Updated on May 24, 8:24 p.m. GMT+8: Updated based on 4.7 special program.

Updated on April 23, 2:10 p.m. GMT+8: Updated Arlecchino and added Sethos, Sigewinne, and Clorinde.

Does Paimon know everyone in Teyvat?

As the HoYoverse online RPG gets bigger and better with every new region, bright-eyed travelers might have a hard time remembering all the Genshin Impact characters they meet on their adventures.

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How to farm Sand Grease Pupa in Genshin Impact

You may know the electrifying presence of Raiden Shogun, but do you still remember the name of the Electro Bow user who carries out her orders? And no, it’s definitely not Fischl.

To help you out, here’s a complete list of Genshin characters, including their element, nation/region, release version, and character event wish.

Full list of released Genshin Impact characters

As of version 4.5, developer HoYoverse has officially introduced 80 playable characters in-game, including the Traveler. The latest characters to join the world of Teyvat were Fontaine’s Chiori, a 5-star Geo Sword user and Liyue’s Xianyun, a 5-star Anemo Catalyst user.

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All Fatui Harbingers in Genshin Impact

Here is a complete list of all release characters in Genshin Impact according to their release version:

Characters in Version 1.0

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATION
AmberPyro4-starBowMondstadt
BarbaraHydro4-starCatalystMondstadt
BeidouElectro4-starClaymoreLiyue
BennettPyro4-starSwordMondstadt
ChongyunCryo4-starClaymoreLiyue
DilucPyro5-starClaymoreMondstadt
FischlElectro4-starBowMondstadt
JeanAnemo5-starSwordMondstadt
KaeyaCryo4-starSwordMondstadt
KeqingElectro5-starSwordLiyue
KleePyro5-starCatalystMondstadt
LisaElectro4-starCatalystMondstadt
MonaHydro5-starCatalystMondstadt
NingguangGeo4-starCatalystLiyue
NoelleGeo4-starClaymoreMondstadt
QiqiCryo5-starSwordLiyue
RazorElectro4-starClaymoreMondstadt
SucroseAnemo4-starCatalystMondstadt
TravelerAdaptive5-starSwordN/A
VentiAnemo5-starBowMondstadt
XianglingPyro4-starPolearmLiyue
XingqiuHydro4-starSwordLiyue
GENSHIN IMPACT Liyue Harbor Series: Character Stand - Xingqiu
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VIEW PRICE: Liyue Harbor Series: Character Stand – Xingqiu

Characters in Version 1.1

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
DionaCryo4-starBowMondstadt
Tartaglia (Childe)Hydro5-starBowSnezhnaya (Introduced in Liyue)Farewell of Snezhnaya
XinyanPyro4-starClaymoreLiyue
ZhongliGeo5-starPolearmLiyueGentry of Hermitage
GENSHIN IMPACT Liyue Harbor Series: Character Stand - Zhongli
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VIEW PRICE: Liyue Harbor Series: Character Stand – Zhongli

Characters in Version 1.2

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
AlbedoGeo5-starSwordMondstadtSecretum Secretorum
GanyuCryo5-starBowLiyueAdrift in The Harbor

Characters in Version 1.3

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
Hu TaoPyro5-starPolearmLiyueMoment of Bloom
XiaoAnemo5-starPolearmLiyueInvitation to Mundane Life
GENSHIN IMPACT Liyue Harbor Series: Character Stand - Xiao
Credit: HoYoverse
VIEW PRICE: Liyue Harbor Series: Character Stand – Xiao

Characters in Version 1.4

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATION
RosariaCryo4-starPolearmMondstadt
Mondstadt Themed Series Character Stand - Rosaria
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VIEW PRICE: Mondstadt Themed Series Character Stand – Rosaria

Characters in Version 1.5

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
EulaCryo5-starClaymoreMondstadtBorn of Ocean Swell
YanfeiPyro4-starCatalystLiyue
GENSHIN IMPACT Liyue Harbor Series: Character Stand - Yanfei
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VIEW PRICE: Liyue Harbor Series: Character Stand – Yanfei

Characters in Version 1.6

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
Kaedehara KazuhaAnemo5-starSwordInazuma (Introduced in Liyue)Leaves in the Wind
Inazuma City Themed Series Character Stand - Kaedehara Kazuha
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VIEW PRICE: Inazuma City Themed Series Character Stand – Kaedehara Kazuha


Official art of Traveler, Mona, and Fischl in Genshin Impact
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Characters in Version 2.0

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
Kamisato AyakaCryo5-starSwordInazumaThe Heron’s Court
SayuAnemo4-starClaymoreInazuma
YoimiyaPyro5-starBowInazumaTapestry of Golden Flames
Inazuma City Themed Series Character Stand - Yoimiya
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VIEW PRICE: Inazuma City Themed Series Character Stand – Yoimiya

Characters in Version 2.1

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
AloyCryo5-starBowNora from Horizon Zero Dawn franchise
Kujou SaraElectro4-starBowInazuma
Raiden ShogunElectro5-starPolearmInazumaReign of Serenity
Sangonomiya KokomiHydro5-starCatalystInazumaDrifting Luminescence
Inazuma City Themed Series Character Stand - Sangonomiya Kokomi
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VIEW PRICE: Inazuma City Themed Series Character Stand – Sangonomiya Kokomi

Characters in Version 2.2

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATION
ThomaPyro4-starPolearmInazuma
Inazuma City Themed Series Character Stand - Thoma
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VIEW PRICE: Inazuma City Themed Series Character Stand – Thoma

Characters in Version 2.3

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
Arataki IttoGeo5-starClaymoreInazumaOni’s Royale
GorouGeo4-starBowInazuma
GENSHIN IMPACT Inazuma City Themed Series Character Stand - Gorou
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VIEW PRICE: Inazuma City Themed Series Character Stand – Gorou

Characters in Version 2.4

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
ShenheCryo5-starPolearmLiyueThe Transcendent One Returns
Yun JinGeo4-starPolearmLiyue
GENSHIN IMPACT Liyue Harbor Series: Character Stand - Yun Jin
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VIEW PRICE: Liyue Harbor Series: Character Stand – Yun Jin

Characters in Version 2.5

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
Yae MikoElectro5-starCatalystInazumaEverbloom Violet
Genshin Impact wish commandments
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Characters in Version 2.6

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
Kamisato AyatoHydro5-starSwordInazumaAzure Excursion
GENSHIN IMPACT Inazuma City Themed Series Character Stand - Kamisato Ayato
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VIEW PRICE: Inazuma City Themed Series Character Stand – Kamisato Ayato

Characters in Version 2.7

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
YelanHydro5-starBowLiyueDiscerner of Enigmas
Kuki ShinobuElectro4-starSwordInazuma
Inazuma City Themed Series Character Stand - Kuki Shinobu
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VIEW PRICE: Inazuma City Themed Series Character Stand – Kuki Shinobu

Character in Version 2.8

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
Shikanoin HeizouAnemo4-starCatalystInazuma
Inazuma City Themed Series Character Stand - Shikanoin Heizou
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VIEW PRICE: Inazuma City Themed Series Character Stand – Shikanoin Heizou

Characters in Version 3.0

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
ColleiDendro4-starBowSumeru
DoriElectro4-starClaymoreSumeru
TighnariDendro5-starBowSumeruViridescent Vigil
Sumeru City Themed Series Character Stand - Tighnari
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VIEW PRICE: Sumeru City Themed Series Character Stand – Tighnari

Characters in Version 3.1

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
CynoElectro5-starPolearmSumeruTwilight Arbiter
CandaceHydro4-starPolearmSumeru
NilouHydro5-starSwordSumeruTwirling Lotus
Sumeru City Themed Series Character Stand - Nilou
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VIEW PRICE: Sumeru City Themed Series Character Stand – Nilou

Characters in Version 3.2

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
NahidaDendro5-starCatalystSumeruThe Moongrass’ Enlightenment
LaylaCryo4-starSwordSumeru
Sumeru City Themed Series Character Stand - Layla
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VIEW PRICE: Sumeru City Themed Series Character Stand – Layla

Characters in Version 3.3

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
WandererAnemo5-starCatalystSumeru, Inzauma, SnezhnayaFrom Ashes Reborn
FaruzanAnemo4-starBowSumeru
Sumeru City Themed Series Character Stand - Wanderer
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VIEW PRICE: Sumeru City Themed Series Character Stand – Wanderer

Characters in Version 3.4

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
AlhaithamDendro5-starSwordSumeruCaution in Confidence
YaoyaoDendro4-starPolearmLiyue
GENSHIN IMPACT Liyue Harbor Series: Character Stand - Yaoyao
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VIEW PRICE: Liyue Harbor Series: Character Stand – Yaoyao

Characters in Version 3.5

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
DehyaPyro5-starClaymoreSumeruAuric Blaze
MikaCryo4-starPolearmMondstadt
Sumeru City Themed Series Character Stand - Dehya
Credit: HoYoverse
VIEW PRICE: Sumeru City Themed Series Character Stand – Dehya

Characters in Version 3.6

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
BaizhuDendro5-starCatalystSumeruImmaculate Pulse
KavehDendro4-starClaymoreSumeru
Sumeru City Themed Series Character Stand - Kaveh
Credit: HoYoverse
VIEW PRICE: Sumeru City Themed Series Character Stand – Kaveh

Characters in Version 3.7

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
KiraraDendro4-starSwordSumeru
Fontaine characters key visual from Genshin Impact
Credit: HoYoverse

Characters in Version 4.0

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
LyneyPyro5-starBowFontaineConjuring Chiaroscuro
LynetteAnemo4-starSwordFontaine
FreminetCryo4-starClaymoreFontaine

Characters in Version 4.1

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
NeuvilletteHydro5-starCatalystFontaineDecree of the Deeps
WriotheslyCryo5-starCatalystFontaineTempestuous Destiny
Neuvillette wallpaper in Genshin Impact
Credit: HoYoverse
Neuvillette materials: Best Genshin Impact farming routes and locations

Characters in Version 4.2

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
FurinaHydro5-starSwordFontaineChanson of Many Waters
CharlotteCryo4-starCatalystFontaine

Characters in Version 4.3

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
NaviaGeo5-starClaymoreFontaineIn the Name of the Rosula
ChevreusePyro4-starPolearmFontaine
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Characters in Version 4.4

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
XianyunAnemo5-starCatalystLiyuePasserine Herald
GamingPyro4-starClaymoreLiyue

Characters in Version 4.5

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
ChioriGeo5-starSwordFontaineOf Silken Clouds Woven

Characters in Version 4.6

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
ArlecchinoPyro5-StarPolearmSnezhnaya (Introduced in Fontaine)The Hearth’s Ashen Shadow

Characters in Version 4.7

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONCHARACTER EVENT WISH (ONLY FOR 5-STARS)
SethosElectroElectroBowSumeru
SigewinneHydro5-starBowFontaineRomaritime Meluserenity
ClorindeElectro5-starSwordFontaineIlluminating Lightning

Notable non-playable characters in Genshin Impact

Ayato and Ayaka in the Kamisato Estate in a Genshin Impact trailer.
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Throughout its various Archon and story quests, Genshin Impact teased a few standout characters that could take the main stage in future storylines.

Here’s a quick list of potentially playable characters in Genshin Impact and their first appearances:

NAMEELEMENTRARITYWEAPONNATIONFIRST APPEARANCE
DainsleifTBCTBCTBCKhaenri’ahBough Keeper: Dainsleif World Quest
Khaenri'ah Themed Series Character Stand - Dainsleif
Credit: HoYoverse
VIEW PRICE: Khaenri’ah Themed Series Character Stand – Dainsleif

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