Engulfing Lightning – How to Get, Ascension, Stats & Who Can Use It in Genshin Impact

Engulfing Lightning is a five-star Genshin Impact polearm with a unique value proposition. It dramatically increases the wearer’s energy recharge alone and after triggering their elemental burst, further amplifying their attack based on their ER stat above 100%. With so many polearm users who can benefit from these perks, this polearm is a versatile option to have in your arsenal.

How to Get Engulfing Lightning in Genshin Impact

Engulfing Lightning is a limited weapon that can only be obtained when featured in the Epitome Summon banner, which you can wield by using Primogems and Intertwined Fates. As such, you must wait for it to spin and blaze an incarnate path to secure Engulfing Lightning at the Third Mercy.

Genshin Impact Engulfing Lightning Stats

  • Base Attack: 46 to 608
  • Substat: Energy Recharge (12-55.1%)
  • Passive: Timeless Dream: Eternal Stove
    • Attack increased by 28/35/42/49/56% Energy Recharge from base 100%. You can gain a maximum bonus of 80/90/100/110/120% attack. Gain 30/35/40/45/50% Energy Recharge for 12 seconds after using an Elemental Burst.


Genshin Impact Engulfing Lightning Ascension cost and materials

Below are all the Ascension materials needed for Engulfing Lightning. They can be grown from the following sources:

  • All Handguards: Nobushi and Kairagi throughout Inazuma
  • All Chaos materials: Ruin Sentinels (Cruiser, Defender, Destroyer, Scout) all over Teyvat
  • Mask: Court of Flowing Sand (Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday)

Ascent Stage 1

x10,000 Must

x3 Old Handguard

x5 Chaos Equipment

x5 Evil Lieutenant’s Mask

Ascent Phase 2

x20,000 Must

x12 fungal spores

x18 inactivated fungal core

x5 Tiger Bite Mask

Ascent Phase 3

x30,000 Must

x9 Kageuchi Handguard

x9 Chaos Axis

x9 Tiger Bite Mask

Phase 4 Ascent

x45,000 Mora

x14 Kageuchi Handguard

x18 Chaos Axis

x5 Unicorn Mask

Phase 5 Ascent

x55,000 Mora

x9 Famous Handguard

x14 Chaos Oculus

x9 Unicorn Mask

Phase 6 Ascension

x65,000 Must

x18 Crystalline Cyst Dust

x27 Robust Fungal Core

x6 Kijin Mask

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Engulfing Lightning is an amazing polearm that can benefit characters who rely heavily on energy recharge and have high elemental burst uptime. In addition to offering this sub-stat, it also increases the user’s attack based on their energy recharge value above 100% and further increases their energy recharge after using an elemental burst. That said, here are some of the best characters that can benefit from wielding Engulfing Lightning:

For more Polearm Impact guides, check out our compilation of the best polearms in Genshin Impact, ranked (and how to get them) here on hackgames4.com.