Costumed Hu Tao - 4* Holy / Yellow from Season 1

This thread is for discussing strategy related to Costumed Hu Tao, as well as your thoughts on him.

Costumed Hu Tao

Rarity Element Class
Mana Speed Attack Defense Health
Origin Family
Costume Chamber N/A
:dizzy: Special Skill: Aura Wave
  • Deals 160% damage to all enemies.
  • All enemies get -30% accuracy for 4 turns. Chance to miss also applies to offensive Special Skills.
  • All enemies get -50% decrease of any healing for 4 turns. This effect can’t be cleansed.

:thought_balloon: What do you think of Costumed Hu Tao ?

This thread is for thoughts and discussion on Costumed Hu Tao.

Based on preferences Forum members have expressed, please try to stick mainly to Costumed Hu Tao and not wander off topic too much to other heroes.

Some Popular Questions for Discussion

  • Is Costumed Hu Tao worth summoning for?

  • Would you use Costumed Hu Tao on Defense? Offense? War? Quests/Events? Titans?

  • Which heroes on your Roster best pair with Costumed Hu Tao ?

  • What heroes would you take when facing Costumed Hu Tao as an opponent?

  • Would you give Costumed Hu Tao Paladin Emblems? Which Talent Grid path will you choose?

  • What do you think of special?

  • What do you think of Costumed Hu Tao’s character design?

  • If you Summoned Costumed Hu Tao and would like to post your results, please include some thoughts on why you Summoned Costumed Hu Tao, and whether/how you plan to make use of them.*

*NOTE: Summon Results posted without any commentary/feedback at all should be flagged as Off Topic and removed, based on preferences expressed by the Forum community. Please include some comments about what you think of Costumed Hu Tao when posting Summon Results. In addition to opinions about Costumed Hu Tao, you are also encouraged to include how many Summons it took before receiving Costumed Hu Tao (or how many Summons you’ve done without receiving Costumed Hu Tao), so other players are presented with realistic experiences of the rarity of Epic Event Hero.

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Feedback Poll - Costumed Hu Tao (post release)

:question: Is Costumed Hu Tao worth Summoning For?

  • Yes, absolutely
  • Only if you’re P2P
  • Yes, but only when featured.
  • Not really
  • Not at all

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:question: How many copies of Costumed Hu Tao would be useful to keep & Level?

Note - this is roster space dependent & isn’t the same for everyone!

  • Zero
  • Just one
  • 2
  • 3
  • All of them

0 voters

:question: What do you think Costumed Hu Tao’s Primary Purpose is?

  • Damage Dealer (Immediate)
  • Accuracy Debuffer
  • Healing Debuffer

0 voters

:question: What do you think of Costumed Hu Tao compared to other Heroes?

  • Over Powered (OP)
  • Little stronger than Most
  • On Par with Most
  • Little Weaker than Most
  • Completely Broken (Under Powered)

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:question: How does Costumed Hu Tao’s Special Skill and Intended Purpose match his Base Stats?

Note this means Costumed Hu Tao’s Class, Attack, Defence & HP Stat

  • Perfectly
  • Better than Most
  • On Par with Most
  • Worse than Most
  • Terribly

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:question: What do you think which version of Hu Tao is better ?

  • Normal Hu Tao
  • Costumed Hu Tao

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:question: Is Costumed Hu Tao worth giving Fighter Emblems to the original hero?

  • Yes absolutely
  • Yes, but only if you don’t have a 5* Option
  • Yes, but only if you’re focusing on 4* Heroes/ Events
  • Hmmmm, not sure yet
  • No, I don’t think so.
  • No… Not at all.

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:question: In Defence, where do you think Costumed Hu Tao is best used?

Note, as a 4* hero, please consider with this question up-and-coming players not just end-game players (where 5* heroes are a luxury not a given).

  • Left Wing
  • Left Flank
  • Tank
  • Right Flank
  • Right Wing
  • Not on defence at all.

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:question: How do you think Costumed Hu Tao is best used?

  • PvP Raids/ War attack
  • Normal Defence
  • War Defence
  • Titans
  • Farming
  • Tournaments
  • Event Teams

0 voters

Choose up to 3 options

:question: What do you think is Costumed Hu Tao worth Limit Breaking ?

  • Yes
  • No

0 voters

:question: If you would emblem Costumed Hu Tao then which Emblem Path would you select ?

  • Sword path
    (Selecing Attack talent nodes when possible)
  • Shield path
    (Selecing Health and Shield talent nodes when possible)

0 voters