Genshin Impact Yoimiya is a new character in the latest update 2.0. Check out the release date, profile, ability, and best build for this character here.

Genshin Impact Yoimiya Release Date & Details

This character will be released in Genshin Impact Yoimiya banner on August 10th, 2021. If you want to obtain Yoimiya, you should save Primogems from now to take part in the Tapestry of Golden Flames wish event. She is a beautiful girl from the new Electro nation Inazuma.

Genshin Impact Yoimiya Inazuma
Yoimiya banner will be launched on August 10th, 2021.

Is Yoimiya Genshin a 4 or 5-star character?

According to the Genshin Impact character profile, Yoimiya is a 5-star archer. She has three skills and three passive talents. You should understand her ability to choose the best role for her and build this character.

Genshin Impact Yoimiya
She is a new character from Inazuma.

Yoimiya's Skills

  • Yoimiya's normal attack is called Firework Flare-Up. She shoots 5 consecutive shots.
  • When you hold the normal attack button, you use the charged attack. Yoimiya will do a precise Aimed Shot. Unlike other characters, she has two levels of the charged attack. At level 1, she will shoot a flaming arrow to cause Pyro DMG. At level 2, she will perform 3 flaming arrows.
Yoimiya Attack
The plunged attack of this character will cause AoE DMG upon impact.
  • If you hold the normal attack button when she falls down from the mid-air, the plunged attack of this character will cause AoE DMG upon impact.
  • Yoimiya elemental skill is Niwabi Fire-Dance. She will make a ring of saltpeter while waving a sparkler. Besides, the arrows you shoot during this phase are Blazing Arrows with higher Pyro DMG.
  • Ryuukin Saxifrage is Yoimiya's elemental burst. She will shoot forth blazing rockets that burst randomly and cause AoE Pyro DMG.
Genshin Impact Yoimiya Burst
Her elemental skills and bursts cause a great burning effect on enemies.

Yoimiya's Passive Talents

  • Blazing Match is the first talent that is unlocked automatically after you obtain this character. It gives her a 100% chance to get a material refund when crafting Decoration, Ornament, and Landscape-type Furnishings. It's only useful in Housing System.
  • Tricks of the Trouble-Maker is unlocked after the 1st Ascension. It increased the Pyro DMG Bonus by 2% for her shots during the phase of the elemental skill.
  • You unlock the third talent - Summer Night's Dawn after the 4th Ascension. It increases the power of ATK by 10% in the elemental burst.
Yoimiya Grass
Yoimiya's passive talents give a DMG bonus and buff the effect of her skills and bursts.

Genshin Impact Yoimiya Best Build

This upcoming 5-star character will be the main Pyro DPS in your team. Let's check out the best Yoimiya artifacts, weapons and team build.

#1. Recommended Weapons

The Skyward Harp is the best weapon for Yoimiya. It helps increase the CRIT DMG by 20%. Besides, you have a big chance to cause a small AoE attack that deals 125% Physical ATK DMG.

Genshin Impact Ayaka Yoimiya
The Skyward Harp is the best weapon for Yoimiya.

The second choice is Amos' Bow. The Normal and Charged Attack DMG of Yoimiya will raise by 12%. Rust and Prototype Crescent are two other ideal weapon choices for this character.

#2. Best Artifacts

The best artifact set for Genshin Impact Yoimiya should include two pieces of the Gladiator's Finale set and two pieces of the Crimson Witch of Flames set. This artifact combination helps increase her ATK by 18% and Pyro DMG Bonus by 15%. Then, she will become a powerful DPS.

Alternatively, you can use 4 pieces of Shimenawa's Reminiscence set to build her normal attack power. This set helps increase her Normal, Charged, and Plunging Attack DMG by 50% for 10s. If you have only two pieces of this set to build Yoimiya, her ATK will increase by 18%.

Yoimiya Genshin Impact
There are many choices for artifact build for this new Pyro character.

#3. Yoimiya's Best Team

Because Yoimiya uses the Pyro element, she will co-operate well with all other elements. She is the main DPS of this team. Then, you need a sub-DPS, a supporter, and a healer. Base on the purpose and enemies, you can choose different teammates for Yoimiya. Here are some recommendations.

  • Sub-DPS: Beidou, Xiangling, Razor.
  • Healer: Xingqiu, Barbara.
  • Supporter: Bennett, Zhongli.
Yoimiya Inazuma
You can build a team of Yoimiya and other new characters in Genshin Impact 2.0.

If you want to defeat big bosses, you can combine her with other DPS characters, such as Ganyu, Klee, and Hu Tao. Besides, some new characters in Inazuma are also the ideal teammates for this archer.

Yoimiya Genshin
Kazuha and Ayaka are two recommended teammates with Yoimiya in this new update.

You can build a team with the new Cryo swordswoman Kamisato Ayaka and Anemo swordsman Kazuha. His Anemo skills and bursts can increase the AoE of Yoimiya's burning effect. Besides, Ayaka and Yoimiya can co-operate to cause the Melt reaction with higher DMG.

Genshin Impact Yoimiya Ascension Materials

Although this character has not been released, there are many leaks around the ascension materials you need to level up Yoimiya.

  • Naku Weed: This new material is rumored to be one of the main ingredients to ascend this new Pyro character. It spawns in Inazuma - the homeland of this pretty girl.
  • Pyro Hypostasis Drops: Another material for Yoimiya's ascension is dropped when you defeat the new boss Pyro Hypostasis in Inazuma.
  • Agnidus Stone Series: You also need a series of Agnidus Stones at different stages of ascensions, including Agnidus Agate Sliver, Fragment, Chunk, and Gemstone.
Pyro Hypostasis Drops
You need to defeat the new boss Pyro Hypostasis in Inazuma to collect material for Yoimiya's ascension.

Apart from these materials, you also have to pay a lot of Mora coins to ascend this character. Therefore, you should complete more commissions and quests to save up Genshin money.

Naku Weed
Naku Weed spawns in Inazuma - the homeland of this pretty girl.

Those are things you need to know about Genshin Impact Yoimiya. This Pyro DPS character will be a powerful fighter for your team.

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