Questions tagged [genshin-impact]

Genshin Impact is a free-to-play multi-platform 3D action role-playing game developed and published by miHoYo released in September 2020.

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When playing multiplayer, whose resources do you see?

I was wondering: if I need to farm a particular resource (ores, flowers), and I've looted pretty much every instance of it on the map, can I join another player's world and get their instances of that ...
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Is there a definite way to respawn a boss?

Sometimes, when farming materials, I'll want to challenge the same boss again and again. Thing is, sometimes I lose time because I teleport away and back and the boss has not respawned yet. So what ...
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How can I stop a Ruin Guard's bayblade attack?

Is there a way to stop this attack once the Ruin Guard has started it? I struggle sometimes with this attack, often in confined spaces, where it can just lay into my character. This is the attack I'm ...
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Does Xiao jump-climb higher than other characters of the same body type?

My kid got Xiao in the new banner and I watched him (with Xiao) climb a cliff I know well, going apparently faster than I am used to. To me, it seems Xiao clears more height when he jumps while ...
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(Spoiler) Can the "The Crane Returns on the Wind" interlude quest be played "out-of-order"?

Base on Mihoyo official post, the new interlude quest "The Crane Returns on the Wind" unlock criteria is Complete the Archon Quest "Chapter I: Act III - A New Star Approaches" ...
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Is holding attack or mashing attack the better strategy?

When auto-attacking, what is the best strategy for damage output? Mashing the attack button usually deals less damage than the attack done by holding the attack button down, but not that much and ...
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Is the entire From Dusk to Dawn in Byakuyakoku quest line unvoiced?

Is the entire From Dusk to Dawn in Byakuyakoku quest line unvoiced? I'm primarily asking so that I may do it silently while on the go, and I would hate missing out on voice-acted lines and would ...
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What is the final Pity counter after a 10-pull with a 5-star item?

The "Pity Counter" resets when one pulls a 5-star item (character or weapon). When the 5-star is not the last in the 10 rolls, does the pity counter start from 0 after the 10-pull or (0 < ...
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Is there any trick to bounties?

When I pick bounties in Genshin Impact, I seem to never be able to find the monster. Like I will go through every square inch of the territory, or so I think, and will never seemingly find the monster....
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What counts as % done of an area? [duplicate]

Each area in Genshin Impact has a % done visible on the map. What counts? Locked chests? Collectibles such as the stones to upgrade the statues? Quests in the area? Bosses?
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What does friendship level do?

I've seen in the menus that each character, except the traveler, has a 'friendship' level. It seems to be linked to how long the character has been in the active party and, if I read right, caps at 10....
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How do elemental shields work?

In Genshin Impact you can pick up crystals that will generate an elemental shield around your character like this: I find these pretty handy when fighting certain enemies but the in-game guide doesn'...
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How can I get... just a little bit higher?

I often get collectibles like this. They are just out of reach of a jump. So, is there a way to jump just a small bit higher (or by another mechanic to just get a little bit higher) to get those ...
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Will a trophy 'trigger' done on another platform make it so the trophy is not possible to get on PS4?

I play Genshin Impact on a few devices (PC/PS4/Mobile) and cool, my savegame transfers. But I was wondering, the PS4 has trophies. But if I do something that would trigger a trophy while I'm playing ...
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How is XP shared between party members? [duplicate]

When you gain XP in Genshin Impact, is the XP shared between party members, or is it only the 'active' party member that gets the benefit? Does that change if the current party/active party member is ...
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Is possible to get this Dog in stealth during "Place of Interest: Hiding Spot" at Kannazuka?

I'm trying to complete the Hiding Spot in Kannazuka where I don't see a way to complete it in stealth without killing the "Black Shadows" (you can kill them by making a cryo bridge on the ...
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What do I receive when I get a drop for a character whose constellation is already complete?

On the last couple 10 Wishes I have pulled, I have obtained Noelle on every single pull, so I have received 5 of Noelle's Stella Fortuna. Once I have Noelle's constellation complete, what do I get the ...
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My Genshin Impact PS4 trophies list is in Chinese, how to fix that?

Title sums up pretty well. I played a little when Genshin Impact was launched and I chose to wait for a European language localization for the PS4 trophies list since I couldn't understand any of them....
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How do I get to the other Inazuma islands right after getting the travel permit?

I completed the quest that gives me the Travel permit that allows me to freely move in Inazuma, but how do I get to the other islands? I don't see any high points where I can successfully glide from ...
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I can't Ascend my characters because I can't fight the bosses due to World Level. How can I get the Ascension materials? [duplicate]

So, I kinda did an opsie and ended up getting to AR 30 and World Level 3. Now all bosses are between level 45-50 which I'm not powerful enough to fight. Because of this, I got stuck in a Catch-22 ...
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How do I get to this island in the middle of nowhere in the north-east section of the map?

I'm trying to get to this island in the middle of nowhere to the east of Stormbearer Point. There is an Anemoculus there that I need to grab and is the only one that I'm missing. How do I get there? ...
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How can I get the Geronimo achievement in Genshin Impact?

I noticed this achievement in the Challenger: Series II I have tried from the top of the Dragonspine needle, but I can't see the enemies to land correctly. Or I plunge so far the character just dies ...
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Does boss reward drop chance scale with World Tier in Genshin Impact?

I am farming the Cryo Regisvine for character ascension materials. I have beaten it twice at WL4, boss level 62, and got two drops of Shivada Jade Fragment when I want to get Shivada Jade Chunk. I ...
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Is the lore from the official Genshin Impact manga fully canon to the game?

The Genshin Impact manga pre-dates the videogame by quite a bit, and as a result of this many minor details were changed in the final product like names (the Knights of Favonius for example were ...
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What is the maximum furnishing I can have in my Genshin Impact Serenitea Pot?

I wanted to add an extra companion to my Serenitea Pot to gain more friendship points, but I kept getting the following message You have reached your furnishing placement limit. Please remove some ...
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Too-low gpu load and too-high cpu load in genshin impact on android

Got my new samsung galaxy z flip 3 with snapdragon 888 cpu and adreno 660 gpu. It all sounds like this device is very capable of gaming until i opened up genshin impact for android and seeing myself ...
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How to choose dialogue options via keyboard?

When in a dialogue in Genshin Impact, one can either press mouse buttons or press F to proceed the text. But when it comes to a dialogue option where you got one or more options to choose from, is ...
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How does Genshin Impact judge area completion percentage?

When zooming the world map out a bit, smaller places are merged into a location with a completion percentage. I've noticed that these percentages are part of the Travelers reputation in that region. ...
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How to defeat a Fatui Skirmisher - Cryogunner Legionnaire?

My main team is Keqing, Beidou, Chongyun and Barbara, so mostly Electro. When I am doing a quest and the dialog leads me to fighting the Fatui, often one of these chaps is in the group. It's my ...
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Is every Genshin Daily special Commissions equaly probable?

This is just a random idea that came to mind after seeing multiple Youtube players rants about never getting specific commissions. Every day the game gives the player 4 different commissions (normally ...
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Can I fight lower level bosses in Genshin Impact?

I have recently completed a quest which has increased my World Level to 4. I didn't realise at the time that this would push all the boss monsters levels up to around 60 to 62. I only have one lv60 ...
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How many ornamental fish can I catch in a day?

Is there a limit to the number of ornamental fish one can catch in a day, except for the time spent fishing?
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How do I level up new heroes in Genshin Impact?

I have pulled some new heroes from a recent banner, but the story quest I am trying to do has level 49 enemies. When using my 'best' team, they are not strong enough and just die all the time. I've ...
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Running Genshin Impact on an SD card?

Does anyone know how to get Genshin Impact to run off an external SD card? This is on a PC with very low internal memory storage, so ideally I'd like for the game to be run off the external storage. ...
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Is there a limit to the achievement progress by opening chests when trading in sets of Mysterious Conch?

You can trade in three "Mysterious Conch," obtained by investigating set locations on the northern tidal flats and shore of Tatarasuna, at the little hut. So far, I have done this seven ...
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What main stat should I get for sands with Yanfei?

I'm building Yanfei as a main dps carry for my team, and I have heard that Yanfei struggles with getting her burst frequently. Yet when I ask for other's opinions on what main stat to put on the sands ...
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What is the difference between the various elemental symbols?

While playing Genshin Impact this morning, I noticed something I had never noticed before. I took a small hiatus, so I’m not sure if this is something new or I was just oblivious to it. On the ...
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What Quest have unlisted steps?

As the Traveler returns to Mondstadt after defeating Stormterror, they are greeted by Amber: The quest markers instruct the player to Yet, if you like Amber enough to pretend to help her and A new ...
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Is there any point to drawing Fortune Slips at the Grand Narukami Shrine in Inazuma?

Every day you have the opportunity to draw a Fortune Slip from Gendou at the Grand Narukami Shrine. It seems to be a random fortune every single time, but I can't help but wonder if there's some sort ...
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Are the doors of resurrection in Genshin Impact simply checkpoints?

While playing Genshin Impact last night, I encountered several doors of resurrection while working on one of my objectives: My initial guess was that this serves as a checkpoint of sorts, and ...
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Is there any significance to these fiery flowers in Genshin Impact?

So I was strolling along my objectives late yesterday evening when I stumbled across some flowers that were on fire: When I arrived, the area immediately surrounding them was engulfed in flames. ...
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What is the particle trail for in Genshin Impact?

I recently started playing Genshin Impact and after making it to Mondstadt I noticed that there is now a particle trail on the ground: My educated guess here is that it's leading me to my current ...
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How do you unlock the craftable Inazuma weapons?

I can't seem to find their crafting recipes anywhere. I tried going to the forge at Inazuma City, but no one is selling or offering it. I figured it might have something to do with the City Reputation ...
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How long can you ignore Paimon?

The first Statue of the Seven can only be activated by following Paimon to it, but how long can you ignore her and go your own way? Is there anything stopping you from going straight to Mondstadt and ...
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Golden Apple Archipelago, are you under the same sky?

In Teyvat, the stars in the sky will always have a place for you Since the game was released last year, Travelers have been looking at the sky. Soon, someone noticed something floating up there, a ...
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How do you pop the giant bubble in the Golden Apple Archipelago?

Tried running around it trying to find some puzzle mechanism. There's a set of 3 lasers converging onto a single crystal at one part but it doesn't seem like you can interact with it. Is there a way ...
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What are the limitations of decreasing my world level?

I may choose to decrease my world level from 8 to 7, but the setting would lock for 24 hours. After that, can I then reduce my world level further? And if I do that, do I lose access to the domains ...
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How does Genshin Impact integrate with the PSN and what can PS players do to increase privacy?

This is a question that came to mind while chatting in one of the network chatrooms about a recent event in the game that will force players to play random co-op to be able to participate Apparently ...
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Where are the most convenient places to farm for wood in Genshin Impact?

By "convenient" I mean, relatively close to a nearby teleporter. Looking for advice on good locations that have a good cluster of a specific type of tree or perhaps a few different types of ...
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Does the chanting in Azdaha's phase 2 boss theme have any meaning?

There is somewhat Mandarin Chinese-sounding chanting that occurs in the background of Azdaha when he enrages and is in either Phase 2 - 4. Is this all gibberish or does the chanting actually have any ...