Genshin Impact
Genshin Impact - Wiki Guide & Walkthrough
New Characters - All Upcoming Characters
New Characters - All Upcoming Characters | Genshin Impact - GameWith

Genshin Impact
New Characters - All Upcoming Characters

Last Updated:
Hot Topic
Hypostatic Symphony Event Released!
Related Featured Articles

Check out all new characters in Genshin Impact! Find out all upcoming characters, from ver. 1.1, 1.2, 1.3, release date, names, leak info, & other coming characters like Dainsleif!

Table of Contents

New Characters In Version 1.2

New Characters

CharacterConfirmed Info
AlbedoAlbedo★5 / Geo / Sword
Voice Actors:
[JP] Nojima Kenji
[EN] Khoi Da
GanyuGanyu★5 / Cryo / Bow
Voice Actos:
[JP] Ueda Reina
[EN] Jennifer Losi
・To be added in January
・Appeared in Chapter 1: Act 2
・Secretary for Liyue Qixing

Genshin Impact's 1.2 patch came out on December 23rd, 2020. In addition to new characters, the new region of Dragonspine was also added to the game.

Check Out More Info On The 1.2 Update Here

Upcoming Characters (Not Yet Added)

Characters Coming In Patch 1.3

CharacterConfirmed Info
魈(しょう)Xiao★5 / Anemo / Polearm
Voice Actor:
[JP] Yoshitsuga Matsuoka
[EN] Unknown
・Has a two-stage charge ability
・Can be used in combination with his regular abilities
・Expectations that he'll be a powerful Anemo attacker

Genshin Impact's version 1.3 Patch is set to hit in February of 2021. In addition to new characters, we're also expecting to get a new festival events as well.

Rosaria & Hu Tao Coming As Well?

Click to Enlarge

▲Rosaria speaking with Barbara

Although it's not certain, we did get a glimpse of Barbara in a shot with the new character Rosaria. It's expected that she'll also be added in Patch 1.3. Hu Tao's name was also mentioned in the comment section of the video. We're not sure if these characters will be ★5 or ★4 as of yet either.

Characters Likely To Be Added In 1.3
RosariaRosariaHu TaoHu Tao

Possible Characters In 1.4

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

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.

Other Officially Announced Characters

Characters Announced At Tokyo Game Show

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

Characters That Appeared In Promotional Videos

CharacterChapter They Appear
CynoCynoPart of the Sumeru story
Lyney & LynetteLyney & LynettePart 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
RosariaRosariaPrinceps Cretaceus Chapter

Characters That Was Mentioned In Voice-Overs / Story

CharacterCharacters Who Mentioned Them
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 Xingqui.
YunjinRaiden - Mentioned by Zhongli at the end of A New Star Approaches.

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 2021 (Exact date unknown)
Event:「Lantern Festival」

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

Genshin Impact - Related Articles

Copyright© 2012-2020 miHoYo ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

Have some feedback? Click here

Your feedbacks will be checked by our staffs and will be attended to accordingly. Please be advised that we may not reply to every individual feedbacks.

Reader Comments
Max. 300 Characters

By clicking Submit you are agreeing to the Terms of Use.
*Offensive, insulting or inappropriate use of forum may lead to ban/restriction.
To avoid griefing, you will not be able to post or report for the first %d hours upon visiting this forum for the first time.


Looks like nobody posted here yet...

Article Menu
Latest News
Hypostatic Symphony Articles
Lost Riches Event Articles
Latest Events & Banners
Upcoming Events & Contents
Update 1.2 Related Information
Dragonspine Guides
New Weapons
New Artifacts
New Characters
New Materials & Gadgets
New Items
Quest Walkthroughs
Archon Quests
World Quests
Boss Guides
Beginner's Guide
Characters Related Guides
Unreleased Characters
Tier List
Useful Info
Future Updates