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Genshin Impact - 3.0 Release Date, Characters, and Banners
Genshin Impact 3.0 was released on August 24, 2022. Highlights include the Sumeru region, Dendro element, three new characters, three banner reruns, two new artifacts, seven new weapons, and new quests! Read up on all Version 3.0 news here.

Genshin Impact 3.0 Release Date

When was Genshin 3.0 Released?

Genshin Impact Version 3.0
Genshin Impact - Version 3.0 The Morn A Thousand Roses Brings
Release Date August 24, 2022

Genshin Impact 3.0 went live on August 24, 2022.

Version 3.0 will end on September 28, 2022, making it shorter than previous patches. Updates 3.1, 3.2, and 3.3 will also have shorter durations.

3.0 Maintenance Date and Times

Server Release Date and Timezones
North America August 23, 2022 6:00 PM~11:00 PM (UTC/GMT -5)
Europe August 24, 2022 12:00 AM~5:00 AM (UTC/GMT +1)
Asia August 24, 2022 7:00 AM~12:00 PM (UTC/GMT +8)
TW, HK, MO August 24, 2022 7:00 AM~12:00 PM (UTC/GMT +8)

Version 3.0 Maintenance Time

Everything Happening in Genshin 3.0

Summary of Genshin Impact 3.0

3.0 News Guides
Everything in 3.0 3.0 Livestream & Codes
3.0 Maps & Elements
Sumeru Map Dendro Element
3.0 Characters
Genshin - Zhongli Zhongli Rerun
Genshin - Ganyu Ganyu Rerun
Genshin - Kokomi Kokomi Rerun
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3.0 Quests
Ch. 3 Archon Quest - Pt. 1 Ch. 3 Archon Quest Pt. 2
Tighnari Story Quest -
3.0 Artifacts
Deepwood Memories Gilded Dreams
3.0 Weapons
Hunter's Path Bow End of the Line Bow
King's Squire Bow Sapwood Blade Sword
Moonpiercer Polearm Forest Regalia Claymore
Fruit of Fulfillment Catalyst -
3.0 Items
Boon of the Elder Tree Ultra-Hot Burner Lamp
Fishing Line Stabilizer Green Seelie
3.0 Enemies
Jadeplume Terrorshroom Electro Regisvine
Ruin Drake -
3.0 Events
Graven Innocence Fayz Trials
Tablet Analytics Lost Riches Rerun
Leyline Overflow Rerun -
3.0 Wildlife & Plants
Sumpter Beast Dusk Bird
Fungi -
3.0 Changes & Optimizations
New Artifacts in Strongbox Updated Cooking Mechanic

Genshin Impact 3.0 Trailer

New Sumeru Region in Genshin 3.0

Genshin - Sumeru Teaser Statue of the Seven
One of the biggest highlights of the 3.0 update is the release of the Sumeru region. Sumeru is the Dendro region and is home to Teyvat's finest scholars. It's divided into two major areas: the Rainforest and the Desert.

The release of Sumeru comes with a whole new map, quests, puzzles, and exciting lore! See everything we know about Sumeru in our full guide.
Sumeru Release Date & Map Guide

New Dendro Element in Genshin 3.0

Genshin - Dendro in 3.0
Genshin 3.0 shed some light on the mysterious Dendro element. New characters, reactions, and mechanics came with the Dendro update in 3.0.
Dendro Element Guide

Banners and Reruns in Genshin 3.0

3.0 Banners 3.0 Banner Dates 3.0 Rate-Ups
Genshin Impact - Viridescent Vigil GachaViridescent Vigil Start: Aug. 24, 2022
End: Sep. 9, 2022
Genshin - Tighnari ImageGenshin - Collei ImageGenshin - Fischl ImageGenshin - Diona Image
Genshin Impact - Gentry of Hermitage GachaGentry of Hermitage Start: Aug. 24, 2022
End: Sep. 9, 2022
Genshin - Zhongli ImageGenshin - Collei ImageGenshin - Fischl ImageGenshin - Diona Image
Genshin Impact - Adrift in the Harbor GachaAdrift in the Harbor Start: Sep. 9, 2022
End: October 4, 2022
Genshin - Ganyu ImageGenshin - Dori ImageGenshin - Sucrose ImageGenshin - Xingqiu Image
Genshin Impact - Drifting Luminescence GachaDrifting Luminescence Start: Sep. 9, 2022
End: Sep. 27, 2022
Genshin - Kokomi ImageGenshin - Dori ImageGenshin - Sucrose ImageGenshin - Xingqiu Image
Genshin Impact - Epitome Invocation 3.0 Phase 1Epitome Invocation
(Phase 1)
Start: Aug. 24, 2022
End: Sep. 9, 2022
Genshin - Hunter Genshin - Vortex Vanquisher Image
Genshin - Favonius Sword Image Genshin - Favonius Codex Image Genshin - Favonius Lance Image Genshin - The Stringless Image Genshin - The Bell Image
Epitome Invocation 3.0 Phase 2.pngEpitome Invocation
(Phase 2)
Start: Sep. 9, 2022
End: Sep. 27, 2022
Genshin - Amos Genshin - Everlasting Moonglow Image
Genshin - Rust Image Genshin - Favonius Greatsword Image Genshin - Sacrificial Sword Image Genshin - Eye of Perception Image Genshin - Dragon

Banners in Version 3.0 will end one week shorter than previous versions.

Tighnari, Zhongli, and Collei get a higher drop rate in Phase 1, while Ganyu, Kokomi, and Dori get a higher drop rate in Phase 2.

New Characters in Genshin 3.0

Genshin 3.0's Playable Characters

Character Element Weapon
Tighnari Image Tighnari (5★)
Collei Image Collei (4★)
Dori Image Dori (4★)

The new characters in Genshin 3.0 are Tighnari, Collei, Dori, and the Dendro Traveler. We also get reruns for Zhongli, Ganyu, and Kokomi!
All Sumeru Characters

Other Character Appearances in Genshin 3.0

All Characters
Alhaitham ImageAlhaitham Dehya ImageDehya Nilou ImageNilou
Nahida ImageNahida

List of All Characters

New Quests in Genshin 3.0

Archon and Story Quests

Quest Name Type
Through Mists of Smoke and Forest Dark Archon
The Morn a Thousand Roses Brings Archon
Story

Two new Archon Quests and one new Story Quest are available in Genshin 3.0. We'll learn more about Sumeru with Acts 1 and 2 of the new Archon Quest chapter. We'll also spend some quality time with Tighnari in his Story Quest!

World Quests

All Sumeru Quest Guides
Giving Flowers Until Vana is Healed Corps of Thirty Recruitment
Gourmet Supremos: Within Our Duties The Price Adventure Takes Courage!
Garcia's Paean: A Gift of Compatibility The Path of Papers While the Dream Lingers
Cost-Effective Hook Even Beasts Stumble Treasure of Wisdom: A New Plan
Aranyaka Vimana Agama Varuna Gatha
Agnihotra Sutra An Unwavering Culinary Dream The Foolish Fatuus
A Short Encounter with a Rare Bird Where Are the Fierce Creatures Dream Nursery
Nursery of Lost Dreams In the End, the Forest Will Remember Trees and Dreams
Static Views, Part 2 Static Views Legends of the Stone Lock
Aragaru's Drawing Aranakin's Old Friend Aranaga's Memory
Golden Slumber Memory's Final Chapter Courage is in the Heart
For Fruits, Seeds, and Trees "Hello," "Thank You," and the Final "Goodbye" Varuna Gatha (Quest)
Cooking, the Flavor of Nature Woodland Encounter The World Of Aranara
Starry Night Chapter Vimana Agama: First Chapter For the Children of the Past
The Children of Vimara Village Cooking, a Pleasant Memory Risen Moon Chapter
Vimana Agama: Royinjan's Chapter Slumbering Roots Children of the Forest
For All Children Who Long For Life Into the Woods The Rhythm that Leads to the Gloomy Path
Cooking, the Beauty of Sharing The Final Chapter Royinjan's Chapter: Linga
Irate Iron Chunk The Lost Child The Rhythm that Nurtures the Sprout
Cooking, the Aroma of Homecoming Royinjan's Chapter: Yoni Memory of Stone
The Rhythm that Reveals the Beastly Trail A Delicacy for Nara Vimana Agama: Jazari's Chapter
A Prayer for Rain on the Fecund Land Sprouting Seedlings Vimana Agama: Dev Delver
For A Better Reunion Festival Utsava Taste of Happiness
Rishboland Tiger, roaaar Delicious Riddle Garden Fairies

List of World Quests and How to Accept

New Artifacts in Genshin 3.0

Set Set Bonus
Gilded Dreams Set IconGilded Dreams 2-Piece: Elemental Mastery +80
4-Piece: Within 8s of triggering an Elemental Reaction, the character equipping this will obtain buffs based on the Elemental Type of the other party members. ATK is increased by 14% for each member whose Elemental Type is the same as the equipping character, and EM is increased by 50 for every member with a different Elemental Type. Each of the buffs will count up to 3 characters. This effect can be triggered once every 8s and even when not on the field.
Deepwood Memories Set IconDeepwood Memories 2-Piece: Dendro DMG Bonus +15%
4-Piece: After Elemental Skills or Bursts hit opponents, the targets' Dendro RES will be decreased by 30% for 8s. This effect can be triggered even if the equipping character is not on the field.

Genshin 3.0 introduced two new Artifact Sets: Gilded Dreams and Deepwood Memories. They are obtainable from Sumeru Challenge Domains.

New Weapons in Genshin 3.0

5-Star Weapons
4-Star Weapons

Hunter's Path is the only 5-star weapon coming to Genshin 3.0. It's obtainable from the weapon banner. You can get End of the Line weapon from Fishing in Sumeru!
List of Weapons

New Items in Genshin 3.0

3.0 Item Guides
Green Seelie Pet Boon of the Elder Tree
Ultra-Hot Burner Lamp Fishing Line Stabilizer
Nagadus Emerald Gemstones

New Domains in Genshin 3.0

3.0 Domain Guides
Tower of Abject Pride Spire of Solitary Enlightenment
Steeple of Ignorance Fragment of Childhood Dreams
The Coordinates of Sun and Rain The Dark Valley
Under the Umbrella's Shade

New Enemies in Genshin 3.0

3.0 Enemy Guides
Jadeplume Terrorshroom Electro Regisvine
Ruin Drake Shroom-Kin Species
Emerites Dendro Specter

New Events in Genshin 3.0

3.0 Events 3.0 Event Details
Genshin - Graven Innocence Event in 3.0Graven Innocence Graven Innocence bundle of event mini-games in Genshin 3.0. You can get a free Collei by playing through the event!
Genshin - Tablet Analytics Event in 3.0Tablet Analytics Test out Trial Characters and battle enemies in Genshin 3.0's Tablet Analytics event.
Genshin - Fayz Trials Event in 3.0Fayz Trials Test out Trial Characters and use the power of photography to defeat enemies in Genshin 3.0's Fayz Trials event.
Genshin - Lost Riches Event Rerun in 3.0Lost Riches Rerun If you missed the previous Lost Riches event, now's chance to get a colored seelie from an upcoming event rerun in 3.0!
Genshin - Ley Line Overflow Event Rerun in 3.0Ley Line Overflow Rerun In need of Mora and Hero's Wits? Use your resin in the Ley Line Overflow 3.0 rerun to get double resources!

New Wildlife and Plants in Genshin 3.0

3.0 Animals & Plants Guide
Sumpter Beast Dusk Bird

Changes and Optimizations in Genshin 3.0

  • New Artifact rewards in the Artifact Strongbox
  • New cooking mechanic involving ores
  • New Dendro, and updated Hydro, and Electro Resonances
  • Vertical pull-in range for Anemo characters have been adjusted.
  • Optimized characters' special movements like Ayaka and Mona.
  • Nagadus Emerald Sliver added to Commission rewards.
  • Battle Pass replaces Geo Talent Book rewards with Sumeru Talent Books.

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Genshin Impact - Version 3.1

3.1 News Guides
Version 3.1 Livestream 3.1 Livestream Codes
Other 3.1 Codes 2022 Anniversary
Tighnari in Standard Banner Free Collei from Spiral Abyss
Candace Banner News Genshin Animation Series
Top-up Bonus Reset
3.1 Maps
Sumeru Map Deshret Desert
3.1 Characters
3.1 Quests
Ch. 3 Archon Quest Pt. 3 Ch. 3 Archon Quest Pt. 4
Cyno Story Quest Nilou Story Quest
3.1 Weapons
3.1 Enemies
Aeonblight Drake Algorithm of Semi-Intransient Matrix of Overseer Network
Primal Constructs
3.1 Events
Of Ballads and Brews Hyakunin Ikki Rerun
Wind Chaser Star-Seeker's Sojourn
Path of Gleaming Jade Endless Journey

Version 3.1 Release Date and Patch Notes

Genshin Impact 3.0 Updates and News

Genshin Impact - Version 3.0

Version 3.0 News Guides
3.0 Livestream 3.0 Redeem Codes
Sumeru Map Teaser Sumeru Rainforest Area
Sumeru Desert Area Sumeru Characters
Dendro Element
3.0 Characters
Genshin - Zhongli Zhongli Rerun
Genshin - Ganyu Ganyu Rerun
Genshin - Kokomi Kokomi Rerun
3.0 Quests
Ch. 3 Archon Quest - Pt. 1 Ch. 3 Archon Quest Pt. 2
Tighnari Story Quest -
3.0 Events
Graven Innocence Fayz Trials
Tablet Analytics Lost Riches Rerun
Leyline Overflow Rerun

Version 3.0 Release Date and Patch Notes

Genshin Impact 2.8 Updates and News

Genshin Impact - Version 2.8

Version 2.8 News Guides
2.8 Livestream 2.8 Banners & Dates
2.8 Redeem Codes Sumeru Teaser
2.8 Characters
2.8 Skins
2.8 Quests
2.8 Events
Summertime Odyssey Reminiscent Regimen
Resonating Visions Evermotion Mechanical Painting
Hidden Strife

Update 2.8 Release Date & Patch Notes

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