Genshin Impact’s Shikanoin Heizou is renowned not only for his exceptional detective skills but also as a formidable ally in combat.

As an Anemo 4-star character, Heizou possesses the ability to consistently trigger Swirl reactions with his brawler-style fighting technique. Furthermore, it’s hard to deny that Heizou truly knows how to deliver a satisfying punch when facing off against enemies and monsters.

If you’re looking to add this young detective to your party, here are all the Heizou materials you’ll need to farm for his Ascension.

Locations and routes of Heizou materials for Character Ascension

Anemo Hypostasis

  • Location is north of Stormbearer Mountains in Mondstadt
  • 1 Vayuda Turquoise Silver
  • 9 Vayuda Turquoise Fragments
  • 9 Vayuda Turquoise Chunks
  • 6 Vayuda Turquoise Gemstones
  • Alternate sources of Vayuda Turquoise: Maguu Kenki
Location of Anemo Hypostasis in Genshin Impact
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Ruin Serpent

  • Location of boss is located in The Underground Mines of The Chasm in Liyue
  • 46 Runic Fangs
  • To unlock this boss, you must complete the “Surreptitious Seven-Star Seal Sundering” World Quest
Location of Ruin Serpent in Chasm of Genshin Impact
Credit: HoYoverse


  • Onikabuto is found exclusively in the region of Inazuma
  • 168 Onikabuto

Here are three sample farming routes for Onikabuto:

Treasure Hoarders

  • Located in all regions
  • 18 Treasure Hoarder Insignias
  • 30 Silver Raven Insignias
  • 36 Golden Raven Insignias

Here are two sample farming routes of treasure hoarders:

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Locations and routes of Heizou materials for Talent Ascension

End of the Oneiric Euthymia (Raiden Shogun domain)

  • Location is underneath the Grand Narukami Shrine in Inazuma
  • 6 Meanings of Aeons
  • You must complete the “Imperatrix Umbrosa Chapter: Act II – Transient Dreams” story quest to unlock this domain
  • A rarer type of Heizou materials for Ascension, only appears once a week as a Trounce Domain
Location of Raiden Shogun domain in Genshin Impact
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Violet Court domain on Monday, Thursday, and Sunday

  • Location is east of the Kujou Encampment in Inazuma
  • 3 Teachings of Transience
  • 21 Guides to Transience
  • 38 Philosophies of Transcience
Violet Court Domain of Genshin Impact
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Treasure Hoarders

  • 6 Treasure Hoarder Insignias
  • 22 Silver Raven Insignias
  • 31 Golden Raven Insignias

Crown of Insight

  • Crowns of Insight
  • Obtainable by upgrading the Frostbearing Tree to Level 11, upgrading the Sacred Sakura’s Favor to at least Level 15, upgrading the Sumeru Tree of Dreams to at least Level 5, and playing Genshin Impact’s various limited-time events

Here’s a guide on how to Triple Crown a character in Genshin Impact.

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