Genshin Impact 2.5 Raiden Shogun Baal Farming Guide: All Locations for Ascension & Talent Materials

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Raiden Shogun, the Electro Archon, holds the record for the most popular Banner in Genshin Impact, with 33 million in sales.

Raiden Shogun has lived up to these expectations, featuring a fantastic character design, compelling background, and fun playstyle.

With her Genshin Impact 2.5 banner rerun looking likely according to leaks, here's our Raiden Shogun farming guide to get all the materials you'll need for Bale together before her return.


Release Date

Leaks indicate that a Raiden Shogun rerun will be part of the second phase of Genshin Impact 2.5 on March 9, 2022.

Raiden Shogun Farming

The Raiden Shogun's real name is EI. She is the vessel of the Electro Archon reigning Inazuma. While Ei is in her pursuit of Eternity, her puppet controls the daily affairs of the Nation.

Raiden Shogun is a 5-star Electro Poelarm character. However, during the Musou, no Hitotachi (Elemental Burst) wields a Sword infuse with Electro Element.

Ascension Materials for Raiden Shogun

These are the ascension materials you'll need for Raiden Shogun:

Storm Beads are a character level-up material dropped by the Thunder Manifestation, introduced in Genshin Impact 2.1.

  • This boss is located on a platform in the sky near the Electro Beam in Serai Island, in Inazuma.
  • Players need x46 Storm Beads Fin for an Lv. 90 Raiden Shogun.
  • Thunder Manifestation drops 2-3 of these materials once they are defeated for a cost of 40 resins.

Amakumo Fruit - The fruit of the flower Amakumo, a local specialty of Inazuma, is found exclusively in Serai Island near the shore.

  • Players need 168 Amakumo Fruit for an Lv. 90 Raiden Shogun.
  • There is 180 Amakumo Fruit in the wild refreshing every 48hrs.
  • You can't grow or buy Amakumo Fruit.

Handguards - Raiden Shogun will use the materials dropped by Nobushi and Kairagi from Inazuma. Players can find these Samurai warriors in most regions of Inazuma.

  • To level up Raiden to Lv. 90 travelers require:
    • 18 Old Handguard
    • 30 Kageuchi Handguard
  • 36 Famed Handguard

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Talent Materials

Nobushi and Kairagi are Samurai warriors that drop the same common materials, Handguards. The best farming route for these foes is on Yashiori Island.

To maximize Raiden Shogun's Talents, players need:

  • 18 Old Handguards
  • 66 Kageuchi Handguards
  • 93 Famed Handguards

Light Series are talent-level books that players can obtain in the Violet Court domain on Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday.

  • To max Raiden Shogun's Talents, players need to collect:
    • 9 Teachings of Light
    • 63 Guide to Light
  • 114 Philosophies of Light

La Signora, the Fatui Harbinger, is a Genshin Impact weekly boss in the Narukami Island Tenshukaku Domain.

  • La Signora will drop the Molten Moment when defeated.
    • Players will need 18 pieces for max Talents.

Raiden Shogun Best Artifacts and Weapons


The best artifact built for Raiden Shogun is four pieces of Emblem of Severed Fate set that players can obtain from Momiji-Dyed Court in Inazuma.

The Artifact of Raiden Shogun should focus on Energy Recharge, Electro DMG, Crit. Rate and Crit. DMG.

In the case of her weapons, the Best in Slot is the 5-star polearm, Engulfing Lighting. Raiden Shogun Signature Weapon. The Catch is a tremendous F2P option.

Additionally, players need Vajrada Amethyst, common crafting material for Electro Characters, and tons of Mora to level Yae Miko to the highest level.

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