Genshin Impact

Genshin Impact is a magical open-world action role-playing game with a strong anime aesthetic. Here's how to get started, learn the basics, and thrive in the world of Teyvat with the help of our tips, tricks, guides, and walkthroughs for the game's many updates and events.

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Genshin Impact Yelan release date, leaks, rumors, and Fu Hua connection

Look to the future.

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Everything you need to know about the Genshin Impact Baal Banner

Baal to be wild.

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Everything you need to know about Yae Miko in Genshin Impact

God’s Plan.

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Everything you need to know about the Genshin Impact Yoimiya Banner

Avert your eyes.

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5 items to farm now for Aloy's arrival in 'Genshin Impact'

The archer will be free for all players.

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'Genshin Impact' Baal materials: 4 items to farm ASAP for Raiden Shogun

Baal is joining 'Genshin Impact' next patch, but you can start farming her materials right now. Here's what you need to get.

Crossover

Genshin Impact Aloy release date and Horizon Zero Dawn crossover details

The hero from Horizon Zero Dawn is coming to Genshin.

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Everything you need to know about Genshin Impact’s Ayaka Banner

Stay frosty.

Inazuma

Everything you need to know about Thoma in Genshin Impact

Drop the S!

Inazuma

Genshin Impact Inazuma leak reveals 7 new characters coming after 1.6 update

Along with new artifacts, regional variants, and more

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Everything you need to know about Genshin Impact’s Eula Banner

Is this Banner right for you?

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Everything you need to know about the Genshin Impact 1.5 Zhongli Banner

Zhongli fills me with Zhon-glee!

Best Builds
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This Genshin Impact Sayu build makes her an essential support

This four-star is a solid free-to-play option.

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One Genshin Impact Eula build elevates her from zero to amazing

Cold wind strikes.

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The best Genshin Impact Rosaria Build lets you win with a single button

This killer has no chill ... and will stab everyone.

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Hu Tao build transforms Genshin Impact's worst hero into a formidable ally

Give Hu Tao the tools to be spooky.

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Beidou damage-dealer build will make your Genshin Impact team unstoppable

An Electric personality

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1 amazing Noelle build makes her crucial to any Genshin Impact party

Stone-cold swordperson.

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This Genshin Impact build transforms Xiangling into a lethal Pyro support

Turn up the heat.

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Best weapons and artifacts for Albedo, Genshin Impact's newest five-star

Maybe Geo isn't so useless anymore.

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Overpowered Xinyan build can incinerate everything in Genshin Impact

How to start the fire with Xinyan

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Overpowered Zhongli build redeems Genshin Impact's most useless element

Transforming Zhongli into your party's biggest boon.

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1 ideal Sucrose build makes her Genshin Impact's most undervalued character

She's so much more than discount Venti.

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Use this Xingqiu build in Genshin Impact to make your team unstoppable

The most resourceful support character in the game is a real asset.

Game Updates
Update

Here's exactly when you can play Genshin Impact Version 2.1

Is it ready?

Watch

Here's exactly when to watch the Genshin Impact Version 2.1 livestream

Time is of the essence.

Update

Here's exactly when you can play Genshin Impact Version 2.0

The Genshin go time.

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Everything you need to know about Genshin Impact Version 2.0

Skoot to Inazuma!

Livestream

Here's exactly when to watch the Genshin Impact Version 2.0 livestream

When is it going down?

Update

Here's exactly when you can play Genshin Impact Version 1.6

New Banners, new heroes, and a new location.

New World

Everything you need to know about Genshin Impact's archipelago

What is this place?

Inverse Codex

Everything you need to know about Genshin Impact Version 1.6

Start your path to a new world.

Livestream

Here's exactly when to watch the Genshin Impact Version 1.6 livestream

Get your Genshin on.

Update

Here's exactly when you can play Genshin Impact version 1.5

New banners, new heroes, and more goodies too.

It's here

Exclusive: 6 gorgeous pieces of Genshin Impact Inazuma concept art

A sneak peek at the upcoming region.

Livestream

Here's exactly when to watch the Genshin Impact Version 1.5 livestream

Watch what Genshin’s live.

All Guides
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Genshin Impact Lunar Realm event: Farm the 6 best fishing spots ASAP

You’ve only got a few days.

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6 essential items to farm for Thoma in Genshin Impact

Get ready for some hot stuff.

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How to unlock “The Catch” Polearm in Genshin Impact

Stab with the fishes.

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'Genshin Impact' fishing spots: 27 locations, respawn times, and how to fish

Fishing has arrived in 'Genshin Impact.' By catching the water waggers you can gain powerful rewards. Here's everywhere you can fish.

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Everything you need to know about the Genshin Impact Baal Banner

Baal to be wild.

Watch

Here's exactly when to watch the Genshin Impact Version 2.1 livestream

Time is of the essence.

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This Genshin Impact Sayu build makes her an essential support

This four-star is a solid free-to-play option.

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Everything you need to know about the Genshin Impact Yoimiya Banner

Avert your eyes.

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'Genshin Impact' Yoimiya banner: 7 items to farm for the Pyro bow character

If you're waiting for Inazuma's premiere firework specialist, Yoimiya to join 'Genshin Impact,' make sure to farm these items.

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Unlock the elusive Who Let the Dogs Out achievement in Genshin Impact

Good boy.

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How to use Elemental Reactions to deal maximum damage in Genshin Impact

Master of your domain.

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5 items to farm now for Aloy's arrival in 'Genshin Impact'

The archer will be free for all players.