Star Rail Details Version 2.1 Events


  • Honkai: Star Rail has revealed everything players can expect from the game’s upcoming Version 2.1 update, including anniversary rewards and new events.
  • The update will introduce three new events to Honkai: Star Rail, alongside login rewards granting players up to 20 Star Rail Special Passes and 1,600 Stellar Jades.
  • Version 2.1 will debut three new characters to Honkai: Star Rail’s roster with the addition of Acheron, Aventurine, and Gallagher,

Honkai: Star Rail has unveiled the details for all the events set to run during the game’s Version 2.1 update, including anniversary rewards, new gacha banners and plenty more. The massively popular sci-fi RPG from HoYoverse has brought a plethora of new content for players throughout its most recent updates. Version 2.0 saw the introduction of Penacony to Honkai: Star Rail, introducing multiple new characters and areas to explore with the debut of the first new playable world. Now, Version 2.1 will celebrate the game’s first anniversary with a bang.

HoYoverse has already offered plenty of insight about the multitude of gifts for players to celebrate Honkai: Star Rail‘s first anniversary. The recent Version 2.1 Special Program confirmed the suite of free login rewards running during the update, offering 20 Star Rail Special Passes as a seven-day login bonus and 1,600 Stellar Jades. HoYoverse also announced several live events taking place at different locations around the world to commemorate Star Rail‘s anniversary. Now, fans are getting a better idea of what to expect from Honkai: Star Rail‘s in-game celebrations.


Honkai: Star Rail Anniversary Event Offers Free Rewards, Global Events, and More

Honkai: Star Rail announces its first anniversary events, including global in-person events, in-game rewards, and plenty more.

The recently released “Version 2.1 Event Overview” shares the full details about everything players can expect from Honkai: Star Rail‘s next update. Version 2.1’s “Cosmodyssey” event will celebrate the anniversary with Stellar Jades, a new in-game phone wallpaper, and valuable resources like Self-Modeling Resin and Tracks of Destiny. Two new events will be added to the game with “Vignettes in a Cup” as Version 2.1’s main event, alongside “Tides of War” in the second half. “Realm of the Strange” and “Planar Fissure” will also return with new “300%” variants, offering increased drop rates for Relics and Planar Ornaments.

Honkai: Star Rail Version 2.1 Events

  • Trailblaze Mission “The Devil in Velvet”: Permanently available following Version 2.1’s launch.
  • Event Warp “Words of Yore” and “Laic Pursuit”: Available from Version 2.1’s launch until April 17.
  • Event Warp “Gilded Imprisonment” and “Gentle Eclipse of the Moon”: Available April 17 through May 7.
  • Cosmodyssey: Available from Version 2.1’s launch until May 6.
  • Festive Gifts: Available from Version 2.1’s launch until May 7.
  • Anniversary Celebration Mail: Available April 26.
  • Planar Fissure 300%: Available April 10 through April 17.
  • Realm of the Strange 300%: Available April 26 through May 3.
  • Vignettes in a Cup: Available March 29 through May 6.
  • Tides of War: Available April 13 through May 6.
  • Nameless Honor: Available from Version 2.1’s launch until May 6.
  • Bundle “Herta Contracts”: Available from Version 2.1’s launch until May 7.

Alongside the plethora of events in Version 2.1, the newest Honkai: Star Rail patch will introduce three playable characters to the game. Acheron is set to debut during Version 2.1’s first half as Star Rail‘s version of Honkai Impact 3rd‘s Raiden Mei, alongside Gallagher as a four-star character. Star Rail is set to introduce Aventurine during the second half of the update as an Imaginary Preservation character. Version 2.1 will also feature two re-runs of popular five-star characters, with Luocha and Jingliu both returning to the limited banner.

Honkai: Star Rail‘s first anniversary celebrations will mark the end of a launch year filled with accolades for HoYoverse’s newest RPG. Star Rail debuted to overwhelming success early last year, quickly amassing tens of millions of downloads from players excited to dive into the Genshin Impact studio’s next project. Honkai: Star Rail has even matched the impressive markers set by its predecessor, nearly topping Genshin Impact‘s revenues in February. Version 2.1 looks to not only conclude a triumphant first year, but also usher in more success for Honkai: Star Rail in the year to come.


Honkai: Star Rail

The fourth entry in HoYoverse’s Honkai franchise, Honkai: Star Rail is a free-to-play sci-fi RPG. Utilizing a turn-based combat system, the game includes dungeons, multiple planets, and a gacha system for unlocking new characters. Debuting on April 26, 2023, on PC and mobile, Honkai: Star Rail has also been announced for the PlayStation 5 and PlayStation 4.

April 26, 2023

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