Image Courtesy of @GenshinImpact via Twitter

To all fans, a new update is coming your way. Last July 2, Genshin Impact revealed all exclusive details about the 2.8 version on their Special Program Preview live. We got you covered from what we know so far.

What to look forward to in Genshin Impact 2.8?

Genshin Impact’s upcoming 2.8 version is called  Summer Fantasia “The height of summer is a wonderful time of the year, and there are always many strange, interesting events taking place.”

This new version has introduced a new location, character, event, soundtrack, skins, banners, and more.

You can watch its official trailer here.

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Image Courtesy of @GenshinImpact via Twitter
  • New Location

Take a look at the new stunning location in Genshin Impact called Sumeru.

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Screengrab Courtesy of Version 2.8 Special Program|Genshin Impact via YouTube
  • New character

Shikanoin Heizou is going to be the latest character addition and is set to be the detective. The voice actor behind Shikanoin Heizou is Kieran Regan as he proudly announced it on Twitter.

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Screengrab Courtesy of Version 2.8 Special Program|Genshin Impact via YouTube

  • New Event

Summertime Odyssey is the new event coming for the latest version.

“As summer comes into its own, Fishcl receives an important missive and departs with everyone in tow to begin another marvelous sojourn.”

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Screengrab Courtesy of Version 2.8 “Summer Fantasia” Trailer | Genshin Impact via YouTube
  • New soundtrack

Hear a new soundtrack from Genshin Impact with its Commemorative OST Album “The Shimmering Voyage 2.0”

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Screengrab Courtesy of Version 2.8 Special Program|Genshin Impact via YouTube
  • Fischl and Diluc new skins

New cool four-star skins are set for characters Fischl and Diluc.

Screengrab Courtesy of Version 2.8 “Summer Fantasia” Trailer | Genshin Impact via YouTube
Screengrab Courtesy of Version 2.8 “Summer Fantasia” Trailer | Genshin Impact via YouTube
  • New banners

These are the new banners coming soon in Genshin Impact 2.8.

Screengrab Courtesy of Version 2.8 Special Program|Genshin Impact via YouTube

To know more about the upcoming Genshin Impact 2.8, you may watch it here.

When is the release date of Genshin Impact 2.8?

The release date for the of 2.8 version is set for July 13, Wednesday this year. The update is going to be available on iOS, Android, PC, PS4, and PS5.

We only have more than a week to finally see this new version of Genshin Impact. As it slowly comes, check out their official social media accounts for possible exclusive news from them.

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