Genshin Impact developer revealed that it would be heading to a new platform. Unfortunately for Switch users, the announcement was for Genshin Impact’s release via Nvidia’s GeForce NOW platform rather than the Switch console version. GeForce Now members and HoYoverse accounts are required to play Genshin Impact after a complete beta test.
HoYoverse stated that the game is now accessible on Nvidia’s GeForce NOW cloud gaming platform in a message on the official Genshin Impact site. Genshin Impact has been added to the service’s ever-expanding library of games, which includes free and premium membership levels. Teyvat may be accessed from any computer running Windows, Mac, or Chromebook via GeForce NOW. Genshin Impact is accessible on both the iOS and Android app stores, but mobile devices are presently not accepted. Genshin Impact’s in-game purchases made via GeForce NOW will transfer over to all compatible platforms, excluding purchases made on PlayStation.
What about Nintendo Switch?
Before the game’s release date of September 2020, Genshin Impact revealed that it will be arriving at the Nintendo Switch, months in advance. At The Game Awards 2021, Genshin Impact won Best Mobile Game during its first year of operation. There is still no word on when Genshin Impact for Nintendo Switch will be released, more than two years after it was first announced. console. Many gamers were left wondering whether Genshin Impact will ever make it to the Nintendo Switch due to persistent allegations that the port had been shelved.
At this time, there is no word on when Genshin Impact will be released on the Nintendo Switch system. Genshin Impact’s Nintendo Switch version was rumored to have been canceled earlier this year when a YouTube video from Genshin Impact excluded the Nintendo Switch from the list of supported platforms. Fans who saw the error assumed that it meant that Genshin Impact was no longer coming to the Nintendo DS and 3DS platforms. It was just a matter of time until succeeding videos included Nintendo Switch in their captions as well.