A Thousand Floating Dreams – How to get, Ascension, stats, and who can use it in Genshin Impact

It's an upside-down Aranara.

A Thousand Floating Dreams is a five-star catalyst designed to buff the wielder's and party members' Elemental Mastery, and provides the wielder additional buffs based on the team composition. It's a fantastic weapon for characters used to trigger various Elemental Reactions.

How to get A Thousand Floating Dreams in Genshin Impact

A Thousand Floating Dreams is a limited weapon that can only be obtained whenever it's featured on rate-up in the Epitome Invocation banner, which you can pull on using Primogems and Intertwined Fates. As such, you need to wait for it to go on rotation and chart an Epitomized Path to guarantee the A Thousand Floating Dreams at the third pity.

Genshin Impact A Thousand Floating Dreams stats

  • Base Attack: 44-542
  • Substat: Elemental Mastery (58 to 265)
  • Passive: A Thousand Nights' Dawnsong—Party members other than the equipping character will provide the equipping character with buffs based on whether their Elemental Type is the same as the latter or not.
    • If their Elemental Types are the same, increase Elemental Mastery by 32/40/48/56/64. If not, increase the equipping character's Damage Bonus from their Elemental Type by 10/14/18/22/26 percent.
    • Each of the aforementioned effects can have up to three stacks. Additionally, all nearby party members other than the equipping character will have their Elemental Mastery increased by 40/42/44/46/48. Multiple such effects from multiple such weapons can stack.

Related: Genshin Impact Nahida farming guide

Genshin Impact A Thousand Floating Dreams Ascension cost & materials

Below are all the Ascension materials necessary for A Thousand Floating Dreams. They can be farmed from the following:

Ascension Phase 1


x10,000 Mora

x3 Fungal Spores

x5 Damaged Prism

x5 Oasis Garden's Reminiscence

Ascension Phase 2


x20,000 Mora

x12 Fungal Spores

x18 Damaged Prism

x5 Oasis Garden's Kindness

Ascension Phase 3


x30,000 Mora

x9 Luminescent Pollen

x9 Turbid Prism

x9 Oasis Garden's Kindness

Ascension Phase 4


x45,000 Mora

x14 Luminescent Pollen

x18 Turbid Prism

x5 Oasis Garden's Mourning

Ascension Phase 5


x55,000 Mora

x9 Crystalline Cyst Dust

x14 Radiant Prism

x9 Oasis Garden's Mourning

Ascension Phase 6


x65,000 Mora

x18 Crystalline Cyst Dust

x27 Radiant Prism

x6 Oasis Garden's Truth

Who can use A Thousand Floating Dreams in Genshin Impact

A Thousand Floating Dreams is a great weapon for characters who are reliant on Elemental Mastery for triggering Elemental Reactions. There are a lot of versatile catalyst users who can make use of this weapon so it's a great investment that can be transferred from one character to another. It's considered to be Nahida's signature weapon, but is not a 100 percent necessity in order to play her well. Characters who can use A Thousand Floating Dreams include:

Check out our guide on How to find a way to connect to Nahida’s consciousness in Genshin Impact – Jnagarbha Day to complete the Sumeru Archon Quest.

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