Genshin Impact Spiral Abyss Guide - Everything You Need To Know

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What is the Genshin Impact Spiral Abyss? Located in Mondstadt in the Musk Reef, the Spiral Abyss is a special domain that consists of two main parts: the Abyss Corridor and the Abyssal Moon Spire. Fighting through the many floors of this domain will reward you with really useful items like Primogems, levelling materials, and Mora.

Below you'll find all the information in our Spiral Abyss guide, and we'll be sure to keep this page updated with any upcoming changes!

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How Do I Get to the Genshin Impact Spiral Abyss?

You can unlock the Spiral Abyss at Adventure Rank 20 and access it through the wormhole in the sky at the edge of Cape Oath. Other than that, there’s no special requirement, with the floors separated only by different levels of difficulty.

The Spiral Abyss is divided into 12 floors, with each one containing 3 chambers. For Floors 1-4, each chamber must be cleared in five minutes, which changes to ten minutes from Floor 5 onwards. Starting at Floor 5, the Spiral Abyss will also separate into two paths, which will require you to set up two separate teams of four characters to fulfil the floor challenge. You can’t use the same character in both teams, and the second half of the chamber starts with the time remaining from the first half.

Eula standing inside the Spiral Abyss, about to start a challenge.

What Are the Genshin Impact Abyss Corridor and Abyssal Moon Spire?

The Spiral Abyss is composed of two parts: the 'Abyss Corridor' and the 'Abyssal Moon Spire'. Clearing all eight floors of the Abyss Corridor will unlock the Abyssal Moon Spire. While in the Abyss Corridor, all enemies are at the same level, while in the Abyssal Moon Spire, they gradually increase their level.

The Abyssal Moon Spire resets twice a month on the first and sixteenth day of the month, which will cause a new period of Blessing of the Abyssal Moon to begin and also reset its rewards. However, the rewards found in the Abyss Corridor won’t reset.

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What Are the Genshin Impact Spiral Abyss Combat Bonuses and Restrictions?

There are several restrictions while you fight through the Spiral Abyss. When challenging each floor, you cannot:

  • Consume food
  • Change party members
  • Change artifacts or weapons
  • Level up or ascend characters
Ley Line Disorder menu

What Are the Benedictions Of the Abyss and Ley Line Disorders?

Benedictions of the Abyss are buffs that assist you in battle. At the start of each chamber, you can choose to receive one of them, and choosing the right one according to your party composition becomes pivotal, as it’ll make the challenges easier to complete. Different benedictions have different effects and durations:

  • Effective this floor: Effect lasts until entering the next floor.
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  • Effective this chamber: Effect lasts until entering the next chamber.
  • Effective immediately: Effect starts immediately.

Benedictions of the Abyss List

Benediction Duration
Character ATK +20%Floor
Character All Elemental RES +25%Chamber
Character Anemo RES +35%Chamber
Character CRIT Rate +8%, CRIT DMG +15%Floor
Character Charged Attack Stamina Consumption -50%Chamber
Character Cryo RES +35%Chamber
Character DEF +30%Floor
Character DEF -15%, ATK +40%Chamber
Character DMG within 8s of sprint +20%. Can occur only once every 15s.Floor
Character Dendro RES +35%Chamber
Character Electro RES +35%Chamber
Character Elemental Burst DMG +20%Floor
Character Elemental Bursts instantly restore 30% HPChamber
Character Elemental Mastery +80Floor
Character Elemental Skill DMG +20%Floor
Character Elemental Skill and Burst CD -20%Chamber
Character Energy Recharge +20%Floor
Character Geo RES +35%Chamber
Character Healing Effectiveness is increased by 20%.Floor
Character Hydro RES +35%Chamber
Character Max HP +25%Floor
Character Movement SPD +30%Chamber
Character Normal Attack SPD +25%Chamber
Character Normal and Charged Attack DMG +20%Floor
Character Physical DMG +25%Floor
Character Physical DMG RES +30%Chamber
Character Pyro RES +35%Chamber
Character Sprinting Stamina cost -30%Chamber
Defeating an opponent gives a 50% chance to end current Elemental Skill CD. Can only occur once every 20s.Chamber
Defeating an opponent instantly restores 8% HP for the current character.Chamber
Increases Character DMG dealt to opponents' weak points by 30%.Floor
Instantly restores 25% HP to all party members.Immediate
When Character HP is greater than 50%, ATK +30%Chamber
When Character HP is greater than 50%, DEF +40%Chamber
When Character HP is less than 50%, ATK +60%Chamber
When Character HP is less than 50%, DEF +80%Chamber

In addition, each floor in the Spiral Abyss has a different Ley Line Disorder, a passive effect that can give buffs or debuffs to characters, enemies, or both. Ley Line Disorders can be Hazards, Elemental Debuffs, or Buffs of varied nature, and you should pay attention to them since they can turn the tide in your favour or become really annoying obstacles.

Ley Line Disorder List

Hazards

Elemental Debuffs

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Buffs

What Is the Blessing of the Abyssal Moon?

The Blessing of the Abyssal Moon is a passive effect that works across the entirety of the Spiral Abyss. This effect changes every first and sixteenth day of each month and provides a range of buffs. We will update you with any upcoming blessing as soon as it releases!

Current Blessing of the Abyssal Moon

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List of Genshin Impact Spiral Abyss Floors

Every Floor in the Spiral Abyss makes you face several enemies while also presenting a challenge for you to fulfil if you want to ace it with the maximum amount of Abyss Stars. While the Abyss Corridor Floors always feature the same enemies, the Abyssal Moon Spire changes every two weeks.

Abyss Corridor Floor List

Abyssal Moon Spire Floor List (September 1, 2021 - September 16, 2021)

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What Are the Genshin Impact Spiral Abyss Rewards?

The Spiral Abyss gives you rewards for clearing each chamber for the first time, which are called 'Chamber's Bounty', and getting enough Abyssal Stars in each chamber will also reward you with the 'Star's Bounty'. To enter the next Floor in this domain, you need to have earned at least six Abyssal Stars from the previous one, as well as having cleared all three of the previous Floor's chambers.

Abyssal Corridor's rewards can only be collected once, while the Abyssal Moon Spire rewards reset on the first and sixteenth days of the month, during a period called the 'Moment of Syzygy'. It is also during this period that a new Blessing of the Abyssal Moon will begin.

Star's Bounty Rewards

Chamber's Bounty Rewards List

Abyss Corridor

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Abyssal Moon Spire

And that's everything you need to know about the Genshin Impact Spiral Abyss. We've also got plenty of other handy Genshin guides to help you out, including a list of all the Electroculus locations, an Aloy build guide, a comprehensive list of Genshin Impact weapons, and an Ayaka build guide. Check them out!