Genshin Impact - Kamisato Siblings
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Genshin Impact’s livestream announcing the 2.6 update took place on March 18. The livestream revealed Kamisato Ayato’s banner that drops alongside a certain archon’s rerun. Furthermore, the 2.6 update is expected to drop on March 30.

Genshin Impact 2.6 – Zephyr of the Violet Garden

In this patch, travelers can take part in celebrating the Magnificent Irodori Festival. This festival takes place in Inazuma and centers around the Kamisato siblings. Although it is set in Inazuma, travelers caught sight of certain characters from Mondstadt and Liyue taking part in the festivities.

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Characters like Albedo, Klee, Venti, and Xingqiu are present in some of the sneak peeks. Moreover, travelers can get Xingqiu for free by completing certain minigames during the event period.

Travelers can finally explore The Chasm and reveal its secrets

The Chasm is one of the most anticipated regions in Genshin Impact. And after countless leaks about the area, travelers can see for themselves what mysteries lie in the depths of The Chasm. Moreover, a new world boss, Ruin Serpent is dropping in patch 2.6 and travelers can find it in The Chasm.

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A new Archon Quest called “Requiem of the Echoing Depths” is also releasing in this new update. This quest comes after the Abyss Order stirs up some trouble once more for the people of Teyvat. Moreover, travelers meet again with Dainsleif who last appeared in the game almost a year ago.

The 2.6 update also introduces a new artifact set that is fitting for Xiao. And finally, Venti is getting a long-awaited rerun this update. His banner drops alongside Ayato’s while Ayaka is getting her own rerun in Phase 2 of 2.6. Stock up on those Primogems, travelers!

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