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Genshin Impact offering everyone a bonus gift following technical glitch

The Lunar New Year celebrations in Genshin Impact have become a little more generous than planned, with the free-to-play action-RPG offering all players a double of one of the gifts. A glitch with the game’s mail system meant some players received a duplicate of one of the daily Lantern Rite gifts, a bundle including one of the precious Intertwined Fate doodads which can unlock event characters and weapons. To make this right, developers Mihoyo are now offering everyone a duplicate. Read more

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Genshin Impact’s newest 2.4 update has gone live today

Adding a new Archon story quest, a new zone, and two new characters… This update is a monster. Genshin Impact’s latest update has dropped today, providing a much needed injection of new content into MiHoYo’s popular action RPG. Bringing significant story content ,as well as a range of new characters and an entirely new zone, it stands out as one of the game’s most significant updates for some time. The shining feature of the 2.4 update is Enkanomiya, a huge new expanse of islands found underneath the oceans around Inazuma. Here players can explore a vast new region filled with…

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Genshin Impact’s Energy Amplifier Fruition event is nearly here

Running from Christmas Eve to January 3, you’ll be able to take on the Deceitful domain for ample rewards A whole new event is going live in Genshin Impact tomorrow, called the Energy Amplifier Fruition event, which gives players who haven’t got a lot going on this holiday break a much needed time-sink. So for those of you out there looking for an opportunity to earn some rewards including primo gems, mora, and upgrade materials, this article will break down the event so that once it goes live you know exactly what’s in store. First things first, you need to…

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Tragic news for Genshin Impact players, Ayato Kamisato is not a horse

Following a joke from Genshin Impact leakers, a portion of the community believes a horse will be a future character. That’s not the case. If you’ve been watching Genshin Impact twitter, you may have caught word of an upcoming character – specifically Ayato – being a horse. Seriously.I mean, in a fantasy world with oni, talking birds, dragons, and Paimon, it certainly wouldn’t be too weird right? We’re sorry to inform you that this leak is totally fake, a joke blown up way out of proportion. In this article, we’ll break down the source of these hijinx, and how exactly…

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Yaoyao gameplay footage revealed in Genshin Impact leak

The final character from the original closed beta leaks has finally been found in-game We’ve got more leaks coming from Genshin Impact, this time it’s a long-awaited character we’ve been waiting for ever since the first ever closed beta for the game. We’re of course talking about Yaoyao, a dendro character who we’ve finally gotten an in-game look at. For those out of the loop, back in the first closed beta of the game a bunch of characters were leaked – including Thoma, Hu Tao, Kokomi and more. All of these initial leaked characters have made their way into the…

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Genshin Impact version 2.4 leaks – Enkanomiya, Lantern Rite, Windtrace and more!

Some of Genshin Impact’s most prolific leakers have been digging into the version 2.4 beta, uncovering some interesting details for curious players. Genshin Impact is known for being a lot of things. It’s known for its large and lovable cast, its genuinely quite beautiful open world, and of course players rolling away ludicrous amounts of money for rare characters. It’s also known for being a leaky ship, with a dedicated community of data miners and content leakers digging up tonnes of new content before its official reveal. With the release of the Genshin Impact version 2.3 update and the 2.4…

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Genshin Impact’s KFC glider event isn’t popular with the game’s biggest streamers

Starting November 25, Genshin Impact players will be able to buy a new glider with Twitch subscriptions. However, there’s some friction there. For all the Genshin Impact players out there with a place in their hearts for collecting gliders, you may have seen that the once China-exclusive KFC glider is coming to the West! However, rather than buying a bunch of chicken, obtaining said glider will require gifted subscriptions on Twitch. Sounds good right? Well, there’s a bit of controversy behind the scenes on the part of the Twitch streamers here. So for those who want to stay in the…

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Genshin Impact “Shadow of the Ancients” limited time quest goes live today

A new limited time event has come out for Genshin Impact has come out, that rewards primo gems and other goodies Genshin Impact has launched a new limited-time event called “Shadow of the Ancients” today. This three-stage event has you gather survey key locations and gather valuable data for Katheryne, before challenging the daunting Anomalous Model Ruin Grader. Players who take down this big ‘ol robot will receive a range of nice rewards, including primo gems you can blow desperately trying to get a 5-star Hu Tao. Which you’ll never get. Shadow of the Ancients is only around until November…

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The best Genshin Impact Sucrose build

Want to learn how to create the best Sucrose build in Genshin Impact? Anemo Catalyst user Sucrose is a bio-alchemist and the shy assistant of Albedo. Despite her timid personality, Anemo Catalyst user Sucrose is definitely not afraid to use her alchemical abilities in battle and serves as a 4-star substitute for 5-star Anemo characters like Venti and Kazuha — essentially, she’s a sub-DPS great at crowd control and applying the Swirl reaction. This guide will show you how to create the best Sucrose build in Genshin Impact. Below we’ll cover everything you need to know about Sucrose, including wishing,…

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Next Genshin Impact banner

When does Hu Tao’s rerun banner become available in Genshin Impact? Genshin Impact works on a gacha system, where players can spend various in-game and real-world currencies to Wish on a character’s banner in the hopes of obtaining a playable version of them. Read more

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The best Genshin Impact Razor build

Want to learn how to create the best Razor build in Genshin Impact? Raised by wolves and possessing a strong will to defend his clan, it’s no surprise that Electro Claymore Razor is a fierce fighter. He’s one of the best 4-stars in the game, and if you’re lucky enough to pull him at a low Adventure Rank, he’ll be able to carry you all the way to AR 55 thanks to the strong Physical DMG that makes him a great main DPS. This guide will show you how to create the best Razor build in Genshin Impact. Below we’ll…

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How to get a house in Genshin Impact: Serenitea Pot system explained

Wondering how to get a house in Genshin Impact? Genshin Impact’s Serenitea Pot system grants you the ability to decorate your own realm with characters, furniture, plants, rocks, and even pets. Some players have carefully crafted gardens with elegantly decorated houses. Other players have simply used their teapots to trap Venti in an empty room filled with animals — whatever you want to do with your house, we can’t judge. Whether you haven’t unlocked the housing system yet or you’re looking for ways to improve your Serenitea Pot, this guide will show you everything you need, including unlocking housing, placing…

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The best Genshin Impact Ganyu build

Want to learn how to create the best Ganyu build in Genshin Impact? As an emissary for the Liyue Qixing, Cryo Bow user Ganyu is quiet and composed, often prioritizing work over friendships. However, her adeptal heritage lends her a massive favor in battle, which is why the graceful Ganyu is one of our favorite characters and even earned a spot near the top of our tier list. This guide will show you how to create the best Ganyu build in Genshin Impact. Below we’ll cover everything you need to know about Ganyu, including wishing, weapons, artifacts, ascension materials, talents,…

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The best Genshin Impact Yanfei build

Want to learn how to create the best build for Yanfei in Genshin Impact? Animalistic demigod, maritime lawyer, Pyro Catalyst wielder — Genshin Impact‘s Yanfei certainly has a lot of plates spinning. This young polymath from Liyue has achieved a lot in a short time, so if you end up with her in your adventuring party, you’ll be unsurprised to learn that she performs best when leading the charge as your DPS main with the help of her trusty book of elemental power. It’s worth noting that Yanfei compares favourably to fellow Pyro Catalyst user Klee. While Klee undeniably outdoes…