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Prototype Amber - Good For Whom?

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Prototype Amber - Good For Whom?

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Prototype Amber is a Catalyst weapon for Genshin Impact 4.2. Guide includes stats, effect, skills, how to get Prototype Amber, good for whom, & best characters!

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Prototype Amber Stats & How To Get

Prototype Amber
DPS Tier Support Tier
- A
Type Rarity
Catalyst 4 Star
Base Attack
(Lvl. 90)
Additional Stat
(Lvl. 90)
510 HP 41.3%
How To Get
Northlander Catalyst Billet x1
Crystal Chunk x50
White Iron Chunk x50
HP Bonus
Energy Recharge Bonus
Basis For Tier
Basis For Tier
SS Tier- Amazing for Multiple Characters and provides significant damage or support.
S Tier- Works with Multiple Characters and provide descent damage or support.
A Tier- Flexible but fairly weak compared to its competitors
- Not flexible but provides significant support and damage.
- Great Stat Stick for multiple characters.
B Tier- Weak weapon but can work on characters with specific build as a Stat Stick.
C Tier- Does not work with many characters and does not provide benefits.

Prototype Amber Effect / Skill

Weapon Skill: Gilding

Using an Elemental Burst regenerates 4 Energy every 2s for 6s. All party members will regenerate 4% HP every 2s for this duration

▼ Visual Effects & Weapon Tips

Prototype Amber Gameplay & Tips

Restores HP & Energy

Prototype Amber passive

Prototype Amber is ideal for supports. The HP sub-stat is beneficial for healers such as Barbara & Kokomi.

Useful Catalyst For Supports

Technically, catalyst users can be a subtle healer with this weapon. After using Burst, the whole team restores little HP for every 2 seconds within 6 seconds. Also, the user gains Energy after using Burst which is great for Burst uptime.

Prototype Amber Is Good For Whom?

Best Character For Prototype Amber

BarbaraBarbara- Recommended for Barbara as a healer
- Fits Barbara's talent kit
↳ HP sub-stat improves HP restored by Barbara's Skill, Burst, & attacks while Skill is active
↳ Increases damage done by the bubble from Ocean-Hued Clam x4
KokomiKokomi- Recommended for Kokomi as a healer
- Fits Kokomi's talent kit
↳ HP sub-stat improves HP restored by Kokomi's Skill, Burst, & attacks while Burst is active
↳ Increases damage done by the bubble from Ocean-Hued Clam x4
BaizhuBaizhu- Amazing weapon that increases HP and Energy production of the Baizhu.
- Works similarly with Baizhu's signature weapon of Baizhu.
YanfeiYanfei- Recommended for Yanfei as a support
↳ HP sub-stat improves the durability of Yanfei's shield at C4
↳ Restored Energy after Burst is useful for sustaining shield from Burst at C4
NeuvilletteNeuvillette- Amazing HP and Energy buff for Neuvillette greatly increasing his damage.

Prototype Amber How To Get, Banners, Availability

Obtainable In-Game

Prototype Amber can be obtained in-game. You do not need to use your wishes to obtain this weapon.

Rate Up Banners For Prototype Amber

This weapon is not featured as a rate-up weapon on any banners.

Forge Thru Blacksmith

Blacksmith Map
Blacksmith Location

Prototype Amber is available in the early game and can be forged as long as you can provide the necessary materials. For instance, Blacksmith Wagner can be found near the entrance of Mondstadt.

Prototype Amber Ascension Materials

Weapon Ascension Materials For Prototype Amber

Show Mats Needed To Get To Lvl. 80

Locations Of Ascension Materials

Mist Veiled Lead Elixir
Mist Veiled Mercury Elixir
Mist Veiled Gold Elixir
Mist Veiled Primo Elixir
Mist Grass Pollen
Mist Grass
Mist Grass Wick
Firm Arrowhead
Sharp Arrowhead
Weathered Arrowhead


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It also works great on Ningguang, and gives you practically 100% Burst uptime.

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