Starfield: Visit the Shanghai Landmark

Image showing the Shanghai Snow Globe location.

Starfield is full of planets to visit, but one of the most interesting is Earth. Players can visit many popular locations on Earth as part of special activities, and one of these special locations is the remains of the Shanghai Tower. To learn how to visit the location and get the Snow Globe there, see our Starfield visit the Shanghai Landmark guide below.

How to Start the Visit the Shanghai Landmark Activity in Starfield

Image showing the location of the Essentials of Modern Macroeconomics book in Starfield.
The book, Essentials of Modern Macroeconomics, is in the classroom by the whiteboard.

To activate the Shanghai Landmark Activity in Starfield, players must track down a specific book called Essentials of Modern Macroeconomics. To acquire this book players must dock and visit the ECS Constant which is floating around Porrima II in the Porrima star system (northeast of Volii).

Upon docking with this ship you will begin the side quest called First Contact. You do not need to complete this side quest to get the book. Simply board the ship and use the lift to visit the Residential level. On this level go through the Mess Hall to the classroom lift. Use the left then enter the classroom on your left. Grab the copy of Essentials of Modern Macroeconomics from in front of the whiteboard.

Once you’ve acquired a copy of Essentials of Modern Macroeconomics you will immediately trigger the Visit the Shanghai Landmark activity. To complete this activity you must visit the landmark and collect the snow globe there.

Where to Find the Shanghai Snow Globe in Starfield

The Shanghai Snow Globe is located at the Shanghai Landmark on Earth in the Sol system. Your map automatically marks this location for you to visit when you obtain Essentials of Modern Macroeconomics. Go to the marked location and over to the ruins of the Shanghai Tower. Make your way over to the side of it and look for the snow globe sitting on debris there.

This is just one among several landmarks that players can discover on Earth. Make sure to refer to our comprehensive Earth Landmark guide to locate all ten of them along with their corresponding Snow Globes.

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