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Genshin Impact - Xiao Story Quest - Butterfly

Butterfly's Dream is a Story Quest in Genshin Impact. Learn how to unlock this Quest and where it is found, as well as its rewards and a full walkthrough for completing the Quest.

Butterfly's Dream Basic Information

Quest Details

Quest Type Story Quest
Chapter Alatus Chapter: Act I
Location Guili Plains, Liyue
Required AR 23 (During Lantern Rite)
32 (After Lantern Rite)

How to Unlock

During Lantern Rite Event

How to Unlock Available after February 10, 2021 during Lantern Rite event
Complete Archon Quest Chapter 1, Act 1 Of the Land Amidst Monoliths
Reach Adventure Rank 23

After Lantern Rite Event

How to Unlock
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Complete Archon Quest Chapter 1, Act 1 Of the Land Amidst Monoliths
Reach Adventure Rank 32

Butterfly's Dream Walkthrough and Rewards

The Master of Stars' Deception

Genshin - The Master of Stars

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...

The Master of Stars' Deception Objectives

Quest Objectives
  • Check near Wangshu Inn
  • Defeat the hilichurls with the evil aura
  • Talk to the man in the mask
  • Talk to the followers to find out about Starsnatcher
  • Talk to Starsnatcher

Walkthrough

Objectives
1 Genshin - Master of Stars Deception - Wangshu InnEnlarge
Head over to the marker outside Wangshu Inn.
2 Genshin - Master of Stars Deception - HilihurlEnlarge
Defeat the 2 Hilichurls.
3 Genshin - Master of Stars Deception - StarsnatcherEnlarge
Speak to Starsnatcher.
4 Genshin - Master of Stars Deception - FollowersEnlarge
Talk to the 3 followers behind Starsnatcher.
5 Genshin - Master of Stars Deception - Starsnatcher 2Enlarge
Talk to Starsnatcher again.

Rewards

Rewards
Adventure EXP Image Adventure EXP ×450 Mora Image Mora ×31125 Hero Hero's Wit ×4
Mystic Enhancement Ore Image Mystic Enhancement Ore ×7

Glimmers of the Vigilant Yaksha

Genshin - Glimmers of the Vigilant Yaksha - Top

As payment to attain Starsnatcher's help, you prepare to go to Wanwen Bookhouse to purchase books about cooking. Upon arriving at the bookstore, you find...

Glimmers of the Vigilant Yaksha Objectives

Quest Objectives
  • Go to Wanwen Bookhouse
  • Talk to Jifang and ask about Yakshas: The Guardian Adepti
  • Search for Yakshas: The Guardian Adepti
  • Return to Wangshu Inn and look for Starsnatcher
  • Defeat the hilichurls with the evil aura
  • Talk to Starsnatcher and find out what happened
  • Use Elemental Sight to track down the hilichurls with the evil aura
  • Head to the karma-heavy cavern

Walkthrough

Objectives
1 Genshin - Glimmers of the Vigilant Yaksha - JifangEnlarge
Head to the Wanwen Bookhouse in Liyue Harbor and talk to Jifang.
2 Genshin - Glimmers of the Vigilant Yaksha - YakshasEnlarge
Look for the book Yakshas: The Guardian Adepti on a table to your left when facing Jifang.
3 Genshin - Glimmers of the Vigilant Yaksha - Wangshu InnEnlarge
Look for Starsnatcher near Wangshu Inn.
4 Genshin - Glimmers of the Vigilant Yaksha - HilichurlEnlarge
Defeat the 2 hilichurls then talk to Starsnatcher.
5 Genshin - Glimmers of the Vigilant Yaksha - TrailEnlarge
Follow the trail with your Elemental Sight.
6 Genshin - Glimmers of the Vigilant Yaksha - Karma Heavy CavernEnlarge
Go inside the Karma-heavy Cavern.

Rewards

Rewards
Adventure EXP Image Adventure EXP ×450 Mora Image Mora ×31125 Hero Hero's Wit ×4
Mystic Enhancement Ore Image Mystic Enhancement Ore ×7

Insights of Drifting Dreams

Genshin - Insights of Drifting Dreams - Top

Under Xiao's guidance, you prepare to use adepti arts to recover the Sigil of Permission and warn the false adeptus of his evil ways. You will confront the false adeptus in a dream and teach him a lesson...

Insights of Drifting Dreams Objectives

Quest Objectives
  • Go to the southern face of Mt. Tianheng
  • Collect the items needed for the ritual: Censer
  • Collect the items necessary for the ritual: Seven-Star Lamps
  • Return to Pervases
  • Talk to Xiao
  • Initiate the ritual according to the correct process
  • Fire arrows at the glowing area of the Yaksha statues as per the ritual process
  • Punish the false adeptus' spirit
  • Go to Wangshu Inn and ask Verr Goldet about the false adeptus
  • Talk to Xiao and give him the Sigil of Permission

Walkthrough

Objectives
1 Genshin - Insights of Drifting Dreams - CenserEnlarge
Head to the shrine at the southern face of Mt. Tianheng and collect the Censer.
2 Genshin - Insights of Drifting Dreams - Seven-Star LampEnlarge
Collect the 7 Seven-Star Lamps found around the area.
3 Genshin - Insights of Drifting Dreams - PervasesEnlarge
Return to Pervases.
4 Genshin - Insights of Drifting Dreams - XiaoEnlarge
Meet up with Xiao.
5 Genshin - Insights of Drifting Dreams - RitualEnlarge
Interact with the Censer to initiate the ritual.
6 Genshin - Insights of Drifting Dreams - ArrowEnlarge
Use a bow character and hit the 2 glowing targets.
7 Genshin - Insights of Drifting Dreams - StarsnatcherEnlarge
Defeat Starsnatcher's spirit.
8 Genshin - Insights of Drifting Dreams - Verr GoldetEnlarge
Talk to Verr Goldet at Wangshu Inn.
9 Genshin - Insights of Drifting Dreams - Xiao 2Enlarge
Go to the kitchen at Wangshu Inn and talk with Xiao.

Rewards

Rewards
Adventure EXP Image Adventure EXP ×550 Primogem Image Primogem ×60 Mora Image Mora ×38100
Guide to Prosperity Image Guide to Prosperity ×5 Hero Hero's Wit ×4 Mystic Enhancement Ore Image Mystic Enhancement Ore ×8

Butterfly's Dream Tips & Strategies

Recommended Characters

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Amber ImageAmber Fischl ImageFischl Diona ImageDiona

You won't have to fight a lot of enemies during this quest. Except for some hilichurls, you will also have to fight against a horde of enemies in a domain but you will be forced to only use Xiao during this time.

During the ritual, you will be asked to hit 2 targets with an arrow, so you will need to have a bow character in your party.

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8 Anonymous19 days

I’m confused why can’t I unlock xiao’s quest

7 Anonymous19 days

>>6 I’m having the same problem. I have all the things I need to start it, but the quest isn’t there for me. I don’t think it’s because I’m in the American server, is it? I’m confused

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