1.5 Update is an update of Genshin Impact. Guide includes banners, release date, patch notes, events, new bosses, patch details, contents, weapons and characters for version 1.51.
Table of Contents
|1.5 Version Updates|
|Housing System||Zhongli's Story||Mimi Tomo||Energy Amplifier|
1.5 Update Patch Notes - Release Date
Released On April 28, 2021
1.5 Update will be released on April 28, 2021 as announced in the latest Trailer
|1.5||April 28, 2021|
New Update Every 6 Weeks
Mihoyo also announced that they plan to release new contents for the game every 6 weeks.
1.5 Update Content Summary
|Zhongli's Rerun Banner|
| ■ Hangout Event|
└ Noelle - Part 2
■ Energy Amplifier Initiation
└ A collect & combat event with different buffs.
■ Battlefront: Misty Dungeon
└ A dungeon combat event.
└ A hide-and-seek event.
■ Mimi Tomo
└ An event featuring the Unusual Hilichurl
■ Overflowing Mastery
└ Get more talent books at domains!
|New Permanent System|
|■ Housing System|
└ Decorate your island/ house with Furnitures.
└ Craft decors using materials such as Wood.
└ Receive rewards like Transient Resin & Vial of Adeptal Speed.
|■ Zhongli's Second Story Quest|
└ A continuation of Zhongli's past and background.
■ Eula's Story Quest
└ An introduction of the Eula.
|■ Abyss Lector|
New Boss to be battled in the World Quest.
■ Azhdaha (Dahaka)
New Boss to be battled in Zhongli's story Quest.
■ Cryo Hypostasis
New Hypostasis Boss for 1.5. Located in Dragonspine.
|■ Ridge Watch|
New Artifact Domain located between Mondstadt & Liyue.
|■ Tenacity of the Millelith|
HP & Shield Boost artifact.
■ Pale Flame
PHYS ATK & ATK Boost artifact.
|① Cured Pork Dry Hotpot|
② Stir-Fried Fish Noodles
③ Crab Roe Tofu
1.5 Update Patch Notes - What To Prepare?
Pre-Load Available On April 26, 2021
1.5 Update's Preload will be available right before the release of the version. Make sure to download it so you can play the game right away once the game releases.
Local Specialties will not only just be a part of Character Ascension. Those materials will also be crucial in crafting materials for your house. Collect as much as you can while waiting for the 1.5 Update.More About Local Specialties Here!
1.5 Update Patch Notes - Upcoming Events
Housing System (Teapot System)
Mihoyo has confirmed that there will be a housing system of sort to be added to the game sometime on version 1.5!Check Out The Housing / Teapot System Here
An event featuring the Unusual Hilichurl Search for the Unusual Hilichurl and battle them for rewards!More About Mimi Tomo Here!
Battlefront: Misty Dungeon
A puzzle dungeon game with combat. Enter a dungeon, solve puzzles and battle different monsters for generous rewards!More about Battlefront: Misty Dungeon Here!
A hide and seek event between players. In this event, you can transform into different object to deceive the seeker.More About Windtrace Here!
Energy Amplifier Initiation
Play the event and receive a free Diona! You will need to collect "fractured fruits" for buffs to make your adventure easier.More About Energy Amplifier Initiation Here!
Get the double of amount of Talent books every pull during the event.More About Overflowing Mastery Here!
Zhongli's Second Story Quest
Travel once again with Zhongli on his second story quest.More on Zhongli's Second Story Quest Here!
Diona's Hangout Event
Interact with Mondstadt's cat girl, Diona, and enjoy her story with her upcoming Hangout Event.Diona's Hangout Event
Noelle's Hangout Event Part 2
The second part of Noelle's event will also be released on version 1.5Noelle's Hangout Event
1.5 Update Patch Notes - New Features
Half Resin Amount For Weekly Bosses
The needed amount of resin for the weekly boss is changed from 60 to 30 for the first 3 bosses of that week.
Mail Pins Function
You can now save the mails you receive from characters or from admins by using this Mail function.
Improved Performance For PS4 & PS5
In version 1.5 comes the release PS5 version for Genshin. Together with this is the improvement of in-game performance for Console players.
1.5 Update Patch Notes - New Characters
Eula - The Cryo Claymore User
Eula is the first 5 star Claymore user to have the Cryo element in her arsenal. She's very fluid, incorporating flips when attacking with her Claymore and her elemental attacks.More About Eula Here!
Yanfei - The Pyro Catalyst User
As a catalyst user, Yanfei can attack enemies directly with fire. She can spread fire and induce elemental reactions with her every attack!More About Yanfei Here!
1.5 Update Patch Notes - New Areas
Inazuma Is Currently Under Developement
It was announced in the livestream that Inazuma is currently under developement. Several concept arts was also released so check them out in the article below!More About Inazuma Here!
No News About The Chasm
Currently, there are no news about the area near Liyue, The Chasm. It might be released on a later date / versions.More About The Chasm Here!
1.5 Update Patch Notes - Weapons & Artifacts
2 New Artifacts was announced to be released on Update 1.5.
Pale Flame Set
|2-Piece Set||Physical DMG +25%|
|4-Piece Set||When an Elemental Skill hits an opponent ATK is increased by 9% for 7s. This effect stacks up to 2-times and can be triggered once every 0.3s. Once 2 stacks are reached, the 2-set effect is increased by 100%.|
Tenacity of the Millelith Set
|2-Piece Set||HP +20%|
|4-Piece Set||When an Elemental Skill hits an opponent, the ATK of all nearby party members is increased by 20% and their Shield Strength is increased by 30% for 3s. This effect can be triggered one every 0.5s. This effect can still be triggered even when the character who is using the artifact set is not on the field.|
1.5 Update Patch Notes - Monsters & Bosses
New Weekly & Story Bosses
Several new bosses are to be released on version 1.5.
Azhdaha is confirmed to be released on version 1.5.More About Azhdaha Here!
Cryo Hypostasis confirmed for 1.5. It is said that it will appear on Dragonspine.More About Cryo Hypostasis
Abyss Lector - Violet Lightning
Confirmed to appear on version 1.5. Just like the Abyss Herald, it might be another Story-Only character.More about Abyss Lector Here!