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Staff Of The Scarlet Sands - Cyno Signature Weapon

Genshin | Staff Of The Scarlet Sands - Cyno Signature Weapon

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Staff Of The Scarlet Sands is a Polearm weapon for Genshin Impact 4.7. Guide includes stats, effect, skills, how to get Staff Of The Scarlet Sands, stats, & best characters!

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Staff Of The Scarlet Sands Stats & How To Get

Staff Of The Scarlet Sands
DPS Tier Support Tier
Type Rarity
Polearm 5 Star
Base Attack
(Lvl. 90)
Additional Stat
(Lvl. 90)
542 CRIT Rate 44.1%
How To Get
ATK Buff/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.

Staff Of The Scarlet Sands Effect / Skill

Weapon Skill: Heat Haze At Horizon's End

The equipping character gains 52% of their Elemental Mastery as bonus ATK. When an Elemental Skill hits opponents, the Dream of the Scarlet Sands effect will be gained for 10s: The equipping character will gain 28% of their Elemental Mastery as bonus ATK. Max 3 stacks.

▼ Visual Effects & Weapon Tips

Signature Weapon Of Cyno

Staff of Scarlet Sands is the signature weapon of Cyno. This is also the weapon shown equipped by Cyno in showcases and fits the kit of Cyno as a DPS character that scales from both Elemental Mastery and ATK%.

Cyno Best Build & Teams

Staff Of The Scarlet Sands Gameplay & Tips

Great For DPS That Focuses On Reactions

Staff Of Scarlet Sands increases ATK of the user based on the Elemental Mastery. This allows you to invest on EM without decreasing ATK of the character. Since you can invest on EM without sacrificing ATK, this is an ideal weapon for characters that uses reaction for DMG like Hu Tao and Cyno.

Staff Of The Scarlet Sands Is Good For Whom?

Best Character For Staff Of The Scarlet Sands

CynoCyno- Amazing for Cyno that requires investment in EM.
- CRIT Rate and effect makes building Cyno a lot easier.
- Signature weapon of Cyno.
XianglingXiangling- Xiangling triggers a lot of Vaporize as an off-field so using this + EM Sands works well.
Hu TaoHu Tao- Hu Tao is mainly used with Hydro characters so this weapon also works good.
- Investment on EM is needed for better performance.
RosariaRosaria- Support Rosaria is great with this weapon because Rosaria can share the CRIT Rate through her abilities.
ThomaThoma- For Burgeon Thoma, this weapon works well because EM will also increase ATK.
ArlecchinoArlecchino- Amazing weapon especially in reaction comps.
- Provides huge CRIT Rate and also gives bonus ATK based on Elemental Mastery which benefits Arlecchino greatly.

Staff Of The Scarlet Sands How To Get, Banners, Availability

Currently Not Obtainable

Staff Of The Scarlet Sands is not available as of the moment but it is already a released weapon. This weapon, however, can only be obtained through limited-weapon banners.

Rate Up Banners For Staff Of The Scarlet Sands

Banner Image4.2 Update
11/28/2023 ~ 12/20/2023
Banner Image3.5 Update
3/1/2023 ~ 3/21/2023
Banner Image3.1 Update
09/28/2022 ~ 10/14/2022
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Staff Of The Scarlet Sands Ascension Materials

Weapon Ascension Materials For Staff Of The Scarlet Sands

Show Mats Needed To Get To Lvl. 80

Locations Of Ascension Materials

Oasis Garden’s Reminiscence
Oasis Garden’s Kindness
Oasis Garden’s Mourning
Oasis Garden’s Truth
Chaos Storage
Chaos Module
Chaos Bolt
Fungal Spores
Luminescent Pollen
Crystalline Cyst Dust
Location Map

Location Map

Similar Weapons As Staff Of The Scarlet Sands

CRIT Stat Polearm List

ATK Buff/Bonus Polearm List

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