A guide on Theater Mechanicus Stage 1-2 in Genshin Impact. Guide includes how to beat Difficulty 2, enemies, recommended mechanicus & elements, stage, challenges and mystic art.
Table of Contents
Theater Mechanicus Stage GuidesCheck Out The Tower Defense (Theater Mechanicus) Event
Theater Mechanicus Difficulty Stage 2 - Overview & Stage
|Map Name||Stop to rest Your Weary Head, Paint The Bridge Where Adepti Tread|
|Map Stage For Difficulty||Difficulty 2|
|Max Mech Lvl||TBD|
|How To Beat||Have no more than 25 enemies escape|
Theater Mechanicus Difficulty Stage 2 - Stage Layout
A Relatively open 1 ~ 2 lane map, you'll need to focus on the bridge to slow down opponents so you have a chance to mow them down.
Theater Mechanicus Difficulty Stage 2 - How To Unlock
Complete Difficulty 1
To unlock Difficulty 2 & Stop to rest Your Weary Head, Paint The Bridge Where Adepti Tread map, you will need to beat Difficulty 1 first. This may take a while based on your character builds.Check out Difficulty 1 Guide here!
Complete Prerequisite Quest To Unlock
Theater Mechanicus Difficulty Stage 2 - Monster Types & Enemies
Wave 2 - Enemies
Wave 3 - Enemies
Wave 4 - Enemies
Cryo & Pyro Will Work On All Enemies
At the last stage, Pyro will be at a disadvantage, but it would still be fully viable. Against the upcoming Ruin Guards, the Pyro Constructs will make quick work of them.
Theater Mechanicus Difficulty Stage 2 - Recommended Mechanicus & Characters
|Veneficus Mechanicus: Spark||100|
|Veneficus Mechanicus: Thin Ice||100|
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: Pyro / Hydro
Although your character can't directly attack enemies, you can still use your elemental skills to imbue and create elemental combos! Hydro or Cryo are good here as they can slow down enemies.Check Out The Element Combos Guide
Theater Mechanicus Stage 2 - Guide & Tips
Upgrade Pyro Mechanicus First
Since your Pyro Mechanicus will be your main DPS, upgrading it as quickly as possible is a must. Getting it up a few levels will help you through finishing stages much easier.
Recommended To Have Lv 3 Mechanicus & Above
This stage is difficult if you run it with lower level Mechanicus. It's recommended to have them at least at level 3 first before doing this stage. Your Pyro and Hydro Mechanicus should be level 3.
Line Up A Series Of Cryo & Pyro Mechanicus
Since the stage is one long corridor, place a series of Cryo and Pyro Mechanicus to line it. Enemies trying to pass it will be bombarded by attacks as they keep walking on.
Don't Place All Mechanicus There
After wave 2, another portal will open at the other end. Don't invest all of your mechanicus in the first position to compensate for this. Leaving the other side undefended can easily amount to a defeat.
Theater Mechanicus - All Challenges
|Complete this stage||60|
|Complete this stage with no more than 5 monsters escaping||30|
|Complete this stage with no more monsters escape during the process||60|
|Complete the stage with at least 14 mechanici on the field||20|
|Complete a stage having selected Stage Mystic Art: Fickle at least 2 time||2|
|Complete a stage having selected Stage Mystic Art: Fearless at least 2 time||2|
|Use Static Mystic Arts to increase the ATK of at least 4 Veneficus Mechanici on the field||20|
|Use Static Mystic Arts to increase the ATK SPD of at least 4 Veneficus Mechanici on the field||20|
|Use Static Mystic Arts to increase the range of at least 4 Veneficus Mechanici on the field||20|
|Use Stage Mystic Arts to increase the special ATK effects of a total of at least 4 Veneficus Mechanici on the field||20|
|Interact with non-Mechanicus no fewer than 2 times||20|
|Defeat at least 20 monsters with Veneficus Mechanici||30|
|Defeat at least 40 monsters with Veneficus Mechanici||30|
|Defeat at least 60 monsters with Veneficus Mechanici||30|
|Defeat at least 80 monsters with Veneficus Mechanici||30|
|Defend for at least 1 wave (s)||30|
|Defend for at least 2 wave (s)||30|
|Defend for at least 3 wave (s)||30|
|Defend until the final wave||30|
|Complete at least 1 Stage Mystic Art: Fearless challenges||20|
|Complete at least 2 Stage Mystic Art: Fearless challenges||20|
|Complete at least 3 Stage Mystic Art: Fearless challenges||20|
May Require Multiple Tries To Get All Challenges
As the Stage Mystic Art may be random, you might not be able complete everything with 1 try.
Get Veneficus Sigils to Upgrade Mechanicus
The main point of completing these challenges is to get Veneficus Sigils that is needed to upgrade Mechanicus of each elements. There will be a cap for Veneficus Sigil for each event period.
Event Related Articles
Current Wish (Gacha) Banners
Character / Weapon
|Klee's Rerun Banner (Sparkling Steps)|
June 9th - Jun 29th
|Klee 5★ Pick Up!|
June 9th - Jun 29th
|- Skyward Pride (Claymore)|
- Lost Prayer to the Sacred Winds (Catalyst)
Events Currently Available
|Midsummer Island Event||Explore new islands and obtain various rewards!|
|Echoing Tales||Collect Echoing Conches and earn various rewards!|
|Daily Check-In Event||Log in every day at Hoyolab to get rewards|
Mar 17th (Permanent)
|- Diona's Hangout |
- Noelle's Hangout (Part 2)