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Special Mode: Blink Of An Eye (Theater Mechanicus Stage)
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Special Mode: Blink Of An Eye (Theater Mechanicus Stage)

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Blink Of An Eye is a special mode in Theater Mechanicus of Genshin Impact. Learn about difficulty, how to unlock, theater mechanicus, rewards and more about Blink Of An Eye.

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Theater Mechanicus Stage Guides

Check Out The Tower Defense (Theater Mechanicus) Event

Special Mode: Blink Of An Eye - What Is & How To Unlock

What Is Blink Of An Eye?

Blink Of An Eye is the highest difficulty available for Theater Mechanicus. Doing the challenge in this level would increase the rewards you will receive by 3 folds.

Reach Glow Of A Thousand Lanterns To Unlock

To be able to unlock this difficulty, you must first reach the Lantern Rite level, Glow of A Thousand Lanterns. You can reach this by doing side quest from Lantern Rite Tales.

Special Mode: Blink Of An Eye - Difficulty Details

This section of the article is a work in progress. We will update you once the event has been officially released.

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Max Mech Lvl10
How To BeatNo more than 25 escaped Monsters.

Max Mechanicus No: 14

Players can only place a maximum of 14 Mechanicus in the Stage. Once that has been filled, you won't be able to place any more Mechanicus until you dismantle one to free space.

Recommended Character Element: Hydro & Cryo

There are a lot of huge enemies in this stage that might overwhelm your mechanicus. Control them by freezing the opponents.

Check Out The Element Combos Guide

Recommended Characters

Debuffers like Zhongli is also recommended for higher damage of your mechanicus.

Special Mode: Blink Of An Eye - Guide & Tips

Preparation & General Tips

Level Your Mechanicus To The Max

This is the most difficult level of the mini-game. It is almost impossible to clear it without properly leveling up your Mechanicus.

Follow The Following Construction Priority

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The numbers in purple in the picture are the recommended placement priority for mechanicus. Strengthen the point where enemies meet!

Choose Expensive Mystic Arts That Boost Your Mechanicus

Mystic Arts

Power up your mechanicus by choosing expensive Mystic Arts. This may cost you Veneficus Points but it will make your mechanicus destroy monsters a lot faster.

Use The Bridge Gimmick To Help Your Mechanicus

Close Adeptus

When there are a lot of enemies in the bridge, activate it to make them fall down and stop the flow of monsters. Use this frequently to reduce the enemies needed to be defeated by the mechanicus.

Wave 1~4 Mechanicus Placement Tips

Place Pyro + Electro + Mine Near The Exit

Near Exit

To prevent most of the enemies from entering, place the mine in the middle. Make sure to place a replacement Mine when it explodes. Electro and Pyro can trigger overload that pushes enemies back while dealing strong damage.

Place Hydro + Cryo On The Left And Right Side

Hydro & Cryo

This will make the progress of enemies slower enabling them to take more damage before reaching exit point.

Wave 4~8 Mechanicus Placement Tips

Place Anemo Mechanicus Between Cryo & Hydro


This will further slower the progress of small mobs making them not able to pass.

Place 2 Mines Near The Exit

Place Mine

Place one mine in one of the slot right infront of the 3 slots in-front of the exit.

Wave 9~10 Mechanicus Placement Tips

Replace Anemo Mechanicus With Mine

Place Mine 2

To stop huge enemies from penetrating your defenses, it is recommended to place bombs to replace the Anemo mechanicus in later waves.

Special Mode: Blink Of An Eye - Rewards

Rewards For Finishing Theater Mechanicus

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A new domain battle with trial characters to use. Participate in this domain challenge and obtain amazing rewards!
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Participate and complete all the challenge conditions and get an amazing rewards such as a Lisa Skin!
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The first TCG event. This will introduce a game mode with new rules!
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