The Chinese video game production and animation firm miHoYo announced on October 26th that the HoYo Fest would take place in Southeast Asia this November. Various cafés throughout Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, and the Philippines will partner with HoYo Fest. The event will feature miHoYo's key mobile games, including Honkai Impact 3rd, Tears of Themis, and the popular RPG Genshin Impact.
Everything you need to know about HoYo Fest
All of the events will be held at cafés with photography zones that are themed after Honkai Impact 3rd, Tears of Themis, and Genshin Impact. All of the participating cafés will have special themed menus with burgers, desserts, and beverages. Fans will be able to immerse themselves in the fantasy of the game world while also enjoying delectable cuisine. Guests who purchase unique combos will receive a special gift from the café's staff. Exclusive goods from the miHoYo games will be sold in stores set up at certain cafés.
Due to the pandemic, specific precautions and preventive measures will be taken, and guests must have completed vaccination before visiting the cafés, according to miHoYo's official website. It is recommended that fans make reservations ahead of time and get take-out food. From November 5, 2021, to December 14, 2021, the HoYo festival will take place. The following is a list of the individual game schedules:
- Honkai Impact 3rd from November 5, 2021, to November 16, 2021.
- Themis' Tears from November 19, 2021, to November 30, 2021.
- Genshin Impact from December 3, 2021, to December 14, 2021
In the games, there will be special themed menus
The entire menu has not been revealed, but a portion of it has been shown. Honkai Impact 3rd's menu, one of Nexon's most popular titles, focuses on the game's three Valkyries: Kiana, Mie, and Bronya.
In addition, the following is a list of collaborative cafés that will be a part of this HoYo Fest:
- Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur): My Town- My Burgerlab
- Singapore: Aniplus Café
- Thailand (Bangkok): Nana Coffee Roaster
- Indonesia (Jakarta): Warung Koffie Batavia
- Philippines (Manila): Moon Rabbit Café and Restaurant
- Vietnam (Hanoi): yet to be announced
As part of the festival, exclusive products and gift items will be offered
Fans can also win prizes such as event postcards, random coasters, and stickers by spending a certain amount of money at the café. Guests can win a printed tote bag and a cup sleeve when they dine-in or take out at the collaborative café. The opportunity to experience the virtual world in the real world will be a feast for gaming and anime lovers.