Genshin Impact Midsummer Island Adventure Guide

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"Midsummer Island Adventure" is a time limited event in Genshin Impact version 1.6. Take your chance to enjoy the summer breeze with your favorite characters in game.

With the 1.6 Genshin Impact update, a time limited location, the Golden Apple Archipelageo, and various time limited events in the Golden Apple. The Midsummer Island Adventure is the main event in Genshin Impact version 1.6.

In this article, you will find the event timeline, eligibility, rewards, and four steps of the event.

Genshin Impact Midsummer Island Adventure Guide


  • Adventure Rank 21 and above
  • Complete the Archon Quest “Song of the Dragon and Freedom”
  • Complete the Archon Quest “Trifolium Chapter: Act I True Treasure”

Event Timeline

Midsummer Island Adventure is divided into four acts. Each act has been unlocked with a three day term. As of June 16, Act III is unlocked and we are waiting for Act IV. Here is the complete timeline for the acts.

  • Act I - After Version 1.6 update
  • Act II - June 11
  • Act III - June 14
  • Act IV -  June 17

The event will last until June 28, 2021.

Completing each act will reward you Shiny Flotsams. These are tokens exchangeable to valuable items in the event shop.

Act I : Main Cannon, Make Ready... Fire!

For Act one, you will be controlling a boat to shoot structures down with your cannons. Occasionally, you will have to hop off for combat with mobs.

Act II : Whirlpool off to Starboard... Full Speed Ahead!

Act two will let you sail the sky, not the ocean. Complete the airborne course with your glider. Make sure to collect as many Wavesplitters Insignias as much as possible on your way.

You will be able to receive rewards after hitting the 10K, 20K, and 30K points milestone.

Act III : Samurai Sighted... To Arms!

In Act three, you will be challenged by the new boss, Maguu Kenki. Defeat the boss to complete the quest.

Below is a tip provided by miHoYo. Read it carefully if you don't want to be lost in the ocean.

Act IV : Harpastum Bombs Loaded... Blow 'Em Away!

Act four will be released tomorrow on June 17. We will have to wait another day to see what will come.