Hiya Vacationers! The Genshin Affect dev crew is worked up to share with you the newest data on our first model replace of 2023, approaching January 18. Because the world of Teyvat ushers in a brand new yr, Model 3.4 The Beautiful Evening Chimes will introduce two new playable characters, Alhaitham and Yaoyao in addition to a number of enjoyable, occasions, and wealthy rewards. Whereas the individuals of Liyue are busy making ready for annual Lantern Ceremony celebrations, the Yashiro Fee and Arataki Itto are additionally planning one thing thrilling and difficult. Gamers can stay up for claiming the next rewards without cost: 10 + 3 Intertwined Fates, a 4-star Liyue character, and Lisa’s new outfit! Kamisato Ayaka’s new outfit may even be obtainable in retailer with a limited-time low cost.
Along with celebrations and occasions, a brand new space amid sandstorms lastly reveals itself among the many huge desert of Sumeru, the place myths, wonders, and mysteries are buried.
Festivities, video games, and rewards
Within the annual Lantern Ceremony celebrations, Liyue Harbor has been adorned with ribbons, lanterns, fireworks, and varied festive actions are additionally in full swing. A particular music competition will likely be hosted this yr that includes company from afar. Within the meantime, the locals are able to share some conventional crafts, such because the Paper Theater Efficiency, which is a must-see among the many youngsters. The efficiency options the Valiant Bearded Hero Huanguang, and Vacationers will help behind the scenes to make sure that the sequence of performances runs easily. One other occasion gameplay, Radiant Sparks, permits gamers to expertise the sensation of hovering into the sky like blooming fireworks.
The enjoyment additionally spreads to Inazuma, the place two competitions await challengers. The Yashiro Fee is busy making ready for “Warrior’s Spirit,” a contest through which members will duel with blades utilizing Inazuma’s conventional abilities of “Parry” and “Honed Strategies.” Through the occasion, Kamisato Ayaka will put on a brand new outfit and interact in a rare duel with a particular visitor. On the opposite facet of the islands, Arataki Itto can be internet hosting a contest, however it’s one which requires contestants to duel with their beetles. Through the “Beetle Brawl,” you possibly can management your Onikabuto to crush your opponents with methods and ideal timing.
Extra occasions and surprises are but to come back. The “Second Blooming” problem occasion will give Vacationers a chance to redeem Lisa’s new outfit without cost. In the meantime, don’t neglect to take a look at the day by day login and greeting emails to assert as much as 10 + 3 Intertwined Fates.
A “Feeble” Scholar of Sumeru and an endearing Soul of Liyue
In Model 3.4, each two new playable characters Alhaitham and Yaoyao possess a Dendro Imaginative and prescient, however their personalities differ in some ways. Alhaitham, the present scribe of the Sumeru Akademiya, is a rational particular person in pursuit of fact and knowledge, whereas Yaoyao indulges herself in nature and folks round her, forming shut bonds with many creatures, buddies, and even the adepti of Liyue.
Serving because the Akademiya’s scribe, Alhaitham has been a trusted companion on our journey to rescue Nahida. You’ll find out extra about Alhaitham’s present scenario in his Story Quest Vultur Volans Chapter, the place the story continues after he has taken up the function of Performing Nice Sage. Moreover, this self-proclaimed “feeble scholar” can now be part of your celebration as a five-star sword wielder, permitting you to use his knowledge to your personal journey. Alhaitham values effectivity in fight. He can create Chisel Mild Mirrors together with his Elemental assaults and different means. The Chisel Mild Mirrors can convert Alhaitham’s assaults into Dendro harm, unleash coordinated assaults, and improve the harm dealt by his Elemental Burst when extra Mirrors are current. Due to this fact, the best way to handle the quantity and use of Chisel Mild Mirrors is the important thing to enhancing Alhaitham’s functionality in fight.
The brand new four-star character, Yaoyao, is a lovable baby who’s favored by each the adepti and locals in Liyue. She is an apprentice of Madame Ping and was given a rabbit-shaped adeptus machine named Yuegui by Cloud Retainer. In fight, Yaoyao wields a polearm and throws Yuegui to help her in battle. She additionally offers therapeutic to the crew, or buffs her motion velocity and Dendro Resistance. Additionally, Yaoyao could be very accustomed to various kinds of creatures, so she received’t spook close by creatures like small animals and Crystalflies when she approaches them.
Yaoyao, Alhaitham, and Xiao’s rerun will happen within the first half of Model 3.4’s Occasion Needs, and the latter half will function Hu Tao’s and Yelan’s reruns. Additionally, don’t neglect to ask one of many 9 4-star characters from Liyue, together with Yaoyao, to your celebration without cost while you accumulate a certain quantity of Festive Fever.
Amidst sandstorms and legends
Amid mud and sandstorms, a deadly space of Sumeru, the Desert of Hadramaveth is lastly unveiled. With a perpetual gigantic twister at its middle, the panorama expands and spirals out into the gap. The nearer you get to the middle, the stronger and harsher sandstorms chances are you’ll encounter, making it tougher to see by the storm. As the journey progresses, you can even obtain safety and assist to resist the raging sandstorms.
In the meantime, risks additionally lurk beneath, the place the Wenut search probabilities to penetrate by the floor to launch assaults towards you. The deadliest amongst them is the brand new boss, the Setekh Wenut, a crafty predator that lures its prey utilizing mimicry of flowers on its tail. The Setekh Wenut resurfaces at intervals, taking up varied types throughout battle, leaping out of the sand like a worm firing highly effective Anemo beam assaults within the type of a flower. Right here’s just a little tip: the Swirl Response might be the important thing to weakening the Setekh Wenut on the proper time.
Nevertheless, the relentless wind additionally brings up buried items from totally different eras. Components of ruins and thorn-filled caverns scattered in rifts and valleys might lead you to the stays of town of Gurabad, and even the Orchard of Pairidaeza (now known as the Everlasting Oasis by the desert dwellers), the place legend has it that King Deshret constructed this everlasting area of stillness to commemorate the Goddess of Flowers.
For those who’ve completed the Golden Slumber World Quest, you’ll crew up with Jeht once more and a mysterious Magic Bottle in quest of the long-lost Orchard of Pairidaeza. Set out from the Tanit Camps – a large settlement with a singular tradition, and witness Jeht’s journey in seek for her household origins. A historical past misplaced in time will regularly be unveiled.
New card sport mode
Ranging from Model 3.4, every model replace will function a limited-time Genius Invokation TCG gameplay mode. For Model 3.4, the brand new rule of the limited-time mode is to begin with 8 Omni Cube. In the meantime, two new Character Playing cards: Klee and Beidou will likely be becoming a member of the duels on this upcoming replace.
Final however not least, we want to categorical our honest because of everybody who has joined the fantasy world of Teyvat. Thanks, Vacationers, and we stay up for spending one other sensible yr with all of you!