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Genshin Impact

When Scholar and Legends Meet

Shane Williams

Unlock Criteria

Complete Currents Deep Beneath the Lanterns and Lantern Rite Tales 1 .

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The scholar Soraya seems to be investigating something in Mt. Tianheng…


  1. Talk to Soraya
  2. Retrieve the Soil Sample
  3. Report back to Soraya
  4. Follow the mountain path

Talk to Soraya / Retrieve the Soil Sample

Upon completing Currents Deep Beneath the Lanterns, go to the Fast Travel which is located south of Mt. Tianheng, then glide down and speak with Soraya. After the conversation has come to a close, climb up to the area above and collect a Soil Sample, then give it to Soraya.

(1 of 2) Collect the Soil Sample from the near the water

Collect the Soil Sample from the near the water (left), then defeat the enemies above the gate. (right)

Now go back up to the area where you collected a Soil Sample, then climb up above the gate on the right and defeat the Hilichurls before speaking with Soraya one last time to bring this quest to a close.

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  • Platforms,
    Android, iOS, PC, PS4, PS5, Switch
  • Genre
    Action RPG, Adventure
  • Guide Release
    31 October 2020
  • Last Updated
    31 July 2023
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This guide for Genshin Impact includes the following:

  • Based on version 3.0.
  • 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.
  • Knowledge on all of the current known regions of Teyvat.
  • Detailed Character pages of all playable characters showing talent trees, skill builds and Ascension tables.
  • Character Tier Lists.
  • Combat Information and Elemental Effects & Combinations.
  • Weapons - Showing the current best and highest rated weapons in the game.
  • All Archon Quests including the new Sumeru Archon Quests.
  • 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.
  • All Domains laid bare with expert strategies including the new Sumeru Domains.
  • How to conquer the Spiral Abyss.
  • All Weekly Bosses covered with expert strategies.
  • How to get all the optimal outcomes on Hangout Events
  • Housing guide using the Serenitea Pot including a full blueprint and furnishings list.
  • All details on Gardening and Fishing.
  • Bonus Content, including Interviews from voice actors.

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