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Genshin Impact - Version 3.4 Release Date, Banners, and Patch Notes

Genshin Impact 3.4 patch update highlights Alhaitham and Yaoyao's release, banner reruns for Xiao, Hu Tao, and Yelan, a new Desert region, two skins, one new weapon, and Lantern Rite events. Check out all new features and Patch Notes here!

Genshin Impact 3.4 Summary

All New Content in Genshin 3.4

3.4 News Guides
Everything in 3.4 3.4 Livestream
Livestream Codes Other 3.4 Codes
Server Maintenance Pre-Installation
Yaoyao Featured Banner
3.4 Characters
3.4 Permanent Features
Desert of Hadramaveth Area Alhaitham's Story Quest
3.4 New Skins
3.4 New Weapon
Light of Foliar Incision
3.4 New Enemies
Setekh Wenut Eremite Scorching Loremaster
Eremite Floral Ring-Dancer
3.4 New Events
2023 Lantern Rite Free Liyue 4-Star Event
Free Fates Daily Login Event Beetle Brawl Event
Warrior's Spirit Second Blooming
Overflowing Mastery
3.4 TCG Updates
Heated Battle Mode Klee TCG Card
Beidou TCG Card

Genshin Impact 3.4 Release Date

3.4 Release on January 18, 2023

Genshin Impact Version 3.4
Genshin Impact - The Exquisite Night Chimes Version 3.4
Release Date January 18, 2023

Genshin Impact 3.4 was released on January 18, 2023. Dates of the upcoming version are back to normal after the patch schedule resumed its usual length in Version 3.3.

Maintenance Date and Times for 3.4

Server Release Date and Timezones
North America January 17, 2023 6:00 PM~11:00 PM (UTC/GMT -5)
Europe January 18, 2023 12:00 AM~5:00 AM (UTC/GMT +1)
Asia January 18, 2023 7:00 AM~12:00 PM (UTC/GMT +8)
TW, HK, MO January 18, 2023 7:00 AM~12:00 PM (UTC/GMT +8)

Version Maintenance Times

Genshin Impact 3.4 Banners

3.4 Banner Overview and Dates

Banner Dates Rate-Ups
Genshin Impact - Caution in Confidence GachaCaution in Confidence Start: Jan. 18, 2023
End: Feb. 7, 2023
Genshin - Alhaitham ImageGenshin - Yaoyao Image
Genshin - Xinyan ImageGenshin - Yun Jin Image
Genshin Impact - Invitation to Mundane Life GachaInvitation to Mundane Life Start: Jan. 18, 2023
End: Feb. 7, 2023
Genshin - Xiao ImageGenshin - Yaoyao Image
Genshin - Xinyan ImageGenshin - Yun Jin Image
Genshin Impact - Moment of Bloom GachaMoment of Bloom Start: Feb. 7, 2023
End: Feb. 28, 2023
Genshin - Hu Tao ImageGenshin - Xingqiu Image
Genshin - Beidou ImageGenshin - Ningguang Image
Genshin Impact - Discerner of Enigmas GachaDiscerner of Enigmas Start: Feb. 7, 2023
End: Feb. 28, 2023
Genshin - Yelan ImageGenshin - Xingqiu Image
Genshin - Beidou ImageGenshin - Ningguang Image
Genshin Impact - Version 3.4 Epitome Invocation Weapon Banner Phase 1Epitome Invocation
(Phase 1)
Start: Jan. 18, 2023
End: Feb. 7, 2023
Genshin - Light of Foliar Incision Image Genshin - Primordial Jade Winged-Spear Image
Genshin - Sacrificial Bow Image Genshin - The Flute Image Genshin - The Widsith Image Genshin - Dragon Genshin - Rainslasher Image

Genshin Impact - 3.4 Phase 2 Epitome Invocation Weapon BannerEpitome Invocation
(Phase 2)
Start: Feb. 7, 2023
End: Feb. 28, 2023
Genshin - Staff of Homa Image Genshin - Aqua Simulacra Image
Genshin - Rust Image Genshin - Favonius Sword Image Genshin - Favonius Codex Image Genshin - Dragon Genshin - Lithic Blade Image

Alhaitham, Xiao, and Yaoyao Banners

Genshin - 3.4 Phase 1 Alhaitham, Xiao, Yaoyao

Banners for Alhaitham and Yaoyao have come out in Version 3.4. This year's Chinese New Year celebration of Lantern Rite have Alhaitham's banner run alongside Xiao and Yaoyao in Phase 1!

All Wish Banner History

Hu Tao and Yelan Rerun Banners

Genshin - 3.4 Phase 2 Hu Tao and Yelan

Hu Tao and Yelan are the character reruns in the celebration of the Chinese New Year in Version 3.4. Their banners run at the same time for Phase 2, with Xingqiu, Beidou, and Ningguang as the featured 4-Stars.

As this version celebrates the 2023 Lantern Rite, Liyue 4-star characters are obtainable in the Lantern Rite event as well.

Genshin Impact 3.4 New Area

Desert of Hadramaveth

Genshin - Desert of Hadramaveth

Alongside Lantern Rite, the biggest highlight of the 3.4 update is the release of a second desert area in Sumeru, named Desert of Hadramaveth. The release of the second desert area comes with a whole new map, quests, puzzles, and exciting lore!

Desert of Hadramaveth Map Guide

Genshin Impact 3.4 New Weapon

Light of Foliar Incision

Genshin - Light of Foliar Incision
A new 5-star sword in Version 3.4 is Alhaitham's signature weapon! This is the Light of Foliar Incision, and runs alongside Alhaitham and Xiao's banners in the first phase.

Light of Foliar Incision

Genshin Impact 3.4 New Quests

Story Quest

Quest Name Type

A new Story Quest came out on Version 3.4. We'll spend some quality time with Alhaitham in his Story Quest!

World Quests

Hadramaveth Quest Guides
The Dirge of Bilqis Her Foes Rage Like Great Waters... Tadhla the Falcon
Apocalypse Lost Rejoice With Me, for What Was Lost Is Now Found Wisdom Has Built Her House, She Has Hewn Out Her Seven Pillars
The Temple Where Sand Flows Like Tears Dune-Entombed Fecundity: Part I Dune-Entombed Fecundity: Part II
Dune-Entombed Fecundity: Part III The Eternal Dream, Ever Lush “The Falcon’s Hunt”
The Fallen Falcon For Her Judgement Reaches to the Skies Make Bright the Arrows, Gather the Shields...
Behold, the Sign Comes Like A Thief...

It was announced that Jeht and Benben will make a return to the sequel, The Dirge of Bilqis quest chain!

With the announcement of a new Sumeru region, new World Quests have aso arrived! Expect large quest chains akin to the Rainforest's Aranyaka or the Great Red Sand's Golden Slumber.

All Sumeru Quests and Guides

Genshin Impact 3.4 New Enemies

Anemo Sandworm Field Boss

Boss Name Type

One new boss slithers its way to challenge players in Version 3.4. It is the Setekh Wenut. We sure hope you have shields and patience to survive its onslaught though!

Common and Elite Enemies

New Eremites

Genshin Impact Eremite Scorching LoremasterScorching Loremaster Genshin Impact Eremite Floral Ring-DancerFloral Ring-Dancer

Brand new overworld enemies were also teased in the livestream, as well as new Eremite types! These may drop materials for the new characters or weapons, or drop the usual Red Satin items.

Who are the Eremites?

New Desert Enemies

Consecrated Flying Serpent ImageConsecrated Flying Serpent Consecrated Red Vulture ImageConsecrated Red Vulture Consecrated Scorpion ImageConsecrated Scorpion

The Desert of Hadramaveth is also home to new threats called the "Consecrated Beasts," which appears to harbor elemental powers!

Consecrated Beasts Gyude

Genshin Impact 3.4 New Skins

Genshin Impact - Version 3.4 Ayaka SkinAyaka Skin Genshin - Version 3.4 Lisa SkinLisa Skin

New skins for Ayaka and Lisa have been announced! You can get Lisa's skin from the Second Blooming event, and Ayaka's skin can be bought in the shop.

Genshin Impact 3.4 New Events

3.4 Events 3.4 Event Details
Genshin - Lantern Rite 2023 - The Exquisite Night ChimesLantern Rite 2023 Celebrate this year's Lantern Rite celebration! Get generous rewards, play mini-games, and revel with your friends in Liyue in this hopping festivity!
Genshin - Fortuitous InvitationFortuitous Invitation Get any of the Liyue 4-star characters, including Yaoyao, for free!
Genshin - May Fortune Find YouMay Fortune Find You Login everyday during the May Fortune Find You event to get a total of 10 free Intertwined Fates!
Genshin - Second BloomingSecond Blooming Study and record data with Lisa, and get her skin as a remembrance of her time in the Akademiya for free!
Genshin Impact - Heated Battle Mode for TCG - What is the Heated Battle ModeHeated Battle Mode It's time to duel under a special TCG rule called the Heated Battle Mode! In this event, you no longer need to roll Elemental Die, as you'll get 8 Omni Dice immediately!
Genshin - WarriorWarrior's Spirit Awaken your Warrior's Spirit and participate in the combat event in Inazuma to earn rewards. You'll also get to see Ayaka's new skin in play!
Genshin - Almighty Arataki Onikabuto EventArataki Beetle Brawl Round 'em up in this beetle fight event and win with your Numeru Uno Onikabuto and all its glory!
Genshin - Overflowing Mastery 3.4Overflowing Mastery In need of Talent Book materials? Take the chance to get double the rewards during the Overflowing Mastery rerun in 3.4!

Genshin Impact 3.4 Version Trailer

See which characters appear in the 2023 Lantern Rite celebration, Alhaitham and Yaoyao's abilities, and a sneak peek of the new Desert Region in the Version 3.4 trailer.

Genshin Impact Related Guides

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Genshin Impact - News and Game Info

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Genshin Impact Version Updates and News
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Pre-Load Guide Language Settings
Controller Support for PC and Mobile Spyware Issues and Official Response
When is the Daily Reset Time? Free Gifts and How to Redeem Codes
Nintendo Switch Release Date Available Platforms
How to Uninstall Genshin Impact Server Maintenance Update
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3 Anonymousabout 1 year

I love your website!

2 Anonymousabout 1 year

It all depends what characters you own/ use, and if you have nahida or not- coz to be honest if you have nahida already you can skip Alhaitham if you're aiming for him to have some additional dendro character.

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