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Genshin Impact - How to Avoid Balethunder Damage

Balethunder is an Inazuma status effect in Version Update 2.0 of Genshin Impact. Learn what Balethunder is, how to avoid taking damage from Balethunder, and other information in this guide!

What is Balethunder?

Inazuma Status Effect

Genshin Impact - Balethunder

Balethunder occurs in Inazuma areas with a high concentration of Electro. Staying in areas with high Electro concentrations will inflict Balethunder on you and cause you to gradually lose HP. The status effect works like Sheer Cold in Dragonspine!

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New Feature in Version 2.0

Genshin Impact Version 2.0
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Release Date July 21, 2021

The Balethunder status effect is part of Update 2.0, which came with the release of the Inazuma Region!

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How to Avoid Balethunder

Use an Electrogranum

Genshin - Use Electrogranum

To avoid taking damage from Balethunder, summon an Electrogranum from Thunder Sakura Boughs! As long as you're with an Electrogranum, you won't lose HP. Keep track of the time though, because Electrograna disappear after a while!

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Use Nearby Thunderwood

Genshin - Thunderwood Use

Thunderwood also wards off Balethunder damage. If you can't get any Electrograna, you should approach the Thunderwood!

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Genshin - Inazuma Mikage Furnace

The Mikage Furnace in Tatarasuna has affected the surrounding area with Balethunder. To get rid of the Balethunder in this area, you will need to complete the Tatara Tales World Quest chain.

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Balethunder Achievement

Shocking... Positively Shocking Achievement

Achievement Rank Primogem Reward
Completed AchievementShocking... Positively Shocking 5 Primogems
Objective : Get struck down by Balethunder...

Letting one of your characters die to Balethunder awards you with the Shocking... Positively Shocking Achievement, which gives 5 Primogems!

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