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Genshin | 1.4 Update - Release Date & Patch Notes

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1.4 Update is an upcoming update in Genshin Impact. Guide includes banners, Invitation of Windblume, release date, patch notes, bug fixes, new weapons, preload, and characters.

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1.4 Update Articles
WindblumeWindblume Festival RosariaRosaria
OceanidWishful Drops Contending Tides Contending Tides HangoutHangout Events

Other Update Version Articles

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1.4 Update Patch Notes - Release Date

Coming March 17, 2021

Version 1.4 of Genshin Impact will be released on 2021/03/17 06:00 (Server Time). While the update maintenance is being done, players will not be able to play the game or log in. A primogem compensation will also be given.

Version Schedule
1.42021/03/17 06:00 (Server Time)
Likely take around 5 hours

Update 1.4 Overview

New Banner
VentiVenti Rerun Banner
VentiVenti SucroseSucrose RazorRazor NoelleNoelle
TartagliaTartaglia Rerun Banner
Childe (Tartaglia)Childe (Tartaglia) RosariaRosaria BarbaraBarbara FischlFischl
New Events
Date Event (Hangout Event)
└ Event Date: Likely 3/17
・Control Heartbeat Value and have all endings!
・Hang out events of the following characters released:
 └ Barbara
 └ Bennett
 └ Chongyun
 └ Noelle
Outland Gastronomy
└ Event Date: 3/17/2021 - 04/01/2021 (Server Time)
・Get 300 Primogems and 2 new recipes as login rewards.
An Invitation to Windbloom
└ Event Date: 3/19 - 4/5
└ Has 3 Different Phases
 ① Festive Anecdotes
  └Complete festival-themed Quests!
 ② Festive Challenges
  └Enjoy Windblume themed Mini-games!
 ③ Peculiar Wonderland
  └Collect flowers in special domain with falling floors!
Contending Tides (Arena Event)
└ Event Date: 2021/04/02 – 2021/04/12
・Challenge and defeat different monsters for rewards!
Wishful Drops (Oceanid Event)
└ Event Date: 2021/04/09 - 2021/04/16
・Challenge the powerful Oceanid and receive a pet mini-Oceanid.
New Quests
Continuation Of Archon Quest
└ A continuation of your adventures with Dainsleif will be released on 4/12!
New Weapon & Items
Elegy For The End
 5 Star Bow
Alley Hunter
 4 Star Bow
Wine and Song
 4 Star Catalyst
The Alley Flash
 4 Star Sword
Windblume Ode
 4 Star Bow
Event Items
- The Visible Winds
- Windblume Festival Commemorative Balloon
- Windsong Lyre
- Peculiar Collab Coupon
- Festive Tour Ticket
- Inquisitive Endora
- Heart Of The Spring
- Endora
- Exotic Gourmet
New Area & Bosses
Abyss Herald
 New Boss will be battled in the World Quest.
SNS Events
Tiktok Shorts Event
 Be creative and upload your short videos via tiktok and get a chance to win a cash prize!
Community Photo Event
Take game screenshots and share it through SNS!
New Recipe
■ Few Of them might be from KFC Collab
- Crispy Potato Shrimp Platter
- Mint Jelly
- Mint Salad
- Minty Meat Rolls
- Golden Chicken Burger
- Golden Fried Chicken
- Fragrant Mashed Potatoes
New Features
Condensed Resin Limit Will Become 5
Increases the Condensed Resin Limit from 3 → 5.
Reduce Your World Rank By 1
Temporarily decrease your world Rank by 1
Improvements On Spiral Abyss' UI
Easier viewing of Elemental Resonance and ability to retry chambers.

Update Preview Video

An updated preview in English that was released to give an overview of what 1.4 has to offer. It showcases the Windblume Festival, Abyss Herald, and Rosaria!

Update 1.4 Preload (Pre-installation) Available

Update 1.4 Preload (Pre-installation) Available
Version Schedule
1.4 Preload March 15 11:00 (Server Time) ~ Version 1.4 Arrives
・May Vary Depend on Actual Server Update Time
Installs key components for Ver. 1.4

For better experience, players can pre-install the core version 1.4 files likely 2 days before official release. This allows users to complete the bulk of the update download 6 installations before having to wait for full installation when the update arrives.

How To Preload On PC


In order to preload on PC, you need to start launcher.exe from Genshin Impact Directory. Note that starting "GenshinImpact.exe" from the game installation folder won't show preload menu.

How To Update On Mobile 1

Go To Settings For Both iOS & Android

To access the preload, go to the Paimon Menu > Settings > Other > Pre-Install Resource Package. for both iOS & Android uses to initiate.

How To Update On Mobile 2

How To Update On Mobile 2

Tap "Pre-Install Resource Package" Icon at the bottm left corner of the login menu.

1.4 Update - New Events

Windblume Festival


One of the Mondstadt festival announced to be released in-game is expected to be released during version 1.4.

Will Have Several Mini Games

Windblume festival will be released with new events:

  • Arrow Shooting Event (Bullseye Balloons)
  • Gliding Mini-Game (Floral Freefall)
  • Rhythm Game (Ballads of Breeze)
More About Windblume Festival Here!

Date Event (Hang Out Event)

Date Event

Barbara, Noelle & Chongyun, Bennett Gets Their Character Story!

It has been announced that these three characters will join the MC with their own quests! This will be part of an event wherein you can get multiple endings.

More About Date Event Here!

Oceanid Event


Get a little Oceanid pet by challenging the powerful Oceanid in this event.

More About Oceanid Event Here!

Arena Event


Challenge your skills and battle different monsters in this event and obtain various rewards.

More About Arena Event Here!

Other Events (SNS)

Thes 2 new SNS-related event was introduced to be part of the 1.4 update. This also will surely excites the players across the globe.

1.4 Update - New Wish Banners & Characters

Venti and Tartaglia Rerun!


Venti and Childe will get a rerun for version 1.4. Don't miss this chance to get two powerful limited characters!

Rosaria Will Be Released


A new spear and Cryo character will be released in Genshin Impact version 1.4. She will be one of the 4 star in Tartaglia Rerun Banner.

All Unreleased Characters Here!

1.4 Update - New Quests

New Archon Quest


A Continuation of your adventure with Dainsleif will be released on version 1.4... You might be able to meet someone important?

1.4 Update - New Recipes, Weapons & Items

New Weapon Series


5 new weapons was introduced in the livestream. As of now, there are still no information of their skills.

New Event Items

Several gadgets and items will also be released with the different events that they plan for the version.

New Recipe

Few of them may be introduced through KFC Collab.

1.4 Update - New Areas & Bosses

Abyss Herald

Abyss Herald

As you go through the main quest unlocked in version 1.4, you will battle a boss called Abyss Herald!

1.4 Update - New Features

New Functions
Condensed Resin storage limit increased.
 → Max amount changed from 3 → 5
World Level Can Be Decreased By 1
 →Enemies will be weaker and older players can have an easier time playing with other players.
■Auto Cooking Improvements
 →You can now opt to cook manually.
■Cooking, Craft and Alchemy Available For Coop
 →Condensed Resin can now be crafted in Coop making it more convenient when Domain farming
■Retry Button To Be Added On Spiral Abyss
 →Players who aims for a ★9 will have an easier time.
■Add Namecard Gallery To Profile
 →You can now boast about all your namecards!
■Once You Reach Max ADV Rank, Your EXP Becomes Mora
 →Once you've reach ADV lvl 60 Adventure Experience becomes Mora.
■Weapon Upgrade Improvements
 →Easier upgrading by being able to select different kinds of upgrade materials.
■Confirm Other Player's Places During Coop
 →Makes it more easier to confirm the locations of other players!

1.4 Update - Bug Fixes

Ningguang Bug Fixes

The following bug for Ningguang is scheduled to be fixed on version 1.4.

  • Charge Attack Lag
  • "Starshatter" Not Taking An Effect
More About Ningguang Here!

Other Bug Fixes

Description is quoted from Mihoyo's official descirption of bug fixes.

List Of Other Bug Fixes
Fixes an issue whereby a character who is sitting down may be lifted up by the crystallized platform generated by a Solar Isotoma.
Fixes an issue in Co-Op Mode whereby multiple players' characters can sit in the same location.
Fixes an issue whereby when a character uses a Plunging Attack, they may become obstructed by a Geo construct and unable to perform any other actions.
Fixes an issue whereby if a character is hit by a monster while jumping, the character may be launched far away.
Fixes an issue whereby after certain characters attack but do not hit a target, they can perform a Plunging Attack if they jump right at the moment they enter an idle state.
Fixes an issue whereby Albedo's Level 6 Constellation "Dust of Purification" may not take effect properly.
Fixes an issue whereby a slight delay occurs when Albedo releases his Elemental Skill.
Damage caused by major reactions (including Shatter, Electro-Charged, Superconduct, Overloaded, and Swirl) triggered by character actions (including Normal Attacks, Charged Attacks, Plunged Attacks, Elemental Skills, and Elemental Bursts) scales in real-time based on the Elemental Mastery and corresponding Elemental Reaction bonus of the character at the point when the reaction is triggered.

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Will Rosaria be permanent or just temporary?

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Venti I'm coming

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Nah, it was announced that Rosaria will be in childe's banner

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imma skip both

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I thought Rosaria was suppose to be on Venti's banner?

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