Is Buying Genesis Crystals from CodaShop in Genshin Impact Legit?

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Based in the Philippines, CodaShop is a 3rd party vendor where Genshin Impact players can purchase Genesis Crystals for the game, sometimes cheaper than directly in-game.

CodaShop offers Genesis Crystal purchases and bonuses, sometimes at a lower price than miHoYo due to currency conversion rates.

This has led some Genshin Impact players to be wary of the merchant, wondering how legit and secure the service actually it.

CodaShop Is Legit/Safe

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CODASHOP: A simple interface for purchasing Genesis Crystals outside of Genshin Impact

CodaShop started selling Genesis Crystals for Genshin Impact, stating they are an official 3rd party top-up shop for miHoYo's popular free-to-play RPG.

Some fans, skeptical about how legit the service was, reached out to Genshin Impacts's customer service in order to ensure CodaShop was actually a secure and valid place to purchase Genesis Crystals online.

One player posted the response they received from Genshin Customer Service in the official Hoyolab Forums:

"Hellow, Traveler! Completely legal, you can purchase there and it's totally safe and legal ^^ Best regards"

The user, Tavern, encouraged other users to reach out to customer service themselves if they doubted them.

It is worth noting that English is not the first language of many of the customer support representatives.

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CodaShop and Other Games

CodaShop is not a new site that popped up just to sell Genesis Crystals for Genshin Impact.

They have been around for some time and also sell in-game currency for games like VALORANT, League of Legends, and more.


May players have asked questions about their validity and many others have posted about their success stories using the service.

CodaShop sells all in-game currency at full price, though sometimes it appears cheaper due to exchange rates.

Players are not really get a deal here, just an alternative place to buy in-game currency without actually having to be in-game to do so.

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