Genshin Impact: How to Participate in the Year of The Ox Event for Free Acquaint Fates

Nawshad Noor
By Nawshad Noor
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Credit: Mihoyo

Genshin Impact has recently announced a new ‘year of the ox’ event where participants can earn free Acquaint Fates.

Genshin Impact update 1.3 dropped just a few days ago. We got introduced to a lot of events such as Lantern Rite, Stand by Me, and Theater Mechanicus. All of this is just in time for the new Chinese new year celebration. Chinese new year in 2021 is the year of the ox and starts on February 12th lasting until January 31st, 2022.

To celebrate this event Mihoyo, the creators of Genshin Impact have recently announced a new online event outside of the game. Participants have a chance to earn up to 5 free Acquaint Fates by taking part in it.

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Year of the Ox Event:

How to Participate:

If you want to participate in the Genshin Impact Year of the Ox event, you need to make your way to the Genshin Impact official community page for the event.

As part of the Year of the Ox event players have to draw or craft their very own Genshin Impact themed greeting card and wish for a prosperous year. Then post their artwork in the comment of the event page mentioned above. Players will need to mention their UID to be eligible for the prizes.

“Paimon is inviting everyone to craft their own Genshin Impact themed greeting card to wish for a prosperous year! Greeting cards can be created digitally or traditionally by hand!”

Important Dates:

The event will run for 12 days and willing participants can submit their crafted/illustrated greeting card during the date and time mentioned below.

Submission Period: 5th of February, 12:00 (UTC+8) – 17th of February, 12:00 (UTC+8)

Winner Announcement: 19th of February, 12:00 (UTC+8)

Prize Distribution:

100 participants will be eligible for 5 Acquaint Fates each for posting the most heartfelt creation in the comment of the event page. The official prize distribution dictates,

100 wholesome winners who leave their most heartfelt creation in the comment section will receive the prize of 5 Acquaint Fates!

In addition to this, 100 lucky winners who comment a warm message of your blessing to others under this post will receive 1 Acquaint Fate!”

Important Things to know:

The official event community page also shared some friendly reminders of some of the rules and regulations regarding the event. They are given below-

1.  It is not possible for a single UID to win both rewards.

2.  Comments unrelated to this event and comments on other replies to this post will not be counted as valid event entries.

3. This event is open to Travelers from the following servers: America, Europe, Asia, and TW,HK,MO.

4. The Genshin Impact Official Community Team reserves the right of final interpretation of this event’s rules

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Nawshad Noor is a former Editor at GameRiv.