From very soon, Genshin impact players can travel to Liyue Harbor to participate in one of the Lantern Festival’s big new events, Theater Mechanicus. That’s a fancy word for a tower defense mode! Players cannot use their weapons in this area, but there are a ton of different towers to set up, build, and even cooperate with other players in order to take on hordes of enemies.
If you are not familiar with Genshin Impact, it is a great open world game where you can climb mountains, fight monsters, level up, and explore. There is a huge set of features and mechanics similar to most great MMORPGs, but in a perfect setting for the single player experience. The most controversial aspect of Genshin Impact is its implementation of the gacha system where players can pay real money to roll over characters. Learn more about gacha and all things Genshin related to in our getting started guide here.
To get started, look for Ruijin in the northern part of Liyue Harbor. Players interested in the tower defense game mode can unlock all kinds of different perks by playing through a variety of levels, so the experience should stay fresh throughout its duration. You can play the mode until February 28, so you have plenty of time to earn achievements and rewards. For Theater Mechanicus, you can team up with another player to repel the invasion.
There are tons of cool towers to experience during the Wave-based Defense of the Theater Mechanicus. See the table below for an overview of some of the powers available to you. You can upgrade towers and increase your experience with the mystical arts which have overall battle benefits and effects. While you can’t take down enemies with your weapons or abilities, one interesting aspect that I’m sure players will have fun tinkering with is applying elemental effects to enemies with skills, which could become a subtle way to profit. of the different tours available.
Your efforts at Theater Mechanicus are paying off in Peace Talismans. What do you do with the Peace Talismans? Well you trade them for other things of course! The most important item of interest will cost you 1000 Talismans of Peace, a 4-star character from the Liyue region. This is a great time to pick a “free” character that would normally require you to do banner rolls, either by adding a new character to your roster or, if you’re a long-time gamer, leveling up. constellation of someone to the next level.
You can find more details about the new game mode on the Genshin Impact official website here. Do you play Genshin Impact? Are you excited to try out the new tower defense mode? Let us know in the comments!