The upcoming five-star Claymore Redhorn Stonethresher stunned everybody, together with myself. It’s Arataki’s Itto’s signature weapon, but it surely doesn’t have Protection as its secondary stat. Right here’s what makes Redhorn Stonethresher so loopy, and who I feel are the most effective characters to wield it.
Redhorn Stonethresher Impressions
Redhorn Stonethresher has numerous similarities with Employees of Homa, broadly thought-about the most effective Polearm within the sport for many characters. Each have CRIT DMG because the secondary stat, and each give a bonus to Assault equal to a % of one other stat their impact buffs.
In Redhorn Stonethresher’s case, that’s Protection. It’s not as ubiquitous as Employees of Homa’s HP scaling, but it surely makes up for it with a a lot larger CRIT DMG stat. Employees of Homa has 66.2% CRIT DMG at Degree 90. Let’s check out how Redhorn Stonethresher compares:
Hey there, Vacationers~!
As we speak, Paimon desires to point out you a brand-new weapon that’ll be in “Epitome Invocation” – Redhorn Stonethresher (Claymore)! Let’s go have a look~
— Genshin Impression (@GenshinImpact) December 10, 2021
Does that say 88.2% CRIT DMG?
It does have decrease base assault, which is mitigated by the Protection enhance and extra Regular and Charged Assault scaling. If the character wielding it’s constructed for Protection, that decrease base assault isn’t a draw back in any respect. Nonetheless, with a generically sturdy energy increase and an absurdly excessive CRIT DMG stat, it may possibly nonetheless be a superb weapon.