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New characters list newly introduced characters in Genshin Impact! Includes new characters in ver. 1.3, 1.4 & 1.5, release date, names, leaks and upcoming characters like Dainsleif!!!

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New Characters In Version 1.6

1.6 New Character

CharacterConfirmed Info
KazuhaKazuha★5 / Anemo / Sword
Voice Actors:
[JP] Shimazaki Nobunaga
[EN] Mark Whitten
Know More About Kazuha Here!

New Characters In Version 1.5

1.5 New Characters

CharacterConfirmed Info
EulaEula★5 / Anemo / Claymore
Voice Actors:
[JP] Sato Rina
[EN] Suzie Young

Eula is a freshly added character for the 1.5 update. A story quest and event will likely happen in the game itself. Check back for more updates regarding her official release and more!

Know More About Eula Here!
CharacterConfirmed Info
yanfeiYanfei★4 / Pyro / Catalyst
Voice Actress:
[JP] Hanamori Yumiri
[EN] Lizzie Freeman

Yan fei was released as a new character for the 1.5 Update. Yan fei is also related to the Serenitea Pot story quest.

More About 1.5 Update Here!

Upcoming Characters (Not Yet Added)

Possible Characters In 1.6 and Beyond

CharacterConfirmed Info
ayakaKamisato Ayaka★5 / Cryo / Sword
Voice Actor:
[JP] Hayami Saori
・Main character from the Inazuma story
・Has a similar high-speed movement ability to Mona
YoimiyaYoimiya★5? / Pyro / Bow
Voice Actor:
- Owner of Naganohara Fireworks

Information about Patch 1.4 has not been released (or leaked) as of yet, though it's said that the Electro area of Inazuma is said to be added. Alongside it, we might expect to see the Cryo character Kamisato Ayaka.

Additional Characters

Is Kazuha Playable?

It is said that Kazuha, a rumored 5-star anemo charcater, is highly related to Kamisato Ayaka and the Electro area of Inazuma. He is speculated to be released this upcoming 1.6 update.

Know More About Kazuha Here!

Yoimiya Coming As Well?

Although it's not certain, there are rumores circling around the Genshin Impact community as this certain character will appear not very soon. Check back to get more updates regarding Yoimiya.

Know More About Yoimiya Here!

Other Officially Announced Characters

Characters Announced At Tokyo Game Show

CharacterConfirmed Info
DainsleifDainsleifStats unknown
Voice Actor:
[JP] Tsuda Kenjiro
[EN]Yuri Lowenthal
・Announced at Tokyo Game Show 2020
・Appeared in official videos

Characters That Appeared In Promotional Videos

CharacterChapter They Appear
CynoCynoPart of the Sumeru story
LyneyLyneyPart of the Fontaine Story
LynetteLynettePart of the Fontaine Story
IansanIansanPart of the Natlan story
PulcinellaPulcinellaPart of the Snezhnaya story

Characters That Appeared In The Story

CharacterPart Where They Appeared
SignoraLa SignoraPrologue: Act 3
BaizhuBaizhu Chapter 1: Act 2
ScaramoucheScaramoucheUnreconciled Stars Event

Characters That Was Mentioned In Voice-Overs / Story

CharacterCharacters Who Mentioned Them
TsaritsaTsaritsa - Queen of Fatui mentioned by Venti, Zhongli and many others
YaoyaoYaoyao - Mentioned by Xiangling & Ningguang
RhinedottirRhinedottir - Mentioned by Albedo at Act 5 of Chalk Prince & The Dragon
AliceAlice - Mentioned by Klee.
YunjinYunjin - Mentioned by Keqing, Xinyan and Xingqiu.
YunjinRaiden - Mentioned by Zhongli at the end of A New Star Approaches.
VarkaVarka Grandmaster of Knights Of Favonius. Mentioned by Jean & Lisa

Characters Appeared In The Webtoon

ColleiCollei Appeared in the official Genshin Impact webtoon, Chapter 3, Lost and Found (Part 1).
DottoreDottoreAppeared in the official Genshin Impact webtoon, Chapter 1: Bad Wine (Part 2).

Other Potential Characters

MimiMimi Possible Hydro Catalyst User From Inazuma
KazuhaKazuha Possible new Anemo character
ShenheShenhe "Divine Crane" name may imply divinity & Major plots
ohamaTohama A warrior from the Inazuma region?
SayuSayu Possible Anemo claymore wielder possibly from Inazuma region
WeiweiWeiwei New potential character from a new unknown region
ShenliShenli Possible Liyue character that uses Claymore & is Cryo element. May appear with Rosario
YoimiyaYoimiya New character with possible ties or affiliations with Kamisato Ayaka
KateKate Possible Mondstadt knight character
AyatoAyato Ayaka's brother that she worries about
YaeYaeRumored character prom Mihoyo’s previous title

When Will They Go Live?

Added After Major Updates

PatchDate / Included Events
1.1November 11th
Event:「A New Star Approaches」
Additions to Liyue story
1.2December 23rd
Event: Dragonspine, other themed events also added
1.3February 17, 2021
Event:「Lantern Festival」
1.4March 17, 2021
Event:「An Invitation to Windbloom」
1.5April 28, 2021
Event:「Gentry of Hermitage」

Just like how the version 1.1 update brought us Childe, we can also expect every major content update to bring us some new characters.

Check Out Updates & Latest News Here

Sudden Releases Like Klee Are Possible Too


Klee's introduction to the game actually did not coincide with a major content patch. Characters that don't have an important role to play in the story might be added at different times. They might be added as a Wish-only feature!

Check Out Info On Wishes Here

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Anonymous 3

Eula is shown as anemo but she's cryo :(

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"Xingqiu" is spelling incorrectly.

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where is Varka?

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