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Genshin - Watatsumi Island
Watatsumi Island is one of the islands in the Inazuma region released in Genshin Impact Version 2.1. Learn how to get to the island, Watatsumi Electroculus locations, how to solve Watatsumi Island Puzzles, island quests, island enemies, island items, and other information in this Inazuma guide!

How to Get to Watatsumi Island

Complete the Archon Quest Chapter 2: Act 1

Watatsumi Island

How to Unlock Complete Archon Quest Chapter 2: Prologue Autumn Winds, Scarlet Leaves
Reach Adventure Rank 30

After completing the Archon Quest for Chapter 2: Prologue, you can begin Chapter 2: Part 1. Play through The Immovable God and the Eternal Euthymia Archon Quest to unlock access to Watatsumi Island.

All Archon Quests

Full Watatsumi Island Map

Watatsumi Island Puzzles

Unlocking Palace in A Pool

The Palace in a Pool Domain is located in the northeast area of Watatsumi Island. To unlock this area, you'll need to finish the Archon Quest for Chapter 2: Act 1 and get to Inazuma.

The Domain is underwater!

Although you can get to the location pretty easily, the Domain will initially be underwater. You'll need to solve a series of puzzles and lower the water level twice to unlock it.
Palace in a Pool Domain Guide

The 9 Cube Puzzle

Genshin Impact - 9 Cube Puzzle Inazuma Guide
The 9 Cube Puzzle in Watatsumi Island can be found near the eastern Teleport Waypoint in Bourou Village.

Watatsumi Island Cube Puzzle Guide

Phase Gates

Genshin - Phase Gates
There are various Phase Gates in Watatsumi Island. Rotate a Phase Gate to establish an Energy Route with another Phase Gate and go through the gates to travel quickly to another area!

How to Use Phase Gates | Phase Gate Locations

Thunder Barrier Puzzle

Genshin - Thunder Barrier
Thunder Barriers are domes or doors that block certain areas using Electro Energy.

How to Pass Through Thunder Barriers

Use Electrogranum to Pass Through

Genshin - Summon an Electrogranum

Electrograna can be summoned all over Watatsumi Island with a Thunder Sakura Bough.

When you have an Electrograna with you, you will be able to pass through Thunder Barriers if their level is high enough.

How to Use Electrograna

Bake-Danuki Puzzle

Inazuma - Bake-Danuki Chase

Bake-Danuki are mischievous spirits that dance and hide by disguising themselves as various objects.
Bake-Danuki Guide

Other Watatsumi Island Puzzles

Puzzle/Feature Puzzle/Feature Information
Genshin Impact - Mysterious Pillars - InteractionMysterious Pillars Interact with the Mysterious Pillars to change the state of objects and mechanisms around the area.
Genshin - Electric LampElectric Lamps Summon an Electrogranum and approach the Electric Lamp to light it up.
Thunder Sphere Summon Electrograna to use Thunder Spheres for faster movement.
Electro Seelie Follow the fast Electro Seelie for Treasure Chest rewards.
Electro Stone Pile Use Elemental Attacks on breakable Electro Stone Piles to destroy them.
Electro Stones Connect an Electro Circuit with the use of the Discharge, Relay, and Cumulation Stones.
Lightning Probe The Lightning Probe will point towards the direction of the Electro Element. Match the direction it's pointing to with its base to get rewards.
Cube Pattern Attack the Cube Devices to change their patterns until they match.

Watatsumi Island Electroculus

Map of Watatsumi Island Electroculus

Watatsumi Island Electroculus Guides

To see all Electroculus location walkthroughs in Watatsumi Island, and all of Inazuma, take a look at our Electroculus walkthrough:
Electroculus Locations and Map

Watatsumi Island Quests

Story Quests in Watatsumi Island

Story Quest Guide

World Quests in Watatsumi Island

Quest Guide How to Start Quest
Genshin - Divine Plant of the Depths GuideDivine Plant of the Depths Talk to Komaki in Bourou Village.
Genshin Impact - The Moon-Bathed Deep Quest GuideThe Moon-Bathed Deep Talk to Tsuyuko in Mouun Shrine.
Genshin Impact - Solitary Sea-Beast GuideSolitary Sea-Beast Approach and talk to ''???' south of the Mouun Shrine.

Watatsumi Island Enemies

All Enemies in Watatsumi Island

List of Enemies
Genshin - Ruin Sentinel ImageRuin Sentinel Genshin - Nobushi: Kikouban ImageNobushi: Kikouban Genshin - Nobushi: Jintouban ImageNobushi: Jintouban
Genshin - Nobushi: Hitsukeban ImageNobushi: Hitsukeban Genshin - Mirror Maiden ImageMirror Maiden Genshin - Kairagi: Fiery Might ImageKairagi: Fiery Might
Genshin - Kairagi: Dancing Thunder ImageKairagi: Dancing Thunder Genshin - Electro Whopperflower ImageElectro Whopperflower

Hydro Hypostasis

Genshin Impact - Hydro Hypostasis

The Hydro Hypostasis is a new field boss located in a cave North of Watatsumi Island, near the Suigetsu Pool.

Hydro Hypostasis Boss Guide

New Specter Enemies

Spectral Enemies
Genshin - Hydro Specter ImageHydro Specter Genshin - Geo Specter ImageGeo Specter Genshin - Anemo Specter ImageAnemo Specter

Specters are floating Elemental enemies found all over Watatsumi Island!

Specter Enemy Guide

Watatsumi Island Items

Inazuma Items in Watatsumi Island

Open-World Materials

List of Items
Genshin - Amethyst Lump ImageAmethyst Lump Genshin - Lavender Melon ImageLavender Melon Genshin - Onikabuto ImageOnikabuto
Genshin - Sango Pearl ImageSango Pearl Genshin - Sea Ganoderma ImageSea Ganoderma Genshin - Seagrass ImageSeagrass
Genshin - Unagi Meat ImageUnagi Meat

Ascension Materials

List of Items
Genshin - Chaos Axis ImageChaos Axis Genshin - Chaos Gear ImageChaos Gear Genshin - Crystal Prism ImageCrystal Prism
Genshin - Dismal Prism ImageDismal Prism Genshin - Famed Handguard ImageFamed Handguard Genshin - Kageuchi Handguard ImageKageuchi Handguard
Genshin - Old Handguard ImageOld Handguard Genshin - Polarizing Prism ImagePolarizing Prism Genshin - Spectral Heart ImageSpectral Heart
Genshin - Spectral Husk ImageSpectral Husk Genshin - Spectral Nucleus ImageSpectral Nucleus

Sango Pearl

Genshin - Sango Pearl in the Wild

Sango Pearls are local specialties found exclusively on Watatsumi Island. You can find them nestled at the center of pink coral shells.

Sango Pearl Locations

Watatsumi Island Achievements

Long John Silver

Achievement Rank Primogem Reward
Completed AchievementLong John Silver 5 Primogems
Objective : Find all of Rinzou's Buried Treasure

Finding all the Strange Symbols scattered in Watatsumi Island will give you the Long John Silver Achievement. Digging in front of some of the Strange Symbols will also give you a Common Chest as part of Komaki's Daily Fortune.
Komaki’s Daily Fortune Guide

The Stranding of the Beagle Achievement

Investigating and reading all the unknown researcher's notes in Watatsumi Island will give you The Stranding of the Beagle Achievement, which gives 5 Primogems!

Achievement Rank Primogem Reward
Completed AchievementThe Stranding of the Beagle 5 Primogems
Objective : Explore Watatsumi Island, following in the steps of an unknown researcher

Achievement List and Rewards

Notable Areas in Watatsumi Island

Its Center is the Sangonomiya Shrine

Genshin - Watatsumi - Sangonomiya Shrine
Watatsumi Island is the territory of the Sangonomiya Clan, with Sangonomiya Kokomi as the island's Divine Priestess and Supreme Leader.

Kokomi's Character Guide

Genshin Impact Inazuma Guides

Genshin - Inazuma Map Guide Slim
Inazuma Map Guide

Guides to Inazuma Areas

Inazuma Area Guides
Narukami Island Kannazuka
Yashiori Island Seirai Island
Tsurumi Island Watatsumi Island

Guides to Inazuma Features

Inazuma Region Guides
Electroculi Locations Sacred Sakura's Favor
Electrograna Uses Thunder Spheres
Thunder Barriers Electro Seelie
Electro Stone Puzzle Lightning Probe Puzzle
Cube Pattern Puzzle Pressure Plate Puzzles
Bake-Danuki Puzzle Ghost Locations

Guides to Inazuma Puzzles

Inazuma Puzzle Guides
Tatarasuna Barrier Tatarasuna Keys
Watatsumi 9 Cube Puzzle Seiraimaru Boat
Komaki's Daily Fortune Yashiori Island Puzzle
Tsurumi Island Stone Slates Tsurumi Island Mist
Tsurumi Conch Treasure

Guides to Inazuma Domains

Inazuma Domain Puzzle Guides
Shakkei Pavilion Formation Estate
Empty Boat to a Thousand Gates Palace in a Pool
Moshiri Kara

Guides to Inazuma Quests

Archon Quest Guides
Chapter 2: Act 1 Chapter 2: Act 2
Chapter 2: Act 3
Story Quest Guides
Ayaka Quest Yoimiya Quest
Raiden Shogun Quest Kokomi Quest
World Quest Guides
The Art of Horticulture Sacred Sakura Cleansing Ritual
A Strange Story in Konda Sacrificial Offering
Hayashi of Tanuki in the Forest Cleansing Defilement
Yougou Cleansing The Farmer's Treasure
Hiromi's Watch Gourmet Supremos, Assemble!
The Gourmet Supremos: The Seashore Strider The Gourmet Supremos: The Deep Divers
The Seventh Samurai Tatara Tales
Sakura Arborism Dreams of Sword Art
Orobashi's Legacy Fate of a Fighter
Gazing Three Thousand Miles Away Treatment on Island
Sinister Instruction Yae Publishing House's Invitation
Chisato's Letter O Archon, Have I Done Right?
International Travel Log Home Lies Over the Ocean
In Another Land Battle of Revenge
The Gourmet Supremos: The Importance of Eating Well The Gourmet Supremos: On the Road
Pizza From Another Land The Ritou Road
Seirai Stormchasers Relics of Seirai
Reminiscence of Seirai The Moon-Bathed Deep
Solitary Sea-Beast Divine Plant of the Depths
Neko Is a Cat Series Fertilizer... Salesperson?
The Narukami Trail Clean House
A Particularly Particular Author Octave of the Maushiro

All Interactive Map Guides

Genshin Impact - Areas and Maps Guide
All Interactive Map Guides

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