While exploring Watatsumi Island, one of the two islands added to Genshin Impact with the version 2.1 update, you come across an NPC called Kumi paying tribute to her Sea Beast friend, an Umibozu. Talking to her will give you a world quest called Solitary Sea Beast, you can complete it to uncover the secret behind the big fish bones found south of Mouun Shrine, and to get rewards.

In this Genshin Impact guide, we will walk you through every step of the Solitary Sea Beast world quest till completion.

How to Get Solitary Sea Beast World Quest

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As we mentioned earlier, players can get the Solitary Sea Beast world quest by talking to Kumi. She is found near the giant fishbone found south of Mouun Shrine. To get there, teleport to Watatsumi Island Statue of Seven and head towards the beach. There you can find Kumi.

Solitary Sea Beast Quest Complete Guide

Here is a complete guide on the Solitary Sea Beast world quest.

Give Kumi three Sakura Blooms

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After you start the Solitary Sea Beast world quest, Kumi will ask you to get three Sakura Blooms.

Head to the hilichurl camp in the west

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Once you give her three Sakura Bloom. She will ask you to look for a scholar from Sumeru. She went to a Hilichurl camp.

Talk to Anisa

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When you get to the Hilichurl Camp, you find that the Sumeru Scholar, Anisa, is surrounded by Hilichurls. Defeat them and then talk to Anisa.

Solve the puzzle of the Watatsumi Statue

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Anisa will ask you to solve the Watatsumi Statue puzzle. To do that, first, you have to activate two electro and one hydro pillar found in the vicinity.

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Once that is done, start at the first tile and then activate all the tiles till you reach the last tile. You can activate the Watatsumi Statue to change the orientation of the tiles to open a path.

Talk to Kumi

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Return and talk to Kumi to learn the fate of the Sea Beast.

Quest End – A Mermaid’s Tale achievement unlocked

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At the end of the quest, you will get the usual rewards and achievement called A Mermaid’s Tale.

Genshin Impact is a free-to-play gacha-based role-playing game currently available on PC, PS4, PS5, Android, and iOS.

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