Updated: Sep 25, 2022
Genshin Impact version 3.1 is releasing on September 28th and will complete the new Sumeru map with the addition of the desert part. HoyoVerse announced many new and exciting news in the version 3.1 livestream. Here are all the new game updates.
Genshin Impact's Version 3.1 is called 'Kind Deshert and the Three Magi', this version will be covering the Sumeru story, the Archon quest, and the main story. Version 3.1 may be a bigger update than version 3.0.
Genshin Impact version 3.1 Characters and Banners -
Three new characters will be launching in version 3.1 of Genshin Impact. CYNO, NILOU and CANDACE will be the three new Sumeru characters joining the game.
The first phase of version 3.1 will have CYNO- 5 stars and Venti- 5star character banners. Candace-4 star will also be featured in the first phase.
The second phase will have Nilou- 5 star and Albedo- 5 star. Cyno's and Nilou's signature weapons will also be released with their respective banners.
Cyno will be an on-field hyper carry with the polearm and electro vision, his burst will convert his normal attacks into electro damage. Candace will be a polearm user and hydro off-field support, she will infuse party members' normal attacks with hydro. Nilou will be a DPS/burst damage dealer and will use hydro vision and sword, she will scale with HP stat.
Genshin Impact 3.1 Story and Events-
Version 3.1 of Genshin Impact will be a massive update, Sumeru's second map part will be released which is desert. The story will now focus on Scarlet Kind (Deshert king) and the Harbinger's attack on Sumeru for the Archon's Gnosis.
The game will receive two new world bosses and the Harbinger - Scaramouche will be the new weekly boss. The trailer of version 3.1 also revealed a new harbinger -' Dottore, The Doctor' who will be attacking Sumeru for the Gnosis of Dendro Archon.
Genshin Impact new Anime, Card game and Anniversary rewards-
The version 3.1 reveal stream had massive news for fans. HoyoVerse announced the new upcoming Genshin Impact anime, which will be created in collaboration with Ufotable, a well know animation studio.
The Genshin Impact is also celebrating its 2nd year anniversary, travellers will receive 10 acquainted fates(wishes), 1600 primogems, 4 fragile raisins and a cloud retainer pet.
HoyoVerse is also working on an in-game Genshin Impact card game which is currently in the test phase. According to them, this will be released in the game by version 3.3 of Genshin Impact.