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Genshin Impact 2.7 Archon Quest Involves Yelan, Xiao, and the Yakshas

With the 2.7 update, Genshin Impact players will take on a new Archon Quest in The Chasm that involves Yelan, Xiao, and the yakshas.

The Genshin Impact 2.7 release date is May 31, 2022, and it will bring an Archon Quest that discusses Liyue’s yakshas like Xiao. The presentation revealed another Interlude Chapter. This means it will be another one that helps set the stage before the next chapter appears and takes the Traveler to Sumeru.

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Both new and old characters will feature prominently in the Genshin Impact Archon Quest. Once again, everyone will find themselves in The Chasm in Liyue. There were hints about Yelan being in the area. Now, she’ll confirm her presence and explain there’s an investigation going on. Xiao and Yanfei will also both be there, and it will offer more details about the yakshas who once fought evil to protect Liyue.

Here’s the official trailer for the update, which begins with a look at the story for the new Archon Quest.

In addition, the Genshin Impact 2.7 Special Program involved codes for free Primogems and other items. Here are the ones people can redeem on May 20, 2022.

  • LANVJSFUD6CM: 100 Primogems and 10 Mystic Enhancement Ore
  • DTNUKTWCC6D9: 100 Primogems and 5 Hero’s Wits
  • HSNUKTXCCPWV: 100 Primogems and 50,000 Mora

Genshin Impact is available for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, PC, and mobile devices. A Nintendo Switch version is on the way. The Genshin Impact 2.7 release date is May 31, 2022 and will include an Archon Quest involving the yakshas.

Jenni Lada
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