2.0 confirmed, along with PlayStation and miHoyo account links
The Genshin Impact “ 2.0 ” pour doesn ’ thymine need quotes anymore, as it was fully confirmed this morning on Twitch. After opening up with a adorable piano medley that took plaza in a live diversion of an area from the game, Dawei opened the stream and teased what it had in storehouse. Inazuma was reconfirmed and the update was titled “ 2.0, ” and we got to see the region in the stream. here ’ s a Genshin Impact current recapitulate .
The update is called “The Immovable God and the Eternal Euthymia,” and will arrive with “Act II: Stillness, Sublimation of Shadow” at the same time on July 21 .
We besides got a look at the characters of Kamisato Ayaka, Yoimiya, and Sayu. These were teased recently. And we got a look at Yae in-game.
Inazuma was shown in detail
During the pour the miHoYo development team shared why they can work on the game so quickly : with a large concenter on the communication process and an open agency style concept. A developer explains that the designers researched real fight styles for Tartaglia ’ mho animations, and were able to cursorily solve issues like cape clipping with the vivification team .
The Inazuma region was a “ challenge ” because of the pace of the publish of the honest-to-god regions ; in the sense that the team wanted people to fully explore the honest-to-god ones beginning. then they needed to create a clear root for Inazuma, which centers around Electro, and has a wholly different vibration than the ones before it. Learning from the past, the team comments : “ we ’ ve abandoned some of the challenges that require players to use certain characters. ” Yes !
The new big theme is Electro
adjacent in the Genshin Impact 2.0 stream was a admonisher that the “ Taste of Summer ” sports fan art contest is afoot, followed by a segment on the game ’ s lore from head writer Xiao Luohao in a real number tea room inspired by the game .
They tease the Komore Teahouse, an invite-only single localization with an alleged curse forcing you to work there constantly : highlighting the “ urban legends ” aspect of the area. Inazuma will feature classifiable Electro-styled collectibles excessively with its plant life .
We got a look at the roadmap
Near the end of the flow we got a undefined roadmap of events coming to the Inazuma region, adenine well as the farming/plant system .
There will be a five star weapon banner forgiveness system of sorts : where you can choose your weapon after a specific come of pulls .
PlayStation accounts and miHoYo accounts can also be linked following the release of the update! Yes, that means cross-progression for PC, mobile, PS4, and PS5.
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Wrapping up our Genshin Impact stream recapitulation, a full television encore will be provided at 12PM ET on the game ’ s YouTube channel. Or, you can check out the game ’ s official Twitter account for a few clips .
Or this shorter preview here :
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