Genshin Impact 2.8 Beta: Shikanoin Heizou Abilities, Ascension Materials, Talents Constellations, and More

Nawshad Noor
By Nawshad Noor
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Recent Genshin Impact 2.8 Beta leaks have revealed Shikanoin Heizou’s abilities, Ascension Materials, Talents, Constellations, etc.

The Genshin Impact Twitter account recently revealed the new upcoming character Shikanoin Heizou. Heizou is an Inazuman character and is a detective working for the Tenryu Commission. Despite his young age, Heizou is considered the best detective in the Tenryu Commission.

According to the leaks from Genshin data miners, we know that Heizou is a 4* character. He uses a catalyst and has an Anemo vision. The Genshin Impact v2.8 Beta test has begun, and we are receiving tons of new leaks about Heizou.

These new 2.8 Beta leaks give us information about Shikanoin Heizou‘s abilities, Ascension Materials, Talents, Constellations, etc.

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Shikanoin Heizou Details:

Heizou gets an Anemo Damage bonus with his ascensions. At level 90 this is a 24% Anemo Damage bonus.


  • Normal Attack: Fudou Style Martial Arts
    • Normal Attack Performs up to 5 fisticuffs empowered by a mighty wind, dealing Anemo DMG.
  • Charged Attack
    • Consumes a certain amount of Stamina and performs a sweeping kick that deals Anemo DMG.
  • Plunging Attack
    • Calling upon the surging wind, Heizou plunges towards the ground from mid-air, damaging all opponents in his path. Deals AoE Anemo DMG upon impact with the ground.

Elemental Skill:

Heartstopper Strike

Tap– Wields the swift winds to launch a Heartstopper Strike that deals Anemo DMG.

Hold– Charges energy to unleash an even stronger blow. He will obtain the Declension effect while charging, which will increase the power of the Heartstopper Strike. When the skill button is released or the skill finishes charging, he will strike forward dealing Anemo DMG.

Declension Increases the power of the next Heartstopper Strike. Max 4 stacks. When you possess 4 Declension stacks, the Conviction effect will be produced. which will cause the next Hearstopper Strike to be even stronger and have a larger AoE.

Cooldown: 10.0 s

Elemental Burst:

Windmuster Kick
Leaps into the air and uses the Fudou Style Vacuum Slugger to explosively kick his opponent, dealing AoE Anemo DMG. When Vacuum Slugger hits opponents affected by Hydro/Pyro/Cryo/Electro. these opponents will be afflicted with Windmuster Iris, which will explode after a moment and deal AoE DMG of the corresponding aforementioned elemental type. Vacuum Slugger can afflict a maximum of 4 opponents with the Windmuster Iris. A single opponent cannot be under the effect of Windmuster Irises of different elements at the same time.

Cooldown: 12s

Passive Talents:

  • Paradoxical Practice
    • When Shikanoin Heizou activates a Swirl reaction while on the field, he will gain 1 Declension stack for Heartstopper Strike. This effect can be triggered once every 0.1s.
  • Penetrative Reasoning
    • After Shikanoin Heizou’s Heartstopper Strike hits an opponent, increases all party members’ (excluding Shikanoin Heizou) Elemental Mastery by 80 for 10s.
  • Pre-Existing Guilt
    • Decreases sprinting Stamina consumption for your own party members by 20%. Not stackable with Passive Talents that provide the exact same effects.


  • Named Juvenile Casebook (C1)
    • For 5s after Shikanoin Heizou takes the field, his Normal Attack SPD is increased by 15%. He also gains 1 Declension stack for Heartstopper Strike. This effect can be triggered once every 10s.
  • Investigative Collection (C2)
    • When the Fudou Style Vacuum Slugger created by Windmuster Kick explodes, it will pull nearby opponents in.
  • Esoteric Puzzle Book (C3)
    • Increases the Level of Heartstopper Strike by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.
  • Tome of Lies (C4)
    • The first Windmuster Iris explosion in each Windmuster Kick will regenerate 9 Elemental Energy for Shikanoin Heizou. Every subsequent explosion in that Windmuster Kick will each regenerate an additional 1.5 Energy for Heizou. One Windmuster Kick can regenerate a total of 13.5 Energy for Heizou in this manner.
  • Secret Archive (C5)
    • Increases the Level of Windmuster Kick by 3. Maximum upgrade level is 15.
  • Curious Casefiles (C6)
    • Each Declension stack will increase the CRIT Rate of the Heartstopper Strike unleashed by 4%. When Heizou possesses Conviction, this Heartstoppper Strike’s CRIT DMG is increased by 32%.

Ascension Materials:

Heizou’s ascension materials are given below-

  • Promote 1
    • Vayuda Turquoise Sliver x1
    • Onikabuto x3,
    • Treasure Hoarder Insignia x3
  • Promote 2
    • Vayuda Turquoise Fragment x3
    • Runic Fang x2
    • Onikabuto x10
    • Treasure Hoarder Insignia x15
  • Promote 3
    • Vayuda Turquoise Fragment x6
    • Runic Fang x4
    • Onikabuto x20
    • Silver Raven Insignia x12
  • Promote 4
    • Vayuda Turquoise Chunk x3
    • Runic Fang x8
    • Onikabuto x30
    • Silver Raven Insignia x18
  • Promote 5
    • Vayuda Turquoise Chunk x6
    • Runic Fang x12
    • Onikabuto x45
    • Golden Raven Insignia x12
  • Promote 6
    • Vayuda Turquoise Gemstone x6
    • Runic Fang x20
    • Onikabuto x60
    • Golden Raven Insignia x24

The image below shows all of Heizou’s costs including the Ascension, Talent materials, and mora.

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Nawshad Noor is a former Editor at GameRiv.