Wondering what the next Genshin Impact banner is? Genshin Impact banners adhere to a pretty regular schedule. Each update arrives with a new banner that lasts around three weeks, and after it expires, it’s followed by a second banner which also lasts roughly three weeks, at which point it’s update time once again.
This means even though we hear rumours of new Genshin Impact characters arriving in forthcoming updates, we won’t know their exact release date until we know which banner they will be a part of, and whether it’ll be the first or second banner in the update. Occasionally, banners don’t stick to this schedule – most notably, update 1.3 had three two-week banners, so that Hu Tao’s banner didn’t cross over with the Chinese New Year.
Typically, each limited character banner – or Event Wish – contains a five-star character, and three four-star characters. There’s also a Weapon banner – Epitome Invocation – which runs alongside each character banner, and features different weapons each time. Here’s everything you need to know about the current and upcoming Genshin Impact banners.
Genshin Impact Current Event Banner
The current Character Event Wish is Sparkling Steps. It runs between June 9 and June 29. The featured characters in this banner are:
Genshin Impact current weapon banner
The featured items in the current Epitome Invocation are:
- Skyward Pride
- Lost Prayer to the Sacred Winds
- Mitternachts Waltz
- Lion’s Roar
- The Bell
- Favonius Lance
- The Widsith
Genshin Impact upcoming Event Banners
What’s the next Character Event Wish after Eula? The Genshin Impact 1.6 update trailer revealed Kazuha is set to make his debut in the Leaves in the Wind banner after Sparkling Steps. Two new weapons will be joining the game in 1.6: a five-star Sword named Freedom-Sworn, and Mitternachts Walts, a four-star bow.
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We’ll let you know as soon as new Genshin Impact banners are revealed, but for now, we’ve got a guide to the new Genshin Impact Inazuma region, plus Genshin Impact hangout guides, and the best Genshin Impact builds for each character.