Genshin Impact’s 1.3 livestream isn’t for a few hours but, however developer Mihoyo has dropped a brand new trailer and update on PlayStation Blog, which provides us a number of particulars to mull over whereas we wait. One of the nuggets that instantly caught my eye was that polearm-wielder Xiao is coming to Teyvat as a playable character on February three when the update goes dwell.

He’s going to be the primary banner of the upcoming launch, and there’s already some data on him on the official web site, alongside the trailer you possibly can catch under. He’s a polearm person who makes use of the Anemo aspect with some cool strikes. His Elemental Burst assault sees him tackle the type of a yaksha and acquire bonus assault vary and injury. Do take into account, although, that sustaining this way will drain your well being, so use it correctly.

We additionally obtained a peep on the anime game’s Lantern Rite pageant, which is right here to coincide with the 2021 Lunar New Year. Seeing the lanterns sway by means of the wind seems to be beautiful, however there’s loads to do to maintain your self busy. You will help everybody put together within the days main up the occasion after which go to distributors and play video games when the large day hits. You’ll be rewarded for serving to out, too, with over 1,600 Primogems, a free four-star Liyue character, and “other rewards on offer to help you fully prepare for the year ahead”. Hmm.

You can catch the trailer down under in the event you fancy checking it out for your self:

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If you need a useful rundown of what’s concerned within the Genshin Impact’s 1.3 update, you already know the place to click on.