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Genshin Impact


Ben Chard
Claire Farnworth
Matt Chard
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Shane Williams

Liyue City Reputation

City Reputation is a new gameplay system introduced with version 1.1 update: “A New Star Approaches”. To unlock city reputation you will need to be Adventure Rank 25 and complete the Archon Quest Prologue: Act 1 “Farewell, Archaic Lord’ Chapter I: Act II”.

By interacting with designated NPCs and completing their quests, you will increase your Reputation with the city they’re affiliated with. As you grow your Reputation level in the different cities, you will unlock rewards which can include but not limited to special city features, recipes, namecards, gadget blueprints and wind gliders.

You can check your Liyue Reputation by talking to the Ministry of Civil Affairs Secretary, Ms.Yu whom will also offer you Bounties and Requests. You can also earn Reputation by completing World Quests, Exploration and Liyue Quests.

Ministry of Civil Affairs Secretary, Ms. Yu can be found a short way north of the Blacksmith in Liyue

Quickest ways to earn Reputation

  • Region Quests
    Complete various Quests in Liyue.

  • World Exploration
    Unlocking Waypoints, Opening chests, finding Elemental Oculi and other exploration activities like Elite bosses.

  • Bounties
    Locate and find bounty targets from a list which will be refreshed weekly. Up to three bounties in total across all cities.

  • Requests
    Complete requests from the local residents. Up to three requests in total across all cities.

Rank 1 Reputation Rewards

  • Golden Shrimp Balls Recipe

A recipe for the cook pot which grants the following effects:

Rank 2 Reptuation Rewards

  • Geoculus Resonance Stone blueprint

After obtaining the blueprint you will be able to craft the gadget at a Crafting Bench providing you have the required materials.

How to use Geoculus Resonance Stone:

After using the stone, a circular blue area will apear on your map. When an Elemental Oculus appears on the mini-map the blue circular area will disappear.

  • Liyue Mining Outcrop Search

How to Use Liyue Mining Outcrop Search

After the feature is unlocked, talk to Master Zhang the Blacksmith in Liyue and he will tell you where to find ore deposits in the region and markers will appear on your map.

You will be able to obtain Crystal Chunks from the deposits and at Adventure Rank 30 you will also be able to mine Magical Crystal Chunks.

Rank 3 Reputation Rewards

  • Condensed Resin blueprint

How to use Condensed Resin

At a Crafting Bench, use 1 Crystal Core, 40 Original Resin and 100 Mora to create Condensed Resin.

Rank 4 Reputation Rewards

  • Wanmin Restaurant and Second Life discounts

You will receive a discount at the Wanmin Restaurant which sells food recipes and food ingrediants as well as a discount at the Second Life store.

  • Liyue - A Thousand Ships Namecard

You will receive the Mondstadt - Liyue - A Thousand Ships namecard.

  • Lotus Flower Crisp Recipe

A recipe for the cook pot which grants the following effects:

Rank 5 Reputation Rewards

  • Adepti Seeker’s Stove

How to Use the Adepti Seeker’s Stove

Use this gadget to create a portable cooking stove in front of you.

Rank 6 Reputation Rewards

  • Geo Treasure Compass forging blueprint

How to Use Geo Treasure Compass

After using the treasure compass, a prompt will start to direct you towards the nearest chest in the vicinity, by following it you will find the chest.

Rank 7 Reputation Rewards

  • Liyue - In the Clouds Namecard

You will receive a Liyue - In the Clouds namecard.

  • Tianshu Meat Recipe

A recipe for the cook pot which grants the following effects:

Rank 8 Reputation Rewards

  • Wings of Golden Flight wind glider

You will receive a Wings of Golden Flight wind glider.


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    Android, iOS, PC, PS4, PS5, Switch
  • Genre
    Action RPG, Adventure
  • Guide Release
    31 October 2020
  • Last Updated
    20 June 2022
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