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Genshin Impact - Watatsumi Strange Symbol Location Guide
There are Strange Symbols or Marks of an oni on the walls all over Watatsumi Island in Genshin Impact. Find out where to find all weird symbol and marks, how to interact with them, and other information in this guide.

What are the Strange Symbols?

Signs of Buried Treasure

Genshin - Strange Weird Symbols in Watatsumi Island
Strange and weird symbols resembling an oni mask are scattered on walls around Watatsumi Island. They are actually marks of buried treasure by the great pirate Rinzou.

These areas will be interactable upon reading the Treasure Hoarder's Notes in a cave in Watatsumi Island.

Watatsumi Island Guide

Read the Treasure Hoarder's Notes to Unlock Digging Spots

Genshin - Strange Symbols Cave - Treasure Hoarder Notes
A Treasure Hoarder's Notes inside a cave south of Watatsumi Island will tell you about the legendary pirate, Rinzou, who buried treasure all over Watatsumi Island.

Reading this note will unlock digging spots around these strange marks. Some spots will give you treasure, and some will give you none!

Treasure Hoarder's Note Cave Location

Head to the beach south of Bourou Village by teleporting to the Waypoint nearest to it, then go southwest. The cave will be in a crevass overlooking the ocean. Inside the cave, you will find the Treasure Hoarder's Notes.

Learn from Komaki's Daily Fortune

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While not necessary, Day 2 of Komaki's Daily Fortune Telling will lead you to Rinzou's secret cave. Note that the Treasure Hoarder's Notes will not be interactable again if you have already done the treasure hunt.

Komaki’s Daily Fortune Guide

Unlock by Completing Divine Plant of the Depths

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You can only ask Komaki for a fortune after you've completed the Divine Plant of the Depths World Quest.
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Strange Symbol Locations and Achievement

All Weird Symbols in Watatsumi Island

Strange Symbols and Treasure Chests

O - Locations with a Treasure Chest
X - Locations with no Treasure Chest

Some areas with the strange markings have Treasure Chests you can dig for! Going to all eight areas will also give you an Achievement!

Locations of All Strange Symbols

Strange Symbol Locations
1
To the side below the Teleport Waypoint.
2
The wall further down, below the first Marking.
3
Near a huge tree in between two waterfalls.
4
Behind the Sangonomiya Shrine, down on the ground.
5
Under the archway.
6
Between a waterfall and a Thunder Barrier.
7
By the road near the entrance to the Bourou Village.
8
To the right of the Bourou Village, by the base of a waterfall.

Achievement for Finding All Symbols

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

Achievement List and Rewards

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