Zhongli in Genshin Impact is getting his second rerun in the current update once the Lantern Rite festival commences, but should players blow away their hard-earned primogems on him. This article has got you covered.
Zhongli in Genshin Impact is one of the few characters who come with a hidden backstory. Players familiar with the game’s lore might know that Zhongli is actually the god of contracts which is evident by his alternate names such as Morax and Rex Lapis. He is a Geo polearm user, although, the developers have focused him more as a defensive character. If players are encountering confusion as to whether they should pull for Ganyu or Zhongli. This article might clear your doubts.
5 reasons to wish for Zhongli in Genshin Impact
1) Universal health scaling
Zhongli was previously considered a character who can only use shields but later buffs made him more than just a shield user. Zhongli is now able to provide health scaling in almost all of his attacks which means he is able to provide damage to the enemies without losing much of his defensive capabilities.
2) Jade Shield
The most important aspect Zhongli in Genshin Impact is his Elemental Skill, Dominus Lapidis. By holding the skill, players can create a Jade Shield whose DMG absorption will scale based on the max HP of the character. The Jade Shield is ideal in almost every situation as it is effective against all the elemental reactions.
3) Easy to build
Players who wish for Zhongli do not need to stress much regarding building the character as he is quite easy to build. Although, players should focus more on the support unit as both Zhongli’s elemental skill and burst are excellent support for offensive characters such as Hu Tao or Ganyu. Players can use the Crescent Pike for him which is one of the best F2P spear.
4) Can fit into any team
Zhongli in Genshin Impact is a character that can easily fit into any of the team compositions. His Geo element and his abilities become very helpful for high damage dealing characters such as Xiao, Hu Tao and others. Players can pair him up with Albedo if they wish to build a heavy defensive unit.
5) Long term viability
Zhongli can be pulled because he will provide long-term viability. If players wish to complete all the content in the game, then this 5 star Geo character is the best option. Moreover, as he comes with a back story, it is possible that later quests might be related to him.