Developer miHoYo is including a brand new boss struggle for Honkai Impact 3rd gamers to deal with–Elysia. A “Recon Report” goes over the encounter. The struggle will contain the brand new character launched as a part of the sport’s model 5.zero content material replace. Elysia is described within the report because the second-ranked member of a gaggle known as the “Thirteen Flame-Chasers.”

The Flame-Chasers had been a strong squad of super-soldiers from the Previous Era, a time interval from the distant previous of the Honkai Impact 3rd setting. Elysia seems as a narrative character, guiding Raiden Mei round an space generally known as the Elysian Realm, a form of mausoleum devoted to the heroes and battles of the Previous Era. As a part of the replace 5.zero rollout, a brand new playable sequence will likely be added to the sport that permits gamers to problem Elysia to a battle. The stage, titled Sequence: Real, will likely be unlocked by finishing the “In the Infinite Shadow” quest line.

Check out an idea trailer for the Elysian realm, that includes Japanese-language voiceover from Elysia (English subtitles can be found by way of the closed captions perform).

In fight, Elysia takes the type of an archer-type character. Archers are a comparatively latest addition to Honkai Impact 3rd, with the primary devoted archer-type being Fischl, the crossover character from Genshin Impact. Previews from the core Chinese version of the sport reveal that Elysia will be added as a playable Valkyrie within the model 5.1 replace, although a launch schedule for the abroad editions is unconfirmed.

As a Honkai Impact 3rd boss, Elysia can freeze her targets in crystal to maintain them from transferring. While her opponents are locked down, Elysia drains them to heal herself and causes Pristine Pledge talismans to look behind her. The Pledges improve her injury output and alter the character of her assaults, making her a harder goal.

Honkai Impact 3rd is instantly out there on iOS, Android, and PC. The model 5.zero replace went reside on August 12, 2021, and introduced with it a brand new battlesuit for heroine Kiana Kaslana, the Herrscher of Flamescion.