Genshin Impact 2.1 livestream revealed a ton of information about the upcoming update. Fans are very excited to see that the upcoming version 2.1 will bring whole new locations added to Inazuma and a lot of new features which include a new fishing system, the Lunar Realm event, new Serenitea Pot to raise Ornamental Fish, and an expanding storyline of Raiden Shogun along with addition of three new characters.
Genshin Impact – Initial Top-Up Bonus Reset
After the Genshin Impact Version 2.1 update, each top-up level of Genesis Crystals in the Crystal Top-Up page will be reset to provide a double bonus for the first top-up.
— Genshin Impact (@GenshinImpact) August 20, 2021
The upcoming version 2.1 update is likely to come out on September 1 as per the previous trends. The Genshin Impact 2.1 banner will feature Kujou Sara, Sangonomiya Kokomi, Aloy from Horizon Zero Dawn and Raidan Shogun, who has already been introduced in the game but isn’t playable.
1. Kujou Sara
Kujou Sara will be sharing a banner with Raiden Shogun and will come out when version 2.1 update goes live. Kujou Sara is a 4-star powerful electro character with unique Tengu abilities. Her Elemental Skill is known as Tengu Stormcall and her Elemental Burst is known as Subjugation: Koukou Sentou, which summons lightning and causes massive damage.
Genshin Impact has also announced a crossover with Horizon Zero Dawn, which will bring Aloy to the game. Aloy is a 5-star character and will possess Cryo elemental abilities and several combat skills. Players can unlock a special 4-star bow for Aloy. She will go live in version 2.1 only for PlayStation users. Aloy will be available on other platforms in version 2.2.
3. Raiden Shogun
Raiden Shogun was already revealed a couple of months ago and has been one of the most anticipated characters for the version 2.1 update. The Electro Archon, Raiden Shogun also known as Baal is the God of Eternity. She will be introduced with Kujou Sara and will be officially available from day 1 from the update launch.
4. Sangonomiya Kokomi
The second banner of Genshin Impact 2.1 will introduce Kokomi and players will be able to get their hands on Kokomi after September 21. She is the military advisor and resourceful leader of the Sangonomiya resistance.