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Genshin Impact update version 2.3 brings a new boss for you to beat. Check out how to defeat Golden Wolflord.

Genshin Impact update 2.3 is out and it brings a new boss the Golden Wolflord. It also goes by the name “Nameless King of the Rift“. The leader of the Rifthound has hailed from the dark world. And his wolf pack has improved after the previous defeat. They have selected a desert island for their king to rise. So without further ado let us check how to beat Golden Wolflord in Genshin Impact. Also, learn the its location and the best-recommended characters to beat it.

How to Beat Golden Wolflord in Genshin Impact


how to defeat golden wolflord in genshin impact

There are two basic but very helpful tips that you should remember when fighting Golden Wolflord. The first is to avoid attacks. These are all the attacks that Golden Wolflord uses.

  • Skull Strike
  • Tornado
  • Ramming Attack
  • Rifthound Minion (Spawn, Stun, and Projectiles)
  • Sweep
  • Earthshaking Dive
  • Laser Beam


If you are alert and careful then you should be able to dodge them with ease. The next important and basic tip is to time your attacks. You can attack the boss when it prepares its attack or is in the middle of an attack. For example, in the case of the Laser beam attack, you can attack it on the side or back with a melee character while it launches the beam from its mouth.

It is recommended to initially just learn its attack pattern and avoid attacking at all. Once you understand all the openings and when to attack you should be able to deal massive damage in no time.

After you chip away 1/3rd of his health the Golden Wolflord will get a shield. You can destroy this shield by breaking the three Rifthound Skulls. And throughout the fight try dealing Geo damage to it. The Rifthound Skulls also deal projectile damage. Also during the Shield phase, the Wolflord will use an AoE attack that covers most of the battlefield. So during this attack try to run outwards to be able to dodge it easily


When you break all three skulls the boss falls on the ground for a long time. Use this chance to chip away as much health as you can.

Repeat avoid getting hit and attacking when you find an opening and you should beat him in no time.

Best Recommended Characters that you can use to beat Golden Wolflord


Since Wolflord will be in the air most of the time. It is best if you avoid fighting using Melee characters. So for you to beat him the best characters are ranged characters. And the best character for this battle is Ningguang. Not only because she uses Catalyst attacks but also uses Geo. You could also use Ganyu for her ranged attacks but remember that she is Cyro. And if you are insistent on using a melee character then you can go with Zhongli as he uses Geo. Gorou is also a good choice, only that it hasn’t been released at the time of writing this article. But if you happen to read this article and Gorou has launched then that is also an excellent choice for this battle.

Where to find Golden Wolflord in Genshin Impact

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You can refer to the above image for the exact location of the Golden Wolflord in Genshin Impact. You can find it on the Tsurumi island, south of Mountain Kanna in the Inazuma region. Thanks to Map Genie for their interactive maps.

That covers everything you need to know about how to defeat Golden Wolflord in Genshin Impact and its location. If you like playing Genshin impact then be sure to check our other guides on update 2.3 best character tier list and how to get through the mist in Genshin Impact.