Genshin Impact Version 2.8, Summer Fantasia, will release on July 13, 2022, according to a recent announcement by the international interactive entertainment company HoYoverse. Once more, the Golden Apple Archipelago will welcome visitors with fresh locations, captivating stories, interesting puzzles and riches, and a variety of island activities.
In the meantime, Shikanoin Heizou, Kaedahara Kazuha, and a number of other old acquaintances will be making a return while Diluc and Fischl will be sporting fresh looks in their new uniforms.
Genshin Impact Version 2.8 to feature Summertime Odyssey seasonal event
The significant Summertime Odyssey seasonal event will begin in the upcoming update with Fischl, Xinyan, Kaedahara Kazuha, and Mona. With the addition of new realms, extensive exploration gameplay, more treasure chests, and unexpected narratives concerning the Traveler’s friends, the Golden Apple Archipelago has experienced a significant transformation. The four-star playable character Fischl may then be available for free recruitment to those who complete these amazing adventures.
Whether a player travels alone or with pals, the Golden Apple Archipelago also provides rejuvenating island activities. Players can redeem Fischl’s new costume and special conches containing tales and messages during the Resonating Visions event. Players can set sail with companions and conquer numerous challenges at sea in the most recent co-op event, Reminiscent Regimen.
Genshin Impact Version 2.8 brings new characters and outfits
On land, Diluc, Kaedehara Kazuha, and the newly playable Shikanoin Heizou, a four-star ship, will each receive events and tales of their own. Diluc will receive a new look, new idle animation, and new effects, which will be offered in-store for a short period of time at a discounted price. The costume also has a backstory, which is revealed during the Hidden Strife task.
Since the first chapter of Kaedehara Kazuha’s Story Quest will soon be released, he is also prepared to share more about himself. Additionally, Genshin Impact Version 2.8 will release his companion Shikanoin Heizou, a young prodigy crime solver for the Tenryu Commission. And in his Hangout Event, Heizou invites players to join him in pretending to be a detective for the day.
Shikanoin Heizou stands out in a battle for being the game’s first melee catalyst user. He can employ strong kicks and strikes to deal Ameno damage, and he may even deal bonus elemental damage to enemies under the effects of Hydro, Pyro, Cryo, or Electro. In the initial stages of Version 2.8, Heizou will be available in the EventWishes of Kaedehara Kazuha’s and Klee’s rerun. Yoimiya’s Event Wish will be offered in the update’s latter stages.