Genshin Impact gets a brand-new upgrade this month that includes the video game’s very first map growth, designer miHoYo has actually revealed.

The 1.2 upgrade, due out on 23rd December 2020 on all variations of the free-to-download action RPG, is called The Chalk Prince and the Dragon. The trailer is listed below:

The brand-new map location is called Dragonspine, a frozen range of mountains set south of Mondstadt. Expect distinct animals, a lost ancient civilisation and dishes for several four-star weapons.

There’s likewise a brand-new weather condition mechanic by means of the Sheer Cold bar. This indicates you need to keep warm in fight and expedition. The Chalk Prince and the Dragon is the name of the brand-new seasonal occasion, which happens in Dragonspine.

Here’s the main blurb:

“Travelers will sign up with Albedo, the genius Chief Alchemist and Captain of the Investigation Team of Mondstadt’s Knights of Favonius, to examine a sword with mystical power referred to as the Festering Desire. By taking part in the seasonal occasion, gamers can not just acquire and totally improve the Festering Desire however likewise redeem abundant benefits from the occasion store, consisting of the Crown of Insight.”

Two brand-new first-class characters, Albedo and Ganyu, are included as playable characters. Here’s the information:

“Featured in the upcoming The Chalk Prince and the Dragon questline, Albedo is a young yet famous genius alchemist in Mondstadt, wielding a sword and the power of geo. Ganyu is a half human, half-adeptus Cyro archer who acts as an emissary and secretary for the Liyue Qixing.”

Genshin Impact took pleasure in the “greatest worldwide launch of a Chinese video game ever” when it came out in September. But it is not without debate. In October the video game was discovered to censor a variety of words, consisting of Taiwan and Hong Kong. And in November, Genshin Impact’s site relatively dripped some gamers’ contact number.