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Genshin Impact

Act I: The Master of Stars' Deception

Shane Williams

Unlock Criteria

Reach Adventure Rank 23 and complete Archon Quest “Of the Land Amidst Monoliths’’. However, after the Latern Rite event has come to a close, you’ll need to be Adventure Rank 32 and unlock it via spending a Story Key which is obtained by finishing 8 Daily Commissions.

Adventure EXP Mora Other Rewards
450 31,125 4 7


You discover some hilichurls near Wangshu Inn that are giving off dark energy, just as an adeptus who calls himself Starsnatcher is performing some exorcist arts nearby…


  1. Check near Wangshu Inn

Check near Wangshu Inn / Speak with Starsnatcher

Head across the bridge to the south of Wangshu Inn and you’ll discover two Hilichurls giving off an evil aura. Take them down, then speak to the man in the distance to discover that he is an Adeptus known as “Starsnatcher”.

(1 of 2) Defeat the two Hilichurls

Defeat the two Hilichurls (left), then speak with Starsnatcher’s believers. (right)

After your conversation with Starsnatcher has come to a close, speak with the three followers standing around him to see how Starsnatcher has impacted their lives. Finally, speak with Starsnatcher once more to bring this quest to a close and Glimmers of the Vigilant Yaksha will begin.

Guide Information

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  • Platforms
    Android, iOS, PC, Switch, PS4
  • Genre
    Action RPG
  • Guide Release
    31 October 2020
  • Last Updated
    30 May 2021
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This guide for Genshin Impact includes the following:

  • Based on version 1.4
  • Coming soon! An interactive Map of Teyvat showing the location of all; Anemoculus, Geoculus, Statues of the Seven, World Quests, Shrines, Plants, Monsters, Enemies, Chests and Minerals.
  • Detailed Character pages of all playable characters showing talent trees, skill builds etc.
  • Character Tier Lists
  • Combat Information and Elemental Effects & Combinations
  • Weapons - Showing the current best and highest rated weapons in the game.
  • All Archon Quests that tell the main story of the Traveler and Paimon as they travel the world of Teyvat in search of the Traveler’s missing twin sibling.
  • All World Quests that are unlocked by speaking to NPCs through Teyvat. They give insight into the various locations and stories of the world.
  • All Story Quests consisting of chapters related to the background and personalities of each playable character.

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