Genshin Impact

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Genshin Impact
Genshin Impact cover
Developers
miHoYo
Engines
Unity[Note 1]
Release dates
September 28, 2020
iOS September 28, 2020
iPadOS September 28, 2020
Reception
Metacritic 87
OpenCritic 82
IGDB 86
Resources
PCGamingWiki
Genshin Impact on HowLongToBeat
Genshin Impact on IGDB
Genshin Impact on MobyGames
Genshin Impact on Wikipedia

macOS Compatibility

Method Rating Notes
iOS/iPadOS App Perfect Can be sideloaded. Playable.[2]
Compatibility layer
CrossOver Unplayable
Wine Unplayable
Virtualization
Parallels Unplayable ARM64 error message.

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
App Store
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Only available as sideloaded app.
iOS
iPadOS
See PCGamingWiki for Windows and/or Linux availability.

Gameplay videos[edit]

Notes

  1. Unity engine build: 2017.4.30[1]

References

  1. Verified by User:max20091 on 2020-09-15
  2. Verified by User:Hobbylos on 2021-10-20
    Device: MacBook Air M1 2020 8 GB RAM
    Method: PlayCover
    Comment: Game is very much playable with mouse and keyboard, there are a few issues like sometimes the mouse starts stuttering, or some keys won't respond.