Another day and another round of news on the Genshin Impact game. This game has surely taken the whole gaming industry by storm. The 1.2 update of the game is just days away, but we already have some fresh leaks regarding Genshin Impact 1.3 update.
As mentioned in the previous post, version 1.2 of the game is scheduled to release on December 23rd along with a new map, new characters, new events, and much more. But till then, let’s have a look at the leaks surfacing the 1.3 update of the game which will be hopefully released in February 2021.
The development of Genshin Impact is pretty fast as developers are continuously focusing on improving the game and adding new weapons and other items in the game. So, let’s discuss what’s coming in the Genshin Impact 1.3 update as per the leaks.
Genshin Impact 1.3 Update – New Characters?
The upcoming game updates will be introducing a bunch of new characters in the game according to the leak. There are several new characters that are in development and will be hopefully arriving with the new 1.3 update as are shown in the tweet below.
(leaks) Here is a recap of all the characters that are supposed to arrive 1.2 – 1.3 -1.4…
— NEP NEP Genshin Impact Leaks ❄️ (@Nepnep_Impact) December 4, 2020
Update 1.3 – New Weapons?
Here’s the tweet showing the weapons that might be coming in the 1.3 update
Leaks all weapons from 1.3 and Inazuma: (Bows)
Bakufu – Kunwu – Moonfall – Monstad Wildsith
— NEP NEP Genshin Impact Leaks ❄️ (@Nepnep_Impact) December 19, 2020
Update 1.3 – New Events?
The 1.3 version of the game is expected to release in mid or end of February 2021. So, we assume that the update might be full of new events related to Lunar New Year and Valentine’s Day.
Update 1.3 – Other Adjustments and Changes
Adjustments for Zhongli
Based on many players feedback, there are numerous adjustments made to Zhongli character
- The auto-attack damage is scaling from HP(1.39% of Max HP).
- Elemental Skill, Stone Stele, Damage are also scaling from HP(1.9% of Max HP).
- 33% increase in Elemental Burst Damage of Zhongli’s Max HP.
- Hold Skill interruption resistance increased.
- Stone Stele is summoned when there are less than 2 geo elements nearby.
Change in Effect of Geo Resonance
The Enduring Rock effect is changed as mentioned below
Increases shield strength by 15%. Additionally, characters protected by a shield will have the following special characteristics: DMG dealt increased by 15%, dealing DMG to enemies will decrease their Geo RES by 20% for 15s.
Geo Shield Effect Change:
150% Physical DMG & Elemental DMG Absorption
So, what do you guys think of these leaks based on the 1.3 update of Genshin Impact? We strongly suggest you take these leaks as a grain of salt as nothing mentioned in these leaks are confirmed or approved by miHoYo in any way. Genshin Impact is available on Android, iOS, PC, PS4, and is currently in development for Nintendo Switch and PS5.