Genshin Impact is updated this September 1. The MiHoYo video game, one of the free-to-play most successful companies in the world today, you will experience a maintenance period this Wednesday on the occasion of version 2.1, an update called A moon over mortals. As usual, the Chinese study has clearly informed its users about the exact hours of the maintenance period, the next rewards and the rest of the details that should be highlighted; among them, the arrival of Aloy, protagonist of Horizon Zero Dawn and Horizon Forbidden West, as a playable character.
Genshin Impact maintenance date and time for version 2.1
Genshin Impact maintenance to welcome version 2.1 of the game will take place this Wednesday at 00:00, peninsular time of Spain; that is to say, in the early morning from Tuesday to Wednesday, for a period of five hours. “In order to give you a better gaming experience, the developers will carry out version update maintenance soon. Once the maintenance is complete, the version of the game will be updated ”, they explain.
After downloading the update we can continue playing as usual; but it is advisable not to try to play during those five hours to avoid possible loss or corrupted data.
How to update Genshin Impact on PC, iOS, Android, PS4 and PS5
Depending on the version of Genshin Impact that we have, the update process to version 2.1 varies:
- PC: Close the game, start the installer again and click “Update”.
- iOS: Access the App Store and click “Update”.
- Android: Enter the game and follow the prompts in the pop-up window to complete the update.
- PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5: Select Genshin Impact from the home screen, press the “OPTIONS” button and select “Check for update.”
Rewards for the maintenance period during update 2.1
MiHoYo will have a gesture with the players for the inconveniences caused by this update. The five hours of maintenance will be compensated with a total of 300 Protogemas; that is, at the rate of 60 Protogems for each hour of maintenance. Although the period may end before 05:00 (CEST), all players will receive their 300 Protogems.
Among all the novelties of the update, the new Teyvat fishing system stands out, new domains of the crusade in the Isla Narukami – Tenshukaku and new islands of Inazuma: Seirai Island and Watatsumi Island.
To play in the new islands of version 2.1 (Seirai Island and Watatsumi Island) it is necessary to have reached Adventure Rank 30 or higher and have completed the Archon mission «Chapter II, Act I: The immutable goddess and the eternal utopia ».
The new characters, which we will know in depth soon, are the following:
- Shogun Raiden, “the Entity of Euthymia” (Electro) 5 stars
- Kujou Sara, “the Blackfeather Archer” (Electro) 4 stars
- Sangonomiya Kokomi, “The Pearl of Wisdom” (Hydro) 5 stars
- Aloy, “the Savior of Another World” (Cryo) 5 stars
Genshin Impact, the hit free-to-play open-world action, RPG and exploration game, is available on PS4, PS5, PC, and iOS and Android mobile devices.
Source | MiHoYo