Genshin Impact 2.4 Banner Rerun Characters & News And Event

miHoYo just held on December 26 the sneak peek livestream for Genshin Impact update Version 2.4, Fleeting Colors in Flight, revealing which 5-star characters are getting banner reruns.

We are detailing and translating below all the main details on Genshin Impact Version 2.4. This is info revealed on the Japanese Twitter / Chinese livestream and in the official press release.

Genshin Impact, since Version 2.3, introduced the Character Event Wish-2 system. Where two 5-star characters can get a simultaneous rerun. Officially, these reruns are made to help new players get the past characters they want faster. Most notably, the characters on Character Event Wish-2 will be characters linked to the new story content added with that specific update.

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Genshin Impact 2.4 will feature Zhongli, Ganyu and Xiao banner reruns

The leaks were right, the characters getting a rerun are Ganyu, Xiao, and Zhongli:


— 原神(Genshin)公式 (@Genshin_7) December 26, 2021

Shenhe will be released with a new gacha banner on January 5, 2022, with the launch of 2.4. Yun Jin will be among the 4-star characters with a drop rate boost on Shenhe’s banner.

Xiao’s banner will be happening at the same time as Shenhe. They’ll be followed by Ganyu and Zhongli together. Starting January 26.

Shenhe and Yun Jin official gameplay

Hangout Event with Yun Jin and Ningguang

Version 2.4 will add two brand new Date Events / Hangout Events:

Dead by Daylight is back

Windtrace, the hide and seek event similar to asymmetrical online games like Dead by Daylight, is coming back in Version 2.4. You’ll be able to play matches for points with random players, or exhibition / free matches with friends.


Genshin Impact is available now on PC, PS4, PS5, iOS, and Android. Version 2.4 launches on January 5, 2022. Plus, a Nintendo Switch version is also coming at some point but has no release date yet.

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