A recent Genshin Impact leak reveals an event-exclusive NPC set to look during the flagship event for that Version 3.8 update.
A recent leak from Genshin Impact has revealed a brand new unique NPC expected to look in the upcoming Version 3.8 included in its main event. While the massively popular RPG from HoYoverse has a sizable cast of playable characters for players to get, the game's updates have featured lots of popular Genshin Impact NPCs too. Characters from Mondstadt like The Cat's Tail owner Margaret have often featured in events, although some like Sumeru's Dunyarzad play major roles within the story. Now, leaks are teasing a brand new event-exclusive NPC for Version 3.8.
Genshin Impact's Version 3.8, likely to release at the beginning of July, has seen lots of leaks concerning the plethora of content visiting the final Sumeru version. The update is likely to bring with it a brand new limited-time event region, known as "Penumbra," having a story starring characters like Klee and Eula. Version 3.8 will reportedly also welcome the game's newest skins, with Klee and Kaeya receiving new looks throughout the patch. 3.8's main event is rumored to revolve around the Oceanid enemies, and a brand new NPC may further that connection.
A recent leak from trusted Genshin Impact leaker Merlin Impact has revealed a brand new NPC set to reach with the Version 3.8 update, supplying the name "Idyia" for that character. The character's design has a heavily blue color scheme with light blue hair, blue eyes, and blue tones throughout her outfit. Not much is known concerning the role Idyia will have, however, many fans have previously speculated that they may be the humanoid type of one from the game's Oceanids. Idyia will debut using the release of Version 3.8, currently likely to launch on July 5. The leak is visible on Twitter.
Idyia's speculated link with the Oceanids gives the Penumbra region another tie toward the game's next major region. Penumbra continues to be heavily suggested to do something as a lead-in towards the upcoming region of Fontaine, featuring characters and design elements in line with the region. In-game lore has additionally previously revealed Fontaine was the initial homeland of the game's Oceanid enemies, one of which currently resides in Liyue. Fontaine's Version 4.0 update is considered to be released directly following the conclusion of Version 3.8.
With Fontaine reportedly just a few months away, leaks have previously started to reveal lots of content in the game's next region. HoYoverse's recent Special Program for Genshin Impact's Version 3.7 update gave the very first official teaser for Fontaine, revealing the Traveler one of the region's aquatic life. The new region has additionally seen a number of its initial characters in the lineup leaked, together with Charlotte serving as the very first Fontaine character to look in-game. HoYoverse looks to become ramping in the excitement for Fontaine through the coming weeks.
Genshin Impact can be obtained now for PC, PS4, PS5, and cellular devices. A Switch version is in development.