Phase 3

Requiem for the Forgotten

Recap

After lending her strength to Kiana to defeat the Herrscher of Domination, Mei returns to World Serpent. Mei thinks she discovered something peculiar about the Will of the Honkai, and approaches Kevin with questions about World Serpent and the Honkai.

Manga

Divine Key: Key of the Void

This is another chapter that was oddly never translated. There is a fan translation though: Mangadex

Animation

Elysian Realm

A special kind of prologue animatic for Elysian Realm.

CN Version

JP Version

Trailers

CN trailer

JP trailer

Elysian Realm

Chapter 1: In the Infinite Shadow
  1. The main chapter is played by going through a series of tasks.
  2. After completing a run of at least 5 floors, new dialogue unlocks. It counts towards completion.
  3. Remembrance Vessels are upgraded with a currency. Always upgrade them ASAP, they are story essential.
  4. Always read the recollection logs as soon as they unlock. They contain essential plot information, and are purposely revealed in a certain order.
  5. Try to reach 100% chapter completion and max out your Remembrance Vessels as far as you can before moving on.

Thus Spoke Apocalypse

Chapter 25 EX: Immortal Blades

For whatever nonsensical reason, this chapter is somewhat hidden. Click the little blue button below the chapter 26 button.

Don’t forget to click the small archives in the story menu. They contain relevant scenes.

Note: The animation CGs are available in the game (Japanese only).
Youtube versions will be linked below. Don’t check them out until you’re certain you’ve reached these points in the story.

Note: This is a trailer for the next story arc. Arc trailers do not necessarily represent the events within that arc. They are merely for flavour.


Pre-Revelation

Animation

Trailers

Elysian Realm

Chapter 2: To the Other Me
  1. The main chapter is played by going through a series of tasks.
  2. After completing a run of at least 5 floors, new dialogue unlocks. It counts towards completion.
  3. Remembrance Vessels are upgraded with a currency. Always upgrade them ASAP, they are story essential.
  4. Always read the recollection logs as soon as they unlock. They contain essential plot information, and are purposely revealed in a certain order.
  5. Try to reach 100% chapter completion and max out your Remembrance Vessels as far as you can before moving on.

Animation

Walk in the Woods

Watch AFTER completing Elysian Realm Chapter 2

CN Version

JP Version

Chibi Animation

Mobius’s Lab

Watch AFTER completing Elysian Realm Chapter 2

This is an animated short that was originally released as a web event. This one is properly voiced on the official upload. (CN only)

Apocalypse

Recap

After a hard battle, the team was finally able to take some time to hold a funeral for Himeko. Meanwhile, Otto has set a new plan in motion

Short

Winter Wishes

Thus Spoke Apocalypse

Chapter 26: The Birth of Tragedy

Note: Throughout this mode you will also unlock extra files and cutscenes, as well as side quests in the world. These are also plot relevant, so don’t forget to read them before you start the next chapter.

Thus Spoke Apocalypse

Chapter 27: Dusk of the Fool

Note: Throughout this mode you will also unlock extra files and cutscenes, as well as side quests in the world. These are also plot relevant, so don’t forget to read them. Try and do all the side quests as soon as they become available.

Thus Spoke Apocalypse

Chapter 28: Beyond Will | Act I-II

Complete the first two acts of Chapter 28. An act ends when the game sends you back to the map before continuing.

Note: When unlocking this chapter, you will also unlock ‘Interstice’. Don’t start that immediately.

Thus Spoke Apocalypse

Chapter 28: Beyond Will | Interstice

At the top right of the menu with the map, you’ll find Interstice. Go there to unlock and play through Rita’s side of the story.
You’ll unlock these parts as you go.

Animation

Forever Stay True to Yourself

Chibi Animation

Forgotten Diary

A web event that came out with the chapter. This here is a recording. We use a button to avoid spoilers from the thumbnail.

Voiced version was taken down. We will add a new voiced version if we find the footage.

Thus Spoke Apocalypse

Chapter 28: Beyond Will | Act III-IV

Now you can safely complete the chapter by finishing the final two acts.

Don’t forget to make sure you finish all the side quests as soon as they become available.

Note: The animation CGs are available in the game (Japanese only).
Youtube versions will be linked below. Don’t check them out until you’re certain you’ve reached these points in the story.


Thus Spoke Apocalypse

Animation


Song

IRAS 17514

Song

Regression

Recap

Equinox Crusade

Recap

Otto Apocalypse

Animation

Winter Memories

Trailers

APHO2: Stars Above Drowned Lands

Recap

The squad entered battle against a large monster, and met the mysterious masked blond man. Mei’s powers were spent, and our protagonist overtaxed his body. Though the creature was defeated, the danger is not gone.

Animation

A Post Honkai Odyssey Teaser

Song

Oracle

Special

APHO2 Gameplay explained, with Hanser

Animation

The Legend of Bron

A Post Honkai Odyssey

Stars Above Drowned Lands | Starting Missions

You can play APHO 2 now at any pace you like. You don’t need to look to the rest of the guide for this mode. There will be some lore connections, but the order in which you get those doesn’t matter much.

Just start the adventure and continue playing until you unlock the JUKEBOX. This thing will allow you to replay the Prologue, which was originally an event.

A Post Honkai Odyssey

Chapter 2 Prologue: Before Starfall

When you have unlocked the JUKEBOX in APHO2, go to the device and enter the menu. At the bottom, click ‘The Story Before’.

A Post Honkai Odyssey

Stars Above Drowned Lands | to completion

Now that you’ve played the prologue, you can safely play the chapter to completion.

Special Events

These events take place in alternate timelines. Reading them is optional.

Regrets and Reminiscence

Recap

Raiden Mei still has many questions. After her encounter with the Will of the Honkai, she returns to the Elysian Realm with the intent to dive deeper into the history of the Previous Era’s final days.

Recap

Global Server 4th anniversary lookback

Animation

Into the Deep

A special kind of prologue animatic for Elysian Realm chapter 3

CN Version (fan upload)

JP Version

Trailers

Elysian Realm

Chapter 3: May Time Halt for This Moment and May Tomorrow…
  1. The main chapter is played by going through a series of tasks.
  2. After completing a run of at least 5 floors, new dialogue unlocks. It counts towards completion.
  3. Remembrance Vessels are upgraded with a currency. Always upgrade them ASAP, they are story essential.
  4. Always read the recollection logs as soon as they unlock. They contain essential plot information, and are purposely revealed in a certain order.
  5. Try to reach 100% chapter completion and max out your Remembrance Vessels as far as you can before moving on.

Special

Reverist Calico Trailer

A special character feature for Pardofelis.

JP Version

Chibi Animation

Rrring! Pardofelis’ class is starting!

CN Version

Chibi Animation

Elysian Anecdotes

JP Version

Animation

Disciplinary Perdition

CN Version (Fan Upload)

JP Version

Chibi Animation

Aponia’s Counseling Room

This is an animated short that was originally released as a web event. This one is properly voiced on the official upload. (CN only)

CN Version

Special

Kalpas, why is it you again?!

Before Chapter 3 released, the UI for Elysian Realm was different. With the release of Chapter 3, they gave us this animation to help make sense of the new UI.

Trailers

Heroes

Recap

Deep under the many layers of mystery, the Realm hides even greater secrets. Determined to learn the truth from Elysia, Mei steps into a place no other visitor has gone to.

To the Flawless

Chapter 29: Tochter aus Elysium

Don’t forget to make sure you finish all the side quests as soon as they become available.

Secret

hoyo.link/chatroomunknown

EP Music

Into the Memories

Trailers

Special

Griseo wants to paint with you

Only the Chinese version is voiced.

Chibi Animation

Griseo in Wonderland

Only the Chinese version is voiced.

To the Flawless

Chapter 30: Marcia Funebre

Don’t forget to make sure you finish all the side quests as soon as they become available.

Trailers

Animation

Rehearsal

Chinese version will be added when available.

JP Version

Chibi Animation

Vill-V’s Magic Tour

Only the Chinese version is voiced.

To the Flawless

Chapter 31: Because of You

Don’t forget to make sure you finish all the side quests as soon as they become available.


Because of You

Animation


Song

TruE (Music Video)

Song

TruE

Song

TruE (Ending Version)

Trailers

Animation

Elysia’s Makeup Class

Chinese version will be added when available.

JP Version

Chibi Animation

Elysia’s Sweet Afternoon Tea

Only the CN Version is voiced.

Special Events

These events take place in alternate timelines. Reading them is optional.

Dreamy Euphony Concert

Recap

The future breaking out of shade from the past still ablaze.

Concert: Dreamy Euphony

Completing Chapter 31 before watching this is heavily advised.

Special Animation Trailer
The Concert (JP voices)
Behind the Scenes: Production

Congratulations: You are now caught up.
(Note: This guide can be slightly behind the game)

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