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Genshin Impact - A Study in Potions Event Guide

A Study in Potions is an Alchemy event in Genshin Impact Version 2.4. Learn about A Study in Potions, how to play the Alchemy event, total event rewards, and more in this guide!

A Study in Potions Event Guide
Genshin - A Study in Potions Dusty Wrack Dusty Wrack Genshin - A Study in Potions Sealed Ruins Sealed Ruins Genshin - A Study in Potions Solitary Rampart Solitary Rampart

A Study in Potions Trial Walkthrough

Solitary Rampart Trial Walkthrough

Floor Challenge Order
1st Stage 4 - Peak Study
Genshin - Noelle Icon Noelle Genshin - Kaeya Icon Kaeya Genshin - Xiangling Icon Xiangling Genshin - Diona Icon Diona
Potions Genshin - Amp - AttackAmp: Proactive Assault Genshin - 4-star Potion - AttackIntensifying Potion Genshin - 4-star Potion - Elemental ReactionParallel Potion
2nd Stage 2 - Dosage Increase
Genshin - Kokomi Icon Kokomi Genshin - Noelle Icon Noelle Genshin - Traveler (Electro) Icon Traveler (Electro) Genshin - Qiqi Icon Qiqi
Potions Genshin - Amp - AttackAmp: Rapid Assault Genshin - 4-star Potion - Elemental ReactionDielectric Potion Genshin - 4-star Potion - StaminaLightening Potion
3rd Stage 1 - Sublimation Verification
Genshin - Noelle Icon Noelle Genshin - Kaeya Icon Kaeya Genshin - Xiangling Icon Xiangling Genshin - Diona Icon Diona
Potions Genshin - 4-star Potion - Elemental ReactionExplosive Potion Genshin - 4-star Potion - AttackGravity Potion Genshin - 4-star Potion - Energy RechargeSlow-Release Potion
4th Stage 3 - Enhanced Sample
Genshin - Kokomi Icon Kokomi Genshin - Lisa Icon Lisa Genshin - Traveler (Electro) Icon Traveler (Electro) Genshin - Qiqi Icon Qiqi
Potions Genshin - Amp - Attack Amp: Rousing Recovery Genshin -  Amp-Rapid Recovery - HealingAmp: Rapid Recovery Genshin - 4-star Potion - Elemental ReactionResonance Potion

Solitary Rampart Trial Stage Guide

Sealed Ruins Trial Walkthrough

Floor Challenge Order
1st Stage 4 - Peak Study
Genshin - Noelle Icon Noelle Genshin - Kaeya Icon Kaeya Genshin - Xiangling Icon Xiangling Genshin - Traveler (Electro) Icon Traveler (Electro)
Potions Genshin - Amp - AttackAmp: Adaptive Strike Genshin - 4-star Potion - AttackIntensifying Potion Genshin - 4-star Potion - AttackGravity Potion
2nd Stage 2 - Dosage Increase
Genshin - Keqing Icon Keqing Genshin - Chongyun Icon Chongyun Genshin - Shenhe Icon Shenhe Genshin - Yun Jin Icon Yun Jin
Potions Genshin - Amp - AttackAmp: Fierce Pursuit Genshin - 4-star Potion - Elemental ReactionExplosive Potion Genshin - 4-star Potion - Elemental ReactionResonance Potion
3rd Stage 1 - Sublimation Verification
Genshin - Noelle Icon Noelle Genshin - Kaeya Icon Kaeya Genshin - Xiangling Icon Xiangling Genshin - Traveler (Electro) Icon Traveler (Electro)
Potions Genshin - Amp - Elemental ReactionsAmp: Redoubled Pursuit Genshin - Amp - Energy RechargeAmp: Cumulative Strike Genshin - 4-star Potion - AttackHoning Potion
4th Stage 3 - Enhanced Sample
Genshin - Chongyun Icon Chongyun Genshin - Shenhe Icon Shenhe Genshin - Yun Jin Icon Yun Jin Genshin - Barbara Icon Barbara
Potions Genshin - 4-star Potion - Elemental ReactionCoalescence Potion Genshin - 4-star Potion - Elemental ReactionParallel Potion Genshin - 4-star Potion - Energy RechargeSlow-Release Potion

Sealed Ruins Trial Stage Guide

Dusty Wrack Trial Walkthrough

Floor Challenge Order
1st Stage 3 - Enhanced Sample
Genshin - Yoimiya Icon Yoimiya Genshin - Kaeya Icon Kaeya Genshin - Barbara Icon Barbara Genshin - Yun Jin Icon Yun Jin
Potions Genshin - 4-star Potion - Elemental ReactionCoalescence Potion Genshin - 4-star Potion - Elemental ReactionDeflagration Potion Genshin - 4-star Potion - Elemental ReactionFragility Potion
2nd Stage 1 - Sublimation Verification
Genshin - Noelle Icon Noelle Genshin - Beidou Icon Beidou Genshin - Xiangling Icon Xiangling Genshin - Traveler (Electro) Icon Traveler (Electro)
Potions Genshin - Amp - AttackAmp: Switch Standby Genshin - Amp - Energy RechargeAmp: Silent Standby Genshin - 4-star Potion - Elemental ReactionExplosive Potion
3rd Stage 2 - Dosage Increase
Genshin - Yoimiya Icon Yoimiya Genshin - Kazuha Icon Kazuha Genshin - Barbara Icon Barbara Genshin - Yun Jin Icon Yun Jin
Potions Genshin - 4-star Potion - Elemental ReactionParallel Potion Genshin - 4-star Potion - AttackHoning Potion Genshin - 4-star Potion - Energy RechargeSlow-Release Potion
4th Stage 4 - Peak Study
Genshin - Noelle Icon Noelle Genshin - Beidou Icon Beidou Genshin - Xiangling Icon Xiangling Genshin - Traveler (Electro) Icon Traveler (Electro)
Potions Genshin - Amp - Elemental ReactionsAmp: Cyclical Assault Genshin - Amp - Energy RechargeAmp: Progressive Assault Genshin - 4-star Potion - AttackGravity Potion

Dusty Wrack Trial Stage Guide

How to Play A Study in Potions

A Study in Potions Gameplay Guide

How to Play A Study in Potions
1 Select a Trial Stage and a Floor Challenge.
2 Choose your Characters.
3 Pick your Potions.
4 Defeat the enemies to get a high score.

Select Trial Stage and Floor Challenge

Genshin - A Study in Potions - Test Out Potions

There are a total of 3 Trial Stages and each one has 4 floors to challenge. A new Trial Stage will be unlocked after every two days after the event releases.

Floor Challenge Difficulty

Difficulty Increase
Normal -> Hard -> Extreme -> Fearless

Floor Challenges can be done in any order, but the remaining floors will have their difficulties increased as you complete more of them.

The first floor you do will be of the Normal difficulty, the next will be Hard, followed by Extreme, and the last floor challenge you do will be of the Fearless difficulty.

Select Combat Difficulty

Before challenging the floors, you can also select the Combat Difficulty. There are two to choose from, Accurate Sample and Strong Control Group.

Accurate Sample difficulty will be easier but you won't get a score multiplier.

Strong Control Group is harder but you will receive a 2.5x score multiplier.

Choose your Characters

Genshin - A Study in Potions - Have Characters on Standby

After selecting the difficulty, you will need to build your team. You can select from characters you own or from trial characters available in each Trial Stage.

Each Trial stage will have 4 trial characters that you can choose from.

Characters go into Standby after using them

Genshin Impact - A Study in Potions - Standby Characters

Once you complete a floor challenge with a set of characters, those characters will go into Standby mode.

Characters on Standby mode can't be used in the next floor challenge, you will need to complete a floor challenge with a different set of characters first before you can use them again.

Pick your Smoldersleet Potions

Genshin - A Study in Potions - Equip Potion

You can also bring up to 3 Smoldersleet Potions that can buff your party during the challenges.

Completing a challenge will consume the Smoldersleet Potion that you brought, so you will need to choose different ones for each Floor Challenge.

Best Smoldersleet Potions Guide

Defeat Enemies within Time Limit

Genshin - A Study in Potions - Get a High Score

In order to complete the Floor Challenges, you will need to defeat the enemies within a time limit. Defeating them faster will earn you more points, so make sure you're prepared and go for gold!

A Study in Potions Trial Stages

List of Trial Stages & Characters

Trial Stages Trial Characters / Unlock Dates
Genshin - A Study in Potions Dusty Wrack Dusty Wrack
Genshin - Yoimiya ImageGenshin - Kazuha ImageGenshin - Beidou ImageGenshin - Yun Jin Image

Unlock Date: January 07, 2022
Genshin - A Study in Potions Sealed Ruins Sealed Ruins
Genshin - Keqing ImageGenshin - Shenhe ImageGenshin - Chongyun ImageGenshin - Yun Jin Image

Unlock Date: January 09, 2022
Genshin - A Study in Potions Solitary Rampart Solitary Rampart
Genshin - Kokomi ImageGenshin - Qiqi ImageGenshin - Diona ImageGenshin - Sayu Image

Unlock Date: January 11, 2022

A Study in Potions Quests

Elixirs and Potions Quest Guide

Genshin Impact - A Study in Potions - Elixirs and Potions Event World Quest Guide

In order to start the A Study in Potions event, you will first need to complete the Elixirs and Potions quest which will become available at the same time the Event releases!

Elixirs and Potions Quest Walkthrough

Academic Exchange Quest Guide

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Academic Exchange is the conclusion to the whol event after testing out all the potions! It came out at the same time as the last trial, Solitary Rampart.
Academic Exchange Quest Walkthrough

A Study in Potions Event Rewards

All Alchemy Event Rewards

All A Study in Potions Event Rewards
Genshin - Primogem Icon Primogem x420 Genshin - Hero Hero's Wit x9 Genshin - Mora Icon Mora x240000
Genshin - Mystic Enhancement Ore Icon Mystic Enhancement Ore x18 Genshin - Weapon Ascension MaterialsWeapon Ascension Materials x18 Genshin - Talent Level Up MaterialsTalent Level-Up Materials x12

A Study in Potions Event Information

Alchemy Event Details

Genshin - A Study in Potions

Event Start January 07, 2022
Event End January 17, 2022
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Event Rewards
Genshin - Primogem Image Genshin - Hero Genshin - Mystic Enhancement Ore Image Genshin - Mora Image Genshin - Weapon Ascension Materials Genshin - Talent Level Up Materials

What is A Study in Potions?

Albedo's apprentice, Timaeus, is attempting to create a legendary potion. Help him to gain rewards!

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A Study in Potions Release Date

Genshin Impact Version 2.4
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Release Date January 7, 2022

A Study in Potions was released on January 7, 2022 at 10:00 as part of the Version 2.4 events. Learn more about upcoming events and new features in Version 2.4 in our guide below.

Version 2.4 Release Date and Details

Can you do A Study In Potions in Co-Op Mode?

No, the trial stages in the A Study in Potions event can't be done in Co-Op mode. Similar to Spiral Abyss, you also can't use items or eat food while taking part in the challenge.

Genshin Co-Op Boards
Genshin - Friend Request BoardFriend Request Board Genshin - Co-Op BoardCo-Op Board

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