Genshin Impact Wiki
Advertisement
Genshin Impact Wiki
Icon Emoji Kamisato Ayato 3.png
This article uses Western name order when mentioning individuals.
Overview

HOYO-MiX is a music studio by miHoYo. Lead by Cai "Zoe" Jinhan, our team composes and produces original music, including "Rubia," "Starfall," and others.

HOYO-MiX is the in-house music studio of HoYoverse, responsible for the production of the company's original game music. They have produced music for all of HoYoverse's games, including Honkai Impact 3rd, Genshin Impact, and Tears of Themis.

Note: this article uses Western name order when mentioning individuals, in line with the presentation of names of miHoYo-affiliated people by official media.

Chronology of Releases

2014-2020

Date Game Title
November 1, 2014 Houkai Gakuen 2 崩坏学园2 OST
January 19, 2018 Honkai Impact 3rd Impact
December 21, 2018 (Spotify) Honkai Impact 3rd Onwards
June 5, 2019 (NetEase)
July 10, 2019 Honkai Impact 3rd Cyberangel
July 28, 2019 Honkai Impact 3rd 女武神的餐桌
February 28, 2020 Honkai Impact 3rd Starfall
April 17, 2020 Honkai Impact 3rd A Post-Honkai Odyssey
June 19, 2020 Genshin Impact The Wind and The Star Traveler
July 3, 2020 Honkai Impact 3rd Review
July 10, 2020 Houkai Gakuen 2 Hidden Heart
July 18, 2020 (Spotify) Honkai Impact 3rd Cooking with Valkyries Ⅱ
July 29, 2020 (NetEase) Tears of Themis 未定的注定
July 31, 2020 (Spotify)
September 19, 2020 (NetEase) Houkai Gakuen 2 Incarnation
Honkai Impact 3rd Cooking with Valkyries Ⅱ
September 28, 2020 Genshin Impact City of Winds and Idylls
November 6, 2020 Genshin Impact Jade Moon Upon a Sea of Clouds

2021-2022

Date Game Title
January 29, 2021 Honkai Impact 3rd Rubia
February 4, 2021 Genshin Impact The Stellar Moments
February 8, 2021 Honkai Impact 3rd Yesterday
February 9, 2021 Honkai Impact 3rd Alive
April 2, 2021 Genshin Impact Vortex of Legends
May 13, 2021 Tears of Themis Encounter
July 9, 2021 Honkai Impact 3rd Moon Halo
July 11, 2021 Honkai Impact 3rd Honkai Impact 3rd ELF Academy
July 19, 2021 Genshin Impact The Shimmering Voyage
September 22, 2021 Genshin Impact Realm of Tranquil Eternity
October 5, 2021 (Spotify) Honkai Impact 3rd Oracle
October 6, 2021 (NetEase)
January 15, 2022 Genshin Impact Fleeting Colors in Flight
January 21, 2022 Honkai Impact 3rd Regression
January 24, 2022 Tears of Themis 誓约
January 26, 2022 Genshin Impact The Stellar Moments Vol. 2
February 2, 2022 (Spotify) Honkai Impact 3rd Paradox
February 3, 2022 (NetEase)
February 17, 2022 Honkai Impact 3rd A Post-Honkai Odyssey 2
March 5, 2022 (NetEase) Honkai Impact 3rd チビちゃん
March 6, 2022 (Spotify)
April 13, 2022 Genshin Impact Islands of the Lost and Forgotten
June 22, 2022 Genshin Impact Millelith's Watch
July 27, 2022 Tears of Themis 共赴
August 6, 2022 Honkai Impact 3rd ELYSIUM
August 12, 2022 Honkai Impact 3rd TruE
August 15, 2022 Genshin Impact The Shimmering Voyage Vol. 2

Genshin Impact

陈宇鹏 Yu-Peng "Zhiyi" Chen

Chen in "Songs of Travelers" — Behind the Scenes of the Music of Liyue

Also known as Zhiyi Chen (陈致逸), he is the music producer of Genshin Impact. He got awarded "Outstanding Artist — Newcomer/Breakthrough" in the Annual Game Music Awards 2020 for his work on the game.[1]

Chen graduated from the Music Engineering Department of the Shanghai Conservatory of Music and majored in Music Design and Production. There he studied under Professor Dong An, a well-known composer.[2] Later, Dong An was a music supervisor in Liyue's soundtrack scoring sessions.[3] Aside from games, Chen also produced music for films and television series.[4]

丁谦 Qian Ding

A member of the HOYO-MiX team since April 2021,[5] he debuted in The Stellar Moments as the composer of the track "Good Hunting on a New Horizon," the theme of Aloy's Character Demo. Ding next appeared in Islands of the Lost and Forgotten, wherein he composed only two tracks, "The Long Dark Night" and "Soft Moans of the Remains." In Millelith's Watch, the soundtrack album for The Chasm, he was credited for composing the music for the Nameless Ruins and Stony Halls areas. After working on only a few tracks in each of the previously mentioned albums, The Shimmering Voyage Vol. 2 saw more works from him as he composed or arranged several soundtracks for animated cutscenes.

何迦德 Jiade He

A member of the HOYO-MiX team since March 2019,[6] she debuted in The Shimmering Voyage as an orchestrator for many tracks such as "Rage Beneath the Mountains," "Invitation of Windblume," etc. A year after the album's release, she next appeared in The Shimmering Voyage Vol. 2 for arranging the tracks "The Comrades' Ambush," "Bitter Triumph," and "Eureka Moment."

Outside of HOYO-MiX, Jiade He collaborated with music producer Yu-Peng Chen in producing the song "梦留别" for the MMORPG Moonlight Blade in 2018.[7] In 2019, both worked with Dimeng Yuan on Moonlight Blade's "Saying Sword"[8] and Chen's previous album Being Towards Death.[9] in 2019.

姜以君 Yijun Jiang

A member of the HOYO-MiX team since July 2021,[10] Jiang debuted in the Honkai Impact 3rd album Paradox. They composed, arranged, and mixed "Sweet Trap" and "Devouring Snake." Their first work for Genshin Impact was in Islands of the Lost and Forgotten, in which they composed several tracks for the Enkanomiya region. Next, they composed more soundtracks for the album Millelith's Watch.

王斯迈 Simai Wang

Simai Wang debuted in The Shimmering Voyage as the orchestrator of the soundtrack "Fateful Departing." Next, in The Stellar Moments Vol. 2, they arranged the tracks "Shadow of Nemesis" and "Broker Betwixt Life and Death." Wang also performed the electric guitar for the first previously mentioned soundtrack.

苑迪萌 Dimeng Yuan

Dimeng Yuan debuted in the album The Stellar Moments. He co-composed most and arranged all soundtracks in the album. In addition, he performed the electric guitar for the tracks. His first solo composer work came in The Stellar Moments Vol. 2, his highlighted works being "Blossoms of Summer Night" and "Shirasagi Princess." In The Shimmering Voyage, he orchestrated and performed the electric guitar for several tracks. After arranging the song "Devastation and Redemption," Yuan composed a few soundtracks for Islands of the Lost and Forgotten. In the album Millelith's Watch, he composed the music for the Glowing Narrow area of The Chasm and co-composed a few tracks with Yijun Jiang.

He appeared as a guest in the first three issues of the official HOYO-MiX Q&A Column of Echoes. Yuan cited Final Fantasy VI as his introduction to music. Among the classical composers who influenced him were Frédéric Chopin and Sergei Rachmaninoff.

赵鑫 Xin Zhao

Zhao first appeared in the EP album Fleeting Colors in Flight, credited for performing the electric guitar and acoustic guitars for the track "Myriad of Lights." Next, in The Stellar Moments Vol. 2, they composed "Devotion of the Keeper," co-composed "Tactician's Grit" with Yu-Peng Chen, and arranged "Muji-Muji Chaos." Zhao composed and orchestrated several tracks in Islands of the Lost and Forgotten. For Millelith's Watch, they composed the music for the Underground Waterway area of The Chasm.

Honkai Impact 3rd

蔡近翰 Jinhan "Zoe" Cai

HOYO-MiX Jinhan Zoe Cai.png

Also known as Zoe Cai, he is the music director of miHoYo and the leader of the HOYO-MiX team. He is majorly involved in the music production of Honkai Impact 3rd; he also composed the songs "Starfall," "Rubia," and "Moon Halo."

In December 2021, miHoYo and the Shanghai Conservatory of Music established the Digital Music Professional Alliance with Cai as one of its directors. The alliance got formed in light of the rapid development of China's video game music market.[11]

宫奇 Qi "Gon" Gong

HOYO-MiX Qi Gong.png

Gon debuted in Impact as the audio mixer for the song "Befall" and did his first composer work in Onwards. Later, he became more involved in music production, as he composed, arranged, and mixed many soundtracks by himself in the album Yesterday. Gon also produced the songs "Moon Halo" and "Regression."

李敬浩 Jinghao "Hao" Li

HOYO-MiX Jinghao Li.png

Hao debuted as a composer in the 2020 album A Post-Honkai Odyssey. He composed all but one soundtrack for that album. A year later, he appeared in Yesterday and Alive as a composer and arranger. In 2022, he appeared in Paradox, A Post-Honkai Odyssey 2, and ELYSIUM.

文驰 Chi "Vinchi" Wen

HOYO-MiX Chi Wen.png

Vinchi debuted in the album Review as the composer for the soundtracks "Stygian Nymph," "Ninja's Noir," "Sublime Spring," "Dawn of Glory," and "Starlit Sanctum." He also took on arrangement and mixing for the jointly launched albums Yesterday and Alive. Next, he produced the A Post Honkai Odyssey 2 theme song, "Oracle."

He appeared as a guest in the fourth and fifth issues of the official HOYO-MiX Q&A Column of Echoes. In the interview, he revealed that he first worked on music for film and television until he played Ori and the Blind Forest, which drove him into video game music. His representative artworks are akin to his appearance in the Starfire Sonorant concert.

郑宇界 Yujie "JODODO" Zheng

JODODO in "We like 2 party" by wawajodo

Also known as Xiaoyu Zheng (郑小宇), he is one of the founding members of the HOYO-MiX team. In 2014, he appeared in the first Houkai Gakuen 2 album as a composer and arranger. Later, he composed for the 2018 Honkai Impact 3rd albums Impact and Onwards. He also produced the Houkai Gakuen 2 songs, "Hidden Heart" and "Incarnation," and the Tears of Themis song "未定的注定."

Zheng was part of the Chinese-Korean music trio 萬萬小宇宙wawajodo as a producer. The group was active from 2016 to 2017.

External Links

Global

China

References

  1. Kotowski, Don (February 18, 2021). "Annual Game Music Awards 2020 – Artists of the Year". VGMO -Video Game Music Online-. Retrieved February 28, 2022.
  2. Yu-peng Chen. Biography [IMDb page]. IMDb. Retrieved May 30, 2022.
  3. Genshin Impact (November 16, 2020). "Songs of Travelers" — Behind the Scenes of the Music of Liyue | Genshin Impact. YouTube. Retrieved May 30, 2020.
  4. Kotowski, Don (April 5, 2021). "Yu-Peng Chen Interview: The Music of Genshin Impact". VGMO -Video Game Music Online-. Retrieved February 28, 2022.
  5. Qian Ding. LinkedIn. Retrieved February 28, 2022.
  6. Jiade He. LinkedIn. Retrieved April 6, 2022.
  7. 梦留别_百度百科. Baidu Baike. Retrieved April 6, 2022.
  8. Jiade He. IMDb. Retrieved April 6, 2022.
  9. 陈致逸. (April 2, 2019).《向死而生》2019专辑版 - 陈致逸 - 专辑 - 网易云音乐. NetEase Cloud Music. Retrieved April 20, 2022.
  10. 姜以君. LinkedIn. Retrieved June 24, 2022.
  11. 数字音乐专委会在沪成立,米哈游音乐负责人蔡近翰任副主任. Sina Finance. Retrieved August 19, 2022.

Navigation

Advertisement