HoYoverse today introduced Genshin Impact’s Version 3.5, “Windblume’s Breath,” arriving on March 1st 2023. The update will celebrate the return of the Windblume Festival and start a new adventure deep into the Abyss Order.
Meanwhile, there will be two new characters, Dehya and Mika, added to the banners
Genshin Impact Windblume Festival
Windblume Festival returns to Mondstadt as springtime approaches. Players can expect event challenges, rewards, and reunions in the City of Freedom. Limited time mini games include “Ballads of Breeze”, a rhythm game, “Floral Pursuit”, a maze chase game, and “Breezy Snapshots”, a photo touring mode.
The festival will feature characters from faraway Sumeru, as Collei revisits Mondstadt with Tighnari and Cyno.
Dehya & Mika Joins The Adventure
Dehya, which appeared in the Sumeru patch, is a Pyro claymore user. Her Elemental
Skill can create a fiery field that not only deals Pyro damage to enemies within it but also transfers part of the damage taken by her teammates to herself. With her elemental Burst, Dehya casts aside her claymore and strikes her enemies with fists and a stylish kick. Dehya will appear in the first half of Version 3.5, and will be available in the Standard Wish banner after Version 3.6.
Another new character, Mika is a polearm Cryo character. He can also target enemies with a crossbow and increase attack speed and physical damage of his teammates while using his Elemental Skill. Also, this four-star character can further help teammates regain HP constantly with his Elemental Burst. Mika will be available at the second half of of Version 3.5.
Cyno, Ayaka & Shenhe Reruns
Cyno will have his rerun in the first half of Genshin Impact Version 3.5’s Event Wishes. Kamisayo Ayaka & Shenhe’s rerun will occur at the second half.
Dehya’s Story Quest, Faruzan Hangout Event & Dainsleif Returns In Archon Quest
Version 3.5 will also bring Dehya’s story quest, and Faruzan will have her hangout event. The Traveler will team up with Dainsleif and Kaeya to find out more about their lost sibling and the Abyss Order.
More Optimisations & Updates
Players will soon get an extra Intertwined Fate for each Archon Quest completed. The newly added Genius Invokation TCG will also see updates, including three new Character Cards featuring Eula, Sangonomiya Kokomi, and Kujou Sara, as well as another limited run of “Heated Battle Mode,” where Elemental Dice required for playing cards and casting Character Skills will be reduced.
Genshin Impact Version 3.5 will arrive on March 1. For more information
and updates, please visit Genshin Impact’s official website or follow @GenshinImpact on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook.