Honkai: Star Rail, the popular turn-based RPG from miHoYo, has reached a remarkable milestone of 100 million downloads across all platforms, including PC, PlayStation 5, iOS, and Android. The game, which was released on April 26, 2023, has also announced its support for Apple Vision Pro, the latest spatial computing device from Apple.
Honkai: Star Rail Version 2.0 Brings New Planet and Features
To celebrate the 100 million downloads achievement, Honkai: Star Rail has launched its version 2.0 update, which introduces a new planet, Penacony, the “Planet of Festivities.”. Penacony is a vibrant and colorful world that draws inspiration from pre-modern entertainment elements, such as classic American talk shows, musical performances, and scene theatre. Players can explore the rich culture and history of Penacony, as well as encounter new characters, quests, and challenges.
The version 2.0 update also brings new features and improvements to the game, such as:
- Enhanced graphics and performance
- New skills and equipment for the characters
- New game modes and events
- New rewards and achievements
Honkai: Star Rail Supports Apple Vision Pro Compatibility Mode
In addition to the version 2.0 update, Honkai: Star Rail has also announced its support for Apple Vision Pro Compatibility Mode, which allows players to enjoy the game on Apple’s latest spatial computing device. Apple Vision Pro is a wearable device that combines augmented reality, virtual reality, and mixed reality technologies, creating a seamless and immersive experience for users.
With the Apple Vision Pro Compatibility Mode, players can use the device’s native hand-eye interaction operations to control the game, as well as view the game’s stunning graphics and animations in a more realistic and lifelike way. Players can also access the game’s functions and features through the device’s voice and gesture commands, making the gameplay more convenient and intuitive.
Honkai: Star Rail Takes Over the Las Vegas Sphere
To further promote the game and its version 2.0 update, Honkai: Star Rail has also taken over the iconic Las Vegas Sphere at the Venetian Resort on February 4, 2024. The Sphere, which is known for its music and entertainment extravaganzas, hosted an exclusive event featuring Honkai: Star Rail, where fans were treated to a spectacular show that showcased the game’s characters, story, and music.
Fans who attended the event were also given a special redeem code, “VegasHSR,” which unlocks exciting in-game rewards. Fans who could not attend in person were able to join in the fun online, using hashtags like #VegasHSR, #DiveIntoDreams, and #HonkaiStarRail to connect with other fans and share their experiences.
Honkai: Star Rail Continues to Impress and Inspire
Honkai: Star Rail is a game that has impressed and inspired millions of players around the world with its captivating story, engaging gameplay, and stunning graphics. The game is set in a vast and diverse universe, where players can explore different planets, encounter various races and factions, and fight against the mysterious Honkai threat. The game features a rich and diverse cast of characters, each with their own personality, backstory, and abilities. The game also offers a variety of game modes and events, such as story mode, co-op mode, PvP mode, and seasonal events, that cater to different preferences and play styles.
With the 100 million download milestone, the version 2.0 update, Apple Vision Pro support, and the Las Vegas Sphere event, Honkai: Star Rail has proven itself to be one of the most successful and innovative games of its genre and has shown no signs of slowing down. The game promises to deliver more surprises and adventures to its fans in the future as it continues to expand and improve its universe.