Following the pre-installation that went live earlier this week, Genshin Impact (Free) version 2.3 has now launched worldwide. Genshin Impact 2.3 ‘Shadows Amidst Snowstorms’ brings in Arataki Itto and Gorou, a new event ‘Shadows Amidst Snowstorms’, a new story and hangout quest, the Golden Wolflord monster appearing as a boss, and a lot more. Genshin Impact 2.2 recently brought in the Horizon Zero Dawn collaboration on non PlayStation platforms, 120fps on specific iOS devices, and more. Read about it here. If you pre-installed Genshin Impact 2.3 on iOS, Android, or PC, you will just have to wait a few seconds when you launch the game for it to verify and let you get back to playing. The PS5 and PS4 versions still don’t have pre-installation. The Wish Event reruns for Albedo and Eula also return with today’s update. Watch the Genshin Impact 2.3 ‘Shadows Amidst Snowstorms’ trailer below:
If you’ve not kept up with Genshin Impact news, today’s update also brings a new Wish Event type and an update to the Serenitea Pot System. Read about the new Wish Event type here. If you haven’t checked out Genshin Impact yet, you can download it for free on the App Store for iOS here and on Google Play for Android here. The PC version is available on the official website here and the Epic Games Store. If you play on iOS, with iOS 14.5 and iPadOS 14.5, you can now use PS5 and Xbox Series X|S controllers to play Genshin Impact. We featured Genshin Impact as our Game of the Week when it released and awarded it our 2020 Game of the Year. Have you been playing Genshin Impact recently and what would you like to see from it this year?