Genshin Affect 4.0 Trailer Exhibits New Fontaine Area, Lyney, Lynette, and Freminet, Extra

Rumors have been working rampant for a while, however as we speak HoYoverse formally pulled the wraps off Genshin Affect’s main 4.0 replace. As anticipated, 4.0 introduces the brand new area of Fontaine, a water-themed land described as a “hub of tradition, artwork, and expertise.” Mainly, the area has a little bit of a European, steampunk flare to it. In accordance with HoYoverse, in Fontaine “trials have change into vital public occasions on the Opera Epiclese” and the newest core Archon story quest will see gamers “witness a masterful magic present by Lyney and Lynette in addition to an ongoing trial.” You’ll additionally have the ability to discover and even interact in battles underwater in Fontaine. You’ll be able to take a look at the overview trailer for Genshin Affect 4.0, beneath.

In fact, probably the most thrilling a part of any replace for a lot of followers are the brand new lineup of characters, with 4.0 providing up the 5-star Lyney and 4-star Lynette and Freminet. Right here’s a fast rundown on them…

  • Lyney is a 5-star Pyro bow-wielder. His Elemental Talent unleashes a barrage of fireworks, whereas his Elemental Burst turns him right into a “Grim-Malkin Cat” that will increase his motion pace and permits him to do Pyro harm to something he bumps into.
  • Lynette is a 4-star Anemo sword-wielder. Her Elemental Talent is a sword thrust that may restore her HP, and her Elemental Burst will summon a “Bogglecat Field” that draws enemy aggro whereas dealing harm.
  • Lastly, Freminet is a 4-star Cryo claymore-wielder. His Elemental Talent causes him to enter the particular state “Pers Time” that enables him to inflict Shatter and different highly effective assaults. His Elemental Burst will enable him to deal Cryo AoE harm and additional buff his Elemental Talent.

Lyney and Lynette shall be obtainable to unlock through Genshin Affect’s gacha system immediately when 4.0 drops, whereas Freminet will debut a bit later. As common, HoYoverse additionally teases various different characters who will arrive with 4.0 updates. We see Furina (the Hydro Archon), Neuvillette (the decide man with the lengthy hair), Navia (the fancy-looking girl with the hat and the lengthy blonde hair), and Clorinde (the lady with the sword within the captain’s uniform).

Apparently, HoYoverse can be promising some enhancements to the PlayStation variations of the sport, together with International Illumination, quicker loading, and gyroscopic aiming.

Genshin Affect 4.0 launches on PC, PS4, PS5, and cellular gadgets on August 16.

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