“A ceremonial sword masterfully carved from pure jade.” Primordial Jade Cutter is arguably one of the top swords in Genshin Impact. The 5-star weapon was even the main character in a previous banner.

How can we get Genshin Impact Jade Cutter and which character is the best to use it with? Our guide has all you need.

Jean Genshin Impact Jade Cutter
Being a 5-star weapon, the Jade Cutter can only be collected via Genshin Impact's Wish banner.

1. How To Get Primordial Jade Cutter In Genshin Impact

Different from forgeable 4-star weapons, players can only obtain Primordial Jade Cutter from Gacha.

Back in the time when Sangonomiya Kokomi was first introduced in the Genshin Impact storyline, the developers also featured an exclusive weapon banner called Epitome Invocation. The event let players try their luck to get Primordial Jade Cutter and the Everlasting Moonglow.

So is Jade Cutter limited? Sadly, yes. You will have to wait until another banner comes out featuring this weapon.

Genshin Impact Jade Cutter stats

The Primordial Jade Cutter has a Base Attack of 44 which is not too exceptional for a 5-star sword. However, it can be a powerful range once you start to level its rank up.

  • Base Attack: 44
  • Principal Stat: CRIT Rate
  • Base Stat: 9.6%
  • Max Base Stat: ATK 542
  • Max Secondary Stat: CRIT Rate 44.1%
Refinement Rank Description
1 HP increased by 20%. Provides an ATK Bonus based on 1.2% of the wielder’s Max HP.
2 HP increased by 25%. Offers an ATK Bonus based on 1.5% of the character’s Max HP.
3 HP increased by 30%. P an ATK Bonus based on 1.8% of the wielder’s Max HP.
4 HP increased by 35%. Additionally, provides an ATK Bonus based on 2.1% of the user’s Max HP.
5 HP increased by 40%. Additionally, provides an ATK Bonus based on 2.4% of the wielder’s Max HP.
Genshin Impact Jade Cutter
Description of Genshin Impact Jade Cutter

At level 90, its Base Attack increases to a whopping 542. And yet it is not the best part of the Primordial Jade Cutter. The biggest highlight is the CRIT rate which starts with 9.6% at level 1 and rises to 44.1% by level 90. Out of all weapons in Genshin Impact, this sword has the highest CRIT Rate.

Moreover, when it comes to the passives, the Jade Cutter also provides bonus HP and Attack boosts. The higher the refinement rank is, the stronger its effect becomes.

2. Genshin Impact Primordial Jade Cutter Best Character

For its amazing DPS numbers, the Genshin Impact Jade Cutter has become one of the most coveted weapons in the game. It is versatile enough to be a fit for different Genshin Impact characters.

The stats Jade Cutter can provide at level 90 are flawless for Jean, Keqing, and Albedo.

Is primordial jade cutter good for ayaka
Primordial Jade Cutter is Ayaka's most recommended weapon.

Is Primordial Jade Cutter good for Ayaka?

In fact, as she is a fully-fledged DPS main or carry, Primordial Jade Cutter is the best weapon for Ayaka.

It gives Ayaka an incredibly hefty amount of CRIT Rate. It may even go to waste if the player does not know what artifacts to equip with the whole mechanism. Ayaka build guide will solve this problem.

Beyond this, it is a useful weapon for the princess. The sword does not just give additional HP but also increases her damage depending on the max HP.

For all these facts, players who run either one of the above characters as the main DPS in their team should get this exclusive weapon once there is a chance.

The Jade Cutter can be used for almost every sword user in Genshin Impact.

3. Primordial Jade Cutter Ascension Materials

To ascend Genshin Impact Jade Cutter and make it a powerhouse, players will have to get these items and Mora for each level of ascension.

Ascension Level Primary item Secondary item Insignia Mora
20 Mist Veiled Lead Elixir x5 Mist Grass Pollen x5 Treasure Hoarder Insignia x3 10,000
40 Mist Veiled Mercury Elixir x5 Mist Grass Pollen x18 Treasure Hoarder Insignia x12 20,000
50 Mist Veiled Mercury Elixir x9 Mist Grass x9 Silver Raven Insignia x9 30,000
60 Mist Veiled Gold Elixir x5 Mist Grass x18 Silver Raven Insignia x14 45,000
70 Mist Veiled Gold Elixir x9 Mist Grass Wick x14 Golden Raven Insignia x9 55,000
80 Mist Veiled Primo Elixir x6 Mist Grass Wick x27 Golden Raven Insignia x18 65,000

While you can find Mist Veiled Gold Elixir after completing Domain of Forgery: Thundering Ruins on Tuesday/Friday, the Mist Veiled Primo Elixir can be obtained from Hidden Palace of Lianshan Formula on Tuesday, Friday, and Sunday.

For Mist Grass Pollen and Mist Grass Wick, make sure you can defeat Electro Cicin Mages. The Insignias, meanwhile, are the drops from Treasure Hoarders.

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