June 20, 2024

Honkai Star Rail has simply formally confirmed that Penacony is coming within the Honkai Star Rail 2.0 replace. The most recent Developer Radio — named Penacony Particular Version, gave us a quick have a look at the upcoming 1.6 and a pair of.0 replace. We additionally acquired a brand new have a look at Black Swan with a few of her lore updates.

We have been all excited after the Penacony trailer launch from HoYoverse in The Recreation Awards 2023 and it’s nice to lastly get an official replace on the upcoming 2.0 model, with the Honkai Star Rail 1.6 Livestream set to launch in just a few days.

Black Swan’s New Drip Advertising

Black Swan’s new drip marketing was introduced alongside the Developer Radio: Penacony Particular Version. The tweet mentions her as ‘A Memokeeper of the Backyard of Recollection’ and describes her as a mysterious and stylish soothsayer, who bears a heat smile and is prepared to patiently heed the phrases and feels strongly about accumulating distinctive recollections.

Black Swan Drip Marketing  Honkai Star Rail
Supply: HoyoLab

She makes use of her smile and willingness to heed the phrases of one other as a “pretext to enter ‘recollections’ and acquire a comprehension over the move of all data”. General her character seems to be very fashionable and has already created fairly a stir within the fanbase.

Honkai Star Rail Penacony Particular Version Updates

The most recent Developer Radio from Honkai Star Rail featured a ton of recent updates, together with new Mild Cones, a brand new Relic Salvage characteristic, much-needed adjustments to the Filter and Relic leveling operate, and far more. Let’s take an in depth have a look at every of the updates.

New Mild Cones Coming to Forgotten Corridor Retailer

The most recent Developer Radio revealed that a brand new batch of Mild Cones will probably be launched within the Mild Cone Manifest retailer inside the Forgotten Halls. That is wonderful information for F2P gamers, as they’ll purchase new higher mild cones with Lucent Afterglow (in-game foreign money).

New light cones coming to the light cone manifest store

The Mild Cone Manifest Retailer already options some wonderful 4* Mild Cones, like The Seriousness of Breakfast and Quid Professional Quo, so I count on a number of the new Mild Cones to be equally good.

New Relic Salvageable Gadgets

The Honkai Star Rail 2.0 replace can even permit gamers to Salvage relics into Misplaced Gold Fragments, that are used for leveling Relics. At present, Relics could be instantly used for leveling different Relics, however they take an excessive amount of area and make the leveling course of take much more time than wanted.

With the ability to convert the Relics into Misplaced Gold Fragments will make leveling Relics quite a bit faster whereas additionally preserving your Relic stock clear. Moreover, the replace can even add the Discard Relic operate.

Modifications to the Relic Leveling & Stock Filter

From the two.0 Honkai Star Rail replace, gamers will be capable of choose the ‘Improve to the Subsequent Stage possibility’, which can solely stage the Relic previous the following stage threshold of the brand new Sub stat roles— this manner gamers can rapidly function for random entries on their new Relics.

The relic stock filter can even get an replace. The Filter operate will now be capable of filter particular sub stats of the Relics and it’ll additionally work when filtering a selected Relic set.

New Relic salvage and filter update

They’re additionally planning to introduce a brand new Relic Set Advice operate (launch date nonetheless unknown). The present Relic advice system is just not very helpful and HoYoverse plans to enhance on it by analyzing the large information of different Trailblazers’ Relic utilization.

Orlay Crossroads System

Orlay Crossroads System is one other cool new replace coming to Honkai Star Rail 2.0. It’s going to manage each mission within the sport — Trailblaze missions, Companion missions, Trailblaze Continuances, and sure Journey Missions — based mostly on their timeline and places.

It is going to be accessible as a tree diagram, and gamers will be capable of entry every mission and make clear the relationships between the totally different missions.

New Path Supplies and Calyxes

Calyx Golden Honkai Star Rail

The Honkai Star Rail 1.6 replace will introduce a brand new Path materials — Tears of Goals. This can be a common materials and can be utilized to interchange Path Supplies for Traces or ascending Mild Cones. So, when you’ve inadequate Path supplies, you may merely use the Tears of Goals as an alternative. With the 1.6 replace, all gamers will get Tears of Goals as a present via their Mailbox.

Aside from that, the Honkai Star Rail 2.0 replace can even introduce a number of new Calyx (Crimson phases). The replace can even add 6 new Calyx (Golden) phases throughout Xianzhou Luofu and Penacony. Additionally, Calyxes (Golden) will drop supplies which might be obtainable via defeating common enemies, on high of those obtainable at present.

Honkai Star Rail 2.0 replace will carry many much-needed adjustments to the sport. We’d love your ideas on the upcoming updates and the brand new characters.

Sanmay Chakrabarti

An outdated soul who loves CRPGs and Souls-Prefer to loss of life. Takes pleasure in simplifying “Complicated and Exhausting” video games for informal gamers with tailor-made guides and movies. He likes to discover new locations, learn fantasy fiction, watch anime, and create wacky character builds in his off time.