Update 1.1 adds a quest line to Genshin Impact that will complete the story of Liyue city, as well as a number of side tasks related to individual characters.
After the update, the game also starts the seasonal event Unreconciled Stars, according to the plot of which the characters will face an “unexpected and terrible disaster”. The event will last for two weeks. players will be able to complete special tasks, complete cooperative tasks, and receive special rewards, including a four-star Fischl heroine.
Genshin Impact will also introduce four additional characters:
- Childe (five stars) – an Archer who uses the power of water in battle and can change the bow to daggers for melee attacks
- Zhongli (five stars) – a Spearman who deals damage with the earth element. Able to briefly turn opponents to stone.
- Xinyan (four stars) — a heroine who fights with a two-handed sword and fire, and when using the ultimate ability, plays the guitar and repels enemies with waves of sound.
- Diona (four stars) – owns a bow and manages ice.
A new monster, Forrest Hilichurl, will also appear in the game. Its name and appearance refer to Forrest Liu, the head of the miHoYo Studio that developed Genshin Impact.
After the 1.1 update, in-game regions will have a reputation system that will unlock exclusive rewards, such as items and customization options.
Update 1.1 will be available on PC, PS4, and mobile devices running Android and iOS.