Tuned to the World’s Sounds is a new Genshin Impact event that will reward participants with the Floral Zither. It is a new type of playable musical instrument. The event was announced via an official tweet, and detailed via the HoYoLab community site.
"Tuned to the World's Sounds" Event:
During the event, after completing Kazuha's special commission, you can use the instrument given to you by Kazuha to play ensemble pieces to obtain the gadget "Floral Zither", Primogems, and other rewards.#GenshinImpact pic.twitter.com/oI9NrvLYXI
— Genshin Impact (@GenshinImpact) October 13, 2021
According to the Genshin Impact event details page, the Floral Zither will be given to players by the character Kazuha following the completion of a special commission. Participation requires an Adventurer Rank over 30 and completion of the Chapter 2 Archon Quest “Wishes.” Over the course of seven days, players will travel to locations throughout Teyvat to play pieces of music alongside other characters.
Actually playing songs on the Floral Zither will be done in rhythm game fashion. Players will click or press buttons in time with the music and prompt patterns. A similar minigame debuted during the Genshin Impact Windblume event. It involved the Windsong Lyre gadget reward.
The songs played will have difficulty ratings, and players’ performances will be evaluated with a score. Attaining certain scores will net various rewards. Among them will be the Floral Zither, character talent level-up materials, character experience materials, and Primogems.
After being unlocked through the Genshin Impact event, the Floral Zither will be an equippable gadget. Like the Windsong Lyre, individual keys or buttons will correspond to notes. With it, players to play their own music and songs with practice.
Genshin Impact is immediately available on the PS4, PS5, Android devices, iOS devices, and PC. The Tuned to the World’s Sounds event will begin on October 15, 2021 and continue until October 25, 2021.