Genshin Impact is an action-adventure RPG game about twins who lost each other traveling around the fantasy world of Teyvat. As one of the twins, Traveler, you have to find your sibling. You can explore the open world and meet all the nations that live there. The game is available on PC and mobile platforms, including Android. You can download it from Google Play Store.
You start by waking up on a beach with no means of defense or survival. The non-stop grinding is the main gameplay mechanic, and you collect food, resources, craft equipment to slay grumpy mobs. You can unlock 29 characters, and 4 of them can form an assault/travel party, switching from one to another when it's needed.
An open world with elements of RPG can’t possibly be boring, especially if there is a well-developed story behind it. You have one major goal, which is to save your twin. On your way, you meet numerous challenges, side quests. There are 4 interchangeable heroes you can take control of during the game. You may switch them during the battle. Characters have different powers. You can level up them by taking part in quests and improving their skills.
Explore this unknown land Teyvat, meeting all nations that live there, fighting against bosses on your way. You receive rewards after successful missions, which include Electro Hypostasis and Stormterror. New challenges are unlocked after you show the progress in Adventure Rank. You still have to take care of your health. Don’t forget to eat.
Every character has 2 unique skills. You have to master them. Besides, you have control over one of the seven elements. If you want to play with up to 4 friends in multiplayer mode, you can choose different elements to complete each other in the battle. Or you may come up with a whole new strategy and conquer this world.
The graphics are very colourful and nice, and they give that little something extra to the game. 2D graphics and animation are not amazing, but they are really suitable for this game. Backgrounds are well-developed and it’s easy to feel like you are really traveling around this world.
Genshin Impact has an in-app purchase which allows you to buy lootboxes, which means the game has a limited replayability.
The game is really good and there are a lot of advantages, but there are also disadvantages, such as the in-app purchase.
- The game is very colourful and nice
- It has a lot of quests, missions and small adventures
- You can unlock 29 characters
- The game has an in-app purchase which allows you to buy lootboxes
- The backstory is insipid
- You have to grind a lot to unlock good items.