Global interactive entertainment developer and publisher miHoYo announced today at Gamescom 2020 that their upcoming open-world action RPG title, Genshin Impact will be released for PlayStation 4 on September 28, the same day as its official release for PC, Android, and iOS. This beautifully crafted game has been one that has been anticipated gamers since it was shown. Being compared visually to the likes of Zelda Breath of the Wild.
Details about pre-ordering Genshin Impact and exclusive offers to PS4 were also unveiled during today’s announcement. All Genshin Impact players on the PS4 will be able to receive exclusive items, including the Sword of Descension and Wings of Descension. As pre-orders for the game go live today on the PlayStation Store, any players who purchase the Adventurer’s Starter Bundle prior to release will be able to claim bonus pre-order rewards.
Zhenzhong Yi, technical director for Genshin Impact issued the following statement in regards to the upcoming release:
We will continue to listen to player feedback and further improve the PS4 version, constantly optimizing and stabilizing the game to upgrade its technical performance and bring players a better single- and multi-player experience,” More features are in the development pipeline. A soon-to-come version will greatly enhance the rendering of characters, and the scenery will also be improved.
Genshin Impact is miHoYo’s first title to be released on console platforms, the team also took the opportunity to share the unique challenges they faced in making a cross-platform game, emphasizing that they will strive to further improve the game experience on PS4 through constant updates in the future.