Festering Desire Best Characters | Genshin Impact

Here is a guide about the Festering Desire Sword including stats, effects, how to get it, tips & tricks, and good for which character.

Festering Desire Materials & Effect Bonus

Genshin Impact Sword Festering Desire

Festering Desire is a 4-stars creepy straight sword that almost seems to yearn for life. It drips with a shriveling venom that could even corrupt a mighty dragon.

Festering DesireStats
Rarity:4 Stars
Base ATK:42.4
Secondary Stat:Energy Recharge
Sec Stat (Level 1):10%

Base Stats

Lv.ATKBonus ER%

Effect: Undying Admiration

Increases Elemental Skill DMG by 16% and Elemental Skill CRIT Rate by 6%.

Ascension Material

Here is a list of total materials, If you want to ascend this weapon to the maximum level to maximize full potential.

  • Fetters of the Dandelion Gladiator x3
  • Heavy Horn x15
  • Recruit's Insignia x10
  • Chains of the Dandelion Gladiator x9
  • Black Bronze Horn x18
  • Sergeant's Insignia x15
  • Shackles of the Dandelion Gladiator x9
  • Black Crystal Horn x27
  • Lieutenant's Insignia x18
  • Dream of the Dandelion Gladiator x4
  • Mora x150K

How to get Festering Desire?

Participating in V1.2 Event

You can only obtain this Sword by participating in the 1.2 events "The Chalk Prince: Act I" and currently there is no way to obtain this sword.

How to use Festering Desire - Tip & Best for whom

Thanks to its ER stats which can uptime Elemental burst and passive which can boost EM skill DMG and CRIT Rate which is great for supporting characters to need to get EM burst ready as well as dealing more DMG.

Best Characters

  • Furina
    • Great for her Burst uptime as well as increased DMG from her EM skill.
  • Bennett
    • Great for his Burst uptime which is very useful for support build Bennett.
  • Kazuha
    • Great for his Burst uptime and overall EM DMG reaction which is very useful for support build Kazuha support.
  • Traveler (all elements)
    • Great for Burst uptime and overall EM DMG reaction which is very useful for support build.
  • Xingqiu
    • Boost his EM Skill DMG and CRIT.
    • ER% will fix his burst high Energy cost problem.

Is it worth it to get Festering Desire?

  • Yes, it is!
    • However, this sword is currently unavailable to obtain after the event finishes but if you have it in your inventory this will be an amazing sword for support/sub-DPS since it does provide a lot of great support stats boost and passive.

End of Festering Desire Sword.