Even though the 2.8 update is a month away, leaks and rumors regarding the banners, events and other aspects of the update have flooded the internet. A recent data miner gave the players, Genshin Impact 2.8 banner leaks revealing the upcoming new and old characters in the game.
As announced officially, the 2.8 update of Genshin Impact is going to be released on 13th July. Players will be able to see a new character, Shikanoin Heizou whose drip marketing was done a few days ago. Apart from him, leaks have revealed the upcoming rerun characters.
Genshin Impact 2.8 banner leaks: Every character speculated so far
As the content of 2.7 update has already been revealed through the special program, players are eyeing towards the next update that is going to introduce the first male catalyst user in the game. Recently, Genshin Impact 2.8 banner leaks provided by a questionable leaker provided us with the possible upcoming characters.
According to the Genshin Impact 2.8 banner leaks, the first phase of the update will see the rerun banner of Klee whereas the second phase will consist the rerun banner of Kazuha where Shikanoin Heizou will be present as a 4-star character. Here is what we know so far.
Klee is a Monstadt character mainly known for her explosive Pyro application. She got her rerun banner in the 1.6 update during the Golden Apple Archipelago arrival. As the 2.8 update is going to bring the island back, speculations as well as leaks suggest that she is going to appear in the first banner phase which means she will return in the game on 13th July.
Kazuha + Heizou
One of the most anticipated rerun banner is that of the 5-star Anemo character Kazuha who is one of the best characters for Spiral Abyss. Genshin Impact 2.8 banner leaks claim that Kazuha will feature in the event wish banner during the second phase. It is likely that Shikanoin Heizou, the last Inazuman character will feature in this banner as he’s a 4 star character.
The last rumored character that will get her rerun banner is the Pyro-bow user Yoimiya. She’s an Inazuman character who recently featured in the Inazuman festival cutscene. Players can expect her first rerun on 2.8 update second phase which means her banner will release on 4th August.
These Genshin Impact 2.8 banner leaks are currently termed as questionable which implies that players should wait for more confirmations from other sources.