The 2.1 replace for Genshin Impact arrives the night of August 31, 2021, and miHoYo is additional selling its headline character–the Raiden Shogun herself. The newest Genshin Impact Character Demo video uploaded to the official Youtube channel reveals Inazuma’s ruler in motion, in addition to giving a bit extra perception into her persona and perspective.

With opening narration by Yae Miko, the top priestess of the Grand Narukami Shrine and shut confidant of the Raiden Shogun, the Genshin Impact Character Demo underscores the Electro Archon’s fixation on pursuing an “unchanging eternity” and shunning the inherent impermanence of human issues. She’s additionally proven in motion, wielding a polearm to conquer her foes in a flash.

Beyond the Character Demo, miHoYo detailed the Raiden Shogun’s fight efficiency in different reveal. As a five-Star polearm character, she and the four-Star archer Sara Kujou would be the first new Electro-element characters added to Genshin Impact since launch. Her Elemental Skill Transcendence: Baleful Omen reveals a shard of the Raiden Shogun’s Euthymia, dealing Electro harm and granting a particular buff to the get together. The buff “Eye of Stormy Judgment” provides further area-effect Electro harm when get together members harm enemies. Buffed get together members additionally achieve boosts to their Elemental Burst harm.

The Raiden Shogun additionally advantages from her fellow get together members utilizing their very own Elemental Bursts ceaselessly, as she good points an escalating degree of “Resolve” once they do, indicated by Chakra Desiderata marks on her halo. These stacks of Resolve enhance the effectiveness of the Raiden Shogun’s personal Elemental Burst: Musou Shinsetsu. Drawing her sword, Musou Shinsetsu adjustments Baal’s preventing type to a sword-based one at some stage in the burst and infuses her assaults with Electro.

Genshin Impact is instantly accessible on the PC, PS4, PS5, and cell gadgets. A Nintendo Switch model is in improvement. The Raiden Shogun will arrive alongside the two.1 replace, which is scheduled to go reside on September 1, 2021. Her Wish banner may even embrace Sara Kujou, the Anemo-element Sucrose, and Pyro-element Xiangling. The Epitome Invocation Weapon banner will permit gamers to roll for Engulfing Lightning, the polearm featured within the Character Demo.