Honkai Star Rail – Characters Guide

Muhib Nadeem

Honkai: Star Rail is a visually stunning, role-playing title developed by none other than miHoYo, the developers of Genshin Impact, and Honkai Impact 3rd. Set in a mesmerizing universe, Honkai Star Rail characters take players on a journey through tearjerking storylines, and heart-gripping action!

Speaking of which, the game features so many characters that it’s common to lose your ground recalling who does what. From Trailblazer’s cool stares to March 7th’s sparkly smiles – in no particular order – let’s dive right in to find that perfect character to accompany your starry journey!

1. Jing Yuan

Jing Yuan - Honkai star Rail Characters
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Erudition

Element: Lightning

Faction: The Xianzhou Luofu, Xianzhou Alliance, Cloud Knights, Six Charioteers

How To Obtain: Swirl of Heavenly Spear Event Wrap

Ability Priority: Ultimate => Skill => Talent => Normal Atk

Teams:

F2PBest Team
Main DPSJing YuanMain DPSJing Yuan
TankTrailblazerBuffBronya
HealerNatashaSupportAsta
Support/DPSAny ElementalSupportTingyun

2. Bailu

Bailu- Honkai star Rail Characters
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Abundance

Element: Lightning

Faction: The Xianzhou Luofu

How To Obtain: Stellar Warp (Indefinite), Departure Warp (Indefinite until all 50 warps are made), All Character Event Warps

Ability Priority: Ultimate = Talent => Skill => Normal Atk

Teams:

Team #1Team #2
Main DPSJing YuanMain DPSSeele
SupportBronyaSupportBronya
SupportPelaSupportAsta
HealerBailuHealerBailu

3. Blade

Blade- Honkai star Rail Characters
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Destruction

Element: Wind

Faction: Stellaron Hunters

How To Obtain: Not announced

4. Bronya

Bronya- Honkai star Rail Characters
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Harmony

Element: Wind

Faction: Belobog, Silvermane Guards

How To Obtain: Stellar Warp (Indefinite), Departure Warp (Indefinite until all 50 warps are made), All Character Event Warps

Ability Priority: Ultimate => Skill => Talent => Normal Atk

Teams:

CarryBest Team
Main DPSSeeleMain DPSJing Yuan
SupportTingyunBuffBronya
SupportBronyaSupportTingyun
HealerNatashaHealerBailu

5. Clara

Clara
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Destruction

Element: Physical

Faction: Belobog, Prospectors

How To Obtain: Stellar Warp (Indefinite), Departure Warp (Indefinite until all 50 warps are made), All Character Event Warps

Ability Priority: Ultimate => Skill => Talent => Normal Atk

Team #1Best Team
Main DPSJing YuanMain DPSClara
SupportAstaSupportAsta
Tank/ShieldMarch 7thTank/ShieldMarch 7th
Main DPSClaraHealerNatasha

6. Fu Xuan

Fu Xuan
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: Not Announced

Path: The Preservation

Element: Quantum

Faction: The Xianzhou Luofu, Xianzhou Alliance, Divination Comission

How To Obtain: Not Announced

7. Gepard

Gepard
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Preservation

Element: Ice

Faction: Belobog, Silvermane Guards, Landau Family

How To Obtain: Stellar Warp (Indefinite), Departure Warp (Indefinite until all 50 warps are made), All Character Event Warps

Ability Priority: Ultimate => Skill => Talent => Normal Atk

Teams:

Team #1Team #2
Main DPSSeeleMain DPSSeele
SupportPelaSub-DpsWelt
SupportTingyunSupportAsta
Support/TankGepardSupport/TankGepard

8. Himeko

Himeko
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Erudition

Element: Fire

Faction: Astra Express, The Nameless

How To Obtain: Stellar Warp (Indefinite), Departure Warp (Indefinite until all 50 warps are made), All Character Event Warps

Ability Priority: Ultimate => Skill => Talent => Normal Atk

Teams:

Team #1Team #2
SupportPelaMain DPSHimeko
SupportBronyaMain DPSHook
HealerBailuSupportPela
Main DPSHimekoHealerNatasha

9. Kafka

Kafka
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Nihility

Element: Lightning

Faction: Stellaron Hunters

How To Obtain: Not Announced

10. Luocha

Luocha
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Abundance

Element: Imaginary

Faction: The Xianzhou Luofu, The Xianzhou Yuque, Intergalactic Merchant Guild

How To Obtain: Not Announced

11. Seele

Seele
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Hunt

Element: Quantum

Faction: Belobog, Wildfire

How To Obtain: Butterfly on Swordtip Event Wrap

Ability Priority: Talent => Skill => Ultimate => Normal Atk

Teams:

Team #1Team #2
Main DPSSeeleMain DPSSeele
SupportBronyaSupportBronya
SupportTingyunSupportTingyun
HealerBailuHealerNatasha

12. Silver Wolf

Silver Wolf
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Nihility

Element: Quantum

Faction: Stellaron Hunters

How To Obtain: Not Announced

13. Trailblazer (Destruction)

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Destruction

Element: Physical

Faction: Astral Express, The Nameless

How To Obtain: Pre-Unlocked, Chaos in the Deep

Ability Priority: Ultimate => Skill => Normal Atk => Talent

Teams:

Team #1Team #2
Main DPSTrailblazerMain DPSTrailblazer
SupportTingyunSub DPSServal
SupportBronyaTank/ShieldMarch 7th
HealerBailuHealerNatasha

14. Trailblazer (Preservation)

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Preservation

Element: Fire

Faction: Astral Express, The Nameless

How To Obtain: Pre-Unlocked, Chaos in the Deep

Ability Priority: Ultimate => Talent => Normal Atk => Skill

Teams:

Team #1Team #2
Main DPSHimekoMain DPSYanqing
Main DPSHookTank/ShieldTrailblazer
SupportAstaSupportBronya
Tank/ShieldTrailblazerSupportTingyun

15. Welt

Welt
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Nihility

Element: Imaginary

Faction: Astral Express, The Nameless, Anti-Entropy

How To Obtain: Stellar Warp (Indefinite), Departure Warp (Indefinite until all 50 warps are made), All Character Event Warps

Ability Priority: Ultimate => Skill => Talent => Normal Atk

Teams:

Team #1Team #2
Main DPSSeeleMain DPSSeele
Sub-DPSWeltSub DPSWelt
SupportAstaSupportAsta
HealerBailuHealerNatasha

16. Yanqing

Yanqing
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Hunt

Element: Ice

Faction: The Xianzhou Luofu, Xianzhou Alliance, Cloud Knights

How To Obtain: Stellar Warp (Indefinite), Departure Warp (Indefinite until all 50 warps are made), All Character Event Warps

Ability Priority: Ultimate => Talent => Skill => Normal Atk

Teams:

Team #1Team #2
Main DPSYanqingMain DPSYanqing
SupportTingyunSupportBronya
SupportBronyaTank/ShieldTrailblazer
Tank/SupportGepardHealerNatasha

17. Yukong

Yukong
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Harmony

Element: Imaginary

Faction: The Xianzhou Luofu, Xianzhou Alliance, Sky-Faring Comission

How To Obtain: Not Announced

18. Arlan

Arlan
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Destruction

Element: Lightning

Faction: Herta Space Station

How To Obtain: Stellar Warp (Indefinite), Departure Warp (Indefinite until all 50 warps are made), All Character Event Warps, All Light Cone Event Warps

Ability Priority: Ultimate => Skill => Talent => Normal Atk

Teams:

Team #1Team #2
Main DPSArlanMain DPSArlan
SupportTingyunSupportTingyun
SupportBronyaSupportBronya
Tank/SupportGepardTank/ShieldMarch 7th

19. Asta

Asta
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Harmony

Element: Fire

Faction: Herta Space Station

How To Obtain: Stellar Warp (Indefinite), Departure Warp (Indefinite until all 50 warps are made), All Character Event Warps, All Light Cone Event Warps

Ability Priority: Talent => Ultimate => Skill => Normal Atk

Teams:

Team #1Team #2
Main DPSSeeleMain DPSHimeko
SupportAstaMain DPSHook
SupportBronyaSupportAsta
HealerBailuTank/ShieldTrailblazer

20. Dan Heng

Dan Heng
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Hunt

Element: Wind

Faction: Astral Express, The Nameless

How To Obtain: Stellar Warp (Indefinite), Departure Warp (Indefinite until all 50 warps are made), All Character Event Warps, All Light Cone Event Warps, For free, during Go to the elevator in the central area Quest

Ability Priority: Ultimate => Skill => Talent => Normal Atk

Teams:

Team #1Team #2
Main DPSDan HengMain DPSDan Heng
Sub-DPSWeltSupportTingyun
Tank/ShieldTrailblazerSupportBronya
HealerBailuHealerNatasha

21. Herta

Herta
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Erudition

Element: Ice

Faction: Herta Space Station, Genius Society

How To Obtain: Stellar Warp (Indefinite), Departure Warp (Indefinite until all 50 warps are made), All Character Event Warps, All Light Cone Event Warps, Reward for completing Trailblaze Mission Simulated Universe: First Closed Beta, Reward for clearing World 2, World 4, World 6 in the Simulated Universe.

Ability Priority: Skill => Ultimate => Talent => Normal Atk

Teams:

Team #1Team #2
Main DPSJing YuanHealerNatasha
Sub-DPSHertaSub DPSHerta
SupportTingyunTank/ShieldTrailblazer
HealerBailuSupportAsta

22. Hook

Hook
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Destruction

Element: Fire

Faction: Belobog, The Moles

How To Obtain: Stellar Warp (Indefinite), Departure Warp (Indefinite until all 50 warps are made), All Character Event Warps, All Light Cone Event Warps

Ability Priority: Ultimate => Skill => Talent => Normal Atk

Teams:

Team #1Team #2
Main DPSHookMain DPSHimeko
SupportPelaMain DPSHook
SupportBronyaSupportAsta
HealerBailuTank/ShieldTrailblazer

23. March 7th

March 7th
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Preservation

Element: Ice

Faction: Astral Express, The Nameless

How To Obtain: Stellar Warp (Indefinite), Departure Warp (Indefinitely until all 50 warps are made), All Character Event Warps, All Light Cone Event Warps, For free during Leave and see what’s going on the outside step in the Quest: Trailblaze Mission Eye of the Storm

Ability Priority: Skill => Ultimate => Talent => Normal Atk

Teams:

Team #1Team #2
Main DPSClaraMain DPSArlan
SupportPelaSupportTingyun
Tank/ShieldMarch 7thSupportBronya
SupportAstaTank/ShieldMarch 7th

24. Natasha

Natasha
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Abundance

Element: Physical

Faction: Belobog

How To Obtain: Stellar Warp (Indefinite), Departure Warp (Indefinite until all 50 warps are made), All Character Event Warps, All Light Cone Event Warps, Reward for completing Trailblaze Mission: Lying in Rust

Ability Priority: Ultimate => Skill => Talent => Normal Atk

Teams:

Team #1Team #2
Main DPSSeeleMain DPSJing Yuan
SupportTingyunSupportBronya
SupportBronyaSupportTingyun
HealerNatashaHealerNatasha

25. Pela

Pela
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Nihility

Element: Ice

Faction: Belobog, Silvermane Guards

How To Obtain: Stellar Warp (Indefinite), Departure Warp (Indefinite until all 50 warps are made), All Character Event Warps, All Light Cone Event Warps

Ability Priority: Ultimate => Skill => Talent => Normal Atk

Teams:

Team #1Team #2
Main DPSJing YuanMain DPSSeele
SupportPelaSupportPela
SupportAstaSupportTingyun
HealerBailuHealerBailu

26. Qingque

Qingque
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Erudition

Element: Quantum

Faction: The Xianzhou Luofu

How To Obtain: Stellar Warp (Indefinite), Departure Warp (Indefinite until all 50 warps are made), All Character Event Warps, All Light Cone Event Warps

Ability Priority: Skill => Ultimate => Talent => Normal Atk

Teams:

Team #1Team #2
Main DPSQingqueMain DPSQingque
SupportTingyunSub DPSWelt
SupportBronyaSupportAsta
HealerNatashaHealerNatasha

27. Sampo

Sampo
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Nihility

Element: Wind

Faction: Belobog, Wildfire

How To Obtain: Stellar Warp (Indefinite), Departure Warp (Indefinite until all 50 warps are made), All Character Event Warps, All Light Cone Event Warps

Ability Priority: Ultimate => Skill => Talent => Normal Atk

Teams:

Team #1Team #2
Main DPSServaMain DPSKafka
DPSSampoDPSSampo
Main DPSHookTank/ShieldTrailblazer
HealerNatashaHealerNatasha

28. Serval

Serval
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Erudition

Element: Lightning

Faction: Belobog, Landau Family

How To Obtain: Stellar Warp (Indefinite), Departure Warp (Indefinite until all 50 warps are made), All Character Event Warps, All Light Cone Event Warps

Ability Priority: Ultimate => Skill => Talent => Normal Atk

Teams:

Team #1Team #2
Main DPSServalMain DPSServal
DPSSampoDPSSampo
SupportAstaMain DPSHook
HealerNatashaHealerNatasha

29. Sushang

Sushang
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Hunt

Element: Physical

Faction: The Xianzhou Luofu, The Xianzhou Yaoqing, Xianzhou Alliance, Cloud Knights

How To Obtain: Stellar Warp (Indefinite), Departure Warp (Indefinite until all 50 warps are made), All Character Event Warps, All Light Cone Event Warps

Ability Priority: Ultimate => Skill => Talent => Normal Atk

Teams:

Team #1Team #2
Main DPSSushangMain DPSSushang
SupportPelaSupportPela
SupportAstaSupportAsta
Tank/SupportGepardHealerNatasha

30. Tingyun

Tingyun
Photo: HoYoverse

Rarity: ✦ ✦ ✦ ✦

Path: The Harmony

Element: Lightning

Faction: The Xianzhou Luofu

How To Obtain: Stellar Warp (Indefinite), Departure Warp (Indefinite until all 50 warps are made), All Character Event Warps, All Light Cone Event Warps

Ability Priority: Ultimate => Skill => Talent => Normal Atk

Teams:

Team #1Team #2
Main DPSSeeleMain DPSJing Yuan
SupportTingyunSupportTing Yun
SupportBronyaSupportBronya
HealerBailuHealerBailu

Conclusion

This marks the end of our comprehensive guide for Honkai Star Rail characters. We hope that this information proves invaluable in your journey, allowing you to maximize the strengths of your favorite characters and effectively navigate your way through this beautifully complex game.

Understanding the intricate layers of each character’s abilities, skills, and potential growth is pivotal in creating a well-rounded and unstoppable team. With this guide, we believe we’ve provided you with the insights needed to turn these characters from mere pixels on a screen into integral aspects of your gaming experience.

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