglia so that he can use it more often.

For more details of the team including each team members’ weapon and artifacts, you can take reference from here for more information.