Genshin Impact Quest Guide: All Looking Glass Locations in “Through the Looking Glass” Quest
Genshin Impact, known for its immersive quests and hidden challenges, introduces players to the "Through the Looking Glass" quest in Version 4.2 of the game. This quest, with its twists and turns, demands players to discover six hidden mirror locations in the Fontaine's Morte region and complete intricate puzzles. In this guide, we will provide a detailed walkthrough of the quest, shedding light on each mirror location and its corresponding puzzle.
Unlocking the Through the Looking Glass Quest
Getting Started: Before diving into the "Through the Looking Glass" quest, certain prerequisites must be met. Players must first complete the world quest series "In the Wake of Narcissus" and the "Book of Esoteric Revelations" world quest. Keep in mind that this quest remains hidden, not appearing in the journal even after meeting the necessary requirements.
Looking Glass Locations and Puzzles
Fontaine’s Morte region serves as the backdrop for all six looking glass locations. Each mirror conceals a unique puzzle involving a sunflower painting and a fish, adding an extra layer of complexity to the quest.
Mirror Location 1: Orthant Puzzle Dive
Start from the nearby Teleport Waypoint, swim down inside the ruins, and follow the path to the orthant puzzle. Illuminate torches with Pyro attacks and douse others with Hydro attacks to guide the fish through the sunflower painting.
Mirror Location 2: Ruins and Rift Hounds
Head to the Teleport Waypoint near the ruins to the north. Enter the large open room, defeat rift hounds, and witness the fish entering the painting after the skirmish.
Mirror Location 3: Caves and Remarkable Chest
Explore the caves beneath Fort Charybdis Ruins, defeat a large rift hound, and open a "remarkable chest" to release the fish.
Mirror Location 4: Elevator Descent
Adjacent to the previous location, take the elevator behind and defeat rift hounds to save the fish.
Mirror Location 5: Orthant of Persona
Access the Orthant of Persona building, defeat a large rift hound, and open a chest to release the fish.
Mirror Location 6: Tower of Ipsissimus Dive
Swim to the sunken Tower of Ipsissimus, navigate to the hidden mirror behind a wall, and release the fish by opening a chest.
Upon completing these six looking glass puzzles, players will be transported to the world inside the "Book of Esoteric Revelations," engaging in a final conversation with Canotila to conclude the "Through the Looking Glass" hidden quest. The journey not only unravels the secrets of the Fontaine’s Morte region but also rewards Travelers with a sense of accomplishment and in-game treasures.
Genshin Impact's 'Through the Looking Glass' quest offers a thrilling blend of exploration and puzzle-solving. Armed with this comprehensive guide, players can confidently navigate the enchanting world of Fontaine's Morte, unlocking the secrets hidden behind each looking glass.