Genshin Impact Diona Build and Best Team Comp

Diona is a playable Cryo character in Genshin Impact. He is one of the most powerful and thus popular characters for playing as a Support. We decided to write this guide to help you learn more about Diona. In our Genshin Impact Diona Build and Best Team Comp post you will learn about Diona’s talents, how they work and how to upgrade them. Also, you will read about his Constellations that will help you make Diona even more powerful. After that, we have written Genshin Impact Diona Build where you’ll see weapon and artifact set. And at last, we have mentioned the best team comps for Diona as the Support hero.

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Diona Talents

Below you can see the list of talents that Diona uses during the fight. Each of them we have described with the main characteristics.

Skill Name

Type

Description

Kätzlein Style

Normal Attack

Normal Attack: Perform up to 5 consecutive shots.
Charged Attack: Perform a more precise Aimed Shot with increased DMG. While aiming, biting frost will accumulate on the arrowhead. A fully charged frost arrow will deal Cryo Damage.
Plunging Attack: Fires off a shower of arrows in mid-air before falling and striking the ground, dealing AoE DMG on impact.

Icy Paws

Elemental Skill

Fires an Icy Paw that deals Cryo DMG to opponents and forms a shield on hit. The shield's DMG Absorption scales based on Diona's Max HP, and its duration scales off the number of Icy Paws that hit their target.
Press: Rapidly fires off 2 Icy Paws.
Hold: Dashes back quickly before firing 5 Icy Paws. The shield created by a Hold attack will gain a 75% DMG Absorption Bonus. The shield has a 250% Cryo DMG Absorption Bonus, and will infuse Diona with Cryo at the point of formation for a short duration.

Signature Mix

Elemental Burst

Tosses out a special cold brew that deals AoE Cryo DMG and creates a Drunken Mist in an AoE. Every 2 seconds, for 12 seconds, Drunken Mist: Deals Cryo DMG to opponents within the field. Regenerates the HP of characters within the field.

Cat's Tail Secret Menu

1st Ascension Passive

Characters shielded by Icy Paws have their Movement SPD increased by 10% and their Stamina Consumption decreased by 10%.

Drunkards' Farce

4th Ascension Passive

Opponents who enter the AoE of Signature Mix have 10% decreased ATK for 15s.

Complimentary Bar Food

Utility Passive

When a Perfect Cooking is achieved on a dish with restorative effects, Diona has a 12% chance to obtain double the product.

Diona Talent GIFs

Every talent can be upgraded up to level 15. But to do so you will need to gather materials on particular days. The list of the needed materials for leveling Diona’s talents is mentioned in the next block.

Talent Leveling Materials

So here you can see all materials that you will need in order to level up Diona’s talents.

Talent
Level-Up
Material

Teachings of Freedom

Guide to Freedom

Philosophies of Freedom

Common
Ascension
Material

Firm Arrowhead

Sharp Arrowhead

Weathered Arrowhead

Weekly
Boss
Material

Shard of a Foul Legacy

Some of them are required at the beginning for low levels and others are more advanced. We just wanted to focus your attention on material types in general.

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Diona Constellations

In Genshin Impact characters have a specific upgrade system called constellation. You will need to get a specific item called Stella Fortuna to increase the level of constellation. Each character has their own version of Stella Fortuna, which you get by obtaining a duplicate of the character from Wishes.

Level

Name

Description

1

A Lingering Flavor

Regenerates 15 Energy for Diona after the effects of Signature Mix end.

2

Shaken, Not Purred

Increases Icy Paws' DMG by 15%, and increases its shield's DMG Absorption by 15%. Additionally, when paws hit their targets, creates a shield for other nearby characters on the field with 50% of the Icy Paws shield's DMG Absorption for 5s.

3

A-Another Round?

Increases the Level of Signature Mix by 3.
Maximum upgrade level is 15.

4

Wine Industry Slayer

Within the radius of Signature Mix, Diona's charge time for aimed shots is reduced by 60%.

5

Double Shot, On The Rocks

Increases the Level of Icy Paws by 3.
Maximum upgrade level is 15.

6

Cat's Tail Closing Time

Characters within Signature Mix's radius will gain the following effects based on their HP amounts: Increases Incoming Healing Bonus by 30% when HP falls below or is equal to 50%. Elemental Mastery increased by 200 when HP is above 50%.

Every Genshin Impact character has own set of constellations above you can see Diona constellations list with descriptions.

Ascension Materials

In addition, there are ascension phases that increase the level cap for your character. After Diona reaches the 20th level he can be ascended to the next ascension phase, up to phase 6, which allow getting 90th level.

Asc
Phase

Level

Req

Cost

Character Ascension
Material

Local
Specialty

Common
Material

1

20

20,000

Shivada Jade Sliver

Calla Lily

Firm Arrowhead

2

40

40,000

Shivada Jade Fragment

Hoarfrost Core

Calla Lily

Firm Arrowhead

3

50

60,000

Shivada Jade Fragment

Hoarfrost Core

Calla Lily

Sharp Arrowhead

4

60

80,000

Shivada Jade Chunk

Hoarfrost Core

Calla Lily

Sharp Arrowhead

5

70

100,000

Shivada Jade Chunk

Hoarfrost Core

Calla Lily

Weathered Arrowhead

6

80

120,000

Shivada Jade Gemstone

Hoarfrost Core

Calla Lily

Weathered Arrowhead

In order to level up ascension phases you’ll need materials. So the list of those required for Diona is listed above.

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Diona Build

Below you can see the best weapon option for playing Diona in Genshin Impact. Accompanied by the best Diona artifact set and its stat priorities.

Support Build

If you play this champion as a Support in your comp you should take the weapon and artifacts from the list below. They are believed to be the most effective ones in almost all situations.

Weapon

Sacrificial Bow

Secondary Stat

Energy Recharge
(6.7~30.6%)

Composed

After dealing damage to an opponent with an Elemental Skill, the skill has a 40% chance to end its own CD. Can only occur once every 30s.

Artifact Set

Noblesse Oblige

4-Piece

Set Bonus

2-Piece Bonus: Elemental Burst DMG +20%

4-Piece Bonus: Using an Elemental Burst increases all party members' ATK by 20% for 12s. This effect cannot stack.

Artifact Main Stats Priority

Royal Pocket Watch

Energy Recharge%

Sub Stats Priority

Energy Recharge

Elemental Mastery

HP%

DEF%

ATK%

Royal Silver Urn

Cryo DMG Bonus%

Royal Masque

Healing Bonus%

Talent Priority

Icy Paws >>> Signature Mix >>> Kätzlein Style

Weapon Substitutes: Favonius Warbow, Recurve Bow.

At the very bottom, you can see talent priority for Diona. You should focus on Icy Paws, after that Signature Mix and in the end on Kätzlein Style.

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Best Team Compositions for Diona

When you play Genshin Impact everything depends not only on your main character but also on the composition. You should learn how elements complement each other and build the best team for your main. Below you can see the best team composition for Diona with Main DPS and 2 Sub DPS characters. Also, we have included alternative characters for each role that go well with Diona too.

Elemental Reactions

Support

Main DPS

Sub DPS

Sub DPS

Melt

Swirl

Diona

Diluc

Yanfei

Venti

Alternative Characters

Klee

Tartaglia

Sucrose

Diona is great support who is creating a shield and applies Cryo to enemies. The best main DPS for Diona support is Diluc. After Diona’s Elemental Skill switch to Diluc to provoke Melt reaction with his attacks. You can switch back to Diona only when her cooldown ends. When Diluc’s abilities are on cooldown activate Yanfei and distance away from the enemies, besides she will provoke Pyro Resonance. Venti can easily group enemies. Have him use his Elemental Burst, then Diona’s Elemental Skill to swirl Cryo. This can then finished off with either Diluc or Yanfei to create Melt.

Good characters for this comp: Razor, Rosaria, Amber, Xiangling, Lisa.

Team Characters Information

Below you can see the characters from the best Diona team comp. So you can learn more about other champions too.

Character

Weapon

Artifact Set

Set Bonus

Diluc

Wolf's Gravestone

Crimson Witch of Flames (x4)

Pyro DMG Bonus +15%

Increases Overloaded and Burning DMG by 40%. Increases Vaporize and Melt DMG by 15%. Using an Elemental Skill increases the 2-Piece Set Bonus by 50% of its starting value for 10s. Max 3 stacks.

Yanfei

 Lost Prayer to the Sacred Winds

Wanderer's Troupe (x4)

Increases Elemental Mastery by 80.

Increases Charged Attack DMG by 35% if the character uses a Catalyst or Bow.

Venti

Elegy for the End

Viridescent Venerer (x4)

 Anemo DMG Bonus +15%

 Increases Swirl DMG by 60%. Decreases opponent's Elemental RES to the element infused in the Swirl by 40% for 10s.

As you can see each of them has recommended weapon and artifact set as well. So if you want to become really powerful in Genshin Impact you should upgrade all your composition team members.

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If you are still not sure what champion you want to pick as main we have Genshin Impact characters tier list with explanations on how to build your best team.

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