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Genshin Impact Respawn Timers: Minerals, Resources, and Bosses

Genshin Impact Respawn Timers: Minerals, Resources, and Bosses

Resources, materials, and bosses have their own specific respawn timers in Genshin Impact. Knowing when everything respawns will help you plan your farming routes. If you’re trying to ascend your characters to the max, you need all the resources you can get your hands on. There are many resources in the game, and finding out when everything is ready to pick or mine again can be a daunting task. For that reason, we put together a list of timers for minerals, plants, bosses, and other resources.

These are all the known respawn timers for minerals like Crystal Chunks, Cor Lapis, and Iron, along with plants like Philanemo Mushrooms, Violetgrass, and more. Most information is from in-game testing, along with this post for reference.

Mineral Respawn Timers in Genshin Impact

The respawn timer on most minerals is 48 or 72 hours. Mineral respawn timers go active from the moment you mine the node. In other words, you can only mine the same node either 48 or 72 hours after you mine it, depending on the resource.

  • Crystal Chunks, Blue Crystals: 72-hours
  • Cor Lapis: 72-hours
  • Noctilucous Jade: 48-hours
  • White Iron Chunks: 48-hours
  • Iron Chunks: 48-hours
  • Electro Crystals: 48-hours

Based on the given respawn timers, you may want to plan a farm route and hit it every two to three days. You can check our guide on the best spots to farm Crystal Chunks, as those seem to be the most valuable and most challenging to obtain.

Plant Respawn Timers in Genshin Impact

The respawn timers for most plants is 48-hours after you collect them. Plants include Mist Flower Corolla, Matsutake, Qingxin, Glaze Lily, Jueyun Chili, Flaming Flower Stamen, Violetgrass, Snapdragon, Silk Flower, Horsetail, Dandelion Seed, Valberry, Philanemo Mushroom, Calla Lily, Small Lamp Grass, Windwheel Aster, Wolfhook, and Cecilia. 

Again, plan a farm route and hit it every two days for each character you plan to ascend. Check our Genshin Impact character materials cheatsheet for talents and ascension guide to see which hero needs what resources.

Monster and Boss Respawn Timers in Genshin Impact

Here are the respawn timers for specific bosses in Genshin Impact, including world bosses you can find in the Adventurer’s Handbook. By opening your Handbook, you can manually check the respawn timer from when you killed a boss.

  • Stormterror: 7-days for treasure, no cooldown to engage
  • Wolf of the North, Lupus Boreas: 7-days
  • Hypostasis (Cube Bosses): 3-minutes
  • Regisvine (Flower Bosses): 3-minutes
  • Animals: 24-hours at 4:00 AM
  • Monsters: 24-hours at 4:00 AM

Spiral Abyss Respawn Timers

Rewards for Spiral Abyss floor nine through twelve reset on the first and sixteenth day of every month. In other words, you can run these multiple timers per month for rewards. Floors one through eight are permanent and will not change.

Chest Respawn Timers in Genshin Impact

As far as we know from miHoYo, chests do not respawn in Genshin Impact, contrary to popular belief. If you believe a chest is respawning, it’s likely a bug, and you should report it as such if you find any instances of this.

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