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Genshin Impact - Genshin Impact 2.2 Release Date and Patch Notes
Update 2.2 of Genshin Impact was released on October 13, 2021. Learn about Thoma's release, Childe and Hutao's 2.2 banners, four new weapons, five events, four new enemies, the new Tsurumi Island, and other information in this Version 2.2 guide!

Genshin Impact 2.2 Release Date

Genshin Impact Version 2.2
Genshin - 2.2 Into the Perilous Labyrinth
Release Date October 13, 2021

Version 2.2 Release Date

Genshin Impact Update 2.2 was released on October 13, 2021. It features Thoma's release, Childe and Hu Tao's rerun, Aloy's release on all platforms, 4 new weapons, 5 events, 4 new enemies, the new Tsurumi Island, and other new content!

Update 2.2 Livestream

Genshin Impact - 2.2 Livestream

2.2 Livestream Dates

Server Release Date
North America October 3, 2021 7:00 AM (UTC/GMT -5)
Europe October 3, 2021 1:00 PM (UTC/GMT +1)
Asia October 3, 2021 8:00 PM (UTC/GMT +8)
TW, HK, MO October 3, 2021 8:00 PM (UTC/GMT +8)

Take a look at our Livestream and Special Program summary for all available information on the livestream, as well as instructions on how to watch it:
Go to Livestream Summary

Genshin Impact 2.2 Summary

All New Content in Version 2.2

Redeem Codes
All Servers (EXPIRED)
China Server (EXPIRED)
New Characters
Genshin - Thoma Icon Thoma Genshin - Tartaglia Icon Tartaglia Genshin - Hu Tao Icon Hu Tao Genshin - Aloy Icon Aloy
New Weapons & Items
New Quests
New Events
Shadow of the Ancients Dreams of Bloom
To the World's Sounds Labyrinth Warriors
New Enemies
Rifthound Enemies (and Corrosion Mechanic)
New Areas
Tsurumi Island Inazuma Realm Layout

Genshin Impact 2.2 Banners

Version 2.2 Banners

Banner Dates & Characters
Genshin Impact - Farewell of Snezhnaya GachaFarewell of Snezhnaya Oct. 13 ~ Nov. 2, 2021
Tartaglia ImageYanfei ImageNingguang ImageChongyun Image
Genshin Impact - Moment of Bloom GachaMoment of Bloom Nov. 2 ~ Nov. 23, 2021
Hu Tao ImageThoma Image Genshin - Banner Character TBDGenshin - Banner Character TBD
Genshin Impact - Epitome Invocation GachaEpitome Invocation Phase 1: Oct. 13 ~ Nov. 2
Genshin - Memory of Dust ImageGenshin - Polar Star ImageGenshin - Akuoumaru Image
Genshin - Favonius Sword ImageGenshin - Favonius Lance ImageGenshin - Eye of Perception ImageGenshin - Rust Image

Phase 2: Nov. 2 ~ Nov. 23
Genshin - Staff of Homa ImageGenshin - Elegy for the End ImageGenshin - Sacrificial Sword ImageGenshin - Rainslasher ImageGenshin - The Widsith ImageGenshin - WavebreakerGenshin - Mouun

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Genshin Impact 2.2. Characters

All Characters in Update 2.2

Character Element Weapon
Aloy Image Aloy (5★)
Hu Tao Image Hu Tao (5★)
Tartaglia Image Tartaglia (5★)
Thoma Image Thoma (4★)

Aloy is now released on all platforms!

After Version 2.2 went live, Aloy was finally made available for players on all platforms, but only until the next version update! Learn how to build your free Cryo 5-star here:
Aloy Rating & Best Builds

Genshin Impact 2.2 Equipment

All New Weapons in Update 2.2

Akuoumaru Image Akuoumaru (Claymore)

List of All Weapons

Other New 2.2 Items

New Gadgets

Other New Items
Genshin - Soba Noodles ImageSoba Noodles Genshin - Berry Mizu Manjuu ImageBerry Mizu Manjuu Genshin - Wakatakeni ImageWakatakeni
Genshin - Radish and Fish Stew ImageRadish and Fish Stew Genshin - "Warmth" Image"Warmth" Genshin - Concealed Claw ImageConcealed Claw

Genshin Impact 2.2 Locations

Tsurumi Island in Inazuma

Tsurumi Island is the sixth and final island in the Inazuma Region. Players can finally reach 100% exploration once they unlock the new island!
Inazuma Map Guide

A New Domain in Tsurumi Island

Genshin Impact - Moshiri Kara Domain Guide
In addition to the features of Tsurumi Island, we'll be getting a new One-Time Domain in Inazuma! The domain, Moshiri Kara, is a mansion set up somewhere in the Sea of Fog.

You need to be AR 40 or above to challenge this Domain. Once completed, you'll be rewarded with Primogems and Electro Sigils!
Moshiri Kara Domain Guide

Genshin Impact 2.2 Quests

All New Quests in Update 2.2

Quest Name Type

All Quests and Quest Types

Genshin Impact 2.2 Events

New 2.2 Events

Event Event Info
Genshin - Labyrinth Warriors Event InfoLabyrinth Warriors A domain event where you can get a free Xinyan!
Genshin - 2.2 Shadow of the AncientsShadow of the Ancients A research event where you fight buffed monsters in three phases!
Genshin - 2.2 Turned to the WorldTuned to the World's Sounds A musical event with updated rhythm gameplay!
Genshin - 2.2 Dreams of BloomDreams of Bloom A new Gardening event. You can grow new Flower Seeds in multiple colors!
Genshin - 2.2 Ley Line of OverflowLey Line Overflow A 2.2 rerun of Ley Line Overflow. You get the chance to double Ley Line rewards during the event!

List of Current & Upcoming Events

Genshin Impact 2.2 Enemies

New Rifthound Enemies

List of 2.2 Livestream Enemies
Rockfond Rifthound Whelp Rockfond Rifthound
Thundercraven Rifthound Whelp Thundercraven Rifthound

These new enemies will deal ''corrosion,'' which ignores your character's shields and deals damage to you overtime!
Rifthounds Enemy Guide

Genshin Impact 2.2 Features

Inazuma Housing Themes

An all-new Inazuma-themed Realm Layout was released in Version 2.2, along with Inazuma Furnishing! Remarkable Chests can now be found on Tsurumi Island, and they will give you Furnishing blueprints when opened.

All Remarkable Chest Locations

Serenitea Pot Paving

There is also a new feature in the Housing System: Paths! You will be able to place roads that cut through the grassy Realm Layout fields from Version 2.2 onwards.
Housing System & Serenitea Pot Guide

Artifact Storage Upgrade

The maximum number of Artifacts you can carry has gone up from 1,000 to 1,500 after Version 2.2 is live!
List of All Artifacts

Learn Blueprints from Crafting Menus

You can now learn Blueprints from crafting interfaces like the Forge, the Crafting Bench, and the Furniture Crafting Screen from Version 2.2 onwards!

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