Honkai: Star Rail Surpasses 20 Million Downloads within a Day of Launch
Honkai: Star Rail, the latest turn-based RPG from miHoYo, has been making waves in the gaming industry since its release. In fact, it has already surpassed 20 million downloads within the first day of its release, according to Niko Partners director of research and insights Daniel Ahmad. This RPG has also received over 30 million pre-registrations, with more than 21 million coming from China and around 10 million from the rest of the world.
These impressive numbers are considerably higher than Genshin Impact’s pre-registration numbers, making Honkai: Star Rail one of the most highly anticipated RPGs of the year. This game is currently available for iOS, Android, and PC via its launcher and Epic Games Store. It is also set to launch on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 in the near future.
The Brand-New Space Fantasy RPG: Honkai: Star Rail
Honkai: Star Rail is a new space fantasy RPG that takes players on a journey through immense worlds of the unknown. It features a mix of fantasy elements with myths and legends integrated into the space sci-fi story. Players can enjoy the intuitive turn-based combat system, large maps with maze exploration, and immersive storylines that make up an interstellar melody filled with surprises and rewarding experiences.
The protagonist is implanted with a Stellaron and bravely sets sail for the galaxy to uncover the truth surrounding the “Cancer of All Worlds.” Players will experience a vast universe abundant in distinctive cultures, landscapes, and scenery. From Herta Space Station, where the story starts and you receive the prerequisite knowledge for the forthcoming journey, to Jarilo-VI, where numerous dangers and conflicts are frozen beneath the snow, to the eastern-fantasy-infused silkpunk flagship Xianzhou Luofu, where the topic of immortality is the cause of both development and strife.
Get Ready for Honkai: Star Rail
If you’re looking forward to experiencing Honkai: Star Rail on your PlayStation, then you’re in luck – the game has confirmed its availability on this platform and will be launched later. The game’s first PlayStation version gameplay has already been showcased, providing a sneak peek of the extradentary astral adventure that lies ahead.
The Honkai: Star Rail Boarding Preparation Special Program provides additional useful information for players. It contains multiple rewards and in-game bonuses, such as 40 Star Rail Passes and 1600 Stellar Jade, that can help gear up players’ arsenals from the get-go. Several documentaries are also previewed, showcasing exclusive footage where the development team and experts uncover behind-the-scenes stories of Honkai: Star Rail, such as the ideation of Xianzhou Luofu, the integration between eastern elements and sci-fi philosophies, and more fun facts about our vast and magnificent galaxy.
Honkai: Star Rail is already available for iOS, Android, and PC via its launcher and Epic Games Store. Its PlayStation version will be launched later, with details on its release schedule and more information to be revealed later. The official release date for Honkai: Star Rail on all platforms, including PlayStation, is set for April 26, 2023.
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