Genshin 2.8 release date is next Wednesday, July 13th, 2022. Are you ready for upcoming events and activities in the next update? Earn free Primogems from Genshin 2.8 codes to pull new banners.

Genshin 2.8 Codes

There are five Genshin 2.8 codes up to now. The Livestream Program of Update 2.8 was not on air on Twitch as scheduled due to technical problems. Hoyoverse invited players to watch it on YouTube to update upcoming features as well as the three latest Redeem Codes.


Each redeem code gives players 100 Primogems. Then, you also get 300 Primogems from Genshin Livestream 2.8 codes. Besides, you get 10 Mystic Ores, 5 Hero's Wit EXP books, and 50,000 Mora. These codes will expire after 24 hours.

Sumeru Characters Gurugamer
Pull rerun banner or save Primogems for Sumeru characters in Update 3.0.

Save Primogems and get ready to pull new characters in Sumeru. Go to the Redeem center to use these Genshin 2.8 codes.

Genshin Impact 2.8 Full Patch

New and rerun content in Update 2.8 is also revealed and confirmed in the Special Program. Here are the main upcoming features in the next version released on July 13th, 2022.

  • Heizou & Rerun Characters

Shikanoin Heizou is the new 4-star character who appeared in the first scene of the teaser. The gameplay of this Anemo character is also revealed in the program. Heizou is a detective whose ambition is to become renowned all around Inazuma.

He wants to be reputable enough to make anyone fear being caught and think twice before committing a crime. During the program, the game publisher also confirmed the rerun banners of Kazuha, Klee, and Yoimiya.

First Half Banners
Three characters in the first half banners
  • Kazuha's Story Quest

Players can also do Kazuha's story quest chain to earn tons of rewards. In the next update, more stories about Kazuha's clan will be unveiled. This character comes from a renowned swordsmith clan in Inazuma which is also a Raiden Gokaden.

Besides, Kazuha and Heizou are buds. They have a natural understanding as two Anemo characters. In addition, Kazuha also has helped Heizou in the past.

Kazuha Story Quest
Kazuha story quest
  • Island-Vibe Events

In the second half of the teaser, Kazuha, Fischl, Xinyan, and Mona invite you to join them on their trip around Golden Apple Archipelago.

  • Summertime Odyssey has a domain challenge event and a sailing game mode. You collect Iridescent Flotsam tokens from these fun mini-games to exchange rewards in the event shop.
  • Reminiscent Regimen is a special co-op challenge event of the Island vibe with new interesting gameplay.
  • Resonating Visions is another island-vibe event that has similar gameplay as last year's Golden Apple Archipelago in which you collect Echoing Conches.

You can also unlock a new outfit as a reward in this exploration event.

Summer Theme Events
Summer Theme Events
  • New Character Skins

Fischl will have a new summer skin in the upcoming update which still follows the purple concept. Her new gown is called Ein Immernachtstraum. Players can get it for free in the Resonating Visions event.

Red Dead of Night is the new outfit of Diluc. It will be available to purchase from the Shop. Players can also play through the Hidden Strifer challenge event to understand the story behind this new outfit.

Diluc And Fischl New Skins
Diluc and Fischl have new skins.
  • Mechanical Game

Evermotion Mechanical Painting is an upcoming event about gears and components. Players will take components and place them in the proper position on the mechanical board. The furnishing: Evermotion Mechanical Painting is the premium reward from this event. Besides, you also earn a lot of Primogems for upcoming banners.

Evermotion Mechanical Painting
Take part in Evermotion Mechanical Painting.

The furnishing reward will be used in the Serenitea Pot. Obviously, the developer team of Genshin Impact is trying to make the Teapot world more interesting with more additions after a long period of maintenance during version 2.6.

How To Earn Primogems In Version 2.8

Rerun banners of the next update bring back three powerful characters who can play as main DPS fighters in your team. But you need a lot of Primogems to get them. If you don't want to get these old characters, you can still save currencies for new characters in Sumeru in Update 3.0.

There are many ways to earn Primogems in the next update besides redeeming Genshin 2.8 codes. If you complete all quests, events, challenges, and activities, you can earn up to 10,000 Primogems. Here are the main sources of Primogems in the next update you should note down.

Primogems Source
Main sources of Primogems in Genshin Impact 2.8.

Apart from new quests, events, and achievements, Genshin Impact players can also get more currencies from HoYoLAB Daily Check-In, bug fixed, and maintenance compensations. But keep in mind that you need to work hard every day to avoid missing any Primogems from Daily missions and Daily check-in.

Those are all Genshin 2.8 codes, new features, and the main ways to earn Primogems in the next update. Work hard, play hard, and experience the game.

>>> Also Read: Leaked Appearances Of Genshin Impact Sumeru Characters