Noelle is one of the characters in the game that causes many players to overlook her. With the focus on DPS, sub-DPS, and healers, many people also justify leaving her to rot in their character roster while putting their effort into more great characters. Well, in this page, we are going to share the best build for Noelle.
Genshin Impact Noelle Build
Now you may be wondering what the best methods to build Noelle is. The answer is you have to focus on defense and critical rate. Need to know that a high defense will not only strengthen her shield, but also give her to deal more damage while she is on the field with her ultimate activated.
- Whiteblind (4-Star)
On hit, normal or charged attacks will be able to increase attack and defense by 6/7.5/9/10.5/12 percent for six seconds. Maximum of four stacks. It will only occur once every 0.5 seconds.
- The Unforged (5-Star)
Increases shield strength by 20/25/30/35/40 percent. Scoring hits on enemies increases attack by 4/5/6/7/8 percent for eight seconds. Maximum of five stacks. It can only occur once every 0.3 seconds. While protected by a shield, this attack will be able to increase the effect is doubled.
Related to the best artifacts for Noelle, you will need to focus on percent defense, the critical rate, and the critical damage. Elemental reactions are not your primary focus here. The best set for Noelle is Retracing Bolide that betters her shields and more importantly gives her a damage boost whenever shielded. Actually, the other two sets are also fine, but Retracing Bolide is basically built for Noelle.
- Retracing Bolide (4-Star)
2-Piece Bonus: It can increase shield strength by 35 percent.
4-Piece Bonus: While protected by a shield, get an additional 40 percent normal and charged attack damage.
- Gladiator’s Finale (4-Star)
2-Piece Bonus: +18 percent attack.
4-Piece Bonus: If the wielder of the artifact set utilizes a sword, claymore, or polearm, it will increase their normal attack damage by 35 percent.
- Resolution of Sojourner (4-star)
2-Piece Bonus: +18 percent attack.
4-Piece Bonus: It will be able to increase charged attack critical rate by 30 percent.
Genshin Impact Noelle Attacks and Abilities
There are many things to understand regarding Noelle if you want to build her successfully. Noelle scales incredibly well off of defense. You will want that to be your main focus going forward. Whenever her shield is up, she is able to regenerate health for the entire party by giving damage. Her ultimate creates those basic attacks that reach a larger area and give 40 percent of her defense as damage. Aside from that, Noelle will be able to give one of your other members a 400 percent shield which lasts 20 seconds.
- Favonius Bladework (Basic Attack)
Normal Attack: Perform up to four consecutive strikes.
Charged Attack: Takes stamina over time to do continuous spinning attacks against all nearby enemies. At the end of the sequence, will perform a more powerful slash.
Plunging Attack: Jump down from mid-air to strike the ground, giving enemies along the path and also dealing AoE damage upon impact.
- Breastplate (Basic Ability)
Calls protective stone armor, giving Geo damage to surrounding enemies and making a shield. The shield has the properties below:
- Once Noelle’s normal or charged attacks hit a target, they have an opportunity to regenerate HP for all characters, both on and off the field.
- Applies the Geo element to the character.
- It has 250% absorption efficiency against Geo damage.
- Sweeping Time (Ultimate)
Collecting the strength of stone around her weapon, Noelle attacks the enemies surrounding her within a large AoE, causing Geo damage. After that, Noelle will get the following effects:
- Larger attack AoE.
- Change attack damage to Geo damage which cannot be overridden by any other elemental infusion.
- Can increase attack which scales based on her defense.
- Devotion (Passive 1)
Once Noelle is in the party, but not on the field, automatically this ability triggers when the active character’s HP falls below 30 percent: Makes a shield which lasts for 20 seconds and then absorbs damage equal to 400 percent of Noelle’s defense. The shield has a 250 percent DMG absorption effectiveness against Geo damage. Also, this will become 150 percent physical and elemental absorption in 1.3 version. The effect can occur once every minute.
- Nice and Clean (Passive 2)
Every four Normal or Charged Attack hits is going to decrease the cooldown of Breastplate by one second. Hitting multiple enemies with a single strike is only counted as one hit.
- Maid’s Knighthood (Passive 3)
Once a Perfect Cooking is reached on a defense-boosting dish, Noelle has a 12 percent opportunity to get double the product.
We are also giving the constellation information here because it is incredibly difficult to rank those up in any meaningful way outside of sheer luck. The first constellation enhancement helps Noelle get better at your team composition, but it is the last one that really makes her shine like any other DPS.
- Level 1 – I Got Your Back
The chance of Breastplate’s healing effects activating will improve to 100 percent.
- Level 2 – Combat Maid
It will decrease the stamina consumption of Noelle’s charged attacks by 20 percent and also increases her charged attack damage by 15 percent.
- Level 3 – Invulnerable Maid
It will increase the level of Breastplate by three. Maximum upgrade level is 15.
- Level 4 – To Be Cleaned
When Breastplate’s duration expires or the shield is destroyed by damage, it can give 400 percent of Noelle’s attack in Geo damage to surrounding enemies
- Level 5 – Favonius Sweeper Master
It will increase the level of Sweeping Time by three. Maximum upgrade level is 15.
- Level 6 – Must Be Spotless
Sweeping Time will increase Noelle’s attack by an additional 50 percent of her defense. In addition, every enemy defeated during the skill’s duration adds one second to the duration, up to ten seconds.