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Black Swan Build Guide

S Tier

The Nihility

Wind

Last update 07 May 2024
07 May 2024 Update Log:

Last updated: 2024-05-28 00:32:37 Updated Character Talent and team information according to new stats.

Black Swan Overview

A Memokeeper of the Garden of Recollection. An indolent and mysterious soothsayer.
Heed another’s “memories” with patience, and all the threads of fate will be yours to tug.

Black Swan Stats at Lv. 80

hp
HP 1086
def
DEF 485
atk
ATK 660
spd
SPD 102
taunt
TAUNT 100

Black Swan Abilities

Midnight Tumult

Black Swan Normal Attack
Single Target
Energy Regeneration: 20
Weakness Break: 30

Level: 1

Deals Wind DMG equal to 30% of Black Swan’s ATK on a single enemy unit, with a 50% base chance of inflicting 1 stack of Arcana on the attacked enemy unit, and should a target have Wind Shear, Bleed, Burn, or Shock applied to them, each will have a 50% base chance of additionally applying 1 stack of Arcana on the enemy.

Black Swan Abilities Priority

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Ultimate

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Talent

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Skill

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Normal Atk

Black Swan Traces

Viscera’s Disquiet  

First Tier

After using the Skill to hit an enemy that has Wind Shear, Bleed, Burn, or Shock, each of these debuffs respectively has a 65% base chance of inflicting 1 extra stack of Arcana.

Second Tier (Ascension 2)

Wind DMG +3.2%

Third Tier (Ascension 3)

ATK +4%

Forth Tier (Ascension 3)

Effect Hit Rate +4%

Goblet’s Dredges

First Tier

Every time an enemy target receives DoT during the single attack of allies, there is a 65% base chance for it to be inflicted with 1 stack of Sacrament, stacking up to 3 time(s) during 1 single attack.

Second Tier (Ascension 4)

ATK +6%

Third Tier (Ascension 5)

Wind DMG +4.8%

Forth Tier (Ascension 5)

ATK +6%

Candleflame’s Portent

First Tier

Increases DMG dealt by this unit by an amount equal to 60% of their Effect Hit Rate, up to a maximum DMG increase of 72%.

Second Tier (Ascension 6)

Effect Hit Rate +6% 

Second Tier (Lv.75)

Wind DMG +6.4%

Other Traces     

First Tier (Lv 1)

ATK +4%

Second Tier (Lv 80)

ATK +8%

Black Swan Max Trace Lv Ascension Materials

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3M
Extinguished Core_honkailam_genshinlab
41
Glimmering Core_honkailam_genshinlab
56
Squirming Core_honkailam_genshinlab
58
Fiery Spirit
18
Starfire Essence
69
Heaven Incinerator
139
Past Grievances of the Planet-Boring Disaster
12
Tracks-of-Destiny.webp
8

Black Swan Eidolon

Seven Pillars of Wisdom

Black Swan Eidolon Level 1

While Black Swan is active in battle, enemies afflicted with Wind Shear, Bleed, Burn, or Shock will have their corresponding Wind, Physical, Fire, or Lightning RES respectively reduced by 25%.

Weep Not For Me, My Lamb

Black Swan Eidolon Level 2

When an enemy target afflicted with Arcana is defeated, there is a 100% base chance of inflicting 6 stack(s) of Arcana on adjacent targets.

As Above, So Below

Black Swan Eidolon Level 3

Skill Lv. +2, up to a maximum of Lv. 15. Basic ATK Lv. +1, up to a maximum of Lv. 10.

In Tears We Gift

Black Swan Eidolon Level 4

While in the Epiphany state, enemy targets’ Effect RES reduces by 10%. And at the start of their turn or when they get defeated, Black Swan regenerates 8 Energy. This Energy Regeneration effect can only trigger up to 1 time while Epiphany lasts. And this trigger count resets after the enemy gets inflicted with Epiphany again.

Linnutee Flyway

Black Swan Eidolon Level 5

Ultimate Lv. +2, up to a maximum of Lv. 15. Talent Lv. +2, up to a maximum of Lv. 15.

Pantheon Merciful, Masses Pitiful

Black Swan Eidolon Level 6

When enemy targets get attacked by Black Swan’s allies, Black Swan has a 65% base chance of inflicting 1 stack of Arcana on the target.
Each time Black Swan inflicts Arcana on an enemy target, there is a 50% fixed chance to additionally increase the number of Arcana stacks afflicted this time by 1.

Black Swan Key Eidolons

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E2

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E1

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E4

Black Swan Build, Best Light Cone & Best Relic

Black Swan Premium Light Cone

hp
HP 1058
def
DEF 463
atk
ATK 582
Light Cone Name
Reforged Remembrance
Rarity
Light Cone Type
The Nihility
How to Obtain
Light Cone Event Warp

Reforged Remembrance Overview

Crystallize

Increases wearer’s Effect Hit Rate by 40%/45%/50%/55%/60%. When the wearer deals DMG to an enemy inflicted with Wind Shear, Burn, Shock, or Bleed, they will individually gain 1 stack of Prophet. This effect can stack up to 4 times. In a single battle, each type of DoT can only generate 1 stack of Prophet. Every stack of Prophet increases wearer’s ATK by 5%/6%/7%/8%/9% and the DoT dealt will ignore 7.2%/7.9%/8.6%/9.3%/10% of the target’s DEF.

Black Swan Best Relics

 Relics Set 1

Main Stats

Body
ATK%/EHR
spd
ATK%/SPD
Sphere
WIND%
Rope
ER%

Sub Stats

SPD➜ATK%➜EHR%➜HP%

 

Prisoner in Deep Confinement (4 Set)

2 Set Effect – ATK increases by 12%.

4 Set Effect – For every DoT the target enemy is afflicted with, the wearer will ignore 6% of its DEF when dealing DMG to it. This effect is valid for a max of 3 DoTs.

Space Sealing Station (2 Set)

2 Set Effect – Increases the wearer’s ATK by 12%. When the wearer’s SPD reaches 120 or higher, the wearer’s ATK increases by another 12%.

or

 

Firmament Frontline Glamoth (2 Set)

2 Set Effect – Increases the wearer’s ATK by 12%. When the wearer’s SPD is equal to or higher than 135/160, the wearer deals 12%/18% more DMG.

Black Swan Team Comp

Black Swan Premium Best Team

Black Swan is a Sub DPS in the team. Black Swan’s DPS build is used

Kafka
Main DPS

Kafka is a Main DPS in the team. Kafka’s ultimate applies DoT on enemies and her skill deals additional DMG to enemies with DoT.

Black Swan
Sub DPS
Wind

Black Swan attacks enemies afflicted by DoT effects to trigger Sacrament. Maintaining 7 or more Arcana stacks provides advantages, and her ultimate ability extends the duration of Arcana stacks.

Guinaifen
Support
Fire

Guinaifen’s normal attacks or skill can inflict enemies with Burn. While using Ultimate, a direct DMG based on the DoT of Burn will be done on enemies. When Burn DMG is done, a debuff which increases DMG taken is inflicted on enemies which increases overall DMG of the team.

Huohuo
Healer

Huohuo is a Healer and Support in the team. Her Ultimate Skill can Regenerates Energy for all allies and increases their ATK%.

Black Swan Ascension Material

Black Swan Max Lv Ascension Materials

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887K
Traveler's Guide
290
ascendant_debris
65
Extinguished Core_honkailam_genshinlab
15
Glimmering Core_honkailam_genshinlab
15
Squirming Core_honkailam_genshinlab
15
Rank
Req Lv
Credit
Mat#1
Mat#2
1
20
4000
Extinguished Core_honkailam_genshinlab
Extinguished Core x 5
2
30
8000
Extinguished Core_honkailam_genshinlab
Extinguished Core x 10
3
40
16000
Glimmering Core_honkailam_genshinlab
Glimmering Core x 6
ascendant_debris
Ascendant Debris x 3
4
50
40000
Glimmering Core_honkailam_genshinlab
Glimmering Core x 9
ascendant_debris
Ascendant Debris x 7
5
60
80000
Squirming Core_honkailam_genshinlab
Squirming Core x 6
ascendant_debris
Ascendant Debris x 20
6
70
160000
Squirming Core_honkailam_genshinlab
Squirming Core x 9
ascendant_debris
Ascendant Debris x 35