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Genshin Impact - Genshin Impact on PlayStation 5 Release Date and News

This is a news article for Genshin Impact's PS5 release on April 28th, 2021. Learn about Genshin Impact's PS5 release date, cross-play support, PS5 gameplay, Qingyun Peak exclusive, and other news here!

Genshin Impact PlayStation 5 Release Date

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Genshin Impact PS5 Release Date

Release Date April 28, 2021

Genshin Impact is already available on the PS5! The game was released on the PS5 on April 28 2021, along with the Version 1.5 Update.

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Overall Improved Performance

Genshin Impact was released on the PS5 with improved visuals, faster loading time, and DualSense controller support! MiHoYo has even uploaded a video to explain how they managed to fit in all these improvements.

PS5 Improvements Video Explanation

Faster Loading Screen

Genshin - PS5 Faster Loading Screen
MiHoYo claims that with the PS5's SSD and their custom file-loading system, teleporting will only take a few seconds to load. Players might even see this improvement when joining other worlds in Co Op Mode!

Greatly Improved Visuals

MiHoyo encourages players to look closely at their surroundings on the PS5! An all-new graphics library has helped them bring more detail into Genshin Impact, greatly improving game world visuals. PS5 players can now enjoy the world of Teyvat in native 4k resolution!

Genshin Impact PS5 Exclusive Features

Genshin - PS5 Exclusive Qingyun Peak

Exclusive Version of Qingyun Peak

In addition to gameplay improvements, PS5 players will experience an exclusive makeover of Qingyun Peak! This section will have more information once the PS5 exclusive surprise soon.

Genshin Impact PlayStation 5 Cross-Save

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Is Cross-Save be available on the PS5?

We will update this section once we have more information on Genshin Impact's cross-save function!

Cross Saves & Cross-Progression Guide

Genshin Impact PlayStation 5 Gameplay

Genshin Impact - PS5 Crossplay and Gameplay

Genshin Impact PS5 Cross-Play

We will update this section once we have more information on Genshin Impact's cross-play function!

Genshin Impact Cross-Play Guide

PS5 Gameplay Footage

From the looks of the gameplay footage, Genshin Impact runs pretty smoothly on the PS5. That was one speedy loading screen!

When is Genshin Impact Coming to Switch?

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Genshin Impact Switch Release

Genshin Impact's release on the Nintendo Switch was announced as ''Coming Soon'' but no follow-up to the announcement has been made. Take a look at our Nintendo Switch article for known information regarding the Switch release:

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