A brand new update for Genshin Impact arrives on February 3rd of 2021. The Update 1.3 will feature the long awaiting character Xiao. Here are some details:
- Xiao’s Banner will starting on Feb 3rd. Keqing will have a separate Rate Up Banner on Feb 17th.
- Xiao is a 5 Star Anemo Polearm user, he specializes in plunging attacks, taking no fall damage regardless of height from plunging attacks and dealing more damage the longer he falls.
- Xiao’s Burst enhances his offensive capabilities at the cost of his health.
- Xiao Story Quest will be available.
- During the event duration, his story quest will not require a Story Key and will have a lower Adventurer Rank requirement of 23.
- After the event is over, the quest will require an Adventurer Rank of 32 and will require a Story Key.
Update 1.3 will feature some new limited time events and rewards:
- Free 10 Intertwined Fates for logging in during Fed 11 -26.
- There will be an opportunity to earn 1600 Primogems for a total of 20 summons when combined with the intertwined Fates.
- Free 4 Star Liyue Character of their choice during the period of Feb 18th to March 7th.
- Double bonus for either Mora or EXP Leyline for 3 times each day(Can only use 20 Resin Redemption for this. Can’t use Condense Resins).
- New Event – Lantern Rites, will provide players the opportunity to earn more rewards such as Hero’s Wit, Mora, Ascension Fragments, Talent Books, etc.
- Lantern Rites will feature multiple parts with a new game mode.
- In addition, there will be a mini-event – Five Flushes of Fortune, which will require players, each day, to take pictures pertaining to a specific subject using the new Kurious Kamera in order to obtain more rewards.
Free 4 Star Character
Every player will have the opportunity to choose a Free 4 Star Liyue Character of their choice.
- Ningguang (Geo Catalyst User)
- Xinyan (Pyro Claymore User)
- Xiangling (Pyro Polearm User)
- Xingqiu (Hydro Sword User)
- Chongyun (Cryo Claymore User)
- Beidou (Electro Claymore User)
Promotion Codes(100 Primogems Each):