Genshin Impact had a live stream on February 17th showcasing the new 3.5 update with character banners, new characters, and events. Version 3.5 will also bring an Archon quest, revealing more secrets of Abyss.
Hoyoverse also announced some permanent changes, Dehya will be added to the standard banner from version 3.6. Travelers will get one intertwined fate for completing every Archon quest, which means 22 free wishes will be given after the update (if you have caught up with the game).
Genshin Impact 3.5 new character and banners
Dehya and Mika releases in Genshin 3.5-
Version 3.5 of Genshin Impact will bring two new playable characters into the game, Dehya and Mika. Dehya will be a pyro 5-star character from Sumeru and will sue Claymore, Mika will be a 4-star cryo character from Mondstadt and will use polearm weapon type.
Dehya- provides defensive utility, will take a portion of team's damage herself and will heal herself when has low hp. She will also provide massive resistance to interruption.
Mika- Will be a supporting character with buffing and healing abilities. Will provide an attack speed boost and physical damage boost. He will also provide off-field healing in terms of lifesteal.
Genshin Impact 3.5 character banners-
The first phase of the 3.5 update will have Dehya and Cyno as the featured 5 stars with their signature weapon banners. The second phase will have rerun banners for Ayaka and Shenhe along with Mika as 4-star character.
Genshin Impact 3.5 Events and Primogems-
There will be four events in version 3.5.
Windblume's breath - main event for 3.5, will have 3 sub-event
Spices from the west
Version 3.5 will also have Ley lien overflow in the end. During these events and complete version 3.5 update, players can get around 10k primogems and 22 intertwined fates (archon quest completion).
Windblumes breath will give players a free claymore with elemental mastery sub stat, crowns and many other rewards.