Genshin Impact update 2.4 arrives Jan. 5 with two new characters

Genshin Effect’s next upgrade, variation 2.4, will introduce Jan. 5, Mihoyo revealed this weekend. Entitled “Fleeting Colors in Flight,” the upgrade functions the immersed ruins of Enkanomiya, “sealed away for thousands of years beneath Inazuma,” designers state.

“Fleeting Colors in Flight” will likewise consist of 2 brand-new playable characters, first-class Shenhe and four-star Yun Jin. Both are pole arm fighters and beneficial assistance characters for your group. They’ll handle brand-new opponents from the depths of Enkanomiya, consisting of the Bathysmal Vishaps, referred to as “cunning social predators who can hunt together and take advantage of their surroundings in combat.”

When it comes to the brand-new area, Enkanomiya is both “a huge floating island” that is “beneath the ocean,” Mihoyo’s press release states, and it’s “constantly eroded by the Abyss.” Being undersea, Enkanomiya does not have the day and night cycle (although time still passes) of the surface area. “Players will find a way to use Dainichi Mikoshi, the artificial sun developed by the ancient civilization,” Mihoyo stated, “as they delve into the puzzles and depths of Enkanomiya.”

The brand-new year on the world above methods brand-new video games, stalls, suppliers “and all sorts of festivities” in Livue Harbor; seasonal occasions that provide an opportunity at complimentary four-star Livue characters (8 in all); 10 Linked Fates; and an opportunity to assist Ningugang restore the Jade Chamber.

Genshin Effect initially introduced in September 2020, and pertained to PlayStation 5 in April 2021. The free-to-play, open-world action RPG presently enables gamers to check out Livue Harbor, Inazuma, and Mondstadt, 3 of the 7 cities in the bigger world of Tevyat.

Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.